January

1:

New Year's Day

First Hike, Fort Pillow

2: Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed
3: Halls City Board, 7pm
5:

Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm

Professional Development Day, No School

6: Teacher In-Service Day, No School
8: Deer Season Closes*
9:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

Henning City Board, 6pm

Lauderdale County Schools Resume Classes

12: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
13:

Report Cards Out

Season for Private Lands/Antlerless Deer Closes*

14: Young Sportsman Deer Hunt*
15: Young Sportsman Deer Hunt*
16:

M.L. King Jr. Day, No School

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

February

2:

Groundhog Day

Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm

6:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

7:

School Family/Teacher Conferences, 4-7pm

Progress Reports Out

9:

Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon

School Family/Teacher Conferences, 4-7pm

11: Chocolate Bliss
13:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

14: Valentine's Day
20:

Presidents' Day, No School

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

25: Fort Pillow 4-Mile Run
28: Rabbit and Quail Season Closes*

March

1: Ash Wednesday
2: Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm
6:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

8: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
12: Daylight Saving Time Begins
13:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

17: St. Patrick's Day
20:

First Day of Spring

Spring Break, No School

21: Spring Break, No School
22: Spring Break, No School
23: Spring Break, No School
24: Spring Break, No School

April

1:

April Fool's Day

Park Day at Fort Pillow

Turkey Season Opens*

3:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

4: Report Cards Out
6: Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm
9: Palm Sunday
10:

Passover Begins

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7 pm

13: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
14:

Good Friday, No School

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

15: Fort Pillow Easter Egg Hunt
16: Easter
22:

Earth Day

Fort Pillow Annual Living History Re-enactment

26: Administrative Professionals' Day
27: School Progress Reports Out
28: Arbor Day
29: Kids Wings at Veterans' Museum, 10am to 2pm

May

1:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

4:

National Day of Prayer

Halls City Election Day

Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm

5: Cinco de Mayo
6: 5K Bomber Run at Veterans' Museum
8:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

11: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
13: Lauderdale County Books from Birth Ms. Imagination Pageant
14:

Mother's Day

Turkey Season Closes*

18: Ripley High School Graduation
19: Halls High School Graduation
20: Armed Forces Day
26: Last Day of School, Report Cards Out
27: Fort Pillow Memorial Day Activities
28: Fort Pillow Memorial Day Activities
29:

Memorial Day

Ceremony at Halls Cemetery, 7 pm

Fort Pillow Memorial Day Activities

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

June

1:

Henning City Election Day

Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm

3: National Public Lands Day Hike at Fort Pillow
5:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

8: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
10: Fort Pillow Youth Fishing Rodeo
12:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

14:

Flag Day

Celebration at Veterans' Museum, 2pm

15: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
18: Father's Day
21: First Day of Summer

July

3:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

4:

Independence Day

Airplanes in Parade, Veterans' Museum

Fort Pillow Independence Day Celebration

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

6: Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm
10:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

13: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
14: Tomato Festival
15: Tomato Festival

August

3: Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm
7:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

10: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
11: Alex Haley Birthday Celebration
12: Alex Haley Birthday Celebration
14:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7 pm

September

2: Fort Pillow Labor Day Celebration
3: Fort Pillow Labor Day Celebration
4:

Labor Day

Fort Pillow Labor Day Celebration

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

5: Ripley City Board, 6pm
7: Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm
11:

Patriot Day

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

Festival of Quilts through October 5

14: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
22: First Day of Autumn
23: Veterans' Museum Golf Tournament at Dyersburg County Club, 8:30am

October

2:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

5:

Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm

Festival of Quilts Ends

9:

Columbus Day

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

12: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
16: Boss's Day
19: Veterans' Museum Ladies Fall Luncheon and Fashion Show, Noon
21: Fort Pillow Fall Festival
23: Breast Cancer B.O.B. Community Prayer and Balloon Release
26: Lauderdale County Commission on Aging Breast Cancer Awareness/Think Pink

November

2: Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm
5: Daylight Savings Time Ends
6:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

9: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
11: Program at Veterans' Museum, 2pm
13:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

23:

Thanksgiving

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

24:

After Thanksgiving Day Hike at Fort Pillow

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

December

4:

Henning City Board, 6pm

Ripley City Board, 6pm

Halls City Board, 7 pm

5: Christmas Remembrances Luncheon at Veterans' Museum, Noon
7:

Pearl Harbor Day

Lauderdale County School Board, 6pm

11:

Lauderdale County Commission, 6pm

Gates City Board, 7pm

14: Ripley Power & Light Board, Noon
21: First Day of Winter
24: Christmas Eve
25:

Christmas

Ripley Power & Light Offices Closed

31: New Year's Eve

*Please check www.tn.gov/twra for any changes in hunting dates.