The Union Recorder

September 4, 2013

Day Book, Sept. 4, 2013

Day Book


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Kiwanis Club of Milledgeville will be hosting the 2013 River Rat Race at the Oconee River Greenway Sept. 21. Pre-registration ends Sept. 2; you can register online at www.kiwanisclubofmilledgevillega.org, by mail (PO Box 1327, Milledgeville, Ga. 31059) or at Oconee Outfitters, 133 E. Hancock St. For more information visit the Kiwanis website or call Joe Mangum at 478-453-3458.

Heart Pine, a bluegrass band, will perform in Allen’s Market Building Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Marlor House 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.

The third annual Old Capital Fall Festival will be held at the Old Midway School, 725 Irwinton Road, on Sept. 7. Admission is free. For more information contact James Hill, 478-456-5153, or Franklin Walker, 912-583-0081.

JMA and Five O’Clock Somewhere Bar-B-Que are sponsoring a softball double header at 4 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the JMA softball fields. The event is family friendly and is to support National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Proceeds from the event will go to CURE Childhood Cancer, an Atlanta based organization. Children and families directly impacted by childhood cancer will be recognized. For more information contact Natasha Gainous at 478-696-3738 or ngainous@johnmilledge.org.

On Sept. 11 from 4:30-8:30 p.m. a Kids Community Party will be held at 341 Horne Ave. For more information call 478-363-3225.

Mark the Magic Man will host two shows on Sept. 14 at the W.E. Knox Civic Center, Gray, at 3 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children and VIP tickets are available. Proceeds will benefit the Help Camden Foundation.

The Oconee Regional Healthcare Foundation will host an Ice Gala on Sept. 21 at the GC Centennial Center. For more information and to buy tickets contact Connie Wilson at 478-454-3859 or cwilson@ormcinc.org.

AARP Baldwin County Chapter #5387 is sponsoring a community trip to Tunica and Memphis Sept. 22-28. For more information contact Barbara Vann at 478-452-5726 or 478-288-0213.

Allied Arts will host fall workshops in Allen’s Market Building. For more information call 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.

Court Appointed Special Advocates is seeking volunteers for its Fall training. If interested call 478-452-9170, visit ocmulgeecasa.org or contact Lori Muggridge at ocasalm@baldwin.k12.ga.us.



Wednesday, Sept. 4

7:30 a.m.: Lake Oconee Promise Keepers meets at The River of Life center on Scott Road. Jack Minchey 706-473-0431.

10:30 a.m.-noon: Free computer classes for seniors will be held at the Senior Citizens Center in Baldwin County.

Noon: Milledgeville Exchange Club meets at the Milledgeville Country Club.

1 p.m.: Falun Gong exercise class will be held at Central City Park (formerly Bonner Park) free of charge. Cultivate mind and body with five sets of easy-to-learn exercises good for all ages and all physical conditions. For more information call 478-453-4241.

1-3 p.m.: Digital Bridges Open Computer Clinic is open in the Knight Community Innovation Center, 127 W. Hancock St. Work station availability is limited. The clinic is designed to teach basic skills to adult beginning computer users. Participants may come with specific questions or for general knowledge. For more information call 478-387-0254 or e-mail colin@thedigitalbridges.org to reserve your slot or to volunteer.

4-6 p.m.: The School of Health Milledgeville Campus, the new allied health career college administered by Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA, will celebrate its ribbon-cutting and open house. Community members and prospective students are invited. Refreshments will be provided. The school is located at 2400 N. Columbia St. in the Milledgeville Mall.