The Union Recorder

November 13, 2013

Day Book, Nov. 13, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Georgia Center for Nonprofits will hold its second annual Georgia Gives Day Nov. 13. Visit www.gagivesday.org to learn more.

The Baldwin County Democratic Committee is hosting a forum on Affordable Healthcare reform Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. at GC’s Peabody Auditorium.

Creative Expressions presents Thriller: A Tribute to Michael Jackson Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. at the Goldstein Center of GMC, S. Elbert St. The event is free, but donations are appreciated.

Allied Arts will host the exhibition Speaking Highly of the South by Stan Strickland until Nov. 15. It will also accept entries to its Big Click competition Nov. 12-15. Mailed entries must be postmarked by Nov. 8. For entry details contact Allied Arts at 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.

The Morris-Little Post 6 American Legion, 231 Log Cabin Road, will host an auction to benefit the post and all its programs. The auction will begin at 9 a.m. Nov. 16. Items will include new, gently used items, tools, house hold goods and more. Contact 478-457-7717 or 478-453-0295 for more information.

A community trip to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino in Charlotte, N.C. is planned to depart the southside Piggly Wiggly at 8 a.m. Nov. 16. The group will also visit a flea market. For more information contact Sabrina Lee at 478-363-1205, 478-452-6584 or 478-456-5468.

A Pancake Breakfast benefiting Cafe Central will be held Nov. 16 at Longhorn Steakhouse. A plate is $8 and only 175 tickets are available. Contact Michelle Whitlow for a ticket, 706-308-0610.

The Oconee Regional Symphony Orchestra will host a fundraiser at Chick-fil-a Nov. 19 from 5-8 p.m. Members of the orchestra will perform holiday music inside the restaurant.

New Born Faith Cathedral, 111 Hardwick St., will hold a Fall Festival Nov. 22 from 5 to 10 p.m. There will be free food, live music, games and prizes. The festival is free.

A fundraiser benefiting Eugene “Mutt” Taylor will take place Nov. 23 at Foster’s Meat Market, 810 S. Elbert St. from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Barbecue chicken or fish plates will be sold for $7. For more information call 478-251-7493.

Salvation Army needs volunteers for bell ringers this holiday season. For more information contact Millie Day at 478-452-7511.

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.

The Baldwin County Health Department has flu vaccinations available. For more information contact the Health Department at 478-445-1574.



Wednesday, Nov. 13

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: Oconee Master Gardeners Association and the Putnam County Cooperative Extension will host Turf Grass Issues and Answers at the Putnam County Extension Office, 663 Godfrey Road, Eatonton. The presentation is free and open tot he public. For more information contact 706-485-4151.

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.

6 p.m.: Goldwing Road Riders Association Georgia Chapter 1 meets at the Golden Corral on North Columbia Street. Dinner is followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. All bikers and biker enthusiasts may attend.

6-8 p.m.: Northside Baptist Church, 1001 N. Jefferson St., offers free English lessons for non-English speakers. Free childcare is provided. Contact 478-452-6648.