The Union Recorder

November 14, 2013

Day Book, Nov. 14, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — 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 GC Max Noah Singers will present an “Empire State Evening” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $7 for GC faculty, staff and seniors, students are permitted for free. All proceeds benefit music scholarships. For more information call 478-445-8289.

The sixth annual Sara Willoughby Memorial Alex’s Lemonade Stand will be held Nov. 18-23 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. each day in the Park Tower lobby at Oconee Regional Medical Center. Proceeds benefit the program which helps fund childhood cancer research.

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.



Thursday, Nov. 14

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Harriet’s Closet, a free supply closet to help fill the needs of cancer patients, is open. The nonprofit organization dedicated to helping cancer patients in Central Georgia has relocated next door to Georgia Cancer Specialists at Oconee Regional Medical Center. For information or to volunteer call

478-457-2124.

11:45 a.m.: The Civitan Club of Baldwin County meets second and fourth Thursdays at the Golden Corral. Civitan’s main thrust worldwide is helping the physically and/or mentally challenged. Guests are invited to attend the meetings and enjoy lunch when accompanied by a member. For more information contact Priscilla Randall at 478-453-8369 or Jo Fraser at 478-453-5691.

Noon: The Rotary meets at the Country Club.

Noon: The Eatonton Kiwanis Club meets at Central Georgia Tech on the James Marshall bypass.

1 p.m.: The Eatonton Duplicate Bridge Club, an official member of the American Contract Bridge League, meets at the Eatonton Performing Arts Center at Madison Avenue in Eatonton. Come with a partner or e-mail Pat Turney at turney@plantationcable.net for a possible partner match.

2-5 p.m.: Free HIV testing at 900 Barrows Ferry Road. 478-445-5518.

5 p.m.: The Historic Preservation Commission meets at City Hall.

5:30 p.m.: The Baldwin Christian Learning Center holds its monthly meeting at Hope Lutheran Church.

5:30 p.m.: American Legion Morris-Little Post 6 meets at 231 Log Cabin Rd. for a meal followed by a guest speaker and business meeting. All members are encouraged to attend. For more information call John W. Griffin, Post 6 Commander, at

478-453-0295.

7 p.m.: The Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary of Post 6686 in Eatonton meets at the Post home, 793 Monticello Road. Dinner is provided and is followed by the meeting.

7 p.m.: The Sons of Confederate Veterans Old Capital Camp 688 meet at the Milledgeville County Club. A buffet dinner is served with a program to follow. 478-452-6633.

7:30 p.m.: Lake Country Twirlers is a square dance club that meets at the Harmony Association Building on Highway 44. Everyone is invited to come by, meet members, enjoy refreshments and see what fun square dancing can be. For more information call 706-468-5090 or visit www.LCTwirlers.group

site.com.

7:30 p.m.: Bingo is held at the American Legion Post 523 on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Refreshments will be sold. 478-452-1611.