The Union Recorder

August 10, 2013

Day Book, August 10, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — A motorcycle ride for The Donald E. Roach Sr. ALS Fund will take place on Aug. 10 at 8:30 a.m., beginning at the Milledgeville Mall. The event is to help raise money to assist Roach with getting a wheelchair accessible van. There is also a savings fund at MidSouth Credit Union under the name: Donald E. Roach Sr. ALS Fund. For more information contact Brad Bonner at 478-251-3087 or Mike Smith at 478-451-2965.

The Milledgeville Area Community Theatre for Youth will begin fall session on Aug. 13 and meet each Tuesday. Session I will be from 3-4 p.m. for ages 6-11 and Session II will be from 4:15-5:30 p.m. for ages 11 and up. Registration will be accepted through Aug. 12. Call Allied Arts at 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com for more information or to register.

The Girl Scouts will hold Parent Meetings at 6 p.m. Aug. 13 at Blandy Hills and Aug. 22 at Midway. A parent or legal guardian must accompany each girl. If unable to attend please contact Patsy Satterwhite at 478-968-5676 or patsysatterwhite@hotmail.com or Charlotte Williamson at cwilliamson@gshg.org.

The Oconee Regional Symphony Orchestra will hold auditions by appointment on Aug. 13 from 7-9 p.m. in Porter Hall at GCSU. To make an appointment e-mail david.johnson@gcsu.edu or call 478-445-7321. For more information visit www.oconeeregionalsymphonyorchestra.org or find them on Facebook. All musicians over the age of 16 who own their own instrument and can read music are encouraged and invited to audition.

The Fifth Annual Old Capitol City Classic 5K Road Race and 1-Mile Fun Run is accepting pre-registration until Aug. 21. The event is sponsored by the Oconee Regional Healthcare Foundation and will be held at the Medical Center, 821 N. Cobb St., on Aug. 31. Registration forms are available online at www.oconeeregional.com, www.runningintheusa.com and www.active.com. For more information contact Connie Pitirri-Wilson, 478-456-9866.

July 1-Aug. 31 Papa John’s Pizza will donate $1 to Georgia Cancer Support Group every time someone makes an online order with the promotional code: GCS10. For more information contact Robbie White at 478-731-9390 or Deborah Jones at 478-731-1446.



Saturday, Aug. 10

8 a.m.: The 100 Black Men of Milledgeville and Baldwin County meet at the Baldwin County Recreation Center on Highway 22. Mentees meet at 10 a.m.

9 a.m.: A yoga class taught by Xan Nichols is held at the Oconee River Greenway. Bring a yoga mat and/or towel as well as bug spray. All ages welcome. $3/1 hour session.

9 a.m.-noon: The Greenway Farmers Market is held at the Oconee River Greenway, Highway 22 East.

9 a.m.-2 p.m.: The Oconee Regional Chapter of Project Linus meets at Hope Lutheran Church, Highway 49. The Chapter is open to anyone who wants to provide needy children with a comforting blanket. Attendees should bring a drink.