Chaplinwood Health & Rehabilitation would like to remind the community that May 11-18 is National Nursing Home Week.
The Milledgeville Lions Club, assisted by Milledgeville fire fighters, will conduct its 29th Fishing for Sight fish-a-thon May 17 from 10 a.m. to noon (with a rain date of May 24). Kids five through 13 will compete for trophies at the Baldwin County Recreation Center’s big pond. Live bait, cane poles and a limited number of buckets will be provided.
DNR will offer free boating safety to all boaters in the Lake Sinclair area. Classes will be held at the Sinclair Marina, 170 Sinclair Marina Road, 478-451-0167. Classes will be offered May 19-20 from 6-9 p.m. For information on pre-registration contact the Region 4 DNR Law Enforcement Office, 2618 Shurling Drive, Macon, 478-751-6415.
The seventh annual Family Fun Day presented by Tracy Harper Productions will be held May 31 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Pecan Grove at Central State Hospital. The event will have free food and drinks as well as free games. There will also be a waterslide, a clown and music. Prizes will be given away. For information contact Tracy Harper 478-454-7556.
The YES Program is taking applications for the Baldwin High School Summer YES Program (June 2-26, Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-noon) for all rising ninth grade students. Applications are available at the front office of Baldwin High School or by e-mailing email@example.com. Enrollment is limited. No transportation will be provided.
Friday, May 16
10 a.m.: The LIR Board will meet at the Milledgeville Country Club. Lunch and Learn will follow at 11:15 a.m. Guest speaker will be former State Senator Johnny Grant. Lunch will be buffet style and the cost is $13.
Noon: As part of National Bike Month bicycle riders will commute to downtown Milledgeville and meet in front of City Hall where Mayor Richard Bentley will deliver a proclamation for National Bike Month. Everyone is invited to leave for lunch at Gringos after the proclamation where all riders attending the proclamation will receive a buy one get one free coupon for tacos.