The Union Recorder

February 18, 2014

Day Book, Feb. 18, 2014


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Shiloh Baptist Church, 204 Harrisburg Road, will hold a health fair Feb. 22 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public is invited. There will be blood pressure, blood sugar, hearing and visual screenings. Other free assessments will be available. There will also be domestic violence education and healthy lifestyle information.

The Lions Club will hold a fundraising Spaghetti Dinner at Crockett’s Cafeteria Feb. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased from Lions Club members or at Crockett’s.

AARP Foundation TaxAide volunteers will be in the area from Feb. 2 through April 15. To apply visit www.aarp.org/taxaide.

All high school students in Georgia’s 10th Congressional District are invited to participate in the 2014 Congressional Art Competition. The winning artist will be recognized nationally and be eligible for a collegiate art scholarship. For competition guidelines visit www.broun.house.gov/kids/art.htm. Deadline is April 1. For more information contact Jessica.Hayes@mail.house.gov or 706-564-1286.



Tuesday, Feb. 18

10:30 a.m.: A Senior Olympic badminton club will be held at the Baldwin County Recreation Department gym.

11 a.m.-1 p.m.: Cafe Central is open every Tuesday at Freedom Church in Milledgeville. A free meal will be served to everyone who comes. For information on volunteering call 478-453-4400.

11 a.m.: The public is invited to attend a weekly meeting at the Collins P. Lee Center at 237 Harrisburg Road to discuss plans for the Lucille Harris Community Garden and Solomon Harris Walking Trail, as well as to hear updates about efforts by the Parks & Recreation Dept., Milledgeville Community Garden Association, Baldwin Family Connection and the Habitat for Humanity Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. For more information contact the Wards at 478-453-2565 or Barbara Vann at 478-452-5726.

Noon: The Grumman Retiree Club Peach Pit Chapter meets at Golden Corral.

12:30 p.m.: The Eatonton Duplicate Bridge Club, an official member of the American Contract Bridge League, meets at the Plaza Arts Center, 305 N. Madison Ave. in Eatonton. For more information contact Betty Roper at 706-467-3079.

12:45 p.m.: The Milledgeville Kiwanis Club meets at the Milledgeville Country Club. Visitors are welcome to the program and to lunch with a club sponsor.

3:30-4:30 p.m.: The Baldwin County Healthcare Coalition meets in the Education Room at ORMC, 821 N. Cobb St.

6 p.m.: The County Commission meets in the Baldwin County Courthouse in Room 319.

7 p.m.: The Sweet Georgia Sound Sweet Adeline Chorus meets at St. Peter Claver auditorium in Macon to practice, socialize and sing. It is for women only. 478-335-3010.

7 p.m.: Georgia’s Old Captial Museum Society presents guest speaker Larry Smith, great-great grandson of Judge Thomas Jefferson Smith as the winter lecturer in the Evenings with History series in the Legislative Chamber of the Old Capitol Building, 201 E. Greene St.

7:30 p.m.: The Baldwin County chapter of the NAACP meets at Flagg Chapel Baptist Church.