The Union Recorder

June 21, 2013

Day Book, June 21, 2013

Day Book

The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Milledgeville Players are holding auditions June 20 at 6:30 p.m.

June 22 the Kappa League will hold a Karwash/Yard Sale at Century Bank on North Columbia Street. All proceeds from the event will be sent to Moore, Okla. in support of tornado victims.

The Sallie Ellis Davis Cultural Arts Center presents A Credit to the Race: The Presence, Problems and Portrayal of African-Americans at Work. Movies will be shown as part of the event. On June 25 “Nothing But A Man” will be played. On June 27 at 6 p.m. Dr. Mark Huddle will present the Juneteenth Lecture.

Allied Arts will sponsor an Adult Printmaking Workshop on Thursday, June 20 from 6 - 9 p.m. in the Allen's Market Building. Call 478-452-3950 or visit

Central State Hospital Local Redevelopment Authority has partnered with Z97 to host a free concert open to the Milledgeville community in hopes of providing a fun, family friendly experience. The concert will be held June 22 at Central State Hospital's Pecan Grove. Free Lance Ruckus and Fall Line Ramblers will be performing. The event will begin at 5 and will conclude around 9 p.m. Throughout June the Animal Rescue Foundation Inc. (ARF) will hold a cat adoption special. The adoption fee special is $25 for teenage and adult cats that have been at the shelter since before May 20. ARF is open Monday, Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. and Tuesday and Wednesday from 5 - 7 p.m. ARF is located at 711 S. Wilkinson St. Call 478-454-1273, check Facebook or visit

Allied Arts is hosting Summer Art Camps for Youth that will take place through June and July. For more information call 478-452-3950 or visit

Maddox Investing in America Inc. will provide free sack lunches to children in low-income areas on Saturdays and Sundays during the summer. Volunteers are needed to help package and deliver the lunches. To volunteer call Timothy and Tarneshia Maddox at 478-696-0112 or 478-234-9283.

June 3 - July 19 the Baldwin County Nutrition Department will provide free meals to children. (No meals will be served July 4-5.) The meals will be served at Baldwin High School, Monday - Friday. Breakfast is from 7:30 - 9 a.m. and lunch is from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. A school bus will also deliver and serve lunches throughout the community. For information on locations and times contact 478-457-3315.

Friday, June 21

10 and 11:15 a.m.: Learning In Retirement will hold its Board Meeting at the Milledgeville Country Club. Lunch & Learn will follow. The 2013/14 Officers will also be installed. The guest speaker for Lunch & Learn will be Dr. Karen Berman, Director of Theatre at GC. She will speak of her career and experiences working with students and their many achievements at Georgia College. The cost of lunch is $13.

10 a.m. - noon: Digital Bridges Open Computer Clinic is open in the Knight Community Innovation Center, 127 W. Hancock St. Work station availability is limited. The clinic is designed to teach basic skills to adult beginning computer users. Participants may come with specific questions or for general knowledge. For more information call 478-387-0254 or e-mail to reserve your slot or to volunteer.

4 to 8 p.m.: The Fall Line Farmers Market will feature free samples of blackberries, blueberries, peaches, peach smoothies and peach ice cream. The market is held on the front lawn of First Presbyterian Church, 201 S. Wayne St. Local farmers and vendors will bring summer produce including vine-ripened tomatoes plus fresh shrimp, home-roasted coffees, raw and creamed honeys, baked goods, farm fresh eggs, arts and crafts. Georgia Bob's BBQ will be on site serving up Barbecue and Chicken Salad "to go" or to enjoy while you linger to hear live music from Hott with Harry Leggs, a Nashville band with local roots, featuring Milledgeville's own Sherry and Shawn Peterson. The band performs classic rock favorites from 5 to 8 p.m. Bring your own chair or sit in one on site. For more information call 478-414-6433 or check out the Fall Line Farmers Market Facebook page.