The Union Recorder

August 12, 2013

Day Book, August 12, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Local meetings and events.

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.



Monday, Aug. 12

Noon-4 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 building at Oconee Regional Medical Center. For information or to volunteer call 478-457-2124.

Noon: Fifties Plus meets at the Milledgeville FUMC on Log Cabin Road and is open to everyone. For more information on meetings and lunch, call the church office at 478-452-4597.

5-7 p.m.: Mary Vinson Memorial Library and Digital Bridges host a Computer Clinic at the Library, 151 S. Jefferson St. 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 daniel@thedigitalbridges.org to reserve your slot or volunteer.

7 p.m.: The Baldwin County Democratic Committee will have its quarterly meeting at the Allied Arts building, 201 N. Wayne St. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend. Two of the special guests for the meeting will be Commissioner Sammy Hall, Chairman of the Baldwin County Commissioners, and State President of the AFL-CIO Union Richard Ray. For more information contact Chairman of the Democratic Party Quentin T. Howell or Secretary Latonya N. Howell at 478-414-1120.

7 p.m.: BINGO is held at the American Legion on Log Cabin Road. No one under the age of 18 is permitted. Refreshments are sold by the Ladies Auxiliary. 478-452-8538

7:30 p.m.: Milledgeville Jaycees meet at Walter B. Williams Jr. Park.

7:30 p.m.: The Oconee River Buskers Square Dance Club meets at the Walter B. Williams Recreation Center.