The Union Recorder

September 19, 2013

Day Book, Sept. 19, 2013

Day Book


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Allied Arts will host fall workshops and classes. On Sept. 19 a class will be offered to tour the permanent collection and is geared toward youth 10 and older. On Sept. 21 a watercolor painting workshop will be given. For more information call 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.

The GUMFest Arts & Crafts Fair will be held Sept. 20-21 at 121 Gordon St., Gray. The Fair will be open Friday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

The Kiwanis Club of Milledgeville will be hosting the 2013 River Rat Race at the Oconee River Greenway Sept. 21. For more information visit the Kiwanis website, www.kiwanisclubofmilledgevillega.org, or call Joe Mangum at 478-453-3458.

Rep. Paul Broun will host a Military Academy Day on Sept. 21 from 10 a.m.-noon in the Old Georgia Capitol Building of Georgia Military College. The event is free and open to students grades eight through twelve. Those who are interested in attending can contact Reagan Williams by phone at 706-340-9410 or email at Reagan.Williams@mail.house.gov with any questions.

The Oconee Regional Healthcare Foundation will host an Ice Gala on Sept. 21 at the GC Centennial Center. For more information and to buy tickets contact Connie Wilson at 478-454-3859 or cwilson@ormcinc.org.

AARP Baldwin County Chapter No. 5387 is sponsoring a community trip to Tunica and Memphis Sept. 22-28. For more information contact Barbara Vann at 478-452-5726 or 478-288-0213.

The BHS School Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. at BHS on Sept. 23. The PTO will hold its first meeting at 6 in the Little Theatre. Membership dues are $5. Exemplary student work will be on display and students will be recognized for honors received thus far this school year.

Court Appointed Special Advocates is seeking volunteers for its Fall training. If interested call 478-452-9170, visit ocmulgeecasa.org or contact Lori Muggridge at ocasalm@baldwin.k12.ga.us.

The Baldwin County Health Department has flu vaccinations available. For more information contact the Health Department at 478-445-1574.



Thursday, Sept. 19

8:30 a.m.: The Milledgeville-Baldwin County Chamber of Commerce Full Board meets in the Chamber Boardroom at 130 S. Jefferson St.

10 a.m.-2 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 at Oconee Regional Medical Center. For information or to volunteer call 478-457-2124.

11 a.m.: AARP will host its picnic at the Collins P. Lee Center.

Noon: The Rotary meets at the Country Club.

Noon: The Eatonton Kiwanis Club meets at Central Georgia Tech on the James Marshall bypass.

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.

2 and 3 p.m.: LIR Book Group, First Presbyterian Church, 210 S. Wayne St. followed by LIR Writers’ Group.

2-5 p.m.: Free HIV testing at 900 Barrows Ferry Road. 478-445-5518.

3-5 p.m.: 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 colin@thedigitalbridges.org to reserve your slot or to volunteer.

5:30-7 p.m.: The Milledgeville-Baldwin County Chamber of Commerce hosts Business After Hours. Call 478-453-9311 for the location.

6:30 p.m.: The John Milledge Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, meet at the Milledgeville Country Club.

7 p.m.: The Milledgeville Lions Club meets at the Golden Corral on North Columbia Street.

7:30 p.m.: Bingo is held at the American Legion Post 523 on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Refreshments will be sold. 478-452-1611.

7:30 p.m.: Lake Country Twirlers is a square dance club that meets at the Harmony Association Building on Highway 44. Everyone is invited to come by, meet members, enjoy refreshments and see what fun square dancing can be. For more information call 706-468-5090 or visit www.LCTwirlers.groupsite.com.