The Union Recorder

October 15, 2013

Day Book, October 15, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Old Governor’s Mansion will feature Civil War era exhibits and lectures throughout October and November. “What We Wore on our Heads: An Exhibition of Civil War Era Headwear” will be on display from Oct. 1 - Nov. 2. “Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War” will be on display Oct. 2 - Nov. 15. “Out the Change the World: The Life and Works of John Oliver Killins” will be featured at the Sallie Ellis Davis House from Oct. 3 - 30. “Picket’s Charge: A Novel” will be presented by Charles McNair Oct. 26 at 6 p.m.

Allied Arts will host the exhibition Speaking Highly of the South by Stan Strickland from Oct. 6 - Nov. 15.

The Oconee Regional Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert, Piano Passion, on Oct. 20 at 5 p.m. at Russell Auditorium.

The Baldwin County School System will have the first of three Parent Advisory Council meetings Oct. 15 at Eagle Ridge in Room 205. For more information contact Jacquelyn Bailey at 478-457-3344 or 478-363-3531.

Cub Scout Pack No. 325 and New Beginning Church of Christ, 325 Highway 49 W, invite everyone to a Fall Festival from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.. There will be games, free food, a yard sale, pre-winter vehicle check for women (beginning at 8:30). For more information contact the Rev. Mary Thomas at 478-456-6056 or Sister Sue Pearson at 478-456-6676.

A Harvest Festival and Petting Zoo will be held on Oct. 27 starting at 9:45 a.m. at New Vision COGIC, 941 Dunlap Road. There will be food and prizes.

Tractor Supply Company is announcing the launch of PetVet Clinic - an easy, affordable and convenient way to protect your pet by providing all of its vaccination needs. For information about clinic dates and times visit www.petvet.pawsplus.com or contact the Milledgeville Tractor Supply store.

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.



Tuesday, Oct. 15

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.

1 p.m.: A Grief Support Group sponsored by Agape Hospice will be held at Sacred Heart Church. For more information contact Scott McMillan or Katie Hooks at 478-746-8885.

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

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

3-6 p.m.: The Milledgeville Marketplace Farmers Market is held at 222 E. Hancock Street in Downtown Milledgeville (next to the Golden Pantry). Free parking available. Call 478-414-4014 for information.

5:15 and 6 p.m.: The County Commission meets in the Baldwin County Courthouse in Room 319 for a Work Session followed by the regular Commission Meeting.

7 p.m.: The Sweet Georgia Sound Sweet Adeline Chorus meets at St. Peter Claver Auditorium to practice, socialize and sing. It is for women only. 478-932-5387.

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