The Union Recorder

October 29, 2013

Day Book, Oct. 29, 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 until Nov. 2. “Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War” will be on display until 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. 30.

Tri-County EMC is hosting a design contest until Nov. 8 for its 2013 Christmas Card. Students grades Kindergarten through fifth who live in a household served by Tri-County EMC may enter. For more information visit www.tri-countyemc.com.

Allied Arts will host the exhibition Speaking Highly of the South by Stan Strickland until Nov. 15.

ORMC and the American Cancer Society are offering free smoking cessation classes Oct. 29 and Nov. 5 and 12 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. in the Education Center. Call 477-454-3705 to register.

Baldwin High School will present the Haunted Nature Trail Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. at the Baldwin High Nature Trail. The event is $5 per person. For more details contact Pam Howard at 478-453-6429.

First United Methodist Church will hold The Fall Festival Oct. 30 from 6-8 p.m. Costumes are welcomed. Food, fun and goodies will be available at the fair. For more information call 478-452-4597.

Gordon Womans Club will hold a Flea Market Nov. 2 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. in downtown Gordon.

The GMC Drama Club will present Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful” Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free at the Goldstein Auditorium.

Pure Chiropractic will be hosting a complimentary dinner at its Lake Oconee office, 639 Old Phoenix Road, Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. Dinner with the Doc is meant to encourage healthful living. For more information contact 706-485-1010 or visit www.purechiropractic4u.com.

Salvation Army needs volunteers for bell ringers this holiday season. For more information contact Millie Day at 478-452-7511.

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. 29

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.

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.

3-6 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.

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.