The Union Recorder

November 11, 2013

Day Book, Nov. 11, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Old Governor’s Mansion will feature Civil War era exhibits throughout November. “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” will be on display until Nov. 15.

The Oconee Valley Iris Club will hold its annual Fall Iris Show at the Milledgeville Mall. Entries will be accepted from 9-10:45 a.m. Nov. 9. The show is open to the public from 1-4 p.m.

Oconee Area Citizen Advocacy will hold its fundraiser concert, Voices of the Beloved Community, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. at Northridge Christian Church, Log Cabin Road. For more information visit www.oconeeareacitizenadvocacy.org.

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

The Georgia Center for Nonprofits will hold its second annual Georgia Gives Day Nov. 13. Visit www.gagivesday.org to learn more.

Creative Expressions presents Thriller: A Tribute to Michael Jackson Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. at the Goldstein Center of GMC, S. Elbert St. The event is free, but donations are appreciated.

Allied Arts will host the exhibition Speaking Highly of the South by Stan Strickland until Nov. 15. It will also accept entries to its Big Click competition Nov. 12-15. Mailed entries must be postmarked by Nov. 8. For entry details contact Allied Arts at 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.

A Pancake Breakfast benefiting Cafe Central will be held Nov. 16 at Longhorn Steakhouse. A plate is $8 and only 175 tickets are available. Contact Michelle Whitlow for a ticket, 706-308-0610.

The Oconee Regional Symphony Orchestra will host a fundraiser at Chick-fil-a Nov. 19 from 5-8 p.m. Members of the orchestra will perform holiday music inside the restaurant.

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.

Monday, Nov. 11

City and county officies are closed in observance of Veterans Day.

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 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.

4 p.m.: American Legion Morris-Little Auxiliary Unit 6 meets at 231 Log Cabin Rd. All members are urged to attend. For more information call Carrol Griffin, Unit 6 President, at 478-453-0295.

7 p.m.: The Milledgeville Singers Guild will meet at the First United Methodist Church, 366 Log Cabin Road. For more information, or to join, contact Jay Hodges at jayhodges610@yahoo.com.

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

7-8:30 p.m.: Northside Baptist Church, 1001 N. Jefferson St., offers free Citizenship Classes. Free childcare is provided. Contact 478-452-6648.

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.