The Union Recorder

August 24, 2013

Day Book, Aug. 24, 2013

Day Book


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Baldwin High School will be accepting nominations for its School Council, an organization consisting of parents. Nomination forms can be found in the front office and the deadline is 4 p.m. Aug. 28. Electronic submissions will be accepted from www.baldwinhighschool.net.

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.



Saturday, Aug. 24

9 a.m.: A yoga class taught by Xan Nichols is held at the Oconee River Greenway. Bring a yoga mat and/or towel as well as bug spray. All ages welcome. $3/1 hour session.

9 a.m.-noon: The Greenway Farmers Market is held at the Oconee River Greenway, Highway 22 East.



Monday, Aug. 26

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.

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.

5:30 p.m.: Milledgeville-Baldwin County Development Authority meets in the Chamber of Commerce boardroom.

6 p.m.: The Mourning After bereavement group, sponsored by Hospice Care Options, is held in the Hospice Care Options Conference Room located at 811 N. Cobb St. The event is free and open to the public. 478-453-8572.

6 p.m.: Survivors of Suicide meet at River Edge Behavioral Center on Blandy Road (just past Flooring America on the left). For more information call Leanne Branch 478-451-2740.

7-9 p.m.: A community bike project will be held at the Milledgeville Fire Department on West Thomas St. Bikes will be repaired by volunteers and given to those in greatest need in the community. The event is co-sponsored by Milledgeville Cares Inc. and the Milledgeville Fire Department. Donations of all usable bikes and bike parts will be accepted at the station on Thomas Street any time. High school age and adult volunteers are needed to repair bikes. Adam Heagy of Oconee Outfitters will teach the class. Tools will be provided or available at cost for individual’s kits (optional). The bike project will meet the fourth Monday of each month. For more information contact Louise Sallstrom at 478-457-5311 or visit milledgevillecares@gmail.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.

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

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