The Union Recorder

August 22, 2013

Day Book, Aug. 22, 2013

Day Book


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Girl Scouts will hold a Parent Meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 22 at Midway. A parent or legal guardian must accompany each girl. If unable to attend please contact Patsy Satterwhite at 478-968-5676 or patsysatterwhite@hotmail.com or Charlotte Williamson at cwilliamson@gshg.org.

The Fifth Annual Old Capitol City Classic 5K Road Race and 1-Mile Fun Run is accepting pre-registration until Aug. 21. The event is sponsored by the Oconee Regional Healthcare Foundation and will be held at the Medical Center, 821 N. Cobb St., on Aug. 31. Registration forms are available online at www.oconeeregional.com, www.runningintheusa.com and www.active.com. For more information contact Connie Pitirri-Wilson, 478-456-9866.

The Georgia Department of Labor Milledgeville Career Center will host the Mobile Vet Center on Aug. 23 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 156 Roberson Mill Road. The mobile center will provide counseling, outreach and referral services to veterans and their families to help them readjust to civilian life.

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.

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.



Thursday, Aug. 22

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.

11:45 a.m.: The Civitan Club of Baldwin County meets second and fourth Thursdays at the Golden Corral. Civitan's main thrust worldwide is helping the physically and/or mentally challenged. Guests are invited to attend the meetings and enjoy lunch when accompanied by a member. For more information contact Priscilla Randall at 478-453-8369 or Jo Fraser at 478-453-5691.

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.

2-5 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.

4:30 p.m.: The Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting for the Hampton Inn, North Columbia Street. There will be door prizes.

6:30 p.m.: The Old Capitol Optimist Club meets at the Golden Corral Restaurant on North Columbia Street. Interested citizens are welcome.

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.