The Union Recorder

November 12, 2013

Day Book, Nov. 12, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — 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 community trip to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino in Charlotte, N.C. is planned to depart the southside Piggly Wiggly at 8 a.m. Nov. 16. The group will also visit a flea market. For more information contact Sabrina Lee at 478-363-1205, 478-452-6584 or 478-456-5468.

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.

New Born Faith Cathedral, 111 Hardwick St., will hold a Fall Festival Nov. 22 from 5 to 10 p.m. There will be free food, live music, games and prizes. The festival is free.

A fundraiser benefiting Eugene “Mutt” Taylor will take place Nov. 23 at Foster’s Meat Market, 810 S. Elbert St. from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Barbecue chicken or fish plates will be sold for $7. For more information call 478-251-7493.

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, Nov. 12

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.: Milledgeville Marketplace Farmers Market features locally grown produce and hand made products. It is located in the city lot at 222 E. Hancock between the Chevron Golden Pantry and the Huddle House. Free customer parking is available in the top parking area, and additional parking is located in the freshly cut grassy field just behind the lot.

5:30 p.m.: The Baldwin County Board of Education meets at the board administrative building, 110 N. ABC Drive.

6:30 p.m.: The Old Capital Car Club meets at IHOP, 2598 N. Columbia St., for dinner followed by the meeting at 7:30 p.m. All auto enthusiasts are invited to attend. 478-453-7098 or 478-453-0295.

6:30 p.m.: Milledgeville City Council meets at City Hall.

7 p.m.: The Baldwin County Democratic Committee will have its quarterly meeting at Walter B. Williams Park. Sheriff Bill Massee is the special guest. The committee will honor the late Dennette Odum Jackson. Call Democratic Committee Chairman Quentin T Howell at 478-414-1120 with any questions.

7 p.m.: The Sweet Georgia Sound Sweet Adeline Chorus meets at St. Peter Claver auditorium in Macon to practice, socialize and sing. It is for women only. 478-335-3010.