The Union Recorder

August 29, 2013

Day Book, Aug. 29, 2013

Day Book


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Baldwin High School will accept 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.

Georgia DoT will suspend lane closures for Labor Day weekend starting noon Aug. 30 and extending through 5 a.m. Sept. 2.

The Kiwanis Club of Milledgeville will be hosting the 2013 River Rat Race at the Oconee River Greenway Saturday, Sept. 21 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Pre-registration ends Sept. 2; you can register online at www.kiwanisclubofmilledgevillega.org, by mail (PO Box 1327, Milledgeville, Ga. 31059) or at Oconee Outfitters, 133 E. Hancock St. For more information visit the Kiwanis website or call Joe Mangum at 478-453-3458.

The third annual Old Capital Fall Festival will be held at the Old Midway School, 725 Irwinton Road, on Sept. 7. All vendors are welcome. Registration for the Backyard Classic Auto and Motorcycle Show will take place from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The festival will feature a live band and a comedian. There will be arts and craft, food and a school supply give away. Admission is free. For more information contact James Hill, 478-456-5153, or Franklin Walker, 912-583-0081.

On Sept. 11 from 4:30-8:30 p.m. a Kids Community Party will be held at 341 Horne Ave. There will be food, face painting, fun and swimming. Please bring your own towel. For more information call 478-363-3225.

AARP Baldwin County Chapter #5387 is sponsoring a community trip to Tunica and Memphis Sept. 22-28. For more information contact Barbara Vann at 478-452-5726 or 478-288-0213.



Thursday, Aug. 29

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.

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.

5:30-7:30 p.m.: Baldwin High School will hold Open House in the Fine Arts Auditorium/Commons area.

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.