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 Sept. 21. 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.
Heart Pine, a bluegrass band, will perform in Allen’s Market Building Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Marlor House 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.
The third annual Old Capital Fall Festival will be held at the Old Midway School, 725 Irwinton Road, on Sept. 7. Admission is free. For more information contact James Hill, 478-456-5153, or Franklin Walker, 912-583-0081.
JMA and Five O’Clock Somewhere Bar-B-Que are sponsoring a softball double header at 4 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the JMA softball fields. The event is family friendly and is to support National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Proceeds from the event will go to CURE Childhood Cancer, an Atlanta based organization. Children and families directly impacted by childhood cancer will be recognized. For more information contact Natasha Gainous at 478-696-3738 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Sept. 11 from 4:30-8:30 p.m. a Kids Community Party will be held at 341 Horne Ave. For more information call 478-363-3225.
Mark the Magic Man will host two shows on Sept. 14 at the W.E. Knox Civic Center, Gray, at 3 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children and VIP tickets are available. Proceeds will benefit the Help Camden Foundation.
The Oconee Regional Healthcare Foundation will host an Ice Gala on Sept. 21 at the GC Centennial Center. For more information and to buy tickets contact Connie Wilson at 478-454-3859 or email@example.com.
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.
Allied Arts will host fall workshops in Allen’s Market Building. For more information call 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, Aug. 30
10 a.m.-noon: 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 email@example.com to reserve your slot or to volunteer.
Saturday, Aug. 31
7:30-noon: The Milledgeville Community Garden Association will host Charles Foster, renowned expert in concrete paving, to lead and instruct a volunteer crew to begin a sidewalk and walking trail near the garden at Collins P. Lee Center, 237 Harrisburg Road. If interested in helping call Garden Manager Joe Ward at 478-453-2565.
7:30 a.m.: The Fifth Annual Old Capitol City Classic 5K Road Race and 1-Mile Fun Run will begin with the 1-Mile Fun Run. The event is sponsored by the Oconee Regional Healthcare Foundation and will be held at the Medical Center, 821 N. Cobb St. For more information contact Connie Pitirri-Wilson, 478-456-9866, or visit www.oconeeregional.com and click the Foundation tab.
9 a.m.: Yoga at the Greenway every Saturday morning. Bring a yoga mat and/or towel. All ages welcome. A $1 to $5 donation is appreciated. For more information, call 478-973-9767.
9 a.m.-noon: The Greenway Farmers Market is held at the Oconee River Greenway, Highway 22 East.
Sunday, Sept. 1
2 p.m.: ABATE of Georgia District 7 for all motorcyclists meets at AP's Hidden Hideaway on Broadway in Macon. 478-451-9870.
Monday, Sept. 2
All non-emergency departments will be closed in observance of Labor Day.