The Union Recorder

November 2, 2013

Day Book, Nov. 2, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Gordon Womans Club will hold a Flea Market Nov. 2 from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. in downtown Gordon.

The GMC Drama Club will present Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful” Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free at the Goldstein Auditorium.

The Old Governor’s Mansion will feature Civil War era exhibits and lectures throughout October and November. “What We Wore on our Heads: An Exhibition of Civil War Era Headwear” will be on display until Nov. 2. “Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War” will be on display until Nov. 15. “Out the Change the World: The Life and Works of John Oliver Killins” will be featured at the Sallie Ellis Davis House from Oct. 30.

Pure Chiropractic will be hosting a complimentary dinner at its Lake Oconee office, 639 Old Phoenix Road, Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. Dinner with the Doc is meant to encourage healthful living. For more information contact 706-485-1010 or visit www.purechiropractic4u.com.

ORMC and the American Cancer Society are offering free smoking cessation classes Nov. 5 and 12 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. in the Education Center. Call 477-454-3705 to register.

CGTC is offering a course on EPA Lead Safety for Renovation, Repair and Painting Nov. 5 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The class will be held at 54 Highway 22 West and costs $250. For more information contact Brent Rosencrantz at 478-445-2307.

Tri-County EMC is hosting a design contest until Nov. 8 for its 2013 Christmas Card. Students grades kindergarten through fifth who live in a household served by Tri-County EMC may enter. For more information visit www.tri-countyemc.com.

Georgia’s Old Capital Museum will hold its Antiques, Collectibles and Lots of Other Great Stuff sale Nov. 9 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Old

Joiner’s Market, 110 N. Wayne St. Proceeds will benefits the Brown-Stetson-Sanford House Museum. For more information contact 478-453-1803.

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.

The Georgia Center for Nonprofits will hold its second annual Georgia Gives Day Nov. 13. Visit www.gagivesday.org to learn more.

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.

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.

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.



Saturday, Nov. 2

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

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.

3 p.m.: The Readers Book Club meets at the Milledgeville Mall food court to discuss its current selection. Be prepared to suggest or vote on a book for the group to read. The club is free and open to the community. For more information contact Jeff Taylor at 478-454-4206.

7:30-10 p.m.: Ballroom Dancing held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Flannery O'Connor Hall at 110 N. Jefferson St. Admission is $5. Dancers of all levels gather monthly at this alcohol and smoke-free event. For more information contact Carol Brock at 478-453-3345.



Sunday, Nov. 3

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, Nov. 4

10 a.m.: Oconee Valley Family YMCA meets at People's Bank at Harmony Road and Highway 44.

7:30 p.m.: The Baldwin County chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference meets at American Legion Post 523.

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 at Oconee Regional Medical Center. For information or to volunteer call 478-457-2124.

7 p.m.: The Milledgeville Singers Guild will meet at the First United Methodist Church, 366 Log Cabin Road. For more information, or to join, contact Jay Hodges at jayhodges610@yahoo.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.

7-8:30 p.m.: Northside Baptist Church, 1001 N. Jefferson St., offers free Citizenship Classes. Free childcare is provided. Contact 478-452-6648.



Tuesday, Nov. 5

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.

6 p.m.: The County Commission meets in the Baldwin County Courthouse in Room 319.

6:30 p.m.: American Legion Auxiliary Post 523 meets at 430 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. All members are urged to attend.

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.

7:30 p.m.: The Knights of Columbus Council 9458 meets in Flannery O'Connor Hall for a regular business meeting at Sacred Heart Church, Hancock and Jefferson streets. Tom O'Neill: 478-456-0901, 478-451-0745 or e-mail tom_oneill44@yahoo.com.