The Union Recorder

November 7, 2013

Day Book, Nov. 7, 2013


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The Old Governor’s Mansion will feature Civil War era exhibits throughout November. “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.

Georgia College’s Student Performance Series will present jazz band concerts at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7 and 8 in Russell Auditorium. For more information cal 478-445-8289.

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.

The Oconee Valley Iris Club will hold its annual Fall Iris Show at the Milledgeville Mall. Entries will be accepted from 9-10:45 a.m. Nov. 9. The show is open to the public from 1-4 p.m.

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.

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.

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.





Thursday, Nov. 7

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.

1 p.m.: The Eatonton Duplicate Bridge Club, an official member of the American Contract Bridge League, meets at the Eatonton Performing Arts Center at Madison Avenue in Eatonton. Come with a partner or e-mail Pat Turney at turney@plantationcable.net for a possible partner match.

2-5 p.m.: Free HIV testing at 900 Barrows Ferry Road. 478-445-5518.

4:30 p.m.: The Baldwin County Chapter of the Fort Valley State Alumni Association meets at the public service building at the Milledgeville Police Department.

6:30 p.m.: The Milledgeville Area Patriots meet at Victory Baptist Church on Meriwether Road. The meeting is open to the public.

7 p.m.: The Milledgeville Lions Club meets at the Golden Corral on North Columbia Street.

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.

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.