The Baldwin County Board of Education will hold a town hall meeting at 6 p.m. May 19 at Wesley Chapel A.M.E. Church. The community is invited to come and learn about the duties of the school board and to share their concerns. Superintendent Dr. Noris Price and school board member Dr. Gloria Wicker will speak.
The Oconee Artists Exhibition XXXIII will be on display through May 20 at Marlor House, 201 N. Wayne St. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. No admission fee is charged. Contact Allied Arts at 478-452-3950 for information.
The annual Ingram Memorial 5K will be held May 28 at Central State Hospital, 620 Broad St. Race day registration begins at 6:30 a.m. and the race begins at 8 a.m. To register online visit active.com. Team registrants should call 360-909-1739. Registration up to May 18 is $20, after is $25.
The Central Georgia Day Lily Club will hold its first American Hemerocallis Society sanctioned show June 9 at Lockerly Arboretum. Entries will be accepted from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and judging begins at 11 a.m. The public is invited to view the flowers from 1 to 4 p.m. Call Becky Brock for more information, 478-452-0969.
The Baldwin County Chapter of the Fort Valley State University is currently receiving scholarship applications for the fall semester 2016. Any student from Baldwin County is eligible upon proof of acceptance from the University. Two scholarships will be awarded: The Louise S. Austin Memorial Scholarship and the Baldwin County Chapter Scholarship. Applicants may secure an application from their respective school counselor or principal. All applications must be postmarked on or before July 4, 2016. For additional information contact alum Wilbur Manson at 478-452-6976.
Wednesday, May 18
7:30 a.m.: Lake Oconee Promise Keepers meets at The River of Life center on Scott Road. Jack Minchey 706-473-0431.
10 a.m.: The American Legion “Davis Watson” Post 237, Hardwick, meets in the Birdsong Recreation Building at the Georgia War Veterans Home, 2249 Vinson Hwy. S.E. All Legion members are urged to attend. For more information call John W. Griffin, Sixth District Commander, at 478-453-0295.
10:30 a.m.-noon: Free computer classes for seniors will be held at the Senior Citizens Center in Baldwin County.
Noon: Milledgeville Exchange Club meets at the Milledgeville Country Club.
Noon: The John Milledge Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, meet at the Milledgeville Country Club.
1 p.m.: Falun Gong exercise class will be held at Central City Park (formerly Bonner Park) free of charge. Cultivate mind and body with five sets of easy-to-learn exercises good for all ages and all physical conditions. For more information call 478-453-4241.
4-6 p.m.: Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities Region 2 Field Office, along with the Regional Advisory Council, will be hosting a community forum. The purpose is to educate the public about programs and services within their local communities and to gather input from the community stakeholders regarding issues of access to, and quality of, services from contracted DBHDD providers and its partners. The event will be held at The Lodge on Lake Oconee, 930 Greensboro Road, Eatonton. For information call 706-792-7733.
5 p.m.: The Central State Hospital Local Redevelopment Authority meets at the Powell Building on the CSH campus.
6:30 p.m.: The Oconee Regional Medical Center/Oconee Regional Health Systems, Inc. Board meets in the Administrative Suite Board Room.
6-8 p.m.: Northside Baptist Church, 1001 N. Jefferson St., offers free English lessons for non-English speakers. Free childcare is provided. Contact 478-452-6648.