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LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — Oct. 6, 2016

SATURDAY

Events:

The second annual March for Jesus, 8 a.m., Sweetland Amphitheatre on Smith Street in LaGrange and ends on Lafayette Square. Call Doris Almand at 706-333-7799.

Sweetland Craft Beer and Music Festival, 3-8 p.m., Sweetland Amphitheatre. Several breweries will be there from across the southeast. The festival will include live music, local food vendors, local business vendors, nonprofit educational booths, games and more. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Chattahoochee Riverkeepers. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the gates. Call Keyal Loveland at 334-790-0771 or visit sweetland.events.

Harvest Fest, 8 a.m. to noon, Tractor Supply.

Meetings:

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings 10:30 a.m. for women, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.

God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, 9 a.m. to noon.

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Family hosts support groups for those with a mental illness and for their family and friends at 10:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 Broad St. in LaGrange, led by trained facilitators. Call 706-594-4714.

Churches:

Trinity SDA Church Prayer and Bible Study Center at 710 Jenkins St. holds a free Bible study from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Call Pastor Walter Gordon at 706-812-0760.

SUNDAY

Meetings:

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based recovery program, meets at 3 p.m. at Hogansville First Baptist Church.

Alpha Xi chapter of Omega Psi Phi fraternity meets at 5 p.m. at the 100 Black Men of West Georgia Resource Center on Union Street.

Churches:

Callaway Baptist Church hosts discipleship training, youth and children’s classes at 5 p.m.

Faith Temple Church of Deliverance, 221 Edgewood Ave. in LaGrange, hosts its 43rd pastor’s and first lady’s anniversary for the Rev. and lady-elect C.M. Chivers at 10 a.m. with special guest pastor Rev. L.W. Booker and True Love Missionary Baptist Church.

Leete Hill UMC annual Usher’s Anniversary program, 2:30 p.m., includes dinner. Pastor Adrian Smith of Thankful Baptist Church of Lagrange will be the guest speaker. Call Rev. James Woods at 706-616-8133.

MONDAY

Events:

A free genealogy class to help participants search for ancestors is 9:30-11:30 a.m. at The Active Life center on Ragland Street.

A beginner scrapbook class is offered at The Active Life center on Ragland Street at 1 p.m. There is no cost for the class. A registration form and supply list can be picked up at the center.

TUESDAY

Events:

LaGrange Troup County Chamber of Commerce golf Schmoozapalooza, The Fields Golf Club, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Following the tournament, a business expo will be held. Contact Letisha at 706-884-8671 or letisha@lagrangechamber.com.

Kate Minchew will be discussing her book about FDR at the Troup-Harris Regional Library.

Advanced Tai Chi for Health class is 11:45 a.m. at The Active Life, 140 Ragland St. Tai chi is a slow-moving martial art improving balance, coordination and relaxation. Call The Active Life at 706-883-1681 to register.

The Active Life senior center at 140 Ragland St. offers oil painting classes at noon for all adults 55 and older. Call 706-883-1681.

Western line dance lessons are 1 p.m. at The Active Life on Ragland Street. Cost is $5. Call Betty Cook at 706-882-1955.

The Interfaith Food Closet at 416 Pierce St. in LaGrange is open from 1 to 2:45 p.m. to help people in need of food. Call 706-882-9291.

Meetings:

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Salvation Army Home League meets at noon at 806 Murphy Ave.

Grief Share, a support group for people grieving the loss of someone close, meets at 6 p.m. at Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home, 506 Hill St. in LaGrange. Attendees should RSVP to 706-884-5626. Refreshments served.

The LaGrange Shufflers meet at the Active Life center at 140 Ragland St. for regular square, round and line dances from 7 to 9:15 p.m. Cost to dance is $6. Call 706-812-4974.

OA, for anyone with an eating disorder, meets at 7:15 p.m. in First Baptist Church on the Square. Call 706-884-9925.

WEDNESDAY

Events:

Story time for pre-schoolers at is 10:30 a.m. at Hogansville Public Library, 600 E. Main St. Call 706-637-6230.

Meetings:

A bereavement support group meets at 11 a.m. at Hospice LaGrange.

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

OA, for anyone with an eating disorder, meets at 1 p.m. in First Baptist Church on the Square. Call 706-884-9925.

Churches:

Callaway Baptist Church hosts service and classes at 7 p.m.

THURSDAY

Events:

The LaGrange Women’s Club and Dillards will be hosting Yankee Doodle Diva at Del’Avant, noon-2 p.m. Tickets are $40 per person. Call 706-884-1832.

Second annual Toys for Tots Golf Tournament, The Fields Golf Club, 257 South Smith Road, LaGrange. Each two-man team is asked to collect and donate a minimum of $100 in new, unwrapped toys at the event. The entry fee for each of the team members will be $35. Contact Bernard Bledsoe at 706-882-7611 or bledsoe@charter.net.

God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, is open from 9 a.m.-noon.

The Interfaith Food Closet at 416 Pierce St. in LaGrange is open from 1-2:45 p.m. to help people in need of food. Call 706-882-9291.

Line dance lessons are 1-2 p.m. at The Active Life center on Ragland Street.

Bridge games are open to the public at 2:15 and 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue. Cost is $10 per person per month. Call 706-882-9655.

Beginner ballroom dance lessons for all ages are given 7–8 p.m. at The Active Life center on Ragland Street. Call 706-881-2734.

Meetings:

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Churches:

Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based recovery program, meets at 6 p.m. with a fellowship meal and worship at the welcome center of First Baptist Church on Church Street. Call 706-884-5631 or 706-884-5631.

Kerry Francis, pastor of Ramiah Faith Restoration Church, hosts Words of Eternal Life Bible study, 6 p.m. at Comfort Inn and Suites, 1512 Lafayette Parkway.

Matthew 28 Community Fellowship in Pine Mountain hosts Life Group at 7 p.m. Call 706-663-4747.

FRIDAY

Events:

Chattahoochee Riverkeepers presents West Point Lake Heritage, 6-8 p.m. Leaving from Highland Marina Resort, Sally Bethea, director of Chattahoochee Riverkeepers from 1994-2014, will discuss the role CRK has played in improving the water quality of communities downstream of Atlanta, and especially West Point Lake. West Point native and history buff Stephen Johnson will share tales of Native Americans who once lived along the Chatthoochee River as well as how West Point residents fared floods before West Point Lake was formed. Visit chattahoochee.wufoo.com/forms/q8a4i5g1rabofu.

Ballroom dancing, 8 p.m., at the Active Life Recreation Center, 140 Ragland St., LaGrange. For adults of all ages, $20 per couple. The Mike Skipper Band will be playing.

Point University Choir concerts, 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Point University Scott Fine Arts Building. Admission is free.

The Active Life senior center at 140 Ragland St. offers oil painting classes at noon for all adults 55 and older. Call 706-883-1681.

Meetings:

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon and 6 p.m.

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