In our community

May 19, 2014


Meetings: The Troup County Democratic Party committee meets at 7 p.m. at the William Griggs Recreation Center LaGrange.

Troup County Association of Beekeepers meets at 7 p.m. at the Ag Building on Hamilton Road. Meetings are open to anyone interested in beekeeping. UGA Cooperative Extension, 706-883-1675 or Terry, 706-882-2493


Events: 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.

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

Beginner Tai Chi for health start for a limited time on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at The Active Life, 140 Ragland St. This class will run exclusively during the summer months as a set of 12. The cost in advance is $60 for all classes, or $7 per class at the time of attendance. To register call Holly at 706-883-1681. For more information call Lynn at 706-596-0155.

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. 706-882-9291

Meetings: The Troup County Commission meets at 9 a.m. in the first-floor commission meeting room in the Government Center at 100 Ridley Ave.

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

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

LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 6 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.

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. 706-812-4974

Churches: Saint Paul Baptist Church, 205 Union St., hosts


Events: Preschool story time at LaGrange Memorial Library is at 10:30 a.m. and includes stories, fingerplays, songs and a craft time. 706-882-7784

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

The Tabard Book Club meets 10 a.m. at the home of Patty Locke. Loretta Beall will review the book. Patty Locke, 706-882-4089

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

The Lunch Bunch and Al-Anon meet at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.

The Round Table will meet at 4 p.m. at the home of Cecilia Stevenson. Helen Henry will review “The Reason I Jump” by Naoki Higashida. Julia Dyar, 706-884-3563

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


New Beginning Baptist Church hosts a spring revival at 7 p.m. at 506 Ware St. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Stanford Dudley, pastor of Mount Sinai Baptist Church in Newnan.