June 12, 2014
Events: A bridge game is open to the public at 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue. Cost is $10 per person per month. 706-882-9655
Beginner ballroom dance lessons for all ages are given from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Active Life center on Ragland Street. 706-884-5857
Meetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Vernon Woods Memory Support Group meets at 5 p.m. at Vernon Woods Retirement Community, 101 Vernon Wood Drive. 706-812-2899
Rehearsals for the LaGrange Civic Chorale are from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Troup High School chorus room. email@example.com, 706-882-2734
Troup County Master Gardeners meet at 7 p.m. at the Troup County Agriculture Building on Vulcan Materials Road.
LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 7 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.
LaGrange chapter No. 474 Order of the Eastern Star meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Lodge Hall on Watson and Brown streets.
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. 706-884-5631706-884-5631
Callaway Baptist Church, 310 John Lovelace Road, hosts Lifeway’s Agency D3 Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The church is recruiting special agents of all ages to help discover, decide and defend the truth about who Jesus is. 706- 884-7451
Matthew 28 Community Fellowship in Pine Mountain hosts Life Group at 7 p.m. 706-663-4747
Valley Grove Baptist Church, 126 Grady St., presents its annual Revival at 7 p.m. with guest minister Jerry Dunbar of Living Faith Christian Center Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Events: The Active Life senior center at 140 Ragland St. offers oil painting classes at noon for all adults 55 and older. 706-883-1681
Moonlight Ballroom Dance Club hosts a slow dance lesson at the Lafayette Christian School gym, 1904 Hamilton Road. The lesson is at 7 p.m. and the dance is 8 to 10:30 p.m. Visitors welcome at $20 per couple. Dress is smart casual. 706-594-8529.
Meetings: The Troup County Commission meets for a work session at 9 a.m. in the Commissioners’ conference room on the third floor of the Government Center.
Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The Lunch Bunch Alateen Family Group meets at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.
Churches: True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts youth night from 7 to 9 p.m. Sylvia Cameron, 706-402-6670
Events: New Horizon Theatre hosts a yard sale at 8 a.m. in the parking lot behind the theater, 411 W. 8th St., in downtown West Point. The yard sale will have tools, furniture, sound equipment, glassware and many other items - even the kitchen sink. All proceeds will go to the New Horizon Theatre Building Fund.
Glass Bridge Road Farmers Market is 8 to 11 a.m. at no cost to vendors. Homemade or homegrown items are welcome. Located at the pavilion across from Loyd Presbyterian Church on Glass Bridge Road. 706-594-4951
Market on Main farmer’s market for locally grown produce is 8 to 10 a.m in the parking lot next to Carmike Cinema, at the corner of Main and East Depot streets. 706-298-4534
God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, is open from 9 a.m. to noon.
Meetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. for women, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
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. 706-594-4714
Churches: Springfield Baptist Church, 400 Poplar St. in Hogansville, hosts a Father’s Day Encouragement Breakfast at 9 a.m. All fathers are invited to attend.
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. Pastor Walter Gordon, 706-812-0760
The Hydrangea Festival is 5 to 9 p.m. Those who come out to downtown LaGrange during the festival will be able to listen to string quartets and trios. Patrons may visit participating shops and restaurants, where they can register to participate in wine and food tasting, and enjoy viewing works of art created by local artists.
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