June 16, 2014

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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

New Community Church hosts Career Connect, a free job search assistance and networking event, at 5:30 p.m. with representatives from local staffing agencies, colleges, businesses and industries. Admission is free. Career coaches from the Department of Labor Career Center, Troup County Works, LaGrange College and West Georgia Technical College will be available.

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.

Rehearsals for the LaGrange Civic Chorale are from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Troup High School chorus room. choralsociety@charter.net, 706-882-2734

LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 7 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.

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

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

Welcome Baptist Church in the Redline Community hosts Revival services at 7 p.m. with pastor Tracy Neal of Leverette Hill Baptist Church in Warm Springs.


Churches: Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 118 Cox St. in LaGrange, hosts its annual Summer Revival at 7 p.m. with guest speaker the Rev. Calvin Daniels, pastor of Saint Paul Baptist Church in Auburn, Alabama.

Calvary’s Cross Learning Center Ministry Inc. 537 Revis St. in LaGrange, presents “Perfecting the Saints for Ministry Conference” at 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be apostle Eugene Florence of Eufaula, Alabama.


Events: Downtown LaGrange Development Authority hosts the Red, White and Blue picnic, concert and movie event on Lafayette Square starting at 7 p.m. with a Patriotic Pops concert by LaGrange Community Orchestra and Picnic with Pizazz contest, with prizes awarded for the best-decorated picnic tables. At 8:15 p.m. is Food Eating Frenzy, featuring the annual hot dog-, cupcake- and ice cream-eating contests with prizes. At dusk, about 9:15 p.m., the movie “Apollo 13” will be shown. Attendees may bring a picnic dinner, table, chairs, lawn chairs and blankets. Adirondack chairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Meetings: 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: 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

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.

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. Pastor Walter Gordon, 706-812-0760

Louise United Methodist Church, 1189 Hines Road in LaGrange, celebrates a Senior Choir Extravaganza at 6 p.m. All choirs, groups, soloist and praise teams welcome.

Listings for ‘In our community’ are presented for events happening in the next three-day period, space permitting. To submit an item, email it to mstrother@lagrangenews.com, fax it to 706-884-8712 or drop it by our office at 105 Ashton St. Deadline for submissions is noon on the business day prior to the item’s earliest run date. For more information, call 706-884-7311, Ext. 2135. A weeklong listing appears in the weekend edition.

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