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Exhibits


Ongoing


LaGrange Art Museum’s second annual Celebrate Summer Show runs through Sept. 28 at the museum and the Cochran Gallery. The end-of-summer show will feature the yarn artistry of local painter, craftswoman and educator Annie Greene; works by local members of the Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange; and the Barbie Beach chronicles of Serenbe-based photographers, Donna Rosser and Anne Berry. The museum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.


Events


Thursday


God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


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


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


Friday


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


A senior dance is at 7 p.m. at the old Franklin Elementary School gym with a live band. Admission is $4.


Meetings


Thursday


West Point City Council meets for a work session at 8:15 a.m.


The executive board of the LaGrange Woman’s Club meets at 10 a.m. at Bellevue.


The Kiwanis Club of LaGrange meets at noon at Highland Country Club.


Older Americans Sharing in Service, the senior adult group of Rosemont Baptist Church, meets at noon in the church fellowship hall.


The Thursday Lunch Club meets at noon in the fellowship hall of First United Methodist Church. Call 706-884-4635 or email churchoffice@lagrangefumc.org by Monday to reserve a space. Nationally famous square dance caller Bill Jones and the LaGrange Shuffler will entertain attendees.


Crime Stoppers meets at 6 p.m. in the LaGrange Police Department training room.


The Newcomers Club hosts its general meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the parish hall at St. Peters Catholic Church. The evening’s program will be presented by Inetha Hatten and Greg Brown from Troup County Circles.


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


Community Action For Improvement meets at 7 p.m. in the CAFI central office.


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


The Sons of LaGrange Lodge No. 537, a Prince Hall affiliate, meets at 7:30 p.m. at the corner of Brown and Watson streets.


Friday


The Lunch Bunch Alateen Family Group meets at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.


Churches


Today


Grief Share, a support group for people grieving the loss of someone close, meets at 6 p.m. at Cedarcrest Community Church, 2380 Roanoke Road. 706-882-6327


Trinity SDA Church Prayer and Bible Study Center at 710 Jenkins St. holds community prayer and Bible study at 7 p.m. Pastor Walter Gordon, 706-812-0760


Hogansville Church of Christ, 4885 Mountville Road, holds a study on the book of Revelation at 7 p.m. with speaker J. Robert Brooks. 706-637-6476


Eagle’s Nest Cathedral, 1306 E. 10th St. in West Point, hosts Bible study at 7 p.m.


St. Paul CME Church, 250 Lower Glass Bridge Road, hosts Bible study at 7 p.m.


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


Thursday


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. 706-884-5631


Immanuel Ministries and Worship Center at 75 Patillo Road holds Bible study at 6:30 p.m.


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


True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts Bible study at 7:30 p.m. for adults and youth.


Friday


True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts youth night from 7 to 9 p.m. Sylvia Cameron, 706-402-6670


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. For more information, call 706-884-7311, Ext. 229. A weeklong listing appears in the weekend edition.

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