Legacy Museum on Main, 136 Main St. in LaGrange, hosts the exhibit Weddings of West Georgia: Something Old, Something New Friday to April 20 with wedding dresses, shoes, veils, announcements, invitations and newspaper reports used to spotlight love and weddings in West Georgia from the 1800s to the present. Admission is free. An opening reception and wedding tea is Feb. 16 from 2-4 p.m. The museum is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free of charge. For more information, call 706-884-1828.
Story Hour featuring stories, fingerplays, songs and rhymes for preschoolers and their escorts is at 10:30 a.m. at Hawkes Library in West Point.
Tai Chi for Health for beginners is noon at the Active Life, 140 Ragland St. Tai chi is a slow-moving martial art improving balance, coordination and relaxation. Call Holly at 706-883-1681 to register.
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
Reservations are due for Denim and Diamonds, a casual buffet dinner held at Highland Country Club at 5 p.m. Feb. 9 before LaGrange Symphony Orchestra’s An Evening with Jason Coleman. Cost is $30 and seating is limited. firstname.lastname@example.org or 706-882-0662
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
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.
The Briton Classic Film Series will be shown at 7 p.m. at the DHA Communty Center in Pine Mountain. Pianist Donald Tipton will be providing entertainment prior to the movie. A suggested donation of $5 will benefit future programs at community center. Call 706-663-4447 for reservations and information.
New River Band performs country music at 7 p.m. at the Active Life center on Ragland Street. Admission is $5.
Saturday and Feb. 9
Hills and Dales Estate’s Carleton Wood teaches the two-part workshop Garden Design — Laying The Foundation at 10 a.m. to help participants design a garden. Cost is $40 person, which includes both sessions. Workshop space is limited and pre-registration is required. Garden admission is included in registration. Annual pass holders receive a 20 percent discount. To register, email email@example.com or call the visitor center at 706-882-3242.
Rehearsals for the LaGrange Civic Chorale are from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Troup High School chorus room. firstname.lastname@example.org, 706-882-2734
LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 7 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.
The Lunch Bunch Alateen Family Group meets at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.
The West Georgia chapter of Fort Valley State University Alumni meets at 10 a.m. at the William Griggs Recreation Center.
Peace by Piece Quilt Group meets at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church on the Square. Jane Taylor, 706-884-6323
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.
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.
True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts Bible study at 7:30 p.m. for adults and youth.
True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts movie night from 7 to 9 p.m. Sylvia Cameron, 706-402-6670
Saint James Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, 106 Revis St., hosts a praise exeperience in celebration of black history at 2 p.m. featuring choirs, groups, soloists, praise dancers and spotlights on black history. A hot dog luncheon will follow.
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
Sardis Baptist Church, 1308 Lindsey St., will celebrate its 89th church anniversary at 2 p.m. Guest minister is the Rev. John Parkmond of Sunshine and Bright Star Baptist Church in Pine Mountain.
Mount Gilead Baptist Church on Cedar Street celebrates its 48th church anniversary at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. R.L. Carter of Bethlehem Baptist Church of Valley, Ala.
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