LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — June 12, 2015

Published 12:00 am Friday, June 12, 2015


Events: Moonlight Ballroom Dance Club of LaGrange hosts a dance 8 p.m. at the LaFayette Christian School gym, 1904 Hamilton Road. Attire is smart casual. Potluck nibbles are welcome. Visitor couples are welcome at $20 per couple. 706-881-2734

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

Churches: First Baptist Church in Hogansville hosts a “Journey off the Map” at Vacation Bible School at 6 p.m. Classes will be held for 3 years old through middle school ages and adults. Registration begins 5:30 p.m. Monday at the church.

Today, Saturday

The LaGrange High School Class of 1995 hosts its 20-year reunion. Tickets start at $42. For more information, email LHSCO1995REUNION@GMAIL.COM or call 678-793-1059.


Events: God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, is open 9 a.m.–noon.

Veterans advocate Mike Sauls will be at William Griggs Recreation Center from 1 to 5 p.m. to address information about veterans’ benefits and services, including filing and tracking claims, learning the process, cash benefits and terminology.

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: 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


Meetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 10 a.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Grief Share, a support group for people grieving the loss of someone close, meets at 3 p.m. at Cedarcrest Community Church, 2380 Roanoke Road. 706-882-6327

Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based recovery program, meets at 3 p.m. at Hogansville First Baptist Church.

Alpha Xi chapter of Omega Psi Phi fraternity meets at 5 p.m. at the 100 Black Men of West Georgia Resource Center on Union Street.

Churches: Leete Hill United Methodist Church observes its first Pastor’s Appreciateion Program for the Rev. James Woods and Phyllis Woods with worship service at 11 a.m. with guest speaker minister Robert Brock, and a celebration service at 2 p.m. with pastor Michael Jackson and Confidence Missionary Baptist Church. Dinner will be served.

The Valley Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 126 Grady St., hosts its annual Homecoming services at 2:30 p.m. The Pine Turkey Baptist Church of Carrollton and the Rev. Wade Winters will be featured guests.

Rising Grove Missionary Baptist Church observes its 137th church anniversary at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker is the Rev. Walter Dowell, pastor of Sardis Baptist Church.

Callaway Baptist Church hosts discipleship training, youth and children’s classes at 5 p.m.

Uplifting Your Faith Ministries, 104 Youngs Mill Road, hosts spiritual counseling/healing at 5 p.m. with Bishop R.L.