LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — Oct. 6, 2016

Published 12:00 am Thursday, October 6, 2016



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


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



The second annual March for Jesus, 8 a.m., Sweetland Amphitheatre on Smith Street in LaGrange and ends on Lafayette Square. Call Doris Almand at 706-333-7799. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the gates. Call Keyal Loveland at 334-790-0771 or visit

Sweetland Craft Beer and Music Festival, 3-8 p.m., Sweetland Amphitheatre. Several breweries will be there from across the southeast. The festival will include live music, local food vendors, local business vendors, nonprofit educational booths, games and more. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Chattahoochee Riverkeeper.

Harvest Fest, 8 a.m. to noon, Tractor Supply.


Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings 10:30 a.m. for women, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.

God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, 9 a.m. to noon.

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. Call 706-594-4714.


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. Call Pastor Walter Gordon at 706-812-0760.



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

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.


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

Faith Temple Church of Deliverance, 221 Edgewood Ave. in LaGrange, hosts its 43rd pastor’s and first lady’s anniversary for the Rev. and lady elect C.M. Chivers at 10 a.m. with special guest pastor the Rev. L.W. Booker and True Love Missionary Baptist Church.

Leete Hill UMC annual Usher’s Anniversary program, 2:30 p.m., includes dinner. Pastor Adrian Smith of Thankful Baptist Church of Lagrange will be the guest speaker. Call Rev. James Woods at 706-616-8133.


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