2015-10-08 / Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Lions Club meeting

The Lincolnton Lions Club meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at The Lincoln County Library. Call Randall Edmunds at 706-359-1506 or Sharon Bryan at 706-359-1258for more information.

AA meeting

There is an Alcoholics Anony­mous/ Al Anon meeting being held each Tuesday Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Dunn’s Chapel Methodist Church located at 6563 Ridge Road in Ap­pling, Georgia.

Sunday services

Blessed Hope Bible Baptist meets at the Presbyterian Church on Sundays at 11 a.m. and Wednes­days at 7 p.m. for prayer meeting. Come join us. For more informa­tion call 706-359-6759.

Masons to meet

The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting os the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30.

Contributions needed

The Lincoln County Food Pan­try welcomes contributions. Your donations are tax deductible. You may mail your contributions to: The Lincoln County Food Pantry, P.O. Box 473, Lincolnton, GA 30817.

Prayer line open

Solomon Pool offers and open prayer line on Tuesday and Friday from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. The toll free number is 877-579-7407 or 706-359-7407. Pastor Peggy W. Zellars is pastor

Donations accepted

The Lincoln County Food Pan­try welcomes contributions. Your donations are tax deductible. You may mail your contributions to: The Lincoln County Food Pantry, P.O. Box 473, Lincolnton, GA 30817.

Assessors meeting

The Board of Tax Assessors 2015 scheduled meetings are as follow, Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Dec. 15.

Saturday dance

Augusta Christian Singles host a dance every Saturday at the Ball­room Dance Center, 525 Grand Slam Dr., Evans, Ga. Admission is $10 guests, $8 members. Dance lessons for salsa, line dance, etc., is held from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.; dance is 7:30 - 10:30. Everyone ages 18 and up are invited. Dress is casual. Call 706- 294-7195 for more information.

Meeting schedule

The Board of Elections 2015 board meetings will be held at 5:00 p.m. on the following dates: Oct. 22, Nov. 10, Dec. 17. Meeting dates schedule is subject to change. All meetings are open to the public.

Silver Lining anniv.

As we approach the sixth annivesary of the Silver Lining Foundation of Newberry Missionary Baptist Church we would like to thank you for your past support. As we continue to help those going thru cancer treatment, we hope that we can depend on your generosity this year. The Silver Lining Foundation is a foundation that provides financial assistance to help cover travel and meals for patients that are being treated for cancer, is in need of financial support. Please consider

making a pledge of $2 - $5 per month or any other amount will be greaatly appreciated. Please make checks payable to Silver Lining Cancer Foundation, c/o Newberry Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 173, Lincolnton, GA 30817.

Dial-A-Prayer line

Faith Tabernacle Outreach Minist­tries offers a Dial-A-Prayer line. If you or someone you know is in need of prayer please call 706-359-1638 and we will pray with you and for you. Prayer lines are available Mon. - Fri., 2-4 p.m.

Cookbook available

Heavenly Manna Vol. II, a cook­book compiled by the members of Double Branches Baptist Church, is on sale at the Lincoln County Library for $10 each. Cookbooks may also be purchased by calling Emily Strozier at 359-4292.

Friday night bingo

Play Bingo at American Legion Post 194 on Fridays at 7:30 p.m. Enjoy a variety of goodies at the Snack Bar operated by the Ladies Auxiliary during Bingo. Special Bingo games are also played. Come out and see if you are lucky enough to win the Jackpot.

Midway cookbook

Midway UMC ‘s “Midway to Heaven” cookbook is now available from Tommie Henderson (Hender­son Logging); Brenda Danner Mc­Gahee (tag office); in Washington from Betty Sue Bunch (REA) or Linda Anthony (706-678-7616). In addition to recipes group pho­tos from 1930, 1950’s, 1964, 1999 and church history data are included. Makes a wonderful gift. $15.

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery will be held at First Assembly of God, Lincolnton every Tuesday night. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 with the pro­gram beginning at 7 p.m.

Moms in Prayer

Moms in Prayer International will meet Tuesday mornings at 8:15 a.m. in the Lincolnton Baptist Church fellowship hall. The organization gathers women together to pray specifically for children in schools. For more in­formation call 706-359-3303.

Dinner served

Every Friday at is steak night at American Legion Post 194. Menu includes a generous portion of steak, baked potato, large variety salad bar, roll, delicious homemade dessert and iced tea beginning at 5:30 p.m. Also a variety of beverages are now available. Enjoy a delicious home cooked meal every Wednesday night begin­ning at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday dining menu changes weekly. For information call 706-359- 3445.

Prayer line

Solomon Pool Deliverance Min­istries Church of Intensive Care Prayer Line will be at Solomon Pool Church, 1026 Murray-Jones Circle, Blackjack Community, Lincolnton, Tues., and Fri., 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Phone (706) 359-4546, toll free, (877) 579-7407. Peggy W. Zellars is pastor.

Flu shots at LCHD

The Lincoln County Health De­partment is administering influenza vaccines Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (closed for lunch 12-12:30) Cost is $40 for flu mist (age 2-49) and $30 for injectable flu vaccine. Medicaid, Medicare Part B, State United Health Care, Blue Cross/ Blue Shield, and Aetna can be billed. Call 706-359-3154 for more information.

Zumba classes

Zumba classes are being offered at the Walker T. Norman Gym lo­cated at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. Classes are taught by Stanley Singleton, a certified Zumba instructor. Classes will be held Tues. at 6:45 and Thurs. at 7 p.m. You can pay by the class or purchase a pack­age of six classes

Chapman 5K run

The Jason Chapman 5K Run/ Walk will be held on October 17 at 8 a.m. People can register at: www.fbcwashington.org or www.racesonline.com/jason-chapman-5­k run-walk. All money raised from this event will benefit the First Baptist Church youth and Pre-K ministries.

Prayer line

Solomon Pool offers and open prayer line on Tuesday and Friday from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. The toll free number is 877-579-7407 or 706-359-7407.

Meeting schedule

Lincolnton Planning and Zoning Board 2015 meeting schedule: Sept. 29, Oct. 27, Nov. 24, Dec. 29.

Cookbook avail.

A Lincoln County Historical Soci­ety cookbook will make the perfect gift for the brides in your family. The cookbooks not only have great recipes but also a brief history of the Lincoln County landmarks that have been moved into the park and restored. The money from the cookbooks will be used to maintain our Historical Park. Get your copy at Crawford and Breazeale Drug Store.

Simple Faith to perform

Simple Faith, from Belfast, Ire­land, will be in concert Sun., Oct. 11, at Trinity Baptist Church, 4594 Columbia Rd., Martinez, Georgia beginning at 6 p.m. For additional information please call the church office, 706.863.1222 or 706-829- 5628. A love offering will be tak­en.

Board of elections

This is the new schedule for the board meetings of the Board of Elec­tions, please disregard the old schedule (schedule is subject to change). The dates are as follows: Sept. 24; Oct. 22; Nov. 19; Dec. 17. All meetings will be held the fourth Thursday of each month at the Lincoln Center at 5 p.m.

Volunteers needed

Do you enjoy helping others in your community? Regency Hospice is looking for volunteers to visit with our patients in homes, and/or assist with activities in facilities. Call the Volunteer Coordinator, Kelley Wills, at (706)868-4422 or email at kwills@regencyhospice.com

Prayer breakfast

The Women’s Department of Parks Grove F.B.H. Church will have a Prayer Breakfast Sat., Oct. 10 at 9 a.m. Pastor Mary Warren of Asheville, N.C. will be the guest speaker. Everyone is invited. Tonita Cody is pastor.

Grace Believers service

Grace Believers Church will have service Sun. at 11 a.m. and prayer meeting and Bible study Wed. at 7 p.m. in the building formerly used to house Lincoln Artisans in downtown Lincolnton.

Sons to meet

The Sons of American Legion, Squadron 194, will have its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13 at the post home. New officers will be installed.

Class reunion

The LCHS class of 1990 reunion is scheduled for October 23-24, 2015. The class will get together and support our alma mater dur­ing Homecoming on Friday night and finish it off on Saturday Octo­ber 24th at the American Legion located at our fairground. Dead­line for the monies to participate is October 5th. If you are interested in attending, please call or text 706-401-8012 Courtney for more information, visit our group page on face book titled Lincoln Coun­ty High School Class of 1990 or email cleverette2713@gmail.com. Spread the word. Hope to see ev­eryone there!!

WMU Oct. meeting

Morningside Baptist Church WMU will hold its October meeting Thurs., Oct. 8 at 10:30 a.m. Ms. Beth Williams, Alzheimer’s Association Program Director of the Augusta Region will be the guest speaker. Everyone is invited

Historical society meeting

The Lincoln County Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting Oct. 7 at noon with a traditional pot luck lunch followed by a brief busi­ness meeting with Pioneer Day 2015 on the agenda. The Board of Directors will meet at 7 pm on Mon., Oct. 5. The October History in the Park talk will be by Skeet Willingham on “Captain Robert Hunter, Confederate States Navy” 7 p.m. on Thurs., Oct. 1 – Note this is the week before the meeting. Pioneer Day will be on November 21.

Harvest celebration

Pleasant Grove C.M.E. Church, 2245 Augusta Hwy., will have its Annual Grand Harvest Celebra­tion Sun., Oct. 25 at 3 p.m. Guest minister will be Rev. Dr. Charles E. Lacey Jr. of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Hephzibah, Georgia and Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, Washing­ton, Georgia. The public is invited. Rev. Ian Spencer is pastor.

Pink Passion prog.

Ebenezer Baptist Church invites the public to attend its 2nd Annual “Pink Passion” Program Sun., Oct. 11, 10:30 a.m. worship service. The Pink Passion 2015 program is sponsored by Ebenezer Baptist Church (EBC) Women’s Mission in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. All members and visiting friends (brothers and sisters) are being asked to wear your “powerful” pink to show your support and join us in our effort to educate, aid and bring breast cancer and cancer awareness to members of our community. Light refreshments will be served immediately following service. For more information, contact Sister Darlene Murray Hite, President of EBC Women’s Mission. Rev. Fred Perriman is pastor.

Eastern Star to meet

Order of the Eastern Star meets the second Monday of every month. A covered dish meal begins at 7 p.m., the meeting begins at 8 p.m.

LWREA meets Oct. 8

The Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Edu­cators Association (LWREA) will meet Thurs., Oct. 8 at the Mary Wil­lis Library, Washington. All retired educators and friends of education are invited.

Water, Gatorade needed

It’s time for the 2nd Annual Water and Gatorade Donation for our be­loved Red Devil Football Team. We are asking for donations in order to have one case of water and one case of Gatorade for our player to have for each game. Donations may be dropped off at the high school to Coach Kevin Banks. For more information please contact Godfrey Zellars at 706-401- 6631 or Coach Banks at LCHS.

Prayer Line

Solomon Pool Deliverance Min­istries Church of Intensive Care Prayer Line will be at Solomon Pool Church, 1026 Murray-Jones Circle, Blackjack Community, Lincolnton, Tues., and Fri., 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Phone (706) 359-4546, toll free, 877) 579-7407. Peggy W. Zellars is pastor.

Substance abuse class

Parks Grove F.B.H. Church is now having Substance Abuse Classes every Monday night from 8-9 p.m. These classes are open to men and women. Rev. Tonita Cody is pastor.

Freedom Ministries

Freedom Ministries Church, 240 Lumber St., has Sunday school services at 10 a.m., worship service 11:15 a.m. and Bible study every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Pas­tor Franklin and Co-Pastor, Kathy Jones.

Towels for Tails

Donations of towels, sheets, or blankets are needed for WW Animal Shelter. Donations can be dropped off at Wilkes Co. Vet Ser­vices, Lincoln Co. Vet Services, Lincoln Animal Hospital or the shelter.

Brick sale

American Legion Post 194 is continuing its Veterans Memorial Brick sale. Anyone wanting to honor a family member or loved one who is active duty now or has served in the past, this is fitting tribute to them and their service. Contact Jim Fosky 706-359-2874for moreat informa­tion.

Country supper

The Christian Service Organi­zation of Fishing Creek Baptist Church will have a country cook­ing supper on Saturday, October 17 from 6-8 p.m. $8 per plate.

CWRT to meet

The Civil War Round Table of Augusta next meets on Mon., Oct. 19, at Goodwill’s Snelling Center, 3165 Washington Road with dinner at 6 p.m. Our speaker is Steve Davis of Atlanta. His topic is “Medical and Surgical Aspects of the Atlanta Campaign.” Davis is the author of two books on the Atlanta Cam­paign. Visitors are always welcome. Reservations are not required. For further information contact: Gwen Fulcher Young, 706-736-2909.

Revival at Rehoboth

Rehoboth Baptist Church, 3219 Metasville Rd., Washington, will celebrate its 209th Homecoming Anniversary Oct. 11 at 10:30 a.m. beginning with Southern Travelers singing and Rev. Wayne Wicker bringing the message during the service. Lunch will follow. Revival services will be held Oct. 12 - 14 at 7 p.m. nightly. Rev. Martin Penion from Loco Baptist Church will bring the message Monday; Rev. Arthur Key from New Life Baptist Church will bring the message Tuesday and Wednesday. Special music nightly. The public is invited.

Family, friends day

First Baptist Church invites the public to its Annual Family and Friends Day Oct. 11 at 11:30 a.m., during regular services. Guest speaker will be Minister Patrick Outler. Lunch will be served. Rev. Dennis J. Quinn is pastor.

Pre-pastoral anniv.

First Baptist Church, 154 First Baptist Street of Lincolnton will have a pre-pastoral anniversary musical Oct. 31 at 4 p.m. They will celebrate Rev. Dennis J. Quinn’s 25th anniversary Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Church anniversary

Mt. Zion Baptist Church will celebrate its 144th anniversary Sun., Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. Rev. Frankie Jones, pastor of Freedom Ministries and the church family, will be special guests. Dinner will be served.

Men, womens day

Annual Men and Women Day will be held at Newberry Mission­ary Baptist Church Sun., Oct. 18 at 10:15 a.m. Rev. Daravius Cullars will be guest minister. Rev. Willie J. White is pastor.

Choir anniversary

Pleasant Grove Gospel Choir will celebrate its choir anniversary Sat., Oct. 10 at 5 p.m. All choirs and the public are invited to attend. Rev. Ian Spencer is pastor.

Golf benefit

Brooker Golf Benefit will be held Oct. 24 at Rocky Branch Golf Club. Sign in at 8:30 a.m., first tee time is 9 a.m. Cost is $100 for individuals and $400 for 4 person teams. Includes lunch, drinks, green fee, cart and golf towel. All proceeds will go to the Brooker family medical and living expenses. Email lyndsiebrookergolfbenefit@yahoo.com for registration and hole sponsorship form.

Masons to meet

The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting is the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:00 with the meeting starting at 7:30.

Meeting schedule

Lincolnton Planning and Zoning Board 2015 meeting schedule: Sept. 29, Oct. 27, Nov. 24, Dec. 29.

Halloween Party at Post 194

American Legion Post 194 will hold an adult Halloween Party Sat., Oct. 31 from 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. DJ Jason Crook will provide the music beginning at 9. Prizes will be awarded for best costume. A $5 cover will be charged at the door. Must be 21 years of age and older.

Fish fry Oct. 17

New Work Baptist Church Broth­erhood will have a fish fry Sat., Oct. 17 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the church. Plates cost $10 each and tickets must be purchased before Wed., Oct. 14 by contacting any Brotherhood member or by calling 706-359-3209 or 359-1480. The WOM will also have a bake sale that day with lots of goodies to purchase when you pick up your plates.

Little Roy & Lizzy Fish Fry

The Little Roy and Lizzy all you can eat catfish dinner will be held at 6:00 p.m., on Sunday, October 18 at Lizzy Long Farm located at 3086 Long Road, Lincolnton, Georgia. Tickets are $15.00 with proceeds going to The Little Roy and Lizzy Music Festival which will be held April 28 - 30, 2016. Briing a lawn chair and come and listen to some great live music.

Meet David Allan Coe

American Legion Post 194 invites the public to meet, greet, dine and enjoy the entertainment of David Allan Coe on Sun., Oct. 11. Doors open at 3 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person and are available at Goldman & Wengrow, Cliatt Crossing and Fast Times.

Baptist convention

The 145th Annual Session of the General Missionary Baptist Con­vention of Georgia will convene at the Augusta Marriot Convention Center Nov. 9-12.

Family, friends prog.

Tabernacle Baptist Church Fam­ily and Friends Ministries Program will be held Sun., Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Rodney Lockett and Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Thomson. Everyone is invited. Rev. Ray C. Lewis is pastor.

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