2018-07-05 / Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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.

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.

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.

Sons to meet

The Sons of American Legion Squadron 194 will meet at 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at the post home. All members are encouraged to attend.

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.

Mass schedule

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 1015 N. bypass W., Hwy 78, Wash­ington, Georgia, is holding Sunday Mass at 8:30 a.m. and services on Thursdays at noon. For more infor­mation call 706-678-2110. Queen of Angels Catholic Church, 1326 Washington Rd., Thomson, hosts regular services Mondays at 9 a.m., Wednesdays at 6 p.m., Saturday vigils at 5 p.m. and Sunday Mass at 11 a.m. For more information call 706-595-2913.

Substance abuse class

Parks Grove FBH Church is hold­ing a substance abuse class every Monday night from 8-9 p.m. It’s open to men and women who are struggling with any type of addic­tion.

Story time at library

Story time is back at the library! Every Thursday at 11:00 is Tod­dler Time. Bring your non-school aged children while a few books are read. This is a great opportunity for toddlers to socialize and find a new favorite book.

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 greatly appreciated. Please make checks payable to Silver Lining Cancer Foundation, c/o Newberry Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 173, Lincolnton, GA 30817.

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.

Retirement celebration

A re-retirement celebration will be held for Rev. R.C. Holloway Sat., July 14, 3 p.m. at McCormick County Senior Center. All family, friends, and colleagues are invited. For more information please con­tact Rev. Holloway at 706-836- 1262.

Join Lincoln County 4-H

Lincoln County 4-H would like to reach out to private school or home school students in grades 5th-12th who are interested in joining Lincoln County 4-H. Please stop by our 4-H office at 288 N. Peachtree St. right behind Georgia Power or call our office at 706-359-3233.

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.

Donations needed

The Master’s Closet is in need of donations of maternity clothes siz­es large and XL. Donations may be dropped off Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or placed in the donation bin outside.

Tour of Homes

The Georgia Trust’s Expedition Tour of Homes will be held in Washington, Georgia Saturday and Sunday, July 21-22, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. For tickets: www.GeorgiaTrust.org or 404-881-9980.

Bible study Tuedays

Rev. Dr. Anthoni D. McElrath, senior pastor of Green Grove Mis­sionary Baptist Church, Augusta, will host a weekly bible study on Tuesday nights, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln County Public Library.

Apply for WIOA program

Applicants are needed in Lincoln County for a Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act WIOA Pro­gram for out of school youth and young adults. They can help you get your GED, get training and get a job. Eligible requirements: 16-24 years old, not attending any school and must be a high school dropout, in the juvenile or adult justice system, homeless, runaway, in or aged out of foster care, pregnant or parenting, or disables. For more information and to apply for services please contact Pecola Wiley, Youth Program Coordinator at 706-595-8941.

AA/Al Anon meeting

There will be an Alcoholic Anon­ymous/ Al Anon meeting held at 6 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday at Faith Community Church Fellow­ship Hall located at the Thomson Hwy. (Hwy. 43) and Leathersville Rd., Lincolnton, Ga. The sign will read, “The Good Shepard Home.”

Bible study Tuedays

Rev. Dr. Anthoni D. McElrath, senior pastor of Green Grove Mis­sionary Baptist Church, Augusta, will host a weekly bible study on Tuesday nights, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln County Public Library.

Flame needs donations

The Eternal Flame account that keeps the flame in front of the courthouse burning is in need of donations. Donations may be made at Farmers State Bank to the Lincoln Eternal Flame Account or at the courthouse.

Steak dinners Fri.

American Legion Post 194 is still serving steak dinners every Friday night beginning at 6:30 p.m.

BOE meeting dates

Lincoln County Board of Educa­tion 2018 meeting dates are:, July 17, Aug. 14, Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 13, Dec. 11, and Jan. 8, 2019.

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.

Jones fund at FSB

A fund to benefit Derek Jones has been established at Farmers State Bank to help with medical expenses. For more information, contact Teresa Jones at 706-359-5920 or 401-0434.

Vidalias for sale

The Red Fez Shrine Club of Mc­Cormick, S.C. is currently selling 10 pound bags of freshly dug premium Vidalia onions. The bags sell for $10, proceeds benefit the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital. Contact Dan Higgins at 864-391-8686 or capt­morgan40@wctel.net.

Zumba classes Tues., Thurs.

Zumba classes held every Tues and Thur night at 7:15 p.m. in the gym at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. Dr. Stanley Singleton, a certified Zumba instructor, teaches this Latin dance inspired exercise class. Lots of fun and great exer­cise.

Apply for WIOA program

Lincoln County 4-H is selling Vidalia Onions! Get a 10lb bag of mixed large and jumbo size for $10! All orders must be turned in by April 20th. Place orders at the Lincoln County Extension 4-H office, 288 N. Peachtree St., next to Lively’s Floor Covering and behind Turner Jones Attorney, or call 706-359-3233.

Homecoming service

Harmony’s Homecoming Ser­vice will be held Sunday, August 5th at 2:00 pm. Rev. Matthew Harden and New Tabernacle Baptist Church will be in charge of the service. Everyone is invited and welcomed to join us on our special day.

Revival services at Harmony

Harmony’s Annual Revival Ser­vices will be held Monday, August 6th thru Wednesday, August 8th, at 7:30 pm each night. Rev. Daniel Ramsey of Smith Grove and Cedar Grove Baptist churches will be our Revivalist. Please join us and let’s pray that our souls are revived and blessed.

Mass schedule

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 1015 N. bypass W., Hwy 78, Washington, Geor­gia, is holding Sunday Mass at 8:30 a.m. and services on Thursdays at noon. For more information call 706-678-2110. Queen of Angels Catholic Church, 1326 Washington Rd., Thomson, hosts regular services Mondays at 9 a.m., Wednesdays at 6 p.m., Saturday vigils at 5 p.m. and Sunday Mass at 11 a.m. For more information call 706-595-2913.

Church anniversary

White Rock Baptist Church will celebrate its 144th anniversary on Sun., July 15, at 3 p.m. Rev. Chuck Smallwood, pastor of Fairview Baptist Church, Augusta, along with his congregation will be in charge of the services. A wonderful program culminating these 144 years is being planned that will glorify God. The public is invited to attend. Dinner will be served. Rev. Seymore Harrison, Sr. is pastor.

Membership meeting

The Lincoln County Historical Society will have the next monthly membership meeting at noon on Wed., Aug. 1st in the May House; there will be no July meeting. There will be a board of directors meeting at 7 p.m. on July 9th. The Wednes­day morning work group is at the park every Wednesday and would welcome more workers. The next History in the Park will be on Aug. 2, at 7 p.m. David A. Kidd will present, “The Trail of William Bartram.”

Church anniversary

First Baptist Church will be celebrating its anniversary July 22 beginning at 11:30 a.m. Rev. Jesse Johnson and Rehoboth Baptist Church will be in charge of the services. The public is invited. Rev. Dennis Quinn is pastor.

Pavilion, May House

The Lincoln County Historical Society encourages the use of the Lincoln County Historical Park for family and community events. The Lewis Family Pavilion and the May House make great venues for wed­dings, receptions, family reunions or other get- togethers. Fees are very reasonable and you don’t have to be a member to use the facility. Call (706) 359-3237 for details and information.

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