2018-12-06 / Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet

The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting on 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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.

Post 194 steak night

Friday night steak night is back at the American Legion Post 194 beginning at 6:30 p.m. You will get a generous portion of steak, salad, and baked potato for $18. Call 706-359-3445 for more informa­tion.

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.

Dinner Wed. night

Come get a home-cooked din­ner on Wednesday at the American Legion Post 194 beginning at 5:30 p.m. until gone. There is a different menu each week and the cost is $10. Call 706-359-3445 for more information.

Bell Ringer open for shopping

Bell Ringer Consignment will host candle light shopping Sat., Dec. 8 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. The Bell Ringer is located in the back old high school building beside the bus shop, 345 Ward Ave.

LCFP holiday hours

The Lincoln County Food Pantry will be open from 9 a.m. to 12 noon on Thursday, December 6th and 13th and on Friday, December 14th We will be closed December 20th and 27th. We will re-open, Thurs­day, January 3, 2019. Merry Christ­mas and Happy New Year to all.

The Melody of Christmas

First Assembly of God will pres­ent “The Melody of Christmas” on Sun., Dec. 9 at 3:30 and 6 p.m. in the sanctuary. The program will include a jazz band featuring Tim Sanders on the saxophone, a barbershop quartet, children’s choir, LCES Ensemble, soloists and sanctuary choir. Come celebrate the sights and sounds of this cherished season with us! First Assembly is located on the Thomson Highway. Call the church office at 359-7237 for more informa­tion.

Post 194 meeting

The American Legion Post 194 meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the legion home. Social hour begins at 6 p.m. All current and perspective members are encouraged to attend.

Bell Ringer open for shopping

Bell Ringer Consignment will host candle light shopping Sat., Dec. 8 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. The Bell Ringer is located in the back old high school building beside the bus shop, 345 Ward Ave.

Assessors meeting dates

The following dates are the 2018 regular scheduled meetings of the Lincoln County Board of Tax Assessors. All meetings are scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at the Board of Tax Assessors office. Any changes in meetings, dates, and times will be posted on bulletin board of the Lincoln County Courthouse, web­site, and the front door of the Tax Assessors Office. When time allows, we will also notify The Lincoln Journal: Tues., Dec. 18.

Culling competition

The Little River Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation is holding a coyote cull competi­tion which will run through Janu­ary 13. A cash award of $10 per coyote, one prize for heaviest coyote, and one prize for a combo of five coy­otes will be offered. Weigh ins are held at Newford Creek Outdoors 418 Fain Road, Tignall Ga. For more information call Brian Tench at 706-401-6567 or Adam Bohler 706-318-5733

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.

Candlelight serve

The Harmony Baptist Church Missionary Ministry will be host­ing their annual "Missionary Can­dlelight Service" on Sunday, De­cember 16, 2018 at 4:00 pm. All are invited and welcomed - come and be blessed.

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ- centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind. It is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our life. Meetings are each Thursday night beginning at 6:30 p.m. with snacks followed by CR at 7 p.m. at First Assembly of God on Thomson Highway.

Food Pantry holiday hours

The Lincoln County Food Pantry will be open, Thurs., Dec. 6 and 13 from 9-12 and then on Fri., Dec. 14 from 9-12. We will be closed Dec. 20 and 27. We will re-open, Thurs., Jan. 3, 2019! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all!

NAACP to meet

The NAACP will meet Mon., Dec. 10, 7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln County Public Library. Planning committee for the Emancipation/Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Program will meet at 6 p.m.

Christmas program Dec. 9

Everyone is invited to attend St Paul UMC’s Christmas Program on Sun., Dec. 9, at 6 p.m. We are excited to have the story told by the children of the church. Please come and fellowship with us while en­joying our children’s voices. Light refreshments will be enjoyed by all after the program.

Bingo at Post 194

Bingo at the American Legion Post 194 every Friday beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Christmas at Cedar Rock

The 18th Annual Christmas at Cedar Rock will be held 6:30-9 p.m., Dec. 6, 7 and 8, at Macedonia United Methodist Church, just off Exit 165 (Camak exit) on I-20 (Hwy. 80 N) just beyond the UPS terminal. For more info, call office at 706-945- 9740. Visit our Facebook page. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas with a complimentary hayride through lights and displays, then experience the Life of Christ beginning with a live Nativity Scene. Have that special talk with Santa (your camera is welcome); visit the “Kids Only” shop; or browse the “General Store. Handicapped acces­sible.

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