May 16, 2014
Events: A senior dance is at 7 p.m. at the old Franklin Elementary School gym with a live band. Admission is $4.
Meetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Churches: True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts youth night from 7 to 9 p.m. Sylvia Cameron, 706-402-6670
Solomon Grove Missionary Baptist Church observes Revival services at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Johnny Strickland, pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church of Corinth and Macedonia Baptist Church of Grantville, as guest speaker.
Events: Photographer Stephen Grote hosts a workshop at 9:30 a.m. at Hills and Dales Estate on advice, tips and guidance for taking photographs, followed by a photo session in the garden and constructive review of participants’ best photographs. Digital camera required. Cost is $45 per person. Registration fee includes boxed lunch. Workshop fees include garden admission and refreshments. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Call 706-882-3242 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Annual pass holders receive a 20 percent discount.
The sixth annual Defending Americas Defenders Poker Run for Veterans begins with registration at 9 a.m. All proceeds go to help homeless vets or vets in need. Registration fee is $20. Ride begins at Pyne Road Park off Roanoke Road. Kick stands up at 11 a.m. Food, door prizes, a 50/50 raffle, biker games and more follow the ride at Whitetail Pub on Roanoke Road. 706-333-8736 or 706-885-9946
LaGrange Art Museum holds Family Super Saturday with free tours at the museum and art activities at the Center for Creative Learning from 1 to 4 p.m.
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.
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.
Churches: WORD Harvest Ministries Inc., 2478 Roanoke Road, hosts the fifth anniversary of pastor Roger Clayton and Lutrellia Clayton at at 10:30 a.m. Guest speaker is minister Christine Tigner of William Grove Church of Deliverance in Pine Mountain.
Leete Hill United Methodist Church celebrates Women’s Day featuring Minister Reneé Clark as speaker at 11 a.m. and at 2:30 p.m. speakers pastor Sequita Freeman of Immanuel Ministries Worship Center, minister Johnnie Freeman of First Baptist Church and minister Pamela King of Louise United Methodist Church.
Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Pine Mountain hosts United Methodist Men “Family and Friends Day” at 11 a.m. Deacon Anthony Beasley of New Solomon Grove Baptist Church brings the message.
True Word Praise and Worship Center, 10 Wares Cross Road suite 90, hosts Women’s Day at 11 a.m. Guest speaker is minister LaShonda Brown of the Valley Grove Baptist Church in Manchester.
Rocky Mount Baptist Church hosts the 13th anniversary of the Rev. T. Jerry Barnes at 2 p.m. with guest speaker the Rev. Charles Martin and Valley Grove Baptist Church.
Thankful Baptist Church Cannonville Road will celebrates its Usher and Nurse’s Guild anniversary at 2 p.m. Speaker is the Rev. Fred Stanley of Zion Rest Baptist Church in Valley, Alabama.
Saint Paul Baptist Church, 205 Union St., celebrates Women’s Day at 3 p.m. with Dr. Mary Hudson of Nichols Chapel AME Church in Phenix City, Alabama.
Saint Paul Baptist Church, 205 Union St., celebrates Women’s Day with Dr. Marcy Hudson of Nichols Chapel AME Church in Phenix City, Alabama, as guest.
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.
Callaway Baptist Church hosts discipleship training, youth and children’s classes at 5 p.m.