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Exhibits: “The Art of Diplomacy: Winston Churchill and the Pursuit of Painting” is on display at Hills & Dales Estate visitor center through Sunday. The exhibition will display six Churchill paintings and selected historic photos and memorabilia. The exhibit was created by the Millennium Gate Museum to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his death. Admission is free. The exhibit will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Saturday 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. 706-882-3242 or info@hillsanddales.org


Events: Middle school registration for enrolled Troup County School System students is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at their assigned school.

Churches: Callaway Baptist Church hosts service and classes at 7 p.m.

Mount Zion Baptist Church, 420 E. Mount Zion Church Road, hosts revival services at 7 p.m. with speaker minister Rosemary Smith.

Wehadkee Baptist Church, 915 Abbottsford Road, hosts revival services at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Mike Watson.

Harrisonville Baptist Church, 2885 Highway 54 West in Hogansville, hosts Revival services at 7 p.m. Brother Mark Peak brings the message.


Churches: Mount Beulah Baptist Church hosts revival services at 7 p.m. with pastor W.G. Perkin on Wednesday, pastor Steven Chambers on Thursday and pastor Alfonzia Simpson Jr. on Friday.

Threat Grove Baptist Church, 192 Rosemont Road, hosts Revival services at 7 p.m. with guest speaker for the week, the Rev. Ollie Simpson of Sweet Home Baptist Church in Five Points, Alabama. Dinner follows service.


Events: God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Maternal Infant Services Department at West Georgia Health hosts an Infant Safety and CPR class where participants can learn CPR/choking prevention for infants, along with safety and prevention measures for a new baby at 11 a.m. Cost is $10. To register, call 706-812-2876 or go to www.wghealth.org and click on resources/classes.

The Interfaith Food Closet at 416 Pierce St. in LaGrange is open from 1 to 2:45 p.m. to help people in need of food. 706-882-9291

A bridge game is open to the public at 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue. Cost is $10 per person per month. 706-882-9655

LaGrange Art Museum begins Drawing: Essentials, a six-week art course from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for those in ninth grade to adults, beginner to intermediate skill-level learners, this class will focus on the essentials of drawing and design with instructor Charlie Warner. Fee is $120, supplies included. Sallie Keith, sallie.keith@lagrangeartmuseum.org or 706-882-3267

LaGrange High School hosts a freshmen only open house at 6:30 p.m.

Beginner ballroom dance lessons for all ages are given from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Active Life center on Ragland Street. 706-884-5857

Meetings: West Point City Council meets for a work session at 8:15 a.m.

The executive board of the LaGrange Woman’s Club meets at 10 a.m. at Bellevue.

The Kiwanis Club of LaGrange meets at noon at Highland Country Club.

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Older Americans Sharing in Service, the senior adult group of Rosemont Baptist Church, meets at noon in the church fellowship hall.

The Thursday Lunch Club meets at noon in the fellowship hall of First United Methodist Church. Call 706-884-4635 or email churchoffice@lagrangefumc.org to reserve a space.

Crime Stoppers meets at 6 p.m. in the LaGrange Police Department training room.

Rehearsals for the LaGrange Civic Chorale are from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Troup High School chorus room. choralsociety@charter.net, 706-882-2734

Community Action For Improvement meets at 7 p.m. in the CAFI central office.

LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 7 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.

The Sons of LaGrange Lodge No. 537, a Prince Hall affiliate, meets at 7:30 p.m. at the corner of Brown and Watson streets.

Churches: Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based recovery program, meets at 6 p.m. with a fellowship meal and worship at the welcome center of First Baptist Church on Church Street. 706-884-5631706-884-5631

Matthew 28 Community Fellowship in Pine Mountain hosts Life Group at 7 p.m. 706-663-4747


Events: Classes begin for Troup County School System students.

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

Moonlight Ballroom Dance Club hosts a couples dance and a beginner dance lesson at the LaFayette Christian School gym, 1904 Hamilton Road in LaGrange. The lesson is at 7:30 p.m. and the dance is 8 p.m. Attire is smart casual. Visitor couples welcome at $20 per couple. 706-881-2734

Meetings: The West Point Lake Advisory Council meets at 8:30 a.m. upstairs at the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce.

Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

The Lunch Bunch Alateen Family Group meets at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.

Churches: True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts youth night from 7 to 9 p.m. Sylvia Cameron, 706-402-6670

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