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Saturday


Events: LaGrange Alumni chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity hosts a “chicken-q” fundraiser for its scholarship program from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the old Family Dentistry parking lot. Cost is a $7 donation per plate. For tickets contact Albert Gilliam at 706-883-6971 or Dr. George Baker. Walk ups welcome.


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.


The Troup County Parks and Recreation annual Easter egg hunt is 2 p.m. at Shuford Fields in LaGrange at Ragland Street and Calumet Drive.


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: Teaver Road Baptist Church hosts Community Easter Egg Hunt from 10 a.m. to noon. Kids can enjoy fun and fellowship with TRBC neighbors.


Mount Zion Baptist Church hosts an Easter program from 1 to 4 p.m.


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


Sunday


Meetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 10 a.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.


Churches: Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Pine Mountain hosts its annual Community Easter Sunrise Service at 6 a.m. Speaker will be the Rev. Melvin Bussey of Saint John CME Church in Pine Mountain.


Mount Zion Baptist Church hosts a Sunrise service at 6 a.m.


Louise United Methodist Church, 1189 Hines Road, hosts its fifth combined Easter Sunrise service at 6:30 a.m.


Explorations in Antiquity Center, 130 Gordon Commercial Drive, hosts an Easter Sunrise Service at 6:45 a.m. with a multimedia presentation and live actors, led by Dr. Fleming in the Roman-step theater.


Saint Mary United Methodist Church, 100 Pine St. in Hogansville, hosts a Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Pastor Elaine Gilbert will bring the message. Breakfast served after service.


First United Methodist Church of LaGrange will hold three Easter worship services: 9 a.m. early service in the sanctuary, 9 a.m. blended service in the Fellowship Hall and 11 a.m. traditional service in the sanctuary.


Teaver Road Baptist Church hosts Easter service at 11 a.m. Sunday school and morning Bible study begin at 9:45 a.m.


Mount Pleasant CME Church celebrates its Ushers’ Anniversary at 11 a.m. with speaker the Rev. Eddie L. Copeland


Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Pine Mountain hosts its 138th church anniversary at 11 a.m. Edward Landrum will bring the message.


Springfield Baptist Church, 400 Poplar St. in Hogansville, hosts Resurrection Sunday with guest speaker the Rev. Frank Kennedy of Lanett, Ala. Worship service begins at 11 a.m.


Bethlehem Baptist Church in Hamilton hosts its annual Easter Day program at 11:30 a.m.


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


Callaway Baptist Church hosts discipleship training, youth and children’s classes at 5 p.m.


Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based recovery program, meets at 3 p.m. at Hogansville First Baptist Church.


Monday


Events: A beginner scrapbook class is offered at the Active Life Center on Ragland Street at 11 a.m. There is no cost for the class. A registration form and supply list can be picked up at the center.


Meetings: West Georgia Community Interact Club hosts a student organizational meeting at 7:15 p.m. at Best Western Lafayette Garden Conference Facility. All 8th to 11th grade students are invited to become charter members of this LaGrange Rotary Club sponsored Interact Club. Barbara Henigin, 631-766-2491


Tuesday


Events: Advanced Tai Chi for Health class is 11:45 a.m. at The Active Life, 140 Ragland St. Tai chi is a slow-moving martial art improving balance, coordination and relaxation. Call The Active Life at 706-883-1681  to register.


Western line dance lessons are 1 p.m. at The Active Life on Ragland Street. Cost is $5. Betty Cook, 706-882-1955


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


LaGrange Memorial Library hosts Pajama Night for children of all ages at 6:30 p.m. Attendees will hear tales followed by milk and cookies.


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


Salvation Army Home League meets at noon at 806 Murphy Ave.


The LaGrange chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy meets at 3 p.m. at Bellevue at 204 Ben Hill St.


LaGrange City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. in the council chamber/courtroom at 208 Ridley Ave.


LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 6 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.


American Legion Post 75 meets at 6 p.m. at The Active Life center on Ragland Street.


The annual Friends of the Library meeting is 7 p.m. at LaGrange Memorial Library with Georgia Poet Laureate Judson Mitcham as the keynote speaker. The general public is invited.


The LaGrange Shufflers meet at the Active Life center at 140 Ragland St. for regular square, round and line dances from 7 to 9:15 p.m. Cost to dance is $6. 706-812-4974


Wednesday


Events: Preschool story time at LaGrange Memorial Library is at 10:30 a.m. and includes stories, fingerplays, songs and a craft time. 706-882-7784 


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


A bereavement support group meets 11 a.m. at Hospice LaGrange.


The Lunch Bunch and Al-Anon meet at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.


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


 


Thursday


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


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


New Community Church hosts Career Connect, a free job search assistance and networking event, at 5:30 p.m. with representatives from local staffing agencies, colleges, businesses and industries. Admission is free. Career coaches from the Department of Labor Career Center, Troup County Works, LaGrange College and West Georgia Technical College will be available. 


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


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


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


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


Friday


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


 The 2014 Relay for Life is set for 7 p.m. at the Whitesville Road track, 299 Fort Drive. Teams may register to participate with a $10 fee and raise funds to contribute. To register go to www.relayforlife.org/troupga. For more information can contact Lynn Howard at 706-883-1670 or lhoward@troupco.org, or Karen Smith at 706-594-1659 or chief800801@yahoo.com.


Meetings: 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


April 26


Events: The Active Life, 140 Ragland St., hosts a Special Musical Tribute to Johnny Cash, June Carter and Loretta Lynn at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Limited seating. 706-883-1681


The Sons of LaFayette Male Voice Choir presents a spring concert at First Presbyterian Church, 120 Broad St. in LaGrange, at 7 p.m. Groups The Harmonizers and The Shoal Creek Quartet also will perform. Tickets available at Plum Southern, Serendipity, active choir members or at www.sonsoflafayette.org.


Columbus State University’s Guitar Instrument Departmen presents a classical guitar concert at the D.H.A. Community Center, 412 S. King Ave. in Pine Mountain, at 7 p.m. Cost is $10 and and tickets may be purchased in advance or call 706-663-4447. Reception and refreshments will follow the show.


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: Leete Hill United Methodist Church, 810 Hamilton Road, hosts a prayer breakfast at 9 a.m. Guest speaker is Deacon Cliff Meeks of Valley Grove Baptist Church in LaGrange.


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


Wehadkee Baptist Church on Abbottsford Road hosts its annual Children’s Network Singing at 6 p.m. featuring New Horizon and Nothing But Grace in memory of Hubert Ogle.


Word of Grace Christian Center and Shifting Gears in the Spirit present Elevate Concert at Lafayette Christian School, 1904 Hamilton Road, at 6:30 p.m. C.I.C. Band of Nassau, Bahamas, is featured with performances by W.O.G. Dance Ministry, Megan Jefferson, Kevin Dunn, Joshua Chambers and others. Admission is free.


April 27


Meetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 10 a.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.


Churches: Confidence Missionary Baptist Church, 705 Colquitt St., hosts its Men and Women’s Day program at 10:30 a.m.


Leete Hill United Methodist Church, 810 Hamilton Road, hosts Men’s Day at 11 a.m. with guest speaker minister Michael Winston of Pilgrim Baptist Church in Lanett, Ala.


Union Springs United Methodist Church, 6710 Whitesville Road in West Point, hosts Men’s and Women’s Day at 2 p.m. with guest speaker pastor Rodrick Johnson.


Thankful Baptist Church on Cannonville Road celebrates its 112th Church Anniversary at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker is the Rev. Ralph Thompson, of Keeney Memorial U.M.C. in West Point.


Welcome Baptist Church in the Redline Community hosts Women’s Day at 2:30 p.m. hosts guest speaker pastor Sequita Freeman of Immanuel Ministries.


Old Mount Olive Baptist Church celebrates the second pastoral anniversary of Larry and Ruby Carter at 3 p.m. at Springfield Baptist Church, 707 Ringer St.


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.


April 27, 28


Confidence Missionary Baptist Church, 705 Colquitt St., hosts an Empowerment Revival at 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday. The Rev. Stanford Dudley of Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church will be guest speaker.

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