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Saturday

Events: Glass Bridge Road Farmers Market is 8 to 11 a.m. at no cost to vendors. Homemade or homegrown items are welcome. Located at the pavilion across from Loyd Presbyterian Church on Glass Bridge Road. 706-594-4951


Market on Main farmer’s market for locally grown produce is 8 to 10 a.m in the parking lot next to Carmike Cinema, at the corner of Main and East Depot streets. 706-298-4534


God’s Breadbasket, a food pantry serving Hogansville residents, is open from 9 a.m. to noon.


A car show and benefit for Eric Bennett for his medical expenses following a head injury, is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pyne Road Park. There will be food raffle prizes, trophies and a cake walk. Hosted by M&T Tree Service and TK Kustumz. Tony or Ashley McCann, anhood1982@gmail.com or 706-594-4023


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


Faith Believers Ministries, 210 Handley St. in LaGrange, hosts Sister to Sister Celebration at 5 p.m. honoring minister and elect-lady DeTamera Perkins, hosted by Pastor W. G. Perkins. Special guests are co-pastor Vanita Bonner and members of Liberation Christian Ministries International in Valley, Alabama.


Sunday

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


Churches: Faith Temple Church, 221 Edgewood Ave., hosts its Family and Friends Day at 10 a.m.


Triumph Holiness Church hosts Youth Homecoming at 11:30 a.m.


Living By Faith Worship Center, 1898 Greenville Road, celebrates Youth Day at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Dale Turner and New Rock Springs will be guests.


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.


Sunday–Wednesday


True Word Praise and Worship Center, 10 Wares Cross Road suite 90, celebrates its one-year anniversary during fellowship service at 11 a.m. Sunday, followed by a three-night revival Monday to Wednesday at 7 p.m. feauturing pastor Calvin Daniels of Auburn, Alabama, on Monday, pastor Lonnie Walls of LaGrange on Tuesday and pastor James Terry of Manchester on Wednesday.


Wednesday–Friday


Faith Temple Church, 221 Edgewood Ave., hosts its annual Community Fellowship Revival at 7 p.m. with pastor Allen Simpson and Canaan Baptist Church on Wednesday, pastor Vincent Dominique and Warren Temple United Methodist Church on Thursday and pastor Edward Lane and Saint Paul Baptist Church on Friday.


Zion Hill Baptist Church hosts its annual revival service at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Edward Lane on Wednesday, the Rev. Frankie Hutchinson on Thursday and the Rev. Anthony Shealey on Friday.


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: The Experimental Aircraft Organization meets at 6:30 a.m. at LaGrange-Callaway Airport.


Downtown LaGrange Development Authority Business and Economic Development meets at 2 p.m. at the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce.


West Point City Council meets at 6 p.m. at City Hall.


The Troup County Brain Injury Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Clearview Chapel fellowship hall at 2101 S. Davis Road. Susan Blackburn, 706-302-1887


West Georgia Flyers Club meets at 6:30 p.m. All cyclists may attend. Vicki Shaddix,


http://www.westgeorgiaflyers.org/contactus.html


The Troup County branch of the NAACP holds a general membership meeting at 7 p.m. at the William Griggs Recreational Center.


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


Meetings: The Troup County Commission meets at 9 a.m. in the first-floor commission meeting room in the Government Center at 100 Ridley Ave.


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.


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


LaGrange Sierra Club meets from 6-8 p.m. at LaGrange Memorial Library. This will also be summer potluck dinner, so participants are asked to bring their favorite dish to share. Speakers will be Seth Gunning and Maria Adams from Atlanta presenting a Power Point concerning the proposed EPA carbon rule. Ellen Parkhurst, ellen_parkhurst@yahoo.com


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


LaGrange Memorial Library, 115 Alford St., hosts the Summer Reading Club at 2 p.m. featuring interactive science experiments with David Curtis.


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


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: The Troup County Board of Elections and Registration meets at 10 a.m. in the conference room of planning and zoning, suite 1300, at the Troup County Government Center, 100 Ridley Ave.


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


A free memory support group for caregivers of those people suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease meets at 5 p.m. at Vernon Woods Retirement Community. 706-812-2899


The Troup County Board of Education meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Administrative Services Center at 100 N. Davis Road.


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.


The Troup County Sportsman’s Club meets at 7:30 p.m. at the clubhouse on Roanoke Road.


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


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.


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


July 19

Events: Glass Bridge Road Farmers Market is 8 to 11 a.m. at no cost to vendors. Homemade or homegrown items are welcome. Located at the pavilion across from Loyd Presbyterian Church on Glass Bridge Road. 706-594-4951


Market on Main farmer’s market for locally grown produce is 8 to 10 a.m in the parking lot next to Carmike Cinema, at the corner of Main and East Depot streets. 706-298-4534


Troup County Sheriff’s Office hosts a Citizens Firearm Safety Course from 8 a.m. to noon. Attendees will receive classroom instruction on gun laws, permitting and safety information, and spend time on a shooting range. There are 20 spaces available. Anyone interested may contact Sheriff’s public information officer Stewart Smith at 706-883-1616.


The Maternal Infant Services Department at West Georgia Health hosts a Prepared Childbirth Seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. designed to take the mystery out of labor, delivery, pain management, recovery and taking care of a newborn. Cost is $50 per couple. To register, call 706-812-2876 or go to www.wghealth.org and click on resources/classes.


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


July 20

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


Churches:


The Rocky Mount Baptist Church celebrates its annual Men and Women Day program at 2 p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Walter Dowell Jr. and Sardis Baptist Church is guest church. Refreshments will be served.


True Love Missionary Baptist Church, 2451 West Point Road, hosts its fifth church anniversary at 2:30 p.m. and invites sister churches and friends to the celebration. Special guest is the Rev. Eddie Hunter, pastor of Miracle Baptist Church of Alexander City, Alabama. Dinner will be served.


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.


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