Legacy Museum on Main, 136 Main St. in LaGrange, hosts the exhibit Weddings of West Georgia: Something Old, Something New until April 20 with wedding dresses, shoes, veils, announcements, invitations and newspaper reports used to spotlight love and weddings in West Georgia from the 1800s to the present. Admission is free. The museum is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free of charge. For more information, call 706-884-1828.
Retrospective: Photographs by Douglas Kirkland is on display at LaGrange Art Museum, featuring the photography of the noted Hollywood celebrity photographer, in the Cochran Gallery through April 27. LaGrange Art Museum, 112 Lafayette Square, is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more information, email email@example.com or call 706-882-3267.
809 Gallery of Art, 809 Hill St., hosts Student Exhibition 2013 with art by local students until March 30. The gallery is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
New Community Church hosts Career Connect, a free job search assistance and networking event, at 5:30 p.m. with representatives from the Department of Labor Career Center, Troup County Works, staffing agencies, businesses and industries. For February, the featured local employer is Kimberly Clark and featured agency is Manpower, with program focusing on soft skills.
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
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 LaGrange Area Moms of Multiples club hosts a Spring Consignment Sale from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church on Hammett Road. Proceeds will go toward community causes.
Helen Phillips, horticulturist at Garden Solutions, hosts The Art of Espalier class at 10 a.m. at Hills and Dales Estates and will share her creative approach to creating espaliers. Each participant will receive a fruit tree ready to be espaliered. Cost is $35 per person. Workshop space is limited and pre-registration is required. Garden admission is included in registration. Annual pass holders receive a 20 percent discount. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the visitor center at 706-882-3242.
New River Band performs country music at 7 p.m. at the Active Life center on Ragland Street. Admission is $5.
A Christian Singles Mingle is 8 p.m. at the Mike Daniel Recreation Center, 1220 Lafayette Parkway, with food, games, gifts and door prizes. Tickets are $10 in advance or $13 at the door.
The Salvation Army, 806 Murphy Ave., provides emergency food assistance 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3 p.m. Picture ID and Social Security card are needed.
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.
Free, confidential HIV testing is available starting at 4 p.m. at Pathways at 122 Gordon Commercial Drive. Must be at least 18. 706-845-4054
Rehearsals for the LaGrange Civic Chorale are from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Troup High School chorus room. email@example.com, 706-882-2734
LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 7 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.
The Lunch Bunch Alateen Family Group meets at noon at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St.
The West Georgia chapter of Fort Valley State University Alumni meets at 10 a.m. at the William Griggs Recreation Center.
Peace by Piece Quilt Group meets at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church on the Square. Jane Taylor, 706-884-6323
County Commission host a called work session at 9 a.m. followed by a called meeting in the Commission Chambers on the first floor of the Troup County Government Center. The called meeting will serve as the first meeting for the month of March and the regular meeting originally set for Tuesday is cancelled.
Boy Scout Troop 10 meets at 7 p.m. in the Troup County Sportsman Building on Roanoke Road.
Hogansville City Council meets at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
The Heard County Beekeepers Association meets at 7 p.m. in Franklin. Johnny Adams 706-675-9880 or Alicia 706-882-2493
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. 706-884-5631
Immanuel Ministries and Worship Center at 75 Patillo Road holds Bible study at 6:30 p.m.
True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts Bible study at 7:30 p.m. for adults and youth.
Pillars of Fire Prophetic Conference hosted by apostle LaWanda Peters is 7 p.m. at Ashley’s Diner/Rec Hall, 206 Union St. 229-255-0378
True Life Christian Ministries, 500 S. Lee St., hosts youth night from 7 to 9 p.m. Sylvia Cameron, 706-402-6670
New Macedonia, 111 Johnson St., hosts Wake-up; Get-up Saturday Revival at 10 a.m. Dr. Fredrick James of Pilgrim Baptist Church in Lanett, Ala., will be guest speaker.
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
Stovall Baptist Church, 14 Hardy St. in Greenville, hosts a benefit singing to raise funds to pave the church parking lot. Hot dog and hamburger plates will be on sale for $5 and there will be a cake auction. Food will be served at 5 p.m. and singing begins at 6 p.m. The Master’s Touch is the featured group.
Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1111 E. 10th St. in West Point, celebrates Men’s Day at 11 a.m. with special guest the Rev. Guy DuPont, pastor of Greater Crossroad Baptist Church in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Callaway Baptist Church hosts discipleship training, youth and children’s classes at 5 p.m.
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