2009-05-21 / Don't Forget

Don't Forget

There will be a soccer tournament for under-12 teams this Saturday, May 23, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the Washington-Wilkes Parks and Recreation Department fields. Teams participating are from Washington-Wilkes, Oglethorpe County, Madison County, and Milledgeville.

Pompey's Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate its 139th anniversary May 24, 11:30 a.m. Dinner will be served.

.

New Saints CME Church, 515 Baltimore Road, Washington, will hold its May SNAP meeting on Saturday, May 25, 10 a.m.

.

Heard's Chapel Baptist Church will have a children's day program on Sunday, June 14, 3 p.m. Rev. Demetrius Porter and the New Hope Baptist Church will be in charge of services.

.

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church will celebrate its 108th anniversary May 24, 2:30 p.m. Rev. L. Heath of the United Pilgrim Baptist Church of Norwood will be the guest speaker.

.

The Lexington Avenue Church of Christ will have a produce giveaway Saturday, May 30, 11 a.m., along with group singing at the church in Washington.

.

The Reese J. Booker and Rosa Grant Warthen Memorial Service Scholarship Fundraising Program will be held at Mark's Tabernacle Baptist Church Sunday, May 24, 6 p.m. Rev. Dwayne Crew of Fort Valley, son of Mrs. Mary (Polly) Crew and the late Rev. Willie Crew, will be the guest speaker. The Fort Valley University Concert Choir is scheduled to perform. All local churches and choirs are asked to help render the music. Clara Sutton is chairman, 706-678-7636.

.

The Old School Reunion will meet Saturday, May 23, 12:00 noon, at the Mary Willis Library.

.

Heard's Chapel Baptist Church will have Men's Day June 28, 3 p.m. Rev. Reginald Hunter and New Springhill Baptist Church will be in charge of services.

.

There will be a benefit barbecue for David Smith Saturday, May 16, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at Poss-Umm Cafe in Rayle. Tickets are $7.00 each and are available by calling Charlie Burgess at 706-678-3191; or the cafe at 706-274-1024.

.

Springfield Baptist Church will have its annual women's day program Sunday, May 24, 11:30 a.m. The guest speaker will be Evangelist Brenda Nunnally.

.

Rev. Glen Kolhagen, pastor of the Washington Presbyterian Church, will be leading a bereavement support group on the second Wednesday of each month in the Nash Library at Wills Memorial Hospital. Time is 1 p.m. The program is practical based and not theologically based. Confidentiality is protected. The next meeting will be Wednesday, June 10. The public is invited.

.

Rehoboth Baptist Church, Metasville, will have Vacation Bible School May 31-June 5, 6:00- 8:30 p.m.

.

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Ushers Ministry will celebrate its anniversary June 7, 2:30 p.m. Rev. Lorenzo Gillard, Pastor of Cade Chapel in Elberton, will be the guest minister.

. Transforming Life Ministries will sponsor a "Midnight Musical" at the Third Shiloh Center Sunday, May 24, beginning with prayer at 9 p.m. There will be praise and worship singers and soloists, including PURPOSE, and Michael Bolton. The guest speaker will be Pastor Tonita Cody.

.

Faith Tabernacle's Community Festival will be held Saturday, May 23, 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. The tabernacle is located at 249 Faith Lane, Lincolnton. The event is fsor everyone and iwll include face painting, pony rides, volleyball, Bible trivia, talent performances, praise dance, gospel karaoke, and concessions.

.

The First Baptist Church, Washington, will have Vacation Bible School June 1-5, for four year olds through the fifth grade, 9 a.m.-12 noon.

.

The Patient Education Staff of Wills Memorial Hospital will be hosting a diabetic support group meeting May 28, 2 p.m., in the Nash Library. The focus of the meeting will be diet and carbohydrate counting. The group is open to the public for diabetics and their caregivers. Make reservations by calling 706-678-9296.

.

The First United Methodist Church of Washington will have Vacation Bible School June 7-11, 6-8:30 p.m.

.

The New Tabernacle Baptist Church Music Department will celebrate its first anniversary Sunday, May 24, 3 p.m. The church is located at 1187 Tabernacle Church Road, Lincolnton.

.

Rev. Seymore Harrison will be honored for three years of service by the White Rock Baptist Church, Lincolnton, on Sunday, May 24, 2 p.m. Rev. F.C. Henderson and the Poplar Spring Baptist Church, Thomson, will be in charge of the service. Dinner will be served.

. Historic New Ford Baptist Church of Danburg will celebrate its 139th anniversary Sunday, May 24. Guest speaker will be Rev. Robert Crawford of Mulberry Baptist Church.

.

The Wilkes County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will have a special open house celebration in honor of its 35th anniversary on Saturday, May 23, at 2 p.m., at its location behind the Wills Memorial Hospital. The public is invited to celebrate with the personnel.

.

The Washington Lions Club will have barbecued chicken available on Saturday, May 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the clubhouse on Spring Street. Tickets for eat-in or take-out are available from any member of the Lions Club.

.

Springfield Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 1-5, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

.

The Food Pantry at the Seventh Day Adventist Church will be open Thursday, May 21, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

.

Samaria Temple COGIC will have Bible study every Wednesday night at 7 p.m.

.

Springfield Baptist Church will have a women's day workshop Saturday, May 23, 10:30 a.m. Breakfast will be at 9 a.m. Clara Sutton and Kay Finnell will be the guest speakers.

.

The Greater Level Hill Baptist Church will have a One Hundred Men In Black program Sunday, May 24, 4 p.m. Rev. Tracy Wheeler will be the guest minister. The Greater Springfield Baptist Church of Atlanta will be the guest church. Dinner will be served prior to the beginning of services.

. Samaria Temple will have a women's day program Sunday, May 24, 2:30 p.m. The speaker will be Pastor Tonita Cody of Parks Grove FBH Church, Lincolnton.

.

The Washington-Wilkes Food Pantry on Jackson Street will be open Saturday morning, May 23, from 6:00 to 8:00 a.m.

.

Mallorysville Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 22-26, 6:30-9:00 p.m., with supper each night for everyone.

.

Tignall Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 1-5, 6:30-9:00 p.m.

.

Cherry Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its 134th anniversary June 7, 2:30 p.m. Rev. Lance Pitts will be the guest speaker.

.

Rehoboth Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School May 31-June 5, 6-8:30 p.m.

.

New Salem Baptist Church will celebrate the 137th anniversary of the church on May 24, 31st, and June 7. Guest ministers for the services are Rev. Reginald Hunter of New Springhill Baptist Church, Philomath; Rev. James Walker of Mt. Nebo and Live Oak Baptist churches, Ailey; and Rev. G.L. Avery of White Rock and Union Spring Baptist churches. The services will begin at 3 p.m. with the fellowship meal being served at 2:00. Pastor Reynolds and the congregation extend an invitation to everyone to attend.

.

The New Sutton Temple Baptist Church will have a youth extravaganza. Youth revival services will be May 28-29, 7 p.m. Minister D. Cullars is the guest speaker. On Saturday, May 30, 12 noon, there will be the youth explosion. Lynn Few from Athens will be the guest speaker. Every praise dance team is asked to be on the program and help make this a great event.

.

Local author Terri Lane will make her first television debut on NBC Augusta with Jay Jeffries May 28, 11 a.m. She will be speaking about her new book on Gullytown.

.

The Washington-Wilkes Little League Softball Camp will be held June 15-18, 9 a.m. to 12 noon, at Ashley Park. Early registration ends May 27. Late registration will be held June 15, 8 a.m.-9 a.m. Contact Erica Todd for more information at 706-401-4931.

.

The quarterly Wilkes County Community Blood Drive sponsored by the Wills Memorial Hospital Auxiliary in conjunction with the Shepeard Community Blood Center will be held Thursday, May 21, 2-7 p.m., at The First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

.

The Washington Historical Museum will have free admission to the museum to all Wilkes County Residents on the first Saturday of each month. Just show your identification and it's free.

.

Heard's Chapel Baptist Church will have a women's day program Sunday, May 24, 3 p.m. Veronica Hunter will be the speaker.

.

Transforming Life Ministries "Master's Monday" Bible Study will convene at the Episcopal Church of the Mediator each Monday evening, 6:30-7:30 p.m. The public is invited.

.

Members of Heard's Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate the 131st anniversary of the church on Sunday, June 7. Sunday School begins at 10:30 a.m., the worship service at 11:30. Rev. Paul A. Hull is the pastor and will bring the message.

Return to top