2018-05-24 / Don't Forget

Don't Forget

New Springhill Baptist Church will celebrate its annual Juneteenth celebration from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, June 16. Marion Fedrick, interim president of Albany State University will be the speaker. Songs and music will be provided by JC and the Hartwellaires of Hartwell. The festival will include food, desserts, and drinks. There will be several events for kids.

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Rehoboth Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School Saturday, June 2, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Christian Life Center. The public is invited.

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The Southern Gospel group The Whisnants will be singing live at New Life Baptist Church on Saturday, June 30 from 6-8 p.m. This is a free event but there will be a love offering taken up for the group. New Life Ministries is located at 808 East Robert Toombs Avenue. For more information, call 706- 726-1517.

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Flint Hill Baptist Church will hold its Men’s and Women’s Day program on Sunday, June 3, at 11:45 a.m.

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Pleasant Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its annual Usher’s Ministry program on Sunday, June 3, at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Michael Gresham and Reeves Chapel Baptist Church as special guests. The public is invited.

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New Saints C.M.E. Church will hold Vacation Bible School from May 28-June 1 with a “Game On” study series for children, youth, and adults. VBS classes will be held from 6:30-8 p.m. daily. The public is invited.

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The Wilkes County Board of Commissioners will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, at the ­Wilkes County courthouse. A work session in the chairman’s office will be held immediately prior beginning at 1 p.m.

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The Rayle City Council will meet at City Hall on Tuesday, June 12, at 6 p.m.

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The Tignall City Council will meet at City Hall in Tignall on Wednesday, June 13, at 7 p.m.

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The Rayle City Council will meet at City Hall on Tuesday, June 12, at 6 p.m.

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The Roy L. Burns Senior Center will hold a yard sale June 6-8, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Donations may be brought by the center at 108 Marshall Street. For more information, call 706-678-2518.

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Mt. Carmel Baptist Church will have its 117th church anniversary on Sunday, May 27, at 2 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Charles Lacey of Mt. Nebo Baptist Church. The public is invited.

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Tree of Life Worship Center holds Bible study every Tuesday at 7 p.m. with Minister Nickolas Stephens teaching the class.

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The Wilkes County Board of Education will meet at the board office on N. Alexander Avenue on Monday, June 18, at 2 p.m.

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The BreasTest and More Program at the Wilkes County Health Department has help to assist in paying for mammograms for the uninsured when funding is available. Clients must be 40-64 years of age, have no health insurance, and meet certain financial requirements. Call the Wilkes County Health Department at 706-678-2622 for more information and to schedule an appointment.

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The Washington Downtown Development Authority will meet at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, June 21, in the City Hall Annex.

There will be a community sidewalk yard sale in Tignall on the first Saturday in June. First come, first serve. Those who plan to be an addition to this yard sale should call Randy Luke at 706-401-5184 or Melinda Luke at 706-614-9177 so they can tell you where you can set up your selling spot.

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A reception for Washington native Denorio Quinn, facility director of the Regional Youth Detention Center in Washington, will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 25, at the Third Shiloh’s Rev. G.L. Avery Center. The public is invited.

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Springfield Baptist Church will hold its Vacation Bible School June 4-8, at 6 p.m. with the theme of “24/7 365: Jesus Makes a Way Every Day!” Anyone interested in helping may contact Fredericka Jackson at 706-678-2005. The public is invited.

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Mount Nebo Baptist Church will hold its Family and Friends Day on Sunday, May 27, at 11 a.m.

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Springfield Baptist Church will hold its Women’s Day program on Sunday, May 27, at 11:30 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. Kalaya S. Lee of Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church in Macon. The theme is “Women of God, Stand Up and Be Counted.”

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Pleasant Grove C.M.E. Church will celebrate the second pastoral anniversary of Rev. Kelvin Dunn on Sunday, May 27, at 2:30 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. William Blount of Greater Young Zion Missionary Baptist Church. The public is invited.

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Cherry Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its Deacons Anniversary on Sunday, May 27, at 4 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Robert Crawford from Mulberry and Mt. Zion Baptist Churches.

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Pompey’s Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate its 148th church anniversary on Sunday, May 27, at 11:30 a.m. with speaker Rev. Larry Norman.

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The new hours for the Stephen’s House Food Pantry are from 9 a.m.-noon on the third Saturday of each month.

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Trinity Baptist Church will celebrate its deacon board anniversary on Sunday, June 3, at 11:30 a.m. The public is invited.

New Ford Baptist Church, 402 Bradley Road will conduct a Super Saturday Vacation Bible School on June 23 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for young people between the ages of four and 15. Contact Dyann Jackson or Virginia Sims at 706-401-1218 to register your child. All in the community are invited to participate.

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The Washington City Council will meet on Monday, June 11, at The Pope Center beginning at 3:30 p.m. A work session will precede the meeting at 3 p.m.

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New Ford Baptist Church at 402 Bradley Road will conduct its annual revival services at 7 p.m. July 16-18. Rev. Hawkins, pastor of New Salem Baptist Church will be the speaker.

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New Ford Baptist Church, 402 Bradley Road, will hold its annual Mothers Ministry program at 11:15 a.m. on, Sunday, June 10. The speaker for the occasion is Georgia Norman, president of the Ladies Auxiliary of Third Shiloh Missionary Center.

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Vacation Bible School at Tignall Baptist Church will be held June 24-28. Meals for those attending will be served at 6 p.m. The program will start at 6:30 p.m.

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Heard’s Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate its 140th anniversary on Sunday, June 3, at 2:30 p.m. with speaker Rev. Demetrius Porter of Cades Chapel Baptist Church in Elberton. Dinner will be served.

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Heard’s Chapel Baptist Church will hold its 140th church anniversary on Sunday, June 3, at 2:30 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Demetrius Porter and Cade’s Chapel Baptist Church of Elberton. Dinner will be served.

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New Ford Baptist Church at 402 Bradley Road will celebrate its 148th church anniversary at 11:15 a. m. on Sunday, May 27, 2018.

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