March 26, 2015 Issue

GC registration
The Glascock County Board of Education will hold registration for Pre-K and kindergarten on March 27, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at the BOE office. Children registering for Pre-K must be 4-years-old by Sept. 1. For registration information and forms, contact Sara Simmons or Carol Downs at (706) 598-2291.


Free wills clinic
Georgia Legal Services Program, Inc., the non-profit provider of legal aid for low-income Georgians, will host a free Wills Clinic on Saturday, March 28, from 9 a.m.-noon at 209 7th Street, Suite 400, Augusta. For more information, call (706) 721-2327 or 1-800-248-6697.

Arts Guild meeting
The Arts Guild of Jefferson County will meet on March 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the Magdalene House. Members are asked to be present to begin setup for the Spring Exhibit.

JC Booster Club
The Jefferson County Athletic Booster Club will meet on Thursday, April 2, at 7 p.m. at Jefferson County High School’s health room. Coaches are asked to attend.

Arts Guild Spring Exhibit
The Arts Guild of Jefferson County will hold its Spring Exhibit on April 17-19, in downtown Louisville. The opening reception will be held on Friday, April 17, from 7-9 p.m. in downtown Louisville.

JC Historical Society
The Jefferson County Historical Society, Louisville, will celebrate its 20th Anniversary on Monday, April 20. The Historical Society will open at 4 p.m. At 6 p.m., a program will be presented about the creation of the Historical Society and past presidents will be honored for their leadership and guidance in promoting Jefferson County history. Everyone is invited to attend.

JCHS sports banquet
The Jefferson County High School Winter/Spring Sports Banquet will be held on Monday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m., with speaker East Georgia State basketball coach, Leroy Jordan. The cost is $5 for non-winter/spring sports athletes.

Garden Club event
The Louisville Garden Club will present Creative Tablescapes for Today, themed table designs created by Club members, on Saturday, May 30, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Abbot-Easterlin home, Louisville. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Tickets are available from Louisville Garden Club members, Twisted Sisters or the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce. Light refreshments will be served.

Heating cost assistance
Family Connection and Communities In Schools of Glascock County, Inc., is partnering with the CSRA EOA, Inc., Energy Assistance Program to assist Glascock County residents with heating costs. To make an appointment or for more information, call (706) 598-0722.

JC Head Start
The CSRA EOA, Inc., Head Start has openings for children who will be 3-years-old by Sept. 1 and 4-years-old by Dec. 31, excluding Augusta Tech, Lincolnton and Wrens. Services are free to qualified applicants. Applications can be obtained Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at local Head Start centers in Wadley, Louisville and Wrens, or at CSRA EOA, Inc., Central Office, Augusta.

GC Head Start
The Glascock County Head Start Center, Gibson, has begun enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year. Applications may be picked up at the Center.

Racing For Hope run
The Racing For Hope 5K Run and Fun Run will be held on March 28, at the walking track by Wrens Middle School. Registration will be at 7 a.m., the 5K at 8 a.m. and the 1 mile Fun Run at 8:15 a.m.

Moxley Spring Fest
Moxley United Methodist Church, Wadley, will hold Spring Fest on April 4, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. There will be games and an Easter egg hunt. Everyone is invited to attend.

Pancake supper
The Wadley Lions Club will hold a pancake supper on Monday, April 6, from 5-7 p.m. Tickets for adults are $5 and children $3.

Bartow supper, bingo
The Bartow Community Club will hold a covered dish supper and bingo on Thursday, April 9, at 7 p.m. Bring a favorite covered dish. Everyone is invited to attend.

Cinderella auditions
Auditions will be held for Cinderella by Rodgers and Hammerstein for the Schoolhouse Players will be held on April 11, from 7-8 p.m. at Sandersville United Methodist Church choir room, and on May 15, from 7-8 p.m. at the Bartow Community Club. The play will be directed by Leia Giddens. Bring sheet music in the classic music theater style, ready to sing 16 bars. A pianist will be at the audition. Parts are for 10 females, seven males and four children. Play performances will be July 10, 11, 17, 18 and 19. For more information, contact Giddens at (478) 457-7278.

Mitchell Springfest
The Mitchell Springfest will be held April 18-19 in downtown Mitchell. Springfest will open on Saturday at 9 a.m., with a variety of arts and crafts and food vendors, a 5K Color Fun Run/Walk, live entertainment, inflatables, a rock wall climb, games, prizes and parade. On Sunday there will be a community-wide church service at 11 a.m. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/mitchellspringfest.

Relay For Life survivors
Any survivors wanting to register for the 2015 Relay For Life should contact Heather Sheppard at (478) 377-0462 or (706) 547-3608, by no later than April 24.

Buzzard Blast 5k, Fun Run
Registration is now open for this year’s Buzzard Blast 5k and Fun Run. The race will be held on Saturday, May 9, at 8 a.m. at the Jefferson Hospital Wellness Center. Visit www.buzzardblast.com to print a registration form.


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