2007-02-08 / Don't Forget

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Mulberry Baptist Church will have its annual black history program Sunday, February 11, 4 p.m.

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A community CPR class will be taught by Teresa Stockwell, paramedic with the Wilkes County EMS, in the Wills Memorial Hospital Library Saturday, February 10, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost to be paid at the beginning of the class is $10. For reservations and or more information call 706-678- 9272.

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The annual Woman's Club John Duggan Memorial Scholarship Dinner will be held on Monday, February 12, 7 p.m., at the clubhouse. Tickets are $15 and can be obtained from any club member or by contacting Jean Steed at 706-678-6920.

New Saints CME Church, 515 Baltimore Rd., Washington, will hold the next SNAP meeting on Saturday, February 10, 10 a.m.

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New Saints CME Church will have a SNAP Recognition Event Sunday, February 11, 2 p.m., with Dr. Jason Cobb as the speaker.

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The Friends of the Library will meet Thursday, February 8, 3 p.m., in the Pope Community Room at the Mary Willis Library. The program will be "Hearts, Flowers, and Books." Interested persons are invited to attend and become a Friend.

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The Washington-Wilkes Parks & Recreation Fifth Annual Cheerleading Competition 2007 will be held Saturday, March 24, 11 a.m.

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"Guys and Dolls" will be presented at the Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre February 16, 17, 23, and 24; and March 1, 2, and 3, 7 p.m., dinner; 8 p.m., show. For reservations and information call 706-793-8552.

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Learning in Retirement, Washington Chapter, is sponsoring a trip to Augusta March 20 for entertainment and lunch at St. Paul's Episcopal Church and visits to the Morris Museum of Art and the Wilson and Walton homes.

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True Light Church, 152 Horace Callaway Rd., will open a clothes closet February 17, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Women's, men's, and children's clothes, and some shoes, will be available.

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The Old School Reunion will meet Saturday, February 10, 11 a.m., at the Third Shiloh Building.

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Learning In Retirement will have a course on "Foundations of Western Civilization - Sumer to Greece" February 12, 2 p.m., at the Parish House. The DVD course features Dr. Thomas F.X. Noble as the lecturer. Visitors are welcome.

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The Pole Branch Young Adult Choir will celebrate its anniversary Sunday, February 18, 3 p.m. Registration will begin at 2:30 p.m.

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The Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA) will meet Thursday, February 8, 11 a.m., at Southern Elegance Bed and Breakfast, 115 W. Robert Toombs Avenue, Washington. Those attending should bring awards and recognition sheets. All members, retired educators, and anyone who plans to retire from the field of education are invited to attend.

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Solomon Pool Deliverance Ministries of Lincolnton will have an evening of praise and worship February 10, 5 p.m. Different groups and individuals from the CSRA will be in attendance.

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A pancake supper will be held on Saturday, February 10, at Harper's Family Care Home (formerly Bootleggers) just off the North By-Pass, Washington, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Donations will be accepted. All proceeds will go toward the new Family Life Center being built by Beulah Baptist Church.

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A Learning In Retirement Course on "Finding William Bartram's Buffalo Lick" will be held at the Parish House, 2 p.m., March 12 and 19. Dr. Louis DeVorsey is the lecturer.

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A Learning In Retirement Course on "Writing About Your Life," with Peggy Barnett and Bolton Lunceford as instructors, will be held April 2, 9, and 16, 2 p.m., at the Parish House.

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The anniversary of the Springfield Baptist Church Ushers will be observed February 11, 11:30 a.m., at the church.

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Mt. Carmel Baptist Church will present its annual black history program Sunday, February 18, 4 p.m., with Clara Sutton as the guest speaker.

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The quarterly Community Blood Drive sponsored by the Wills Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and Shepeard Community Blood Center will be held Thursday, February 15, 2-7 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

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The Concerned Taxpayers of Wilkes County will meet Thursday, February 15, 7 p.m., at 3912 Thomson Road, Washington. For information call 706-678-7709.

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An account has been established at the Farmers and Merchants Bank to benefit Virginia Gresham who suffered an aneurism to the brain January 17 and has been in ICU at University Hospital since that time. The account is in the name of Henry J. Gresham. According to her physicians she is responding well to her treatment under the circumstances.

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The Senior Citizens Advisory Council will meet Tuesday, February 13, 10 a.m., at the Senior Center on Marshall Street.

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New Ford Baptist Church, Bradford Road, Danburg, will have Family and Friends Day at 2 p.m. March 11. Rev. Paul Anderson of Raleigh, N.C., will be the guest speaker.

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Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Rayle, will have its black history program on Sunday, February 25, at 2 p.m. An interesting program is planned.

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Mulberry Baptist Church will have its annual black history program Sunday, February 11, 4 p.m.

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A community CPR class will be taught by Teresa Stockwell, paramedic with the Wilkes County EMS, in the Wills Memorial Hospital Library Saturday, February 10, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost to be paid at the beginning of the class is $10. For reservations and or more information call 706-678- 9272.

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