2009-09-17 / Don't Forget

Don't Forget

The Washington-Wilkes Food Pantry will be open Saturday, September 19, 6 a.m. until 8 a.m.

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The bereavement support group sponsored by Wills Memorial Hos pita l, wi th Re Kohlhagen as facilitator, will meet October 14, 1 p.m., in the hospital library. For more information call 706-678-7511.

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St. Joseph's Catholic Church will have a yard sale in the Parish Hall Saturday, September 26, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. A large assortment of items will be available. For more information or to donate items for sale, call Kathy Overstreet at 706- 678-7461 and leave a message.

ƒ Greenwood Baptist Church, Lincolnton, will celebrate its 225th anniversary Sunday, October 4, 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be served on the grounds following the service.

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Transforming Life Ministries, Amethyst D. Wynn, pastor, will celebrate the 16th anniversary, pastoral celebration, and birthday celebration on Sunday, September 27, 3 p.m., at the Third Shiloh Center, Washington. The special guests will be Bishop Jonathan Greer II and the Divine Love Fellowship Church of Atlanta, with Springfield Community Choir, Purpose, Laborers and Harvest Choir, Springfield Almighty and New Sutton Temple Praise Dancers. Several unique door prizes will be available, and a superb birthday dinner will be served.

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Heard's Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate the anniversary of the usher board on Sunday, October 11, 3 p.m. Rev. Robert Crawford and Mt. Zion Baptist Church will be in charge of the service.

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The Springfield Community Mass Choir will have its second annual workshop October 14-17, 6:30 p.m. All choirs, groups, soloists, or anyone interested is invited to attend.

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The annual Rayle Ramble will be held Saturday, October 3. Food and crafts vendors are invited to sign-up now. There will be a big children's section with bungee jumping, train rides, and other activities.

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Young's Chapel Baptist Church will have pastor appreciation day honoring Rev. Robert L. Walton's 29 years of service on Sunday, September 20. Sunday School will begin at 11:30 a.m. with the worship service at 12:30 p.m. Rev. Alvin Rivers, pastor of the St. Luke Baptist Church, and his congregation will be in charge of the service. Dinner will be served.

The Third Shiloh Missionary Baptist Association's 118th Annual Session will convene at the Third Shiloh Center, 219 McLendon Drive, Washington, Wednesday- Friday, September 30-October 2. Youth night will be Wednesday at 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday sessions will begin at 10 a.m.

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Springfield Baptist Church will have an ordination service for Rev. Willie Crew Sunday, September 20, at 3 p.m.

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The Washington Lions Club will have chicken barbecue plates for sale on Saturday, September 19, 11 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Cost is $7.00 per plate. Advance tickets may be obtained by calling Mary Hubbard at 706-678-2422; or from any member of the Lions Club.

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The third annual Nancy C. Long golf tournament and steak dinner will be Saturday, October 17.

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The committee for the Wilkes County heritage book has extended the deadline for submission of information until September 30. Interested persons may submit as many stories as they want. Call Stephanie Macchia at 706-678- 2105 for more information.

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New Saints CME Church, 515 Baltimore Road, Washington, will hold a SNAP meeting on Saturday, September 19, at 10 a.m.

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New Sutton Temple Baptist Church will have an "I Love Me Better Than That" women's conference September 25, 7:30 p.m. and September 26, 12:30 p.m.

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Salem United Methodist Church in McDuffie County will have homecoming Sunday, September 20, 11 a.m. A covered dish meal will follow. Revival services being that evening and continue through September 22 at 7 p.m. Rev. C.W. Edwards will be the guest speaker. The church is located at the corner of Salem and George McDuffie roads.

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The Word Bible Study Class will have its annual tent Bible outreach services Saturday, September 26, 415 Lexington Avenue, Washington, at 11 a.m.. Theme for the service is "Pray for My Enemies." For more information call Clara Sutton at 706-678- 7636.

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The W-WCHS Class of 1977 will meet September 20, 5 p.m., at Jimmy Binns' place.

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The Wilkes County Young Farmers Truck and Tractor Pull is Saturday, September 19. Antiques begin at 3 p.m.; and hot trucks and tractors at 6 p.m.

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Members of the Springfield Baptist Church youth group will have a car wash Saturday, September 19, 8:30 a.m. until 12 noon.

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The Wilkes County Board of Registrars will meet Thursday, September 17, Room 323, Wilkes County Courthouse, 10 a.m.

ƒ The New Salem Baptist Church, Greensboro Road, will have a family and friends day service September 20, 3 p.m. Pastor Lemuel Billingsley of Good Hope Baptist Church will bring the message. The fellowship meal will be served prior to the service.

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The Springfield Community Choir will celebrate the annual choir anniversary on October 28, 3 p.m.

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Family and Friends Day will be observed at New Saints CME Church, 515 Baltimore Road, Sunday, September 20, 11 a.m.

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Midway United Methodist Church in Lincoln County will have homecoming Sunday, October 11, 11 a.m. A covered dish meal will be served at 1 p.m.

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The descendants of Etheldred Edwards will have a gathering October 1-3. Thursday's activities will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Jockey Club (greetings and schedules); Friday, 9 a.m., Pope Center (genealogy and history); Saturday, 7:30 a.m., Sandy Cross Baptist Church, Taliaferro County (tours). For more information call Ken Edwards at 706-614-8535.

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Gibson Grove Baptist Church will have its morning service on October 4 at 9:00 a.m. This time is for October 4 only.

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Wills Memorial Hospital will host a Tea and Learn September 30, 2:30 p.m., in the hospital cafe. Shelby Childers, RN, and Infection Control Officer at WMH, will speak on the swine flu. For reservations or more information call 706-678-9272.

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The Washington-Wilkes Food Pantry will be open Saturday, September 19, 6 a.m. until 8 a.m.

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The bereavement support group sponsored by Wills Memorial Hospita l, with Re Kohlhagen as facilitator, will meet October 14, 1 p.m., in the hospital library. For more information call 706-678-7511.

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The Springfield Community Mass Choir will have its second annual workshop October 14-17, 6:30 p.m. All choirs, groups, soloists, or anyone interested is invited to attend.

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