2016-09-15 / Don't Forget

Don't Forget

The Washington Rotary Club annual Pancake Supper will be held on Friday, October 28, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Washington Wilkes Elementary School cafeteria.

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The fourth annual Jason Chap- man 5k run/walk event sponsored by the First Baptist Church will be held on Saturday, October 22, at 8 a.m. beginning on Robert Toombs Avenue in front of the church. To register, go to www.fbcwashingtonga.org or www.racesonline.com/events/jason-chapman-5krun walk.

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Doggie Run/Walk Day at the W-W Animal Shelter (358 Brown Road, Washington) will be held on Saturday, September 17, from 8 a.m.-noon. Enjoy a day walking and socializing dogs at W-W Animal Shelter. Just show up, play, and walk dogs.

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Flint Hill Baptist Church will hold its pastor’s 19th anniversary on Sunday, October 2, at 11:45 a.m.

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The Wilkes County Sunday School Union will convene October 28-30, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. The public is invited.

The Wilkes County Sunday School Union will celebrate its 41st anniversary on October 2, at 3 p.m. at Mulberry Baptist Church with Rev. Charlie Maddox of White Rock Baptist Church as the guest minister. The public is invited.

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New Saints C.M.E. Church will hold its Safety Net Advisory Program (SNAP) meeting at Pizza Hut on Saturday, September 17, at 11 a.m.

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The Third Shiloh Annual Session is scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, at 6 p.m., and Thursday-Friday, September 29- 30, at 9:15 a.m. (women’s session 8 a.m.) at the Third Shiloh Rev. G.L. Avery Center. The public is invited to attend.

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Pauline Chapel F.B.H. Church will hold its pastor anniversary on Saturday, November 5, at 3 p.m. at The Pope Center with guest speaker Troy E. Bethune, pastor of St. Matthews F.B.H. Church of Gastonia, N.C. Dinner will be served.

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The “WORD” Bible Study Class will hold its 20th Tent Outreach anniversary on Saturday, September 17, at 11 a.m.

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The Wilkes County Board of Commissioners will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 13, 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 Washington City Council will meet on Monday, October 10, at The Pope Center beginning at 6 p.m. A work session will precede the meeting at 5:30 p.m.

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The Wilkes County Board of Education will meet at the board office on N. Alexander Avenue on Monday, September 19, at 2 p.m.

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The Rayle City Council will meet at City Hall on Tuesday, October 11, at 6:30 p.m.

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Pedaling for Paws, hosted by Beta Sigma Phi - Xi Delta Tau will be held on The Square in Washington on Friday, September 16, from 6-8 p.m.

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Amethyst D. Wynn, evangelist and pastor, will celebrate her birthday and the 23rd pastoral anniversary of Transforming Life Ministries on Sunday, September 25, at 3 p.m. at the Third Shiloh Rev. G.L. Avery Center. Special guests will be Bishop Jonathan Greer II and Divine Love Fellowship of Atlanta, and Rev. Norman Williams and Springfield Baptist Church. Dinner will be served.

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Springfield Baptist Church revival services will be held on Thursday night after the second, third, and fourth Sundays in September beginning at 7 p.m. each night. Dr. Maurice Watson of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. will be the guest speaker on September 15. Rev. Joe Moore of Holly Springs Baptist Church in Dublin, Georgia will be the guest speaker on September 22. Rev. Lionel Wilson of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Locust Grove, Georgia will be the guest speaker on September 29.

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Christ City of Prayer Church is planning to visit “The Holy Land Experience” in Orlando, Florida October 28-30, 2016. For more information, call 706-962-9135.

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The Washington-Wilkes Toastmasters Club will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, September 26, at the Mary Willis Library. All who are age 18 and older and desire to improve their public speaking and leadership skills are invited to attend.

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Send notifications of community events for this column and for the W-W Chamber of Commerce calendar of events to news@wilkespublishing.com and washingtonwilkesevents@gmail.com or drop them off at The News-­Reporter office, 116 W. Robert Toombs Avenue in Washington.

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The Washington Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) regular monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, September 20, at 4 p.m. in the City Hall Annex.

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The Tignall City Council will meet at City Hall in Tignall on Wednesday, October 12, at 7 p.m.

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The City of Washington Downtown Development Authority will meet at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 15, at the City Hall Annex on Liberty Street.

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Jackson Chapel AME Church will celebrate its 149th anniversary on Sunday, September 18, at 2 p.m. Rev. Ray C. Lewis and the Tabernacle Baptist Church of Lincolnton will be the special guests for the celebration. There will be food and fellowship immediately following at The Pope Center on Lexington Avenue. The public is invited.

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First Baptist Church of Washington, along with Wilkes Ministers United, will hold its second annual Love Washington event September 16-17, beginning Friday, September 16, at 7 p.m. at the Court Street Livery. The Saturday Morning Kindness Explosion will follow on September 17. Contact Alicia Madden at 706-401-6325 or Becky Stover at 706-318-6143 for more information.

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First Baptist Church of Washington will hold its revival October 23-26 with Rev. Scott Smith as the guest minister and music by The Akins.

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The fourth annual Jason Chapman 5k run/walk event sponsored by the First Baptist Church will be held on Saturday, October 22, at 8 a.m. beginning on Robert Toombs Avenue in front of the church. To register, go to www.fbcwashingtonga.org or www.racesonline.com/events/jason-chapman-5krun walk.

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