Community Calendar

Community Calendar

• November 16, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Internet II. Do more searches on the internet and explore features of the browser. Registration required. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St., 706-882-7784 x 20, www.thrl.org

• November 16, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM: Genealogy II. Get to know your ancestors better! Learn how and where to find the records that tell their story: marriage, birth, death, military and others. Prerequisite: Genealogy I. Registration required. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St., 706-882-7784 x 20, www.thrl.org

• November 17th: LaGrange Sierra Club meeting will have guest speaker Patrick Crews – Troup County Commission Chairman. His topic will be sustainability in Troup County. The meeting will be held at St. Mark's Episcopal Church located at 207 N. Greenwood Street. LaGrange, Ga. 6:30 PM Welcome and refreshments. 7PM Meeting. If you have any questions please contact Ellen Parkhurst at ellen_parkhurst@yahoo.com

• November 17th: LaGrange Sierra Club will hold a General meeting at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church with Patrick Crews as our speaker from 6:30-8:00pm.

• November 29th from 2-5 pm: People’s Climate March in Atlanta; The United Nations Climate Change Conference is being held in Paris beginning on November 30th. The People's Climate March in Atlanta is intended to be a peaceful, yet forceful demonstration of Atlanta's commitment to the global climate movement. We hope to bring together people of all different backgrounds and interests to show that climate change is a mainstream issue, and that we demand action from our world leaders on climate. Visit ClimateMarchATL.org for more details! If you are interested in carpooling from LaGrange, contact Laura Breyfogle breyfoglel @gmail.com. We will rent a van if we get enough folks!

• December 8th: LaGraneg Sierra Club’s Christmas party will be held on December 8 from 5:30-7:30 pm at River’s Bend Winery (692 Adams Road, West Point GA 31833). Potluck. Wine available for purchase at event. Nonalcoholic beverages will be provided.

• December 10th: Tips for Managing Holiday Stress. This is a free workshop on December 10 at 6 pm at the Counseling Services, Inc located at 610 Ridley Avenue, LaGrange. L. Chris Ross will be the presenter. He has a passion for working with angry teens, struggling adults, and distant couples. He is a licensed professional counselor in the states of Alabama and Georgia. For more information and to reserve your seat call 706-884-5050.

• Georgia Forestry Commission has started its 2015 Seedling Sales. You may see what we have on our Seedling Inventory by going to our website at www.gatress.org. All sales are done first come first serve basis. You may order your seedlings now and they will arrive by Tree Planting Season, December 15, 2015 through March 1, 2016. All the information to order seedling is on our website at www.gatress.org or you may call our office at 706845-4122 for more information.

• AA Meeting times at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall Street, LaGrange. Saturday-8 am, 10:30 a.m. ( Women’s), 1 p.m., 7 p.m.; Sunday- 10 a.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m.; Monday & Friday- Noon, 6 p.m., 8 p.m.; Wednesday-also has a 8 a.m. meeting. For additional information please call, 706-884-6993

• Every Monday: Al-Anon-7:00 p.m. at Dallas-Dodd Presbyterian Church, 1244 Wares Cross Road, LaGrange.

• Every Tuesday: The LaGrange Shufflers Square Dance Club meets from 7:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. at the Troup County Senior’s Active Life Center, 140 Ragland Street. Visitors are encouraged to attend and view the square dancing with caller Bill Jones.

• Every Tuesday: Overeaters Anonymous (OA) – 7:00 p.m. at First Baptist on the Square, 117 Church Street, LaGrange, Room 108. For additional information, please call 706-884-9925.

• Every Tuesday and Friday: Oil Painting Classes: From 12 to 4 p.m. at the Active Life Senior Center, 140 Ragland Street, La-Grange, GA. Beginners or advanced are welcome. Open to all adults, 55 and over. For additional information contact Donna Bailey 706-884-6998.