Monday February 22nd

Community Calendar

• February 22nd: 18th Annual CLCP Corporate Community Spelling Bee will be held Monday at 7 pm at the Callaway Conference Center, LaGrange at West Georgia Tech. The sixth annual community literacy award will be presented. For more information, call DeBee Burdette at 706-7564546.

• February 22nd: Genealogy I at 3 pm! Learn to use Ancestry. com to find your ancestors and build your family tree. Request a five-generation chart when you register and fill out as much as you can to help you search during class. Registration is required.LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford Street, LaGrange, GA, 30240.

• February 22nd: Computer Basics: Mouse & Internet! Learn how to use a mouse and do simple searches on the internet on Monday at 6:00 pm. No computer experience is necessary. Registration is required. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford Street, LaGrange, GA, 30240.

• February 22nd: Book Chat: Join us and discuss your favorite book at LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford Street, LaGrange, GA, 30240 at 6 pm.

• February 27th: Divis Tribute Show, Diana Ross, Tina Turner, and Whitney Houston will be held at the Active Life Center, 140 Ragland Street, LaGrange, on Saturday at 5:30 pm. The show is $15 per person (in advance) which includes a dinner and show. For more information, call 706883-1681 or visit

• March 5th: Kiwanis Club presents Annual Pancake Breakfast on March 5 at First Baptist on the Square from 7 am – 11 am. Any law enforcement officer (Sheriff, Police, State Patrol, Marshall,etc), fireman/firewoman from Troup County, ambulance driver, 911 operator is welcome to come eat for free, all you can eat breakfast.

• March 5th: Ride with Us to help Gracie and her family continue to Fight to Beat Liver Cancer. This event will be held on Saturday, March 5th in the Diverse Power Parking Lot, South Davis Road, LaGrange. Registration starts at 11 am and KSU at noon. Ride ends at 56 Long Cane Access Road. The donation for the ride is $25 and this includes a passenger and two food plates. Love offerings of any amount will be accepted after the ride. This ride is open to Motorcycles, Jeeps, Trucks, and Cars. Additional food plates are $5 each. Entry for families or individuals not riding will be $10 payable at 56 Long Cane Access Road. There are many raffle and auction items. Kids activities and several bands are lined up to play. T-Shirts are $20. For Additional Information contact Bridget at 706-302-8837, Sherri at 706-594-8653, Tammy at 706-616-2298, or Dawn at 706616-2299.

• Now – March 7: Diabetes Workshop! This is a 6-week class taught on how best to manage your disease. Class will be held on Mondays: 2/22, 2/29, 3/7 at 1 pm at The Active Life Wellness Center. Contact Information: Molly Jones 706-883-1681.

• 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, La-Grange, 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, LaGrange, GA. Beginners or advanced are welcome. Open to all adults, 55 and over. For additional information contact Donna Bailey 706-884-6998.

• 1st Saturday of Every Month: Tree of Life, Inc., a local nonprofit organization, announces the Steps to Success Program: This is a self sufficient program for women 16 and up who are unemployed or underemployed. This is a light touch program with weekly follow ups. We provide one on one case management. We help to identify an Individual Service Plan. We help to identify employment goals. We also help to connect to resources. This is a free service. Held at the LaGrange Memorial Library from 10:00am to 1:00am. Contact Info: Jennifer Grier~706-333-8728. *No appointments necessary; please, bring valid Id*