Wednesday February 8th

Community Calendar

• February 8th 8am-4pm: Small Farm and Agriculture Conference at West Georgia Technical College offered by the West Georgia Farmer’s Cooperative. This event is suited for small farmers as well as community members interested in topics of climate change and locally grown food.

• February 8th at 10:30 AM: Story Time! Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 8th at 5:00 PM: Manga Creator Club! The Manga Creator Club is a group for those passionate about anime/ manga and would like to come work on their own! As a group we will create our own manga, learn new techniques with our art & story-telling and perhaps take a step towards a career in manga field! Be sure to bring a notebook & be ready to brainstorm! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 9th 6:30-8: Presentation on Native Plants at Troup County Agricultural Center sponsored by Master Gardeners.

• February 10th: Please join us in LaGrange on Friday, February 10th, for our monthly dance at The Active Life Wellness Center located at 140 Ragland Street (off LaFayette Parkway, near the mall) from 8:00 pm – 10:15p. The Mike Skipper Band will be playing for us. Attire: dressy. Admission is $20 per couple. Pot luck nibbles are welcome – not mandatory. Come enjoy swing, slow dancing, waltz, cha-cha, samba, mambo, tango, quick step, polka and much more! Great music! Great fellowship! Great fun! For more information call 706-881-2734. This dance is open to Adults of all Ages.

• February 10 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM: Bookshop Open! Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library Book Sale. Stop by the bookshop and the lobby of the LaGrange Memorial Library for some great deals on used books! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 12th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM: Taste of Storytelling ! The Azalea Storytelling Festival’s Taste of Storytelling is back again at the LaGrange Memorial Library with storytellers Doug Davis, Natalie Jones and Pepper Ellis Hagebak. Sponsored by Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library and Azalea Storytelling Festival. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 13th at 3:00 pm: Genealogy I. 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 required. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 14th at 1:00 pm: Valentines Day Tea and Books! Ladies, join us for a dreamy afternoon with tea, finger sandwiches, and fancy fun celebrating Valentines Day. Wear your festive best, including those fabulous hats. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 14th at 3:00 pm: Valentines Day Party! Kids can celebrate Valentines Day with us at the library. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 14th at 5:00 pm: Family Movie Night! Come enjoy the movies at the LaGrange Memorial Library! We’ll be showing a family-friendly movie: Trolls, rated PG. Bring snacks from home if you wish, and join other families from our community. For a review of this movie, please see Common Sense Media. What a fun way to spend your Valentine’s Day! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 15th: Come join a large group of volunteers and professionals from all over Georgia who will lobby for clean air and water at the Gold Dome. Carpooling options available. Please contact Laura Breyfogle breyfoglel@gmail.com if you are interested in participating.

• February 15th: LaGrange First Assembly of God will be presenting Financial Peace University starting February 15, 2017 at 6:30 pm. Dave Ramsey and his teaching team will walk you through the basics of budgeting, dumping debt, planning for the future, and much more. Classes will be 90 minutes for 9 Wednesdays in a row at LaGrange FirstAssembly of God located at 1700 S. Davis Road, LaGrange, GA 30240. The cost of materials, including the Dave Ramsey book, for Financial Peace University will be $93. If you have attended in the past and would like to attend, there is no charge to you. Here are some comments of people that have attended in the past. ‘Financial Peace University has helped my wife and I change our mentality on debt and finances. The value far exceeds the initial investment.’ – Justin ‘We are on our way to being debt-free. What a great purchase and awesome experience!’ – Stovall. Please call Deb Yates at 706-302-0674 to register for this course or for more information.

• February 15 at 10:30 AM: Story Time! Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• Every Wednesday: Preschool Story Time at LaGrange Memorial Library at 10:30 a.m. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs and a craft.