Published 12:00 am Tuesday, November 29, 2005
n Lowndes Heritage Books
The Lowndes Heritage books have arrived and can be picked up from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 2 and from 8 a.m.-noon Dec. 3 at the First Lowndes Bank in Hayneville.
n Breakn Bread Concert
Breakn Bread will be in concert at 7 p.m. at the Greenville YMCA gym. Jonathon Duke will be a special guest speaker prior to the concert. Admission is free. Call (334) 210-0092 for more information.
n Book signing
The widow of legendary James “Cowboy” Ikner will be signing her books from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Alissa's Closet on Commerce Street in Greenville. Call 382-1911 for more information.
n Camp Stew Sale
The Providence/Mount Pisgah Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Camp Stew sale on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. – until. Proceeds benefit the VFD. To place advance orders call 346-2583. Cost is $5 per quart.
n American Legion Dance
American Legion Post 24 will host a dance 8 p.m. until midnight at its post Dec. 3. Country and western music will be performed by Troy Reid and the Straightlyne Band. Admission is $6 for singles and $10 for a couple. BYOB. Call Haywood Palmer at 382-3352 or 437-0916 for more information.
n Yard/Bake Sale
The First Baptist Church of Georgiana will host a yard/Bake Sale from 7 a.m. until noon on Dec. 3 at the church. The proceeds from the sale will go to the youth for summer camp.
n Christmas Musical
“The Voices of Christmas” will perform a Christmas musical at 5 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Fort Deposit United Methodist Church. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.
n Deadline to Order Doughnuts
Lurleen B. Wallace Community College's Greenville campus student government association will sponsor a doughnut fundraiser. Doughnuts may be preordered for $5 per dozen. Call Mollie Smith at 382-2133 ext. 3112 to preorder your doughnuts by Dec. 5. Doughnuts will be delivered/picked up Dec. 8 at the Greenville campus.
n Mrs. Claus at Greenville LBW Campus
Mrs. Santa Claus will be at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College's Greenville campus from 5-7 p.m. Dec. 8. She will take Christmas wish lists and will read a Christmas story. There is no chard for admission, but non-perishable food items will be accepted for donations to the Butler County Department of Human Resources' annual food drive. Call Mollie Smith at 334-382-2133 ext. 3112 for more details.
n County Commission
The meeting time for the Butler County Commission's regularly scheduled second-Monday meetings has been changed from 10 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Workshops for each regularly scheduled meeting will still be held on the prior Thursday at 6 p.m.
n Athletic Club Meeting
The public is invited to participate in the weekly scheduled Greenville High Athletic Club meetings at 6 p.m. each Monday in the high school cafeteria. The public is encouraged to attend and share ideas toward building a championship-level athletic department.
n 21st Century Afterschool Program
The Butler County Board of Education will be offering a 21st Century Afterschool Program for K-8th grade students Monday-Friday until 5 p.m. at W.O. Parmer, Greenville Elementary, and at the Education and Community Center for Greenville Middle School students.
Certified teachers assist with homework and offer learning activities which are fun and educational. Tuition is $25 per month. Registration forms are available at each of the sites.
Classes begin Aug. 10. Contact Gerry Adair or Amy Bryan at 382-2665 for more information.
n GHS Child Care
Greenville High School Child Care is accepting applications for the 3- to 4-year-old daycare program for 2005-2006 school year.
For more information, call Pat Gibson or Glinda Parmer at 382-2608 ext. 5 or 382-2665.
n Greenville Lions Club
The Greenville Lions Club meets every Monday at the Boys & Girls Club at noon.
Those interested should call 382-8000.
n Adult Education Classes
Adult education classes are now underway for those who need to obtain a GED or strengthen their educational skills. The classes are free and taught on an individualized basis. Classes meet every Monday and Tuesday at the following locations:
LBW Community College,
Greenville campus – 8:30-11:30 a.m.
n Old Greenville High School - 6-8 p.m.
Georgiana High School: 6-8:30 p.m. Contact Ronald Shanks at (334) 382-6009 or LBW’s Greenville campus at (334) 382-2133, ext. 3101.
n Prayer Breakfast
The Lowndes-Butler County first Wednesday prayer breakfast is held at 8 a.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at Priester's Pecans in Fort Deposit.
All who are interested in praying for our community and are seeking Christian fellowship are encouraged to attend. Call Doyle Sasser at 391-0351.
n GHS Class of 1961
The GHS class of 1961 is planning a 45th reunion. If you have not received any information about this, contact Joe Haygood at (334) 382-2727 or Phyllis Armstrong at (334) 382-8239.
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