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Thursday, March 27

• IMB Interactive Prayer Room at Antioch Baptist Church From 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Presented by Pam Whitehead, Southern Baptist Convention Missionary, of Watkinsville, Georgia; and at 7:00 p.m. – Authors, Maryam Rostampour and Marziyeh Amirizadeh, from Iran, will speak about their Memoir, Captive In Iran Everyone is invited. Contact (706) 474-5963 for more info.

• Annual Junior ROTC Honor Cadet Awards meeting hoested by the East Side Scottish Rite Association at the Golden Fleece Lodge located on the North Side of the Covington Square at 1104 Clark Street, enter from back parking lot. Dinner will be serve at 6 p.m., $8 per person. Free in uniform. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. Ladies and cadet families are welcome. The guest speaker will be Brigadier General Eddie Jackson (army) and other military leaders. These awards cover Newton, Rockdale, Walton and Morgan counties. Nine high schools will be attending. Scottish Rite members bring Scottish Rite cap. Come witness this moving and outstanding program.

• MCES School Governance Council Meeting at 9p.m. at Morgan County Elementary School.

• AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Lynn (706-318-1551) for more information.

Friday, March 28

• Owl Prowl and Night Sounds Hike at Hard Labor Creek State Park. From *p.m. to 9:30p.m. For more information, call (706) 557-3001

•Butch Evans & The Buckheads at Perk Avenue beginning at 8p.m. Reservations recommended. Call (706) 342-2562 for more information.

• ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ performed by the Morgan Community Theater at the MCHS auditorium at 7p.m.

Saturday, March 29

• ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ performed by the Morgan Community Theater at the MCHS auditorium at 7p.m.

• Newborn Dixie Jubilee Gospel Night Old School House, Hwy 142 Newborn GA. Doors open at 5pm and music runs 6 to 9. All gospel music night with the Dixie Gentlemen and their guest singers.  It is free so come early and eat supper with us in Ms Shelby’s kitchen and dining room. For more information contact Steve Biggers @ 770-786-8662 or Dennis Hyde @ 770-385-0803

Sunday, March 30

• Men’s Day celebration at St. Paul AME 847 Fifth St at 8am. The guest speaker is Rev. Frankie Williams of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Greensboro, Ga. We are asking that all men wear black and we would like to fill the sanctuary with 100 men.

• In-depth study of Christian fundamentals (faith, hope, and love) Sunday evenings from 5 to 6 pm at Madison Christian Church starting Sunday, March 16 led by Charlie Webster, director of New Century Ministries. The study will continue for 13 Sundays. For more information, call (706) 342-2250.

• AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Lynn (706-318-1551) for more information.

• Al Anon meetings every Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Carroll (706) 431-6013 for more information.

Wednesday, April 2

• The Assad Family: A Brazilian Songbook, Madison Chamber Music Festival Concert 7:30p.m. The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center will open its 12th season of the Madison Chamber Music Festival with the concert, in their historic auditorium. Reception to follow.  Tickets $25 / $5 student.  The concert’s Emerald Cello Sponsors are Libby and Ben Hendricks.  Visit the Cultural Center’s website to purchase tickets and for the 2014 Madison Chamber Music Festival Schedule – www.mmcc-arts.org.

Thursday, April 3

•AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Lynn (706-318-1551) for more information.

Friday, April 4

• BRAG Spring Tune-Up Ride For information, visit www.brag.org.

Saturday, April 5

• Storytelling Festival at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, visit www.mmcc-arts.org or call 706-342-7557.

• Old Buckhead Days begins with the “Real” Buckhead 5k Road Race. Day of registration begins at 7:00 am and race will begin at 8:30 am. Participants can register online at www.active.com (be sure and type in The “Real” Buckhead Road Race) or you can call Robin Bone (706-474-8223) for registration forms. Entry fee through 3/26/14 is $20. After 3/26/14 and day of race entry fee will be $25. All proceeds will go toward improvements to Buckhead’s Townpark Playground. If you register day of race you are not guaranteed a t-shirt, so be sure and register early. Parade begins at 10:00 am. If you have a tractor and/or a classic car and/or a float and would like to join the parade, call Robin Bone (706-474-8223) for information. Local musicians will play from 11 am – 3 pm. The Buckhead Fire Department will be selling food and drinks as a fundraiser that will benefit the department. Other activities include: face painting, three-legged races, sack races egg races, hula hoop races and the skating rick will be open.

• FREE Easter Extravaganza at Madison Christian Church at 1871 Atlanta Highway from 6p.m. to 8p.m. which will include bounce house, food, face painting, chalk drawings, relay games, and photos with the Easter bunny! Bring your children, ages 2-10 with their own flashlight for a Glow-in-theDark egg hunt.

• Do Tell! Stories Under the Bell Tower, Storytelling Festival on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Nationally- known tellers Donald Davis and Barbara McBride-Smith, along with the KSU Tellers and grandmother/granddaughter team Esther Culver and BreAnn Culver, will perform and present workshops during the day.  The day begins with a Free Family Workshop for grandparents, parents, and children focusing on the art of storytelling and sharing life with each other and ends with a can’t-miss, side-splitting evening grand finale performance in the Center’s historic auditorium. This will be a day full of delightful, funny, and inspiring stories!  Make plans to attend this year’s Festival sponsored by the Law Firm of O. Elizabeth Bell and the Knox Foundation. Visit the Cultural Center’s website, www.mmcc-arts.org or call (706) 342-4732 for more information and to purchase your tickets to this year’s Storytelling Festival.

Sunday, April 6

• In-depth study of Christian fundamentals (faith, hope, and love) Sunday evenings from 5 to 6 pm at Madison Christian Church starting Sunday, March 16 led by Charlie Webster, director of New Century Ministries. The study will continue for 13 Sundays. For more information, call (706) 342-2250.

• Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation – Watercolor Classes with Kie Johnson. Watercolor Techniques for Beginner/Intermediate students and Intermediate Watercolor for Intermediate/Advanced students. Classes start Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 34 School St, Watkinsville, GA. For more information on all classes, and online registration, go to our website at www.ocaf.com under Art Education, email us at info@ocaf.com, or call our office at (706) 769-4565.

• AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Lynn (706-318-1551) for more information.

• Al Anon meetings every Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Carroll (706) 431-6013 for more information.

Thursday, April 10

• Film Screening: The Retrieval, 7PM The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center will host the screening of The Retrieval, a feature-length film about a bounty hunter and a young boy’s journey during the Civil War. This screening of Chris Eska’s film is part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers and the screening partner is the Morgan County African-American Museum.  Tickets will be available at the door: $5 MMCC Members, $7 Non-members, and $5 students.  Beer, wine, and soft drinks will be available for purchase, and popcorn will be free! Visit the Cultural Center’s website for more information on the film, www.mmcc-arts.org

• AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Lynn (706-318-1551) for more information.

Saturday, April 12

• MAGQuest A photographic scavenger hunt through Madison history and culture. Sign up at the Madison Artists’ Guild Gallery at 217 W. Jefferson St. Registration will be at the Madison-Morgan Chamber of Commerce upstairs at 2:00pm. 3-5pm for the hunt. Judging, prizes and fun to follow at the Icehouse Underground. For more information Call Kiki Pollard, 706.474.1578

Sunday, April 13

• AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Lynn (706-318-1551) for more information.

• Al Anon meetings every Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St.) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Carroll (706) 431-6013 for more information.

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