Community calendar for 11/14

Published 7:15 am Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Birthdays, anniversaries and special events can be added to, changed or deleted from the calendar by submitting them in writing at The Post-Searchlight office, 301 N. Crawford St., by faxing (229) 246-7665, by e-mailing; or mailing to P.O. Box 277, Bainbridge, GA 39818. 


Wednesday, Nov. 14

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• Bookmobile at Parker Park in Climax, 10 a.m.

• Lions Club, Charter House Inn, noon

• Family Connection, Kirbo Center at Bainbridge College, noon

• AA, AA Building, 814 West St., 6:30 p.m.

• Birthdays: Joe Barber, Jeanetta Bradwell, Melissa Warr, Cecil Thornton, Ann Hatcher, Walt Landrum, Michelle Barwick


Thursday, Nov. 15

• Department of Drivers Services license examiner office open, US-27 in Colquitt, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Toddler Tales, Decatur County Library, 301 S. Monroe St., 10 a.m.

• Kiwanis Club, Seminole Wind, noon

• Decatur County Breast Cancer Support, Kirbo Women’s Center at Memorial Hospital, 6 p.m.

• Decatur County Board of Education, 507 Martin St., 6 p.m.

• Orion Lodge No. 8, Masonic Lodge on Louise St., 6:30 p.m.

• The Little Black Dress Charity Event (to benefit foster children in Decatur County), Kirbo Center at Bainbridge College, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

• Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours (for Chamber members) at Harvest Moon Market on U.S. 84 East, 5 p.m.

• Birthdays: Dewey Robinson, Janet Dowdy, Carl Ralston, Stacy White, Larry Johnson


Friday, Nov. 16

• Department of Drivers Services license examiner office open, US-27 in Colquitt, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Appreciaton Luncheon, Cloud Livestock Facility off East River Road, 11:30 a.m.

• Early Release Day for Decatur County Schools and start of Thanksgiving Holiday Break (Nov. 19-23)

• Anniversaries: Mike and Mary Ann Parsons, Frank and Suzanne Loeffler

• Birthdays: Kathryn Varner Davis, Tommy McMillan, Russell Shirley, Becky Bardin


Saturday, Nov. 17

• St. John’s Episcopal Church, located at 516 E. Broughton St., will hold its Holiday Country Store from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the fellowship hall, featuring baked goods, frozen foods, home canned delights and the Christmas Corner with seasonal crafts and decorations.

• Bizaare Bazaar: Creative Gifts by Imaginative Eclectics, Firehouse Gallery, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (continues Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.)


Sunday, Nov. 18 

• Second St. James M.B. Church, 1912 S. Potter St., will have a Harvest Rally at 11 a.m. with Rev. Henry L. Flowers III as guest speaker.

• Holiday Open House shopping event, Downtown Bainbridge, 1 p.m. (over 100 Christmas prize balls will be dropped in Willis Park at 2 p.m.)

• Bainbridge Bazaar 2012 – Creative Gifts Handmade by Imaginative Eclectics, Firehouse Gallery and Center, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.


Wednesday, Nov. 21

• St. Paul M.B. Church, located on Hwy. 27 Colquitt Hwy. will observe the church and pastor anniversary nightly at 7 :30 p.m. Wed. thru Friday; and at 11 a.m. on Sunday, the 25th, with Faith Life Ministries, Mt. Nebo and Smith Grove churches as guests.

First African Baptist Church, located at 115 Church St., West Bainbridge, will hold its Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. with Rev. Walter Pittman, pastor of New Whites Spring M.B. Church of Cairo delivering the message.


Nov. 22

• Thanksgiving


Sunday, Nov. 25

Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church, located at 1810 S. West Street, will observe Harvest Rally and Old Fashion Day at 11:15 a.m. Dress in old time clothes. Dinner will be served.

St. Thomas M.B. Church, located at 198 Edwards Road, Fowlstown, will celebrate their annual usher’s anniversary at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Verlon Robinson and St. Paul M.B. Church of Albany in charge of the service. Dinner will be served.


Thursday Nov. 29

• Opening Night for the Bainbridge Little Theatre’s production of the comedy “The Dixie Swim Club”


Friday, Nov. 30

• Bainbridge Health and Rehab, located at 1155 W. College St., will host a Revival Dinner for residents and guests from 5 to 8 p.m., featuring spiritual entertainment of praise dancers, gospel comedians, music and words of inspiration. Meal tickets for $2 are available for guests and can be purchased at the facility up until noon Nov. 26.


Saturday, Dec. 1

• Chosen Messengers of Donalsonville will celebrate their 19th anniversary at 6:30 p.m. at the Lions Hall on South Wiley Ave., featuring groups from Ga., Fla. and Ala. Special guest is Evangelist Roxanne Broadnax and New Directions from Atlanta. Admission is free. Concessions will be available.


Saturday, Dec. 15

• New Zion M.B. Church, located at 556 Lincoln Drive, Chattahoochee, Fla., will host its annual Gospel Extravaganza at 6 p.m. Groups, soloists, praise teams etc. are invited to participate. Proceeds go to benefit needy children in the big bend area. Contact Sister Johnnie Mae Green McWhite at (850) 663-2661 for more information.


Sunday, Dec. 16

• The Bainbridge Community Band will perform a Christmas concert at the Kirbo Center on the Bainbridge College campus, at 3 p.m.