Fly for Wounded Veterans – a fundraiser to support the wounded warriors project. This event will take place Saturday May 2nd from 8 am until 3 pm at the Thomaston Airport. Bring the whole family! Flights for adults are $20 each and kids 12 and under $10 per flight. There will also be hotdogs and hamburgers. For more information call 770 – 468 – 7470, that’s 770 – 468 – 7470
National Day of Prayer Event — Thursday, May 7, 2015 at Noon Conyers First UMC 921 Main St. NWConyers, GA 30012 with speaker: Dr. Dave Benson and special Music including Pre-school ChildrenLunch served afterward for donations to Missions.
Peachtree City United Methodist Church is offering a unique Summer Camp, June 1-5, 2015, called Road Rules. It’s a summer camp so cool it can’t stay in one place. A team of 6-8th grade students and a team of 9-12th graders will “duel” it out on a cross-country “bucket list adventure.” Cost is $325 which includes lodging (RVs), activities, meals, and a t-shirt. A $100 non-refundable deposit is due by May 3 to reserve your child’s space. By May 31, the final balance, $225, is due at the mandatory luggage drop off meeting, at the Windgate HUB (400 Windgate Road), from 12:30-2 p.m. For more information about PTCUMC and its’ programs, contact Sharon McNeal, director of communications, 770.632.3777, email:firstname.lastname@example.org.
It’s the coffee table book that will bring hope and freedom to victims of Human Trafficking. Find out more when you attend the Red Book Launch Party on Sunday May 3rd at 7:30 pm. The Red Book Launch Party at Griffin First Assembly on Sunday May 3rd at 7:30 PM featuring special guest SuJo John, Founder of You Can Free US. The Red Book Launch Party on Sunday May 3rd at 7: 30 PM at Griffin First Assembly. Books will be available for purchase for a suggested donation of $100. All proceeds benefiting You Can Free Us. More information at NewLife dot FM
Ringgold Baptist Church located at 9 Jenkinsburg Road in Griffin is celebrating their 10th Anniversary Homecoming on Sunday, May 3rd. A covered dish lunch will follow the morning worship which begins at 11 AM.
Todd Robinson will be the special guest speaker at the East Griffin Baptist Church revival services on May 3rd through the 6th at 7 pm each night. There will also be special music and activities for the whole family. The public is invited to attend these revival services at East Griffin Baptist Church, located at 999 High Falls Road in Griffin. For more information call 770 – 227 – 7847
The Flippen United Methodist Church will host a Catfish Fry on Saturday, May 9th, 2015 from 11 AM to 4:30 PM. The meal will include catfish, hush puppies, French fries, cole slaw, drink and dessert. Tickets are $12. Bring a friend! For more information, please call (678) 432-1311. Flippen United Methodist Church is located at 3707 Jodeco Rd McDonough, GA 30253
The Charlie Elliot Wildlife Center will be hosting their 19th Annual Jakes Day event. This event is free to the public and will take place Saturday May 9th rain or shine. DNR staff will assist kids with archery, fishing, shooting sports and mini boat rides. There will also be live animals and outdoor exhibits. Plus a free hotdog lunch. Charlie Elliot Wildlife Center is located near Mansfield and for more information and directions visit Charlie Elliot dot org
New Covenant Church of God on Jonesboro Road in McDonough is hosting a Community Health Fair on Saturday May 2nd from 10 am to 4 pm. There will be hourly door prizes and many health care services offered. For more information call 770-957-9507.