Volunteers needed. If you have a desire to make a difference in your community, please call Mary Taylor at 1-800-563-8680.
Spalding County Department of Family and Children Services will be closed March 18, 2011 for Furlough Day.
The Utility Club of Griffin is offering the Memorial Scholarship to a college or university degree candidate. Applications are available from the guidance offices at Griffin High School and Spalding High School and at the Flint River Regional Library. Applications must be returned by March 31, 2011.
Pettigrew, Tate and Daniels Scholarship. Offered by Fairmont High School Alumni. Applications available from senior counselors’ offices at Griffin and Spalding high schools. Applications must be submitted by April 1, 2011, with scholarships awarded in May.
Sunday, MARCH 13
Kite Flying in the UGA Garden, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Location: UGA Research & Education Garden on West Ellis Road. Free and open to the public. Stunt kite flying demonstrations. Kite flying contest at 2:30. Lots of prizes and fun. Bring your own kite! Mother Nature will provide the wind.
MONday, MARCH 13
Spalding County Senior Center. 9 a.m., Walkaerobics; 10 a.m., Brunch Bingo; 11 a.m., Shuffleboard; 11:30, Total Wellness Workout.
AARP meeting. 11:30 a.m. at Ryan’s. Bring donations for Project Linus.
Spalding County Senior Center. 1 p.m., Bridge and Dominoes; 1:30 p.m., Makin’ Tracks Travel Club Meeting; 2 p.m., Jewelry Making.
City of Griffin Tree Board. Meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the City Hall conference room.
Weight Watchers. 5:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.
ADHD Support Group. 7 p.m. at Willis Oil Company, 1403-A North Expressway. For additional information call 770-227-6155.
Gamblers Anonymous. 7 p.m. at Griffin Primitive Baptist Church. For additional information call 770-228-2832.
Tabernacle Support Group, Grief support group at 7 p.m. at 46 Timmons Drive. For additional information call 770-229-9268.
Moose Family Center Bingo. 7:15 p.m. For additional information call 770-228-1173.
Right Step. Christian, 12-step addiction recovery at 7:30 p.m. at Mount Gap Pentecostal Holiness Church, 542 Pine Valley Road in Pike County. For additional information call 770-567-3734.
Mothers Against Methamphetamines. 7:30 p.m. at Crossover Ministries, Georgia Highway 16. For additional information call 678-409-5287.