“Flying High in the Garden,” at the University of Georgia Research and Education Garden has been re-set for 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 22. People of all ages are encouraged to come out and bring their kites. A kite flying contest will also be held.
A representative from the Department of Health and Human Resources will be at the Spalding County Senior Center conducting diabetes classes at 11 a.m. on March 26.
The 16th annual Run for Griffin will be held March 28 at First United Methodist church. Kids races will be at 8:30 a.m., 5K run at 9 a.m. and 5K walk at 9:05 a.m. Call 770-228-3633.
The Griffin High Eagles Class of 1959 will hold its 50th reunion on Aug. 8. Class members are asked to contact the reunion committee with their name, spouse name, address, phone, e-mail and other information to be placed in the booklet, including information on children, grandchildren, sports, hobbies or interests. Call 404-826-4281 or e-mail email@example.com.
A Recycling Yard Debris seminar will be held at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on March 26. Register by contacting Spalding County Extension at 770-467-4225 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Griffin-Spalding Retired Educators Association is offering a $500 memorial scholarship to an employee of the Griffin-Spalding School System who is working towards teacher certification. Applicants may be substitutes or any classified employees who are currently in a teacher education program or have been accepted into one. Applications have been e-mailed to all principals and staffs. Deadline is April 30.
MONDAY, MARCH 23
The Griffin-Spalding NANBPW Club is searching for “beautiful and talented” young ladies to compete fo Miss Future Debutante, Miss Sub-Debutante and Miss Debutante for 2009. Interested parties in grades 7-12 can attend a meeting at 6 p.m. at the Fairmont Community Center. Call 770-412-0200 or 770-227-5425.
TUESDAY, MARCH 24
The McIntosh Trail Community Service Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 1501-A Kalamazoo Drive, Griffin.
The Board of Spalding County Department of Family and Children Services will meet at 4 p.m. at 411 E. Solomon St.
SATURDAY, MARCH 28
The James S. Boynton Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy, will meet at 10 a.m. in the First United Methodist Church Enrichment Center.
THURSDAY, APRIL 2
The Development Authority of Pike County will meet at 9 a.m. in the resource room of the Old Pike County Middle School.