Mark your calendar today! Plan to attend another Get R.E.A.L (Rock Eagle Adult Learning) session scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 11. Explore Rock Eagle Lake by canoe!! See if you can sneak up on our local great blue heron or if you can catch a glimpse of the turtles basking on a log. Canoeing instruction and personal floatation devices (PFD) are provided. The session will be adult geared and begin at 10 a.m. at Rock Eagle 4-H Center’s Natural History Museum. Light snacks as well as time to enjoy the museum are included. Registration is required and the cost is $10 per person. To sign up please call Kelly Scott at 706-484-2834. For additional information please contact Kelly Scott at or Matt Hammons at

Saturday, October 4. Rivers Alive on Lake Oconee. Volunteers are needed to participate in the annual cleanup of Lake Oconee . All supplies will be provided, and volunteers will receive a T-shirt, other rewards, and lunch. Call 706-485-4090 or email

Lake Country Children’s Chorale, a children’s singing group, is being formed for children in second through fifth grades and is open to all children. Auditions for the 25-member chorus are scheduled at 5 p.m. on Oct. 16 at 5 p.m. at Redeemer Episcopal Academy, 680 Old Phoenix Rd. in Eatonton. Audition pieces will be provided at the time of the audition. A letter of recommendation from a school or church teacher or community leader is required. Practices are held Thursdays. For more information or to schedule an audition, please contact Lake Country Chorale Director Donna Brelsford at (706) 474-2150 or (706) 484-0822

Ocmulgee Court Appointed Special Advocates are accepting applications for its September training class. CASA works with abused and neglected children that are involved with the Department of Family and Children’s services. For more information please call 478-452-9170.

Come and help us form a new club in Greensboro. Build confidence and public speaking skills. Learn by doing, experience the growth and satisfaction of challenging the fear of public speaking. The Greensboro Toastmasters Club meets every Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church annex on Main Street (next to the Greensboro downtown Post Office). Call 706-347-1627 for information and details.

The Phoenix Homemakers Club meets the third Tuesday of every month at the First United Methodist Church of Eatonton, 302 N. Madison Avenue. (706) 485-5336.

The Greene County Habitat for Humanity will sponsor a golf marathon at Harbor Club on Oct. 27.

The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition - Georgia Chapter will host “Hearts of Teal” the last Tuesday of each month. Survivors of all gynecologic cancers are warmly invited to join us. Survivors, both new and long-term, will find understanding, care, and even laughter to enrich your journey. Family and friends are welcomed to attend with survivors. For more information, please contact Beverly Bentley, Georgia Chapter president, at (706) 342-2039.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Eatonton group, meets at 7 p.m. each Sunday, Monday and Wednesday at the Senior Citizens Center.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets in Greensboro at 7 p.m. each Thursday at the Christ Our King and Savior Catholic Church.

American Association of Retired People meets 2 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the Senior Citizens Center in Greensboro.

Bariatric Surgery Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the Cowles Auditorium in the Georgia Center for Total Cancer Care at Cowles Clinic. Anyone considering surgery, pre or post op is welcome. Stacy Paine, (706) 484-0575.

Buckhead Bethany Friendship Club meets the third Wednesday of every month except June, July and August. Natalie Wheat, (706) 342-2264.

Community Addiction Recovery, C.A.R., meets at 10:30 a.m. each Saturday at First Baptist Church in Greensboro and at 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Church in Madison. Ralph Danson, (706) 467-3547.

Diabetes School given by the Medical College of Georgia is held on the third Friday of each month at the TenderCare building in Greensboro. (706) 453-1201.

A Diabetics Support Group of Putnam County meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month except June, July and August at the Senior Citizens Center. (706) 485-8591.

A Diabetes Support Group meets from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the Tendercare Clinic in Greensboro. (706) 453-1201.

Eatonton Duplicate Bridge Club meets at 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Eatonton Performing Arts Center on Madison Avenue. Visitors must have a partner Tuesdays and Thursdays. Pat Turney, For more information, call (706) 467-3079.

Eatonton Elks Lodge No. 2549 of Putnam County meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Monday of each month at 135 Industrial Boulevard. The Elkettes meet at 7 p.m. the third Monday of each month. Bingo is held at 2 p.m. each Sunday and 7 p.m. each Thursday.

Eatonton Jaycees meet at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the Elks Lodge, 135 Industrial Boulevard.

Eatonton Kiwanis Club meets at noon Thursdays at Central Georgia Technical College in Eatonton. Eatonton Service League meets at 7 p.m. the first Monday of every month. Hollie Haley at (706) 484-0127.

Eatonton Town and Country Garden Club meets at 10 a.m. the second Tuesday of September through May at First United Methodist Church on North Madison Avenue. Jane Hersey, (706) 485-0935.

Exchange Club of Lake Oconee meets at noon every Wednesday Richland Creek located on Lake Oconee Parkway in Greensboro.

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