Community seminar

Hospice and Luke Strong & Son Mortuary are partnering for a community seminar “Planning for your last wishes” Thursday, Aug. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at Kingdom Living Ministries/One Nation Church, 31 1st Ave. NW. For more information, call 429-5263.

Live Oak anniversary

Live Oak Missionary Baptist, 501 8th St. NW, will celebrate its 82nd anniversary Aug. 12-18. The theme is “This the year of destiny - to empower the fruit of the Spirit. Services will be at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Sunday, Aug. 18, at 11 a.m.

Cotton Defoliation Meeting

At the Colquitt County Extension Ag Complex Tuesday, Aug. 20, at noon. Private, Commercial, CCA and CEU credits offered. Guest speaker is UGA Extension Cotton Agronomist Jared Whitaker. RSVP for lunch at RSVP 229-616-7455.

Community Service Board

The Georgia Pines Community Service Board for area mental health, developmental disabilities and addictive diseases services has scheduled a meeting to be held on Thursday, Aug. 15, at 12:30 p.m. at the Georgia Pines Administrative Offices Conference Room located at 1102 Smith Ave., Thomasville. You may contact Jill Baggett at the Administrative Office at 229.225.4335 for additional information.

Arts Center fall lineup

A brand new lineup of classes begins this fall at the Colquitt County Arts Center. In addition to mixed media, dance, painting, stained glass, ceramics, show choir, and music, parents can also sign up their child for kids yoga for ages 5-12. This class is taught by Katie Aufenthie who is also offering Preschool music for ages 3-5, private voice or piano lessons for all ages.

New to the schedule is also theatre arts classes taught by Lennie Flowers. Young actors can improve their skills with stage and film acting classes or and dance for the actor grades 4th - 12th. To learn more about class schedules and pricing, visit or call 229-985-1922.

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