A Publication of the Telfair County Chamber of Commerce

Other Activities/Events

Enhancing the Safety of Locally Grown Produce Training

Thursday, March 30, 2017

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Location of Training:

Telfair County Extension Office

91 Telfair Ave., Suite E

McRae-Helena, GA

For more information: (229) 868-6489




Fundraising event for
The Cleft Girls' Home

Black Tie Dinner
Sugar Creek Plantation
786 Golden Isles Pkwy.
McRae-Helena, GA 31055

March 31, 2017
6:30 p.m.

$70 per couple or $40 per individual
Deadline to pourchase tickets:  March 27

Dress:  Formal or Church attire
Tickets can be purchased from:
The Cleft (229) 868-7606
or by contacting:
Becky Greene:  (229) 315-9706
Ginger Horne: (229) 868-0122

Cooking for a Lifetime Cancer Prevention Cooking School

 April 11, 2017

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 Learn About:

*Reducing risk of  cancer;

*Who should get screened for breast,  

    cervical, and colorectal cancer;

*How to get screened

 Location of Class:

J. Herschel Public Safety Facility

850 E. Oak St.

McRae-Helena, GA

To register or for more information:

Laura Smith

Telfair County Extension Office


Email: lauras@uga.edu



Lumber City Hardware's
Ladies Night Out 2017
April 14, 2017
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Lumber City Hardware
208 Third Ave.
McRae-Helena, GA 31055
(229) 868-7517
Cost to participate in project $5.

*Pinterest project will be completed on site
*Learn how to turn old into new and yard sale into CHIC
*Over $500 worth of door prizes wil be given away with the grand prize of a room paint makeover
*Fingerfoods will be served

Special Guests:
Shelly Stevernson-Community Expert
Brian Nelson-Valspar Representative

Lumber City Hardware presents:
Do It Yourself & Trash to Treasure Contest

Lumber City Hardware
208 Third Ave.
McRae-Helena, GA 31055
(229) 868-7517 
Send in your DIY or Trash to Treasure projects for a chance to win a $25 gift card.

Anonymous voting will be held at 
Ladies Night Out on April 14, 2017

You can submit as many projects as you would like.

Anyone can enter. Do not have to be present to win.

Egg Candling Class

 April 26, 2017

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 $15 per person (lunch provided)

Class to be held at the

Wheeler County Extension Office

16 W. Forest Ave.

Alamo, GA 30441

 Registration Deadline:

April 24; 12 noon

 For more information or to

register contact:

Telfair County Extension


Email: uge4271@uga.edu

Scholarship Opportunity

The Lumber City Woman’s Club is now offering a $500 scholarship. Anyone with a Lumber City address who is going to college, no matter the age and including but not limited to graduating seniors, can apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship application can be obtained from www.lumbercityfarmday.org

 Deadline to submit scholarship application April 26, 2017.