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Community Briefs 5-4-17

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PENTON CHURCH OF GOD EASTER EGG HUNT AND SUNRISE SERVICE
Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 8 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. CST at the church. Everyone is invited. Sunrise Service on April 16 will be at 6:30 a.m. with breakfast in the fellowship hall at 7:00 a.m. and morning service will be at 8:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome.

UNION HILL EASTER EGG HUNT
The Annual Union Hill Volunteer Fire Department egg hunt will be held Saturday April 15. Concession stand will open at 11:00am CST with hamburger, hotdogs chips and goodies for sale. There will be tickets to purchase on cakes, gift baskets. There will jumpers for the kids to play. All eggs will be provided by the department. Egg hunt will begin at 1:00 cst. So bring the kids out for a fun time.

ROCK SPRINGS BAPTIST CHURCH EASTER EGG HUNT
Rock Springs BC will have their Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 14 at 6:00 p.m. CST. All children invited and bring plastic eggs with candy inside. Hot Dog supper provided. Easter Sunday Servives: Sunday School 9 a.m. and Worship Service at 10 a.m. CST.

Community Holy Week Services
Host Church: LaFayette 1st UMC April 10-14, Services begin at 12:00 noon. Lunch provided each day. Monday-Rev. Bill Hand 1st Baptist;Tuesday- Rev. Paul Howard LaFayette Heights; Wednesday Rev. Wally Armstrong Five Points Circuit; Thursday Rev. James Cofield Rock Springs and Friday Rev. Randall Hammer Center Baptist Church.

JACKSON MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH
Schedule
Come join us in fellowship at Jackson Memorial Baptist Church. Sunday School – 9:30 am CST. Morning Worship – 10:30 am CST. Wednesday Night Service – 5:30 pm CST. Everybody is welcome to come. The church is located at 3122 Co Rd 89 in LaFayette. Movie night the last Friday of every month at 6:00 p.m. CST.

LEBANON PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Services are held 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month. Rev. Gerald Ledbetter from West Point Presbyterian in West Point is preaching at 12:30 p.m. CST. All are welcome. Come and worship with us.

CHAMBERS COUNTY SCHOOLS CHILD FIND
The Chambers County and Lanett City Schools are in the process of identifying and locating three groups of children; those in need of special education and related services, those in need of services under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and those in need of gifted services. Anyone knowing of a child within Chambers County, but outside the city limits of Lanett, in need of such services is asked to call Diane Sheriff, Special Education/504 Coordinator for Chambers County Schools, at 334-864-9343 extension 10203 or 706-586-2280 (Valley area) extension 10203, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST. Anyone knowing of a child within the city limits of Lanett is asked to contact Christy Carpenter, Special Education/504 Coordinator for Lanett Schools, at 644-5900 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST.

HEAD START PROGRAM OF CHAMBERS-TALLAPOOSA RECRUITMENT
The Head Start Program of Chambers-Tallapoosa is now taking applications for the 2016-2017 program year for 3 and 4 year old children. Once the child has turned 3 years of age, we can take him/her at any time, IF we have an opening. We accept children with disabilities also. You will need the following to enroll your child: 1. Income verification 2. Copy of birth certificate 3. Immunization record (blue slip) 4. Copy of recent medicaid card 5. Copy of social security card 6. Physical and dental check-up. If you have any questions please call 256-825-4204 or any Head Start Center in your area. LaFayette center is 334-864-2872.

OAK BOWERY UMCGRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
We are starting a new Grief Support Group at Oak Bowery UMC. We plan to meet every 2nd Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. and every 4th Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. The group will be lead by Pastor William A. Parker, MEd, BA. Oak Bowery UMC is located at 4051 US Hwy 431. It is 12 miles south of the Chambers Co Courthouse in LaFayette and 8 miles north of Opelika High School and Southern Union. For reservation please call or text Pastor Bill at (706) 518-9122. There is no cost involved but reservations are requested.

APRIL COMMISSION MEETING
The April Commission Meeting of the Chambers County Commission are set for Monday, April 24. Commission meetings begin at 4:00 p.m. CT and are held in the Commission Chamber in LaFayette.

CLOSING OF THE CHAMBERS COUNTYCOMMISSION OFFICES
The Commission Offices will be closed on Monday, April 20th for Easter.