UPCOMING BAND CONCERTS AND EVENTS
FOR MORE INFO:. May 6 - THS and Ninth Grade TMJHS Band Concert, 7 p.m., THS Auditorium; May 7-8 - TMS Band Performance Trip; May 13 - THS and TMJHS Band banquet, 6 p.m., THS Cafeteria (RSVP via invitations given to students or firstname.lastname@example.org)
GOLF LESSONS REGISTRATION
WHERE: Thomson-McDuffie Recreation and Leisure Services
FOR MORE INFO: The cost will be $35. The community may register at Sweetwater Park, 180 Sweetwater Park Dr., Thomson or online at thomsonmcduffierecreation.com.
THIRD ANNUAL BLOOMIN' SALE
WHERE: Thomson-McDuffie County Library
WHEN: Friday, May 7, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Saturday, May 8, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: This sale includes plants, books, baked goods and miscellaneous items. Help support your local library.
JAKE FISHING DAY
WHERE: Ogeechee River Mill, 262 Reynolds Rd. Warrenton
WHEN: Saturday, May 8; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Sponsored by the National Wild Turkey Federation Warren County Chapter. Come one, come all for: fishing, casting contest, BB gun shooting contest, mill tours, DNR and Smokey the Bear, hot dog lunch, lots of prizes and fun for the whole family. Contact Missy Garner at 706-465-2195 or John Wood at 706-962-0062 for more information.
SIDEWALK CHALK CONTEST
WHERE: Journal Street - downtown Thomson
WHEN: May 8, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: $5 entry fee includes chalk and your own 5" x 5' space to create. Contest drawing from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Prizes awarded at 5 p.m. $20 first place for each age category - second grade and under; third - fifth grade; sixth - ninth grade, 10th - 12th grade; adults: $50 Best of Show. All age categories sign in and pay on Journal Street. Any further questions go to email@example.com.
RIDING FOR A CURE
WHERE: Belle Meade Hunt Stables
WHEN: May 8, 10 a.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Donations: $25 in advance or $35 at the gate. This is the fourth annual McDuffie County Relay for Life Horse & Wagon Trail Ride. It includes a trail ride through scenic hunt country and a picnic lunch at the Rock Dam. All donations go to The American Cancer Society.
STAMP OUT HUNGER
WHERE: Thomson Post Office
WHEN: Saturday, May 8
FOR MORE INFO: The national Association of Letter Carriers, in conjunction with the United States Postal Service, will be collecting non-perishable food items like canned meats and fish, canned soup, juice, pasta, vegetables, cereal and rice to help families in need in this community. Please help by placing food donations at your mailbox on May 8 before your letter carrier arrives with the day's mail. It will be taken to the Post Office and then delivered to local food banks or pantries. Please do not include items that have expired to those in glass containers.
THS/TMJHS END-OF-COURSE TESTS
WHERE: Thomson High School and Thomson-McDuffie Junior High School