The 59th annual reunion of the descendants of Charles Palmer and Elizabeth Lee will be held Sunday at Mizpah Primitive Baptist Church located in north Grady County off Ga. Hwy. 112. The business meeting will be held at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch in the fellowship hall. Relatives are asked to come and bring a covered dish. For more information, call Dot Coble Schlabach at 294-1059.
Board to meet
The Cairo Charter High School Governing Board will be meeting on Tuesday, July 30th at 5 p.m. in the Media Center. Principal David McCurry reminds are members to please attend.
As part of the Summer Reading Program, the Roddenbery Memorial Library will hold a Jawsome Back to School Party on Tuesday, July 30 at 7 p.m. Mike Connor, PhD from the Jones Ecological Research Center will present a program for the entire family on predator ecology. Young participants will help track gopher tortoises with radio receivers. The whole family is invited to attend this event.
The Syrup City Players will be having auditions for their fall show, “The Hobbit,” on Friday and Saturday at the Roddenbery Libary. The show will be held Oct. 4-5 outdoors at Davis Park in Cairo and will be directed by Pat Orr. The cast calls for a total of 29 actors, ages 10-21. Auditions will be held from 7 to 9 p.m., Friday, in the library's Grady Room and Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon in the library's auditorium.
The Grady County Recreation Department will be holding registration for the 2013 Fall Sports season through August. You may register for Smurf Flag Football, Pee Week Tackle Football, Mite Tackle Football and MIdget Tackle Football and Cheerleading through Aug. 16. Registration for soccer will be held through Aug. 26. Registration will be held at the Rec Department office on the Pelham Highway, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 377-8221.