Auxiliary to hold bake sale
The Grady General Hospital Ladies Auxilliary will hold a bake sale in the front lobby of Grady General Hospital this Friday, from 8 a.m.-until.
Lots of baked goodies for Thanksgiving will be available.
Retired teachers association meets
The Grady County Retired Teachers Association will be meeting at 10:15 a.m. today at the Roddenbery Memorial Library's auditorium.
This month, donations of food, gently worn clothing and money will be received and given to the HELP Agency of Cairo.
All retired employees of the Grady County School System are invited to attend.
Tickets on sale for Cairo follies
The Syrup City Players will present their third annual Cairo Christmas Follies on Dec. 6-7 at the Zebulon Theater. Both shows will start at 7:30 p.m. with a special children's matinee presented by Grady County Young Life on Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets cost $12 for adults and $8 for seniors and students if purchased in advance at Miss Myrt’s and Center Drugs with all tickets at the door the night of the shows for $12.
The Christmas Follies is an old-fashioned community celebration of the holidays with local singing groups, soloist, musicians, dancers and actors in a fun variety show format.
For more information and to receive notification of all upcoming shows, just 'like' the Syrup City Players on Facebook.
FFA holding annual fruit sale
The Cairo High School FFA members are currently taking orders for citrus fruit and Washington apples.
All fruit is certified U.S. No. 1 and comes packed in 4/5 bushel boxes weighing approximately 40 pounds. Boxes can be split between two different kinds of fruit, if desired.
To order the fruit, contact any FFA member or call 377-6217or 377-2044.
Library accepting food for fines
As is an annual Christmas custom, the Roddenbery Memorial Library will be accepting non-perishable food items in payment of fines like overdue materials during November and December.
Patrons will receive a $1 credit towards their current overdue fines for any undamaged, unexpired and unopened boxed or canned food items.
All the items will be donated to the local Help Agency.
There is no limit to the number or amount of fines that can be cleared but bills for lost or damaged library items and collection fees are not eligible for the 'Food for Fines' program.