The Tift County Board of Elections & Registration will not meet in November or December, but will meet Jan. 26, 2015. There will be a special called board meeting Nov. 18 at 5 p.m.

Keep ‘em Warm Coat Drive is collecting coats through Dec. 20. Coats can be dropped off at Carriage Cleaners, Kelly Cleaners, Tift County Commissioners Office in the Charles Kent Building (on Tift Ave.) and the YMCA. Call Melissa Hughes at 326-0241 for infor.

Operation Christmas Child collection week is Nov. 17- 24, collection center is Eastside Baptist Church at 1490 Kennedy Road, Tifton. For more information go to or e-mail

Tallassee Chapter, NSDAR, will host a veterans appreciation reception at 4 p.m. Nov. 18 at Maple Court, 2408 N. Tift Avenue, featuring patriotic music performed by Stan Smith. Call 386-4629 or e0mail for more info.

Tift County Farm Bureau annual meeting, Nov. 18, 7 p.m., Agricultural Service Center on Carpenter Road

Property Committee Meeting, Nov. 19, 1 p.m., Tift County Board of Education office

Tourism Association to meet Nov. 19, 7:30 a.m. at the Weclome Center

Lunch and Learn, Leroy Rogers Senior Center, Nov. 19, 11 a.m., free event but registration is required, learn about caregiving through the holidays, call for reservations at 391-3956 or 391-9299

ABAC jazz concert, Howard Auditorium, Nov. 20, 7 p.m., free event

Thanksgiving feast, Nov. 21, Neighborhood Community Service Center, 1:30 p.m.

Cancer Stomp Walk & Carnival, YMCA soccer fields, 9 a.m., Nov. 22

If you are interested in starting a neighborhood watch where you live, contact Capt. Dennis Reese at 777-1432.

Wiregrass Farmers Market Holiday Market, Dec. 6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., behind GMA Country Store

Tree of Life lighting, Dec. 11, 6 p.m., front lawn at Tift Regional Medical Center, live music, snow, dinner and Santa Claus, call 353-6316 for more info

Servsafe managers training course offered at the Tift Co. Extension office, Dec. 17 and 18, cost is $140, call Roxie Price at 391-7980 for more info

To submit information for Mark Your Calendar, call 382-4321, or e-mail your info to angye.morrison@

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