Conyers First United Methodist Church is open to the community to participate in the Annual National Day of Prayer Event on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Noon. There will be a short program in the Sanctuary with special music from the Preschool children. There will be Prayer Stations open from 9am-2pm in the Narthex, for those who want to participate in special prayer or may not be able to come at Noon. All are invited to a light lunch after the program to be served in the Fellowship Hall for a donation to Missions. The church is located at 921 North Main St. Conyers, GA.
Saturday May 7th it’s the 4th annual Almost Mother’s Day Golf Outing and fundraiser for Almost Mothers. This event is sponsored by Caring House Pregnancy Resource Center and will take place at the Griffin City Golf Course on Camp Northern Road. Cost is $50 per player, registration will take place between 8 am and 8:30 am. For more information call 770-820-2540.
The 20th Anniversary of Fine Arts Festival will be held the Saturday before Mother’s Day in Jackson. The festival features nationally known artists bringing hundreds of pieces of fine art to the show, including hand crafted jewelry, oil and watercolor paintings, blown glass, mixed-media, photography and a lot more. Admission and parking are free at the outdoor event from 10 am to 3 pm only, on Saturday, May 7th at the corner of East Third and Dempsey Avenue in Jackson. You can also follow the festival on Facebook at: The Jackson-Butts County Council for the Arts.