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Bleckley Retired Educators Meeting November 7.

The Bleckley Retired Educators Association will hold their monthly meeting at the county extension office, 165 Peacock St, November 7 at noon. Contact Kathy Jones, (478)230-7047, by November 4 to confirm your meal.

Cochran church holding rib, chicken, plate fundraiser November 3.

Turner Chapel AME Church will be selling both rib and chicken plates November 3 starting at 11 am-until.  The church is located at 163 N. Seventh St.  Plates contain either ribs or chicken, baked beans, potato sald, cake, and soft drink.  Chicken plates are $6.50, ribs $7.50.  Delivery available.  Contact Doris Harris for more info, (478)397-4797.

Encore of BCHS One Act's performance of "All Shook Up" October 29.

If you missed the previous performances of this year's one act play selection, All Shook Up, or just want to see the show again, you have one more opportunity. There will be an encore performance October 29 at 7:30 pm. Admission is $6 adults, $3 students.

Cochran Police Department holding "Unity in the Community" day November 3.

The Cochran Police Department will hold a "Unity in the Community" Family Fun Day November 3 from 2-5 pm in front of the department on Second Strreet.  It's free and will include bounce houses, rock climbing wall, popcorn, slides, cotton candy, mechanical bulldog, hot dogs, and more.

Bleckley Elementary math and science night November 1.

Bleckley Elementary will hold math and science night November 1 from 5:30-7 pm.  The event features hands-on math and science activities including Mentos and Coke experiments, floating egs, multiplication Twister, making tin foil boats, much more.  Math and Science night is a partnership with Bleckley Elementary staff, Bleckley County High School, Middle Georgia State University, family, friends, and students.

Church of the Nazarene Friends Day October 28.

Cochran Church of the Nazarene will hold Friends Day October 28. Service starts at 10:30 am, special music by Emmaus Road Quartet. Lunch will be served, followed by games for kids as well as horse and pony rides. Transportation available in advance by calling Tevita Jones, (478)298-9364. The church is located at 122 Bowman Drive.

Local churches holding fall festivals.

With Halloween coming soon, several Bleckley churches have fall festivals planned.  To read current listings, click here.  Your church's listing can be added by emailing BleckleyProgress@aol.com