EDUCATION · The Walker County Board of Education invites you to name a school. Construction will soon begin on a truly new facility, for students kindergarten through eighth grade, off U.S. 27 near Rock Spring. Not replacing an older facility, this school will begin its own history starting with a new name. To enter your nomination for board consideration, visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2G2TQ85 and type in a name for the school. As this is not a vote, you need not enter the same name more than once. Nominations are open through April 8.
COMMUNITY · The LaFayette-Walker County Public Library will host their annual Family Easter Egg Hunt Wednesday, April 4, at 5 p.m. This massive hunt is for preschoolers, children, and adults.
COMMUNITY · Homeschooled children are invited to come to the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library on Wednesday, April 4 at 1 p.m. to read books, learn and converse with other students their age.
CHURCH · Ridgeway Baptist Church will hold an Easter revival April 4-7 at 7 p.m. each night. On Easter Sunday, the church will hold a sunrise service followed by breakfast at 7 a.m. and a regular Sunday service.
Thursday, April 5
COMMUNITY · The Senior Neighbors will meet Thursday, April 5, at 11 a.m. at LaFayette Parks and Recreation. Charles Teague will present a musical program. There will be a covered dish lunch to follow.
CHURCH · A Maundy Thursday service will be held at Fairview Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 5. The church is at 108 Jenkins Road in Rossville.
COMMUNITY · Seniors and Friends of Fort Oglethorpe meet each Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Constitu-tion Hall on Forrest Road. The all-volunteer group offers games, crafts, blood pressure/blood sugar checks, bingo and refreshments. The April schedule is: April 4, 11, 18, and 25. For information or transportation, call Peggy Stanfield at 706-866-1369.
CHURCH · A “Living Last Supper” will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 5, in the multipurpose room at Ringgold United Methodist Church. This is an intimate and powerful worship experience which focuses in on Jesus’ last night with his disciples before he is betrayed. Set in the Upper Room, we will meet the disciples and watch as they share in the Passover meal and have their feet washed by Jesus. Then we, too, will be invited to receive these gifts. The church is at 7484 Nashville Street in Ringgold. For more information call 706-935-4777 or visit www.ringgoldumc.org.
ENTERTAINMENT · The Rossville Public Library will host a family movie night and egg hunt Thursday, April 5, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Join us for a funny movie that mixes animation with live action. E.B., a famous bunny, heads to Hollywood determined to become a drummer in a rock ‘n’ roll band. Then Fred, an out-of-work slacker, hits him with his car and must take him in as he recovers. Hilarity follows as Fred struggles with the world’s worst house-guest. After the movie there will be an egg hunt in the library.
COMMUNITY · Catoosa County Public Library board meetings are April 5, July 5 and Oct. 4 at 6 p.m. in the li-brary’s meeting room.
Friday, April 6
CHURCH · Victory Tabernacle of Praise in LaFayette will present an Easter play, “The Time In Between,” Fri-day, April 6, at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 7, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, April 8, at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome. The church is at 293 Justin Drive, off of Ga. 136 behind the LaFayette Walmart.
CHURCH · Boynton United Methodist Church will present a Good Friday cantata Friday, April 6, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. This Good Friday service will be a Tenebrae service. Tenebrae is a Latin word that means ‘shadows’ or ‘darkness’. The service is largely musical, a cantata entitled “Tenebrae: Jesus, Light of the World” by John E. Coates. It will feature the choirs of Boynton UMC and Ringgold UMC with orchestra accompaniment. The church is at 4246 Boynton Drive in Ringgold. For more information, call 706-866-2626 or visit www.BoyntonUMC.org.