Board of Education: The Sumter County Board of Education holds a work session at 6 p.m. Monday at the Sumter County School administrative building, 100 Learning Lane. The meeting is open to the public.
Neighborhood Watch: A Neighborhood Watch meeting for District 1 is at 6 p.m. Monday at the Americus Police Department, 119 S. Lee St.
Servsafe® Training: Servsafe® Training for Food Service Managers is offered Monday and Tueday at the Sumter County Agricultural Center, 127 William Bowen Pointe. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $140. Call 924-4476.
Authority Meeting: The Americus-Sumter County Payroll Development Authority meets at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Rees Park Economic Development Center, 409 Elm Ave., in the second-floor conference room. The meeting is open to the public.
Garden Club: Hat'n'Hoe Garden Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Forsyth Bar & Grill. Diann Partain is hostess.
Cotton Production Meeting: Sumter County Cooperative Extension Service hosts a cotton production meet at 6 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Sumter County Agricultural Center, 127 William Bowen Pointe. Farmers may earn one hour credit toward private and/or commercial pesticide credit. There will be a sponsored meal; call 924-4476 if you plan to attend.
Chamber Concert Series: Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) has announced its 2012-2013 Chamber Concert Series — Feb. 12 – Graffe String Quartet with Michiko Otaki, piano and April 8 – Sima Trio. All performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. in GSW’s Jackson Performance Hall, unless otherwise noted. Tickets available and can be purchased at the door. For information or tickets, call 931-2204.
Valentine Gala: Innovative Senior Solutions and the Caring 4 Seniors Foundation hosts the First Annual Valentine Gala from 7-11 p.m. Feb. 16 at Rees Park Economic Development Center, 409 Elm Ave. For ticket information, call 928-3673. All proceeds benefit the seniors in our community.
Caregiver Support: Innovative Senior Solutions holds a Caregiver Support Group meeting at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Americus Day Health Center, 721-A Felder St. Guest speaker will be Luneda Brown from the Sumter County Health Department, presenting on services provided by the health department.