Farmers’ Meeting: A Disease/Nematode/Fertility (all crops) Meeting is at 6 p.m. Monday at the Sumter County Agricultural Center Auditorium, 127 William Bowen Pointe. UGA Specialists Kemerait and Harris will present the program.Earn one hour credit towards private and commercial (Category 21 and 24) pesticide license. There will be a sponsored meal so call 924-4476 if you plan to attend.
Chamber Concert Series: Georgia Southwestern State University is having its 2013-2014 Chamber Concert Series. This year marks the 35th season of the series. Included are Ensemble Chaconne, Measure for Measure: Music of Shakespeare’s Plays — 7:30 p.m. — Tuesday in GSW’s Jackson Performance Hall. GSW students and children 15 and under admitted free of charge. Tickets to individual performances are available and can be purchased at the door. For more information or for tickets, call 229-931-2204.
Economic Outlook: The Center for Business and Economic Development at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) hosts the 19th annual Sumter County Economic Outlook Luncheon at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Thomas O. Marshall Jr. Pavilion Private Dining Room. This event is co-sponsored by the Americus Rotary Club. The featured speaker is William “Billy” Ussery, executive vice president and external relations with Oglethorpe Power Corporation. For information, contact Janie Mooney at 931-2090.
PDA 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 conference room on the second floor. The meeting is open to the public.
Board Meeting: The Sumter County Board of Assessors meets at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the Assessor’s office, Sumter County Courthouse. The meeting is open to the public.
Food Service Training: Servsafe® Training for Food Service Managers is Feb. 25-26 at the Sumter County Agricultural Center, 127 William Bowen Pointe. Pre-registration is required by Friday. Cost is $140. Call 924-4476 for more information or stop by the Sumter County Extension Office.