Head Start Registration: Sumter County Head Start/Early Head Start are accepting applications for the 2012-13 school year. Must have birth certificate, proof of income and Medicard card (if applicable) to register. There is also a prenatal program for mothers in their first trimester. For more information call 924-7666.
Public Hearing: The Sumter County Board of Education will hold another public hearing regarding the closure of Cherokee Elementary School at 6 p.m. today at the Sumter County Board of Education Board Room, 100 Learning Lane. The public is welcome to attend.
Board Meeting: Junior Service League Board meets at 6 p.m. today at the home of Mandy Latta, Pecan Drive.
Board Meeting: The Sumter County Department of Family and Children Services meets at 5 p.m today at Sumter County DFCS, 1601 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The meeting is open to the public.
Pecan Meeting: A Pecan Production Meeting is at noon Wednesday at the Sumter County Agricultural Center, 127 William Bowen Pointe. UGA Specialists Lenny Wells, Jason Brock and Will Hudson will present the program. Earn private and commercial pesticide credit. Call 924-4476 if you plan to attend.
General Meeting: Junior Service League General Meeting is at 7 p.m. Thursday at Americus First United Methodist Church, Lee Street.
Yard Sale: The Americus-Sumter High Singers are collecting items for their Saturday Yard Sale. Donate your unwanted items to their biggest fundraiser of the year. Pick-up at your home is available. Contact Director Brad Bunce 400-3777 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Free Computer Classes: Lake Blackshear Regional Library offers Personal Computer Maintenance & Security at 11 a.m. Saturday. Class lasts an hour. Free and open to the public on a first come, first served basis. Stop by the library at 307 E. Lamar St. in Americus, call 924-8091 or visit lbrls.org for more information.