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Celebrate winter with a 'wonderfest' at the Museum of Aviation

Celebrate winter with a 'wonderfest' at the Museum of Aviation

The second annual Winter Wonderfest will be held at the Museum of Aviation at the end of the month.

According to a news release, the activities will be held Saturday, June 30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, January 31 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The release states there will be activites like stunt jumps, rock wall climbing, bounce houses, food trucks, a craft show and more. 

Tickets for children ages 6 and under are $12; ages 7 and older are $15.

To enter the craft show or for more information, call Jenny Maas at 478-926-2791 or by e-mail.

Robins Federal Credit Union’s 25 Days of Holiday Giving

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union will be giving back during the holidays with their 25 Days of Holiday Giving. They selected 25 different organizations throughout their county radius to provide a monetary donation to help with the organizations holiday festivities. The following organizations received a donation during the second week:

 

Organization to host turkey giveaway in Warner Robins

Organization to host turkey giveaway in Warner Robins

The "Feed the City" Organization is hosting its annual Thanksgiving Giveaway Saturday, November 21 from 8 a.m. to noon.

It'll be at the New Hope International Church located at 204 Sullivan Road n Warner Robins. According to a news release, families will get a turkey during the event and a box filled with traditional Thanksgiving meal sides like stuffing, corn, green beans, mac and cheese and more.

A "pack night" will be held for the volunteers at the church Friday, November 20 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

For more information, please call Zeb Hundley, in-reach pastor at 478-985-7898, ext. 109 or Linda Thomas, the director of Feed the City at 478-951-9063 or 478-951-6200.

Celebrate Houston County's 'Winter Wonderland' at the Galleria

Celebrate Houston County's 'Winter Wonderland' at the Galleria

The Houston County Galleria, located at 2292 Watson Boulevard in Centerville, is hosting its first 'Winter Wonderland.'

It'll be November 13 to the 15, according to a news release. It'll run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Over 30 vendors including arts, crafts, sales and more will be present, according to a news release and Santa will be welcomed at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, thanks to the Centerville Police Department.

The event is free.

For more information or questions, please call Lauren Lamica at 478-953-9631.

Volunteer to clean Warner Robins' Bay Gall Creek

Volunteer to clean Warner Robins' Bay Gall Creek

Bay Gall Creek will be cleaned in an effort to preserve Georgia's rivers and streams.

It's a part of Rivers Alive, a program between the Environmental Protection Division Outreach Programs and the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation, according to a news release.

The cleanup will be November 14 starting at 9 a.m. at the Wellston Trail on Corder Road.

To volunteer, please call Keep Warner Robins Beautiful at 478-929-7258 or kwrb@wrga.gov.

Miss America Betty Cantrell to be welcomed with homecoming celebration

Miss America Betty Cantrell to be welcomed with homecoming celebration

A Welcome Home motorcafe will be held November 14 for Miss America Betty Cantrell, a Warner Robins native.

According to a news release, it'll begin at 10 a.m. at the intersection of Watson Boulevard nd Houston Road and will travel to downtown Warner Robins ending at City Hall on Watson Boulevard. 

Colorful hand fans, according to the release, in official Miss America pink and blue coclors will be given to the first 5,000 people who line the streets to wave.

For more information, please call 478-929-1111.

WRPD receives grant for animal control

WRPD receives grant for animal control

A $3,000 grant was awarded to the Warner Robins Police Department for its efforts for the animal shelter.

According to a news release, the grant was awarded from the Georgia Department of Agriculture. Its efforts to help spay and neuter dogs and cats that are adopted from our animal shelter by Georgia residents.

Residents who adopt dogs or cats from the Warner Robins Animal Control will be able to receive free spay and neutering services because of the grant.

For more information, please call Animal Control officers Greg Langston at 478-929-7290.