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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.

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.

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.

Warner Robins Police to give whistles to trail walkers for safety

The Warner Robins Police Department will kick off its 'Whistles for Walkers' program Friday at 9 a.m. at Dry Lake Park.

Free whistles will be handed out to those walking the trails at the park, according to a news release. Police say they encourage the public to stay vigilant when walking/running, using the buddy system and telling a family member or close friend where they are if alone.

 

Veterans to receive free dental care for "Veteran's Smile Day"

Family Dental Associates in Warner Robins is letting veterans get free dental care November 14 in honor of "Veteran's Smile Day."

For more information, please call Shawn McGlon at 478-971-7701 or click here.

Warner Robins Police Department to hold 5K for cancer-stricken officer

Warner Robins Police Department to hold 5K for cancer-stricken officer

A 5K is being held by the Warner Robins Police Department in honor of one of their own.

The race will be November 14 starting at 8 a.m. at Perkins Field, next to the Warner Robins Recreation Department. Registration is $25 before October 19 and $35 after. T-shirts are guaranteed for those who register by October 19.

Ofc. Pratt Martin is a 20-year veteran battling Stage IV kidney cancer. All funds raised will go towards helping him fight against cancer.

Mail checks and entry forms to: 100 Watson Boulevard, Warner Robins, Ga., 31093

To fill out the registration form, click here.

Click here to view the race route.