City of Albany celebrates Arbor day

ALBANY — On Saturday, Keep Albany-Dougherty Beautiful and the City of Albany will celebrate Arbor Day with the replanting of island No. 26 on Westover Blvd.

The planting in the 400 block of Westover will be at 9:30 a.m.

Contact Keep Albany-Dougherty Beautiful at (229) 430-5257 or Albany’s Parks and Recreation Department at (229) 430-3857 for additional information.

Mended hearts plans anniversary dinner

ALBANY — Mended Hearts Southwest Georgia chapter 165 is planning a 28th anniversary celebration later this month in connection with American Heart Month.

The dinner program is scheduled for 6 p.m. Feb. 27 at the conference center at Phoebe Northwest on Dawson Road. The speaker will be Dr. Kamil Hanna, a cariovascular physician. Visitors are welcome to attend, but reservations are required. The cost of the dinner is $8.

The deadline for making reservations to attend is Monday. Contact chapter President Nancy Askey at (229) 435-6453 to make reservations.