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March 2, 2014

Mother Son Luau coming up

VALDOSTA — The time has come again for the annual Mother-Son Luau at Park Avenue United Methodist Church. This year's event will have three sessions: Friday, March 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 8 from 5 to 7 p.m. with a second session starting at 7:30 p.m. and ending at 9:30 p.m.

Originally started by a women's circle within the church and now run by the Missions Committee, the Mother-Son Luau has been going for over 15 years. All proceeds from ticket sales stay locally and help to fund numerous feed the needy programs throughout Valdosta.

The dance allows an opportunity for mothers and sons to get to spend some quality time together. A DJ will play music while guests are able to mingle, enjoy some finger foods and, of course, dance. Jamie Bone, Director of Lay Ministries at Park Avenue UMC, said, “It truly is a lot of fun.”

Tickets for the dance are $10 and can be purchased at Park Avenue United Methodist Church, Southern OB/GYN, Holloway Orthodontics, Simply Silver, Country Cobbler, Toads and Teacups and Only Options. Wes Sewell will also be doing photography for the event and will be at the dances both Friday and Saturday at 4:30 p.m.

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