CLUBS & MEETINGS
This week’s schedule of clubs and meetings:
Senior Gospel Singers meet every Monday from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Charles C. Parker Senior Center, 1325 Kingston Highway, and every Thursday from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the Shannon Scout Hut in Shag Williams Park, 40 Minshew Road, Shannon. For more information call Charles Patterson at 706-676-4445.
Rome Seven Hills Rotary will meet at noon on Tuesday at Coosa Country Club, 110 Branham Ave. County Manager Jamie McCord will be the guest speaker. The Floyd County Republican Women will meet for lunch on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. Their meeting will begin at noon. Family Resource Center Executive Director Tina Bartleson will be the guest speaker. Bring items to childproof a home or new or gently used coats, jackets or sweaters. The Kiwanis Club of Rome will meet from noon-1 p.m. on Tuesday at Bella Roma Grill, 770 Braves Blvd. The Hospitality House will present a program about their mission, services and accomplishments. Email kiwanisclubofrome@gmail. com with questions. Building Positive Families offers parenting information sessions the first and second Tuesday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Community Room at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 3000 Garden Lakes Blvd. For more information or to register for childcare call 706-346-7205 or submit contact info at www. BuildingPositiveFamilies.org. The Disabled American Veterans of Chapter 95 will be at the Rome-Floyd County Library, 205 Riverside Parkway, on Tuesdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. to assist veterans in filing benefits claims with the Veterans Administration. Bring all documents pertaining to service and medical records. For questions or to set up an appointment for another time call Donald Phillips at 609-410-1076 or Art Cook at 706-314-6411.
The New Romans Club will hold a luncheon
Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Coosa Country Club, 110 Branham Ave. A representative from The Spires at Berry College will speak on retirement choices. Contact Jane Franssen at janeffranssen@ gmail.com or 706-236-2527 for reservations. The cost of the luncheon is $19. Hospitality House has a women’s support group for victims/survivors of family or domestic violence from 3-4 p.m. on Wednesdays on the second floor of the Serve Rome Building, Rome First United Methodist Church, 202 E. Third Ave. Childcare is provided.
The Alzheimer’s Association Caregivers Support Group meets the first Wednesday of every month at 1 p.m. at Transitions Hospice Care, 610 Shorter Ave. For more information call Redonna Branton at 770547-4163 or Regina Wright at 706-766-4973.
TOPS 0344 Rome weight loss support group meets every Wednesday at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, 2200 Redmond Circle. Meetings start at 10 a.m. Weigh-in is from 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. For more information call or text Jean at 706-331-1111.
The Rotary Club of Rome will host Josh Watson speaking on holiday fire safety on Thursday at noon at Coosa Country Club, 110 Branham Ave.
The Rome Chapter of The Compassionate
Friends will meet Thursday at 7 p.m. at Redmond Hospital. Use the Out Patient entrance elevators to Lower Level Classroom B. This group is for those who have lost a child, grandchild or sibling. For more information call DeeAnn at 706-936-9021 or Sandra at 706-506-6108. Women in Recovery, a group for women who struggle with alcohol problems, meets Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. at Living Proof, 408 Shorter Ave. Free babysitting provided. For more information contact Debbie J. at 706-766-7771.
The Floyd County Democratic Party meets Thursdays at 7 p.m. at the Northwest Georgia Housing Authority, 560 N. Division St.
The Exchange Club of
Rome will present a Veterans Day Program featuring Bill King and John Fortune on
Friday at their noon meeting. The Exchange Club meets every week at The Palladium, 1400 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. For further information contact 706-506-2499.