CASA Volunteers Needed
Alcovy Court Appointed Special Advocates seeks volunteers to help abused and neglected children in Newton County find safe, permanent homes. Gather information, attend court hearings and submit recommendations to the judge on behalf of a child. Next training class begins in June; individual training available with flexible scheduling. Give children in Newton County a voice. Call (770) 385-7450.
Richards Chapel UMC
Richards Chapel UMC, 426 Richards Chapel Road, has begun meeting every Sunday at 11 a.m. Everyone is invited.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (Ga. No. 251)
Take off Pounds Sensibly will meet at Little Red School House next to Y.M.C.A. at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Contact Bette Hamby at (770) 786-8444 for information.
A DivorceCare recovery groups meets Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Zion Baptist Church, 7037 Ga. 212. Sessions are free, and child care is available. Call (770) 786-6767 for information.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 514
Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 514 meets at 1150 Monticello St., Passion Community Church, every Tuesday at 10 a.m. Weigh-ins are at 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Come join us if you need help losing weight. Call (770) 786-3231.
The Cowboy Church
The Cowboy Church meets every Sunday at the Pony Express Horse Auction Barn at the corner of Highway 11 and Highway 142 at 3 p.m. Come in western clothes or comfortable clothes and enjoy country gospel music and ministry. Call (770) 3853380 for information.
Family-based Divorce Recovery
Zion Baptist Church offers DivorceCare for adults and DivorceCare for kids, ages 5 though 12, weekly on Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. TO 8 p.m. For information, call (770) 786-6767.
Kinship/Grandparents Caregiver Support Group
The Kinship/Grandparents Caregiver Support Group meets each Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Washington Street Community Center, 4138 School St. For information call Jeanette Perry or Janet Kitchens at (770) 786-4002 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org..
First United Methodist Church of Covington
The people of First United Methodist Church of Covington, 1113 Conyers St., welcome everyone to come and worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sundays. Sunday school classes are available for ages 3 years to senior adults at 9:45 a.m. Nursery is provided for all services.
Singles over 50
Single, widowed or divorced persons over 50 are invited to join one another for meetings full of fun and fellowship at Thomas’s Country Buffet on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call (678) 342-0538.
East Metro Women’s Connection
East Metro Women’s Connection meets for a luncheon and special interest program from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at Always Banquet Facility, 1613 Milstead Road, Conyers. Cost is $14. For more information, call Jean (770) 786-8357.