Vietnam Veterans Against the War
Vietnam Veterans Against the War, a nationally chartered organization since 1967, has formed a Greater Atlanta Region unit. Veterans and others interested in participating with or joining the new unit should contact Michael Burke at (770) 491-6817.
Disabled American Veterans Driver
The Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 55, Inc., needs volunteer drivers to drive the DAV van on Tuesday or Thursday from Covington to the V.A. Medical Center, Decatur. The time is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call Bobby Huggins at (770) 787-7698 for information.
Newton County Navigator Team
The Newton County Navigator Team helps link Newton County families, especially those with children with disabilities, to community resources through a statewide parent leadership network. The team meets the last Monday of every month at 6:45 p.m. at the YMCA AfterSchool Building, Newton Drive. If you are interested, please attend. For information, call (678) 712-2258, or e-mail yenobig@ mindspring.com.
Stewart Baptist Preschool
Stewart Baptist Preschool is now registering 3 and 4 year olds. The teachers have 24 years of experience. For information, call (770) 851-4481.
12 Step Recovery Program
Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered 12-Step recovery program, meets each Thursday at 7 p.m. on the campus of Eastridge Community Church, 8636 Ga. Highway 142. For information, call (770) 7862048, ext. 250.
Abbey Hospice, 215 Azalea Court, Social Circle, needs volunteers to help with patients by visiting, reading, talking, office work, visits with patient caregivers, running errands and other ways to show you care. If interested or for information, contact Jay Bailey, volunteer coordinator, at (770) 464-5858 or at email@example.com.
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) 7868357.