Washington Street School Association
The Washington Street School Association meets every second Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Washington Street Community Center. New members are welcome. For information, call Eugenia Nevels at (404) 691-9215.
Newton County Reads
Don’t let poor reading skills hold you back. Newton County Reads is a non-profit organization offering tutoring for adult nonreaders and those wanting to improve their reading skills or earn their GED. Call Janet Hodges at (678) 342-7943 to sign up.
Duplicate Bridge Club
The Covington/Conyers Duplicate Bridge Club meets every Tuesday at 9:30 a. m., Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Friday at 9:30 a.m. at the C. E. Steele Community Center in Conyers. For information about playing or for lessons, call (770) 786-4639.
Heartland Hospice Volunteers
Heartland Hospice needs caring people to volunteer time and services to terminally ill patients. Volunteers can visit, read, listen, run errands, relieve caregivers and help with crafts. Training is provided. The Hospice Volunteers Auxiliary needs volunteers to make blankets, quilts and knitted items for patients. Call (770) 922-8767 for information.
If you are interested in teaching an adult to read, please contact The Church at Covington at (770) 786-7293 ext. 21. Child care will be provide for newborns to first graders.
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.
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) 7863231.
CASA Volunteers Needed
Alcovy Court Appointed Special Adovcate seeks volunteers to speak up for children in the Juvenile Court of Newton County. No experienced needed, just a desire to help children. Call or e-mail today to learn more about how you can make a difference in the life of a neglected child, (770) 385-7450 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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) 385-3380 for information.