SATURDAY, NOV. 10
Ficquett’s 50th Anniversary
Ficquett Elementary School invites the public to sock hop in the cafeteria from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Meet former principals, take a tour of the school, eat The Varsity and have a picture made with Elvis. Dress and dance to the fifties.
Disabled American Veterans
The Newton/Rockdale Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 55 Inc., will have a monthly meeting at 2 p.m. at the Newton County Sheriff’s Department, 15151 Alcovy Road. For information, call (678) 222-8780.
Poppy Day is held each year the Saturday before Veterans Day, Nov. 11. The American Legion Auxiliary will be at various locations in Covington requesting donations and asking residents to wear the familiar red, handcrafted poppies honoring America’s war casualties. For information, call (770) 786-8272.