Stewart Baptist Preschool
Stewart Baptist Church’s Christian Preschool is open for winter registration. Teachers have 23 years of experience. Tuition is $ 50 to $ 65 per month. For information, call Pam or Regina at ( 770) 851- 4481 or ( 770) 853- 9227.
Home Owners’ Associations
Keep Covington/ Newton Beautiful is assembling a list of home owners’ associations in Newton County to provide information to each community on upcoming community events, news releases/ notifications and ordinance regulations. Contact Pamela Leasure Maxwell at pmaxwell@ co. newton. ga. us or ( 678) 625- 1655 with the name of the association, primary contact information and a lost of street names in the association.
First Methodist Preschool
First United Methodist Church of Covington has preschool openings for the 20082009 school year. The program provides children with learning experiences to prepare them for school while teaching them about the love of God. Classes are from 6 months through pre- K. In addition there is a 5- day 3- year- old PreK program. For information, call Amanda Farill at ( 770) 786- 7305.
The Covington Elks Lodge 1806, 135 Crowell Road, holds bingo beginning at 7 p. m. Monday and Thursday nights. It is a smoke- free environment. Call ( 770) 7879499 for information.
R. L. Cousins Class of 1959
The R. L. Cousins class of 1959 is planning a class reunion. All class members interested should call Dorothy Smith at ( 770) 787- 0560.
Monday Morning Single Moms
Come and walk with a group of Christian single moms. Have a good time, share your faith and lift each other up. For information, call ( 770) 366- 6957.
Do you love to read or are you good at math? Help an adult learn to read or improve math skills. Training and materials provided. You can make a difference in someone’s life. Call Newton READS at ( 678) 3427943.
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 email yenobig@ mindspring. com.
12 Step Recovery Program
Celebrate Recovery, a Christ- centered 12Step recovery program, meets each Thursday at 7 p. m. on the campus of Eastridge Community Church, 863 Ga. Highway 142. For information, call ( 770) 786- 2048, 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) 4645858 or at volunteer@ abbeyhospice. com.
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 kitchenscov@ aol. com..
First United Methodist Church
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 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. to 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.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly
Take Off Pounds Sensibly ( TOPS) No. 375 meets on Wednesdays from 10 a. m. to 11 a. m. on the second floor of First Presbyterian Church, 1169 Clark St. Weigh- in is from 9 a. m. to 10 a. m. If you need support to reach your weight goal, join us. Call ( 770) 7868937 or ( 770) 787- 7951 for information.
DivorceCare Seminars meet at Eastridge Community Church, 863 Ga. 142, Tuesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sessions are free. Workbook is $12. For information, call (770) 786-2048.
Allen Memorial Methodist Services
All are invited to worship services at Allen Memorial United Methodist Church, 803 Whatcoat St., Oxford. Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship service at 11 a.m. A nursery is provided. For information, call (770) 786-7414.
Domestic Violence Support Group
Project ReNeWal sponsors a domestic violence support group from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesdays, at Solid Rock Baptist Church. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, call (770) 860-9770.
The Rising Son Christian Church, 6135 Petty St., holds a special Ladies Night worship service at 7:30, every Thursday night. For more information, call (770) 786-5254.
Bible Information Class
Abiding Grace Lutheran Church offers a Bible Information Class on Monday nights at the Ministry Center, 5510 Ga. Highway 212. All are invited to attend this question-based class designed to answer questions about God using his word. The class is also offered at noon on Sundays. For information, call (770) 385-7691.
DBSA Depression Support Group
DBSA’s Rockdale County support group for those suffering from depression and bipolar disorders (and family members of those suffering) meets first and third Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in the Epiphany Lutheran Church at Ga. 20. For information call Lin at (770) 9298970.
School of Spirit
Pastor Joel Schuerman teaches about The Holy Spirit at 7 p.m. every Wednesday night at the Covington Praise Center, 7165 Turner Lake Circle. Topics include gifts of the spirit, fruit of the spirit, spiritual warfare, dreams, visions and revelations, intercessory prayer and fasting. The service includes praise and worship music, corporate prayer and the Lord’s Supper. For information, call 788-8311.
AA Serenity House Weekly Meetings
Alcoholics Anonymous Serenity House hosts meetings at noon, 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. daily. Alcoholics Anonymous women’s meeting is held every Wednesday at 6 p.m. The Serenity House is located at 10102 Old Atlanta Highway in Covington.
One Way Singles Ministry
One Way, a new singles ministry, meets at 6:30 p.m. every Sunday night at Christian Life Center/Beacon University, 10242 Flat Shoals Road. Singles of all ages are invited. For information, call (770) 784-8189 or visit them on the Web at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Church at Covington hosts a faith seminar taught by Pastor David Payne at 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. This is a devotional that will challenge your faith day by day and week by week. The Church at Covington is located 11975 Ga. 142 in Oxford. Call ( 770)