SATURDAY, APRIL 5
Newborn Opry Gospel
Newborn Opry Gospel at Newborn School, Newborn, will feature World Famous Sunshine Boys and David Ables and Band at 6 p.m. Cost is $6 at door and a love offering will be take. For information, call (404) 815-9953.
Bedding Plant Sale
The Alcovy Horticulture Department will hold its first spring plant sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Plants on sale include hanging baskets of ferns, petunias, wandering Jew and geraniums and bedding plants of salvia, impatiens, begonias and lantana. Baskets are $10 and trays are $6 for 36 plants.
Yard Sale for Relay for Life
The American Cancer Society will hold a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, U.S. Highway 278 and Ga. Highway 229, Social Circle.
Newton County Voters League
Newton County Voters League will hold a banquet at 7 p.m. at Cousins Middle School with the Rev. Eric W. Lee as speaker. For tickets, call Jeanette Perry at (770) 786-3562 or (770) 7864002.
Extravaganza & Fashion Show
The Newton County NAACP Youth will hold an Extravaganza & FAshion Show at 5 p.m. at Washington Street School. Tickets are adults $5 and children $2. For information, call Mrs. Perry at (770) 786-4214 or (770) 378-1001.
Spring Butterfly Hike
Join a park ranger on a trip up Oanola Mountain during the time of year when many flowers are in bloom and butterflies like hairstreaks and zebra swallowtails abound from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. $5 per participant.
Photographer’s Evening Out
After a brief overview of where to go and what to look for, photographers and artists will have the opportunity to paint, draw, sketch and photograph the mountain area and its photogenic landscapes from 6 p.m. to dusk. $5 per participant.
Electronics & Paint Recycling
Recycle household electronics and paint and dispose of pesticides from 8 a.m. to noon at the Newton County Landfill. Now also accepting ink cartridges. Free to Newton County residents only. No TVs or commercial wastes accepted. For information, (770) 786-5808.