Com­mu­nity Cal­en­dar

The Covington News - - Newton at play -

Cal­en­dar sub­mis­sions may be sent to ptravis@cov­ or to tgid­dens@cov­ In­clude a place, time, de­scrip­tion of the event and a tele­phone num­ber.


Take Off Pounds Sen­si­bly 10 a.m. Wed­nes­days; (TOPS No. 375), a weight-loss sup­port group; First Pres­by­te­rian Church, 1169 Clark St.; $26 yearly mem­ber­ship; (770) 786-8937. Newton County Board of Elec­tions

2 p.m.; 113 Usher St., Suite 103.


Open House

9 to 11 a.m.; Montes­sori School, Clark’s Grove; (770) 788-7779. Fi­nan­cial Peace

13-week pro­gram by Dave Ram­sey teaches fam­i­lies and in­di­vid­u­als to han­dle money through com­mon-sense prin­ci­ples; The Bap­tist Taber­na­cle, 10119 Ac­cess Road; 7 p.m.; Damion Vaughan at (770) 786-7775 for in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter. GRN Board of Di­rec­tors Com­mu­nity Ser­vice Board; 9:30 a.m.; GRN Ad­min­is­tra­tive Of­fices, Room 200, 175 Gwin­nett Drive, Lawrenceville; (770) 339-5019.


No Elec­tron­ics & Paint Re­cy­cling, Dis­posal of Pes­ti­cides in Jan­uary

There will be no E-Cy­cle or paint and pes­ti­cide col­lec­tions in Jan­uary will re­sume on first Satur­day of Fe­bru­ary. Newton County High School Class of 1961

5:30 p.m.; Neely’s Res­tau­rant, 11356 Brown Bridge Road; class­mates and spouses; (770) 267-4259 Phyl­lis White All­good. class web­site -­ton­coun­ty­high­ Nel­son Heights Com­mu­nity Cen­ter

Vol­un­teers needed for Af­ter School Tu­to­rial Pro­gram; 3 to 6:30 p.m. Mon­day-Thurs­day; 7200 Laseter St., Greg Shy (770) 359-7925 or Lil­lian Y. Bit­taye (770) 572-8995 or weare_the chil­dren@hot­mail. com. In­ef­fec­tive to Ef­fec­tive Step­fam­i­lies

Two free week course; Jan. 8 and 15; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; 1135 West Ave., Cony­ers; for com­mit­ted, en­gaged or mar­ried cou­ples who have at least one child from a pre­vi­ous re­la­tion­ship; of­fered by Com­mit­ted2you, a Ge­or­gia Fam­ily Coun­cil Ini­tia­tive.


Com­mu­nity Or­ches­tra Re­hearsals

2 to 4 p.m., Salem United Methodist Church, Salem Road, Cov­ing­ton/ Cony­ers Com­mu­nity Or­ches­tra, weekly each Sun­day un­der the di­rec­tion of Ar­lene Woods. In­stru­men­tal­ists of all ages may par­tic­i­pate; (770) 787-2263.


Free Square Dance Lessons

7 p.m.; Cov­ing­ton Pres­by­te­rian Church; The Newton Hayrid­ers Be­gin­ners Square Danc­ing lessons; first two lessons free; no part­ner nec­es­sary; (770) 786-4896. Square danc­ing is fun and friend­ship set to mu­sic and good for your phys­i­cal and mental health.


Montes­sori School Open House

9 to 11 a.m.; Montes­sori School, Clark’s Grove; (770) 788-7779. BFF Lun­cheon

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Mama Maria’s Ital­ian Grill, 10205 Ac­cess Road; spon­sored by East Metro Women’s Con­nec­tion; re-gift­ing ex­change. Linda Cowan from Cov­ing­ton will share how life’s dif­fer­ent chal­lenges left her chal­lenged to be dif­fer­ent. Com­pli­men­tary child­care; bring sack lunch for each child. (770) 7868352 or (770) 787-6457 or

JAN. 12

Sergeant Newton DAR

3 p.m.; First United Methodist Church, 1113 Cony­ers St.; to honor and in­ter­view vet­er­ans.

JAN. 13

Open House

9 to 11 a.m.; Montes­sori School, Clark’s Grove; (770) 788-7779.

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