Out and About
SATURDAY 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. The class has a website -http://www.newtoncountyhighschool1961.com.
No Electronics & Paint Recycling, Disposal of Pesticides in January
There will be no E-Cycle or paint and pesticide collections in January because the first Saturday is a holiday. Collections of these materials will resume on the first Saturday of February and will continue on the first Saturday of each month, unless otherwise noted.
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.
Nelson Heights Community Center
Volunteers are needed for After School Tutorial Program; Monday through Thursday, 3 to 6:30 p.m.; 7200 Laseter St., Greg Shy (770) 359-7925 or Lillian Y. Bittaye (770) 5728995 or weare_the firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Metro Atlanta Christian Writers
10 a.m. to noon; Newton Center of DeKalb Technical College, 8100 Bob Williams Parkway; author and columnist Kari Apted speak on “Let’s Talk About Stepping Out in Faith”; visitors welcome; (404) 444-7514 or visit www. emacw.org.
SUNDAY 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.
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