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SATURDAY Salem UMC Karate registration
10 a.m.; Salem United Methodist Church, 3962 Salem Road, Covington; There is no charge for the classes; however uniforms are required to be purchased. Children ages 3 and older are welcome; Classes will be Thursday nights beginning Feb. 6; Natalie Austin, 678656-4106.
SUNDAY Singing Sisters
4 p. m.; Bethlehem Baptist Church, Covington; Free admission with donation to Young Artists Program Scholarships; Newton County Arts Association, 770- 7868188, NewtonCountyArts. org Covington Community Bike Ride
3 p. m.; Covington Square; Free; Come out this Sunday for the monthly ride through historic downtown Covington. The event will start with a gentle, 4.5- mile roll for bikers of all abilites, starting and ending at the square.
TUESDAY Volunteers Wanted for Keep Covington / Newton Beautiful
10 a.m.-noon; Brown Bridge Road; Trash bags, gloves, and vests will be given to everyone.; Kim Dylong.
WEDNESDAY NCHS Class of 1961
11: 30 a. m.; El Charro’s Mexican Restaurant on the ByPass Road; Classmates and spouses are invited. If you have any questions, call Phyllis White Algoos, 770- 267- 4259.
SATURDAY East Metro Atlanta Christian Writers Meeting
10 a. m.- 12: 15 p. m.; Georgia Piedmont Technical College’s Newton Campus, Building D, 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington, Ga, 30014.; Free; The program, “Getting Connected,” will be presented by Martha Brown, Jeff Hipp, Patricia Manns, Jackie Rod, and Brian Thompson.; For more information, call 404444- 7514. Kiwanis Annual Pancake Breakfast 8 am-noon; Newton College and Career Academy, 144 Ram Drive, Covington; Proceeds will support local Kiwanis charities and scholarships.; Tina Ulmer, 404272- 5661, tinaulmer@ crownga.com.
SUNDAY Rockdale Genealogical Society Meeting
3 p. m.; Latter Day Saints Church, 1275 Flat Shoals Road, Conyers; Free; Deborah R. Dial, 770-786-0288, email@example.com.
MONDAY Books Are Fun Book Fair
7 a.m.-4 p.m.; Newton Medical Center Auxiliary, located in the Main Lobby of Newton Medical Center.; open to the community. Also to be held Feb. 11.; 770788- 6553. Newton County Board of Elections and Voter Registration Meeting
2 p.m.; 1113 Usher St., Suite 103, Covington; The public is invited.
WEDNESDAY Take Off Pounds Sensibly Open House
10- 11 a. m.; First Presbyterian Church, 1169 Clark St., Covington; Free visit; Marilyn Hall, 770-7881711.