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Class of 1966
NCHS Class of 1966 luncheon; 11:30 a.m., Village Grille at Ashton Hills Golf Club in Covington.
Thursday Luncheon Concert on the Square
Noon. Celli-Cello Trio (Classical to Rock & Pop). Call 770-385-1077 or 770786-8188.
Sunday Community on Our Knees
The Community on Our Knees prayer event will close parts of the square from 6:30-8:15 p.m. The inner loop on the square will be closed.
Thursday Luncheon Concert on the Square
Noon. Bobby Swain Band (Blues music). Call 770385-1077 or 770-786-8188.
Gigantic Yard Sale
9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2621 Hwy. 20 SE, Conyers. Spaces are $20. Call 770787-4290 or 770-788-7606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or asa. email@example.com.
Becky Ramsey and Alice Walker at First United Methodist Church at 3 p.m. Free with donation to TK Adams Instrumental Scholarhsip.
Saturday 20th Friendship Festival
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Festival featuring live entertainment throughout the day on the stage sponsored by Social Circle Theater, arts amd crafts, food, Kid’s Zone helicopter rides & more.
Hair Studio Anniversary
3-8 p.m., Ohannah’s Hair Studio anniversary party on Brown Street between Washington and Clark.
Sunday Cars of the Past Covington Car Show
At Covington Squarebenefits the Rotary Club of Covington’s Empty Stocking Fund.
Sunday Southern Cruisers Riding Club
7 a.m.-7 p.m., proceeds benefit St. Jude’s Children’s Hospitals. The entire square will be closed.
Saturday Change the World Day
7 a.m.-noon, First Methodist Church. 5K Steeplechase, some roads closed off.
Sunday Morehouse Glee Club
4 p.m. at Springfield Baptist Church. Free with donation to Young Artists Program Scholarhsips.
Thursday Lighting of the Square
6:30 p.m. featuring Oxford Singing Children and Newotn County Community Band.
Wednesday Christmas in Covington
Dec. 5 and 6 starting at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church $10, $8 and $5.
Thursday Sounds of the Holidays
7:30 p.m. at Eastside High School featuring the Newotn County Band. Free.
Dec 13, 2 and 7 p.m. and Dec. 14, 3 p.m., at the Porter Auditorium featuring the Covington Regional Ballet. $20, $15, $5.
ONGOING Porterdale City Council
Regular council meets the first Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 2400 Main Street. Work sessions are every second Tuesday and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.
Porterdale Historic Preservation Commission
Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 2400 Main Street.
Porterdale Planning and Zoning Committee
Meets the third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 2400 Main Street.
Meets the second Sunday of every month, unless it’s a holiday, at 3 p.m. at the LDS Church on 1275 Flat Shoals Road in Conyers. A different speaker is featured every month. All are welcome to the free meetings. For more information, contact Debbie Dial at 770-786-0288.
Marine Corps League
9 a.m.; second Saturday of each month; Little Red School House, Newton Drive; all former Marines welcome.
Civil Air Patrol Newton County Composite Squadron
9 p.m. every Monday Night; Covington Municipal Air Port, 15200 Airport Road, Oxford; open to ages12 to 18 and adult volunteers; contact Lt. David Holbrook 404-317-0227 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Early Hope Church Ministry Bible Study
7:30 p.m.; every Wednesday; Pastor Kenneth Williams and First Lady Marilyn Williams; 1129 Rocky Plains Road.
7 to 9 p.m.; The Baptist Tabernacle, 10119 Access Road; Walt Pickens, 770598-3563; every Friday.
Singles Over 50
5 p.m.; second Tuesday of the month; Thomas Country Buffet in the Depot; Esté 678-342-0538.
Serenity Hospice will train volunteers to visit terminally ill patients in their homes. Time is flexible. 678-413-2222 or 404-952-4824.
Covington Knitters meet every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at Square Perk Cafe. All fiber artists are welcome.
Allen Memorial United Methodist Church
Oxford; Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.; worship service at 11 a.m.; the Rev. Max Vincent.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly
10-11 a.m. every Wednesday; First Presbyterian Church, 1169 Clark St.; TOPS No. 375, a free visit; $26 yearly membership fee. Ann Jensen at 770786-8937.
7 p.m.; Covington Elks Lodge on Mondays and Thursdays; building open 5:30 p.m. Smoke free. Come out and enjoy the fun. 770-787-9499.
Dementia Caregiver Support
10 a.m. to noon second Tuesdays; East Metro Atlanta Lewy Body Dementia Caregiver Support Group; Merryvale Assisted Living Facility, 11980 Ga. Highway 142, Oxford; contact Kathy Fowler, 678-625-1899 or kerf. email@example.com.
East Metro Christian Writers
10 a.m. to noon second Saturdays, DeKalb Technical College’s Newton Center, Bob Williams Parkway.
Abiding Grace Bible Information Class
Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Thursdays 11 a.m.; 12-key teachings of the Bible each week; Pastor Jonathan Scharf at 770385-7691.
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Second Thursdays at 10 a.m., Journey Community Church, 1150 Monticello St., Covington; coffee, refreshments. Contact Michael French at 404723-3126.
Family Tree Help
Pamela Hiatt can assist you with one-on-one training at the Newton County Library, using online resources. She can also show you how to organize your own data base. Call 770787-6131.
6:30 p.m. Fridays; 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturdays, Christian Life Center, 10242 Flat Shoals Road. Pastor Doyle West at 770-784-9359.
New Friendship Community Church
Sunday school 10 a.m., worship 11 a.m. at the church, 290 Flat Rock Road, Oxford, Pastor Tony B. Morris, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Breastfeeding Support Group
10 to 11 a.m. first Thursday of the month; 7 to 8 p.m. third Thursday of the month; for breastfeeding women and babies; Physician’s Pavilion Auditorium at Newton Medical Center; free; 770-385-4182.
Church Mouse Needlers
9:30 a.m. to noon every second, third and fourth Saturdays; Mansfield United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 3130 Main St., Mansfield; Betty Biggers Smith at 770-786-7720 or Helen Harris 770-784-1154.
Joint Development Authority
The Joint Development Authority of Jasper, Morgan, Newton and Walton counties, 7: 30 p. m. fourth Tuesdays, Bank of Madison, 1540 Eatonton Road, Madison; James Griffin, 770786-1320.
Newborn Library Outlet, 4 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays; 770-787-1126.
AA Serenity House
Meetings at noon, 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. daily; women’s meeting 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10102 Old Atlanta Highway, Covington.
Devotional leaders, singers, musicians and entertainers needed at The Mews retirement, personal care and Alzheimer’s center; help also needed with bingo and exercise programs. Cindy Archer at 770-464-4211.
Paint Party at the Gallery
Southern Heartland Art Gallery sponsors a Paint Party with a gallery artist mentor 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays.
Town of Newborn
Town Council meetings 7 p.m. first Mondays, Newborn Town Hall.
Magazines at the library207
titles, from “American Artist” to “Zoobooks.” Current issues can be read in library, past issues available for two-week circulation.
8 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Lovejoy United Methodist Church, 12835 Ga. Highway 36; popular country, classic, pop songs; 770-787-3543.
Newton County Senior Services Inc. meets at 9:30 a.m. third Fridays at Turner Lake Recreation Center.
7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Lovejoy United Methodist Church, 12835 Ga. Highway 36, drop-in singles, young adult (18 years and older) volleyball; 770-7873543.
Mothers of Multiples
Second Thursdays, Covington United Methodist Church.
Washington Street School Association
7:30 p.m. second Saturdays, Washington Street Community Center; Eugenia Nevels, 404-691-9215.