CLUBS

Wednesdays

• Storytime: The Newborn Library Service Outlet, 4224 Ga. Highway 142, Newborn, hosts Storytime, free, 4 to 4:30 p.m. Info: 770-787-1126.

• Home School Storytime: The Newton County Library is presenting storytime, for preschoolers through third grade, 11 a.m.

• TOPS 375: Take Off Pounds Sensibly, Covington #375, meets Wednesdays, 10 to 11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 1169 Clark St. Weigh-in from 9 to 10 a.m. Info: 770-786-8937.

• Al Anon: Al Anon, group for those affected by another's excessive alcohol use, meets Wednesdays, 11 a.m., St. Simon's Episcopal Church, 1522 Ga. Highway 138 N. Info: 770-483-0965. Also meets 8 p.m. at Conyers Presbyterian Church, 911 Main St., Glade Street entrance.

• Recovery Outreach: Bridges Recovery Overcomers' Outreach meets Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m., City of David Church, 3180 Ga. Highway 20. Info: 770-388-7829.

• Rockdale Rotary: The Rotary Club of Rockdale meets each Wednesday at 7:15 a.m. at Rockdale Medical Center's East Tower, 1412 Milstead Avenue, Conyers. Info: www.rockdalerotary.org or 404-909-0825.

• Legion Bingo: Bingo in smoke-free environment, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 77, Conyers. Info: www.americanlegionpost77.org.

• Quilters' Guild: Early Bird Quilters Guild, monthly -- second Wednesday, September through June, 9 a.m., Epiphany Lutheran Church, 2375 Ga. Highway 20 S. Info: earlybirdquiltguild@yahoo.com.

• NSDAR: Col. John McIntosh NSDAR, monthly -- fourth Wednesday, 3:30 p.m., Epiphany Lutheran Church, 2375 Highway 20 South. Info: 770-918-1766.

• Co-Dependent's Anonymous: Co-Dependent's Anonymous, held on Wednesdays, 7:15 p.m., Haven Fellowship Church, 2240 Smyrna Road. Info: 770-922-3750.

• DivorceCare: DivorceCare group meetings, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, childcare provided. Info: 770-922-2027.

• Brown Bag Book Club: A book discussion group, monthly, third Wednesdays, Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., Covington. Info: 770-787-3231.

Thursdays

• Overeaters Anonymous: Thursdays, 1 p.m., Unity Church of Rockdale, 933 Commercial St., Conyers. Info: 404-441-3772, Charlotte.

• Pilot Club: The Pilot Club of Conyers, monthly -- second Thursday, Conyers Presbyterian Church in Olde Town Conyers, 7 p.m., 404-791-3299.

• Raising Grandchildren: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group, Thursdays, 5 to 6 p.m., Olivia Haydel Senior Center. Info: Georgia Oxford, 770-278-7230.

• Breastfed Babies: Support group for mothers and babies, monthly -- second and last Thursday, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Info: 770-922-2273.

• TOPS Covington 251: Take Off Pounds Sensibly Covington Chapter 251, Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Little Red School House. Weigh-ins. 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Info: 770-786-8444, Bette Hamby.

• TOPS GA 284: Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter GA 284, Thursdays, 7 p.m., Conyers Church of God, 1825 Ga. Highway 138. Info: 770-761-4786.

• Celebrate Recovery: A 12-step, Christ-centered program, Thursdays, 7 p.m., Eastridge Community Church, 863 Ga. Highway 142 E., Covington. Info: 770-786-2048, ext. 250.

• Bike Nite: Church at Covington Bike Nite, Thursdays, 6:30 p.m., GG's Pizza & Wings. Info: 770-385-5974 or www.thechurchatcovington.org.

• Conyers Rotary: Rotary Club of Conyers meets Thursdays, noon, Cameron Hall, 1035 Green St., S.E. Info: 770-761-7102.

• Women Council of Realtors: meets monthly -- second Thursday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Always Banquet Center, Conyers. Info: La Trina Clark, 678-656-9677 or latrina.clark@metrobrokers.com.

• Prime Timers: group those 50 years of age and older meets monthly -- second Thursday, 10 a.m., Ebenezer United Methodist Church. Info: 770-922-8447.Legion Post 32American Legion Post 32, monthly -- second Thursday, 7 p.m., at post home in Covington. Info: www.covingtonpost32.org.

• Covington Kiwanis: Kiwanis Club of Covington meets Thursdays, 12:30 p.m., Covington YMCA building on Newton Drive. Info: 770-788-3347.

• Rockdale Kiwanis: Kiwanis Club of Rockdale County meets first and third Thursday of month, 6:15 p.m., PaPa's Country Buffet, Sigman Road.

• Nar-Anon: Nar-Anon, days, 8 p.m., Trinity Baptist Church, 301 Honey Creek Rd. Info: 770-356-2613.

• Oxford Lions Club, monthly -- first and third Thursdays, 7 p.m., Community Center, 810 Whatcoat St., Oxford. Info: 770-786-4896.

• Toastmasters of Salem, a new Toastmaster club, meets Thursdays, 7 to 8 p.m. at Salem United Methodist Church, 3962 Salem Road, Family Life Center, Covington. Info: 770-923-8012.

• Library Bridge Club, third and fourth Thursdays, 11:30 a.m., Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., Covington. Info: 770-787-3231.

• Domestic Violence Intervention: Project ReNeWal hosts the Domestic Intervention Program every Thursday, Solid Rock Baptist Church, 8111 Brown Bridge Road in Covington, 6 to 7 p.m. Info: 770-860-9770 or projectd@bellsouth.net.

• Overeaters Anonymous, Thursdays, 1 p.m., Unity Church of Rockdale, 933 Commercial St., Conyers. Info: 404-441-3772, Charlotte.

• Breast Cancer Support: Rockdale Breast Cancer Support Group, monthly -- second Thursday, Rockdale Medical Center, East Tower, 1412 Milstead Ave., 7 to 8:30 p.m. Info: 770-922-8060, Gayle Kelly.

• Alzheimer's Disease Support Group, monthly -- third Thursday, Merryvale Assisted Living, 11980 Ga. Highway 142 North, Oxford, 7 to 8 p.m., 770-786-4688 or visit: www.merryvalealeassistedliving.com.

• Caregiver Support Group: Center for Caregiver Spirituality, a caregiver support group -- every Thursday, Trinity Baptist Church, 301 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, 11 a.m., 770-922-8944 or visit: www.caregiverspirituality.com.

Fridays

• Men's Fellowship: Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship, monthly -- first and last Fridays, 8:30 a.m., Cracker Barrel, Conyers.

• Al Anon, group for those affected by another's excessive alcohol use, Fridays, 7:30 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2621 Ga. Highway 20, S.E. Info: 678-526-7111.

• VFW Post 5290 Bingo, Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 5290, in Conyers. Info: 770-483-7443.

• Bridge Club: Conyers Duplicate Bridge Club will meet on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at the C.E. Steele Community Center. Call 770-922-3171 for details.

• The Bridge, a College and Young Adult Ministry, monthly -- first and third Friday, 7 p.m., CrossRoads Baptist Church, 227 County Road 229, Social Circle. Call 404-245-5738 for more information.

• Baby Talk: The Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd Street, hosts Baby Talk, activities and stories for 6-month-old to 18-month-old children, 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Info: 770-385-6444.

• Reformers Unanimous, a faith based addictions program, weekly -- Fridays, 7 to 9 p.m., meets at the Baptist Tabernacle, 10119 Access Road, Covington. Info: 770-598-3563.

• The Bar Association of Rockdale County, first Friday at 12 p.m., meets at Cameron Hall, 1035 Green St., S.E. Info: 678-413-8660.

Saturdays

• Republican Party of Rockdale County meets monthly -- third Saturday, 9 a.m., Holiday Inn Express, 1302 Green St., Conyers. Info: 770-401-3573.

• Men's Ministry of Christian Life meets first Saturday of each month at Christian Life Center Church, 10242 Flat Shoals Road, Covington. Info: 770-784-8189.

• Newton-Rockdale Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 55, meets second Saturday of every month at Newton County Sheriff's Office, 15151 Alcovy Road. Info: 678-222-8780.

• Legion Bingo in smoke-free environment, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 77, Conyers. Info: www.americanlegionpost77.org.

• VFW Dance: Conyers VFW Post 5290, live country music and dance, second, third and fourth Saturdays of every month, 8:30 to 11:30 p.m., 1432 VFW Drive. Admission $7 per person. Info: 770-822-0820 or 404-363-6042.

• Gay Support Group: Out in the County, a gay and lesbian social and support group, holds covered dish supper, monthly -- second Saturday, 5 p.m., at a member's home. Info: 770 787-6985.

• Veterans of Foreign Wars John O. McCart Post 2938 and Auxiliary, monthly -- second Saturday, 10 a.m., Passion Community Church, 1150 Monticello St., Covington. Info: 404-723-3126.

• Women's Ministry of Christian Life meets monthly -- last Saturday, Christian Life Center Church, 10242 Flat Shoals Road, Covington. Info: 770-784-8189.

• Etiquette classes held on Saturdays at J.P. Moseley Recreation Center, 1041 Millers Mill Road in McDonough. Cost is $135 per person for three-week course.Women's MinistryWomen's ministry meeting, monthly -- second Saturday, Hebron World Church, 7165 Turner Lake Circle, Covington. Info: 770-787-8002 or e-mail: info@hebronwc.org.

• Country and Gospel Music: Little Gum Creek Music Hall hosts Country and Gospel Music, every Saturday, 1953 Gum Creek Road, Oxford, free admission. Info: 770-786-8662.

• Democratic Party of Rockdale County meets monthly, fourth Saturday, 8:45 to 11 a.m., general meeting, Ramada Inn, 1351 Dogwood Drive, Conyers. Info: 404-386-0542.

• Knitting Group: The Covington Knitters, a knitting group gathers on Saturdays at Square Perk Cafe on the Covington Square at 10 a.m. Crocheters and other needleworkers welcome.

Mondays

• Conyers Lions Club, monthly -- first and third Monday, Grand Buffet restaurant, 1720 Ga. Highway 138, S.E. Buffet served 5:45 p.m., meeting begins 6:45 p.m. Call 770-483-4077.

• Democratic Party of Newton County meets monthly -- fourth Monday, old Courthouse, 7 p.m. Info: 404-867-2082 or www.newtongeorgiadems.org.

• Divorce Recovery sessions, monthly -- first and third Monday, Community Worship Center, 1695 Hill St., Conyers, church gymnasium, 7 p.m. Info: www.communityworship.org.

• Grief Share Support Group, monthly -- second and fourth Monday, Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Highway 212, room 102, Conyers, 7 p.m. Info: 770-922-2027.

• TOPS 451: Take Off Pounds Sensibly, every Monday, 6:30 p.m., Milstead Baptist Church, 1631 Main St., Milstead Village. Info: 770-760-0449 or 404-234-5560.

• Conyers/Rockdale Toastmasters meets Mondays, 7:30 p.m., St. Simons Episcopal Church, 1522 Ga. Highway 138 N., near Pine Log Park. Info: 770-344-8462, Shiv or 404-234-5560, John.

• Brain Injury Support Group of Newton/Rockdale, monthly -- third Monday, 7 p.m., Conyers Presbyterian Church. Info: 404-316-3193, Tom Houchins.

• TOPS 29: Take off Pounds Sensibly, every Monday, 10 a.m., Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 2533 Stanton Road, Conyers. Info: 770-760-1909 or 770-787-7346.

• Al Anon, group for those affected by another's excessive alcohol use, Mondays, 7 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2621 Ga. Highway 20, S.E., Conyers.

• Bingo, Mondays and Thursdays, snack bar opens at 5:30 p.m., bingo starts at 7 p.m., Covington Elks Lodge, 770-787-9499.

• Book Chatters Book Club, Mondays, 4 p.m., Newton County Library, for children ages 9 to 12, Info: 770-787-3231.Conyers Kennel ClubConyers Kennel Club, monthly -- second Monday, 6:30 p.m., IHOP Restaurant, Conyers. Info: 678-432-4932.

• Kiwanis Club of Conyers meets each Monday at noon at Golden Corral Buffet and Grill, 1350 Ga. Hwy. 138. For more information, call Ed Conway at 770-354-1823.

• Thrift Store: Georgia Community Support Solutions thrift store at Our Place, 875 Davis Drive, open 10 a.m. to noon, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Proceeds support programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Info: 678-413-2361.

• Rockdale County Branch of the NAACP, monthly -- first Monday, 7:30 p.m., at Macedonia Baptist Church, 1052 Barton St., Conyers. Info: 404-401-0189.

Tuesdays

• Covington Rotary: The Covington Rotary Club meets each Tuesday at 12:15 p.m., First United Methodist Church of Covington.

• Bridge Club meets every Tuesday at noon, Olivia Haydel Center, 1240 Dogwood Drive. Info: 770-483-7165.

• Preachers Meeting, monthly -- last Tuesday, Calvary Baptist Church, 315 Oglesby Bridge Road, Conyers, 7 p.m. Info: 770-648-6759.

• Bereaved Parents Support: A support group for bereaved parents meeting, monthly -- first Tuesday, First Baptist Church of Conyers, located on Ga. Highway 138, 7 p.m. Info: 770-483-3925.

• Foster Parents Support: Orientation for prospective Foster of Special Needs Adoptive Parents, monthly -- fourth Tuesday, Newton County DFCS, 4117 Mill St., Covington, 6 to 8 p.m. Info: 1-877-210-KIDS.

• Toddle Tales: Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., presents Toddle Tales, interactive program for parents and toddlers from 18 months through 2 years old, Story Room, 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Info: 770-385-6444.

• Dementia Support Group: East Metro Atlanta Lewy Body Dementia support group, monthly -- second Tuesday, Merryvale Assisted Living Facility, 11980 Highway 142, Oxford. Info: 678-625-1899, Kathy Fowler or e-mail: kerf.lbda@gmail.com.

• Teen Movie Night: Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., hosts Teen Movie Night, last Tuesday of every month, 6:30 p.m. Info: 770-787-3231.

• Rockdale Autism Support Group, third Tuesday of every month, First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Info: 404-358-6253 or Snicolette14@comcast.net.

• Bereavement Support Group, second and fourth Tuesday of every month, Rockdale Medical Center, 1412 Milstead Ave., East Tower Classrooms, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Info: 770-922-8767.

• Grief Support Group, monthly -- third Tuesday, Merryvale Assisted Living, 11980 Ga. Highway 142 North, Oxford, 7 to 8 p.m., 770-786-4688 or visit: www.merryvalealeassistedliving.com.

• Bridge Club: Conyers Duplicate Bridge Club will meet on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at the C.E. Steele Community Center. Call 770-922-3171 for details.

• Chemical dependency recovery classes held on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Community Worship Center gymnasium, 1695 Hill St., Info: Terry Chandler, 678-283-3171 or 770-388-0331 or www.communityworship.org.

• Libertarian Party of Rockdale County, last Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m., Ruby Tuesday's banquet room, 1714 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers.

• Bingo: VFW Post 5290, Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 5290, in Conyers. Info: 770-483-7443.

• Kinship/Grandparents Caregiver Support Group meets each Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Washington Street Community Center, 4138 School St. in Covington. Call 770-786-4002 or e-mail kitchenscov@aol.com.

• Domestic Violence Intervention: Project ReNeWal hosts the Domestic Intervention Program every Tuesday, Bethlehem Room of St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2621 Ga. Highway 20 in Conyers, 11:30 a.m. through 12:30 p.m. Info: 770-860-9770 or projectd@bellsouth.net.

• Celebrate Recovery, a Bible-based 12-step program, Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Harvest Baptist Church, 2075 Ga. Highway 212, Covington. Info: 770-787-7275.

• Alcoholics Anonymous group, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, 7 p.m., Crosspoint Christian Church, 4556 S. Ga. 20. Info: 770-883-2275.

• TOPS 514: Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter 514, Tuesdays, 10 to 11 a.m., Passion Community Church, 1150 Monticello St., Covington. Weigh-ins. 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Info: 770-788-1743.

• Singles Over 50, for men and women, single, widowed or divorced, monthly -- second Tuesday, 3:30 p.m., Mama Marie's, Covington. Info: 678-342-0538.

• Covington Elks: Covington Elks Lodge 1806, monthly -- first and third Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m., 135 Crowell Road. Info: 770-787-9499 or www.elkslodge1806.org.

• Bridge Club: Conyers Duplicate Bridge Club will meet on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at the C.E. Steele Community Center. Call 770-922-3171 for details.

• Sons of Confederate Veterans: Gen. George "Tig" Anderson, Camp 2038 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, monthly -- third Tuesday, 586 Woodlawn Road, Mansfield, 7:30 p.m. Info: 770-385-8828.

• South Rockdale Civic Association meets monthly -- third Tuesday, 7 p.m., Union United Methodist Church, 4600 Ga. Highway 138 S.W. Info: 770-483-5055.

• Sons of Confederate Veterans: Major Gen. Joseph Wheeler Camp #863, Sons of Confederate Veterans, monthly -- second Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Philologia Lodge, 1005 Milstead Ave., Conyers. Info: 770-906-0102 or commander@joewheeler863scv.org.

• Toast of Rockdale #8352, a Toastmaster Club, meets Tuesdays, noon, Annex Building of St. Simons Episcopal Church, 1522 Ga. Highway 138 N., near Pine Log Park. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.