Cumming events information:
The Forsyth County News is
published on every Sunday,
Wednesday and Friday of the
Deadline for Cumming Events
is 12 noon Friday for
Wednesday publication. All sub
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To submit an item for The
Forsyth County News Cumming
Events section, send youi infor
mation to : Newsroom/ FCN,
Box 210, Cumming, Ga. 30128
or FAX to 770-889-6017. No
events will be taken by tele-
Zeta Tau Alphas
...the Gainesville Alumnae
Chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha will
celebrate the holiday season at St.
Ives Coffee Roasters on Nov. 30
at 7 p.m. RSVP to 534-9912 by
Nov. 22. Contact Kristy White,
The Gainesville Ballet
...will perform “The
Nutcracker” on Dec. 1 at 8 p.m.,
Dec. 2 and 3 at 2 and 8 p.m. at
Brenau Univ. Pearce Auditorium
Students/Seniors, SB, adults, sls.
For more details, call 770-532-
Visual Arts League
...of Cherokee County presents
the sth Annual Holiday Feast of
Arts on Dec. 1 from 7-9 p.m.,
Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and
Dec. 3 from 12 to 5 p.m.
Admission is free. Contact
Regina Hines, 770-479-1262 for
...Republican Party will hold its
annual Christman party Dec. 2 in
the Kiwanis Club House at City
Park. Reservations required. For
details, call 781-4701.
...in this workshop, make clay
ornaments and gifts on Dec. 2
from 10 a.m. to 12 at City Park
Annex Bldg, with instructor Pam
Lenox. For details, call 781-
2030. S2O class fee. Class is for
16 and older.
Meat Goat Conference
...on Dec. 2 in Perry, Ga. with
animal scientists from several uni
versities to answer questions.
Registration is sl2 before Nov.
20. Pre-registration forms avail
able at the Extension Service,
...at Brenau University will be
Dec. 5 from 5-6:30 p.m. with
Reception for Metal and Stone:
Sculpture by Richard Mafong and
Jack Kehoe in Simmons Visual
Arts Center. Call 770-534-6163
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...Driving class sponsored by
AARP, will be held Dec. 5 and 7
beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the
Episcopal Church of the Holy
Spirit. Cost is $8 for workbook,
class is limited, pre-registration
required. Contact 889-4594 or
887-3277 for details and registra
...branches will be closed Dec. 6
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through Dec. 9 to separate juve
nile non-fiction books from adult
non-fiction and reference materi
als. The libraries will be open
Dec. 5 from 10-8:30 p.m. and re
open Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. For more
details, call 770-978-5154.
...Republican Party will meet
Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kiwanis
Club House at City Park. Garry
Moss, Forsyth County District
Attorney, and Senate hopeful,
Billy Ray will be the special
guests. For more details, call
Cathedral Window Workshop
...will be held Dec. 8 from 9:30-
12:30 p.m. at Midway Park on
Post Road with instructor Jill
Schneider. Fee for one day work
shop is $lO, bring lunch. For
details, supply list and registra
tion, call Parks & Rec., 781-2215.
...presented by Sawnee Ballet
Theatre, Inc. will have perfor
mances Dec. 8 at 8 p.m., Dec. 9 at
2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Dec. 10 at 2
p.m. Tickets purchased in
advance for $5 at Taylor, Turner
and Hartsfield, 889-8600, Sawnee
School of Ballet, 887-0756, and
Parsons post office, 887-9991. At
...will present its 25th presenta
tion of Handel’s Messiah concert
at Grace Episcopal Church. The
performance will Friday, Dec. 1.
There will only be one perfor
mance this year and the time has
changed to 7:30 p.m. Tickets may
be purchased at The Arts Council,
Lancaster Music, Riverside
Pharmacy and Chorale members.
Adults $lO and $7.50 for senior
Cumming Christmas Cake
...Walk sponsored by The
Forsyth County Senior Center
will be Dec. 16 from 10 a.m. to 1
p.m. Admission to the Center is
free, and a charge of 500 for each
Cake Walk. For more informa
tion, call 781-2178.
Come play a friendly game of
duplicate bridge, Mondays at 11
a.m. at the Sawnee Community
...has started a new Outdoor
Classroom in which each grade
level will have its own garden bed
made possible by donations from
several businesses and the efforts
of individuals. Anyone interested
in contributing, call Pat Plant at
the Pro Earth office, 886-9377.
...The Forsyth County
Supporters of Gifted Education
will have bi-monthly meetings at
7 p.m. at alternating places. For
more details, cal! Cheryl Stokes at
...Individual study program.
Call Forsyth County Adult
Learning Center at 781-6838 for
...classes de English gratis.
English as a second language
(ESL) at the Forsyth County
Adult Learning Center Monday
and Wednesday from 9-12 a.m.
and 5-8 p.m. Call 781-6838 for
Basic reading and writing, one
to-one private tutor. Literacy
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Volunteers of Forsyth County.
...breakfast meeting every
Thursday morning at 7 a.m. at
Norman’s Landing on Hwy. 141.
Jim Moore, President Chamber of
Commerce, will speak on Nov.
30. Everyone is welcome to come
to breakfast. For additional infor
mation contact Church Jonaitis,
Forsyth County Homemaker’s
Council will meet Dec. 1 at 9:30
a.m. at Shoney’s to install its new
slate of officers for 1996. All
members of the Homemakers
Clubs are invited to attend.
Contact 887-8356 for details.
...will present Handel’s Messiah
concert at The First Christian
Church on Dec. 3 at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $4 per person with
children under eight free. All pro
ceeds go to Hands Across
Forsyth. Contact Martha
Osborne, 889-4083 or pager 619-
Georgia Health Decisions
...and Lanier BPW are sponsor
ing a public forum on Health Care
Issues in Georgia on Dec. 5 at 7
p.m. at the Forsyth County
Library. Limited seating available
and no reservations required. Call
Laura Adamson-Brooks at 770-
587-8743 for details.
Annual Christmas Musical
...Evening presented by The
Cumming Chorale Community
Choir on Dec. 7 and Dec. 9 at 8
p.m. at The Cumming United
Methodist Church. $4 per person
or sls maximum for a family.
Contact Martha Osborne, 889-
4083 or pager 619-3475.
The World’s Greatest
...Coffee Club, combined with
The Keenagers Club, will hold a
Christmas Party on Dec. 8 at 1
p.m. at the First Christian Church
in the Family Life Center. For
more information, call 844-7486.
...of Cumming-Forsyth will hold
their Christmas luncheon and
meeting on Dec. 21 at 11:30 a.m.
Reservations for the luncheon
must be received no later than
Dec. 15. For more details, call
Elsie Ebner at 844-9886.
American Legion Post
...307 is looking for a few good
men and women who served hon
orably in the military to join our
fast growing Post in Cummiflg. If
interested, please call Glenn
Burney at 889-7201 or John
Cunningham at 887-8889.
Cumming Civitan Club
...meets the first and third
Thursday of each month at the
Sawnee Center at 12:30 p.m. for a
lunch meeting. For reservations,
call Ann Raines, 887-9369.
Back Yard Poultry
...Raisers, the Extension Service
has a newsletter, “Backyard
Poultry Tips” with current infor
mation on keeping small poultry
flocks. To receive one, call the
Service at 770-887-2418.
...The Sawnee Mountain Kennel
Club meetings are the second
Wednesday of each month at
Deckers restaurant. For info, call
Forsyth Lions Club
...meets the first and third
Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.
at Doris and Paulette’s Country
Hours: Mon., Wed.,FVi.-9-6
Sat. 9-4 Sun. 1-5
1315 Pilgrim Mill Rd.
Ga 400 to Exit #16,1/2 mile west
Kitchen. Contact Ronald Griggs
...meets every Wednesday morn
ing from 7-8 a.m. for breakfast at
the Kiwanis Building on Pilgrim
Mill Road at the City Park. Call
887-6141 for general info, on the
organization or for membership
...The American Red Cross is
recruiting volunteers to donate
platelets at the blood donor center
located at 413 N. Bradford Street
in Gainesville. For more details,
...Take off with TOPS every
Tuesday from 6:30-8 p.m. at
Calvary Chapel North Church.
TOPS is a support group for peo
ple who want to take off pounds
sensibly. For details, call Teresa
Brown at 887-2398.
...will be given Tuesday through
Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the
Forsyth County Health Dept. The
flu shot is $7 and the pneumonia
is sls. The pneumonia is a one
...meets Monday through
Saturday at 8 p.m. at the First
Baptist Church and Saturday and
Sunday at 9 a.m. at the Recovery
Center, 103 Mtn. View Dr. For
details, call 887-0883 ext. 107.
...Al-Anon meets Mon, Tues.,
and Fridays at 8 p.m. at the First
Be a Foster Parent
...Forsyth County Department of
Family and Children Services
wants individuals who are inter
ested in fostering the children in
care. Call Carolyn Allen at 781 -
6700 for more information.
...needed for office help and to
provide companionship and emo
tional support to terminally ill
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persons in your community. Call
Olsten Kimberly Quality Care
Hospice at 422-5741 or 1-800-
392-0960. Training provided.
...Disorder Support Group meets
the first Monday of each month at
7 p.m. at the First Christian
Church. Contact Bonnie Ford,
887-5221 for additional informa
Divorce Support Group
...meetings will be at the
Episcopal Church of the Holy
Spirit every Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
For more info, call 886-0302.
...for battered and abused
women support group will be
meeting every Tuesday at 7 p.m.
sponsored by Family Haven. Call
889-6384 or 887-1121 for more
info., if you need the help and
support a group can give.
...children’s support group will
be meeting every Tuesday at 7
p.m. sponsored by Family Haven.
Call above numbers for more
...day time support group for
adult and child support from 3:30-
4:30 p.m.. Child care provided.
For details, call 887-1121 or 889-
...group will meet the first and
third Thursday of each month
from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. at The Place
activity room located at 148 Bettis
Tribble Gap Road. Call 1-800-
822-4892 for more info.
Lyme Disease Association
...meets the third Tuesday of
each month at 7 p.m. at
Cumberland United Methodist
Church. For more info, contact Liz
Schmitz or Marilyn Steinbach,
404-732-9251 or 971-0900.
Food for Thought
...Family Haven and Forsyth
Assist are offering supplemental
food packages. Cost is sl4. For
more information, including pick
up dates, call: 889-6384 M-F 8-5,
844-0842 T-S 10-2, 844-9045
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...meets every Tuesday at 7:30
p.m. at the Sewell House. For
locations and more information,
...Aerobics is being held at
Chattahoochee Elementary School
on Tuesday and Thursday from 7-
8 p.m. Registration is S2O per
month. For more details and to
registration, call Parks and Rec.
Dept, at 781-2215.
...meets every Wednesday
evening at 7 p.m. Learn self con
fidence as you develop your pub
lic speaking skills. Contact Randy
...Meetings are held at the Public
Library twice each month, on the
second Thursday at 1 p.m. and on
the fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
For further information, please
call 889-2597 or 889-4594
Forsyth Co. Humane Society
...will have adoption days every
Saturday, 1-4 p.m., weather per
mitting, the Ist, 3rd, Saturdays at
Wachovia Bank, Lakeland Plaza
Call Joyce at 889-1365 or Mary
Anne at 889-2353. Business meet
ing held at county library on 3rd
Thursday of each month from 7-
It’s Scout Time
...if your son is seven years old
or older, and in a school program,
he is ready to join Cub Scouts or
Boy Scouts. For more details
about joining scouts, call 532-
9925 or 887-5404.
The Place Thrift
Store has new and used clothing,
furniture and household items
Store hours: Tuesday-Friday 10
a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.
to 2 p.m., Donation accepted
Tuesday-Saturday form 9 a.m. to
1 p.m. Call 887-1098 for details.
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