Henry Happenings


Glow Run September 11
A 5K Glow Run benefitting McDonough Public Safety will be held Friday, September 11 on the McDonough Square. Registration is from 7:45 until 8:45 p.m. The race will begin at 9:11 p.m. Pre-registration is $25 or $30 on race day. Group discounts for teams of 10 or more are available with $5 off. Register online at www.eventbrite.com. For more info and race updates visit www.getsetgrow.com

Henry Singers Rehearsals
The Henry Singers invite those with a passion for singing to come and join them each Thursday night from 7:30 until 9 p.m. begining September 10. Rehearsals are held in the choir room of McDonough Presbyterian Church, located at 427 McGarity Road in McDonough. For more information, email info@henrysingers.com

Compassionate Friends
The Compassionate Friends is for parents and other family members who have lost a child in death. It meets the second Tuesday of each month at Salem Baptist Church (although it is not a church program) on Hwy. 155. Please call Freddie Saye at 678-925-4027.

Hospital Auxilary Fashion Show
Piedmont Henry Hospital’s annual Red Carpet Affair will be held September 26 at 11:30 a.m., at the Merle Manders Confer-ence Center, 111 Davis Road in Stockbridge. Tickets are $25, and the cost includes a full meal and a fashion show. The money raised at the event will be used for needed services and equipment at the hospital. The Auxiliary is still looking for local businesses that wish to purchase advertising space in the program for the event. For more information, call 678-289-9923.

ReStore Seeking Volunteers
The Habitat for Humanity ReStore McDonough is seeking volunteers to give 4 hours a week to help make a difference in the community. The ReStore sells donated, new and gently used furniture, household décor, appliances, and building supplies to the general public, in order to raise funds to support Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity as they provide affordable housing for families in the community who need it. Volunteers in the ReStore assist shoppers, accept donations, unload donation trucks, and prepare and set up merchandise. The ReStore is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. and is located at 1465 Hwy. 20 West in McDonough. For more information or to volunteer, contact Mary Robeck, Volunteer Manager, at mrobeck@habitat.org or 770-415-1636. For information about donating items to the ReStore, call 770-962-4200.

AA Groups in Henry
The Hampton Group meets at Hampton United Methodist Church, 10 West Main Street in Hampton Tuesdays at 7 p.m. and Fridays at 8 p.m.
The Henry County Group meets at the Piedmont Henry Hospital Education Bldg., 1133 Eagle’s Landing Pkwy. in Stockbridge on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7 p.m.
Just For Today Group meets at St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church, 1865 Hwy. 20 in McDonough on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thurs-days at 7 p.m.
The Locust Grove Group meets at Locust Grove United Methodist, 211 Peeksville Rd. in Locust Grove on Fridays at 8 p.m.
The McDonough Group meets at McDonough United Methodist Church, 151 Macon Street in McDonough Monday through Saturday at noon each day.
The Stockbridge Group meets at Stockbridge Presbyterian Church, 4740 N. Henry Blvd. in Stockbridge on Mondays and Thursdays at 7 p.m. and Wednesdays at 7:30 a.m.
Al Anon meets at the Piedmont Henry Hospital Education Bldg., 1133 Eagle’s Landing Pkwy. in Stockbridge on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7 p.m.