Henry Happenings


Boy Scout Fish Fry
Boy Scout Troop 165 will have a fish fry on Saturday, August 26 from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at 851 Pates Creek Road in Stockbridge. For $10 you get 2 pieces of fish, french fries, coleslaw, hush puppies and your choice of water or lemonade. Come on over and help current and future Boy Scouts. Walk up’s are welcome. If you know one of the Scouts you can also pre-buy tickets from them. If you want to help out a specific Scout tell them their name when you purchase your tickets.

Elvis Live August 19
The Henry Players and D.V.L. Entertainment will present Elvis Live! on Saturday, August 19 at 7 p.m. at the Hood Street Art Center, 136 Hood Street in McDonough. This is a benefit concert for The Henry Players and 30% of the proceeds go directly back to the organization.
Tickets are $25 and are available online at www.henryplayers .com and at Damon’s Design Team. For more information contact D.V.L. Entertainment at 678-653-5442.

4-H Open House August 21
Henry County 4-H will hold an Open House on Monday, August 21 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Henry County Extension Office. Henry County 4-H invites local kids and their friends to this Open House to learn more about the 4-H Program. They will have activities, drawings, information about available clubs and local 4-H’ers to meet. They are also holding a canned food drive for their Service Project at the same time. Their goal for the evening is 1000 canned/dry food items. They ask that attendees bring items to donate. 4-H t-shirts, bags and more will be on sale. Available clubs are County Council Club, Middle School Club, Horse Club, Dog Club, Chess Club, Archery Team (Full), Shooting Sports Team and lots of activities and contests. For more information, visit www.ugaextension.org/henry.

Henry Toastmasters
Henry County Toastmasters meets every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday from 7-8:30 p.m. at Piedmont Henry Hospital, 1133 Eagles Landing Parkway in Stockbridge. For information about the club, please visit http://2367.toastmastersclub.org

Free GED Classes for Henry Youth
Connecting Henry is offering free GED classes for eligible Henry County youth ages 16-24. Classes are held Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon. For more information, call them at 770-288-6230.