Henry Happenings


Henry Extension Office Selling Geraniums
The Henry County Extension Office is selling Geraniums from now through May 18. Plants are $8 and proceeds from the sale go to support 4-H programs for young people in Henry County. Plants may be purchased through the Extension Services Office, located at Heritage Park in McDonough Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call 770-288-8421 or visit them at 101 Lake Dow Rd. in McDonough.

Safe Driving Class May 30
An American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Safe Driving Class will be held Wednesday, May 30 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Fairview Public Library, 28 Austin Road in Stockbridge. This 6 hour class is designed to reduce participants’ auto insurance rates. For AARP members, the fee is $15, and the cost is $20 for non-members. There is no age requirement. Call 770-922-7965 to register.

Local Sorority Holding Father-Daughter Dance
Henry County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. invites the community to their 2nd Annual Father - Daughter Dance “Ties and Tiaras.” All interested fathers and daughters please visit Eventbrite: Ties and Tiaras for registration information. The event will be held at Shiloh-McDonough Community Out-reach Life Center, located at 262 Macon Street in McDonough on Saturday, June 2 from 4-7 p.m. For more information, visit www.hcacdst.org.

Compassionate Friends
The Compassionate Friends is for parents and other family members who have lost a child in death. They meet the first Monday of each month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Center Point Church located at 4127 US Highway 41 Bypass South in Griffin. For more information contact Debbie Woerner, Co-Chapter Leader at 678-878-5256.

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://236.toastmastersclub.org.

Fairview Library Offering English as a Second Language Classes
The Fairview Public Library holds free Adult English as a Second Language (ESL) classes each week. ESL Beginner classes are held on Thursdays at 5 p.m. ESL Intermediate classes are held on Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. ESL Advanced classes are held on Wednesdays at 12:20 p.m. The Fairview Public Library is located at 28 Austin Road in Stockbridge. For more information, call the library at 678-432-5353 ext. 3.