The Community Calendar is a free service offered by The Leader. We make every effort to include all submissions for this section, however these items are printed as space becomes available. To guarantee your event to be in the paper would require paid advertising. A complete list appears in the Community Events section on our web site, www.covingtonleader.com
December 7 The Munford High School softball team is hosting Breakfast with Santa & all you can eat pancakes at the Applebee’s in Covington. From 8 to 10 a.m., Applebee’s will be serving up short stacks of pancakes for a TALL cause. For advance tickets, contact Lynn Smith at 901-299-4359
December 12 The NARFE (National Active & Retired Federal Employees) Association, Chapter 1382 meeting and annual Christmas luncheon will be held at noon at Old Timers Restaurant in Millington. The installation of the 2014 Officers for the chapter will also be conducted. For more information, call Carolyn Cribbis at 413-7123.
Ongoing Barrie Foster teaches adult watercolor classes at the Baker Center in Millington. Beginning class is Wednesday, 2 to 4 p.m. and intermediate class is Thursday, from 2 to 4 p.m. Classes are $10 each and there is no drawing! Call 901-212-7890 for more information.
Barbara Flowers McBride teaches painting/art classes for adults and children from her studio in Covington. Weekly classes are set to student’s age/skill level. Call 901-237-4006 for pricing, scheduling and more information.
The Faith That Works reading program, which has a goal of increasing reading comprehension and speed through faith and secular resources, needs volunteers to instruct participants ages 5-18. The program meets every Saturday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Covington Housing Authority community building, located at 702 Jackson St. Call 901-652-2765 for more information.
The Tipton County Dunham Lodge #150 F&AM, located at 113 E. Washington St. in Covington, holds its monthly meeting on the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is at 6 p.m. and is open to friends and family. Practice is every Monday at 7 p.m. Call 901-490-2753 for more information.
Helping Hands meets the first Thursday of each month at the home of Christine and Larry Knight, 253 Elm Grove Rd. in Burlison.
Ransomed Riders Chapter of CMA meets the fourth Monday of each month at Los Reyes Mexican Restaurant in Atoka. Meal at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. For more information call Phil Cathey at 388-8145.
The Covington Sportsplex offers the following classes: step, stabilizer, Zumba and Vinyasa yoga. For more information call 476-3734.
Scrapbooking the 3rd Friday of every month from 6 - 11p.m. at Redeeming Grace Lutheran Church, 1496 Munford Ave, Munford. $5/snack, drink and door prize. Student support services are provided free! Call Barb Frison 837-6587 for table space.