ALPS Adult Day Services: 600 N. Daisy St., Morristown; limited to 12 adults per class

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)—Mondays (6 and 8 p.m.), Tuesdays (6 p.m.), Saturdays (11 a.m.), First Baptist Church; Broadway; Mondays—Fridays, noon, First United Methodist Church, 212 Washington Ave.

American Legion Post 41: second Tuesday; 6 p.m., Cocke County Memorial Building, 103 Cosby Hwy. Enter through door across from Newport Fire Department. Past and prospective members welcome. For more information, call Commander David Mills (423-608-8168).

Celebrate Recovery: every Thursday, First United Methodist Church, 212 Washington Ave., Newport; dinner at 6 p.m.; large groups at 6:30 p.m.; sharing group meetings at 7 p.m.; groups for chemical dependency, grief and pain or loss; family support, and codependency. Child care provided. For more information, call 423-623-6067; visit FaceBook at Celebrate Recovery at Newport or visit

Cocke County Bee Keepers Group: will meet the first Tuesday of each month at the Courthouse Annex at 6:30 p.m. All past, present and future beekeepers, as well as anyone interested in learning more about beekeeping is invited to attend. No experience required; no cost to attend.

Cocke County Legislative Body: will meet on February 18, at 6 p.m. in the County Courthouse.

Cocke County Purchasing Committee: will meet Monday, March 23, 2020 at 6 p.m. in the Chancery Courtroom.

Cocke County Recreation Board: will be meeting on Monday, February 17, 2020 at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the Recreation building with the recreation site directors.

Community Bingo: every fourth Wednesday; Newport Health & Rehabilitation Center, 135 Generation Dr., Newport; all invited

Dandridge Ministerial Association: first Thursdays; all ministers invited

Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 102: third Thursdays at Chapter Hall, 148 Pine St; potluck dinner at 6 p.m.; meetings at 7 p.m. All veterans who were sick/injured while on duty and received an Honorable Discharge may be eligible for membership. For more information, call 423-532-8310.

In God’s Hands: support group for anyone who has suffered loss of a child through miscarriage, stillbirth, or death. First Tuesdays at 6 p.m., Edgemont Church of God, 202 Clevenger Cut-off Rd., Newport (off Carson Springs Rd.). Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, or friends—all are welcome.

Keep Cocke County Beautiful: every third Friday; East TN Coffee Company; noon. For more information, call 423-623-1050.

Narcotics Anonymous: Every Friday, 8 p.m., First Baptist Church, 261 E. Broadway, Newport. For more information, call 423-623-0353.

Newport Aktion Club: second Thursday; Douglas Cooperative, Inc., 465 Learning Road, Newport; a division of Kiwanis; discussion of local community projects; noon; lunch provided for $5 donation

RID (Remove Illegal Dumpsites): every third Friday, East TN Coffee Company; 11:30 a.m., for more information, call 423-623-1050

Smoky Mountain Home Health & Hospice Grief Support Group: fourth Tuesdays, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.; SMHH&H conference room; free no pre-registration; for more information, call 423-623-0233

Smoky Mountain Mineral Society: first Thursday; 7 p.m., Lois’s Country Kitchen; Come early and join us for dinner. Visitors welcome

Stepping Into Freedom: Christ-centered 12-step recovery program; Wednesdays: 9 a.m., Empower Cocke County, 340 E. Broadway, Newport

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