NIPA Announcements and Other Events

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Restaurant Club

Saturday, August 28, 12:30 pm 

Fridas Tacoria, 5514 Lawrenceville Hwy Ste A, Lilburn, GA 30047

The Restaurant Club will be a low-commitment club focused on visiting different restaurants in the Tucker-Lilburn area. Students will be invited to vote for their favorite restaurant and to come and eat at their favorite choice. Hope to see you there!  Share your interests at https://forms.gle/SnWx1351aFUj7L2y8

Contact Jenny Pleace, horsepowerandlover247@gmail.com to join the club and to confirm the time and location.


Online Game Night

Saturday, August 28, 8:00 – 10:00 pm

The Eastside Student Council will be hosting monthly online game nights. We play various party games such as Pictionary, Trivia, and other games over Zoom. We use a variety of different in-browser games, so everything is free and requires no downloading. Hope to see you there! (Computer is recommended; it’s a bit harder to play on mobile phones).

Contact Gabriel Pett, gabrielpett7@gmail.com to RSVP and/or to suggest any games.

Bake It To Make It Cooking Club

Students, do you want to make tasty treats and enjoy them with your friends? Join the Cooking Club!  We welcome anyone from experienced cooks to rookie chefs to come and cook with us. See you then!

To RSVP and to obtain the list of ingredients go to: https://forms.gle/DwA7eHmCqeQRCH3D9

Contact: Xavier Doyle, xavierdoyle13@gmail.com for the Zoom Link

Women’s Support Group

Paramount  Coffee – 2245 Idlewood Rd, Tucker, GA 30084

Friday, September 11, 11:00am

For any homeschooling moms with children from school age through empty nesting time!

Does homeschooling have you excited or overwhelmed (or both!)? Want to empty nest in a healthy way? Need curriculum or class ideas? Contemplating accreditation? Kids need motivation? Looking for mental/spiritual health resources for you or your children? Homeschooling special needs of various kinds? Just want to listen in with some women who are still in the homeschool game?

Join veteran homeschooling moms and discuss anything you’d like—Michelle Shaw, Margaret Shuman, and others will share insights and resources you can utilize as you start the school year. 

Questions? Contact Margaret at pmpshuman@aol.com, 678-772-1644. RSVP appreciated!


Online Scholarship Workshop

Thursday, September 16, 7:00pm

Veteran homeschoolers, Frances and Thomas Bosley, have graduated three students from homeschooling who all received a significant amount of scholarships.  Thomas Bosley will share their knowledge of searching for and obtaining scholarships.  He has helped many families maximize the use of scholarships.  This workshop is open to all.

Contact Michelle Shaw, michelleas@aol.com for the Zoom Link.

Hugs and Hope Food Pantry

Park Place Church, 4576 Lenora Church Rd, Snellville, GA

Tuesday, September 21, 12:00-5:00pm

We will be packing food into families’ cars as they drive through this mobile pantry.  Bring a mask.   You can volunteer for any block of time between 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm.  Anyone 10 and older is invited to participate.  Those under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

RSVP helpful but not required – michelleas@aol.com

Online Homeschool Panel Discussion

Thursday, September 30, 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Zoom with veteran teachers and parents. Any parents welcome.Topic: Preparing for CollegeChoosing a college(s), applications, references, accreditation, scholarships, visitations, portfolios, transcripts, pitfalls, pointers.Questions? Contact Margaret at pmpshuman@aol.com, 678-772-1644 for the Zoom link. RSVP appreciated!