NIPA Announcements and Other Events


Graduation Meeting, Thursday, October 14, 2021, 7:00pm on Zoom

All Eastside seniors who are interested in participating in the Eastside/NIPA Graduation should attend with their parent(s).  We will decide on a speaker, confirm the date, etc.

Contact Michelle Shaw, for Zoom Link

Free Food Commune

Saturday, October 16, 11:30-1:30pm

Edgewood Church 1560 Memorial Dr. Atlanta We will work together to set up and distribute food.  You can come early or stay late – event goes from 10am-2pm.

Contact Mrs. Hoyt with questions. 770-265-1597

Online Game Night

Saturday, October 16, 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, to RSVP and/or to suggest any games.

Online Financial Aid/GA Futures Workshop

Thursday, October 28, 7:00pm

A Georgia Student Finance Commission Representative will provide a workshop to help students and their families plan for college. They will provide general and state financial aid information. They will also speak about the benefits of using the GA Futures website.

Contact Michelle Shaw, for the Zoom Link.

Game Night at the Park – Thursday, October 28, 4:30pm

Lilburn Park – 66 Main St NW, Lilburn, GA 30047

Come join the game nights. Play board games, active games, and hang out. Make sure to bring some of your own activities if you can, like a frisbee or spike ball! We will meet at the Agavero Cantina truck, where we can also purchase food. If it rains or is wet, we will potentially meet in the Fellowship Hall at LAC. Make sure to check the Eastside website or the Discord server for any last-minute updates.

Contact Gabriel Pett, for suggestions/feedback.

Restaurant Club

Bambinelli’s Pizza & Pasta-Northlake, 3202 Northlake Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30345,

Saturday, October 30, 12:30 pm 

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

Contact Jenny Pleace, to join the club and to confirm the time and location.

Bake It To Make It Online Cooking Club

Saturday, November 6, 2021

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!

Contact: Xavier Doyle, for the Zoom Link and to obtain a list of ingredients.

Women’s Support Group

Paramount  Coffee – 2245 Idlewood Rd, Tucker, GA 30084

Friday, November 12, 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, 678-772-1644. RSVP appreciated!

Online Panel Discussion: Mental Health for Our Children

Thursday, November 18, 7:00 – 8:15 pm

Panelists: Several mental health professionals who actively work with youth, plus parents who have involved mental health professionals in their family advisement.

Any parents welcome. 

Questions? Contact Margaret at for the Zoom link. RSVP appreciated!