The Newnan Times-Herald


Junior League sponsoring luminaria event again

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Nov. 03, 2017 - 9:11 PM

The Newnan Junior Service League is again celebrating the holiday

season with a luminaria event.

Light Up Newnan is set for Dec. 10. On that Sunday evening, Newnan neighborhoods will have a display of white bags with small candles glowing inside starting at 6 p.m.

The Junior League is selling kits with bags, sand and candles for $12. Proceeds from theevent will directly benefit the NJSL 2017-2018 grant recipient, Coweta Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children.

Money raised will go toward training of volunteers to become advocates for children in the court system.

Each kit includes 12 candles, 12 white paper bags, 12 votive cups and sand. Kits can be ordred by sending a check for $12, payable to NJSL, to Newnan Junior Service League, Attention: Luminaria, P.O. Box 1433, Newnan, GA 30264 by Nov. 27.

Kits can also be ordered online at

Luminaria kits purchased can be picked up on Dec. 9 from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 33 Greenville St.