LIGHT

 
Christian Support Group
for Home Educators

Serving Homeschool Families in the Columbus, Georgia and Phenix City, Alabama Areas.

LIGHT Membership

LIGHT's purpose is to offer faith-based support and activities for Columbus and Phenix City area homeschool families.
 
LIGHT Membership for the 2017-2018 school year runs from August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018. The annual membership fee for the 2017/18 academic year is $15 if paid by August 9, 2017. If paid after August 9, 2017 the fee is $18.
 
As a LIGHT member, you will be added to our email list so that we can keep you informed of LIGHT events and other community events that might be of interest to you. We coordinate events for homeschool students of all ages including seasonal and holiday parties, LIGHT Teen Group events, ITBS Testing, Science Fair, Spelling Bee, Kindergarten Graduation, Field Trips, Park Day and more.
 
We have ongoing events for our LIGHT Teens. Events such as monthly lunch get togethers, seasonal parties, and other fun events are sprinkled in throughout the year. If you have a teen, please use the 'LIGHT Teens on Facebook' button to request to join our LIGHT Teen Facebook Group.
 
There is a LIGHT Yahoo Group available for our members to communicate directly with one another through email. The purpose of this elist is to provide members of LIGHT a place to discuss homeschooling issues and to ask questions of other members. Once a member, you can request to be added to our Yahoo group by clicking on the 'Yahoo Group' link.

Membership in the Yahoo and Facebook groups is limited to LIGHT members in attempt to protect the privacy of our member families.

If you have questions about LIGHT or upcoming LIGHT events, you can contact us using the Contact Us section below. If you would like to become a member, you can click on the 'Membership Form' button to access the online form. Complete the online form and then mail membership dues to the address on the form. 

Click to complete the 2017-2018 LIGHT Membership Form Electronically
Membership Form

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Membership Form
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LIGHT Teens on Facebook
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LIGHT on Facebook
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New to Homeschooling

Here you will find a few helpful links for beginning your homeschool journey. Please contact us using the Contact Us section below if you have questions or would like assistance.

CHEF -
Christian Home Education Fellowship of Alabama

HSLDA - Homeschool Legal Defense Association

GHEA - Georgia Home Education Association 

Cathy Duffy Curriculum Reviews

Christianbook.com - Leading online seller of Christian books and supplies

HSLDA - Homeschooling Through High School

Building Cathedrals - Encouragement for Every Mom

Donna Young's Homeschool Resources

Georgia Department of Education - Declaration of Intent to Homeschool

HSLDA's Fast Transcript 

Alabama Cover School Listing

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Contact Us
P.O. Box 1362
Fortson, GA 31808

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Schedule of Events

Details for these and future events including ticket prices, if applicable, and due dates are communicated to LIGHT Members through emails and Facebook posts. Please contact us if you'd like to become a member! We'd love for you to join us! 



Recurring LIGHT Events
(please see emails for specifics)
 
Park Day - Tuesday of every WEEK
 
Mom's Night Out - 2nd Tuesday of every month
 
LIGHT Teens Lunch - 2nd Friday of every month
 
Skating - 3rd Friday of every month -$5 pp
 
NEW Middle School Fellowship - 4th Friday of most months
 
 


  1. Join Us!
    Aug. 11th 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM Annual LIGHT Luncheon 2017
Lunch is provided by LIGHT.  To cover costs for the luncheon, a paid LIGHT membership for the 2017/18 academic year is required for attendees.  Please RSVP by August 1, 2017.
The annual luncheon is a great way to begin your school year.  Whether it's your first year to homeschool or have done it for many years, you will enjoy learning about local activities and businesses, meeting others in the community, and finding out about yearbook pictures, plays, sports, prom and a whole lot more!  Come and find answers to many questions you may have.
A paid $15 or $18 membership is used to cover the cost so please send in your payment early and remember to RSVP AND fill out the membership form.  Please see more info above.
CLICK Here to RSVP by 8/1

​​​  LIGHT 2017-2018 Partial Calendar
Schedule of Events

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Printable October 2017 Calendar

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September 2017

  1. Fri, Sept 1
    1 - 4 PM LIGHT Elementary Back to School Gathering
  2. Fri, Sept 8
    9:30 - 1 PM LIGHT Coca Cola Space Science Center Field Trip 3 Field Trips in 1 (for K-12th grades) Please arrive 15 min. prior for check-in
  3. Fri, Sept 8
    2 - 4 PM LIGHT Teens Late Lunch - (Don't forget to sign in & out)
  1. Tue, Sept 12
    6:30 PM Mom's Night Out-RSVP is appreciated but not required, see emails for details
  1. Fri, Sept 15
    1 - 3 PM Skating
  1. Fri, Sept 15
    6 - 9:30 pm Teen Back to School Celebration Think Super Heroes, think food, think movie, think FUN! (Please see email for additional details or FB invitation for details & to let them know you're coming)
  2. Don't forget to schedule school pictures Picture days are coming... Oct. 12th or Nov. 2nd
  3. Mon, Sept 18
    2 - 3:00 & 3 - 4:00 pm EST ART &/or PE Day K-12th Grades
  4. Mon, Sept 18
    10am-12pm PreK Playgroup (3rd Monday of the Month)
  5. Mon, Sept 18
    6 - 8pm Shake, Rattle, and Roll LIGHT Teens Dance Lessons $5 per person each week
  1. Fri, SEPT 22
    2 - 4 PM Middle School Group Ultimate Frisbee then cool off in the waters of the park, bring snacks & a drink to share
  2. Mon, SEPT 25
    6 - 8 PM Shake, Rattle, and Roll LIGHT Teens Dance Lessons $5 per person each week

October 2017

  1. Fri. Oct 6
    9:30 - 11:30 AM Elementary Field Trip please arrive 15 minutes. Payment due 10/2
  2. Thu. Oct 12
    9:30 AM The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs at the Springer please arrive 15 minutes prior to the show. Payment due 9/8
  3. FRI. Oct 20
    9:30 AM The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs at the Springer please arrive 15 minutes prior to the show. Payment due 9/8
  4. FRI. Oct 27
    2 - 4 PM Middle School Group Bingo & Board Games-bring your favorite
  1. Fri, Oct 13
    2 - 4 PM LIGHT Teens Late Lunch
Keep in mind details for these and future events including ticket prices, if applicable, due dates, and specific locations are communicated to LIGHT Members through emails and Facebook posts. Please contact us if you'd like to become a member! We'd love for you to join us! 

Teen's Fabulous 50's Sock Hop

Oxbow Meadows STEAM Field Trip

Oxbow Field Trip-STEaM

LIGHT Homeschool Support Group
P.O. Box 1362
Fortson, GA 31808