Feb. 5

Development Authority

Development Authority of Rockdale County, regular meeting, 1186 Scott St., Conyers, 9 a.m. Info: 770-483-7049.

Primary Voting

Newton County Board of Elections, tabulate votes for Presidential Preference Primary Election, 1113 Usher St., 7 p.m.

Citizens for Tax Relief

Newton Citizen for Tax Relief meeting with Newton County Board of Commissioners, senior citizen homestead exemption, Old Courthouse, 7 p.m. Info: 770-787-4857.

PIR Square Dance Club

PIR Squares square dance lessons begin today, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Salem United Methodist Church on Salem Road. First lesson free. Info: Pam, 770-851-4481; Gail, 770-388-7285.

Pancake Supper

Church of Good Shepherd Episcopal, 2160 Church St., Covington, Pancake Supper, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Cost, $5 for adults, $3 for children, $15 for families, under 3 free. Info: 770-786-3278.

Center Street Arts Auditions

The New Depot Players auditions, Center Street Arts Theater in Olde Town Conyers, 7 p.m. Info: 770-922-7112.

Heart Month

New Rock Chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals, "How To Prevent a Heart Attack," Dr. Michael Cecil, Rockdale Medical Center East Tower Classroom 2, 1412 Milstead Ave. Silent auction, 5:30 p.m., dinner, 6:30 p.m. Info: 770-918-3911 or 770-98-3146.

Speech 101

Public-speaking workshop, St. Simons Episcopal Church, Ga. Highway 138, Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Cost, $50. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.

Wagon and Saddle Club

High Noon Christian Wagon and Saddle Club, Stevie B's, 7 a.m. Info: 678-982-4892.

Salem High School

Counseling for 11th- and 12th-graders, Salem High School, 4 to 7 p.m., by appointment. Info: 770-929-0176.

Feb. 6

Blood and Cholesterol Screening

Blood and cholesterol screening, CVS/Pharmacy, 3481 Ga. Highway 20, Conyers, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Confidence Building

Confidence-building workshop, The Herb Garden, 3030 Edwards Drive, Conyers, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Info: 404-771-3221.

Preschool Registration

Ebenezer United Methodist Church preschool registration, 2533 Stanton Road, Room E106, 9 a.m. to noon. Info: 770-760-7146.

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday Service, Smyrna Presbyterian Church, 7 p.m. Info: 770-483-8962.

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday Service, Christian Life Center Church, 10242 Flat Shoals Road, Covington, 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. Info: 770-784-9359.

Feb. 7

Hospital Meeting

Rockdale Medical Center, Rockdale Hospital Authority, called board meeting, Rockdale Medical Center East Tower Classroom No. 2, 5:30 p.m.

Southern Iconography

Southern Iconography in Printmaking, "Return of the Wanderer," featuring Boyd Saunders, on display throughout February, Candler Student Center at Oxford College. Opening event Feb. 7, 7 to 9 p.m., tickets $25 for adults.

Montessori Open House

Montessori School of Covington Open House, 4108 Summers St. in Clark's Grove, 9 to 11 a.m. Info: 770-788-7779.

East Metro Women

East Metro Women's Connection luncheon, Always Banquet Facility, 1613 Milstead Road, Feb. 12, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. RSVP by today to 770-786-8352, 770-787-6457 or MAT8602@aol.com.

Theology Classes

Three-day course, "Practical Ministry Principles," Christian Life School of Theology, 10242 Flat Shoals Road, 8:30 a.m. to noon, or 7 to 10:15 p.m. Info: 770-784-8189.

Preschool Registration

Ebenezer United Methodist Church preschool registration, 2533 Stanton Road, Room E106, 9 a.m. to noon. Info: 770-760-7146.

Feb. 8

Theology Classes

Second day of three-day course, "Practical Ministry Principles," Christian Life School of Theology, 10242 Flat Shoals Road, 8:30 a.m. to noon, or 7 to 10:15 p.m. Info: 770-784-8189.

Feb. 9

Valentine Concert

Sentimental Journey Orchestra, Valentine's Day concert and fundraiser for Rockdale County's senior citizen program, Rockdale Auditorium, 903 Main St., Feb. 9, 3 p.m. Info: 770-922-4411.

Project Linus

National Project Linus Blanket Day, make blankets for seriously ill children, Conyers Sewing Center, 100 Main St., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: 770-898-4369 or lsewlady@bellsouth.net.

Theology Classes

Third day of three-day course, "Practical Ministry Principles," Christian Life School of Theology, 10242 Flat Shoals Road, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Info: 770-784-8189.

Feb. 10

Revival

East Side Baptist Church, 4010 Ga. Highway 138, Stockbridge, revival, 10:50 a.m. and 6 p.m. Info: 770-860-0400.

Feb. 11

Revival

East Side Baptist Church, 4010 Ga. Highway 138, Stockbridge, revival, 7 p.m. Info: 770-860-0400.

YoungLife

YoungLife of Rockdale County fundraiser banquet, Smyrna Presbyterian Dining Hall, 2920 Ga. Highway 212 SW, Conyers, 7 to 9 p.m. RSVP: 770-761-1908 or michael@rockdale.younglife.org.

Feb. 12

Revival

East Side Baptist Church, 4010 Ga. Highway 138, Stockbridge, revival, 7 p.m. Info: 770-860-0400.

Rockdale Cares

Rockdale Cares Valentine Prom Party, 1400 Parker Road, Feb. 16, 1 to 4 p.m. RSVPs due today, 770-922-7272.

East Metro Women

East Metro Women's Connection luncheon, Always Banquet Facility, 1613 Milstead Road, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. RSVP to 770-786-8352, 770-787-6457 or MAT8602@aol.com.

Speech 101

Public-speaking workshop, St. Simons Episcopal Church, Ga. Highway 138, Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Cost, $50. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.

Feb. 13

Revival

East Side Baptist Church, 4010 Ga. Highway 138, Stockbridge, revival, 7 p.m. Info: 770-860-0400.

Blood and Cholesterol Screening

Blood and cholesterol screening, CVS/Pharmacy, 425 Sigman Road, Conyers, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Feb. 14

Zoning Meeting Canceled

Conyers-Rockdale Zoning Commission meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. is canceled.

AARP

Covington AARP 3342, Smiley's Restaurant, 2001 Main St., Porterdale, 11 a.m., lunch at noon. Info: 770-784-6003.

Am. Legion Dance

Singles dance, Conyers American Legion Post 77, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Live music. Cost $5 per person. Info: 770-483-8216.

Feb. 16

Rockdale Cares

Rockdale Cares Valentine Prom Party, 1400 Parker Road, 1 to 4 p.m. Info: 770-922-7272.

Newborn Opry

Newborn Opry - country, bluegrass, and comedy, Newborn School, 6 p.m. Free admission. Info: newbornopry.com

Feb. 19

Property Tax Forum

Rockdale-Newton League of Women Voters, forum on General Assembly's proposed property tax reform, Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., 6:30 p.m.

Speech 101

Public-speaking workshop, St. Simons Episcopal Church, Ga. Highway 138, Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Cost, $50. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.

Feb. 23

AARP Driver Class

AARP 55 Alive Driver Safety Program, Allen Memorial United Methodist Church, Oxford, in Lovern Fellowship Hall, Feb. 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Two four-hour sessions required. Next class, March 1. Cost, $10 a person. Info: 770-786-7414.

Winter Fest 2008

Winter festival, auction, Gospel concert, Grace Christian Academy, 1705 Access Road, Covington, Feb. 23, noon to 5 p.m. Auction at 3 p.m. Info: 770-385-7390.

Feb. 25

Covington Airport

Covington Airport Advisory Committee, 6 p.m., Covington City Hall, Council Room, 2194 Emory St. Info: 770-385-2000.

Feb. 26

Speech 101

Public-speaking workshop, St. Simons Episcopal Church, Ga. Highway 138, Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Cost, $50. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.

Feb. 28

Zoning Hearing Canceled

Rockdale County Board of Commissioners public zoning hearing has been canceled.

March 4

Newton-Rockdale Transition Fair

Workshop on how to prepare for life after high-school graduation, 1400 Parker Road, Conyers, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Speech 101

Public-speaking workshop, St. Simons Episcopal Church, Ga. Highway 138, Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Cost, $50. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.

March 6

Am. Legion Dance

Singles dance, Conyers American Legion Post 77, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Live music. Cost $5 per person. Info: 770-483-8216.

March 11

Speech 101

Public-speaking workshop, St. Simons Episcopal Church, Ga. Highway 138, Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Cost, $50. Info: 678-523-0378 or 678-923-8012.

March 17

Holy Week Services

Covington First United Methodist Church hosts Community Holy Week Services, March 17 to 21, noon. Lunch served in the fellowship hall after service. Nursery provided for children under 3.

The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties. To submit information, call 770-483-7108, ext. 401, fax the information c/o Julie Anderson at 770-483-5797 or e-mail event information to julie.anderson@rockdalecitizen.com. Please include an event description, sponsoring organization, date, time, place, phone number and contact person. Announcements are printed as space is available in date order.