Jan. 22

Library Board

Conyers-Rockdale Library Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m., Nancy Guinn Memorial Library, 864 Green St. Info: 770-388-5041.

Veterans Memorial

Georgia Veterans Memorial Park Foundation, 1:30 p.m., Rockdale County Board of Commissioners Conference Room, 962 Milstead Ave. Info: 770-918-6634.

Retired Educators

Rockdale Retired Educators, 11:30 a.m., Always Banquet and Convention Center. Info: 770-760-8224.

Jan. 23

Marriage Workshop

Marriage Ministry Institute "Better or Worse" marriage workshops, today, Jan. 30, and Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m., Crusade Dominion Church, 1605 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers. Open to singles and couples 18 and older. Cost: $99 per couple, $45 for individuals.

Jan. 24

MLK Jr. Celebration

Ecumenical Dr. Martin Luther King celebration, 7 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church on Ga. Highway 20, S.E., Conyers. Info: Yvonne Lee, 770-918-1643, or St. Pius, 770-483-3660.

BOC Zoning Hearing

Rockdale County Board of Commissioners public hearing on zoning, 4 p.m., Administration and Services Building, 901 N. Main St. Info: 770-785-6960.


Rockdale Medical Center and Rockdale Hospital Authority boards meet, 5:30 p.m., classroom No. 2 of hospital.

Bereavement Support

Heartland Hospice bereavement support group, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Jan. 24 and 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21 and 28, East Tower classrooms, Rockdale Medical Center, 1412 Milstead Ave., Conyers. Attendance free. Info/RSVP: 770-922-8767.

Jan. 25

Diabetes Health Fair

Rockdale Medical Center Diabetes Education Services' health fair, 9 a.m. to noon, East Tower classrooms at hospital, 1412 Milstead Ave. Free health screenings, health professionals available to answer questions. Guest speaker, 10 a.m. Info: 770-918-3881.

RYSA Registration

Rockdale Youth Soccer Association online registration for spring season ends today. All players registering for first time must submit copy of birth certificate to RYSA office via U.S. mail, P.O. Box 51, Conyers, GA, 30012, or via fax, 770-922-7815.

Jan. 26

Family History

Classes on tracing family history, LDS Church, 1275 Flat Shoals Road, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Info: 770-785-9888.

After Graduation

"Life After High School," Henry County Parks and Recreation, open for 10th through 12 graders. Info: 770-288-7311.

Rockdale Democrats

Rockdale County Democrats, 9 a.m., Johnson Park Recreation Facility, 1791 Ebenezer Road. Info: 770-602-1333.

Jan. 27

'The Taffetas'

"The Taffetas, A Musical Journey Through the Fabulous Fifties," Rockdale Auditorium, 3 p.m. Tickets, $20. Reservations: 770-922-3413 or

'The Flatpickers'

David Leinweber and The Flatpickers concert, Allen Memorial United Methodist Church, Oxford, 6 p.m. Info: 770-786-7414.

Foster Parents

Rockdale County Foster Parents, A.R. "Gus" Barksdale Boys & Girls Club, 1015 O'Kelly St., 3 to 5 p.m. Info:

Jan. 29

Foster Parents

Rockdale County Foster Parents and children handing out free books, Wendy's, Ga. Highway 138, 5 to 9 p.m. Info: 770-929-0867.

Jan. 30

AARP Tax-Aide

AARP Tax-Aide for low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention for those aged over 60, Wednesdays beginning today, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., Covington.

Feb. 1

AARP Tax-Aide

AARP Tax-Aide for low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention for those aged over 60, Fridays beginning today, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., Covington.

Feb. 2

Radio Club

Prep class for technician amateur radio license test presented by Newton County Radio Club, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Newton County Law Enforcement Center. Info: Charles Davis, 770-786-6546 or

Juvenile Diabetes

Crop Out Diabetes scrapbook crop, a national fundraiser for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Covington. Info: 678-877-1385 or

Vienna Boys Choir

The Vienna Boys Choir performs, 8 p.m., Porter Hall, Newton High School. Adults, $27; seniors, $24; children, $12.

Feb. 4

Board of Adjustment

Rockdale County Board of Adjustment, 6 p.m., Administration and Services Building, 901 N. Main St. Info: 770-785-6960.

Feb. 5

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.

Feb. 7

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.

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.

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.

Feb. 25

Covington Airport

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

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.

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