Friends of the Library
The Newton County Friends of the Library, meeting, Julie L. Cannon author of "The Homegrown Series" speaking, Newton County Library meeting room, 7 p.m.
Soil and Water Conservation
The Rockdale County Soil and Water Conservation, meeting, Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission, conference room, 1500 Klondike Road, Suite A109, 8:30 a.m.
Celebrating 50 years, Rockdale Retired Educators Associations, Sue Thornton - GREA President speaking, Always Banquet and Convention Center, 11:30 a.m. Info: 770-760-8224.
Rockdale Medical Center
Rockdale Medical Center Board of Directors meeting, 1412 Milstead Ave., board room, 5:30 p.m.
Rockdale County Sheriff's Office presents "Safety Awareness Workshop", sponsored by the Rockdale County Therapeutic Program, Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, 7 p.m. Info: 770-918-6306 or 770-823-9774.
Day 1 of 3 Spring Revival, Pastor Jimmy Lyons preaching, Flat Rock Baptist Church, 170 Gregory Road, Covington, 7:30 p.m.
Atlanta Hawks, $2 per ticket, sponsored by the Rockdale County Parks and Therapeutic Recreations, Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, bus leaves at 5:30 p.m. Info: 770-918-6306.
Day 2 of 3 Spring Revival, Pastor Jimmy Lyons preaching, Flat Rock Baptist Church, 170 Gregory Road, Covington, 7:30 p.m.
Day 3 of 3 Spring Revival, Pastor Jimmy Lyons preaching, Flat Rock Baptist Church, 170 Gregory Road, Covington, 7:30 p.m.
Ride for the Cure
Fourth Annual Ride for the Cure - Poker Run, benefiting Relay for Life, sponsored by Snapping Shoals EMC, registration 9:30 a.m., $10 per rider, 14750 Brown Bridge Road. Info: 770-385-2709.
Football and Cheerleading
Rockdale Youth Football Association, 2008 early registration for football and cheerleading, Earl O'Neal Sports Complex, 2711 Old Covington Road, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Info: www.rockdaleyouthfootball.com.
"The Lion and the Mouse" and other Aesop's Fables, at the Center for Puppetry Arts, sponsored by the Rockdale County Parks and Therapeutic Recreation, Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, $2 per ticket, bus leaves at 1 p.m. Info: 770-918-6306.
Concert, featuring 'By Design,' Ebenezer Baptist Church, 3861 Ebenezer Church Road, 6 p.m. Info: 770-267-4025 or 770-267-6482.
"The Jordans" preforming, Newton Baptist Church, 720 Jack Neely Road, nursery and deaf interpretation provided, 6 p.m. Info: 770-788-7868.
Celebrating 11th Pastoral Anniversary, Pastor William Gaither and Pastor Hezekiah Benton speaking, Bald Rock Baptist Church, 2284 Old Covington Road, Conyers, 3 p.m. Info: 770-929-3421.
Board of Assessors
Rockdale County Board of Assessors, 981 Milstead Ave., conference room, 10 a.m. Info: 770-929-4024.
American 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.
Defensive Driving Class
Defensive driving class, first class of two, must attend both classes to receive discount on insurance, Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Ga. Highway 212 S.W., Conyers, next class - April 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Info: 770-922-7965.
Block Party and Yard Sale
Community Block Party and Yard Sale, food, games, prizes, live music and vendors, sponsored by Community Fellowship Baptist Church, all proceeds benefit West Newton Elementary School, 13387 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Info: www.comefellowship.com for booth and event information.
Walk for Autism
Community Autism Awareness Event, face painting, clown, balloon animals, food, prizes, and more. Georgia Perimeter College, Newton Campus, 239 Cedar Lane, 1 to 4 p.m. Info: 770-278-1320, Polly.
AARP Driver Safety Program
AARP Driver Safely Program, day 1 of 2, next class April 10, must attend both days, sponsored by Union United Methodist Church, fellowship hall, 4600 Highway 138, Stockbridge, class 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Info: 770-483-4338 to sign up.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.