March 26

Spring Revival

Day one of three spring revival, Pastor Jimmy Lyons preaching, Flat Rock Baptist Church, 170 Gregory Road, Covington, 7:30 p.m.

Atlanta Hawks

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.

March 27

Spring Revival

Day two of three spring revival, Pastor Jimmy Lyons preaching, Flat Rock Baptist Church, 170 Gregory Road, Covington, 7:30 p.m.

Single Group

Christian Singles, ages 35 and up, sponsored by Conyers First United Methodist, meeting at Cracker Barrel, 7 p.m. E-mail to confirm your attendance.

Estate Planning

Estate Planning for Special Needs Beneficiaries workshop, Attorney Melissa P. Walker speaking, sponsored by the ASPIRE Coalition, Crossroads United Methodist Church, 2460 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers, 6 to 8 p.m. Info: 770-860-4244 to register.

Awards Meeting

Annual Junior ROTC Honor Cadet Scottish Rite Medal Award meeting, sponsored by the East Side Scottish Rite Association, Maj. Ronald Peterson, Marine ROTC instructor at Georgia Institute of Technology speaking, dinner served at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7:30 p.m., cost $7.50 per person, Golden Fleece Lodge, north side of the Square, Covington. Info: 770-385-9595.

March 28

Spring Revival

Day three of three spring revival, Pastor Jimmy Lyons preaching, Flat Rock Baptist Church, 170 Gregory Road, Covington, 7:30 p.m.

March 29

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, Covington. 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:

Puppetry Arts

"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.

March 30

Gospel Singing

Concert, featuring 'By Design,' Ebenezer Baptist Church, 3861 Ebenezer Church Road, 6 p.m. Info: 770-267-4025 or 770-267-6482.

Gospel Singing

"The Jordans" preforming, Newton Baptist Church, 720 Jack Neely Road, nursery and deaf interpretation provided, 6 p.m. Info: 770-788-7868.

Pastoral Anniversary

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.

April 3

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.

April 5

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: 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.

Benefit Yard Sale

Yard sale to benefit American Cancer Society's Relay for Life, Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, corner of U.S. Highway 278 and Ga. Highway 229, Social Circle, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain date April 12, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info:

April 8

AARP Driver Safety Program

AARP Driver Safely Program, first class of two, 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 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.