March 7

Class of 1961

March 7 at 11:30 a.m., Mama Maria’s Italian Grill, Covington, the Newton County High School Class of 1961 meeting and lunch, 770-267-4259, Phyllis White Allgood.

Youth Art Exhibit

March 7 to 28, Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., Covington, the Newton County Arts Association and Newton County Schools hosts the True Colors Youth Art Exhibit, free.

Men’s Conference

March 7 to 9, 7 p.m., nightly, Bible Church of God — Atlanta, 2124 Boar Tusk Road, Conyers, the church hosts its annual men’s conference “Take It Like A Man.”

March 8

Board Training

March 8 at 5:30 p.m., Central Office, Room 44, 954 North Main St., Rockdale County Board of Education holds a board training session, 770-761-1445.

Rockdale BOE

March 8 at 7 p.m., Central Office Board Room, 954 North Main St., the Rockdale County Board of Education monthly work session, 770-761-1445.

Prime Timers

March 8 at 10:30 a.m., Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 2533 Stanton Road, Student Warehouse, the Prime Timers (those 50 years of age and older) meeting — Medicare Awareness program, Gail Stephens speaking, 770-483-7016.

March 10

Used Book Sale

March 10 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the Friends of the Library hosts a used book sale.

Gospel Concert

March 10 at 5 p.m., Bible Church of God-Atlanta, 2124 Boar Tusk Road, Conyers, the church hosts a gospel concert featuring The Original Flordia Spiritualaries, Mighty Sons of Zion and Lady Marsha Tarver during “The 2012 Hallelujah Tour” — Men’s Conference, 770-761-9289.

March 11

Genealogical Society

March 11 at 3 p.m., LDS Church, 1275 Flat Shoals Road, Conyers, the Rockdale County Genealogical Society meeting, Ed Farmer speaking, 770-388-7113.

Gospel Concert

March 11 at 6 p.m., High Point Baptist Church, 12025 Highway 36, Covington, the church hosts a Gospel concert featuring The Servers.

Women’s Day

March 11 at 4 p.m., Macedonia Baptist Church, 1052 Barton St., Conyers, the church celebrates Women’s Day, Apostle Jennifer Belcher.

March 13

Rockdale Young Republicans

March 13 at 7 p.m., Glenn’s BBQ, 1377 Old McDonough Highway, Conyers, the Rockdale County Young Republicans meeting, Phil Kent speaking.

March 14

Newton DAR

March 14 at 3 p.m., 8326 Fairway Drive, Covington, the Sergeant Newton DAR meeting, Kay Turner presenting the program.

March 15

Rockdale BOE

March 15 at 7 p.m., Central Office Board Room, 954 North Main St., the Rockdale County Board of Education regular monthly meeting, 770-761-1445.

XYZ Organization

March 15 at 10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Georgia Highway 138, the XYZ Organization meeting and program presented by Tom Joye, deadline to register for lunch is March 9, 770-761-7966, Johnnie.

March 16

Songwriters in the Round

March 16 at 6 and 8 p.m., Center Street Arts, 910 Center St., Olde Town Conyers, the Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts hosts a Songwriters in the Round, cost; $10, 77-922-3143, visit: www.conyersarts.org.

March 17

Mixed Nuts Comedy

March 17 at 8 p.m., Center Street Arts, 910 Center St., Olde Town Conyers, the Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts hosts the Mixed Nuts Comedy Network of GA, cost; $9 in advance, $12 at the door, 770-922-3143, visit: www.conyersarts.org.

March 18

135th Church Anniversary

March 18 at 3 p.m., Mt. Zion AME Church, 1195 5th Avenue, Mansfield, the church celebrates its 135th anniversary, Bishop William P. DeVeaux Sr. speaking, 770-788-7182, Sister Felicia Harris.

March 25

Church Anniversary

March 25 at 11 a.m., White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church celebrates its 142nd anniversary, the Rev. Michael Benton speaking, 770-679-0938.

March 26

Newton Recreation Commission

March 26 at 6 p.m., Turner Lake Complex, Turner Lake House, 6161 Turner Lake Road, Covington, the Newton County Recreation Commission board meeting, 770-786-4373.

March 27

Preschool Pops

March 27 and 29 at 10 a.m., Rockdale Auditorium, off Main St., the Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts hosts Preschool Pops featuring “Shake, Rattle and Roll” preformed by Scott Douglas, cost: $3 for children, free for adults, 770-922-3143 or visit: www.conyersarts.org.

Soil and Water Conservation

March 27 at 8:30 a.m., Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission’s Regional Office, 1500 Klondike Road, Suite A109, the Rockdale County Soil and Water Conservation District meeting, 770-761-3020.

The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties. To submit information, visit our website at www.rockdalecitizen.com, call 770-483-7108, ext. 252, fax the information c/o Julie Wells at 770-483-5797.