Sept. 15

Scarecrows and Casseroles

Sept. 15, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Heritage Hills Baptist Church, off Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, the church hosts a Scarecrows and Casseroles Fall Festival -- inflatables, dunk tank, hay rides, entertainment, games, classic cars and food. Free, 770-922-2027.

Safety Presentation

Sept. 15, 10 a.m., Salem United Methodist Church, Sanctuary, 3962 Salem Road, Covington, the church hosts a Public and Personal Safety presentation, Detective Daniel Seals speaking, free event, refreshments served prior to meeting, 770-786-6027.

Community Appreciation Day

Sept. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., White's Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White's Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Community Appreciation Day -- free food, moonwalks and health screenings 770-679-0938.

Sept. 16

Family and Friends Day

Sept. 16, noon, United Fellowship Church, 3147 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Family and Friends Day, Pastor Marlene L. Durden speaking, dinner following service.

Men's Day

Sept. 16, 4 p.m., Loves and Hugs Christian Tabernacle, 1701 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church celebrates Men's Day, Pastor Marteenus Williams speaking.

122nd Church Homecoming

Sept. 16, 11 a.m., Milstead Baptist Church, 1613 Main St., Conyers, Milstead Baptist Church celebrates 122nd Homecoming, dinner served following service, 770-483-4754.

Sept. 29

Gathering the Harvest Outreach

Sept. 29 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Redemptive Life Christian Fellowship, 406 Pleasant Hill Road, Conyers, the church hosts its second annual Gathering the Harvest Outreach -- seminar on credit repair, live gospel music, refreshments, giveaways, health and wellness clinic and much more, 770-922-1234.

Monastery Fall Festival

Sept. 29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monastery of the Holy Spirit, 2625 Hwy.. 212, Conyers, the Monastery hosts a Fall Festival -- hay rides, petting zoo, marketplace, organic farm produce, free health screenings and lectures, visit: www.trappist.net.

Oct. 13

Steeple Chase

Oct. 13, 8:30 a.m., Covington First United Methodist Church, 1113 Conyers St., Covington FUMC hosts its third annual Steeple Chase 5K and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk, benefits local missions in Newton County and Relay for Life, register at www.covingtonfirst.org. or 770-786-7035.

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 or email event information to julie.wells@rockdalecitizen.com. Include an event description, sponsor, date, time, place, phone number and contact person.