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Community Calendar for Aug. 6, 2013

Aug. 6

Free Legal Services

Aug. 6, 10 a.m. to noon at Rockdale Emergency Relief, 350 Tall Oaks Drive, Conyers, and from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Rockdale County Courthouse (first floor) 922 Court St., Conyers, Georgia Legal Services Program providing free legal representation to low-income Georgians in select civil matters, 404-894-7707, Cole Thaler.

Development Authority meeting

Aug. 6, 6 p.m., Conyers City Hall, the Conyers Downtown Development Authority meeting, 770-483-4411.

Aug. 7

Double Spring’s Revival

Aug. 7 to 9, 7:30 p.m. nightly, Double Spring Baptist Church, 2705 N. Hightower Trail, Conyers, the church hosts its annual Revival , Pastor H.E. Loyal and Pastor Michael Benton speaking.

Summer Revival

Aug. 7 to 9, 7 p.m. nightly, White’s Chapel UMC, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Summer Revival, the Rev. David Payne speaking, 770-679-0938.

Conyers City Council

Aug. 7, 7 p.m., Council Chambers, 1194 Scott St., the Conyers City Council meeting, 770-483-4411.

Aug. 8

Prime Timers meeting

Aug. 8, 10:30 a.m., Ebenezer UMC, Student Warehouse, 2533 Stanton Road, Conyers, the Prime Timers meeting, John Nix providing a musical program, 770-483-7016, Betty Alexander.

Porterdale Police Academy

Aug. 8, 6 to 9 p.m., (Thursdays only), Grace Baptist Church, 474 Crowell Road, Porterdale, the Porterdale Police Department hots its next Porterdale Citizen Police Academy 10-week class, applications may be picked up at the Porterdale Police Dept., or City Hall, 770-231-2843 or 770-786-2226, Lt. Cripps.

Aug. 9

Friday Fun Concert

Aug. 9, 7 p.m., Unity Church and Spirit Center of Rockdale, 933 Commercial St., Olde Town, Conyers, the church hosts a Friday Fun Concert featuring Cypress South, suggested love offering of $10, 770-922-6489.

Aug. 10

Barbecue Benefit

Aug. 10, 4 to 8 p.m., Marks Family Pavilion, 500 Marks Road, Mansfield, first annual Chris Ogden Barbecue Fundraiser — to help raise money for Chris Ogden, who has been diagnosed with Leukemia, and his family, cost: $8 for dinner plates and $40 for Boston Butts, 678-449-6233, Kristen.

Driving Class

Aug. 10, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 865 Green St., Conyers, AARP hosts a Smart Driver Class, completion of class may help lower automobile insurace, cost: $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members, 770-922-7965.

Driving Class

Aug. 10, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, AARP hosts a Smart Driver Class, completion of class may help lower automobile insurace, cost: $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members, 770-922-7965.

Aug. 11

148th Church Anniversary

Aug. 11, 10 a.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church celebrates its 148th anniversary and annual Family and Friends Day, the Rev. David B. Rhone Jr. speaking, dinner served following service, 770-922-5707.

Rockdale Genealogical Society

Aug. 11, 3 p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1275 Flat Shoals Road, Conyers, the Rockdale County Genealogical Society meeting, Laura W. Carter speaking, 770-388-7113, Gerre Byrd.

Special Assembly Day

Aug, 11, 9:50 a.m., Jehovah’s Witnesses at Conyers Assembly Hall, a Special Assembly Day, the theme is “Safeguard Your Conscience,” visit: www.jw.org.

Aug. 13

Free Legal Services

Aug. 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Covington Branch Library, 7116 Floyd St., Covington, Georgia Legal Services Program providing free legal representation to low-income Georgians in select civil matters, 404-894-7707, Cole Thaler.

Aug. 14

Old Pleasant Hill Revival

Aug. 14 to 16, 7 p.m. nightly, Old Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 300 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Fall Revival, 770-483-8392.

Aug. 15

County-Wide Prayer Service

Aug. 15, 7 p.m., Rockdale Baptist Church, 1295 Smyrna Road, Conyers, the church hosts a County-wide Prayer Service for the Rockdale County Public School Year, 770-761-6841, Warren McCullough.

XYZ Organization

Aug. 15, 10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Hwy. 138, Conyers, the XYZ Organization meeting and program provided by Mike Reinsel with Rivers of the World, (deadline to register for lunch is Aug. 9), 770-761-7933.

Aug 16

Canceled meeting

The Rockdale County Water and Sewerage Authority Watershed Subcommittee meeting that was scheduled fo Aug. 16 has been canceled, 770-278-7410.

Aug. 18

Community-Wide Revival

Aug. 18 to 21, Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Hwy. 212, Conyers, HHBC hosts a Community-wide Revival titled” Following Jesus”, Dr. Marcus Merritt speaking on Aug. 18 at 11 a.m., the Rev. Tyrone Barnette speaking on Aug. 19 at 7 p.m., Dr. Eric Suddith speaking on Aug. 20 at 7 p.m., and the Rev. Bill Johnson speaking on Aug. 21 at 7 p.m., visit: hhbcga.org.

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