Community Calendar for Aug. 20, 2013

Aug. 21

Conyers Housing Authority

Aug. 21, 4:30 p.m., H. Jack Turner Community Center, 1214 Summer Circle, Conyers, the Board of Commissioners meeting for the Conyers Housing Authority, 770-483-9301.

Aug. 23

Gospel Singing

Aug. 23, 7 p.m., High Point Baptist Church, 12025 Hwy. 36, Covington, the church hosts a Gospel singing featuring The Old Path Quartert, 770-787-9522.

Conyers City Council

Aug. 21, 7 p.m., Council Chambers, 1194 Scott St., Conyers City Council meeting, 770-483-4411.

Aug. 24

Gospel Explosion

Aug. 24, 6 p.m., Rockdale Auditorium, Conyers, Bald Rock Baptist Church hosts a Gospel Explosion featuring B. Chase Williams, the Sha Bach Choir, the Atlanta Chapter GMWA Choir and more, tickets: $20 per person, 404-556-8566, Charlotta Kennedy.

30th Class Reunion

Aug. 24, 8 to 10 p.m., held at the Whistle Post, Conyers, the Heritage High School and Rockdale High School Class of 1983 — 30 year reunion, 404-861-9280, Lisa Tolmich Haughey or 404-583-0450, Vonda Stallings Wiebe.

Church Barbecue and Stew Sale

Aug. 24, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Red Oak UMC, off Hwy. 36, Covington, the church hosts a Barbecue and Stew sale, eat-in or carry-out.

Portedale Reunion

Aug. 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Historic Porter Memorial Gymnasium, the 2013 annual Porterdale Reunion “Celebrating the Heritage,” visit: www.friendsofporterdaleinc.org.

Prayer Breakfast

Aug. 24, 9 a.m., Fellowship of Jesus Christ Church, 1581 Lester Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Prayer Breakfast, 770-713-6122.

Pet Vaccine Clinic

Aug. 24, 9 a.m. to noon, St. Simon’s Episcopal Church, 1522 Highway 138, Conyers, the Hometown Animal Rescue hosts a Pet Vaccine Clinic — shots are $10 each and micro chips are $20 each, cash only, visit: wwwhometownanimalrescue-ga.com.

Aug. 25

Macedonia Baptist’s Homecoming

Aug. 25, 11 a.m., Macedonia Baptist Church, 1052 Barton St., Conyers, the church hosts its annual Homecoming service, 770-922-2661.

Author Speaking

Aug. 25, 2 p.m., Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 4140 Clark St., Covington, the Daughters of the King hosts author and inspirational speaker, Dr. Beth-Sarah Wright, reception to follow in the parish hall.

Choral Guild Registration

Aug. 26, Rockdale Auditorium, off Main St., Conyers, the Covington/Conyers Choral Guild hosts registration for the fall season for returning members from 6:15 to 6:55 p.m. and for new members from 7 to 9:15 p.m., 678-468-0616, Nancy.

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.