Community Calendar for Dec. 15, 2013

Dec. 15

Musical Celebration

6 p.m., Gateway Community Church, 11677 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, the choir, soloists and worship ensemble of the church hosts a musical celebration titled, “Amazing Grace is Born,” visit: www.gatewaycommunity.org.

Worship Choir Christmas

11 a.m. and 5 p.m., Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Ga. Highway, 212, Conyers, the Adult Choir presents “Bethlehem Morning,” 770-922-2027.

Christmas Celebration

10:25 a.m., Crosspoint Christian Church, 4550 Ga. Highway 20 SE, Conyers, the church hosts a Christmas Celebration titled, “And On Earth … Peace,” 770-483-1887.

Christmas Production

11 a.m. and 6 p.m, Newton Baptist Church, 720 Jack Neely Road, Covington, the church presents “Down From His Glory,” 770-788-7868.

Christmas Concert

3 and 6 p.m., First Baptist Conyers, the choir presents a Christmas concert titled: “The Gift of Christmas,” 770-483-8700 or visit: firstconyers.com.

Dec. 16

Crafts at the Library

4 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the Youth Services department hosts a Holiday “Drop-In” crafts event, 770-385-5040.

Dec. 19

Rockdale BOE

7 p.m., 954 N. Main St., Rockdale County Board of Education regular session, 770-761-1458.

Rockdale BOA

10 a.m., Rockdale County Board of Assessors, 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the BOA work session, 770-278-7650.

Dec. 19

XYZ Organization

10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Highway 138, the XYZ Organization meeting, program presented by Joanie Fitzgerald, (deadline to register for lunch is Dec. 13), 770-761-7966, Johnnie.

Dec. 20

Bethlehem: A Living Nativity

7:30 p.m., East Newton Baptist Church, 11290 U.S. Highway 278, Covington, the church hosts Bethlehem: A Living Nativity, free admission, 770-786-6627.

Dec. 21

Walk Through Bethlehem

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 21 and Dec. 22, Smyrna Campground and Presbyterian Church, 2920 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, live scenes of the Christmas story will be displayed on each of the porches of the campground cabins, 678-910-8856, Michael Sarvis.

Dec. 22

Christmas Candlelight Service

11 a.m., Community Worship International, 1695 Hill St., Conyers, the church hosts a Christmas Candlelight Worship Service, visit: www.communityworship.org.

Dec. 24

Heritage Hills Christmas Eve

5 p.m., Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, the church holds its Christmas Eve service, 770-922-2027.

Trinity’s Christmas Eve Service

6 p.m., Trinity Baptist Church, 301 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Christmas Eve service, visit, www. trinityconyers.org.

Allen UMC’s Christmas Eve

2 and 6 p.m., Allen Memorial United Church, 803 Whatcoat St., Oxford, Do-It-Yourself Nativity at 2 p.m. (come dressed as a character from the Christmas story) and a Candlelight service at 6 p.m., 770-786-7414.

Unity’s Christmas Eve Service

7 p.m., Unity Church and Spiritual Center of Rockdale, 933 Commercial St., Conyers, the church hosts a Christmas Eve Candle Lighting service, refreshments provided, 770-922-6489.

Dec. 29

Unity’s Burning Bowl Ceremony

11 a.m., Unity Church and Spiritual Center of Rockdale, 933 Commercial St., Conyers, Burning Bowl and White Stone Ceremonies — a ceremony to release negative thoughts and feelings, and to help prepare for the New Year, 770-922-6489.

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.