Community Calendar for July 18, 2013

July 18

Board of Assessors

July 18, 10 a.m., 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the Rockdale County Board of Assessors work sessions, 770-278-7650.

Canceled Meeting

The Rockdale County Water and Sewerage Authority Watershed Subcommitee meeting has been rescheduled, 770-278-7410.

Salem Camp Meeting

July 18, Salem Campground, 3940 Salem Road, Covington, 10:45 a.m. — Dr. Bill Bouknight preaching and First Baptist Church of First Baptist Church of Jonesboro Glory Singers and 7:45 p.m. — the Rev. John Dees preaching and Crossroads UMC Choir.

July 19

Salem Camp Meeting

July 19, Salem Campground, 3940 Salem Road, Covington, 10:45 a.m. — the Rev. John Dees preaching and Zion Baptist Church Choir and 7:45 p.m., Dr. Bill Bouknight preaching and Mountain Park UMC of Stone Mountain.

Cupcake Decorating

July 19, 2 to 4 p.m., Rockdale County Extension Office, 1400 Parker Road, Conyers, Rockdale County 4-H hosts a Cupcake Decorating class for ages 10 and up, cost: $12, 770-278-7373.

July 20

Pet Vaccine Clinic

July 20, 9 a.m. to noon, St. Simon’s Episcopal Church, 1522 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers, Hometown Animal Rescue hosts a Pet Vaccine Clinic, shots are $10 each, microchips are $20 each (cash only), 678-964-4274.

July 22

Rockdale Historical Society

July 22, 10 a.m., Conyers Depot, Olde Town, the Rockdale County Historical Society meeting, Civil War author Robert C. Jones speaking, 770-483-3715, Jean Hambrick.

July 23

Retired Educator Association

July 23, 11:30 a.m., First Methodist Church, 921 Main St., Conyers the Rockdale Retired Educators Association meeting and installation of new officers, reservations required for lunch, 678-350-1322, Richard.

Teen Library

Council meeting

July 23, 6 p.m., Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., the Teen Library Council meeting — discuss book and programs you’d like to see at the library, eat pizza and meeting new people, visit: newtonlibrary.org.

July 24

ABWA Meeting

July 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., meet at 2375 Wall St., Suite 140, Conyers, the American Business Woman’s Association meeting, 770-712-1688, Patty Bryson.

July 25

XYZ Organization

July 25, 10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Highway 138, the XYZ Organization meeting, program by Dynamic Music Duo — Keith and Donny, deadline to register for lunch is July 19, 770-761-7933, Johnnie.

Eastide Scottish Rite Assoc.

July 25, 6 p.m., PaPa’s Restaurant, off Sigman Road, Conyers, the Eastside Scottish Rite Association meeting, Ben Polston speaking, cost for dinner: $9.25 per person, 770-922-6591.

Newton County Reads 

 July 25, 7 p.m., Allen Memorial UMC, Educational Buidling, Oxford, Newton County Reads meeting for people interested in volunteering to tutor ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) students, 678-625-1856 or email: nbowen@emory.edu.  

Rockdale BOE

July 25, 7 p.m., Rockdale County Board of Education, Board Room, 954 N. Main St., the Rockdale BOE regular session, 770-761-1458.

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.