7:30 a.m., Mansfield Baptist Church, 101 Woodlawn Road, Mansfield, the church holds its second annual Holiday Haulin 1 Mile Fun Run/5K Race, cost: $15 for Fun Run and $20 for 5k race, proceeds benefit the ministry of Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child, visit: www.mansfieldbaptistchurch.com.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saint Paul AME Church, 13108 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, the church its annual Fall Festival and Yard Sale (vendor space available for $25), 770-786-7785.
Driver Safety Program
10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, Driver Safety program — completion of class may help lower the cost automobile insurance, cost: $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members, (bring a sweater and a lunch), 770-922-7965.
Newborn Dixie Jubilee
6 to 9 p.m., (doors open at 5 p.m.), The Historic School House, 4326 Ga. Highway 142, Newborn, Gospel music featuring Witness 4 Him with Mike McCormick, free admission, 770-786-8662, Steve Biggers.
Community Block Party
3 to 6 p.m., East Newton Baptist Church, corner of U.S. Highway 278 and Ga. Highway 142, Covington, the church hosts a Community Block Party — food, games, prizes, inflatables and more.
Class of 1961
11:30 a.m., Hot Rod’s Diner, behind the Blue Willow Restaurant, Social Circle, the Newton County High School Class of 1961 luncheon, visit: www.newtoncountyhighschool1961.com.
Church Anniversary Celebration
World Covenant Christian Church, 3777 Troupe Smith Road, Conyers, the church celebrates its 7th anniversary, Pastor Benjamin Gaither speaking at 7 p.m. on Nov. 7; Pastor Hart Ramsey Sr. speaking at 7 p.m. on Nov. 8; Pastor Reginald Ezell speaking at 9 a.m. on Nov. 10; and Pastor Steven D. Huntley speaking at 5 p.m. on Nov. 10.
10 a.m., Board of Assessors, 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the Rockdale BOA general meeting, 770-278-7650.
Georgia Apply to College Event
9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Elks Aidmore Inc., 2391 Morrison Road, Conyers, Elks Aidmore hosts a Georgia Apply to College event — financial aid and college admission workshops, help in applying to college and more, 770-313-3002, Carolyn Jameson.
11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Lovejoy United Methodist Church, 12835 Ga. Highway 36, Covington, the church hosted its annual barbecue, cost: $8 for adult’s plates, $4 for a child’s plates, $8 for 1 pound of barbecue or 1 quart of stew.
3 to 5 p.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the Male Chorus of the church celebrates its anniversary, refreshments served following service, 770-922-5707.
Life Line Screening
9 a.m., Gateway Community Church, 11677 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, the church hosts a Life Line Screening, pre-registration is required, 1-800-324-9458 or visit: www.helpinghandsforhealth.com.
7 p.m., Rockdale County Board of Education work session, 954 N. Main St., Board Room, 770-761-1458.
10 a.m. to noon, Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church hosts a Prayer Breakfast, cost: $10, the Rev. Eric Flangan speaking, 404-955-3675. Eric Boykins.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Include an event description, sponsor, date, time, place, phone number and contact person.