Community Calendar for Sept. 17, 2013

Sept. 18

Conyers Housing Authority

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.

Summer Revival

7:15 to 8:30 p.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church hosts its Summer Revival “Final Nite,” Pastor Arthur Brown speaking, 770-922-5707.

Sept. 17

Friends of the Library

7 p.m., Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., the Newton Friends of the Library meeting and program presented by George Lonberger, 770-786-0646.

Sept. 18

Conyers City Council

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

Sept. 19

Fundraising Gala Dinner

7 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church, Banquet Hall, 2621 Ga. Highway 20, the Refuge Pregnancy Center hosts its annual fundraising Gala Dinner featuring Carol Ingle, cost: $15 per person in advance or $20 at the door, or $110 per table (seats 8), 770-922-5939, Sharon.

XYZ Organization

10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Highway 138, the XYZ Organization meeting and installation of officers by Waldo Woodcock, deadline to register for lunch is Sept. 13, 770-761-7933, Johnie.

Rockdale BOE

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

Concert on the Square

Noon, the Historic Covington Square, the Arts Association of Newton County hosts a Concert on the Square featuring Johnny Roquemore and the Apostles of Bluegrass, wwww.newtoncountyarts.org.

Sept. 21

Church Yard Sale

9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2621 Ga. Highway 20, SE, Conyers, the church hosts its annual Gigantic Yard Sale, spaces available for $20, 770-787-4290 or 770-786-7606.

Harvest Jubilee

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Smyrna Presbyterian Church, 2920 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, the church hosts its annual Harvest Jubilee — huge yard sale, car show, holiday house, kids’ activities, food and much more, all proceeds benefit the Tina George Carter Medical Benevolence Fund, 770-841-8556.

Blood Drive

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Smyrna Presbyterian Church, 2920 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, the church hosts a Blood Drive.

Pancake Breakfast

8 to 11 a.m., Panthersville Masonic Lodge, 3605 Union Church Road, the Panthersville Lodge hosts a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser, $5 donations, proceeds benefiting charity.

Church Chicken Meal

5 to 7 p.m., Jersey United Methodist Church, off Jersey Monroe Road, Jersey, the church hosts its annual Rib and Chicken meal, cost: $10 cash, and the Vocalaires performing, 770-466-6453.

Sept. 24

BOE Workshop

6 to 8 p.m., Rockdale Career Academy, Room 1177, 1064 Culpepper Drive, Conyers, the Rockdale Board of Education’s Board Workshop, 770-761-1458.

Rockdale Retired Educators

6 p.m., First Methodist Church of Conyers, 921 Main St., the Rockdale Retired Educators meeting and barbecue, 770-483-6808.

Sept. 27

Healing and

Deliverance Services

4 p.m., held at 1806 Yellow St., Conyers, Living Water of Christ Church hosts a Healing and Deliverance Service, 770-558-7783, Minister Melanie Crowder.

Sept. 29

‘Songs of Hope’ Concert

4 p.m., the Square in Covington, Newton Medical Center and the Auxiliary hosts a “Songs of Hope” concert featuring Mack McKibben and Drive Time, also celebrating the annual “Portraits of Hope,” 770-788-6553.

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.