Community Calendar for Sept. 24, 2013

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.

Soil and Water Conservation

8:30 a.m., Rockdale County Extension Office, 1400 Parker Road, Lobby A, Conyers, the Rockdale County Soil and Water Conservation District meeting, 478-445-5766.

Library Board meeting

5:30 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the Conyers-Rockdale Library System Board of Trustees meeting.

Sept. 25


7 p.m., Rainbow Covenant Ministry, 9 Hemlock St., Porterdale, church revival, Pastor Carl Jones speaking on Sept. 25, Pastor Edwin Beckles speaking Sept. 26 and Bishop William Davenport Sr. speaking on Sept. 27, 770-787-8519.

Rotary of Rockdale

7:15 a.m., Rockdale Medical Center, East Tower, Classroom 2, 1412 Milstead Ave., the Rotary Club of Rockdale County meeting, Attorney General Sam Olens speaking.

Sept. 26

Eastside Scottish Rite Assoc.

6 p.m., PaPa’s Restaurant, off Ga. Highway 138, Conyers, the Eastside Scottish Rite Association meeting, Dr. Gary Leazer speaking, cost for dinner is $9.25 per person, 770-385-9595, A.W. Head.

Concert on the Square

Noon, the Historic Covington Square, the Arts Association of Newton County hosts a Concert on the Square featuring the Daniel Jackson Band, wwww.newtoncountyarts.org.

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. 28

‘Little Red Dress’ Party

6 p.m., held at the Lotus Bistro, 1381 Iris Drive, Conyers, Heart in Hands Inc. hosts a “Little Red Dress” Party benefiting youth, women and homeless families, 404-210-7732, Lisa Harris or visit: www.heartnhands.net.

Church Yard Sale

8 a.m. to 3 p.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Highway 138, the church hosts a yard sale, 770-483-8700.

Prostrate Cancer Walk and Health Fair

8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, Worship in Pink and Blue presents its first 3K Walk Relay Prostate Cancer Awareness Health Fair, visit: http://beta.active.com.

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.