Community Calendar for Sept. 27, 2013

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.

Fellowship Friday

7:30 p.m., Double Springs Baptist Church, 2705 N. Hightower Trail, Conyers, the church hosts a Fellowship Friday event, the Rev. Jeffery Briggs speaking, 770-922-5791.

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.

Praise on the Lawn

5 to 9 p.m., Gospel Mission Church, 755 Almon Road, Covington, the church hosts Praise on the Lawn — music, featuring Jake Griffin and United City Ministries and many more; also drama, preaching and prayer, (free food while it lasts), 770-480-8776, Rev. Dwight Garrett.

School Yard Sale

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Salem High School, 3551 Underwood Road, Conyers, Theatre Salem hosts a yard sale, proceeds benefit the theater program.

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.

Old Fashion Campmeeting

11 a.m., Newborn Pavilion, off Ga. Highway 142, Newborn United Methodist Church hosts an Old Fashion Campmeeting — bring a chair and a friend, 770-786-3574.

Rockdale Library Board meeting

6 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., the Conyers-Rockdale Library System Board of Trustees Finance Committee meeting.

Oct. 2

Class of 1961

11:30 a.m., Mama Maria’s Restaurant, off the Access Road, Covington, the Newton County High School Class of 1961 meeting, visit: www.newtoncountyhighschool1961.com.

Oct. 4

Eastside’s Got Talent

6:30 p.m., Eastside High School Auditorium, Covington, The EHS Chorus hosts the Eastside’s Got Talent Show — acts including vocal, dance and instrumental, cost: $5 for adults, $3 for students and educators with ID’s, e-mail: singleton.joel@newton.k12.ga.us.

Oct. 5

Fish Fry and Car Wash

11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Veal Street Community Center and Park, Conyers, the Men’s Day Committee of Rock Temple AME Church hosts a Fish Fry ($7 donation) and a Car Wash ($10 donation), 770-922-5707.

Salem UMC’s Barbecue

11:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., Salem United Methodist Church, 3962 Salem Road, Covington, the church its annual barbecue and Brunswick stew sale, $8 for plates or quarts each, proceeds benefit mission programs, 770-786-6027.

Driver Safety Class

9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Heritage Hills Baptist Church, 2987 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, driver safety class, cost: $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members, bring a lunch, registration requested, 770-922-7965.

Fall Festival and Health Fair

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monastery of the Holy Spirit, off Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, the Monastery hosts the 2013 Fall Festival and Health Fair — petting zoo, hay rides, arts and crafts, classic cars, free health screenings and much more, visit: www.trappist.net.

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.