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Community Calendar for April 10, 2014

April 10

Crafts at the Library

3:30 to 4:30 p.m, Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the library hosts “Spring Drop In Crafts,” registration required, 770-388-5040, ext. 113.

Prime Timers

10:30 a.m., Ebenezer UMC, 2533 Stanton Road, Student Warehouse, Conyers, the Prime Timers (those 50 years of age and older) meeting, ventriloquist “Bob Roberts Comedy” preforming, 770-483-6905, Betty Alexander.

April 12

Easter Egg Hunt

2 to 4 p.m., Union United Methodist Church, 4600 Ga. Highway 138, Stockbridge, hosts an Easter Egg Hunt and Celebration, 770-483-4338.

Free Concert

5 p.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the Women’s Committee hosts a free Concert featuring local groups, choirs and more, 770-922-5707.

Poetry Forum

10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Newton Campus, Building D, 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington, the East Metro Atlanta Christian Writers hosts its sixth annual Poetry Forum, 404-444-7514 or visit: www.emacw.org.

CPR Classes

8 a.m., Covington Fire Department, Station 2, 11234 Alcovy Road, the CPD is offering AHA Healthcare Provider CPR classes, cost: $18 per person, 678-712-9387, Jonathan Fuqua.

April 13

Women’s Day Celebration

2:30 p.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church hosts its annual Women’s Day Celebration, Minister Wylene Grant speaking, dinner served following service, 770-922-5707.

Red Oak’s Palm Sunday

11 a.m., Red Oak United Methodist Church, 15105 Ga. Highway 36, Covington, the church hosts its Palm Sunday service, 770-787-0404.

White’s Chapel Palm Sunday

11 a.m., White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts its Palm Sunday service, 770-679-0938.

Social Circle UMC Palm Sunday

11 a.m., Social Circle United Methodist Church, 261 South Cherokee Road, the church hosts its Palm Sunday service, 770-464-3854.

Antioch AME Palm Sunday

10 a.m., Antioch AME Church, 1790 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, Pastor Helvis Clayton Moody speaking on Palm Sunday.

Church Anniversary

3 p.m., Mt. Zion AME Church, 119 East 5th Ave., Mansfield, the church celebrates its 137th church anniversary, 770-787-0358.

April 15

Newton BOC

The Newton County Board of Commissioners meeting scheduled for April 15 has been canceled.

April 16

Conyers Housing Authority meeting

4:30 p.m., H. Jack Community Center, 1214 Summer Circle, the Board of Commissioners meeting for the Conyers Housing Authority, 770-483-9301.

April 17

Maundy Thursday service

7 p.m., Red Oak United Methodist Church, 15105 Ga. Highway 36, Covington, the church hosts its Maundy Thursday service, 770-787-0404.

Board of Assessors

10 a.m., Board of Assessors, Conference Room, 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the Rockdale BOA work sessions, 770-278-7650.

Rockdale BOE

6 p.m., Rockdale Board of Education, Room 44, 954 N. Main St., the Rockdale BOE’s Finance Committee meeting, monthly work session to follow at 7 p.m., 770-761-1458.

Maundy Thursday service

7 p.m., White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts its Maundy Thursday service, the Rev. Christopher Shipp speaking, 770-679-0938.

Social Circle UMC Maundy Thursday

6 p.m., Social Circle United Methodist Church, 261 South Cherokee Road, the church hosts its Maundy Thursday service, 770-464-3854.

XYZ Organization

10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, off Ga. Highway 138, the XYZ Organization meeting and program by April Aires, lunch: $6, (deadline to register is April 11), 770-761-7966, Johnnie.

Epiphany Maundy Thursday service

7 p.m., Epiphany Lutheran Church, 2375 Ga. Highway 20, Conyers, the church hosts its Maundy Thursday service, 770-483-6222.

April 18

Red Oak Good Friday service

7 p.m., Red Oak United Methodist Church, 15105 Ga. Highway 36, Covington, the church hosts its Good Friday service, 770-787-0404.

White’s Chapel Good Friday service

7 p.m., White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts its Good Friday service, 770-679-0938.

Social Circle UMC Good Friday

6 p.m., Social Circle United Methodist Church, 261 South Cherokee Road, the church hosts its Good Friday service, Seven Last Words of Christ from the Cross, 770-464-3854.

Trinity Baptist Good Friday service

7 p.m., Trinity Baptist Church, 301 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Good Friday service, www.trinityconyers.org. com.

Foot-washing service

7:30 p.m., Loves and Hugs Christian Tabernacle, 1701 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church hosts a foot-washing service, pastor Jacqueline Flanigan speaking, 770-366-7908, Evangelist Angela Cornell.

Epiphany Good Friday services

1 and 7 p.m., Epiphany Lutheran Church, 2375 Ga. Highway 20, Conyers, the church hosts its Good Friday services, lunch served in the fellowship hall at noon, 770-483-6222.

April 19

East Newton’s Egg Hunt

1 p.m., East Newton Baptist Church, located at the corner of U.S. Highway 278 and Ga. Highway 142, Covington, the church hosts an Easter Egg Hunt — eggs, candy, prizes and fun for all ages.

Rock Temple’s Egg Hunt

1 p.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the Youth Program Department hosts an Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Day, 770-922-5707.

April 20

Red Oak’s Easter services

Red Oak United Methodist Church, 15105 Ga. Highway 36, Covington, the church hosts its Easter services — Sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. (breakfast to follow), contemporary service at 8:45 a.m. and Resurrection service at 11 a.m. (Easter egg hunt to follow), 770-787-0404.

White’s Chapel Easter service

11 a.m., White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts its Easter service, 770-679-0938.

Social Circle UMC Easter services

7 a.m., Social Circle United Methodist Church, 261 South Cherokee Road, the church hosts its Easter Sunrise service, a light breakfast served following service, traditional Easter service held at 11 a.m., 770-464-3854.

Rock Temple’s Easter services

10 a.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the Youth Department hosts its annual Easter Sunday program featuring the Precious Jewels A & B dance teams, 770-922-5707.

Trinity Baptist’s Sunrise service

7:30 a.m., Trinity Baptist Church, 301 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, the church hosts its Easter Sunrise service, www.trinityconyers.org. com.

Epiphany Easter services

Epiphany Lutheran Church, 2375 Ga. Highway 20, Conyers, the church hosts its Easter services — Sunrise service at 6:30 a.m., Festive Service of Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11 a.m., and an Easter Egg Hunt to follow the 11 a.m. service, 770-483-6222.

April 22

Paper Shred Event

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 2228 Emory St., Covington, (across from Hardy’s Floor Coverings), Keep Covington/Newton Beautiful hosts a Paper Shred Event, free shredding of old receipts, taxes, etc., (five box limit).

April 24

Rockdale BOE

7 p.m., Rockdale Board of Education, Room 44, 954 N. Main St., the Rockdale BOE regular session, 770-761-1458.

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