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Community Calendar for Aug. 10, 2014

Aug. 9

Free Clothing Fest

9 a.m. to noon, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1275 Flat Shoals Road, Conyers, the church hosts a free clothing fest, 770-760-7941.

Pet Adoption Day

9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Covington Square, Girl Scout Troup No. 10545 hosts a Pet Adoption event — information on animal homelessness, adopting a pet, multiple animal shelters will be on-site, activities for children and more, 770-329-2950, Kathy Nealy.

‘God’s Not Dead’ Movie

2 p.m., Faith Community Church, 7165 Turner Lake Circle, Covington, the church hosts the viewing of the movie “God’s Not Dead,” limited seating available, visit: www.faithcovington.org.

Christian Writers meeting

10 a.m. to noon, Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Newton Campus, Building D, 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington, the East Metro Atlanta Christian Writers meeting and Marion Montgomery speaking, 404-44407514 or visit: www.emacw.org.

Aug. 10

Bald Rock’s Homecoming

11 a.m., Bald Rock Baptist Church, 2284 Old Covington Road, Conyers, the church celebrates its annual Homecoming service, 770-929-3421.

149th Church Anniversary

10 a.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church hosts its 149th church anniversary celebration and annual Family and Friend’s Day, the Rev. Willie Adams speaking, performance by Our Precious Jewels dance team, dinner following service, 770-922-5707.

Family and Friends Day

9 a.m., Loves and Hugs Christian Tabernacle, 1701 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Family and Friends Day, 770-366-7908.

Calvary’s Homecoming

10 a.m., Calvary Baptist Church, 315 Oglesby Bridge Road, Conyers, the church celebrates its Homecoming service, communion and dinner served following the service.

Almon’s Homecoming

11 a.m., Almon Baptist Church, 122 Almon Road, Covington, the church celebrates its Homecoming service and The Vessels of Praise singing, 770-786-2815.

Family and Friends Day

9 a.m., Loves and Hugs Christian Tabernacle, 1701 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church hosts its annual Family and Friends Day, Pastor Richard Williams speaking, 770-366-7909, Angela Cornell.

Aug. 11

Almon’s Revival

Aug. 11 to 15, 7:30 p.m., Almon Baptist Church, 122 Almon Road, Covington, the church hosts a revival, the Rev. Billy Carroll preaching and special singing each night, 770-786-2815.

Aug. 13

Bald Rock’s Revival

Aug. 13 to 15, 7:30 p.m. nightly, Bald Rock Baptist Church, 2284 Old Covington Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Fall Revival, 770-929-3421.

Aug. 14

Rockdale BOE

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

Aug. 16

Praise Extravaganza

Noon to 6:30 p.m., Wheeler Park Pavilion, 1350 Parker Road, Conyers, High Praise Christian Tabernacle hosts a Praise Extravaganza event featuring Gospel music, dance teams, comedy, bounce house, kids activities and more, 404-697-6356, Pastor Justin.

Assembly Day for Jehovah’s Witnesses

9:50 a.m., Aug. 16 and 17, Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 125 Glenn Road, Conyers, the annual Special Assembly Day for Jehovah’s Witnesses, program theme: “God’s Word Exerts Power,” visit: www.jw.org.

Sabbath Worship

10:45 a.m., Conyers Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 3001 Old Salem Road, Conyers, the church celebrates Sabbath Worship, Dr. Rickie Holmes speaking, 770-483-0764.

Aug. 20

Dave Ramsey classes

6 p.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, 2100 Ga. Highway 138 N.E., the church hosts a nine-week course on Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, 770-483-8700.

Aug. 21

Rockdale BOA

10 a.m., Rockdale Board of Assessors, conference room, 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the Board of Assessors work session, 770-278-7650.

Rockdale BOE

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

XYZ Organization

10:30 a.m., XYZ Organization, First Baptist Church of Conyers, program will be Members Hobbies. Lunch is $6. Deadline to register is Aug. 15. Reservations, call Johnnie, 770-761-7966.

Aug. 23

Gospel Explosion Concert

6 p.m., Rockdale Auditorium, 903 Main St., Conyers, Bald Rock Baptist Church hosts a Gospel Explosion Concert — Larry Tinsley will be the emcee and other featured Gospel music groups, cost: $10 per person, 678-598-4951, Sister Emma Ross.

Aug. 25

Choral Guild Registration

Aug. 25, Sept. 2 and 8, Rockdale Auditorium, off Main Street, Olde Town Conyers, the Covington/Conyers Choral Guild holds registration for new from 6:15 to 6:55 p.m. and for returning members from 7 to 9:15 p.m., membership fee: $50, (regular rehearsals will be held every Monday at 7 p.m.), 678-468-0616, Nancy.

Aug. 30

Driver Safety Class

10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, Driver Safety Class, completion of course may help lower automobile insurance costs, registration requested, 770-922-7965.

Aug. 31

Seniors Ministry Day

11 a.m., Bald Rock Baptist Church, 2284 Old Covington Road, Conyers, the church celebrates Seniors Ministry Day, 770-929-3421.

Sept. 20

Class Reunion

Rockdale County High School Class of 1974 40th reunion, make reservations on Facebook at RCHS Class of 1974 40th Reunion or email, mcdonald8083@bellsouth.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.