Community Calendar for Feb. 5, 2014

Feb. 5

Class of 1961

11:30 a.m., El Charro’s Mexican Restaurant, off the Bypass Road, Covington, the Newton County High School Class of 1961 meeting, visit: www.newtoncountyhighschool1961.com.

Early Learning Registration

9 a.m. to noon, First Baptist Church of Conyers, off Ga. Highway 138, the Early Learning Center is holding registration for the 2014-15 school year for preschool and kindergarten, visit: www.firstconyers.com/elc.

AARP TaxAide

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Feb. 5 and 6, Newton County Library, 7116 Floyd St., AARP TaxAide is offering free tax help for taxpayers with low and middle income, visit: www.aarp.org/taxaide or 888-227-7669.

Baby Story Time

10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the library hosts Baby Story Time for ages babies up to 20 months, Feb. 5, 12 and 19, registration required, 770-388-5040 ext. 113.

Conyers Council

The Conyers City Council scheduled for Feb. 5 has been canceled, 770-483-4411.

Feb. 6

Board of Assessors

10 a.m., BOA Conference Room, 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the BOA general meeting, 770-278-7650.

Feb. 8

Book Sale

10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the Friends of the Nancy Guinn Library hosts a Used Book Sale, 770-388-5040.

East Metro Women’s Luncheon

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mama Maria’s Italian Grill, 10205 Access Road, Covington, the East Metro Women’s Connection “Big Bang … Birthday Bash” luncheon, cost: $14 per person, (reservations requested by Feb. 6 for lunch and are necessary for childcare), 770-786-8352, Jean.

Christian Writers

10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Georgia Piedmont Technical College’s Newton Campus, Building D, 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington, the East Metro Women Atlanta Christian Writers hosts its monthly meeting titled “Getting Connected,” Martha Brown, Jeff Hipp, Patricia Manns, Jackie Rod and Brian Thompson presenting, 404-444-7514 or visit: www.emacw.org.

Women’s Prayer Breakfast

10 a.m., Loves and Hugs Christian Tabernacle, 1701 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church hosts its annual Women’s Prayer Breakfast, tickets: $10, 770-313-5988, Toni Barber.

Feb. 10

Book Fair

7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Feb. 10 and 11, Newton Medical Center, Main Lobby, 5126 Hospital Drive, Covington, the NMC Auxiliary hosts a “Books are Fun” Book Fair, 770-788-6553.

Feb. 17

Games at the Library

5 p.m., Nancy Guinn Library, 864 Green St., Conyers, the library hosts Wii and board games at the library, 770-388-5040.

Feb. 19

Conyers Housing Authority

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

Feb. 20

Board of Assessors

10 a.m., BOA Conference Room, 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the BOA work session, 770-278-7650.


Celebrating Newton County

3 to 6 p.m., Newton County High School, Auditorium, 1 Ram Way, the Newton County Minister’s Union hosts Celebrating Newton County — Black History: Remembering and Celebrating our Past, Present and Future, Pastor Hezekiah Benton speaking.

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.