Community Calendar for Feb. 7, 2014

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. 12

Auxiliary Jewelry Sale

7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Feb. 12 and 13, Rockdale Medical Center, private dining room, 1412 Milstead Ave., Conyers, the RMC Volunteer Auxiliary hosts a Jewelry Sale (designed by Robin Gerard), proceeds from the sale will help purchase patient equipment for RMC, 770-318-3007.

Feb. 14

Valentine’s Day event

6:30 p.m., Unity Church and Spiritual Center, 933 Commercial St., Conyers, the church hosts a Valentine’s Day event titled, “Love In Any Language,” dinner, entertainment by Judy and Sam Bralley, door prizes and more, cost: $12.50 per person, 770-922-6489.

Feb. 15

Newborn Dixie Jubilee

6 to 9 p.m., (doors open at 5 p.m.), The Olde School House, 4326 Ga. Highway 142, Newborn, the Newborn Dixie Jubilee hosts a Gospel concert featuring Witness4Him, the Dixie Gentlemen and other guests, free event, 770-786-8662, Steve Biggers.

Circuit Assembly

9:40 a.m., Feb. 15 and 16, Conyers Assembly Hall, 125 Glenn Road, Conyers, Circuit Assembly of Jehovah’s Witnesses, theme, “God’s Word is Beneficial for Teaching,” 678-332-9248.

Arbor Day in Oxford

10 a.m. to noon, Oxford City Hall, Meeting Room, 110 West Clark St., Arbor Day in Oxford, winners of Tree Super Heroes art contest announced, refreshments and more, rain or shine, 770-786-7004.

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.

Women’s Missionary Society

Noon to 1 p.m., Pleasant Hill CME Church, 1201 Pleasant Circle, Conyers, the Women’s Missionary Society of the church hosts a free lunch to the community.

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.

Feb. 28

Lions Pancake Supper

5 to 8 p.m., Flint Hill Elementary School, Covington, the Oxford Lions Club hosts the 61st annual pancake supper, cost: $5 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under (all-you-can-eat), 770-786-4896, Nancy Henderson.

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.