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Community Calendar for Feb. 12, 2014

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.

Canceled BOE meeting

The special called board meeting scheduled for Feb. 12 for the Rockdale County Board of Education has been canceled.

Feb. 13

Valentine’s Dinner and Show

5 p.m., Olivia Haydel Senior Center, 1240 Dogwood Drive, Conyers, the Senior Center hosts a Valentine’s Dinner and Show, cost: $10 for non-members, $8 for members and $7.50 for children 10 and under, proceeds benefit the Senior Center, 70-278-7263.

Canceled BOE meeting

The work session meeting scheduled for Feb. 12 for the Rockdale County Board of Education has been canceled.

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.

Christian Concert

6 p.m., The Baptist Tabernacle, 10119 Access Road, Covington, the church hosts a concert featuring Gold City, free event (love offering taken), 770-786-7775.

Beekeepers Course

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Rockdale County Cooperative Extension, 1400 Parker Road, Lobby A, Conyers, RCCE hosts the East Metro Beekeepers Short Course — equipment assembly, where to get bees, extracting the honey, etc., pre-registration required, cost: $35, 770-278-7373.

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.

XYZ Organization

10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Conyers, off Ga. Highway 138, the XYZ Organization meeting, Roy Mitchell presenting the program, cost for lunch: $6 per person, (deadline to register is Feb. 14), 770-761-7966, Johnnie.

Feb.22

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. 23

Women in Ministry

10:30 a.m., Trinity Baptist Church, 301 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Women in Ministry celebration, Karen Woods speaking, 770-922-8944.

Feb. 25

Retired Educators meeting

First United Methodist Church, 921 Main St., Conyers, the Rockdale Retired Educators Association meeting, Rita Marable speaking, 770-483-9238.

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.

March 4

Pancake Supper

5 t0 7 p.m., Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 4140 Clark St., Covington, the church hosts a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, music and fun, cost: $5 for adults or $15 per family, proceeds benefit the community, 770-786-3278.

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.