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Community Calendar for Feb. 18, 2014

Feb. 18

Rockdale BOE

2:30 p.m., Rockdale Career Academy Auditorium, 1064 Culpepper Drive, Conyers, the Rockdale County Board of Education holds a special called meeting, 770-761-1458.

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.

Lunch and Learn series

Noon, Conyers First United Methodist Church, 921 N. Main St., Darrell Huckaby hosts a Lunch and Learn series titled: “I Love to Tell the Story - a Southern Man Looks at the Book of Luke,” a grab-and-go lunch available at 11:30 a.m. for $6, no charge to attended the program, reservations requested, 770-483-4236.


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.

Black History Tribute

5 p.m., White’s Chapel UMC, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Celebration of Black History, 770-679-0938, Minister Junice Roberston.

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. 26


7:30 p.m. nightly, (Feb. 26, 27 and 28), Loves and Hugs Christian Tabernacle, 1701 Klondike Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Revival, 770-366-7908.

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.


7:30 p.m., The Two-Edged Sword Fellowship Church, 1973 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers, the church hosts a one-night ENUF revival, 770-760-0059.

March 2

Church Anniversary

11 a.m., White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2020 White’s Chapel Road, Conyers, the church celebrates its 144th Church Anniversary, Pastor Harold Cobb speaking, celebration meal following service, 770-679-0938.

Special Speaker

7 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church, Parish Hall, 2621 Ga. Highway 20, S.E., Conyers, the St. Pius X Women’s Jail Ministry hosts Chris Sandy and Eric Krug who will be speaking on the tragic consequences of drinking and driving, 770-483-3660.

March 4

Pancake Supper

5 to 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.

March 5

Class of 1961

11:30 a.m., IHOP Restaurant, off Industrial Boulevard, Covington, the Newton County High School Class of 1961 lunch meeting, 770-267-4259, Phyllis White Allgood.

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