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Community Calendar for Jan. 26, 2014

Community Calendar

Jan. 26

Gospel Singing

6 p.m., Community Church of Praise, 3851 Union Church Road, Stockbridge, the church hosts a Gospel Singing featuring The Shireys, 770-918-0008, Pastor Ken Smith.

Jan. 27

ABWA meeting

6 to 8 p.m., The Wall Street Executive Suites, 2375 Wall St., #140, Conyers, the ABWA New-Roc Charter Chapter meeting, Brian Howe speaking, 404-786-1077, Gigi Peters.

Jan. 28

Retired Educators Association

11:30 a.m., First Methodist Church, 921 Main St., Conyers, the Rockdale Retired Educators Association meeting, reservations required for lunch, 770-483-6808, Helen.

Soil and Water Conservation District

8:30 a.m., Rockdale County Extension Office, 1400 Parker Road, Lobby A, the Rockdale County Soil and Water Conservation District meeting, 478-445-5766.

Feb. 1

Crosspoint Cares

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Crosspoint Christian Church, 986 Apple Orchard Drive (behind Pippen’s BBQ), Conyers, the church hosts a Crosspoint Cares event — free coffee and doughnuts from 9 to 11 a.m. and free hot dogs, chips and lemonade from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 770-483-1887.

Cinderella Casting Auditions

Noon to 1 p.m., Covington Regional Ballet, 1114 College Ave., Covington, the Newton County Arts Associate and CRB hosts Public Cast Auditions for Cinderella — performance dates are May 3 and 4 — fee: $125, visit: www.CovingtonRegionalBallet.com.

‘Stop the Bullying’ Workshop

10 to 11:30 a.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church hosts a “Stop the Bullying” workshop, Pastor Alfred Vaughn and the Rev. Herman Dennis speaking, lunch served following workshop.

Feb. 4

Driver Safety Class

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Olivia Haydel Senior Center, 1240 Dogwood Drive, Conyers, driver safety class, cost: $15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members (may help reduce auto insurance rates), 770-922-7965.

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.

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 1-888-227-7669.

Feb. 6

Board of Assessors

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

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.