Community Calendar for May 20, 2014

May 21

Conyers Housing Authority

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

May 22

Concerts on the Square

Noon, the Square in Covington, Newton County Arts Association hosts its Spring Luncheon Concerts on the Square featuring Shane Millwood, (rain location: Turner Lake Recreation Center), visit: www.newtoncountyarts.org.

Rockdale BOE

6 p.m., Rockdale County Board of Education, Board Room, 954 N. Main St., the BOE has called a special meeting regarding the tentative adoption of the proposed fiscal year 2015 budget, 770-761-1458.

Conyers Lunch Bunch

11:30 a.m., Hogs, Hens, Heifers BBQ, 1191 Irwin Bridge Road, Conyers, the Conyers High School Lunch Bunch social, 770-938-0584, Jerry Mills.

East Side Scottish Rite

6 p.m., PaPa’s Restaurant, off Sigman Road, Conyers, the East Side Scottish Rite meeting, Brother Ross Laver speaking, cost: $9.25 per person, 770-922-6591.

May 24

Church Yard Sale

Daybreak to 3 p.m., Gateway Community Church, 11677 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, the youth of the church host a yard sale, proceeds benefit youth missions, 770-787-1015.

Church Barbecue

11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Lovejoy United Methodist Church, 12835 Ga. Highway 36, Covington, the church hosts its annual barbecue event, cost: $8 for an adult plate, $4 for a child’s plate, $8 for 1 pound of barbecue and $8 for 1 pound of stew.

May 29

Concerts on the Square

Noon, the Square in Covington, Newton County Arts Association hosts its Spring Luncheon Concerts on the Square featuring the Jon Browne Quartet, (rain location: First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall), visit: www.newtoncountyarts.org.

Senior Health Fair

9 a.m. to noon, Olivia Haydel Senior Center, 1240 Dogwood Drive, Conyers, the Senior Center hosts a Sickness Prevention Health Fair — free health screenings: mammograms, mental health, medical counseling, cancer åinformation, blood pressure screenings and more, 770-278-7230.

May 31

Newborn Dixie Jubilee

6 to 9 p.m., The Old School House, Newborn, the Newborn Dixie Jubliee host a Gospel Show featuring the Dixie Gentlemen in concert with guest singers, free admission, 770-786-8662, Steve Biggers.

June 1

Music Camp

June 1 to 8, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. nightly, Crossroads United Methodist Church, 2460 Ga. Highway 138 N.E., Conyers, the church hosts a music camp titled “The Music Man” — games, crafts and music, for ages 4 through rising sixth-graders, cost: $20 per child, sibling $10, 770-388-7438 or visit: crossroadsumc.net.

June 2

County Line VBS

June 2 to 6, 9 a.m. to noon, County Line Baptist Church, 3325 Ga. Highway 162, Covington, the church hosts Vacation Bible School for Pre-K to sixth-graders, 770-786-2637.

Patriots Softball Camp

June 2 to 5, 9 a.m. to noon daily, Heritage High School, Softball field, off Granade Road, Conyers, Patriots Softball Camp themed: “All the Small Things,” cost: $70 (include camp T-shirt), for ages 6 to 14, 770-361-0747, Coach Jason McBay or visit: heritagehighschoolsoftball.shutterfly.com.

June 7

Monastery 5K Run

8:30 a.m, Monastery of the Holy Spirit, 2625 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, Monastery 5K/Fun Run-Walk to benefit the food bank, cost: $25 for the run; $15 for the 1.5-mile fun run; free for kids 10 and under, register at www.trappist.net.

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.