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Riverdale Department of Community, Cultural Affairs and Leisure Services will present Gospel on the Green Saturday.
The Jonesboro Church of God, 9823 South Main St., Jonesboro, will be hosting its annual Fall Festival from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. Events include a silent action featuring collector dolls and a barbecue dinner. The price of the dinner, including drink, is $8. For more information, please call 770-471-7575.
Bethel United Methodist Church, at 465 Fairview Road in Stockbridge, will host a fish fry Saturday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Fish, slaw, fries, hush puppies and a drink will be served for a donation of $7.50 per plate. The event will include an auction by the Rock Club at 1 p.m. Call 770-474-2570 or visit www.bethel-umc.com.
Announcements for Clayton County residents
Dixon Grove Baptist Church, 7690 Fielder Road, Jonesboro, will celebrate the 32nd anniversary of Pastor James Harris and Sylvia Harris with a revival starting at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday.
Forest Park First Baptist Church, 634 Main St., Forest Park, will host its VIP Ministries at 10:45 a.m. Senior adults are welcome to join in fellowship, lunch and a special program. Paul D. Robins, former minister of music, will be the program speaker. For more information, call (404) 366-6333.
The last day of the “Back to School Immunization Campaign” sponsored by the Clayton County Board of Health, 1117 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, will be Aug. 17, from 7:45 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Higher Living Christian Church, 2455 Mt. Carmel Road, Hampton, will hold its inaugural Jazz Festival from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m.
The Clayton County Board of Health, 1117 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, will host a “Back to School Immunization Campaign,” July 23 until Aug. 17, 7:45 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Greater Works Missionary Baptist Church hosts Vacation Bible School
Southside Seventh-Day Adventists host workshop on abuse in all its forms
Coming Tuesday: A look at honey bees
District will make vote on final budget Monday
Charity Baptist Fellowship, 9181 Floyd Road, Jonesboro, will host its Vacation Bible School for children 2 to 17, from 6:15 p.m., to 9 p.m., each evening. This year’s theme is “Signs of Life.”