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Gospel on the Green event held Saturday in Riverdale

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.

HENRY CHURCH BULLETIN/Sept. 6, 2012: Fish fry Saturday at Bethel United Methodist

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

AROUND CLAYTON/Sept. 6, 2012: Rotary club meets

Announcements for Clayton County residents

CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Sept. 6, 2012: Anniversary celebration on tap

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.

CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Aug. 24, 2012: Forest Park church hosts VIP ministries

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.

AROUND CLAYTON/Aug. 17, 2012: Last day for immunizations

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.

CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Aug. 16, 2012: Jazz Festival in Hampton coming up

Higher Living Christian Church, 2455 Mt. Carmel Road, Hampton, will hold its inaugural Jazz Festival from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m.

Holy Cross church moves

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.

AROUND CLAYTON: July 20, 2012

Greater Works Missionary Baptist Church hosts Vacation Bible School


Southside Seventh-Day Adventists host workshop on abuse in all its forms

CLAYTON FAITH NOTEBOOK/June 21, 2012: A look at honey bees

Coming Tuesday: A look at honey bees


District will make vote on final budget Monday

CLAYTON FAITH NOTEBOOK/ June 14, 2012: Charity hosts VBS

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.”