Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church of Rome Inc., 17 Pennington Ave., will be feeding the hungry from 3:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 23. For more information call 706-234-6413.

Pisgah Baptist Church, 5603 Alabama Highway SW, will cancel morning prayers and Bible study for Wednesday, Dec. 23, due to the Christmas holiday, and hold them instead on Sunday, Dec. 27. There will be no Brotherhood Breakfast on Saturday, Jan. 2. The next one will be Saturday, Feb. 6.


Silver Creek United Methodist Church, 36 Reeceburg Road, will sponsor a free community lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 26. To maintain appropriate social distancing, distribution will be drive-through only. This month’s menu is hot dogs, chips, slaw, dessert and drink. For more information, call or text 706-506-6493. Everyone is welcome.


The American Red Cross is holding a blood and platelet drive from 2-7 p.m. on Dec. 30 at the Red Cross office, 112 John Maddox Drive. Donors will get long-sleeved T-shirts while they last. To make an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit Face coverings are required.

Greater Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 445 E. 14th St., will have Watch Night Services beginning at 11 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 31. This will be a drive-in church service following all of the CDC and health guidelines. All are welcome. For more information, contact Rev. Shields at 706-234-2091.


The AlAnon support group now meets at Westminster Church, 1941 Shorter Ave. The time will remain the same, at noon each Wednesday. Everyone is invited to come.

The Our Lady of the Three Rivers Chapter of the Society of Mary meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church, 42 Ash St. For more information about the chapter call 706-506-1241.

VFW Post 4911 at 2632 Cedartown Highway hosts Bingo every Friday night. You do not have to be a member of the VFW to play. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., the kitchen opens at 6 p.m., and the games begin at 7:30 p.m. Cash prizes. Hot food and snacks available.

Pisgah Baptist Church, 5603 Alabama Highway, is holding services in the Fellowship Hall/gymnasium. Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m., Sunday worship is at 10:50 a.m. On Wednesdays they offer 8:30 a.m. prayers and, at 7 p.m., Bible study and a youth meeting.

Bush Arbor Baptist Church, 3290 Black’s Bluff Road, holds Sunday School at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m. and evening services at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Wednesday night Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. For more information, visit their Facebook page or call 770-885-0779.

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church holds online prayers at 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday on their Facebook page. Sunday worship at 10 a.m. is on WLAQ radio 96.9FM or 1410AM or the website Adult Forum is at 11:15 a.m. via Zoom. Contact the church office for login credentials at 706-291-9111.

St. Andrew’s Anglican Church, 42 Ash St., meets for Holy Communion Sundays at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome. A nursery is provided. For more information call 706-506-1241.

The NWGA Center for Independent Living holds a COVID-19 Peer Support call every Monday at 2 p.m. via the Zoom website and by phone. For the link and password, or if you need assistance, contact Christina Holtzclaw at 628-246-1825 or

American Legion Post 136 from Lindale meets the fourth Monday of the month starting at 6 p.m. in the VFW post at 2642 Cedartown Highway. Masks are required.

DAV Chapter 95 meets the fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at VFW Post 4911 on Cedartown Highway. Face masks are required. For more information or assistance in filing VA claims, contact Chapter Commander Art Cook at 334-208-2736.

To list an event in Community Calendar email or call 706-290-5252.

To list an event email or call 706-290-5252. 


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