The Community Calendar runs Sunday. Send items to calendar@gwinnettdailypost.
com or the Gwinnett Daily Post, P.O. Box 603, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. The fax number is 770-339-8081. Please include event name, address, phone number and cost. Deadline is two weeks prior to the event.
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Philadelphia Winn Chapter, will meet at
2 p.m. today at Lawrenceville Female Seminary Building, 455 South Perry St. S.W. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-945-1435.
The Gwinnett Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the second floor of the Old Gwinnett Courthouse on the square in Lawrenceville.
Breakfast of Champions will meet Dec. 1 at the 1818 Club, 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth. Breakfast runs from 6:45 to 7:15 a.m., and the program runs from 7:15 to 9:15 a.m. The event is free, but registration is required. Call Art Butcher at 404-630-2097 or visit www.atlbusinessacademy.com.
Salvation Army of Gwinnett County, 3455 Sugarloaf Parkway in Lawrenceville, will distribute Thanksgiving baskets to families in need at
2 p.m. Monday. Call 770-963-8802.
Salvation Army will open its Angel Trees at Gwinnett Place Mall and Mall of Georgia on Nov. 28. Volunteers are needed to sponsor children in need this Christmas. Call 770-963-8802.
Civic and community
Rotary Club of Snellville meets at 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the Summit Chase Country Club, 3197 Classic Drive in Snellville. The cost is $10. Call 770 225-6040 or visit www.snellvillerotary.org.
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 232 in Snellville meets at 8 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at its location at 3163 U.S. Highway 78. Dinner is at 7 p.m. Call Pam Litton at 770-972-0296 or visit amerleggapost232.tripod.com.
Lions Club of Lawrenceville holds a dinner meeting at 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at Ryan's, 419 W. Pike St. Call 770-513-1989.
Buford/North Gwinnett Rotary Club meets at noon Wednesdays at People's Bank & Trust, 1899 Buford Highway N.E. in Buford. Call 770-932-1900.
Duluth Rotary Club meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the 1818 Club, 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway. The cost is $12. Call 770-232-1818.
Community Council of Gwinnett County meets at
10 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month except for June and July. Members and guests can arrive at 9:30 a.m. at the Rhodes Jordan Park Community Center in Lawrenceville. Membership is $30 for an agency or business and $20 for an individual. Call 770-441-1876 or e-mail email@example.com.
Button Gwinnett Stamp Club meets at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month except for January, May and December at Lilburn City Hall, 76 Main St. in Lilburn. Call Rick Muszynski at 770-962-4707.
Lawrenceville Kiwanis Club meets at noon Thursdays at LongHorn Steakhouse, 800 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Lawrenceville. Call 678-376-3021.
Gwinnett County Recreation Authority meets at
7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville, in the Conference Center, Room A. Call Percy Scott at 770-339-8081.
American Legion Post 127 offers karaoke from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays at its location on Sawnee Avenue in Buford. Participants must be at least 21 years old. Call 770-932-2386.
Hobbies and games
Chess Club meets from 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays at the Pinckneyville Community Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Call 770-417-2200.
Southern Wings Bird Club meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of the month in the second-floor conference room at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. Call Jeff Schwartz at 770-338-4433 or visit www.geocities.com/southernwingsbc.
Bridge Club meets on Thursdays at the Pinckneyville Community Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. Call 770-417-2200.
Gwinnett Amateur Radio Society meets from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at Central Baptist Church, 250 Gwinnett Drive in Lawrenceville. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, call 770-962-7897 or visit www.gars.org.
Gwinnett Woodworkers Association meets from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at Stone Mountain Power Tools, 535 Indian Trail Road in Lilburn. Meetings include free woodworking seminars and demonstrations. Visit www.gwinnettwoodworkers.com.
Atlanta Hobby Robot Club meets from 10 a.m. to noon the last Saturday of the month at Pinckneyville Community Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross. The meetings feature advice on robots and a robot contest. Call 770-417-2200.
Northeast Georgia Civil War Round Table meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. the first Sunday of the month at the Gwinnett History Museum, 455 S. Perry St. in Lawrenceville. Features include guest lectures on Civil War topics. Call Steve Narrie at 770-972-0528.
Gwinnett Historical Society meets at 7:30 p.m. the third Monday of the month at the historic Gwinnett County Courthouse in downtown Lawrenceville. The society meets monthly except in June, July and August. Call 770-822-5174 or visit email@example.com.
William E. Simmons Camp 96, Sons of Confederate Veterans, and The Miss Molly Ambrose Simmons, Order Of Confederate Rose, meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month at the Gwinnett History Museum, 455 Perry St. in Lawrenceville. Features include lectures on the battles of the War Between The States, and the history of the South during the time of the war and Reconstruction. Guests welcome. Call Commander Joe Bath or Marie Bath at 770-554-9377 after
Greater Gwinnett Rose Society meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of most months at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center. Call Susan Clingenpeel at 770-868-4476 or e-mail Roses4sjc@aol.com.
Gwinnett Family Child Care Association meets at
7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the Lord Lutheran Church, 1001 Duluth Highway in Lawrenceville. Membership is open to all registered child care providers. Call 678-473-9690 or visit www.gfcca.com.
Historic Downtown Lawrenceville Merchants Association Inc. holds its regular meeting the first Thursday of the month at Scoops on the Square, 101 S. Perry St. Call 678-407-3444.
Companion Animal Rescue League holds pet adoptions from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Saturday at Petsmart Johns Creek at the intersection of Ga. Highway 141 and McGinnis Ferry Road.
Pooches & Pals Club meets at 1 p.m. the second Saturday of the month at Pinckneyville Community Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross. The club is free.
Gwinnett Harbingers Toastmasters meets from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of the month at Gwinnett Medical Center, 1000 Medical Center Blvd. in Lawrenceville, in MOB 100, Suite 115, Classroom B. Call Katrina Stone at 678-584-6796.
Gwinnett Toastmasters meets at 7:30 p.m. Fridays at Matthews Cafeteria, 2299 Main St. in Tucker. Call 770-469-3832 or visit www.geocities.com/gwinnetttoastmasters.
Northeast Toastmasters - International Speech Contest Club meets at 7:30 a.m. the first and third Saturdays of the month at Shoney's restaurant, at the corner of Indian Trail Road and Willow Oak Trail in Norcross. Call Connie Haberski at 404-428-1501.
Gwinnett Gavel Club, a Girl Scout Council of Northwest Georgia sponsored club and affiliate of Toastmasters International, provides an encouraging environment for middle school and high school age girls to improve their public speaking skills. The club meets at 9:30 a.m. every first and third Saturday of the month at Cannon United Methodist Church, 2424 Webb Gin House Road, Snellville. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shopping for Hope, a raffle benefiting children with special needs, will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. today at Toys-R-Us Mall of Georgia. There will be free food from Crossroads, live holiday music by Pat Salarullo and gift wrapping available.
Shepley's Christmas Craft Show will be held 3 to 9 p.m. Dec. 2 and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 3. The show will feature homemade salsa, jams and jellies, painted gourds, Santas, snowmen and angels, ornaments, children's clothing and other items. The show is located in the Buckingham subdivision in Lawrenceville, located off Collins Hill Road at 1960 Parliament Drive. Call 770-513-9316.
Gwinnoters, the Gwinnett chapter of the North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association, meets from 2 to 4 p.m. the fourth Sunday of the month at the Gwinnett History Museum, 455 S. Perry St. in Lawrenceville. Call David Roth at 770-822-1696.
Georgia Connection, Women's four-part harmony chorus, rehearses at 7:30 p.m. Mondays in the fellowship hall at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 1400 Killian Hill Road in Lilburn. Call 770-717-4031 or visit www.gaconnection.org.