Monday

The Southern Wings Bird Club will meet at 7 p.m. at Rhodes Jordan Park Community Center, 100 E. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Southern Wings Bird Club photographer Steve Slayton will speak. Visit www.geocities.com/southernwingsbc or call 770-338-4433.

Wednesday

An informational meeting about a new Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycees) chapter will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Gwinnett Community Bank's Duluth branch at 2775 Buford Highway. The meeting will be held downstairs in the bank's community room. People between the ages of 21 and 40 are encouraged to attend. Visit www.gajaycees.org.

Saturday

The Gwinnett County Fire Department will hold its annual 5K Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. at Tribble Mill Park in Grayson. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Participation costs $15 in advance and $20 the day of the race. All proceeds benefit Gwinnett County Fire employees and their families who are coping with circumstances such as serious illness, injury or death. Register online at www.active.com, or call Billy Clark at 678-687-1747 or Karen Prescott at 678-518-4817.

The M&Ms will perform at

6 p.m. as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

The city of Hoschton holds a Farmer's Market each first and third Saturday through October at its Historic Depot in downtown Hoschton. Market hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call Hoschton City Hall at 706-654-3034.

July 22

Fresh Start for Women Inc. will hold a multi-family yard sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 283 Simonton Road in Lawrenceville. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Proceeds will benefit Fresh Start, a nonprofit group that is dedicated to empowering domestically abused women through physical, spiritual and emotional resources.Those interested in donating items can call 404-543-1017. For more information on Fresh Start, visit www.freshstartforwomen.org.

Shimmer will perform at

6 p.m. as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

Flotilla 24 of the Coast Guard Auxiliary, Lake Lanier, will hold a 13-lesson, three-day course on boating skills and seamanship. Classes will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on July 22, 29 and Aug. 5 at the Corps of Engineers Office, Buford Dam Road in Buford. Instructors are certified Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors. The cost is $45. Successful completion of the course may result in a reduction in boat insurance

premiums. Visit

http://a0700204.uscgaux.info.

July 28

A senior dance will be held from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Bethesda Center on Bethesda Church Road between U.S. Highway 29 and Ga. Highway 194. All ages are welcome at this non-smoking, non-drinking event. The cost, which includes refreshments, is $8. Residents of assisted living facilities or retirement homes pay $5. Call J.R. Stallworth at 770-995-9163.

Ongoing

A new art exhibit, "Joy of Color," will be on display through July 27 at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, 185 W. Crogan St. in downtown Lawrenceville. "Joy of Color" features two-dimensional paintings of Linda Blount, Ingrid Bolton, Dorothy Carter and Elaine Howard. The exhibit is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 770-822-5450.

Pinckneyville Community Center in Norcross will present "Fantasy Chairs and Dolls," featuring the three-dimensional work of the Tangled Thread Doll Club, through July 27. The Pinckneyville Community Center, located at 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross, is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, from

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 770-417-2200 or visit www.gwinnettparks.com.

The Atlanta Youth Choir is holding auditions for its 2006-2007 concert season. Auditions are open to students in grades two through 12. Rehearsals are weekly from August through May at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Snellville. For more information or to request an audition, call 770-982-0549 or visit www.atlantayouthchoir.org.

Auditions are being held for the Gwinnett Young Singers, the Children's Choir of the Hudgens Center for the Arts, on Tuesdays and Saturdays at the Hudgens Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth. Auditions are open to children in grades two through 12 and are by appointment only. Call 770-935-6657 or visit www.gwinnettyoungsingers.com.

Auditions are being held for the Viking Chorus, the young men's chorus of the Gwinnett Young Singers, on Tuesdays and Saturdays by appointment only at the Hudgens Center for the Arts, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth. The auditions are open to boys in middle and high school whose voices have changed. Call 770-935-6657 or visit www.gwinnettyoungsingers.com.

Moms Club of Snellville offers daytime activities Monday through Friday for both children and mothers, with an evening moms-only activity once a month. The Snellville chapter is part of an international support group for at-home mothers. Activities include play groups, park days, book clubs, recipe swaps and holiday parties. Call the Centerville Community Center at 770-985-4713.

Parents' Morning Out offers Christian care for children from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville. Children ages 6 months to 23 months can enroll one to two days per week. Children ages 2 to 3 can enroll one to four days per week. There is also a nine-week summer program for children ages 6 months to 15 months and 16 months to 24 months. Call Olivia at 770-963-0386, ext. 48.

An academic enrichment program is offered by the Centerville Community Center from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. The program is for children ages 3 to 5, and the cost is $140 per month, plus a one-time activity fee of $10 and $25 for books and audio cassettes. Registration is required for the program, which is held at the center, 3025 Bethany Church Road in Centerville. Call Felisha Jackson at 404-299-9750.

A senior water exercise class offered by Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation is held at Mountain Park Pool in Lilburn at 8, 9, 10 and 11 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and at 9 and 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $2 per class. Registration is not required. Call 770-564-4650.

The Asian American Center in the Norcross Human Services Center, 5030 Georgia Belle Court, offers basic and advanced English as a Second Language classes from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, basic and intermediate classes from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, and advanced classes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Limited child care is available for evening classes. The cost is $50 for eight weeks. Call 770-638-5661.

Senior fitness classes are held from 10 to 11 a.m. every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 1350 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Suwanee. The cost is $30 a month. Call 770-945-0594.

Step N' Fit Club meets at 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays to walk the trail at the Centerville Community Center. The club is free, but registration is required. Call 770-985-4713.

Parents' Morning Out is offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Centerville Community Center for children ages 1 to 3. Activities include arts and crafts, fitness, sing-a-longs, show-and-tell and movie time. Cost is $75 per month. Call 770-985-4713.

Free playtime is offered from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesdays at Pinckneyville Community Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross. Call 770-417-2200.

Senior bridge and other games are offered by Duluth Parks & Recreation from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at 3180 Bunten Road. Registration is required for the fitness class. Call 678-417-0187 or 770-814-6981.

AID Gwinnett will offer free anonymous and confidential Orasure HIV testing from

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays and an open support group for people living with HIV/AIDS from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays at its office, 725 Scenic Highway in Lawrenceville. Call 770-962-8396.

Duplicate bridge for seniors is played from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at the Snellville Senior Center, 2350 Oak Road. The cost is $2, and the group guarantees a partner. Participants may bring food to eat during the noon break. Call Dottie at 770-979-2849.

Step Bases Support Group for families and individuals affected by mental illness meets at 8 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 U.S. 29 in Lawrenceville. Call 770-822-2795 or e-mail rericspencerl@aol.com.

Moms and Tots Storytime is held at 10:30 a.m. Mondays at Barnes & Noble, 2205 Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth. The storytime is free. Call 770-495-7200.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, a nonprofit weight-loss support group, meets at 6:15 p.m. Mondays at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 Lawrenceville Highway. Call 800-932-8677 or visit www.tops.org.

Weekly conversational English (ESL) classes are held at 7 p.m. Mondays at Barnes & Noble, 2205 Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth. Classes are free. Call 770-495-7200.

The Pinckneyville Writers group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at the Pinckneyville Community Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross. Meetings are free. Call 770-417-2200 for additional information.

Gamblers Anonymous meets Monday nights in Norcross. Call 404-237-7281.

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.

Gwinnett Community Band meets at 7:30 p.m. Mondays in the Meadowcreek High School band room. The band is open to all adults with previous musical experience. Call music director Ron Brooks at 770-945-8734 or visit www.gwinnettband.org.

The Lawrenceville Employment Assistance Program meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of the month at the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Admission is free, and no registration is required. Call 770-963-0386.

Norcross For Teens Only book club meets at 7 p.m. the first Monday of the month at the Barnes & Noble in Norcross. Teen bookseller Sara S. will facilitate the group. Call Denise O'Connor at 770-209-4431.

The Moms Club of North Lawrenceville meets at 10 a.m. the first Monday of the month at Pump it Up, 460 Brogdon Road N.E. in Suwanee. Call Mitzi at 770-277-1844.

Crossroads Career Network meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the first Monday of the month at Snellville United Methodist Church, 2428 E. Main St. in Snellville. Admission is free. Call 770-972-9360 or visit crossroadscareer.org.

Send items for the Community Calendar 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.