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Community Calendar: North Edition

Today

Lighthouse Baptist Church will host a revival at 6 p.m. today and continuing at 7:30 p.m. from Monday through Friday. The church is located at 5636 Highway 20, Buford. Call 770-945-2977.

Monday

The Gwinnett Choral Guild, Gwinnett's community choir, kicks off rehearsals for its 2007-08 season Monday. The group rehearses at 7:30 p.m. every Monday at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 U.S. Highway 29 S. in Lawrenceville. The guild welcomes returning members and encourages new members for all voice parts. Call 404-223-9962 or visit gwinnettchoralguild.org.

Wednesday

Team Impact will host High School, Middle School and Kids Night at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Aug. 19 at Blackshear Place Baptist Church, 3428 Atlanta Highway in Flowery Branch. Call 770-534-7058 or visit www.team-impact.com.

Thursday

Newcomer Women's Club of Northeast Suburban Atlanta will hold a free coffee meeting at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Suwanee Station Clubhouse, 1285 Station Center Blvd. in Suwanee. Call Ginny at 770-614-3216 or visit www.newcomersclubatlanta.com.

REI Buford will offer a Bike Maintenance 101 class at 7 p.m. Thursday at the store, 1600 Mall of Georgia Blvd., suite 800, Buford. The cost is $20 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Call 770-831-0676.

Friday

Joe Forry will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Friday at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. Call 770-865-9145.

Saturday

Sister Hazel will play a free concert Saturday at Suwanee Town Center Park, located at the intersection of Buford Highway and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Suwanee. The show opens at 7 p.m. with Five Star Iris. Food and beverages, including beer and wine, will be available for purchase, but no alcohol can be brought into the park. Off-site parking is available at Shawnee North Business Center, 305 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road. Complimentary shuttles will begin running at 6:30 p.m. Visit www.suwanee.com.

The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will hold a Heritage Hike at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday at the center, 2020 Clean Water Drive, Buford. Attendees are asked to wear appropriate footwear. Visit www.gwinnettehc.com.

The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will hold Club Method for middle and high-school students from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the center, 2020 Clean Water Drive, Buford. The program will help students learn about the exciting world of science. Visit www.gwinnettehc.com.

North Gwinnett Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help Group meets from 10 a.m. to noon the third Saturday of every month at Red Sky Cafe and Coffeehouse, 2033 Buford Highway, Buford. Call Emily at 770-682-0359.

Flotilla 24 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary at Lake Lanier will wrap up its boating skills and seamanship course from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at The Corps of Engineers Office, 1050 Buford Dam Road in Buford. The cost is $40 for this two-day, six-lesson course. Call Evelyn Kennedy at 770-451-4891.

Dennis Nunnelley will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. Call 770-865-9145.

Aug. 19

REI Buford will hold an event to gear up for the Breast Cancer 3-Day walk at 1 p.m. Aug. 19 at the store, 1600 Mall of Georgia Blvd., suite 800, Buford. At the free event, experienced walkers will discuss proper footwear, outerwear, camping gear and hydration essentials. E-mail Daniel Jessee at djessee@rei.com or call 770-831-0676.

Aug. 21

REI Buford will hold a Wilderness Navigation class at 7 p.m. Aug. 21 at the store, 1600 Mall of Georgia Blvd., suite 800, Buford. The free class will introduce newcomers to orienteering. E-mail Daniel Jessee at djessee@rei.com or call 770-831-0676.

Aug. 24

Walter Biel will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. Call 770-865-9145.

Aug. 25

The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will offer the Science in Action Badge program for Girl Scouts from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 25 at the center, 2020 Clean Water Drive, Buford. Registration is recommended, and the cost is $6 per Brownie. To register, call 770-904-3500.

Dennis Nunnelley will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. Call 770-865-9145.

Aug. 31

Charles and Lori will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. Call 770-865-9145.

Sept. 13

Miss Gwinnett County Youth Pageants will be held starting at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13, starting at 7 p.m. Sept. 14 and starting at 1 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds, 2405 Sugarloaf Parkway in Lawrenceville. The pageants are open to Gwinnett County residents ages 6 months to 17 years old. The registration fee is $75 until Aug. 26. The cost after Aug. 26 is $85. Call Karen at 678-620-0885. For more information and a registration form, visit www.gwinnettcountyfair.com.

Sept. 15

Miss Gwinnett County Pageant will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds, 2405 Sugarloaf Parkway in Lawrenceville. Interested parties can meet at 3:45 p.m. Sept. 9 at the pageant building at Gwinnett County Fairgrounds. If interested, call Karen by Sept. 1 at 678-620-0885 or visit www.gwinnettcountyfair.com.

Ongoing-general

The Level Creek United Methodist Church offers CPU /Drop Box for donations of used clothing and shoes. The church is located at 4844 Suwanee Dam Road, Suwanee. Call 770-945-0205.

Unity Christ Center presents the ongoing "A Course in Miracles" at 9:30 a.m. Sundays and 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The center is located at 3474 S. Scales Road in Suwanee. An offering is requested. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.unitychristcenter.org.

Epiphany Lutheran Church holds senior fitness classes for those age 50 and older from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the church, 1350 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Suwanee. The cost is $30. Call 770-945-0594.

MOMS Club of Buford-Mill Creek offers daytime activities for at-home mothers and children. Activities include monthly meetings, park/play days, playgroups, field trips, a book club, moms' night out, service projects and more. The group meets at 10 a.m. the third Friday of every month at Buford Presbyterian Church, 1242 Buford Highway, Buford. E-mail bufordmillcreekmoms@yahoo.com or visit www.momsclub.org.

Ongoing-specific days

Monday

Families Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. every Monday at Level Creek United Methodist Church in the church parlor, 4844 Suwanee Dam Road in Suwanee. Call 404-725-4861 or visit www.familiesanonymous.org.

Senior fitness classes are held from 10 to 11 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the George Pierce Park Senior Fitness Center, 55 Buford Highway in Suwanee. The cost is $54 for six weeks. Call 770-945-0594.

Living Faith Church offers Brazilian jujitsu, mauy thai and MMA classes for men and women at 6 p.m. every Monday. The church is located at 1707 Enterprise Drive, Buford. Classes are free. Call 770-402-4860.

Level Creek United Methodist Church will host a Cadets 1400 group meeting for second- and third-grade girls at 7 p.m. Mondays. Level Creek United Methodist is located at 4844 Level Creek Road in Suwanee. Call 770-945-0205.

The Light, a men's sexual purity support group, meets Monday evenings at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Confidentiality is assured. Call 678-386-7349.

Celebrate Recovery will meet at 7 p.m. Mondays at Sugarloaf Community Church, 1401 Old Peachtree Road in Suwanee. Child care is available. Call 770-476-1400 ext. 232 or e-mail cr@sugarloafcc.org.

Fresh Start Divorce Recovery Group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at Living Faith Church, 1707-A Enterprise Drive in Buford, in the Brickton Complex. Child care is available. Call 770-271-9888.

Tuesday

Senior Bridge Club meets from 9:30 a.m. to noon Tuesdays at Bogan Community Center, 2723 N. Bogan Road in Buford. Reservations are required. Call 770-614-2060.

Suwanee Goodtimers Senior Recreation Club, sponsored by Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation, meets at 11:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Rhodes Jordan Community Center, 100 E. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Gwinnett County seniors and visitors are invited to bring a covered dish. Call 770-822-5414 or visit www.gwinnettparks.com.

Wednesday

TeenMOPS, a support network for women ages 19 and younger who are pregnant or parenting, meets from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Dinner and child care are provided. Call 770-945-2845, ext. 244.

The Buford/North Gwinnett Rotary Club meets at noon on Wednesdays at Peoples Bank, 1899 Buford Highway in Buford. Call 770-932-1900, ext. 4441.

Gamblers Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Buford Human Services Center, 2755 Suwanee Ave. in Buford. Call 404-237-7281.

Bogan Gold Wings Senior Recreation Club, sponsored by Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation, meets at 11 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Bogan Park. Gwinnett County seniors and visitors are invited to bring a covered dish. Call 770-614-2060.

Shadowbrook Baptist Church will offer Divorce Care Recovery classes from 6 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday through August. The church is located at 4187 Suwanee Dam Road, Suwanee. Classes will be held in room A-125. Call 770-945-1524.

A Celebrate Recovery group meets at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Living Faith Church, 1707 Enterprise Drive in Buford, in the Brickton Complex. Child care is available. Call 770-271-9888.

A singles connection class for those age 25 and older meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays in Room M141 at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Call 770-945-2845.

A Victims of Abuse group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Living Faith Church in Buford, 1707 Enterprise Drive in Buford. Call 770-271-9888.

Thursday

St. Mary and St. Martha of Bethany Episcopal Church hosts a monthly cancer support group at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of every month. The church is located at 3805 Braselton Highway, Buford. Call 770-271-4067.

"Lessons of the Master," led by Raymond Gibson, is held at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Unity Christ Center, 3474 S. Scales Road in Suwanee. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.unitychristcenter.org

Saturday

Galleries, shops and restaurants along Main Street in downtown Buford are open late the third Saturday of every month as part of the Main Street Stroll.

The Suwanee Farmers Market is held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Sept. 29 at Town Center Park, 373 Buford Highway, Suwanee. No market will be held Sept. 15. Visit www.suwanee.com.

Sunday

Living Faith Church in Buford holds a Fresh Start Divorce Recovery Group group that meets at 10 a.m. Sundays at the church, 1707 Enterprise Drive in Buford. Call 770-271-9888.

A 101 College and Career class for those ages 18-25 meets at 11:05 a.m. Sundays in the Life Center at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Call 770-945-2845.