Send items for the Community Calendar to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
The Northeast Georgia Civil War Round Table will hold its monthly meeting at 3 p.m. today at the Gwinnett History Museum, 455 S. Perry St., Lawrenceville. The guest speaker will be Russell S. Bonds, author of "Stealing the General." Visit www.negacwrt.net or call Steve Narrie at 678-860-1347.
Brookwood Basketball Association will hold registration for the BBA winter season from 1 to 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Five Forks Middle School gym, 3250 River Drive, Lawrenceville. Registration is open to boys in first through ninth grades and girls in first through 10th grades. Visit www.brookwoodbasketballassociation.com.
Former professional wrestler Lex Luger will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Parkview High School, 998 Cole Drive, Lilburn. The free event is open to the public and will be hosted by Parkview High's Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Luger will speak on his rise to celebrity, his fall from grace and his relationship with Christ. E-mail email@example.com.
The Greater Gwinnett Rose Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive, room C on the second floor, Lawrenceville. Ryan Tilley will be the guest speaker. Admission is free. Visit www.gwinnettrose.org or call 770-822-6933.
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center will present "Starting Your Own Business" from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane in Lawrenceville. The cost is $59. To register, visit www.gwinnettsbdc.org or call 678-407-5385.
The Red Cross will offer a course on adult CPR with AED from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $55. Call 404-575-3730, option No. 3, to register for class No. 07-4325, or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.
The Gwinnett County Soil and Water Conservation District Meeting will be held at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Gwinnett County Schools Facilities and Operations Office, 53 Gwinnett Drive, Lawrenceville.
The Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources Stormwater Management Division will host a free workshop on composting and fall gardening at 7 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium of the Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. The workshop is free. Registration is required and space is limited. Call 678-376-7126 or visit www.cleanwatercampaign.com.
Author Shaunti Feldhahn will deliver a lecture and Q&A session from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Providence Christian Academy, 4575 Lawrenceville Highway, Lilburn. The main topic of the free discussion will be Feldhahn's latest book, "For Parents Only." Call 770-279-7200, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Lloyd Group Inc. will host a retirement and estate planning workshop at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Gwinnett Senior Center, 225 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville. Speakers will include Lloyd Group president Mark Lloyd and WSB TV reporter Dale Cardwell. The workshop is free and food will be provided. Make reservations by calling 800-450-2737.
Gwinnett Parkinson Support Group holds a monthly meeting from 1:30 to 3 p.m. the second Friday of each month at Summit Ridge Center for Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine, 250 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville. The group meets in the community room. Call Dottie at 770-623-1984 or Sharron at 800-252-2312.
The 17th annual Brookwood Arts and Crafts Festival, which will benefit the school's basketball program, will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Brookwood High School, 1255 Dogwood Road, Snellville. Call 770-564-1252 or visit www.brookwoodhoops.com.
Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show will run Saturday through Nov. 11 at the Convention Center at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. The hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Admission is $5 on Saturday and $4 on Sunday, and children 12 and under get in free. Visit www.beadshows.com or call 888-729-6904.
The Wild Bird Center of Buford will hold its grand opening celebration Saturday through Nov. 11 at the store, 2725 Hamilton Mill Road, in the Hamilton Crossing shopping center. From noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, HawkTalk Inc. founder Monteen McCord will be at the store with a great horned owl, a screech owl, and a red-tailed hawk. Call 678-482-7887 or visit www.wildbird.com/buf.
Gilliland Heritage Alpaca Farm will hold an Alpaca Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the farm, 1641 Dee Kennedy Road, Hoschton. The event will include educational tours, spinning demonstrations, hat felting demonstrations and lama feeding and tricks. Admission is $4 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. Call 706-601-7376 or visit www.georgia-alpacas.com.
Adopt-A-Stream will present a chemical monitoring workshop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center, 2020 Clean Water Drive in Buford. The workshop will include basic stream ecology and chemical monitoring. The cost is free. Call 770-904-3505 to register.
Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will present an eco-explorer program for Brownie Scouts from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the center, 2020 Clean Water Drive in Buford. Brownies will be introduced to ecology and how plants and animals live together in the environment. The cost is $9 per Brownie and a badge is included. Call 678-420-6870 or e-mail PSMetro2@girlscoutsnwga.org.
Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will offer an environmental science merit badge program for Boy Scouts from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the center, 2020 Clean Water Drive in Buford. Call 770-904-3500 to register.
The Red Cross will offer a course on First Aid with adult, child and infant CPR from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $75. Call 404-575-3730, option No. 3, to register for class No. 07-4339 or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center will offer a QuickBooks 2007 workshop Saturday through Dec. 6. The workshop will provide hands-on QuickBooks experience for small business owners. "Basic Bookkeeping and Company Setup" will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, "Day to Day Activities" will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 17, and "Payroll" will run from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 6. The classes will be held at Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane in Lawrenceville. The cost for the three-part series is $299. The first two classes can be taken individually for $150. The third class can be taken individually for $50. To register, visit www.gwinnettsbdc.org or call 678-407-5385.
Lilburn's Salute to the Veterans 2007 will be held at 3 p.m. Nov. 11 at Lilburn City Park, 76 Main St., Lilburn. The Gwinnett Community Band and the Sugar Hill LDS Choir will perform, and Lt. Col. Denis G. Carruth will speak. Visit www.cityoflilburn.com.
Southern Wings Bird Club will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 in conference room A of the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. Art Morrison and Tom Johnson will present "Birds: A Photographic Celebration." E-mail email@example.com.
Stone Mountain Barbershop Chorus will hold an open house program at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Hudgens Center for the Arts, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. The 65-man a cappella choral group is auditioning new singers in all voice parts for its 2008 season. Call 770-978-8053 or visit www.stonemountainchorus.org.
Barrow County Democrats will meet at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at Barrow Regional Medical Center, 316 N. Broad St., Winder. The group will meet on the third floor in the conference room. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 770-307-8120.
The Atlanta International Military Show will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Nov. 13 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 14 at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross. Foreign and U.S. arms and memorabilia of the Civil War, Indian Wars, World War I and World War II will be exhibited, bought, sold and traded. Daily admission is $6, the cost for children ages 6-12 is $1. Call Carolina Trader Promotions at 704-282-1339.
Sugar Hill's November City Council meeting has been changed to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at 4988 W. Broad St., Sugar Hill. Call 770-945-6716.