Saturday

Christian Directed Singles will meet at 5 p.m. Saturday at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway in Norcross, to carpool to the IPRA World Championship Rodeo at Cumming Fairgrounds. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors. For more information, call 770-449-1211 ext. 156 or e-mail yojmm@bellsouth.net. Reservations are appreciated.

Friday

Christian Directed Singles will meet at 6:15 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway in Norcross, to carpool to the "The Show Band" performing for the Norcross Concerts in the Park series. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-449-1211 ext. 156 or e-mail yojmm@bellsouth.net. Reservations are appreciated.

Sept. 12

God's Heart Ministries will hold its monthly Little Lights Youth Meeting at 1 p.m. Sept. 12. The ministry is at 3881 Stone Mountain Highway, Suite 4, in Snellville. For more information, call 1-877-202-8981 or visit www.igfonline.net.

The McKendree Kids Clothes Closet will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 12 at McKendree United Methodist Church, 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Lawrenceville. All proceeds from the sale of children's fall and winter clothing and shoes, baby equipment, toys and books will benefit local missions, including the Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry and the United Methodist Children's Home, and worldwide missions from Mexico to Africa. For more information, call 770-339-9801.

Sept. 15

The Re-View Live at Sugarloaf, featuring a live interview and book signing with Christian author Mary Frances Bowley, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Admission is $10 for the event only and $20 to attend the event and get a copy of Bowley's book, "The League of Dangerous Women." Register for the event online at www.sugarloaf.org/upcomingevents/da.

Sept. 16

Perimeter Church in Duluth is starting a support group for parents of special-needs children. The first meeting will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 16. The church is at 9500 Medlock Bridge Road. For more information and to register, visit www.perimeter.org/supermoms.

Sept. 19

Christian Directed Singles will meet at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway in Norcross, to carpool to the Stone Mountain Park to see the laser show. Parking is $8 per vehicle. For more information, call 770-449-1211 ext. 156 or e-mail carol.hollister@att.net. Those interested in carpooling from Lilburn should e-mail normhous@hotmail.com.

Sept. 20

Norcross First United Methodist Church will host a free Pops concert at 7 p.m. Sept. 20. The church is at 2500 Beaver Ruin Road in Norcross. For more information, call 770-448-4142.

Sept. 24

Norcross First United Methodist Church will host a community fall and winter consignment sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 24, with 30 percent of the proceeds benefiting the church's Children's Outreach. The church is at 2500 Beaver Ruin Road in Norcross. For more information, call 770-448-4142.

Sept. 25

Norcross First United Methodist Church will host a community fall and winter consignment sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 25, with 30 percent of the proceeds benefiting the church's Children's Outreach. The church is at 2500 Beaver Ruin Road in Norcross. For more information, call 770-448-4142.

Sept. 26

Christian Directed Singles will meet at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 26 at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway in Norcross, to carpool to the Roswell antebellum homes tour. Admission is $18. For more information, call 770-449-1211 ext. 156 or e-mail fitnessgal60@aol.com.

Amigos for Christ will commemorate its 10th anniversary with the "Celebrate Service" Music Festival at noon Sept. 26 at Suwanee Town Center Park. The day-long festival will include live music and family-friendly activities, as well as an opportunity for non-profits to win a $10,000 grant. Suwanee Town Center Park is at 370 Buford Highway in Suwanee. For more information, call Tessa at 770-614-9250.

Norcross First United Methodist Church will host a community fall and winter consignment sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 26, with 30 percent of the proceeds benefiting the church's Children's Outreach. The church is at 2500 Beaver Ruin Road in Norcross. For more information, call 770-448-4142.

God's Heart Ministries will host its monthly Women of Virtue meeting at 12:45 p.m. Sept. 26 at 3881 Stone Mountain Highway, Suite 4 in Snellville. For more information, call 877-202-8981 or visit igfonline.net.

Christ Episcopal Church will host its First Annual Art and Wine Festival and Sale, Fete des Arts et du Vin, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 26 at 400 Holcomb Bridge Road in Norcross. The festival will feature local and Haitian artists and wines provided by Total Wines and More, and proceeds will be used to benefit Christ Episcopal Church's partnership with St. Joseph's of Arimethea Episcopal Mission in Jasmin, Haiti. For more information, contact Christ Episcopal Church at 770-447-1166.

Sept. 27

Christian Directed Singles will host a social night at 6 p.m. Sept. 27 at Abbotts Bar and Grill, 10900 Medlock Bridge Road in Duluth. E-mail Joanne at yojmm@bellsouth.net or call 770-449-1211 ext. 156 for more information.

Oct. 3

Trinity Lutheran Church will hold its seventh annual Oktoberfest fair from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 3. The event will include authentic German music, dancing, carnival games and German foods, beers and wines. The church will also hold craft and health fairs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission to the event is $3, and the church is at 1826 Killian Hill Road in Lilburn. Visit www.tlc-lilburn.org or call 770-972-4418 for more information.

St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church will hold its seventh annual fall festival from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 3. The church is at 5373 Wydella Road in Lilburn. For more information, visit www.sstmfallfestival.com.

Oct. 10

"Pops with a Twist," a concert featuring the First Baptist Church Snellville Celebration Orchestra, will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 10. The church is at 2400 Main St. E. in Snellville. For more information, call 770-978-7000.

Ongoing events

Trinity Life Church offers free meals for the community with Sunday breakfast at 8 a.m., Wednesday dinner at 6 p.m. and Friday dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Lazarus project, there is no cost or qualification for these meals. Income level is not a consideration. The church is at 422 Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 678-376-1668 for more information.

Mondays

The Bereavement Support Group at Duluth First United Methodist Church meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. Call 770-476-3776 for more information.

Lilburn Christian Church, 314 Arcado Road, offers a free coffee drive-through from 6:30 to 8 a.m. every Monday morning.

Hebron Baptist Church offers Care, Divorce Care for Kids and Grief Support classes at 7 p.m. every Monday at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road, Dacula. Registration is required for Divorce Care for Kids; visit www.churchinitiative.org. Call 770-962-3671 ext. 277 or visit www.hebronchurch.org.

A Bosom Buddies support group for those with breast cancer, breast cancer survivors, families and friends meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Hebron Baptist Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Call 770-962-3671.

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

Level Creek United Methodist Church hosts a Cadets 1400 group meeting for second- and third-grade girls at 7 p.m. and Families Anonymous from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays. The church is at 4844 Level Creek Road in Suwanee. For more information, call 770-945-0205.

A Celebrate Recovery support group for people struggling with addiction, co-dependency, depression and other issues meets at 6 p.m. Mondays at Hebron Baptist Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Dinner is served from 6 to 6:45 p.m. and individual groups meet at 7:15 p.m. Call 770-962-3671 or visit www.celebraterecovery.com.

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

Epiphany Lutheran Church holds senior fitness classes for those age 50 and older from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the George Pierce Park Community Center, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. The cost is $54. Call 770-831-4173.

Parent's Morning Out, a Christian care program for children six months to 3 years old, is offered from 9:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. Call 770-963-0386 ext. 48 for more information.

Word of Faith Church offers a women's study series - Breaking Free - the third Monday of each month. The church is at 710 Power Ave. in Buford. Call 770-945-2003 to register or visit www.wofchurch.org for more information.

The Gwinnett Choral Guild, Gwinnett's community choir, rehearses at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 U.S. Highway 29 S. in Lawrenceville. All voice parts are needed. Call 404-223-9962 or visit gwinnettchoralguild.org.

Georgia Connection, a 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.

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.

Quilters in Stitches Quilt Guild meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Monday of every month at Highlands Presbyterian Church, 830 Grayson Parkway in Grayson. Programs include quilting teachers, lecturers and authors, workshops and community projects. Visit www.quiltsites.com/QISguild.htm for more information.

Yoga classes are held at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at St. Marguerite's Catholic Church, 85 Gloster Road in Lawrenceville. Call Pat Madden at 770-806-9385 or e-mail patmadden@yogayall.com for more information.

A bereavement support group meets from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every fourth Monday of the month at Duluth First United Methodist Church, 3208 Ga. Highway 120 in Duluth. For more information, call 770-476-3776.

New Jerusalem Baptist Church hosts a free community meal at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at 1958 Dogwood Road in Snellville. For more information, call 770-972-2324.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for women with depression at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

A job networking group meets at 7:30 a.m. Mondays at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Call 770-945-2845 for more information.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for men and women dealing with any of life's hurts, habits and hang-ups at 6:30 p.m. every Monday in the Chapel at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for elementary school age children whose familes are going through any kind of family crisis situation at 6:30 p.m. every Monday in the Chapel at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for teens who are dealing with personal or family crises at 6:45 p.m. every Monday in building D, room 210 at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. A new group will begin Aug. 17. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for people who are dealing with adult children or spouses addicted to drugs or alcohol at 6:30 p.m. every Monday in the Chapel at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for anyone experiencing separation or divorce at 7 p.m. every Monday in building A, room 215 at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. A new group will begin Aug. 17. There is a $12 workbook fee. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for elementary school children whose families are experiencing separation or divorce at 7 p.m. every Monday in building A, room 217 at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. A new group will begin Aug. 17. There is a $12 workbook fee. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for people experiencing the loss of a loved one at 7 p.m. every Monday in building A, room 307 at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. A new group will begin Aug. 17. There is a $12 workbook fee. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for women struggling with any type of food addiction at 6:30 p.m. every Monday in the Chapel at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts men and women's cancer support groups for those undergoing treatment, their caregivers or cancer survivors on the second Monday of every month at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Women meet in building B, room 100. Men meet in building B, room 100. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Tuesdays

The Rev. Willie Davis, pastor of the Tabernacle of Praise, is worshipping at the Extended Stay Deluxe Hotel, 3390 Venture Parkway, Duluth. and is offering a praise and Bible study at 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Call 770-787-3305 or e-mail williedavis@cov.com.

A Community Bible Study will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays through the rest of the school year at Cornerstone Fellowship Church, 2005 Hurricane Shoals in Dacula. E-mail Leslie Burke at leslie_b@charter.net.

Unity Christ Center presents "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. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.unitychristcenter.org.

Parent's Morning Out, a Christian care program for children ages six months to 3, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The day care is located at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 48.

Crossroads Career Network meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Snellville United Methodist Church, 2428 Main St. in Snellville. Call Ella Collier at 770-972-9360 or visit www.crossroadscareer.net.

Yoga classes are offered at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at St. Marguerite's Church, 85 Gloster Road in Lawrenceville. Call 770-806-9385 or e-mail patmadden@yogayall.com.

Crossroads Career Network meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Buford. Call Tony DiMatteo at 770-841-9001 or e-mail tony_d@bellsouth.net.

A Celebrate Recovery group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Living Faith Church in Buford, 1707 Enterprise Drive in Buford. Call 770-271-9888.

Freedom Christian Ministry hosts the JAM youth group from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday. The church is located at 420 Grayson Highway, Lawrenceville. Call 678-376-1983.

Freedom Christian Ministry hosts corporate prayer for adults from 7 to 7:30 p.m. and adult bible study from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday. The church is located at 420 Grayson Highway, Lawrenceville. Call 678-376-1983.

The Song of Atlanta Show Chorus is in search of women singers. The group meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Holy Family Catholic Church, 3401 Lower Roswell Road in Marietta. Call 770-509-0322 or visit www.songofatlanta.com.

The NAACP Gwinnett's Executive Committee meets at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at Central Baptist Church, 4550 Lawrenceville Highway in Lilburn. Call 770-972-9722.

The Alzheimer's Care givers Support Group meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month in room F147 at Duluth First United Methodist Church. The location is 3208 Highway 120 Duluth, Ga 30096. For more information, call 770-476-3776.

Celebrate recovery from 6:30 - 9 p.m. every Tuesday in the Education Building, room 317, at McKendree United Methodist Church, 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road. For more information, call 678-576-1397, or 770-822-4857.

Wednesdays

Free English classes are offered from 10 a.m. to noon and from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Hebron Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Child care is available. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 285 for more information.

Forcefield Youth Ministries holds a Youth Open Mic Cafe at 7 p.m. every Wednesday at Hoschton First Baptist Church's Family Life Center, 99 E. Jefferson St., Hoschton. The events are open to students in grades seven though 12. Call 706-654-2938.

Destiny Church offers CRASH, a Wednesday night service for high school and college students, from 7 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday at the church, 3015 Pucketts Mill Road, Buford. Call 678-482-4960 or visit www.4yourdestiny.org.

Destiny Church offers MSM, a program designed for middle-schoolers, from 7 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday at the church, 3015 Pucketts Mill Road, Buford. Call 678-482-4960.

Crosspointe Church in Duluth offers AXIS, a student ministry that encourages children to explore and delve deeper into a relationship with Christ. Middle school students meet at 6 p.m. on Wednesdays, and high -schoolers meet at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. The church is located at 1800 Satellite Blvd. in Duluth. Call 678-812-4500.

Freedom Christian Ministry holds adult bible study from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Freedom J.A.M. (Jesus and Me) is held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each Wednesday . The church is located at 420 Grayson Highway, Lawrenceville. Call 678-376-1983 for more information.

A Celebrate Recovery support group meets from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Perimeter Church, 9500 Medlock Bridge Road in Duluth. The Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program is designed for women with chemical addictions or co-dependency issues and for men with chemical and sexual addictions. Call 678-405-2209.

Club 56, a program for fifth- and sixth-graders at Gracepointe Church of the Nazarene, offers activities to help preteens strengthen their relationship with God. It is located at 2900 Rosebud Rd. in Loganville. The club offers a Sunday School class from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. every Sunday and "Club 56 Wacky Wednesdays" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Call 678-990-3954 or visit www.gracepointe.com.

First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville offers "Rainbows," a peer support program for children dealing with death, divorce or step-parenting issues, at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. "Prism," an associated parent class, meets at the same time at the church, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 157.

First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville offers "Grief Share," a seminar and support group for those grieving the loss of someone close, at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The church is located at 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 157.

First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville offers "Divorce Care," a class focusing on divorce and recovery, at 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays. The church is located at 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 157.

Epiphany Lutheran Church holds senior fitness classes for those age 50 and older from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the George Pierce Park Community Center, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. The cost is $54. Call 770-831-4173.

Faith Baptist Church is holding adult University of Faith classes Praying for the Prodigal, Raising Children that know God, Wit and Wisdom, Spiritual Outdoor Adventure and Discover and Develop your Teaching Skills. Classes are 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesdays at the church's location at 1789 Highway 11 N.W. in Monroe. Call 770-267-6603 for more information.

Snellville Women's Community Bible Study invites local women to join its study of the prophets of the Old Testament in a course called "Return to Jerusalem." Meetings will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Child care is available for infants, and a preschool program is available for children ages 2 through 5. Call 770-717-0647.

"Wesley Wednesdays, " a weekly evening of food, fellowship and fun, are held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at John Wesley United Methodist Church, 5320 Jimmy Carter Blvd. in Norcross. Nursery care is available. Call 770-448-8636 or visit www.johnwesleyumc.org.

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.

Free English as a Second Language classes are offered from 10 a.m. to noon and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Hebron Church, 202 Hebron Church Road, building A, third floor, Dacula. Child care is available. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 285, or ext. 337 for Spanish.

Christian Business Men's Group will meet at 11:45 a.m. on the first and third Wednesday of the month at Christopher's Restaurant, 3294 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Duluth. For more information, call 770-622-4775.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a diabetes support group at 6:45 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at 202 Hebron Church Rd. in Dacula. For more information, call 770-277-6030 or e-mail sweetsupport@msn.com.

Buford Presbyterian Church hosts a unemployment support group, Buford Presbyterian Church Job Networking group, on the first and third Wednesday's of the month from 7 - 8:30 p.m. It is located at 242 Buford Hwy. in Sugar Hill. For more information, call 770-945-6711.

God's Heart Ministries hosts Bible Study every Wednesday at 7:30. They are located at 3881 Stone Mtn. Hwy, Snellville, in suite 4. For more information, call 877-202-8981 or visit www.igfonline.net.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts a support group for people who are dealing with the effects of diabeteson the first Wednesday of every month in modular A, room 3 at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, visit www.hebronchurch.org or call 770-277-6030.

Thursdays

Destiny Church offers His Way 12 Step, a support group that meets from 7 to 9 p.m. every Thursday night at the church, 3015 Pucketts Mill Road, Buford. This Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program is open to anyone with addictions or co-dependency issues. Call 678-482-4960.

First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville offers "Alpha," an informal look at the basics of Christianity, at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Singin' Bean, 195 N Perry St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 157.

JOY (Just Older Youth) Exercise sessions for seniors are held at 10 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays in the gymnasium at Harmony Grove United Methodist Church, 50 Harmony Grove Road in Lilburn. Classes consist of 30 minutes of walking and 30 minutes of chair exercise. The sessions are free. Call 770-921-7747.

Bridge the Gap Ministries will host its Monthly Prayer Rally, from 7 to 9 p.m. the last Thursday of each month. This event will be held at the Gwinnett Justice Center, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, in Conference Room A. For additional information, call David Burgher at 770-601-0265.

Parent's Morning Out, a Christian care program for children ages six months to 3, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The day care is located at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 48.

A Celebrate Recovery group meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Living Faith Church in Buford, 1707 Enterprise Drive in Buford. Call 770-271-9888.

The "What Does the Bible Say?" study group is held at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Zion Lutheran Church, 468 Northdale Road, Suite D, Lawrenceville. Individual sessions may be arranged. Call 770-962-9034 or e-mail ndmayhew@juno.com.

"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.

SAFE, a support group for those coping with mental health diagnoses, meets at 7 p.m. Fridays at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 Lawrenceville Highway. Call 770-921-1961.

An Alzheimer's support group geared toward caretakers meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 770-814-2050 or visit www.sugarloaf.org.

Writers of Light, a creative writers group, meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of the month at Hebron Baptist Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 239.

A Divorce Care support group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 678-684-6027.

A women's Bible study group meets from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursdays at North Metro First Baptist Church, 1026 Old Peachtree Road in Lawrenceville. Free child care is available for children up to age 5. Call 770-995-9055.

New Bethany Baptist Church presents Celebrate Recovery, a group for recovering addicts. The group meets at 6 p.m. for dinner with the group meeting beginning at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Food and child care are available. New Bethany Baptist Church is located at 6302 Holiday Road in Buford. Call 678-887-3068 or visit www.newbethany.org.

Mountain Park United Methodist Church will offer "Rainbows," a support group for children who have experienced death or divorce in their family, at 4 p.m. every Thursday. The church is located at 1405 Rockbridge Road, Stone Mountain. Call 770-921-8512.

Sugarloaf United Methodist Church will offer an Alzheimer's support group at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of each month. The church is located at 1795 Old Peachtree Road, Duluth. Call 678-684-6027 or e-mail Terri Strawn at terri@sugarloaf.org.

Tai chi sessions, offered by Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Gwinnett, are held at 7 p.m. Thursdays at 12 Bethesda Church Road in Lawrenceville. Sessions are led by members experienced in tai chi, but classes include beginners. Wear comfortable clothing. Call 770-717-7913 or visit www.uucg.org.

The First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville hosts a support group for parents that have lost a child, The Gwinnett Chapter of the Compassionate Friends, at 7:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month.The church is located at 165 S Clayton St. in Lawrenceville. For more information, call June Cooper at 770-995-5268.

Fridays

Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 U.S. Highway 29, hosts a open mic night and coffee house the first Friday of every month. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and the events are free for both performers and attendees. For more information, call 770-963-9498.

First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville offers "Mom 2 Mom," a program for mothers of young children, at 10 a.m. the second Friday of each month. The church is located at 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 148.

Epiphany Lutheran Church holds senior fitness classes for those age 50 and older from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the George Pierce Park Community Center, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. The cost is $54. Call 770-831-4173.

Parent's Morning Out, a Christian care program for children ages six months to 3, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The day care is located at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 48.

A Celebrate Recovery program is held at 7 p.m. Fridays at North River Community Church, 1725 Spectrum Dr. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-277-3345 for more information.

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, book club, moms' night out, service projects and more. The group meets at 10 a.m. the third Friday of each month at Buford Presbyterian Church, 1242 Buford Highway, Buford. E-mail bufordmillcreekmoms@yahoo.com or visit www.momsclub.org.

The Gwinnett Symphony and Orchestra and the city of Duluth present the Symphony on the Green concert series at 7 p.m. from June 19 to August 21 in the Duluth Amphitheatre, 3578 W Lawrenceville St. in Duluth. Visit www.gwinnettsymphony.org for more information.

Saturdays

Single Parent Alliance and Resource Center offers a parenting program called "Got Boys?" from 10 a.m. to noon every third Saturday at Hopewell Baptist Missionary Church, 182 Hunter St. in Norcross. Call Fatima Britt at 770-840-2200, ext. 313.

Sundays

First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville holds a Men's Breakfast at 6:45 a.m. the first Sunday of each month. All men are welcome and the first breakfast is free. The church is located at 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 116, or visit www.fumclv.org.

Trinity Church in Lawrenceville offers a Spanish-language service at 11 a.m. Sundays, followed by a Spanish-language Sunday school adult class. The church is located at 1985 Old Fountain Road in Lawrenceville. Call 770-339-0017 or visit www.tcfchurch.com.

A 101 College and Career class for those ages 18 to 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.

CtK Christian Directed Singles meets at 12:20 p.m. Sundays for brunch at Atlanta Bread Company at the Forum, 4880 Peachtree Corners Cir. in Norcross.

Christ the King Lutheran Church's Christian Directed Singles group attends waltztime group dance lessons every Sunday in April at the Knights of Columbus, 2620 Buford Highway, Atlanta. Call 770-449-1211, ext. 156.

Hebron Baptist Church hosts English lessons from the Bible at 9:30 a.m. every Sunday at 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. For more information, call 770-962-3671 ext. 276.