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Rockdale County Calendar

Oct
3
Sun
Conyers Latin Festival @ Olde Town Conyers
Oct 3 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Please join us at the 5th Annual Conyers Latin Festival in Olde Town, Sunday, October 3rd from 11 am-6 pm. There will be: live music, folkloric dancers, arts and crafts, food vendors, a kids zone, LIVE entertainment and so much more.

 

For more information, check out the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ConyersLatinFestival/

Oct
23
Sat
Paper Shredding and E-Recycling Event
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful (KCRB) is holding Rockdale County’s second E-Recycling and Paper Shredding Event on Sat., October 23, 2021 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., in the parking lot of 1400 Parker Road, Conyers, 30094 after being postponed due to inclement weather.

The free, half-day event will provide the public a place to safely discard and recycle old documents and electronics, regardless of working condition. In the event of rainy weather, the date is subject to change.

There is a maximum of 4 banker boxes per vehicle allowed for paper shredding, and participants must provide photo ID as proof of an address in the County for both shredding and recycling. Professional electronics recycling and paper shredding companies will securely handle all items on site under the close supervision of government staff. Once the shredding truck is full, shredding services for the day will end.

Cash fees will apply to certain items for electronics recycling, including $25 each for TVs and CRT monitors. All other electronics are free to recycle. The following is a list of items accepted/not accepted at the event.

All items brought to the event will be recycled and shredded on a first come, first serve basis.

ACCEPTED ITEMS:

Paper Shredding

Papers that are loose, folded or in envelopes.

Electronics Recycling

Desktops                                             CD-ROMS                                           Printers

Laptops /Tablets                                    Floppy drives                                       Fax machines

Servers                                                 Circuit boards                                      Copiers

Mainframes                                          Power supplies                                     Scanners

Network hubs                                       Hard drives                                          Typewriters

Network switches                                 UPS and UPS batteries                         Modems

Cell phones                                                                                                          Stereos

Desktop phones and systems                 Lithium batteries                                  VCR

Page 2 – Electronics Recycling and Paper Shredding

Keyboards/Mice                                   Car Batteries                                        Radios

Check processing                                 Cable/Wire                                           DVD-players

Gaming consoles                                  Gaming controllers                               CD-players

LCD monitors                                      Toner/Inkjet cartridges                          Dock stations

Blu-Ray players

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:

Paper Shredding

Papers containing foreign objects such as spring loader/binder clips or glue/adhesives

Photographs

Hanging metal file folders

Three-ring binders

Electronics Recycling

Projection/Console TV’s                           Tires                                                     Coffee makers

Washer/Dryers                                         Toaster ovens                                       Freezers

Vacuum cleaners                                  De-Humidifiers                                        Blenders

Speakers (wooden)                               Gas-powered tools                                Mixers

Gas grill tanks                                          Household trash                                    Ovens

Battery-powered tools                               Microwave ovens                                 Hair dryers

Liquid-containing devices                     Radioactive material                             Ceiling fans

Alkaline batteries                                 Humidifiers                                          Refrigerators

For more information, please contact KCRB at  or 770-278-7050.

 

Oct
24
Sun
Summer Concert Series – The Corey Brown Band @ Costley Mill Park
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Nov
6
Sat
The Vaccine Gift Card Giveaway @ Rockdale County Health Department
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

If you want a vaccine shot, here is your opportunity.
The Vaccine Gift Card Giveaway is Saturday, November 6th, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event is open to those who are age 12 and over, but only residents 18-years-old and above that receive a first dose shot will receive a $50 gift card.
Gift cards are for Rockdale County residents only. Proof of I.D. must be shown at check in. The vaccination incentive program is made possible through the American Relief Plan Act funding.
To book your appointment, register at:
Nov
14
Sun
Chairman Oz Nesbitt’s Annual Turkey Giveaway @ Olivia Haydel Senior Center
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Chairman’s Annual Turkey Giveaway takes place at the Olivia Haydel Senior Center, 1240 Dogwood Drive SW, Conyers, GA on Sun., Nov. 14th at 3 pm. Turkey donations can be dropped off between Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. starting October 25th at the Senior Center or at Courtesy Ford, 1636 Dogwood Drive SE, Conyers, GA.

Nov
18
Thu
4th Local Clergy COVID-19 Conference Call of 2021
Nov 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

In an effort to spread education and awareness of COVID-19 and the vaccine as the County continues to navigate through the pandemic, Rockdale County Chairman, Oz Nesbitt, Sr., will host a conference call with local clergy on Thurs., Nov. 18, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. The call will focus on vaccine distribution updates, current rates and continued COVID testing.

Presenters will include a representative from the Gwinnett Newton Rockdale Health Department and Rockdale County Emergency Management Agency Director, Dan Morgan.

The phone number is (605) 472-5416. Once dialed in, participants should enter in the Access Code: 616392. After announcing their first and last name, we would ask that participants mute their phone to prevent feedback and background noise.

For more information, please email publicrelations@rockdalecountyga.gov.

Dec
4
Sat
Rockdale County Tree Lighting on Main Street @ Rockdale County Courthouse Main Street Side
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm
Dec
7
Tue
BOC Holiday Drop-in @ J.P. Carr Community Center
Dec 7 all-day