Author: Lauren Roberts

A Cup of Cold Water

A few years back I attended a memorial service for a homeless man. Despite having lived a tough life, Leroy was a very sweet man with a big heart and an unforgettable personality that deeply touched every person he met. At one point in the service people were invited to come to the microphone and share stories about Leroy.

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The 2018 Taste of Conyers

Come hungry to this annual signature event showcasing restaurants in Conyers and the Olde Town district! Purchase samples of restaurant specialties from dozens of restaurants ranging in price from $1-$3. Admission is free! Enjoy the Conyers Car Show while you sample savory and sweet treats. Enjoy a children’s area for the little ones! Live music and fun for all ages! For more information, call 770-602-2606.

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One Race One Day

The large sanctuary is dimly lit, all skin tones blended in shadows in the intimate atmosphere of the OneRace OneDay Summit. Singer Montell Jordan worships with a team of musicians on the darkened stage and their rollicking melodies and rhythms become an anthem as hundreds of voices join together to declare: “There’s an army rising up, There’s an army rising up, to break every chain, break every chain.”

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Educating Exceptional Children by Nadra Powell

Children are amazing. They are energetic, eager to learn, and creative. Teaching these unique individuals can be a fun and rewarding experience that cannot be compared in value to any other profession. Speaking of these precious gems, children are uniquely created. They vary in shades, personalities, and even in disabilities.

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Awareness by Melissa Carter

In our hands, throughout the day we have devices that will give us any bit of information we desire at any given moment. Did my team win the game? What type of smoothie will help me lose weight? What is the name of the female Smurf? Literally, you can find out anything with a click of a mouse. Now we can even ask “Alexa.” Is it possible that with all this information we have lost some, or maybe most, of our awareness?

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C Town Bikes is moving to Olde Town!!!Along the Olde Town Conyers PATH Foundation Trail: #Pedal on into downtown Conyers 🚴‍♂️🚴‍♀️

We are so excited C Town Bikes just announced the news 🎉...they are relocating to Olde Town! We think they are a natural fit and will bring even more vibrant energy to the historic district! ✨ Adding another option for visitors and locals to do! Check back for more updates as we get them! #PATHtrail #bikelife #getoutdoors #walkablecommunity #lifeofleisure #celebrationofcommunity #bikesandbrews #itsaconyersthing
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Attention: Aspiring children's book authors and children's book lovers!

Check out the Children's Author's Expo on Saturday, April 14 @ 1:00 pm in the Lower Level Meeting room at the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library!
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Who's ready for a Mother's Day Contest?? May is also the month for honoring our mothers.

I know that every mama has a really good Mac & Cheese recipe. Comment below and attach your recipe and we will randomly select one to be featured in the May edition of eMetro!

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