Thursday, Sept. 11, 7 p.m. – Covenant Presbyterian Church presents its 2014 Mitchell Speaker Series, welcoming Jennifer Arnold, founder and executive director of Canine Assistants, a nonprofit that trains and provides service dogs for children and adults with physical disabilities or other special needs. Free and open to the public. Coffee and dessert at 7 p.m.; presentation, 7:30-8:30 p.m. In the church’s Fellowship Hall, 2461 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, 30305. For additional information, visit: or