Calendar of Events


Below is a list of more upcoming  events happening in and around the Mighty 6 District this month. If you have an event coming up, please let the Mighty 6 District Office know, by going to the CONTACT US page and send a message with your complete email and contact information.


Participants Forum
Tuesday, March 6, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Participants Forum affords the Darnell seniors an opportunity to voice their opinions, comments, recommendations and concerns about the facility, its programs, events, and classes.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility, 677 Fairburn Rd, Atlanta, GA 30331.  (404) 613-8580

Fraud Awareness Seminar
Tuesday, March 6, 12:30 p.m.
Fairburn Police Detective M. Glantz leads a discussion about fraud awareness and other information to protect seniors.
New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center
66 Brooks Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213. (404) 612-8984

Art Show
Thursday, March 8, 11 a.m.
Exhibition of seniors’ art from the 8-weeks art class.
Camp Truitt Neighborhood Senior Center, 4320 Hershel Road, College Park, GA 30337.
(404) 762-4802

Toast Masters – Spirited Silver Speakers
Wednesday, March 7 & 21   3 to 4:30 p.m. 
This class enables our seniors to speak effectively with confidence in front of large crowds. Additionally, seniors will acquire leadership skills, learn how to introduce speakers, give prepared speeches.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility, 677 Fairburn Rd, Atlanta, GA 30331.  (404) 613-8580

March Birthdays
Tuesday, March 13, 12 p.m.
Party, Music, celebration of March Birthdays.
New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center
66 Brooks Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213. (404) 612-8984

Art Show
Thursday, March 15, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Come enjoy the display of participants’ paintings and discussions with artist and more.
Hapeville Neighborhood Senior Center, 527 King Arnold St, Hapeville, GA 30354. (404) 762-3660


Pajama Story Time
Tuesday, March 13, 6:30 p.m.
Come in pajamas and slippers. Mannered teddy bears & dolls welcome. Loved blankets understood. Ages 2-6.
Fairburn Branch, 60 Valley View Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213.(770) 306-3138

Read Across America Day
Thursday, March 1, 10:30 a.m.
Children will hear Dr. Seuss stories and make a fun Cat-in-the-Hat craft in recognition of Read Across America Day.  Ages 3-5
College Park Branch, 3647 Main St., College Park, GA 30337. (404) 762-4060

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Party Celebration
Monday, March 5, 4:30 p.m.
Hats off for Dr. Seuss’ birthday celebration!  Join Kimberly Worthy, world-famous author of the book “"Poetry Is Not Just Rhyming.”  This book is an innovative learning tool and coloring book for children. Cake and refreshments will be served.  Ages:  All Ages 4
Hapeville Branch, 525 King Arnold Street, Hapeville, GA 30354. (404) 762-4065

Barnyard Story Time
Each Tuesday in March, 10:30 a.m.
Story Time: Come learn how to create awareness of a clean environment through healthy living. Ages 13-17
Palmetto Branch, 9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy, Palmetto, GA 30268. (404) 613-4075

Learning Spaces for Early Learners
Each Monday in March, 10 a.m.
Learning Spaces is designed for caregivers, childcare providers and children ages birth to 5. Join us for music and movement, early learner literacy activities and more. Snacks provided. Ages 0-5. No
Gladys S. Dennard Library at South Fulton , 4055 Flat Shoals Rd, Union City, GA 30291. (404) 613-3092


Ongoing Exhibition: Gallery Flight: A Look Back at Aviation
Exhibit Dates: Now thru March 30.
This exhibition features a collection of works from exhibits from 2014-2017: Ascending: African American Pioneers of Aviation, Giant Leaps, The Lost Squadron and Nest of Eagles. Free and open to public.
Aviation Community Cultural Center
3900 Aviation Circle, NW, Atlanta, GA 30336
(404) 612-8600

Y.O.U. (Yarn Over Under) Club Meeting
Sat., March 10, 1 to 3 p.m.
Visual Arts Classroom 1
Founded by Terumi Tood, a long-time instructor with Fulton County Arts a& Culture, this club open to any interested in crocheting, kitting, or anything to do with yarn.
Event is free and open to the public. For more information and to schedule group.
Southwest Arts Center
915 New Hope Rd., SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 613-3220

For more information, contact Commissioner Darnell by e-mail at By phone: (404) 612-8222, or connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.