Calendar of Events

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THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2018  / 6:30 p.m.

Commissioner Darnell Presents
The District 6 Public Hearing on
FULTON COUNTY SERVICES:
Human Health & Environment; Senior Services;
and Transition Services (City of South Fulton)

Location: South Fulton Service Center
5600 Stonewall Tell Road, College Park, GA 30336

OTHER EVENTS IN MAY 2018
SENIOR ADULTS EVENTS/LIBRARY EVENTS/ARTS & CULTURE (click for PDF to print out)

SENIOR EVENTS
Participants Forum
Tuesday, May 1, Noon to 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.

Cooking with Joe
Wednesday, May 9, 9 a.m.
Cooking Demonstration with Joe Engelbird.
Palmetto Neighborhood Senior Center
510 Turner Ave, Palmetto, GA 30268
(770) 463-4990

Open Hands Seniors Garden Party
Tuesday, May 15, 11 a.m.
Lunch, Games, Music, Dancing – Celebrating Older Americans Month
New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center
66 Brooks Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213
(404) 612-8984. 

Women’s Walk for Wellness
Friday, May 18, 11 a.m. to Noon
An annual early morning walk celebrating National Women’s Health Month.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility
677 Fairburn Rd, Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 613-8580.

Annual Darnell Line Dance Jamboree
Saturday, May 19, 10 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Annual Line Dance Jamboree for all participants to attend and learn the latest line dances.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility, 677 Fairburn Rd, Atlanta, GA 30331 (404) 613-8580.

May Day on the Patio
Friday, May 25, 10:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Old Fashioned May Day with games, food and music.
Hapeville Neighborhood Senior Center
527 King Arnold St, Hapeville, GA 30354 (404) 762-3660.

Senior Month Celebration
Thursday, May 24, 11 a.m.
Celebrating Seniors.
Camp Truitt Neighborhood Senior Center
4320 Hershel Road, College Park, GA 30337 (404) 762-4802.

LIBRARY  EVENTS

Tai Chi
Tuesdays, May, 2 p.m.
Instructor and longtime Tai Chi practitioner will provide instruction in basic exercise for fitness and self-awareness. Ages 12-up.
Fairburn Branch Library
60 Valley View Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213
(770) 306-3138.

Mother’s Day Story Time and Crafts
Monday, May 7, 10:30 a.m.
Children will listen to stories and make crafts in recognition of Mother’s Day.  Ages 4-6.
College Park Branch Library
3647 Main St., College Park, GA 30337
(404) 762-4060.

Resume Help! Class
Each Thursday in May, 4 p.m.
Get resume help every Thursday. Please call in advance to secure your time. Ages 15-up.
Hapeville Branch Library
525 King Arnold Street, Hapeville, GA 30354
(404) 762-4065.

Barnyard Storytime
Each Tuesday in May, 10:30 a.m.
Children will enjoy listening to fun stories, wacky songs and lots of creative theme related activities.  Ages 4-6.
Palmetto Branch Library
9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy, Palmetto, GA 30268
(404) 613-4075.

How to Write a Book in 24-Hours
Tuesdays, May 8 and May 22, 6 p.m.
Participants will learn how to overcome writer’s block, in order to move forward with the completion of a book. Author, Harpoon Wilson will provide an easy blueprint to follow to help you achieve your goal. No registration required.
Gladys S. Dennard Library at South Fulton
4055 Flat Shoals Rd, Union City, GA 30291
(404) 613-3092.

ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

Fulton County Arts & Culture ACCC Spring Showcase and Recitals
Saturday, May 12, 1 to 4 p.m.
Stage performances and Visual Arts Showcase highlight the skills and talents of ACCC dance, music, visual arts and tech students. Free and open to public.
Aviation Community Cultural Center
3900 Aviation Circle, NW, Atlanta, GA 30336
(404) 612-8600.

Black Aviation Airline Pioneers Presents Aviation Speakers Series
Saturday, May 19, 11a.m. to 12 p.m.
Aviation Community Cultural Center and Black Aviation Airline Pioneers Presents Aviation Speaker Series: An Informative view of aviation. Free and open to the public.
Aviation Community Cultural Center
3900 Aviation Circle, NW, Atlanta, GA 30336
(404) 612-8600.

15th Annual SewJourners Quilters Guild Exhibition
Continuing through Friday, May 18
Tuesdays  thru Fridays. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The SewJourners Quilters Guild evolved from a class that its founding members took years ago at Southwest Arts Center. Its annual exhibition of traditional, contemporary and art quilts features some of the area’s final quilters. Free and open to the public.
Southwest Arts Center
915 New Hope Road, SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 613-3220.

For more information, contact Commissioner Darnell via email: emma.darnell@fultoncountyga.gov, or by phone (404) 612-8222.