Calendar of Events

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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.


SENIOR PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Participants Forum
Tues., Jan. 2, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
The Participants Forum affords the Darnell seniors an opportunity to voice their opinions, comments, recommendations and concerns about the facility its programs, events and classes. Monthly birthdays are also celebrated.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility
677 Fairburn Rd., Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 613-8580

Toast Masters 
Wednesdays, Jan. 3 and 17, 3 to 4 p.m.
This class enables our seniors to speak effectively and with confidence in front of large crowds.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility
677 Fairburn Rd., Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 613-8580

Martin Luther King, Jr. Trivia Contest   
Fri., Jan. 12, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Information session on personal safety during Winter Weather. Handouts will be provided.
Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility
677 Fairburn Rd., Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 613-8580

Golden Circle
Thurs., Jan. 5, 11 a.m. - 1p.m.
Monthly Event brings senior participants together with local Government, Law Enforcement, Public Safety and local business owners together for a nice meal, entertainment and fellowship.
Palmetto Neighborhood Senior Center
510 Turner Ave, Palmetto, GA 30268
(770) 463-4990

Celebrate January Birthdays 
Tues., Jan. 9, 12 p.m.
New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center
66 Brooks Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213
(404) 612-8984

Camp Truitt and New Beginnings Cancer Walk 
Thurs., Jan. 25, 10:30 a.m.
Party to Celebrate the Members Birthdays in January
Camp Truitt Neighborhood Senior Center
4320 Hershel Rd., College Park, GA 30337
(404) 762-4802

LIBRARY PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Dr. Martin Luther King After-school Crafts
Thurs., Jan. 11, 4 p.m.  
Children will make crafts in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ages: 4 and up.
College Park Branch Library
3647 Main St., College Park, GA 30337
(404) 762-4060

Pajama Story Time  
Tues., Jan. 9, 6:30 p.m.
Come in pajamas and slippers. Mannered teddy bears & dolls welcome. Loved blankets understood. Ages 2 to 6.
Fairburn Branch Library
60 Valley View Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213
(770) 306-3138

Animal Family Story Hour
Tues., Jan 9, 10:30 a.m.

Stories, finger plays and songs, using animal characters that relate to how families live. Ages 4 to 5.
Hapeville Branch Library
525 King Arnold St., Hapeville, GA 30354
(404) 762-4065

Barnyard Story Time  
Tuesdays, Jan. 9 thru 30, 10:30 a.m.
Work and learn tips, create awareness to a clean environment through healthy living. Ages 13 to 17.
Palmetto Branch Library
9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy., Palmetto, GA 30268
(404) 613-4075

Toddler Story Time  
Wednesdays., Jan. 10 and 24, 10:15 a.m.
Children ages 3 and under? Toddlers and their caregivers enjoy an hour play-based program featuring developmentally appropriate stories rhymes and activities. Ages 0 to 3.
The Gladys S. Dennard Library at South Fulton
4055 Flat Shoals Rd, Union City, GA 30291
(404) 613-3092

ARTS & CULTURE PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Ongoing Exhibition: Gallery Flight: A Look Back at Aviation
Exhibit Dates: Now thru Jan. 12
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

Dawn Williams Boyd Exhibition: Coming Home
Ongoing thru Jan, 12
Monday thru Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Performance Theater Gallery
Dawn Williams  Boyd’s artwork reflects her interest in American history, specifically as it affected by its African-American citizens, the self-identity and sexuality of women and girls, religious music and world politics. 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

Y.O.U. (Yarn Over Under) Club Meeting
Sat., Jan, 13, 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 emma.darnell@fultoncountyga.gov. By phone: (404) 612-8222, or connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.