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.

Southwest Arts Center Teen Artists Academy
July 5 thru July 29, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Teen Artists Academy is an intensive program for young people ages 13 to 18 in the visual arts, music (instrumental and voice), dance, creative writing, and theater. Participants receive concentrated instruction and training in the disciplines of their choice from professional artists through lectures, master classes, and exposure to art experiences. Students also work on a collective production and art exhibition that they present to the community at the end of the program. To get more  information, call 404.613.3220. 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331

Constance Brown, Children’s Author
Monday, July 10, 10:30 a.m.
Children will listen to Ms. Brown read her book,”Ladonyea Leaves the Neighborhood,” a book about building independence.   50 participants maximum.  Reservations required. Ages: 5-7.  College Park Library Branch, 3647 Main Street, College Park 30337   404.762.4060

Hope for Haiti Annual Fish Fry     
Friday, July 14, 11 a.m.
New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center
66 Brooks Drive  Fairburn, GA 30213

Creel Park Basketball Court Renovation Celebration
Saturday, July 15, 2017
2775 Creel Rd, College Park, GA 30349
Come celebrate the renovation of the Creel Park basketball court by the Atlanta Hawks Foundation. Fellowship with Atlanta Hawks players and staff, children’s activities and more! For more information, contact the Department of Parks and Recreation at 404.612.5347.

“First Day Fulton” Back to School Pep Rally
Saturday, July 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Benjamin Banneker High School, 6015 Feldwood Road, College Park, GA 30349
Sponsored by Central Wellness Collaboration in partnership with the Fulton County Board of Health, this “Back to School” event will feature health screenings, displays and resources for the family.

Dress For Success (Mentally and Physically)
Saturday, July 22, 1:30 to 4 p.m.
Join us as we learn how to interview and how to dress appropriate for a job interview. Ages 14-18. Reservations required.
South Fulton Library Branch, 4055 Flat Shoals Road. Union City, GA 30291    404.613.3092

Aviation Community Cultural Center:  Engineering for Kids Camp
July 24, thru  July 28, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily
Engineering for Kids-Atlanta Southwest Metro is hosting a variety of Summer Camp opportunities for children and youth at the Aviation Community Cultural Center.
For more information: Call 404.698.9896 or e-mail 3900 Aviation Circle, NW, Atlanta, GA 30336

Build a Better World Summer Reading Finale
Tuesday, July 25, 11 a.m.
Say goodbye to Summer Reading with our final program of the season!  Prizes and surprises for big readers! All Ages. Registrations Required.
Hapeville Library Branch, 525 King Arnold Street. Hapeville, GA 30354   404.762.4065

Friends of Darnell, Inc. Presents:  An Evening of Jazz in White
Saturday, July 29,  7 to 9 p.m. 
Doors open @ 5:30pm and Buffet served 5:45pm - 6:45pm
An annual fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of Darnell, Inc. “An Evening of Jazz In White," featuring the Infinite Sounds.  All white attire, buffet food service and great jazz.  Tickets are $25 per person. Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility, 677 Fairburn Road Atlanta, GA 30331   404.613.8580