(Please check with the outdoor event organizers as thunderstorms are in the forecast.)
Friday, April 24
2:00 pm – Creative Circle at the Cumming Library. Fun with stamps!
Saturday, April 25
9:00 am – Boulder Dash 5K – 10K The 2015 Boulder Dash 5K/10K Fitness Run/Walk & Corporate Challenge is a unique race in Forsyth County, Georgia. The course winds through an active quarry, offering participants views of the working quarry face, ancient rock deposits, and massive equipment used to process, move and manage the rock. At the finish line, the Bluegrass Spring Fling awaits, with lots of fun for racers and spectators alike. Proceeds from this year’s race will benefit the Forsyth County Parks Foundation, Inc. (FCPF), a group of community members who work to support and improve Forsyth County’s parks and recreation facilities and activities.
9:00 am – Great American Cleanup – Keep Forsyth County Beautiful – Central Park – Want to do something good for your community? Join over 300 more volunteers for the largest organized roadway cleanup in Forsyth County. Free T-Shirt and food Email email@example.com or (770) 205-4573 for more info.
10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Michaels KIDS CLUB. Make a Mother’s Day card. Ages 3 and up are welcome to this event. See a store associate for details today. $2.00. Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10:00am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join the fun!
11:00 am – Barnes & Noble story time at The Collection Forsyth. Join us for a Some Bugs story time and activities.
11:15 am – Post Road Library – Saturday Family Storytime at Post. Start your weekend off right at the Post Road library. We’ll have books, rhymes, stories, dancing, and fun! This storytime is for children aged 4-8 but bring the whole family!
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Coo Coo’s Nest – Join us for a “CRAWFISH GOOD TIME” starting at 12noon on the Coo Coo’s Nest Patio… Abita Pong & Corn Hole Games for Prizes! Free Abita Root Beer on tap and a Bouncy Tent for the KIDS… Live entertainment and Great Food, Fun and ABITA PRODUCTS at the Nest. (Please check with them in case of weather)
Sunday, April 26
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Warbington Farms – the fun park will be open from 1pm-5pm for our “mini” kite day. Bring your kites and enjoy a fun day outside! We have had to modify our original Kite Day because of the weather but we hope Sunday will be a great day to fly kites! Berry situation is not looking too promising for picking yet. The berries just haven’t ripen as fast as we had hoped.
Pike Nurseries – April 25 & April 26 – This weekend is Ladybug Weekend! We’re celebrating these helpful garden insects by giving away over 2 Million Ladybugs! Get the details and more ladybug info and fun on our website > http://www.pikenursery.com/pages/ladybug-weekend. Ladybugs are beneficial for your garden and actually prey on garden pests. During Ladybug Weekend, we’re giving away 2 million ladybugs (one free packet per purchase). Check out their classes and crafts for kids.
Photo from Michaels.