Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for March 4 – March 6, 2016

weekend events in forsyth county gaSpring is near! We welcome March with some fun things to do for families in Forsyth County, GA this weekend.

Friday, March 4

10:00 AM – Hampton Park Library  Busy Builders – Let’s build something together! Did you know that playing with LEGO and other building blocks can help develop your child’s cognitive learning and social skills? Every Friday morning we will set out a collection of kid-friendly building blocks for an engaging and educational drop-in playtime. You bring your creativity, we’ll provide the rest! All ages are welcome to attend this family program. Registration is not required, drop-in anytime!

10:30 AM – Hampton Park Library  Growing Young Minds 

11:15 AM – Post Road Library Preschoolers @ Post – STEM 4 Pre-K 

Saturday, March 5

Bruster’s Annual Customer Appreciation PJ Day Mar. 5 – Guests who show up in their PJs get a free small waffle cone at 46 metro Atlanta locations.

10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Michaels KIDS CLUB: Potted Craft Cactus. 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. First recorded in 1967 by Louis Armstrong, “What a Wonderful World” has sold over one million copies, and has become a poignant message of hope for people everywhere. Join us for Storytime featuring What a Wonderful World on Saturday, March 5 at 11:00AM.

11:00 AM – Sharon Forks Library – One World Forsyth Celebrates Ireland 

11:15 AM – Post Road Library – Saturday Family Storytime – Seuss Spectacular! 

Sunday, March 6

1:30 PM – Post Road Library – Game On! Family Gaming Day 

CHILDREN’S CONSIGNMENT SALE

3/6 – 3/10 Rhea Lana’s of Cumming Children’s Consignment Event at Lakewood 400 Antique Market, 1321 Atlanta Highway, Cumming, GA. Rhea Lana’s is a semi-annual (one in spring and one in fall) children’s consignment event. We provides families the opportunity shop for and/or sell their gently used, excellent quality children’s clothing, baby equipment, furniture, shoes, toys, maternity clothes and much more. Private pre-sale is 3/5 – look on Forsyth for Families Facebook page for free pass. Full schedule here.

Rhea Lana’s Childrens Consignment Sale from March 28 – April 2, 2015 in Cumming, GA

rhea lana's cumming childrens consignment saleSpring is in the air and with it comes consignment sale season! Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Sale in Cumming, GA will not disappoint.

I went to their last sale and it was well organized and had something for everyone and for kids of all ages. This sale is twice a year and if you haven’t been before, check it out!

You can also turn your clutter into cash by becoming a consignor at their next sale! Visit their website for more information and jump in for their next Fall sale.

The Spring 2015 Event will be held Saturday, March 28th – Thursday, April 2nd. Private Pre-Sale is Friday, March 27th. at Lakewood 400 Antiques Market 1321 Atlanta Highway (Hwy 9) Cumming GA.

Rhea Lana’s of Cumming is a semi-annual children’s consignment event. There is one event in spring and one in fall. Follow Rhea Lana’s of Cumming on Facebook too.

SALE DAYS

Open to the public! Bring a friend!

Saturday, March 28th 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 29th 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Monday, March 30th 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Tuesday, March 31st 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

HALF PRICE SALE

Many items half price!

Wednesday, April 1st 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, April 2nd 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for September 5 – September 7, 2014

Wizard-of-Oz-BirdhouseFall is around the corner and favorite events are happening the next few weekends in Forsyth County, GA. Festivals, consignment sales, and lots of fall fun are in store.

Friday, September 5

10:00 am – 2:00 pm – The Vickery Village Farmers Market. This farmers market is one of few in which the produce is truly farm fresh … wherein the farmer is the grower. Other vendors include sausage, meat, fish, eggs, cheese, soaps, and other assorted artisans. Like us on Facebook: Vickery Village Farmers Market by Southern Growers

11:15 AM – 11:45 am – Hampton Park Library – Preschool Pals Story time

Saturday, September 6

9:00 am – 12:00 pm – Home Depot Kids Workshop – Build a Wizard of Oz bird house! Free hands-on workshop for kids ages 5 – 12.

9:00 am – 2:00 pm – Bethlehem Baptist Church Car Show, 5528 Post Road , Cumming, GA 30040, For information call 770-844-0596.

10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Michaels Kids Club Event: School spirit shaker! Show your school spirit. Let the kids craft while you shop, and then they get to take their creativity home with them! Just $2 per 30-minute session – including supplies. Ages 3 & up welcome!

11:00 am – Barnes & Noble – The Collection Forsyth. Join us for Grandparents Day Storytime, featuring the titles How to Babysit a Grandma and How to Babysit a Grandpa. Reading and activities for grandparents and kids.

11:15 am – 12:00 pm – Post Road Library – Saturday Family Storytime. Start your weekend off right at the Post Road Library. We’ll have stories, dancing, and fun! This storytime is great for the whole family!

Sunday, September 7

2:30 PM – Post Road Library  – Maze Runner Movie Opening Party  – Don’t be a greenie! Celebrate the opening of the movie adaptation this month at the library! We’ll have themed snacks, character quizzes, trivia, maze games, and more. For middle and high school students. Registration requested.

3:00 PM – Cumming Library – Grandparents Day Storytime – Celebrate Grandparents Day by bringing your grandparent to this special story time for books, treats and craft time together.

ALL WEEKEND

9/6 – 9/11 Rhea Lana’s of Cumming Children’s Consignment Event at Lakewood 400 Antique Market, 1321 Atlanta Highway, Cumming, GA. Rhea Lana’s is a semi-annual (one in spring and one in fall) children’s consignment event. We provides families the opportunity shop for and/or sell their gently used, excellent quality children’s clothing, baby equipment, furniture, shoes, toys, maternity clothes and much much more.

Open to the public! Bring a friend! Saturday, September 6th 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Sunday, September 7th 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Monday, September 8th 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Tuesday, September 9th 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Hillcrest Orchards Apple Picking Jubilee in Ellijay, GA – Saturday and Sunday.

Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for August 22 – August 24, 2014

post road libraryThe weekend is here and there are lots of fun things to do in Forsyth County, GA this weekend!

Friday, August 22

10:00 am – 2:00 pm – The Vickery Village Farmers Market. This farmers market is one of few in which the produce is truly farm fresh … wherein the farmer is the grower. Other vendors include sausage, meat, fish, eggs, cheese, soaps, and other assorted artisans. Like us on Facebook: Vickery Village Farmers Market by Southern Growers

11:15 AM – Hampton Park Library – Preschool Pals Storytime

11:15 AM – Cumming Library – Read, Build, Play!

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Brookwood Farmers Market at Brookwood Elementary School. Family Friendly Activities, Entertainment, and over 30 Vendors!!! New location on Vaughn Drive at Brookwood Elementary School! Check also their Facebook page for updates. They have fun activities for kids!

Saturday, August 23

9:00 am – Pike Nursery – Gardening in a small space. Maximize your garden even in a small area. Join us for a free class to learn about small space gardening.

10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Michaels Kids Club Event: Personalized chalkboard wood plaque. Start the school year of with a touch of class. Let the kids craft while you shop, and then they get to take their creativity home with them! Just $2 per 30-minute session – including supplies. Ages 3 & up welcome!

10:00 am – Lowe’s Build & Grow – Build a Monsters vs. Aliens Robot. Let your kids end their summer in a massive way. Bring them into Lowe’s to build a Robot inspired by DreamWorks Animation’s Monsters vs Aliens on Saturday, August 23. Don’t miss out on the FREE fun!

11:00 am – Barnes & Noble – The Collection Forsyth. Cars & Trucks & Things That Go Story Time. Join us August 23 at 11:00 am for Hometown Hero Storytime featuring Cars and Trucks and Things That Go! Stories, guest readers and activities will round out the fun. Story will be read by an officer from the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department! Please join the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department after Storytime for a hands-on visit in a real police car!

11:15 am – Post Road Library – Saturday Family Storytime.

Sunday, August 24

1:30 pm – 5:00 pm – Post Road Library One Year Birthday Celebration! Join them for stories, songs and a visit from Corduroy the Bear! Have cake and make some birthday crafts in celebration of the library’s first year.

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Pooches on the Patio at The Ridge Restaurant. Dogs are invited (must be on a 5 ‘ leash, spayed/neutered and good with other dogs). The ridge will provide a Special Fun Menu for drinks and food! $5.00 Cover Charge per person at the door. Proceeds benefit The Humane Society of Forsyth County.

ALL WEEKEND

8/21 – 8/23 – Green with Envy Kids Consignment Sale – new and gently worn high-end clothing, shoes, accessories, costumes, toys and more. Lakewood Antiques Market, 1321 Atlanta Hwy (Hwy. 9), Cumming, GA.

Friday, August 22 from 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday, August 23 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

8/21 -8/23 – Midway United Methodist Church consignment sale. Located at 5025 Atlanta Highway Alpharetta, Georgia 30004. Spring and Fall, Midway United Methodist Church conducts a Children’s Consignment Sale held in Alpharetta, Georgia. You can buy and sell infant, children, and teen items such as:  toys, outdoor toys, bikes/scooters, clothes (infant to teen/junior), books/movies, computer games, games and systems (X-box, Playstation, Wii, Nintendo), furniture and accessories, just to name a few!  Come shop us and find quality clothes at consignment prices – especially on the last day when most everything is half price!

Thursday, August 21, 2014          3:00-8:00 pm
Friday, August 22, 2014               8:30 am-1:00 pm
Saturday, August 23, 2014           8:30 am-1:00 pm

Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for February 28 – March 2, 2014

seussThe month of March is here! It’s hard to believe spring is around the corner. Here is a roundup of free and cheap kid-friendly things to do in Forsyth County, GA.

Friday, February 28

11:15 am – 11:45 am – Hampton Park Library Preschool Pals story time for ages 3 – 5. These 30 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and pre-reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities.  Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader.

3:30 p.m. – Cumming Library – Seuss Spectacular – Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with stories, songs, a puppet show and a visit from The Cat in the Hat! Bring your cameras!

Saturday, March 1

7:00 am – Cupcake Road Race 15k, 5k and Baby Cake Race benefitting The Place of Forsyth – Totally Running

7:00am start time (15k), 7:30am start time (5k), 8:45am start time (Baby Cake.)

9:00 am – 12:00 pm – Home Depot Kids Workshop. Build a Trojan Horse Bank from the new DreamWorks animated film, “Mr. Peabody & Sherman”, coming in March, 2014.

  • FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12.
  • Offered the 1st Saturday of every month at all The Home Depot stores between 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m.
  • Workshops teach children do-it-yourself skills, tool safety and instill a sense of pride and accomplishment.
  • All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin.
  • One workshop kit, apron and pin per child, while supplies last.
  • Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
  • Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis.
  • Thank you for registering online to help us better plan our craft kit quantities needed.
10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Michaels KIDS CLUB®. Bookmark the spot! Kids, craft a handy dandy page saver for Read Across America. Join us on Saturday, March 1st for our Read Across America Bookmark Event. Ages 3 and up are welcome to this event. See a store associate for details today.
11:00 am – Barnes & Noble at The Collection Forsyth. Join us for a special Lego Storytime.
11:15 a.m. – Post Road Library – Seuss Spectacular – Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with stories, songs, a puppet show and a visit from The Cat in the Hat! Bring your cameras!
11:15 am – 1:15 pm – Post Road Library Saturday Family Story Time. Snow! Start your weekend off right at the Post Road library. We’ll have stories, dancing, and fun! This storytime is for children aged 4-8 but bring the whole family!

11:15 am – 11:45 am – Saturday Story Time at Cumming Library. This 30 minute storytime includes books, music, and activities. It is designed for ages 4 – 8, but the whole family is welcome to attend.

12:00 pm – Barnes & Noble – The LEGO Movie Building Event. Build a scene from the movie! For ages 4 and up. Space is limited, so please sign up ahead of time. The Collection Forsyth, Building 200 Suite 252, 410 Peachtree Pkwy, Cumming, GA 30041, 770-781-0867.

3:30 pm – Sharon Forks Library – Seuss Spectacular – Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with stories, songs, a puppet show and a visit from The Cat in the Hat! Bring your cameras!

8:00 pm – The Sawnee Ballet Theatre’s Spring Concert presents Act II of Swan Lake and exciting, energetic selections from Broadway shows.  This is wonderful entertainment for the entire family!  Performances are at South Forsyth High School auditorium and performance dates are Saturday, March 1st at 8:00 pm and Sunday, March 2nd at 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm.  For more information call(770) 887-0756 or go to www.SawneeBalletTheatre.org.

Sunday, March 2

1:00 pm – The Sawnee Ballet Theatre’s Spring Concert presents Act II of Swan Lake and exciting, energetic selections from Broadway shows.  This is wonderful entertainment for the entire family!  Performances are at South Forsyth High School auditorium and performance dates are Saturday, March 1st at 8:00 pm and Sunday, March 2nd at 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm.  For more information call(770) 887-0756 or go to www.SawneeBalletTheatre.org.

2:00 p.m. Hampton Park Library – Seuss Spectacular – Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with stories, songs, a puppet show and a visit from The Cat in the Hat! Bring your cameras!

5:00 pm – The Sawnee Ballet Theatre’s Spring Concert presents Act II of Swan Lake and exciting, energetic selections from Broadway shows.  This is wonderful entertainment for the entire family!  Performances are at South Forsyth High School auditorium and performance dates are Saturday, March 1st at 8:00 pm and Sunday, March 2nd at 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm.  For more information call(770) 887-0756 or go to www.SawneeBalletTheatre.org.

CONSIGNMENT SALES ALL WEEKEND

February 27 – March 1 –  Creekside MOPS Consignment Sale – Creekside United Methodist Church, 673 Peachtree Parkway, Cumming, GA. Thursday, February 27th: 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Pre-Sale with a $5 donation), Friday, February 28th: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday, March 1: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm.

February 27 – March 1 – Cumming First United Methodist Church Consignment Sale – 770 Canton Highway in Cumming, GA, 30040. This is one of my favorite consignment sales. Bring a laundry basket or a large fabric tote or IKEA bag! Thursday Feb 27th:  8:30am – 1pm  NO STROLLERS;  5pm – 8pm, Friday Feb 28th:  8:30am – 1pm, Saturday March 1st:  8:30am – 1pm.

February 27 – March 1 – Johns Creek United Methodist Church Children’s Consignment Sale. Mark your calendars for spectacular children’s items! Sale Hoursare: Thursday  2/27 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Friday  2/28 from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00am-1:00pm (most Items 50% off on Saturday).

Spring Consignment Sales 2014 in Forsyth County, GA

Clean out the closet and consign for cash!

Clean out the closet and consign for cash!

Spring is just around the corner and with it comes some fabulous consignment sales and deals for the family! Here is a roundup of consignment sales in and around Cumming, GA. If you know of any other sales, please comment and share!

Spring 2014 Consignment Sales in Cumming, GA

February 21 – February 22 – Green with Envy Kids Consignment Sale at Lakewood 400 Antiques Market, 3121 Atlanta Hwy., Cumming, GA. – a high end kids consignment sale. Get designer duds for your littles for a lot less! Friday, 2/21: public sale 9am-6pm, Saturday 2/22: public sale 9am-5pm.

February 27 – March 1 –  Creekside MOPS Consignment Sale – Creekside United Methodist Church, 673 Peachtree Parkway, Cumming, GA. Thursday, February 27th: 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Pre-Sale with a $5 donation), Friday, February 28th: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday, March 1: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm.

February 27 – March 1 – Cumming First United Methodist Church Consignment Sale – 770 Canton Highway in Cumming, GA, 30040. This is one of my favorite consignment sales. Bring a laundry basket or a large fabric tote or IKEA bag! Thursday Feb 27th:  8:30am – 1pm  NO STROLLERS;  5pm – 8pm, Friday Feb 28th:  8:30am – 1pm, Saturday March 1st:  8:30am – 1pm.

February 27 – March 1 – Johns Creek United Methodist Church Children’s Consignment Sale. Mark your calendars for spectacular children’s items! Sale Hours are: Thursday  2/27 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Friday  2/28 from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00am-1:00pm (most Items 50% off on Saturday).

March 13 – March 15 – Midway United Methodist Church Children’s Consignment Sale. 5025 Atlanta Highway, Alpharetta, GA 30004. Come shop our sale of Infants and Kids clothing/shoes, nursery items, toys, books, games, strollers, car seats, bikes, kids furniture, and much more at great prices.  Our gym is packed to overflowing and all clothes are clean and checked.  The first 100 shoppers each day will get a free oversized shopping tote.

Public Sale Dates/Times:
Thursday, March 13     8:30 am – 1:00 pm
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday, March 14           8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday, March 15      8:30 am – 1:00 pm (many items half off-Sat. only).

We accept cash, credit cards (3% fee added), and check (with photo id only).

A portion of the sales proceeds goes to help with children’s missions, and other worthy causes.  And we at Midway United Methodist Church (www.midwayumc.org) thank you for your support.

Spring Cleaning – Get Organized!

Need help with spring cleaning and getting organized? My friend Jen at From Payne to Gain Organizing can work wonders. Here is a link to her Facebook page.

With 20 years experience as a CPA, member of NAPO (National Association of Professional Organizers) and lifelong compulsive organizer, Jen can help you:

*Set up organized and de-cluttered spaces all over your home so you can work and live more efficiently
* Attic, garage and basement clean outs
*Home staging services for home being listed for sale
*Help with meal planning and emphasize saving money and time on grocery bills and shopping
*Set home filing systems that work so you can keep only what you need and find it when you need it!
*Set up systems to help with tracking expenses and other items needed for tax time so you can save money when it comes to the time your accountant will need to sort through it

Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for January 24 – January 26, 2014

Movie Matinee 80sHere’s a roundup of what’s in store for the weekend in and around Cumming, GA.

Friday, January 24

11:15 am – 11:45 am – Hampton Park Library Preschool Pals story time for ages 3 – 5. These 30 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and pre-reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities.  Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader.

Saturday, January 25

9:00 am – 1:00 pm – NFMOM Kids and Babies Consignment Sale at Lanier Technical College – Forsyth Conference Center, 7745 Majors Road, Cumming, GA. Check out this huge consignment sale and stock up on all of your seasonal and new sizing needs!

10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Michaels KIDS CLUB®: Glitter & Tie-Dye Designs. Sparkle and Swirl. Kids, have fun making your own tie-dye and glitter designs. Join us on Saturday, January 25th, for our Glitter and Tie-Dye Event. Just $2.00 per 30-minute session – including supplies. Ages 3 and up are welcome to this event. See a store associate for details today.

10:00 am – Caring for Houseplants Pike Nurseries Class – Houseplants add color and beauty to your home, and they even provide health benefits by cleaning the pollutants in the air. During this free class, our houseplant experts will give you tips for keeping your houseplants healthy year-round. Located at: 6050 Bethelview Road, Cumming, GA 30040.

11:00 am – 4:00 pm – Atlanta Summer Camp Expo at North Point Mall in Alpharetta, GA. Meet with camp directors and learn about summer and sleepaway camps in Atlanta! From equestrian to drama, and water sports to Internet surfing, summer camps have changed.  From traditional outdoor summer camps to specialized day and overnight camps, there are scores to choose from for kids ranging from ages preschool to 18.  Meet face-to-face with camp directors and former camp attendees, see informational videos and pick up brochures.

11:00 am – Barnes & Noble at The Collection Forsyth. Lego Movie Countdown Celebration! Join us for a Hands-On Learning event as we count down to The Lego Movie. Activities, fun and surprises for all who attend!

11:15 am – 1:15 pm – Post Road Library Saturday Family Story Time. Start your weekend off right at the Post Road library. We’ll have stories, dancing, and fun! This storytime is for children aged 4-8 but bring the whole family!

11:15 am – 11:45 am – Saturday Scavengers Story Time at Cumming Library. This 30 minute storytime includes books, music, and activities. It is designed for ages 4 – 8, but the whole family is welcome to attend.

Sunday, January 26

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – 80’s Movie Matinee at Hampton Park Library. Due to licensing restrictions, we can’t advertise the titles of our movies online. However, see if you can guess this week’s film by the following description: Number 5, one of a group of experimental military robots, undergoes a sudden transformation after being struck by lightning. With the help of a young woman, Number 5 tries to evade capture and convince his creator that he has truly become alive.

North Fulton Mothers of Multiples Kids Consignment Sale on January 25, 2014

north fulton moms of multiplesThis is THE Spring/Summer Kids’ Consignment Sale to attend – with 14,000 sq ft of gently used or new items! We have everything you might need for children, including clothing sized infant to teen, matching & seasonal outfits (Swim wear, Easter, etc), boutique & maternity clothing, shoes, rocking chairs, high chairs, swings, car seats, strollers, tricycles & bikes, all types of toys, books, DVDs, and much more!

Lanier Technical College, Forsyth Conference Center
7745 Majors Rd Cumming, GA 30041

January 25, 2014

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

*Bring $5.00 and get in at 8:15 am*

Now accepting Cash, Check AND Credit Cards!!

*NO Bags OR Strollers Allowed*

Facebook Page

NFMOM Website

(Sponsored by North Fulton Mothers of Multiples Club)

7:30 am Members Only!

8:15 am Area Multiples Clubs & Early Entry shop *

9:00 am – 1:00 pm Open to the general public*

*Area Multiples Club members, bring your membership card or your club’s most current newsletter.

WHAT TO BRING:

  • NFMOMC Members – Your membership card (Required to enter the sale, can be picked up the morning of the sale)
  • Area Multiples Clubs – Your membership card or your club’s current newsletter
  • A laundry basket to carry your merchandise
  • ** NO BAGS OF ANY TYPE WILL BE ALLOWED!! **
  • ** NO STROLLERS WILL BE ALLOWED!! **

Forms of Payment Accepted: CASH, CHECK, CREDIT CARD

Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for August 16 – August 18, 2013

little princess resale in cumming, gaRain is in the forecast for the weekend, but there are still lots of fun things to do in Forsyth County, GA this weekend!

Friday, August 16

9:00 am – 5:00 pm Lakewood 400 Antiques Market – Happy 10th Anniversary! Celebrate their decade of flea market goodness and see what treasures you can find at the market. All weekend. Hours: Friday ~ 9 – 5, Saturday ~ 9 – 6, Sunday ~ 10-5. Admission: $3 Friday – Sunday, Ticket is good all weekend, Children under 12 Free.

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Brookwood Farmers Market – Caney Creek Preserve. Family Friendly Activities, Entertainment, and over 30 Vendors!!! Check their Facebook page for updates. New this year – fun activities for kids!

11:00 am – 3:00 pm – Farmers Market at Vickery Village – There is a new farmers market in Cumming, GA! Come stock up for the weekend on farm fresh produce, local meats, poultry, and eggs as well as local artisan products such as bread, cheese, jellies, probiotic drinks, soaps and more. Also, order fresh wild caught seafood for delivery at the market from Tom’s Awesome Seafood.

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm – Across the Wide Acoustic at Sawnee Mountain Music – Mark and Jody of Across the Wide along with Brad Williams and Calvin Heard play under the stars on the Pickin’ Porch at Sawnee Mountain Music Aug. 16th at 8pm. You’ll hear Across the Wide Originals as well as Classic country and Bluegrass music. Soft Drinks, Hot dogs and snacks available for purchase or bring your own picnic and beverages.

Saturday, August 17

6:30 am – 12:00 pm – Cumming Farmers Market – Wednesdays and Saturdays, Cumming Fairgrounds parking lot, 235 Castleberry Road, Cumming, GA. Support local farmers and check out the tasty produce, fragrant flowers and more!

9:00 am – 3:00 pm – 400 Wheels Car Bazaar and Car Show – 3885 Browns Bridge Rd, Cumming, GA – We invite you to buy, sell, trade or showcase your Classic, Exotic, Concept, Custom Cars or Bikes. So bring parts, tools, literature, equipment, car memorabilia, antiques, performance parts, crafts, collectibles, special interest items and anything else to swap. Vendors, music, food and more! See their FB page for updates. Free parking and admission.

9:00 am – 6:00 pm Lakewood 400 Antiques Market – Happy 10th Anniversary! Celebrate their decade of flea market goodness and see what treasures you can find at the market. All weekend. Hours: Friday ~ 9 – 5, Saturday ~ 9 – 6, Sunday ~ 10-5. Admission: $3 Friday – Sunday, Ticket is good all weekend, Children under 12 Free.

10:00 am – 1:00 pm – Activity Expo – Old Atlanta Park Recreation Center. Meet recreation instructors and participate in activities such as gymnastics, taekwondo, art, fitness classes, dance and more! This is a free event.

10:00 am – 12:00 pm on the half hour – Create a Bookmark– Michaels Kids Club. 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 – 12:00 pm. See a store associate to join the fun!
10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Grand Opening for Little Princess Resale, 1595 Peachtree Parkway, Suite 122, Cumming, GA 30041. Bring your Princess for a cup of tea and cookies. We will be serving at 10 AM and 2 PM. We will be having fun all day! Buy | Sell | Consign Girl’s Clothing sizes Birth-10.
11:00 am – Barnes & Noble at The Collection Forsyth – story time – Please join us as for a Splat the Cat story time. Great for everyone!
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Artistic Adventures Pottery Wheel Class. Learn how to spin a bowl from clay at Artistic Adventures Art Instruction Studio! Ages 6 and up are welcome, admission is $20, with $15 of that going directly to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to aid in funding cancer research and patient support. Arrive at noon, as wheels are first come, first served, through 2pm. Light refreshments will be available.
7:00 pm – Bingo – VFW Post 9143, 1045 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming, GA – Looking for a little Family Fun?*  Come join us each Tuesday and Saturday for Bingo.  New Games. Bigger grand prize. Concessions are available. Both sessions are NON SMOKING family fun. *Please note: Children must be 6 years or older.
Sunday, August 18
10:00 am – 5:00 pm Lakewood 400 Antiques Market – Happy 10th Anniversary! Celebrate their decade of flea market goodness and see what treasures you can find at the market. All weekend. Hours: Friday ~ 9 – 5, Saturday ~ 9 – 6, Sunday ~ 10-5. Admission: $3 Friday – Sunday, Ticket is good all weekend, Children under 12 Free.

 

Weekend Events for Cumming, GA for March 15 – March 17, 2013

sawnee art showBeautiful weather is in store for this lovely St. Patrick’s Day weekend. I hope you can get outside and get lots of fresh air with your family! Here’s a roundup of things to do in and around Forsyth County, GA.

Friday, March 15

9:00 am – 5:00 pm – Lakewood 400 Antiques Market. $3 Friday – Sunday, Ticket is good all weekend, Children under 12 Free.

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Sweet & Sassy Girls Night Out! A special St. Patrick’s Day GNO with a scavenger hunt, leprechaun visit, hair, makeup and nails and a runway show with pizza and drink! $30.00 per person, reservations required. Sign-up 2 or more girls and receive a special treat!! 770-781-0300.

Saturday, March 16

9:00 am – 6:00 pm – Lakewood 400 Antiques Market.

11:00 am Barnes & Noble storytime – St. Patrick’s Day Story time – Come join us as we read It’s Not Easy Being Green and Green Eggs and Ham, just to name a few. Don’t forget to wear your green. Great for all ages!

SWIMKIDS of Georgia is having a GRAND OPENING celebration on March 16 from Noon to 5:00 at their brand new state-of-the-art swimming pool located at 1501 Redi Road in Cumming, GA.  SwimKids focuses on teaching survival swimming to infants and children to age 7.

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Michaels Free Family Craft Time – FREE FAMILY CRAFT TIME: CRAYOLA® MODEL MAGIC® DUCK CRE8TIME™ with the entire family and craft something special together like this fun Model Magic® duck to give or keep for Easter.

ALL WEEKEND

Sawnee Art Show Central Park March Art Madness Friday and Saturday – March Art Madiness  show and exhibit and sale. Central Park Recreation Center, 2300 Keith Bridge Rd. Cumming, Ga 30040. All original art by members for sale.

Includes oils, pastels, acrylics, mixed media and watercolor and photography, glass, wood, metal, sculptiure, fiber and pottery, ceramics, and metals, ..all original art work as well as hand-made jewelry.  Admission Free!

Times: Fri. March 15th noon to 6:00 pm
Sat, March 15th  10-8 pm

Free admission…come browse,buy and support the Sawnee Artists Association.  Entertainment and refreshments 6-8 Sat. March 16th.

ALPHARETTA

The Canine Capers Dog Show is on March 16-17 starting at 8 a.m. at the Wills Park Equestrian Center.  This event is free to the public.  Click here for a schedule and for more information.

Midway UMC children’s consignment sale Friday and Saturday 8:30 – 1:00 PM.

 


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