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Grab and Go Weekend Planner

Your complete guide to this weekend's activities in our community

Grab and Go Weekend Planner Grab and Go Weekend Planner

HAVE FUN WITH “PLAYFUL POP”

Where/When: , 135 W. Wieuca Rd., Atlanta, Friday, July 8, 7:30 p.m.

Why go: As part of the adult painting program, this month’s painting technique has been inspired by artist Keith Haring. Snacks and all drinks are welcome, the center will provide the rest!

Pricing: $35 per person. Call ahead for a reservation: 404-252-2927

 

ARE YOU A FAN OF THE IRIS?

Where/When: Hastings Garden Center, 3920 Peachtree Rd., NE, Atlanta, Saturday, July 9, 2 p.m.

Why go: Attend the Georgia Iris Society Meeting and enjoy a program presented by Gerald Johnson, titled “Companion Plants for Iris.”

Pricing: Free. For more information visit: www.gairis.org or call Cindy Thompson: 404-872-1437.

 

“PLAY BALL” AT A DINNER WITH A BASEBALL THEME

Where/When: , 2277 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, Sunday, July 10, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Why go: The “Play Ball” dinner at Holeman & Finch celebrates two great things about America: baseball and beer. Passed hors d’oeuvres make the rounds at 7 p.m. and dinner starts at 7:30 p.m.

Pricing: $65

CHECK OUT THE JAPAN-AMERICA SOCIETY OF GEORGIA

Where/When: , 3391 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, Monday, July 11, starts at 6:30 p.m.

Why go: Featuring Mr. Norman Mineta, the former Secretary of Commerce and former Secretary of Transportation as a keynote speaker, it will be about more than the food if you attend the 2011 Japan-America Society of Georgia Annual Dinner.

Pricing: $150 per person

 

FIND OUT WHAT TRUE HIP-HOP IS THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHY

Where/When: Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, The Galleries of Peachtree Hills, 425 Peachtree Hills, Suite 25, Atlanta, Saturday, July 9, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Why go: View the images by New York photographer Mike Schreiber from his recently published book “True Hip Hop” at this opening reception for the exhibit.

Pricing: Free

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