August 17, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Weekly Dragon Boat crew lessons and practices on Tuesday mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Thursday evenings at 6:00 p.m. The public is invited, whether you plan on entering a team in the September Dragon Boat Races or not. $5 per person fee per training session covers paddles, life jackets, boats, and instruction. Wear boating clothes, sunscreen, and "wettable" shoes. Normal water safety rules (no practice during threat of thunder storms) will apply. It's challenging and fun. All levels are welcome, no experience necessary. The sport is accessible and inclusive. Open to everyone ages 14 and up - come as often as you like, just to have fun!
August 18, All Day
August 22, 9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
August 24, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
August 26, 8:30 AM
Join us for Run for Love on August 26th, 2017! Register online in advance at active.com or lovesfoundation.org or on race day at McIntosh Park. Early bird registration is $25, and $30 after July 31st and on race day. T-shirts are only guaranteed to Early Bird registrants. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female runners in age categories 12 & up. If you have any questions, contact Jennifer Speed at firstname.lastname@example.org or (404) 345-3878.
All proceeds to benefit Loves Foundation, a 501 (c)3 nonprofit aimed at financially assisting bereaved parents of infants that have passed.
August 31, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Drake Field
G.R.A.S.P. (Grief Recovery After Substance Passing) is hosting International Awareness Day at Drake Field on August 31st. Help them spread awareness of the opioid epidemic. Volunteers will be providing information on how to recognize signs of use/abuse, how to obtain medication to reverse overdose, as well as where grieving families can go for help after loss.
August 17, 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Readers & Writers Room, Peachtree City Library
Our new teen writers group is open to teens 14+ and meets in the Readers & Writers Room. Contact library volunteer Susan Samson at email@example.com for further information.
August 19, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Peachtree City Library will delay opening until 12 noon on Saturday, August 18, due to the Adult Triathlon that takes place around City Hall/Library Plaza.
August 20, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Peachtree City Library's artists for the month of August represent two local art associations, Ruth Whitaker with the Newnan-Coweta Art Association and Dave and Ina Jones representing the Fayette Society of Fine Arts. Each month the associations supply two different local artists to display their work in the library. We are pleased to offer a new opportunity for these artists to meet the public. Both artists will be available to discuss their techniques and inspirations. This event will be held near their artwork located on the main floor of the Peachtree City Library. This program is free and open to the public.
August 22, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
August 22, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Readers & Writers Room, Peachtree City Library
Writers Circle is a writing critique group which meets bi-monthly, the second Tuesday for poetry and the fourth Tuesday for prose. For more information contact Rebecca Watts at firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 24, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
Songs, Stories, & Play
August 24, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
August 26, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
Children of all ages are invited to bring in their duplicate or unwanted Shopkins/Littlest Pet Shop toys to swap with other Shopkins/LPS enthusiasts! No registration required. This event is free and open to the public.
August 29, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
August 17, 7:00 PM
City Council generally holds regular meetings on the first and third Thursdays of each month. Agendas and agenda packets can be found by clicking on the "Download Agenda" link at the bottom right of this page.
August 21, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
August 24, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM