September 28 from 11:00am to noon. Want to know more about the history of McDaniel Farm? Want to have a behind the scenes tour of the Farm House, Barn, and Tenant House? Join the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center for an in-depth tour. McDaniel Farm, 3251 McDaniel Road in Duluth. For more information, visit www.gwinnettehc.com.
October 18 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Ever wonder what happens in the park after dark? Bring your flashlight, eagle eyesight, and enjoy a cookout dinner at the pavilion and a guided hike on the trails of Little Mulberry Park and learn about night activity in the park. Fun for the whole family plus treats at the end of the hike! Age 4+. Little Mulberry Park, 3855 Fence Road in Auburn. Cost: $7/person. Must pre-register here by October 15 with code SHVR14372 or call 678.277.0900.
Rabbit Hill Park will be hosting a Ribbon Cutting ceremony after the expansion of the area.
The ceremony will go on from 10 till 2 on Saturday, September 13, 2013.
The ribbon cutting will be held by the Family Friendly Activities in partnership with Dacula Soccer Club & Mountain View Athletic Association.
Rabbit Hill Park is located on 400 Rabbit Hill Road, Dacula 30019
For more information, please go to www.gwinnettparks.com.
Mondays, now through April 29 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. Learn to anticipate, recognize, and deal with dangerous situations. Learn to block punches, break loose from holds, and use striking techniques. For any age or fitness level. Cost: $10 per person for four weeks. Centerville Community Center, 3025 Bethany Church Road in Snellville. For more information, call the center at 770.985.4713.
Earth Day with the Gwinnett County Solid Waste and Recovered Materials Division on Saturday, April 13 from 9:00am to 11:00am at Coolray Field, home of the Gwinnett Braves. This free event will feature paper shredding and electronics, tires, and paint collection (limit 5, one-gallon cans per vehicle; no paint thinners, stains, spackle, oil paint cans, rusted paint cans, or dried-up paint). The event will also include kids’ activities and the opportunity for residents to meet their haulers and learn about Gwinnett County’s solid waste and recycling program.
For more information about this event, please call 770.822.7141 or view the flyers below:
Calling all volunteers!
Looking for some volunteer service hours? Come help out during the Earth Day event. Volunteers will be assigned to serve from 8:00am to noon. Visit www.volunteergwinnett.net to sign up for this event.