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Aug
17
Thu
Parents Night Out at Pinspiration
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Enjoy some time in Vickery Village or sign up for our fall Cornhole League while the kids have a blast at Pinspiration. Sign up required. Call (470) 253-7251 or sign up online here.

NEED A PARENT’S NIGHT OUT? Every Thursday, enjoy Parent’s Night Out at Pinspiration! Enjoy a night out in Cumming, Georgia or around Vickery Village Shops, Restaurants and Events and relax while your children have fun crafting indoors at Pinspiration! (If friends have 8+ kids you can even schedule a private parent’s night out!)

Parents Night Includes:

-Fun crafts

-Activities

-Pizza

-Movie

$25 per child. Both boy/girl friendly. School-aged kids (5 and up). Please email -Atlanta@pinspiration.com to receive registration form or sign up online on our calendar.

UGA Alumni Pep Band
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Sponsored by the Forsyth County UGA Alumni Association and Dr. Gary Orris

Long-time UGA radio talk show host and sideline announcer Loran Smithwill share his stories about UGA and give us some insight into the upcoming season. Arrive early to dine in our Vickery Village restaurants and hear the UGA Pep Band from 6 – 7 pm before Loran begins speaking at 7 pm. Also, shop Peter Millar game day gear, Georgia accessories and tailgating must-haves brought to you by brits clothiers.

THIS IS A FREE EVENT – OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY

UGA Pre-Season Tailgating Event with Loran Smith
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

UGA Pre-Season Tailgating Event with Loran Smith
Thursday, Aug. 17 | 6 – 8 pm
Sponsored by the Forsyth County UGA Alumni Association and Dr. Gary Orris of Lanier Family Healthcare & Vickery Direct Care

Location: Vickery Village, 5755 S Vickery St, Cumming, GA 30040

Free and Open to the Community

Long-time UGA radio talk show host and sideline announcer Loran Smith will share his stories about UGA and give us some insight into the upcoming season. Arrive early to dine in our Vickery Village restaurants and hear the UGA Alumni Pep Band from 6 – 7 pm before Loran begins speaking at 7 pm.

Also, shop Peter Millar game day gear, Georgia accessories and tailgating must-haves brought to you by brits clothiers.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten: Froggy Celebration
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm

Join us for stories, songs, and a puppet show while we learn together about the benefits of reading to your child!

We’ll also learn about the statewide initiative, 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, which will help your child be reading-ready before starting school. We’ll recognize the achievements of children already participating in 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, too!

And to top things off, we’ll have crafts and a visit from our special guest, Froggy, from the popular book series by Jonathan London!

No registration required. This program is for children 0-5 years old. Space is limited. Arrive early to secure your spot.

FOUR STORYTIMES:

Cumming Library
Thursday, August 17 at 6:30 p.m.

Hampton Park Library
Thursday, August 24 at 10:15 a.m.

Post Road Library
Friday, August 25 at 11:15 a.m.
Saturday, August 26 at 11:15 a.m.

Identity Theft & Scam Avoidance
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm

Georgia Watch will be here to educate you and answer your questions about identity theft and scams.

Come learn what identity thieves want from you, how they perpetrate their crimes, and what to do about it. You will also learn about some of the common scams thieves use to get your money.

This program is for adults. Free admission. No registration required.

Aug
18
Fri
1/2 Price Family Days at Cumming Aquatic Center
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

1/2 price off DAILY Admission on the 3rd Friday of Every Month

Green Crafters: A Craft Program for Adults
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm

This program emphasizes craft projects that recycle, recraft, reuse, and repurpose. This month we’re creating yarn dandelions.

Adults only, please. No registration required. All supplies provided.

Aug
19
Sat
Cumming Farmer Market
Aug 19 @ 6:30 am – 10:30 am
Cumming Farmer Market @ Cumming Fairgrounds | Cumming | Georgia | United States

Cumming Farmer Market: Located at the Cumming Fairgrounds parking lot at 235 Castleberry Road, Cumming, Georgia. First market day is June 3rd. They will be open every Wednesday & Saturday 6:30am-10:30am until September 30th. {TIP: You will want to get there early for the best selection}

Learn more about the Cumming Farmer Market and find other ones in Forsyth County

Kid Care Expo
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join us for the Kid Care Expo where you can meet and greet healthcare providers and other child specific community resources face to face. This event is perfect for picking a pediatrician, dentist, or pediatric specialist for your child. This event is FREE and VIP bags are going fast. Reserve yours today!

  • First 100 Registrants will receive a FREE VIP bag with healthcare products and prizes
  • FREE Raffle for all attendees! You could win prizes for new parents, babies, toddlers, children, and teens.
  • Visit The Education Stage for a talk about special healthcare concerns from area specialists

This event is for ALL families from pregnant first time parents to parents of teens and young adults. And it’s completely FREE.

Kroger Chef Junior
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

A Kroger Chef will guide your child as they learn to create a tasty food item on their own. Each workshop lasts for approximately 20 minutes and includes activities such as decorating a cupcake or creating your own fruit pizza.

As part of every experience, your child will receive these Kroger Chef Junior items!

  • Apron
  • Chef’s Hat
  • Recipe Card & Box
  • Cooking Utensil
  • Patch

Each child will take home a recipe card that includes step-by-step instructions so that together, you can continue the experience at home with a made-from-scratch recipe! It’s a great way to foster a life-long love of cooking!

Kroger Chef Junior workshops are recommended for children ages 4-10 years old, but all are welcome!

Please note, registration via Eventbrite is required.