Calendar

calendar of events

Thank you for visiting our Calendar of Events!
Don’t forget to read our Disclosure Policy in connection with our Calendar listings.

If you wish to submit your event, click here.

Apr
21
Sat
Wine Tasting at Jax Fine Wine & Spirits
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Money Smart Week: Budgeting 101
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm

BUDGETING 101 Presented by Chris Hardy

Do you find yourself wondering where your money is going? Do you make a decent paycheck, but have difficulty saving? Budgeting is the answer. Chris Hardy, certified financial planner, will give expert advice on planning and sticking to a budget, as well as how to deal with debt. Figuring out your budget is your key to financial freedom.

This free program is intended for adults. Registration is not required.

Learn about other Money Smart Week programs at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/bfb4d467-5b4a-43b5-b348-b792617563ef.

Pinecrest Academy Silver Anniversary Gala
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for Pinecrest Academy’s Silver Anniversary Gala! We’ll be celebrating 25 years of educating minds, hearts, and souls on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 6pm at the Atlanta Marriott – Alpharetta. The evening includes hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, dinner, dancing, silent and live auctions, coffee and dessert bar. Students are selling raffle tickets for a brand new Ford 2018 ECOSPORT! Donations are being accepted for auction items, and sponsorships are available. Contact Dawn Lockert for more information at dlockert@pinecrestacademy.org. Visit www.pinecrestacademy.org, click Giving, and then Pinecrest Gala for all the details.

Apr
23
Mon
Money Smart Week: Investing 101
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm

INVESTING 101 Presented by Tracey Ann Gordineer

Investing can help your money grow and go farther. Get helpful tips and answers your questions on making smart decisions, building your portfolio, and the best ways to get started.

Whether you’re just beginning or already an experienced investor, Ms. Gordineer will offer tips for all levels. Investing is for everyone and it doesn’t have to be intimidating.

This free program is intended for adults. Registration is not required.

Learn about other Money Smart Week programs at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/bfb4d467-5b4a-43b5-b348-b792617563ef.

Apr
24
Tue
Royal Wedding Series: Fashionistas to Fascinators
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm

From Fashionistas to Fascinators: A Look at Royal Wedding Fashion

Très chic.
In vogue.
Dressed to the nines.

Journey with Sarah Collins, associate chair of fashion at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), through royal wedding fashion from past to present for this portion of our Royal Wedding Series. Get a glimpse of what to expect from the upcoming wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle in May. Don your finest duds, and join us for this stimulating style program!

This program is part of Tying the Windsor Knot, a series on royal weddings. For more information, please visit http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/8ec2df2c-8db3-4162-a124-b07b70d70ea9.

This series is intended for adults. Admission is free and registration is not required.

Apr
25
Wed
Microsoft Word for Beginners
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Microsoft Word is the gold standard of word processors with several essential features. During this course, Nick Roth of Teach All Tech will instruct you how to format multiple types of documents, use styling, work with more than text, save time using templates, and more.

This free class is intended for beginner Microsoft Word users. Register online at http://www.forsythpl.org/eventCalendar/programRegistration.aspx?p=13848 to participate.

Learn more about this and other free Technology Workshops at the Forsyth County Public Library at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/1ff601b9-db71-4570-8f0e-825859fda70f.

Apr
26
Thu
Money Smart Week: Retirement 101
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm

RETIREMENT 101 Presented by Chris Hardy

It’s something we all need to think about, and certified financial planner Chris Hardy will offer expert advice on financially transitioning into retirement. From supplementing your retirement income to IRAs to answering your questions, Mr. Hardy will put you on the right path to a happy retirement.

This free program is intended for adults. Registration is not required.

Learn about other Money Smart Week programs at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/bfb4d467-5b4a-43b5-b348-b792617563ef.

Apr
27
Fri
FCPL Rocks! Rock Painting for Adults
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm

This summer, our patrons can hide rocks with a book theme at popular places around Forsyth County. To do this, however, we need painted rocks!

Join us for rock painting and decoupage. We will have various books around the room for inspiration and you don’t have to be an artist to participate!

This event is for adults only.

A family-friendly rock painting and decorating event is scheduled for Saturday, May 12th at 2:00 p.m.

Apr
28
Sat
Google Suite, Part 1: Entertainment
Apr 28 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm

Nick Roth of Teach All Tech will show you how to find exactly what you’re looking for with Google Search, how to explore YouTube and find your favorite videos, and how to stay current on topics of interest with Google News.

Not a current Google user? Not a problem! Creating an account is free and we will begin the class with this step.

This free program is for adults only. Please call the Cumming Library at 770-781-9840 ext. 9919 to register.

Learn more about this and other free Technology Workshops at the Forsyth County Public Library at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/1ff601b9-db71-4570-8f0e-825859fda70f.

Wine Tasting at Jax Fine Wine & Spirits
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm