Things to do-July 16-July 27

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July 16



The” Music Man” plays at the Legacy Theatre in Tyrone today at 7:30 p.m. The musical is family entertainment at its best. The show follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize - despite the fact he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef. “Trouble,” “My White Knight,” and “76 Trombones” are just a few of the show stopping numbers in the Meredith Willson classic. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, seniors 60 and older $22 and $15 for children 12 and under. For more information, visit legacytheatre.org.



July 17



The” Music Man” plays at the Legacy Theatre in Tyrone today at 7:30 p.m. The musical is family entertainment at its best. The show follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize - despite the fact he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef. “Trouble,” “My White Knight,” and “76 Trombones” are just a few of the show stopping numbers in the Meredith Willson classic. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, seniors 60 and older $22 and $15 for children 12 and under. For more information, visit legacytheatre.org.



Another screening of the movie, “Murder in Coweta County” will be held at The Carnegie today and follows commentary by producer, Dick Atkins, at 6:30 p.m. The movie, “Murder in Coweta County”, strikes a familiar chord among the residents of Coweta County. This sensational murder trial, held in 1948, put this rural Georgia County “on the map”. As a result, Coweta County receives many visitors touring this area with questions and interest in the various locations that relate to this story.

The Newnan Carnegie is located at 1 LaGrange Street, downtown Newnan on the historic Courthouse Square. Registration is required: call to reserve your spot: 770-683-1347.



July 18



The” Music Man” plays at the Legacy Theatre in Tyrone today at 7:30 p.m. The musical is family entertainment at its best. The show follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize - despite the fact he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef. “Trouble,” “My White Knight,” and “76 Trombones” are just a few of the show stopping numbers in the Meredith Willson classic. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, seniors 60 and older $22 and $15 for children 12 and under. For more information, visit legacytheatre.org.



July 19



A tomato tasting party is from 9 a.m. to noon at the Peachtree City Farmers Market in Aberdeen Village Shopping Center parking lot in Peachtree City If you’d like to tickle your taste-buds and sample some tried-and-true heirloom favorites as well as some newer hybrids, don’t miss this old-fashioned tomato tasting party, sponsored by Down to Earth Organics Association. Club members will bring cut-up samples of their favorite tomatoes for attendees at the market to taste. Fayette Woman is sponsoring and donating prizes for the “Best Cherry Tomato,” “Best Heirloom Tomato,” “Best Other-than-Heirloom Tomato” and a prize for the “Biggest Tomato” by weight. For more information, contact Mike Cunningham at mikec@countrygardensfarm.com.



Today is the second Market Day event of 2014, at the Lane Brown Gazebo in Downtown Fayetteville. Fayetteville Main Street welcomes everyone to attend this open air market featuring a variety of vendors showcasing their homemade or homegrown products. The market will be open from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Subsequent Market Days will be held on the third Saturday in August, and on the fourth Saturday of September and October.

Main Street Program Manager, Joyce Waits said that “Our Market Day is filled with so many unique items and is a perfect way to complete a “one stop shopping trip”. Also don’t forget to stop by our “Main Street” booth for informational brochures, ornaments, and to take a look at our brand new Downtown Fayetteville T-shirts.”Any vendors wishing to participate in future Market Days should call 770-719-4173. For info on other planned events in downtown Fayetteville, please check the Main Street Calendar at Fayetteville-GA.gov.



The” Music Man” plays at the Legacy Theatre in Tyrone today at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The musical is family entertainment at its best. The show follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize - despite the fact he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef. “Trouble,” “My White Knight,” and “76 Trombones” are just a few of the show stopping numbers in the Meredith Willson classic. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, seniors 60 and older $22 and $15 for children 12 and under. For more information, visit legacytheatre.org.



July 20



The Friends of the Peachtree City Library are pleased to announce that local author A. Bryant Betsill will sign copies of several of his books at the Peachtree City Library today at 1 p.m. The public is cordially invited.



July 21

McIntosh High School is staging a mini-cheer camp July 21-24 at the school’s gym from 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Pre-k thru 8th grade

Register with FCBOE Community School at

770-460-3990, ext.470.



Full day musical theatre camp is from today through July 25 at Legacy Theatre in Tyrone. The camp is for ages 7-17 and runs from 9 a.m.-5 p,m. The cost is $300. This camp includes theatre games, training in voice, acting, dance and even a talent show. Campers perform a showcase on the final day of camp and also as pre-show entertainment for “The Music Man!”



July 22



A book signing is today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Peachtree City Library. Local author and illustrator Gerrie Hubbard will sign copies of her book, “A is for an Alligator Watching.” She studied at the Savannah College of Art and Design, and graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her first book, full of rhyming text and original watercolor illustrations, is sure to delight children.



July 24



A Grief Support Group meets today at 6 p.m. at Hospice Advantage at 145 Howard Lane in

Fayetteville. For more information, call 678-817-4180.



July 25



The Senoia Area Historical Society is staging its third annual Moth Ball tonight at 8 p.m. This year we will be dancing under the stars on the lovely grounds of the Veranda Historic Bed & Breakfast Inn located at 252 Seavy Street, Senoia. Music will be provided by DJ Ray McKnight. It’s a BYOB event so you can enjoy your favorite beverage. Iced tea and water will be provided. Light fare will be served. Want a shot at being crowned the 2014 Moth Ball Queen? Dig out your old prom dress or bridesmaid dress and wear it to the party! Got an old poodle skirt? Be creative or come comfortable. It’s all in good fun.

Reserve your tickets now. Email senoiaareahistoricalsociety@gmail.com or call Maureen Schuyler at 770-599-9677.

Tickets are $30 for members of the society/ $35 for non-members.

Come and enjoy an evening of fun and frivolity while supporting the Senoia Area Historical Society’s efforts to preserve the special story that is Senoia.



July 26



Brooks Woman’s Club will be hosting a Tag Sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Hardy Hall (town hall) in Brooks. If you are a collector of antiques, dishes, crystal, etc..this is the place to be. Proceeds go to the American Cancer Society and Camp Southern Ground. For more information, contact Bebe Moore 770 719-3194.



The Fayette County Youth Soccer League will be holding walk up registrations 7/26, 8/2, 8/9 & 8/16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and 8/5, 8/7, 8/19, 8/21, 8/26 & 8/28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Come to the concession stand at McCurry Park North. For more information please see fcysl.org/registration.html or

email info@fcysl.org.



July 27



The Right on Target fundraiser for the Republican Party is today. Prices are a $20 donation for one ticket o rthree tickets for $50

Only 500 tickets will be sold and they are going fast! First place prize: S&W AR-15 rifle

Second place prize: Glock .45 caliber pistol

A celebration of your second amendment Right to keep and bear arms. The event runs from noon until 5 p.m. Food and fun for the whole family, include children’s activities. Outshoot the Sheriff Competition is also during the event.

The event is sponsored by the Fayette County Republican Party and Autrey’s Armory. The event is being staged at Autrey’s Armory at 116 Bethea Road in Fayetteville. Vendor spaces: $50 To volunteer to help, book a vendor space, donate for the silent auction, or buy a raffle ticket, contact: jimric314@gmail.com or call 404-490-9172 You can also purchase tickets at myfayettegop.org.
 

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