March Calendar of Events
Paulding Gymnastics UPCOMING Events!
Spring Break Camp on April 2-6, from 7am-6pm
106 Greystone Power Blvd., Dallas. LAST CHANCE to register! 770-445-5525
Paulding Chamber – Georgia Power Luncheon – Paulding Senior Center
March 1; Thursday 11am - 1pm
Keynote Speaker: Eric Seidel, CEO, The Media Trainers ($20/mem. $25/non-mem. prepaid; + $5 at door). Register at www.pauldingchamber.org or call 770-445-6016.
Bingo Night for the North Paulding High School Band
March 3; Saturday 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Don’t miss some fun and games benefitting the NPHS Marching Band. Two card MINIMUM purchase ($5.00 ec.). At NPHS cafeteria, 300 North Paulding Dr., Dallas. Questions? Visit www.NorthPauldingBand.com
21st Annual Sisters in Christ Women’s Conference
March 3; Saturday 8:30am to 4pm - Mount Holly Church in Carrollton
REGISTER EARLY for this day of fun, praise, and fellowship. Keynote Speaker: Delma Morales, and more wonderful guests. MHC is located at 4685 N. Hwy. 27, Carrolton. Conference is free; lunch is not provided. Registration and info visit www.sistersinchrist.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic at Kritters Country Club
March 10; 2nd Saturday of the month
Kritters Country Club is located at 7377 W. Strickland Street in Douglasville. Call 770-489-7500 for hours and more information.
Spring Fling in the Park!
March 10; Saturday at White Oak Park
Let’s ring in spring with an afternoon of games, kite-flying, and fun! Participants must furnish their own kite. Sign in at 12:30pm; Kite Day at 1pm; Winners announced at 1:30pm. Questions? 770-445-8065. Event is FREE!
Hope Church Flea Market
March 10; Saturday 9am - 4pm Rain or Shine
Come shop for furniture, crafts, clothing and food. There will be home businesses as well! Questions? Email email@example.com.
1970 Charles Hardy Pkwy, Dallas, GA.
Southeastern Cowboy Gathering at Booth Western Art Museum, Cartersville
March 8-10; Thursday - Saturday
A three day celebration of the West, includes artists, live music, the south’s largest chuck wagon cook off, children’s activities and more! Questions? Call 770-387-1300.
Paulding County Schools – Fine Arts Day
March 17; Saturday 9am - 5:15pm at Paulding County High School
Artwork on display from 9am – 5:15pm. Performances from each high school and a professional Art Auction raising money for scholarships as well as food trucks and vendors! Questions? 770-443-8000
WELSHfest 2018 in Downtown Rockmart
March 17; Saturday 9am - 5pm
Welsh & Local entertainment; fun and educational events; vendor village! Fun for the whole family. http://welshfest.vpweb.com/
Dallas Georgia Writers Guild
Every Tuesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm At Starbucks - Crossroads
Easy to Learn and Play. Free Lessons Available. Questions? 770-794-1985
Alternative Baseball Exhibition Game – Opening Day – West Cobb vs. Dallas
March 18; Sunday 2pm McEachern United Methodist Church FIeld
This game features players with autism/special needs and experiences players (former professional/collegiate/high school). Attend FREE with any monetary donation. Family enterainment, snack and other goods available. Please RSVP to attend at https://www.facebook.com/events/146098242761757/
(In case of a rain out, game will be March 25th at 2pm)
Propagating Shrubs with Paulding County Master Gardeners
March 22; Thursday 10am - 11am - REGISTRATION REQUIRED
FREE, but space is limited. Contact the Paulding County Extension Office at 770-530-3113 or register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/o/paulding-county-master-gardener-volunteers-14630229710
McEachern Methodist UMC Consignment Sale (Three Days!)
March 22; Thursday 5pm-9pm
March 23; Friday 9:30am - 4pm
March 24; Saturday 8am - 12pm
Clothing, books, games, nursery items. Many items 1/2 off Saturday!
4075 Macland Rd, Powder Springs GA.
Acworth Easter Egg Hunt at Acworth Sports Complex
March 23; Friday 6:30pm
Easter Bunny arrives at 7:15pm, first hunt begins at 7:30pm. Arrive early to enjoy face painting, inflatables, photo booths, and more! http://acworthegghunt.com/
Decade Dash: 5K Run/Walk and Tot Trot for CASA of Paulding
March 24; Saturday 7am check in, 7:30am Tot Trot, 8am 5K Start
1990 Vaughn Road, Kennesaw GA. Register at www.active.com. Come dressed in your favorite decade’s duds. Award for best costume!
Georgia Classic Rides “Block Parties – Downtown Dallas
March 24; 4th Saturday of the month; 4pm - 9pm
Beautiful cars, great people, and family fun! For membership and photos visit www.georgiaclassicrides.com
Alzheimer’s and Dementia Awareness Night
March 28; Wednesday 6:30pm-7pm at the Pearl of Dallas
Free seminar about detecting symptoms of Dementia and Alzheimer’s and your options. RSVP to Martha Morris 404-713-1936. 100 Westminster Court, Dallas.
Journeyman Farmer Training – UGA Extension in Carroll/Coweta/Paulding
March 30 (Step 1); Friday 10am - 3pm at Carroll County Ag Center
A Journeyman Farmer: 3-Step program that provides comprehensive training for beginning farmers. Step 1 – Small Farm Business Planning. Step 2 – Small Fruit and Vegetable Production, is a 7-Week training, sessions begin April 10. Learn more at http://extension.uga.edu/calendar/event.html?pk_id=14583
Cruise the Coop VW Show and Swap – Little Tallapoosa Park
April 7-8; Saturday and Sunday
Gates open at 10am
A fun gathering of old and new VWs – New/Used parts for sale; Food Vendors; Hand Crafted awards; and Prizes. Spectators $5. More info cruisethecoop.com
Annual Earth Day Event at Georgia Highlands College
April 11; Wednesday 12pm - 2pm on the Dallas Square
Free event! Learn about environmentally friendly practices to make your world greener – pollinator gardening, water conservation, recycling and more.
Georgia Renaissance Festival
April 14 - June 3; Every Saturday, Sunday and Memorial Day
Visit garenfest.com for times and ticket information.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate)
Paulding CASA volunteers advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children in juvenile court. They protect a child’s right to be safe, treated with dignity and respect, and to learn and grow in the safe embrace of a loving family. To volunteer call Rachel Lundy at 770-505-0065 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – Keep Paulding Beauty
You can help Keep Paulding Beautiful create a clean and healthy environment in which to live, work, and play. To volunteer call 770-443-0119.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – The Pearl of Dallas
Help is needed with the resident’s activities. You’ll be rewarded with smiling faces! To volunteer call Alie Ayers, 678-350-4445. 100 Westminster Court, Dallas.
ONGOING MONTHLY EVENTS – Confirm dates/times with coordinator:
Dallas Georgia Writers Guild
Every Tuesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm at Starbucks - Crossroads
8655 Hiram Acworth Hwy., Dallas
Dallas Rotary Club at Audrey’s Cafe
Every Thursday; 7:30am networking, 8am meeting
Contact Madge Lovingood 770-439-7991 with any questions.
Grief Share Support Group at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
Classes offered every few weeks. Contact them for dates and time. 678-435-5951
Manna Food Ministry – Feed the Hungry
Offering affordable, pre-packaged, high-quality nutritious food boxes. Questions? 678-310-9660. Major credit cards accepted. 460 S. Johnson St. Dallas, 30132.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) – Fortified Hills Baptist Church
Meets every other Friday; September - May from 9:30am - 11:30am
Women with children ages birth-kindergarten are welcome. Childcare is available. Questions? https://www.facebook.com/NWGAMOPS/
Paulding County Beekeepers Club
2nd Thursday of the month; 7pm at Dallas Primitive Baptist Church
222 Legion Rd., Dallas or follow on Facebook at Paulding County Beekeepers! Questions? Call Sue McCleary at 678-310-7305.
Paulding County Singles Ages 50 and OVer
2nd Tuesday of the month; 6pm at Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant, Hiram
Paulding Singles 50 and Over on Facebook or call Phyllis Coble at 678-247-6499.
Paulding County Writers’ Guild Meeting
Call 770-943-0571 or check www.pcwgga.org/calendar for meeting info.
Paulding Literacy Council Programs
Learn more by calling 770-974-5531.
– Become an adult reading tutor – tutors needed; training provided.
– Learn and improve your reading skills – tutoring sessions for Paulding residents.
– English classes on Mondays and Wednesdays. To register call 770-443-1660.
– Class instruction for GED. To register call 770-443-1660.
Paulding Parks & Recreation Program Registration
Now offers registration at all park offices and online at https://recreation.paulding.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/SPLASH.html
Check online for list of their programs and registration periods.
Paulding Photography Club – Downtown Dallas
2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month; 7pm
Meetings are at 122 Main Street, Dallas. Monthly competitions, field trips, etc. For more information visit: www.facebook.com/PauldingPhotographyClub.