August Calendar of Events
Dallas Farmers Market
Every Saturday; 8am-12pm, Downtown Dallas, Regions Bank Parking Lot
Paulding Gymnastics UPCOMING Events!
REGISTER NOW for Fall Classes! Class begins - August 6
106 Greystone Power Blvd., Dallas. Questions or to Register? 770-445-5525
VENDORS NEEDED for Paulding Fine Arts 2018 Fall Fest
Saturday, October 13 10am-4pm on Main Street Dallas
Visit http://www.pauldingfinearts.org/ for application and information. Festival is Saturday, October 13 from 10am-4pm on Main Street Dallas.
Paulding Chamber – Georgia Power Luncheon – Paulding Senior Center
July 3; Tuesday 5pm-10pm
($20/mem. $25/ non-mem prepaid; $5 more at door.) To register visit www.pauldingchamber.org or call 770-445-8065.
FREE Outdoor Movie presented by Paulding County Parks and Recreation
August 4; Saturday 7:30pm Veterans Memorial Park/Watson Govt Complex
“COCO” – Bring lawn chairs and blankets out to enjoy a family-friendly movie on the BIG SCREEN! Alcohol prohibited. Questions? 770-445-8065
FREE Summer Concert presented by Paulding County Parks and Recreation
August 11; Saturday 8pm Veterans Memorial Park/Watson Govt Complex
Come out for a surprise performance for the whole family. Pack a picnic basket, a blanket and enjoy the music! Alcohol prohibited. Questions? 770-445-8065
Ragsdale Heating-Air-Plumbing Sporting Clay Shoot
August 11; Saturday 8:30am - Registration 10am Shotgun Start
Sponsorships available. $800 for a team of 4 or $225 individual (includes ammo, cart, breakfast and lunch). Garland Mountain Sporting Clay, 2618 Garland Mtn Trail, Waleska, GA. Questions? email@example.com or 770-445-8065.
Football in Paulding
August 17 and every Friday through November 2; 7:30pm
See Out Town’s annual football issue next month for full calendar. Until then, visit:
East Paulding Raiders – www.EastPauldingFootball.com
Hiram Hornets – www.HiramAthletics.com
North Paulding Wolfpack – www.NorthPauldingFootball.com
Paulding County Patriots – www.PCHSFootball.com
South Paulding Spartans – www.SouthPauldingFootball.com
Dallas Food Truck Friday and LIVE Concert with Fleetwood Max
August 17; Saturday 5pm-10pm
Tickets $25/$30/$35 www.dallasgaconcerts.com
20th Anniversary Gala for Shepherd’s Rest Ministries
August 17; Saturday at Rose Hall Event Center
You’re invited to be a part of the “Evening Under the Stars” event through your sponsorship, donation or purchase of tickets. All proceeds go directly to Shepherd’s Rest to help the victims of domestic violence in Paulding. Questions? 770-443-5213
Mother’s Finest in Concert at the Mill Amphitheater – Villa Rica
August 18; Saturday; 8:00pm
Don’t miss this night of great music, food, and fun! Admission is FREE!!!!!
Snake Program presented by Paulding County UGA Extension Office
August 23; Thursday 10am
Master Gardener Extension Volunteers will present this FREE program. Space is limited. Call 770-443-7616 or visit www.ugaextension.org/paulding to register.
Georgia Classic Rides “Block Parties”* Watson Government Complex
August 25th; 4th Saturday of the month; 4pm-9pm
Beautiful cars and family fun! www.georgiaclassicrides.com
Pioneer Days Festival at Sam Smith Park in Cartersville
August 31 - September 3; Friday to Monday - Labor Day Weekend
Arts, crafts, rides, and games. Fireworks on Monday. Daily unlimited rides $20. For hour and admission visit www.pioneerdaysga.com
Open House – Kennesaw Square Dealers
September 6; Thursday 7pm-9pm at Ben Robertson Center (BRC)
Learn to Square Dance… it’s easy, fun and great exercise! Couples/Singles welcome. Classes each Thursday evening. BRC located at 2753 Watts Drive, Kennesaw GA. Information or to Register visit www.squaredealers.com or call 678-757-LTSD.
Paulding Chamber – Georgia Power Luncheon – Paulding Senior Center
September 6; Thursday 11am - 1pm
($20/mem. $25/non-mem prepaid; $5 more at door.) To register visit www.pauldingchamber.org or call 770-445-6016.
Paulding Meadows Arts and Crafts Festival – Earl Duncan Park – Dallas
September 8 and 9; Saturday 9am-6pm and Sunday 9am-5pm
Arts & Crafts, Food, Entertainment, and More! Advance Tickets available at the Paulding County Extension Office for $2/person. Tickets at the gate are $3/person.
3rd Annual Wheel Believers Car, Truck, & More Show at Smyrna UMC
September 8; Saturday Registration 9:30am-12pm/Judging 12pm-2pm/Awards 3pm
Cars, vintage campers, trucks, motorcycles, and tractors welcome. Entry fee is $20. Live music and food vendors. Smyrna UMC, 9199 Buchanan Hwy, Dallas. Questions? Steve Weaver – 770-265-7289.
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 Beautiful
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.
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.
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.