Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Is your church, organization or business hosting an Easter Egg hunt around Roswell this month?
This year Easter falls on March 31, which means it’s just around the corner. If your church, organization or business is hosting an Easter Egg hunt leading up to the holiday, announce it for free on Roswell Patch. Here’s how: 1. Make sure you’re signed in under your Patch account. 2. Click on the Roswell Patch Event Calendar and click on “add an event” 3. Fill out the fields, including the title, date, times, description and address. (Patch tip: Fill in the address form with the complete street address. If the system won’t recognize your location, be sure to use the full street, town, state and ZIP code.) 4. Check off the appropriate categories (family, outdoor, etc.) and fill out any extra info, such as a website site or contact phone …
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Sunny and David Bailey realized their dream of purchasing Naylor Hall three years ago. Last week, they realized another dream of buying original artwork from a Dutch artist.
For 20 years, Sunny Bailey led guests through Naylor Hall's 19th-century rooms covered in forest green carpet. In between organizing weddings, bar mitvahs and corporate parties, she discreetly lifted a corner of the rug to make sure the original hardwoods were there. They were. Then three years ago, Bailey finally realized a longtime dream. She and her husband, David, purchased the antebellum mansion that sits on Canton Street, just down from most of the restaurants. One of the first things they did was pull up the carpet and restore the original heart pine floorboards. Since buying Naylor Hall, Sunny’s job has not changed. She still manages all the events at the house. But now she is making it her own. “I always felt like it was mine,” …
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
The city will hold a special Touch-a-Truck event to celebrate National Public Works Week, which takes place next week.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
To kick off National Public Works Week, May 20 – 26, the city of Roswell Public Works/Environmental, Community Development and Transportation departments will host a Touch-A-Truck event at Roswell City Hall this Saturday. The Touch-A-Truck event provides the opportunity for citizens of all ages to see firsthand the equipment used to provide necessary services to their families. Bring the kids and explore the mysterious workings of the street sweeper, or watch up close just how the sanitation truck works. There will be something for everyone to learn at this event, Saturday May 19. But the fun doesn't end there. The second annual National Public Works Week Truck Rodeo will be held Tuesday, May 22 at 7 a.m. at Roswell City Hall. Drivers will…
Friday, May 4, 2012
Celebrate this Saturday without spending more than you want to spend with these local deals.
Cinco de Mayo is Saturday, May 5, and there are some local places to go and celebrate. See some art, support your local youth or just hang out with friends with some great food and drinks. There are many options for you in our area. Here are five places to check out on Cinco de Mayo. 1. Roswell Spring Art Walk Deal: Come to Canton Street on Saturday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and see the art from several local galleries for free. There will also be art prizes, drinks and food samples from local restaurants. Good Through: This is a one day event happening Saturday only. 2. Casino de Mayo in Roswell Deal: The Roswell High football team is sponsoring this event and while it may not qualify as a great deal, it is for a great cause. Support …
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Here are five deals in our area that you will enjoy.
This is a week full of great activities and deals. Adults and kids alike will be able to have some fun and save with these great Patch bargains. Here are five deals that we think your family will enjoy this week. 1. Chik-fil-A Date Knight Deal: Reserve your space right away for this free event on April 28. All you pay for is the cost of food that you order that night. This is a fun mother-son event. For more info and to reserve your spot, which are filling up fast, see their website. The offer is at restaurants in Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Cumming and Roswell. Good Through: This is a one-day event that requires reservations to be made. 2. Airplane The Movie Deal: Come and see this hilarious classic movie at Studio Movie Grill in …
Friday, April 13, 2012
Here are some of the things that are going on in our area this weekend. Click on the links for more details and add other activities to our events calendar.
Roswell Spring Portraits at KOO KOO BEAR KIDS Market on the Green Earth Day Kids Fest High Meadows 2nd Annual Farmers Market Kiwanis Club of Historic Roswell Spring K Classic 5K/10K Run Alpharetta Alpharetta Arts Streetfest Opening of the 2012 Alpharetta Farmers' Market Season Johns Creek JCSO Evening Finale: An Evening With Oscar & Tony Our Brothers Keeper, Author Jedwin Smith Talk and Signing Cumming Fitter & Faster Swim Tour Holistic Moms Network Writing Class - Middle School
Friday, March 9, 2012
Here are some of the things we've found to do in our area this weekend. As always, feel free to add activities you know of to our events calendar!
Roswell Big Creek Wetlands Work Day Bulloch Hall 2012 Quilt Show Roswell Reads Literary Luncheon with author Tom Franklin Night Hike Alpharetta RCOG 2012 Childen's Consignment Sale Alpharetta Public Safety Foundation's Annual Chili Cook-off Johns Creek Mirror Image - the Musical BYOB Painting Class Learn To Dance Ballroom Perimeter Academy of the Arts Ballet Presents 'Coppelia' Cumming South Forsyth Rotary Club Hosts Annual Monte Carlo Casino Night Consignment Sale at CFUMC Ozark Jubilee at Cumming Playhouse
Friday, March 2, 2012
There's plenty to do in our local area this weekend! Click on the links for more information or add a missing event to our calendar!
Around Roswell: Parent's Night Out Hillside Elementary 5K Husky Dash Dr. Seuss’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Scholarship Art Exhibition Around Alpharetta-Milton: Shiitake Mushroom Class Literacy Open House/Grand Opening Live Music at Menchie's Windward Around Johns Creek: Creating Wildlife Habitat Gardens Workshop Learn To Dance Ballroom Family Story Night Cumming: 2012 Police Vs. Fire Hockey Game Princess for a Day: Preserving Your Daughter's Purity and Innocence Editor's Note: If you know of an upcoming event be sure to post it on the Roswell Patch Events Calendar. We may even feature your event on our weekly event roundup column.
Friday, December 2, 2011
Here's our guide to some of the weekend's best events in Roswell and the surrounding area. Click on links for more details.
Roswell The Polar Express Friends of Roswell Library Holiday Book Sale Back to Nature Holiday Market Lighting of the Town Square Johns Creek Holiday Workshop at Emory Johns Creek 5th Annual Johns Creek Founders Day Parade Founders Day "Santa Jam" Alpharetta Atlanta Humane Society Grand Opening Oliver! By ACT1 Theatre at Alpharetta Presbyterian Church Milton's Third Annual Tree Lighting Saturday At Deerfield Place Alpharetta Christmas Farmers, Arts and Crafts Market Alpharetta Tree Lighting Ceremony Sunday Cumming Horizon Christian Academy 10th Annual Acution Pet Pictures with Santa LifeSouth Blood Drive at Living Faith Lutheran Church 2nd Annual Jingle Jog 5K - Cumming, GA
Friday, November 18, 2011
Here some local events we've found going on this weekend.
Roswell Market on the Green Backyard Campout Blues and Brews Fundraiser for Mutt Madd-ness Dog Rescue Alpharetta Artistic Holiday in the Village Vino 100 Charity Wine Tasting Book Signing By Author Mary O. Travers Johns Creek Autrey Mill Scout Day Cumming Christmas in Central Park National BBQ Cup