Help Those in Need this Weekend as You 'Get Out'
Several esteem-lifting and spiritual-building events are available this weekend.
Grand Re-opening at Buffalo Wild Wings
When/Where: Friday, 4 – 6 p.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings, 5000 Jimmy Lee Smith Parkway, Hiram
Why Go: Celebrate and support a local business in its newly renovated restaurant; they will be offering free wings for a year to the first 50 guests in line for the restaurant’s 4 p.m. re-opening.
Pricing: Free admission; must pay for meal.
More Info: www.buffalowildwings.com or call 770-439-3744
Paulding County River of Life
When/Where: Thursday through Sunday, 8 a.m., sponsored by Dallas First United Methodist Church, 141 East Memorial Drive, Dallas
Why Go: Support your local community by assisting the elderly, handicapped and less fortunate citizens of Paulding County with home repairs. Great way to lift esteem for you and the recipients of this good will.
Pricing: Free—just a little elbow grease
More Info: www.dallasfirstumc.org or call 770-443-2230
Blood Drive to Save a Life
When/Where: Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at TSYS, 1990 Vaughn Road, Kennesaw
Why Go: Blood donors can save a life for just one hour of their time.
More Info: www.redcrossblood.org/southern or call 1-800-RED-CROSS
When/Where: Friday, 10 a.m., at Smith-Gilbert Gardens, 2382 Pine Mountain Road, Kennesaw
Why Go: Classroom and field study for anyone who enjoys watching birds. Learn what flowers and trees you can plant to attract birds, habitats and food preferences.
More Info: www.smithgilbertgardens.com or call 770-919-0248
Attach of the Killer Tomato Festival
When/Where: Sunday, 1 – 5 p.m. at JCT.Kitchen, 1198 Howell Mill Road, Suite 18, Atlanta
Why Go: Enjoy food and drinks from some of the South’s best chefs while benefiting Georgia Organics, a nonprofit working to integrate healthy, locally grown food into the lives of all Georgians.
Pricing: $70 admission
More Info: www.jctkitchen.com/tomatofest or call 404-355-2252. Tickets can be purchased through the website