Easter Bunny Bonanza · March 16
10:00am to 1:00pm. Here comes Peter Cottontail hoppin’ down the bunny trail! He’s hiding eggs as he goes, so join us for an Easter Egg Hunt, fun spring crafts, and photos with the Easter Bunny. All ages, $5/person if pre-register by March 11 or $7/person at the door. Dacula Activity Building, 205 Dacula Road, Dacula. Call 678.277.0850.
Other March 2013 Gwinnett Parks Events:
Spring Art Show · January 24 - April 12 · Free!
View the of work of artist, Christopher Sherry, which includes self-portraits, landscapes and still-life in mixed media to include pastels, oils and water colors. Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, 185 Crogan Street, Lawrenceville 30046.
Kids Tennis Play Day · March 2 · Free
9:00am to noon. Kids age 4 – 10 will learn the basics of tennis by using smaller rackets and balls that bounce slower! Tennis classes start that afternoon for those who want to continue the experience. Drinks and snacks provided and each kid will get a certificate for participating! No pre-registration required. Mountain Park Tennis Center, 5050 Five Forks-Trickum Rd., Lilburn. Call 770.417.2210.
Learn to “B” a Beekeeper · March 9
10:00am to noon. This fun introduction to the hobby of beekeeping covers the lifecycle of the honeybee and its role in our ecosystem, the tools and knowledge needed to raise a colony of bees, and the fruits of this rewarding past time. We’ll even have a sampling of locally cultivated honey. All ages, $5/per person. George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Hwy, Suwanee. Advance registration required by March 5. Call 678.277.0910.
Lunch and Learn · March 21 · Free
11:00am to 2:00pm. With the confusing markets, you may have more questions than answers. Join us for lunch and an informative financial seminar to learn how to navigate these challenging markets and make sense of your investment options. Age 18+. George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Hwy, Suwanee. Advance registration required by March 15. Call 678.277.0910.
Kids Night Out · March 22
6:00pm to 9:00pm. It’s Friday night fun - filled with swimming, games, crafts, and dinner! Bring your swimsuit and towel; you must be on time to swim. Age 7 to 12, $12/person. Bogan Park Community Recreation Center, 2723 North Bogan Road, Buford . Advance registration required. Call 678.277.0850.
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun · March 22
6:00pm to 9:00pm. Come dressed ready to dance, sing and have fun with just the girls! Glitter hair, crafts, karaoke, pizza and a special treat! Age 6 to 11, $15/person. Mountain Park Activity Building. 1063 Rockbridge Road, Stone Mountain. Advance registration required by March 15. Call 678.277.0179.
Bunny Bash Breakfast · March 23
9:00am to noon. Hop on out for breakfast and pictures with your furry friend, the Easter Bunny! Fun crafts and Easter egg hunts, too! Parents must attend with children and are free, but must pay if they wish to eat breakfast. Age 3 to12, $5/person. Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651 Britt Road, Norcross. Registration required. Call 678.277.0860.
Yard and Craft Sale · March 23 · Free
8:00am to 2:00pm. Clean out those closets, basements and attics for one of the largest yard & craft sales in Gwinnett County. No food items permitted. Gwinnett County reserves the right to disallow items deemed inappropriate. $25/inside space with 8’ table, or $20/outside 10’x10’ space. Advance registration required. Shorty Howell Park Activity Building, Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth. Advance registration required. Call 770.418.2331.
Spring Bridal Lunch · March 23
11:00am to 1:00pm. Congratulations on your engagement! Our Bridal Brunch is the perfect time to meet with select wedding professionals and get ideas at our spectacular fashion show! During our Lunch and Learn session, hear about the latest trends in wedding gowns, accessories, honeymoon destinations, accommodations, floral design and more! $13/person. Gwinnett Historic Courthouse,185 Crogan Street, Lawrenceville. Advance registration required by March 20. Call 770.822.5450.
Herb Garden Workshop · March 23
1:00pm to 4:00pm. Be earth friendly and reuse materials to make your very own small herb garden! Learn the tips and tricks to successfully cultivate indoor and outdoor herbs in our hot Southern climate. Age 10+, $10/person. George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Hwy, Suwanee. Advance registration required. Call 678.277.0910.
Cruising the Ocean Blue · March 29
6:30pm to 10:00pm. Come sail away with our Home School Prom! The Gwinnett Historic Courthouse is your port of call for fun, dinner, souvenir photo, door prizes, and music! 9th to 12th grade, $37/person. Gwinnett Historic Courthouse,185 Crogan Street, Lawrenceville. Advance registration required by March 15. Call 770.822.5450.
Kids Tennis Play Day · March 30 · Free
9:00am to noon. Kids age 4-10 will learn the basics of tennis while having fun by using smaller rackets and balls that bounce slower! Tennis classes start that afternoon for those who want to continue the experience. Drinks and snacks provided and each kid will get a certificate for participating! Rock Springs Park Tennis Center, 550 Rock Springs Rd, Lawrenceville. No pre-registration required. Call 770.417.2210.
Line Dance Marathon · March 30
6:00pm to midnight. Learn The Cupid Shuffle, the Charlie Brown and more! Grab your friends and come for a line dance marathon in the gym! Country to hip-hop and everything in between will be played for all levels of dancing. Bring a dish to share, drinks are provided. $5/person. Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651Britt Road, Norcross. Registration required. Call 678.277.0860.
Source: Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation Department