The Locations Calendar – March ’18
Chattahoochee Bend State Park
425 Bobwhite Way
Hike and Paddle
Saturday, March 10, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
It’s the best time of year here at the Bend. Enjoy a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside trail with a nice easy float down to the Day Use Area boat ramp. Boats are available to rent, or bring your own. Registration is required. $12, $30 boat rental $5 parking.
Dutch Oven Delights Club
Saturday, March 10, 4:30 to 6 p.m.
We will come together at shelter number 1 and learn to use the Dutch Oven. Swap some recipes and share some food that you will prepare. You bring Ingredients, we bring the charcoal. Dutch ovens will be available to use for the beginners. $6 plus $5 parking.
Hike and Paddle
Saturday, March 24, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Get the best of both worlds here at The Bend: a 5.5-mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the boat launch where we’ll have lunch. A short instruction session to get you on your way to a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+. $12 plus $30 boat rental. $5 parking.
Glow In The Dark Bowling
Saturday, March 24, 7-9 p.m.
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking.
Saturday, March 31, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Bring your baskets and camera; 1000 candy and prize filled eggs and the Easter bunny will be here. Age groups 0-4, 5-8, 9-12. $3 for egg hunt, $3 for chalk contest. $5 parking.
Coweta County Calendar of Events
The Donald W. Nixon Centre for Performing & Visual Arts
1523 Lower Fayetteville Road, Newnan
Thursday, March 22, 7 p.m.
Liverpool Legends “The Complete Beatles Experience!” are four incredibly talented musicians and actors hand-picked by Louise Harrison- sister of the late George Harrison of the The Beatles. Liverpool Legends are the ONLY Beatles Tribute band ever to perform Beatles songs on a GRAMMY nominated album. Louise’s involvement in Liverpool Legends makes them the ONLY Beatles Tribute Band with a direct family link to the original Fab Four.
Main Street Newnan
6 First Avenue, Newnan
Spring Art Walk
Friday, March 23, 5-9 p.m.
During the Art Walk, businesses extend their hours to host storefront exhibits and demonstrations curated by a variety of Newnan’s finest artists. Complimentary tastings and hors d’oeuvres will be served by some of our local businesses, as well as specials and promotions. Visitors can expect to stroll through over 30 locations and see the work of at least 40 artists, and you will find a wide variety of art styles and mediums, including: oil on canvas, engraving, pottery, photography, jewelry-making, fiber arts, performing arts and acrylics.
Saturday, April 7 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The market showcases a variety of handmade, homemade, and homegrown products created by local artisans, artists, and farmers. It features 50 unique booths with new vendors and one-of-a-kind items each month. Market favorites include: fresh locally grown produce, honey, jams and jellies, salsa, pottery, art, children’s clothing, hand-woven baskets, leather products, fresh baked goods, handcrafted furniture, birdhouses, wood-art, fiber-art, wreaths, floral design, and much more! The Market is open to the public, and there is no charge for admission.
University of West Georgia, Newnan campus
Click on the link to see the university’s continuing education opportunities:
Senoia Downtown Development Authority
Newnan Theatre Company
24 First Avenue
Saturday, March 24, 8 p.m.
We are the Newnan Theatre Company’s Improvisation Troupe. We perform unscripted scenes in order to improve our craft, explore theatrical relationships, and have a good time. $5
Blackpool and Parrish
April 12-15, 19-22
For five millennia Harry Blackpool has been the agent for all Evil on Earth, while Rachel Parrish has represented Good. These implacable foes meet in a private club every twenty five years. With the end of the world scheduled for tomorrow at teatime, they must pass their duties to their oblivious heirs: a mild mannered physical education teacher and an aggressively Bohemian artist. Caught in the middle of their cosmic gamesmanship is an anxious club manager. As the sole representative of humanity, he may be the key to Armageddon’s outcome in this fast paced comedy of apocalyptic proportions.
Newnan-Coweta Historical Society
75 Jackson Street, Newnan
The Carnegie Library
1 LaGrange Street
The Carnegie provides a central dynamic gathering place that serves residents of all ages and backgrounds as well as community organizations, with a non-circulating reading room, children’s area, and meeting spaces enhanced by an art gallery. It seeks to be an integral part of the community by offering print and electronic materials, services, and programs to adults and children to enrich daily lives.
Monday, March 26 vs. New York Yankees (Exh.), 7:35 p.m.
Tuesday, March 27 vs. Braves Futures (Exh.), 7:35 p.m.
Thursday, March 29 vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 4:10 p.m.
Friday, March 30 vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, March 31 vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 7:10 p.m.
Monday, April 2 vs. Washington Nationals, 7:35 p.m.
Tuesday, April 3 vs. Washington Nationals, 7:35 p.m.
Wednesday, April 4 vs. Washington Nationals, 12:10 p.m.
Monday, April 16 vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 7:35 p.m.
Tuesday, April 17 vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 7:35 p.m.
Wednesday, April 18 vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 7:35 p.m.
All Home Games played at SunTrust Park
Ticket Prices range from $8 – $95
For info, call 404-522-7630 or visit: mlb.com/braves
Sunday, March 11 vs. Chicago Bulls, 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13 vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 15 vs. Charlotte Hornets, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 30 vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 1 vs. Orlando Magic, 6 p.m.
Wednesday, April 4 vs. Miami Heat, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 10 vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m.
ATLANTA UNITED FC
Sunday, March 11 vs. D.C. United, 3 p.m.
Saturday, March 17 vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 7 vs. Los Angeles FC, 5 p.m.
Sunday, April 15 vs. New York City FC, 6 p.m.
For local music, please check out Kris Youman’s column elsewhere in this edition.
110 Smith Street
LaGrange, GA 30240
Morris Day & the Time
April 6, gates open at 7 p.m.
201 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, 30269
Friday, April 13
Gates open at 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m.
140 W Wieuca Rd NW
1 Philips Dr NW
(at Centennial Olympic Park Dr)
660 Peachtree St NE
(at Ponce de Leon Ave NE)
A Gentleman’s Guide To Love And Murder
Disney Junior Dance Party
9110 Selborne Lane Suite 210
Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268
Disney’s The Little Mermaid
March 28-April 22
The Legacy Theatre
1175 Senoia Road
Tyrone, GA., 30290
Book by John-Michael Tebelak with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
An inventive and joyful musical of the Gospels.
April 20 – May 13, 2018
Southside Theatre Company
PO Box 616
Fairburn, GA 30213
First Things First
May 10-13 and 17-20
NCG Cinemas at Fischer Crossings
55 Fischer Crossings Blvd.
Sharpsburg, GA 30277
Regal Cinemas Georgian 14
237 Newnan Crossing Bypass
Newnan, GA 30265
87 Newnan Station Dr.
Newnan, GA 30265