Things To Do This Weekend – May 12-13-14


From Staff Reports

Mother’s Day Weekend here in Coweta County has a lighter than normal Calendar of Events. Below are fun, educational and family-friendly events in Coweta for May 12-13-14.

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Newnan Theatre Company presents Monty Python’s Spamalot

24 1st Avenue, Newnan • 770-683-6262 or visit
Friday, May 12 at 8 p.m. • Saturday, May 13 at 8 p.m. • Sunday, May 14 at 3 p.m.
Spamalot is the legend of King Arthur and his knights, but with show girls, cows, killer rabbits and French people. Check out their website for summer camps and an actor’s workshop. Tickets are $25 for adults, $18 for seniors (65+) and students, and $15 for Children (under 10).

May 12, FRIDAY

Central Christian School Graduation

Newnan Police Department’s Annual Golf Tournament
at SummerGrove Golf Course, 335 Summergrove Parkway, Newnan • 770.254.2355 ext. 143
This year there are raffle tickets for a chance to win cash prizes. All the money raised will go toward the Department’s Public Safety’s Christmas With A Cop program. Sponsored by Yamaha.

Sen. Matt Brass to discuss Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Newnan
10:30 a.m. at Newnan-Coweta Chamber, 23 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan
Drug Free Coweta, a local community organization dedicated to promoting a drug-free lifestyle, is excited that Sen. Matt Brass will be a guest speaker at its coalition meeting on Friday, May 12. He will provide an update on medical marijuana trends and the upcoming opening of a new medical marijuana dispensary in Newnan. The community is encouraged to attend to learn more about the potential impacts of the new dispensary and how to promote drug-free living in Coweta County. Sen. Brass will be speaking about the legislation surrounding the new dispensary and answering questions that the audience may have.


Volunteer 2nd Saturday Workday
9 a.m. at Chattahoochee Bend State Park, 425 Bobwhite Way, Newnan • 770-254-7271
The Friends of Chattahoochee Bend State Park is hosting its Volunteer Workday. The weather is finally going to let us get our kayak fleet maintenance completed. Volunteers will be working on some of our kayaks, applying Gator patch where needed and doing an overall check of the equipment. We will be meeting at the Maintenance Yard.

Champagne in the Garden Spring Garden Tour
1-5 p.m. at Stone Lodge, Marimac Lakes Park, 140 Pylant Street, Senoia
The Garden Club of Senoia hosts a tour of secret Gardens within historic downtown Senoia. Take a stroll and sip champagne while you enjoy these unique gardens. The plein air artists will be capturing local scenes , and some live music makes the afternoon fun for mom, family or friends. Treat your mom for Mother’s Day, surprise your special someone to a beautiful day. Tickets are $35.

Artz ‘N Park with Southern Dance Arc
7 p.m. at Greenville Street Park, Newnan • 770-683-3724 •
The Newnan Cultural Arts Commission is proud to collaborate with Southern Arc Dance Theatre. Together, they’ll be presenting ‘Artz’n Park’. This outdoor event is sure to be full of entertainment, with performances in dance, music, art, and more! Plus, there’ll be vendors offering unique items. Bring a picnic, family and friends and celebrate diversity in the arts.

May 14, SUNDAY

Mother’s Day

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