Weekend Guide: Things to Do October 7-8-9


From Staff Reports

This weekend’s headliner events in the area include Main Street Newnan’s Oktoberfest, Ghost Wineries Wine Tastings, the 75th EMC Annual Membership Meeting and Appreciation Day, and the Blues Plate Special Concert at Greenville Street Park.

Below is the calendar for October 7-8-9. If you have an event to submit for a future Weekend Guide, email [email protected].

October 7, FRIDAY

Main Street Newnan Oktoberfest

5-9 p.m. Downtown Newnan. Annual beer tasting event highlighting craft brews from across Georgia. Complimentary refreshments, retail sales specials and other treats will be made available for all participating attendees. mainstreetnewnan.com

Ghost Wineries Wine Tastings at Senoia’s The Classic Market
Oct. 7, 14, 15, 19 & 22, starting at 6:30 p.m. $35 per person includes 6 (one ounce) pours of wine from a famous ghost winery, a glass of wine, and charcuterie board food pairings. Limited seating Must RSVP and pay in advance. 15 Main St., Suite 1B. 770-727-9140 theclassicmarketsenoia.com

October 8, SATURDAY

Senoia Farmers Market
8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 40 Travis St. Produce, vendors and artisans. EVERY Saturday.

75th EMC Annual Membership Meeting and Appreciation Day
9 a.m. to noon at the CFEMC headquarters, 807 Collinsworth Road, Palmetto. Your participation is important! Fun Activities for all ages include: children’s activities, bingo for adults, and door prizes. Free concessions including Chick-fil-A biscuits, popcorn, cotton candy, and soft drinks. Prizes generously donated by vendors will be given away during the meeting. Every registered member will receive an Emergency Roadside Car Kit just for registering. One lucky member will walk away with the grand prize of a $1,000 electric bill credit! Each EMC member will have his/her name in the drawing and you must be present to win. Registration closes at 11 a.m., so be sure to arrive early. Take part in the Health Fair, provided by Piedmont Healthcare professionals. Parking is located at Northgate High School, 3220 Fischer Road, Newnan. Buses will transport you to and from EMC headquarters. For our disabled members, spaces located in front of the EMC entrance on Collinsworth Road will be available.

Meals on Wheels Blues Plate Special
4 p.m. at Greenville Street Park in downtown Newnan …  an evening of family fun with food trucks, door prizes, live music and dancing. Bands include: Kris Youmans Band, Frankies Blues Mission, Leonard Washington, John Hensley Band, and Mary Claire Martin!

October 9, SUNDAY

Amazon In-Person Hiring Event
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Amazon – CSG1, 280 Bridgeport Blvd., Moreland, GA 30259.  Pay of $15.00/hr or more, a range of real benefits, and opportunities for career advancement. If you are hired and accept the position, you will need to provide proof of your identity and employment eligibility as required by federal law by completing a Form I-9. Amazon is an E-Verify employer, so be prepared to present two forms of original documentation (Social Security, Birth Certificate, Passport, etc.). Can’t make it? Visit amazon.com/applynow to apply and choose an appointment that works for you or text AMAZON to 77088 to sign up for alerts from Amazon.

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