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Beginning adult mainstream square dance lessons will be offered at 7:30 p.m. each Thursday beginning this week at the Barrow County Leisure Services Building, 175 Second St. in Winder. Lessons are free. Call Maggie Smith at 678-546-8174.

Norcross High School's Class of 1986 will hold its 20th class reunion July 7-9 at Lake Lanier Islands. Contact Renee DeWeese Livingstone at 706-265-8031 or johnandrenee@syclone.net.

Monday

The Southern Wings Bird Club will hold its annual free picnic at 6 p.m. Monday at the Oak Pavilion at Tribble Mill Park in Grayson. Attendees are asked to bring an appetizer, side dish or dessert to serve eight people, plus their own drinks. The main dishes, plates, napkins, utensils and ice will be provided by the club. Call 770-338-4433 or visit www.geocities.com/southernwingsbc.

The Red Cross will offer a two-day course on adult, infant and child CPR with first aid from 6 to 10 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $75. To register, call 404-575-3730, choose option No. 3 and ask to register for course No. 06-93, or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.

Saturday

The Red Cross will offer a course on CPR for the professional rescuer with AED from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $85. To register, call 404-575-3730, choose option No. 3 and ask to register for course No. 06-94, or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.

The second annual Statham Hootenanny and Street Dance will be held beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday in historic downtown Statham. There will be a full day of entertainment, including Kim's School of Dance, Jeremy Wells, David Leinweber and other bluegrass/country acts. A street dance featuring the US 23 band will be held at 7 p.m. The event will feature a variety of food, a kids area, vendors, demonstrations, a railroad memorabilia display and other attractions. Visit www.cityofstatham.com.

The United Ebony Society of Gwinnett County will present its annual Juneteenth Celebration from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Female Seminary Building, 455 Perry St. in Lawrenceville. The free event will feature live music, food, entertainment, games and an outdoor market. Juneteenth, or June 19, 1865, is considered the date when the last slaves in America were freed in the Southwest. Call 770-963-9356.

An Antique Car Show will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at Courtyard Gardens Assisted Living Home, 1000 River Centre Place in Lawrenceville. The event, which also celebrates Father's Day, will feature a cookout, live band and streets lined with antique cars. Call Heather Bonner, activities director, at 770-963-9934.

The Mustangs will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

A Kids in Boating Class is open to all area children from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at MarineMax Cumming, 1860 Bald Ridge Marine Road in Cumming. A certified captain will teach kids how to dock and safely board boats, basic water courtesy, swimming safety, knot tying, on-board fire safety and more. The class is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Call Cynthia Johnson at 770-781-9370, ext. 10924.

Harry's Farmers Market in Duluth will hold a Father's Day cake decorating event for children from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the store, 2025 Satellite Pointe. Cost is $3.49 per cake. Call 770-416-6900.

The city of Hoschton holds a Farmers Market each first and third Saturday of the month through October at its Historic Depot in downtown Hoschton. Market hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call Hoschton City Hall at 706-654-3034.

June 18

Lassie the famous movie dog will be on hand at a pet adoption event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 18 at the Kroger at 4155 Highway 29 in Lilburn. The event is presented by DeKalb County Animal Services and the K-9 Rescue League in Lilburn. Lassie's veterinarian will offer pet care and nutrition tips to current and potential pet owners, and Lassie will be available for photographs.

June 21

The United Ebony Society of Gwinnett County will hold a free "meet the candidates" forum at 7 p.m. June 21 at the Gwinnett County Justice Administration Building, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. The United Ebony Society of Gwinnett is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, civic organization and will not endorse nor favor any candidate running for office. The forum will be moderated for Gwinnett County candidates in the runoff election being held July 18. Call 770-963-9356.

June 22

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 22 at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Building, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. All blood drive participants will be entered for a chance to win a $1,500 gas card from Citgo. Call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE to make an appointment to donate.

June 23

Lawrenceville's Moonlight & Music concert will be held at 8 p.m. June 23 on the lawn of the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse in downtown Lawrenceville. The General Lahnam Experience will perform bluegrass and old-time music. All ages are welcome. Attendees may bring a picnic or dine at one of the restaurants on the Square. No alcohol is allowed. Visit www.visitlawrenceville.com or call 770-822-450.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 23 at the Lawrenceville Police Department headquarters, 20 S. Clayton St. All blood drive participants will be entered for a chance to win a $1,500 gas card from Citgo. Call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE to make an appointment to donate.

June 24

The Red Cross will offer a course on adult CPR with first aid from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $55. To register, call 404-575-3730, choose option No. 3 and ask to register for class No. 06-95, or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.

Flick & The Switch will perform at 6 p.m. June 24 as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

June 29

The United Ebony Society of Gwinnett County will hold a free "meet the candidates" forum at 7 p.m. June 29 at the Gwinnett County Justice Administration Building, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. The United Ebony Society of Gwinnett is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, civic organization and will not endorse nor favor any candidate running for office. The forum will be moderated for Gwinnett County candidates in the runoff election being held July 18. Call 770-963-9356.

July 1

Timeless Highway will perform at 6 p.m. July 1 as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

The city of Hoschton holds a Farmers Market each first and third Saturday through October at its Historic Depot in downtown Hoschton. Market hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call Hoschton City Hall at 706-654-3034.

July 8

The Mustangs will perform at 6 p.m. July 8 as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

July 15

The M&Ms will perform at 6 p.m. July 15 as part of the Mall of Georgia's Summer Concert Series. The free concert series runs every Saturday throughout the summer at the mall's outdoor Village Pavilion, located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford. Call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.