Courthouse to host concerts

LAWRENCEVILLE - Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, in conjunction with Gwinnett School of Music, will hold a series of free Tuesday night mini-concerts throughout August called "Tuesday Treats."

Each mini-concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the lawn of the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse and will feature acts ranging from classic to contemporary rock.

Lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets are welcome on the courthouse grounds during the performances. Self-guided tours of the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse and current art exhibits within the courthouse will also be available during this time.

The schedule for the Tuesday Treats concerts is: Tuesday, Jodie and Vallerie (soulful blues rock); Aug. 21, Old Play (classic rock)/Red-headed Step Child ('70s-'90s rock); Aug. 28, Doug and Steve (acoustic rock).

The Gwinnett Historic Courthouse is located at 185 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-822-5450 or visit

Tickets available for play in Winder

WINDER - Tickets are still available for the final weekend of Winder-Barrow Community Theatre's "Plaza Suite."

The show will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday. Advance tickets can be purchased at Pam Veader's State Farm Insurance Office at 41 S. Center St. in Winder (770-867-1679).

The Colleen Williams Theater is located at 105 E. Athens St. in Winder.

The sponsored community group for this production is the Barrow County Animal Shelter. Audience members are asked to bring old towels, blankets, and dog or cat food for the shelter. A portion of each ticket price will also be donated to the shelter to purchase items such as food and medicine.

For more information, see

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