Fort Yargo will host several family events today. The Nature Center will be open from 10 a.m. to noon. Water games will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. A scavenger hunt will run from 5 to 6 p.m. Fort Yargo State Park is located at 210 S. Broad St. in Winder. Call 770-867-3489.
New Hope Christian Church will hold "Hallelujah Hearts: Puppet and Movement Camp for Children" today through Thursday. Classes for rising first- through sixth-graders will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and classes for rising seventh-graders and older will follow the morning session. The church is located at 1982 Old Norcross Road, Lawrenceville. The cost is $60 per child. Call 770-963-1176 or visit www.newhopechristianchurchlawrenceville.org.
Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church will host "The Roaring '20s and '30s Seniors Prom" from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. The church is located at 182 Hunter St., Norcross. The prom is open to seniors ages 55 and older. Call 770-448-5475, ext. 172.
Shawn Mullins will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse on the downtown square in Lawrenceville. The free concert is part of the city's Moonlight and Music concert series. Call 770-822-8840 or visit www.visitlawrenceville.com.
Christian City Church's C3 Center will hold a Car Care Clinic for Solo Moms from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the C3 Center, 1065 Walther Blvd. in Lawrenceville. The group will also give away free backpacks filled with school supplies to single mothers while supplies last. Call 770-277-1171, ext. 241.
J. Scott Salon will host a cut-a-thon from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 30 at J. Scott Salon, 1195 Scenic Highway, suite C-1, in Lawrenceville. Proceeds will benefit the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Call 678-558-4700 or visit www.j-scottsalon.com.
The Red Cross will offer a course on adult first aid with cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillator - class No. 07-2311 - from 6 to 10 p.m. July 30 and continuing from 6 to 10 p.m. July 31 at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $65. To register, call 404-575-3730, option No. 3, or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center at Gwinnett will hold a seminar on finding money to start a business from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 2 at Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane in Lawrenceville. The cost is $59. Registration is required. Call 678-407-5385 or visit www.gwinnettsbdc.org.
The Lawrenceville Community Theatre will perform its upcoming production of "Bye Bye Birdie" at 7 p.m. Aug. 3-5 at Seekerville Stage, located behind the Lawrenceville Church of God, 329 Grayson Highway in Lawrenceville. Tickets are $12 for students and seniors, and $15 for adults. A matinee performance will be offered at 2 p.m. Aug. 4. Tickets for the 7 p.m. Aug. 4 dinner theater show are $30. Call 770-855-7005 or visit www.lawrencevilleonstage.com.
The Red Cross will hold a course on first aid with adult, infant and child cardiopulmonary resuscitation - class No. 07-2321 - from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Northeastern District Office, 850 Hi-Hope Road in Lawrenceville. The cost is $75. To register, call 404-575-3730, option No. 3, or visit www.redcrossatlanta.org.
Grounds and Sounds, featuring Full Circle, will be held at 8 p.m. Aug. 10 at the Gwinnett History Museum, 455 S. Perry St., Lawrenceville. Admission is $5, and $4 for museum members. Call 770-822-5178.
Barrow County Fire and Emergency Services is accepting applications for the next Community Emergency Response Team training class. Classes begin Aug. 23. Residents will learn things they can do following a disaster, including light search and rescue, small fire control and disaster psychology. Call 770-307-2987.
Artwork from Ingrid Bolton and Sherri Hale will be on display at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, 185 Crogan St. in Lawrenceville, through Aug. 22. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 770-822-5450.
The Gallery at St. Edwards' will display an exhibit from the Atlanta Chapter of the Colored Pencil Society of America through Sept. 27. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and is located at 737 Moon Road, Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-6128.
Parent's Morning Out, a Christian care program for children ages six months to 3, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The day care is located at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 48.
Hebron Church's Men of Light Purity Ministry offers Biblical answers, hope and support for men battling sexual impurity. Weekly meetings are confidential and anonymous at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Call Mike at 404-502-1802.
Hebron Church's Women of Faith, Hope and Love, a companion ministry to the church's Men of Light Purity Ministry, offers support to wives. Call Wendy at 404-502-1812.
A support group for those diagnosed with a mental illness, as well as their family and friends, will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 Lawrenceville Highway. The group for families meets only on Fridays. The meetings are free. Call Jennifer at 770-921-1961.
Grace Arbor, the Older Adult Day Program of First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, is held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. A registration interview is required. Call Robin Dill, program director, at 770-963-0386, ext. 26, or e-mail email@example.com.
First United Methodist Church in Lawrenceville offers an Older Adult Day Program from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The programs focus on adults with memory impairment and include pet therapy, gardening, art and music. The church is located at 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386.
Expressionism art classes are offered from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Monday at Hobby Lobby, 665 Duluth Highway, suite 601, in Lawrenceville. The program continues until the end of the year. Call Jimmie at 678-791-3698 or visit www.joniquedesign.com.
The Lawrenceville Rotary Club meets at noon Mondays at the Lil' River Grill, 179 E. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-831-7951.
A Celebrate Recovery support group, for people struggling with addiction, codependency, depression and other issues, meets at 6 p.m. Mondays at Hebron Baptist Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. The group meets in building A, room 100. Dinner is served from 6 to 6:45 p.m. and individual groups meet at 7:15 p.m. Call 770-962-3671 or visit www.celebraterecovery.com.
A Bosom Buddies support group, for those with breast cancer, breast cancer survivors, families and friends meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Hebron Baptist Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. The group meets in building A in room 309. Call 770-962-3671.
The Moms Club of North Lawrenceville meets at 10 a.m. the second Monday of the month at Discover Mills, 5900 Sugarloaf Parkway in Lawrenceville. Call Mitzi at 770-277-1844.
Gwinnett Harbingers Toastmasters meets from 5:45 to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of the month at Gwinnett Medical Center, 1000 Medical Center Blvd. in Lawrenceville, in MOB 100, Suite 115, Classroom B. Call Katrina Stone at 678-584-6796.
Southern Wings Bird Club meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of the month in the second-floor conference room at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. Call Jeff Schwartz at 770-338-4433 or visit www.geocities.com/southernwingsbc.
Fathers Are Parents Too meets at 7 p.m. the third Monday of the month at the Lawrenceville Community Church of The Nazarene, 1280 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Lawrenceville. Call 404-521-3237 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Gwinnett Historical Society meets at 7:30 p.m. the third Monday of the month at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse in downtown Lawrenceville. The society meets monthly except in June, July and August. Call 770-822-5174 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grief Share Support Group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at McKendree United Methodist Church, 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Lawrenceville. Call 770-339-9801.
Upper Cervical Health Centers of America in Hamilton Mill holds a free informative health class at 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the Upper Cervical Health Center, 3635 Braselton Highway, suite B-2, in Dacula. Call Gail at 770-614-9444.
Dacula Rainbow Senior Recreation Club, sponsored by Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation, meets at 11:30 a.m. the first Tuesday of the month at Dacula Park, 205 Dacula Road in Dacula. Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish. Call 770-822-5414.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, a support group for families and individuals affected by brain disorders, meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 U.S. Highway 29 in Lawrenceville. Visit www.nami.org/sites/namigwinnett.