Calendar items should be e-mailed to or sent to the Gwinnett Daily Post, P.O. Box 603, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. The fax number is 770-339-8081. All items must include a name and telephone number and must be received by noon Monday in order to be published in the following week's Friday edition.


A Tour of Southern Ghosts will be held today through Oct. 31 at ART Station, 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Tours are held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Three additional tours will be offered Oct. 29-31. Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for children 12 years old and under. Call 770-469-1105 or visit

The New Dawn Theater Company's production of "Charley's Aunt" will be performed at 8 p.m. tonight and Sunday night at Duluth's 2nd Stage Theater, 3087 Main St., Duluth. Other 8 p.m. performances run Oct. 18-21 and 25-28. Saturday and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m., and there are no night shows on Sundays. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children and seniors. Call 678-938-3615 or visit


"The Princess and the Pea, Y'all," an Aurora Theatre Children's Playhouse production, will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the theater, 128 Pike St., Lawrenceville. Tickets are $7 each, and a Playhouse Pass, good for all 18 performances in the 2007-08 series, is available for $63. Call 678-226-6222 or visit

"Nu: Past and Present" will be performed by the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Performing Arts Center at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. It's a story of Chinese women across the ages told through classical, folk and contemporary dance. Call 404-931-9134.

Taste of Suwanee will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at Town Center Park, on the corner of Buford Highway and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road, Suwanee. The food festival will provide an opportunity to sample specialties from more than 30 restaurants, coffee shops and caterers. Call 678-768-8373.

The second annual Monroe Fall Fest will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday on Broad Street in the middle of downtown Monroe. The free event will include food, rides, exhibitions and guided tours. Call 770-266-5330.

The Suwanee Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Town Center Park, 373 Buford Highway, Suwanee. Visit

Children's music artist Brady Rymer and The Little Band That Could will perform from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Mall of Georgia, 3333 Buford Drive, Buford, as part of the Children's Dimetapp Breathe and Boogie Tour. Visit


Jittery Joe's second annual Car Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at Jittery Joe's Coffee Cafe, 4050 Buford Drive, Buford. There is a $20 registration fee, the proceeds of which will go toward purchasing phone cards for U.S. troops. Call 770-822-6812.


Gainesville Parks and Recreation will hold its fifth annual Mother-Son Dance from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Gainesville Civic Center, 300 Green St., Gainesville. Tickets are $22 per person. Call 770-531-2680 or visit


"Driving Miss Daisy," a Lionheart Theatre Company production, will be performed at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Red Clay Theatre and Arts Center, 3116 Main Street, Duluth. The play will be performed through Nov. 11, with shows at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. matinee shows on Sundays. Tickets are $15 for students, $18 for seniors and $22 general admission. Call 770-622-1777 or visit

A tequila tasting will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. The cost is $25 per person to attend. Call 770-965-9145 or visit

Oct. 19

Voices of North Georgia presents "Voices of Praise" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and 3 p.m. Oct. 21 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 705 Summit St., Gainesville. Tickets are $15 for general admission, $12 for seniors and students and $5 for children 11 years old and under. Call 678-450-5982 or visit

Ongoing events

The Sundown Cinema Series will be held at sundown every Thursday through Oct. 25 at the Mall of Georgia's Village Pavilion, 3333 Buford Drive, Buford. Admission is free. Call 678-482-8788 or visit

The fifth annual Pumpkin Festival runs through Oct. 28 at Stone Mountain Park, located off exit 8 on U.S. Highway 78 in Stone Mountain. The festival includes an outdoor corn maze, a pumpkin tree and a pumpkin pie eating contest. Admission to the festival is included in the One-Day All Attractions Pass, which costs $25 for adults and $19 for children ages 3 to 11. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Visit or call 770-498-5690.

Lawrenceville Ghost Tours will be given every night in October at 7:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and at 7 and 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Tours begin at Aurora Theatre, 128 Pike St., Lawrenceville. During the final two Saturdays, authors Jaclyn Weldon White and Heidi Wyrick, respectively, will accompany the tour as a guest storyteller. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for children from Sunday through Thursday, and $15 for adults and $12 for children on Fridays and Saturdays. Call 678-226-6222 or visit

Kudzu Art Zone presents "Summer in Downtown Norcross" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 17 at Kudzu Art Zone, 116 Carlyle St., Norcross. The exhibit, showcasing the works of Kudzu Art Zone members, runs in tandem with the Norcross Arts Festival. Admission is free. Visit or call 770-840-9844.

The 60th annual Members Exhibition will be open until Nov. 26 at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St., Gainesville. The exhibition showcases the work of member-artists from Gainesville, Atlanta and beyond. Admission is free. Call 770-536-2575 or visit