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    The Explore Gwinnett Calendar of Events is THE place to find out what there is to do in Gwinnett. Whether you are looking for a great family festival, free and inexpensive things to do, arts and theatre performances or the latest great concert at the Arena.....this is the place to find it. From free movies, concerts and festivals in Gwinnett's downtowns to the G-Braves, and Gwinnett Gladiators schedules to holiday happenings - you won't find more Gwinnett County events anywhere else. 

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    Tuesday Aug 19, 2014

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    Senior Trip to Fern Bank Museum

    Come face-to-face with the world's largest dinosaurs, explore the development of life on Earth through the landscapes of present-day Georgia, connect with cultures from around the world, and more as you explore Fernbank's permanent exhibits.  Call 678-277-0910 to register, code: GPCC15222. Pick up at George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Hwy., Suwanee at 8am and Bethesda Park Senior Center, 255 Bethesday Church Rd., Lawrenceville at 8:30am. 

    Lilburn City Market

    • August 19 – 26, 2014
    • Location: Greenway Parking Lot on Main
    • Address: 76 Main Street, Lilburn, GA 30047
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    The City Market goes back to the traditional roots of farmers markets, as a place where you can buy fruits and vegetables from the people who grow them.

    Whistle Stop Farmers Market

    Come enjoy gourmet, fresh and many organic goodies; locally-grown seasonal produce, honey, scrumptious baked goods, herbs and spices, artisan soaps and beauty products, plants and flowers, and more. Live music, a free kids craft area and beautiful weather...perfect ingredients for a wonderfully relaxing day at one of Georgia's top Farmers' Markets.

    Images of Nature Photography Exhibit

    • August 19 – September 6, 2014
    • Location: The Rectory
    • Address: 17 College Street, Norcross, GA 30071
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    Exhibit continues through September 6. Seventy-one juried print images gathered through the Northeast Atlanta Chapter of the Georgia Nature Photographers Association, represent the work of members and other nature photographers from the Atlanta area. Ribbon Awards will be received at the Opening Reception. Some of the photographers will be available at the opening to discuss and answer questions about their images. Some prints will be available for purchase. OPEN HOUSES August 16 • 12 - 4 p... Visit Website

    Amusement Park Science

    Explore the physics behind the fun at amusement parks. Experiment with force, motion, waves, magnetism, momentum and more with models representing classic amusement park rides.

    Stone Mountain Farmers Market

    • August 19 – September 9, 2014
    • Location: The municipal parking lot on Main Street in Stone Mountain Village

    This is a producers-only market and aims to carry locally grown produce, dairy and meats.

    Lazy Days of Summer

    A juried art show thatshowcases the 17 artists of the Tannery Row Artists Colony, a visual arts center housing over 17 artists with galleries and studios. 

    Hiroshima International Exhibition of Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings

    • August 19 – September 26, 2014
    • Location: The Hudgens Center for the Arts
    • Address: 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Bldg 300, Duluth, GA 30097
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    Hiroshima International Exhibition of Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings is a collection of works from 15 organizations, thirteen from Hiroshima, and two from other prefectures. This exhibition brings to life Japan's rich painting brush culture and an increased understanding and appreciation between Japanese and Americans along the way. Hiroshima, which produces 80 percent of total Japanese brush production, is not only a place unique brushes are made, but is also a place that sends a message of... Visit Website

    Beyond Words: Calligraphic Work by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet

    • August 19 – September 27, 2014
    • Location: The Hudgens Center for the Arts
    • Address: 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Bldg 300, Duluth, GA 30097
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    Beyond Words: Calligraphic Work by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet is a playful collection of calligraphy and paintings from local artists. Also on Display: Select works from the permanent collection Hiroshima International Exhibition of Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings This is a collection of works from 15 organizations, thirteen from Hiroshima, and two from other prefectures. This exhibition brings to life Japan's rich painting brush culture and an increased understanding and appreciatio... Visit Website

    SculpTour

    Public Art Encounter. Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit. Cool & cutting edge, Suwanee's SculpTour exhibit encompasses 14 pieces, as well as 8 additional permanent exhibits. This walkable outdoor exhibit of original sculptures is centered around Suwanee's Town Green, a great place for lunch, a drink, or just spending the day at the park.

    Wednesday Aug 20, 2014

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    Gwinnett Braves vs. Charlotte Knights

    • August 20 – 21, 2014
    • Location: Coolray Field
    • Address: One Braves Ave., Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    • Venue: Coolray Field
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    The Atlanta Braves AAA affiliate, the Gwinnett Braves, plays baseball in their 10,000 seat state-of-the-art Coolray Field on Buford Drive in Lawrenceville, less than 5 minutes from I-85 and the Mall of Georgia.

    Grayson Farmers Market

    • August 20 – 27, 2014
    • Location: Grayson Community Park
    • Address: 475 Grayson Parkway, Grayson, GA 30017
    • Venue: Grayson Park

    Every Wednesday, year-round, locals and visitors are invited to the Grayson Farmers' Market to purchase fresh locally grown fruits and vegetables, grass fed beef, pastured Birkshire pork, chicken, free range eggs, local honey, baked goods and cheeses. There will be food trucks in the spring, but for now, they have burgers, barbeque and fresh hummus to munch on while you shop!

    Mary Poppins

    Can't miss theatrical event with dazzling effects and infectious musical score. Recent Broadway sensation Mary Poppins opens Aurora's 19th Season as the can't-miss theatrical event for all ages. "Practically Perfect" Mary Poppins falls from the sky into the hearts of the dysfunctional Banks family. With the help of a carefree chimney sweep named Bert, she magically teaches them the immeasurable benefits of love, joy and mutual respect for one another. Produced with dazzling theatrical... Visit Website

    Images of Nature Photography Exhibit

    • August 20 – September 6, 2014
    • Location: The Rectory
    • Address: 17 College Street, Norcross, GA 30071
    • Visit Website

    Exhibit continues through September 6. Seventy-one juried print images gathered through the Northeast Atlanta Chapter of the Georgia Nature Photographers Association, represent the work of members and other nature photographers from the Atlanta area. Ribbon Awards will be received at the Opening Reception. Some of the photographers will be available at the opening to discuss and answer questions about their images. Some prints will be available for purchase. OPEN HOUSES August 16 • 12 - 4 p... Visit Website

    Amusement Park Science

    Explore the physics behind the fun at amusement parks. Experiment with force, motion, waves, magnetism, momentum and more with models representing classic amusement park rides.

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