May 1 - May 30
Book Drop off / donations accepted
The McCain Agency - two locations:
4028 Holcomb Bridge and 2030 Beaver Ruin Rd
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. M-F
Donors have chance to win $250 gift card.
Every 5th donor gets a special prize.
Children with 3 Book Club bookmarks will be entered into a monthly drawing for a Barnes and Noble Nook (full details here) (thru July 31). _______________________________
May 3 - May 10
Book Fair & Book Drive
Barnes & Noble at The Forum
Buy & Drop Off Books
Dedicated specifically to the Mayor's Book Club.
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- - Balloon Art Fun with Karen & May 3 at Noon.
- - SUMMEROUR AWARD WINNING ORCHESTRA will perform at 1 p.m. May 3 ____________________________
STUDENT BOOK CLUB
SIGN UP DAYS
MAYOR JOHNSON WILL BE THERE
May 8 - Stripling Elementary and then Norcross Elementary
May 9 - Summerour Middle School
BUFFET FOR BOOKS
at 45 South Cafe in historic Norcross
100% proceeds benefit Mayor's Book Club
$10 per person at door includes dinner, wine/beer or iced tea. (BUYS TWO BOOKS!)
Sponsored also by Ruthy Lachman Paul and other community leaders.
Bring gently used books or donation.
Purchase ticket in advance at 45 South Cafe. Enjoy live music and community fun!
left to right: Chef Brian, Tixie Fowler, front: Deb Harris, Elaine Fuerst, Ranae Heaven and Mayor Bucky Johnson
Books & Bar-B-Q HUGE success
Held April 19, Noon - 3 p.m.
HUGE thanks to Chef Brian at Bleu House Market for scrumptious day.
People who donated money or books were given a raffle ticket. Winners get a free autographed copy of Steve Raichlen's "Primal Grill" and front row seats at his presentation "Man Made Meals" June 12 at the Norcross Cultural Arts & Community Center. He is performing a cooking demo and will be signing books.Here is the list of winners:Emily RobinsonDave BriereLiz SteelBill ElseyElaine DunnTanya Moore Sally TooleElaine FuerstJerry Brown Jim McGarrahRanae Heaven
OTHER UPCOMING EVENTSApril 25, Norcross High School Foundation Annual Gala IX,
7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the Fields Clubhouse. Read more. April 29, 30 or May 1
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m."Kaboom" will need volunteers to help build a playground at Summerour Middle School. Click here to sign up. Click here for more information. May 1-4 "Beauty & the Beast"
Norcross H S TheaterMay 1, 2, 3 @ 7 p.m. May 3, 4 @ 2 p.m.$10 Gen Admission $13 Advanced SeatingTickets available at the door.