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need for the wedding of their dreams as they mix, mingle and get inspired by Atlanta’s award winning vendors across every category. VIP tickets are $30 in advance, while supplies last. General admission tickets are $15 in advance and $20 the day of the show. Use code BEA2019 for $5 off advanced tickets. Tickets can be purchased at www.atlantaweddingconnection.com.

FEBRUARY 19

Noonday Nosh Book Club Noon. Noonday Nosh is a book review group that meets each month. This month’s feature is the 2019 Roswell Reads selection, the collection of author Rick Bragg’s books. Copies of his books will be available at the library and book discussion questions and resources are available online. Alpharetta Library, 10 Park Plaza, Alpharetta. www.roswellreads.com

FEBRUARY 23

Roswell Roots: Arts Festival 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Discover heritage and culture through the artwork and creativity of black artists and creatives from metro Atlanta. Original art and handmade items will be available for purchase. DoubleTree Hotel, 1075 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. www.roswellroots.com Used book sale 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The Friends of the Ocee Library group is depleting its book inventory to prepare for library renovations. Proceeds go toward supporting the library and its programs. Ocee Library, 5090 Abbotts Bridge Road, Johns Creek. www.oceefriends.org Midwinter Tapestry Concert 5 – 6 p.m. The newly formed Tapestry Women’s Choir, a part of the Johns Creek Chorale, represents lives and stories that are interwoven to form a choir that is rich in heart, spirit, mind and soul. Their first concert will explore the exquisitely beautiful music that is being written for the female voice. Johns Creek United Methodist Church, 11180 Medlock Bridge Road. www.thejohnscreekchorale.com

FEBRUARY 24

Chopin Society of Atlanta: Kyung-Ah Kim and Julien Libeer 6 – 8 p.m. Enjoy a recital with worldrenowned pianists Kyung-Ah Kim and Julien Libeer. The Chopin Society of Atlanta is a nonprofit organization devoted to promoting Fryderyk Chopin’s music and advancing the understanding and appreciation of his legacy. Tickets start at $25. Johns Creek United Methodist Church, 11180 Medlock Bridge

Road, Johns Creek. www.chopinatlanta.org/index.html Roswell Roots: College and Greek Fair 2 – 5 p.m. Interact with admission representatives from a wide range of higher education institutions, and connect with resource groups as well as Greek letter organizations. Opportunity to obtain free college admission counseling. Book awards will be presented to select students. East Roswell Park Recreation Center, 9000 Fouts Road, Roswell. www.roswellroots.com

TO DO

Publisher's Pick THE VOILÀ FOUNDATION PRESENTS

THE 4TH ANNUAL ROSWELL MARDI GRAS BALL

FEBRUARY 26

Southern Delicacies cooking class 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. In this hands-on class, learn how to make simmered greens with cornbread dumplings, fried chicken, Southern biscuits and chocolate cake. Complimentary wine is served with dinner, and a free mini-tour of Barrington Hall is included. $50 per person. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell. www.roswellgov.com

FEBRUARY 27

Full moon hikes 7 p.m. Learn about the science of sounds at night on this scenic walk. Hikes are open to all ages, but best suited to those who can easily walk a third of a mile. Cost is $5 for non-members, free for members. Autrey Mill Nature Preserve and Heritage Center, 9770 Autrey Mill Road, Johns Creek. www.autreymill.org

FEBRUARY 28

‘Driving Miss Daisy’ Feb. 28 – March 17, times vary. The beloved story of unlikely friendship and the history of Atlanta in the 20th century, with characters you know and love – or soon will. A tribute to Bob Farley, who always said, "It's a perfect play." Georgia Ensemble Theatre, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. www.get.org

March Events MARCH 2

Fly High Max 5K 7:30 – 10 a.m. Milton presents the 16th annual Jog for a Cause and Milton Mayor’s Run. This 5K race is a Peachtree qualifier and is to benefit the families of local pediatric cancer patients. The route will begin and end at Milton’s Freedom Park, located at Deerfield Parkway and Webb Road. Cost is $25. www.cityofmiltonga.us ■

CARNEVALE A Night in Venice MARCH 2, 2019 7 - 11p.m.

COUNTRY CLUB OF ROSWELL Celebrate Mardi Gras with The Voila Foundation’s 4th Annual Roswell Mardi Gras Ball. Enjoy a dinner buffet with Italian flair. There will be live music and a charity auction. The proceeds from the ball will go to two worthy organizations: Children’s Charities and the Kyle Pease Foundation.

TICKETS ARE $150pp SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

For more information go to: WWW.ROSWELLMARDIGRASBALL.COM

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