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March

Things to do in North Fulton

March 1—17 NORTHBROOK PRESCHOOL AUCTION FUNDRAISER

March 8 & 9 RUMC SEMI-ANNUAL CHILDREN’S CONSIGNMENT SALE

are invited for a night of networking, socializing

Time

9 a.m.-2 p.m., March 8

as your favorite rock star or groupie and dance

Information: Northbrook Preschool’s 10

8 a.m.-12 p.m., March 9

to live music from That ‘80s Band and Along

Annual Auction Fundraiser will be hosted in

Location:

Roswell United Methodist Church

for the Ride. The event will feature heavy hors

online format. All of the proceeds will support

814 Mimosa Blvd., Roswell

d’oevres, a cash bar and a silent auction. Tickets

Northbrook Preschool students, providing

Information: RUMC’s semi-annual children’s

are $65 per person, and $25 of the cost is

financial assistance to families in need and

consignment sale will benefit the church’s

tax-deductible. Business and family sponsorship

supporting educational programs. Bidders

preschool and kindergarten programs. Three

ticket packages are also available, with two Gold

must register with BiddingForGood.com prior

overflowing rooms in the church fellowship hall

tickets for $250 or four Platinum-level tickets for

to bidding. Winning bidders will be notified

will feature more than 200 consignors and

$500. www.riverevesfoundation.org/rockstar

by March 20. www.BiddingForGood.com/

great prices on gently worn spring and summer

NorthbrookPreschool

children’s clothing and accessories (newborn

Time:

8 a.m., March 1-10 p.m., March 17 th

and fun to strengthen ties in the community and raise money for the school. Come dressed

PUP-A-PALOOZA

baby equipment, nursery décor, play sets,

March 9—16 ROSWELL FINE ARTS ALLIANCE DISPLAY

Time:

10 a.m.-12 p.m.

books, videos, DVDs, toys and much more. No

Time:

9 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Friday

Newtown Dream Dog Park

strollers on Friday morning. Many items will be

9 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday

half-priced on Saturday. All consignors must pre-

Location:

Jackson Acura

register. www.rumc.com/rumck

10900 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell

to size 14), as well as maternity clothing,

Location:

3150 Old Alabama Road

Johns Creek

Information: The Roswell Fine Arts Alliance

Information: Bring your furry friend to Johns good time. The event will feature local vendors,

March 9 SHAMROCKIN’ FOR A CURE 2013

food, live music, activities, entertainment and

Time:

7 p.m.

more for the whole family. (678) 512-3200,

Location:

Verizon Wireless Amphitheater

Creek’s first Pup-a-Palooza for a tail-wagging

will have a member’s artwork on display for the public to view. Closed Sunday. (770) 642-8902

Information: ShamRockin’ For A Cure is a St.

March 10 ST. BALDRICK’S FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER FOR CHILDHOOD CANCER

SPIN FOR KIDS BIKE CHALLENGE

Patrick’s Day party with a purpose: to raise

Time:

1-5 p.m.

Time:

10 a.m.

funds to help find a cure for the genetic disease

Location:

Harp Irish Pub, 1425 Market

Location:

Alpharetta Marriott, 5750

Cystic Fibrosis. Tickets are $85 per person and

Blvd., Suite 1339, Roswell

Windward Parkway, Alpharetta

include food, beer, wine, cocktails, giveaways

Information: Monies raised by the St. Baldrick’s

Information: This stationary bike challenge

and live ‘80s cover music. The event will

Foundation childhood cancer research are

will raise money and awareness for those

include a silent and live auction. Donations will

primarily raised through head-shaving events

benefitting from the support of Children’s Miracle

also be accepted via the website. All proceeds

across all 50 states and more than 28 countries,

Network. $50 per rider. www.torch-relay.org

go directly to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

in which volunteers, families and friends shave

www.shamrockinforacure.org

their heads in solidarity for children who typically

www.JohnsCreekGA.gov

2200 Encore Parkway, Alpharetta

March 5 ROSWELL FIREHOUSE HARMONY BRIGADE

REEF SPRING FUNDRAISER Time:

7-11 p.m.

Time:

7:30-9:30 p.m.

Location:

Horseshoe Bend Country Club,

Location:

St. David’s Episcopal Church

2100 Steeplechase Lane, Roswell

1015 Old Roswell Road, Roswell

Information: River Eves Education

March 16 ROSWELL READS: ‘SWEEPING UP GLASS’

Information: Barbershop Harmony Society’s

Foundation’s (REEF) third-annual spring

Time:

11:30 a.m.

local chorus will host its annual Guest Night,

fundraiser will benefit technology investments

Location:

Roswell Adult Recreation Center

featuring quartet singing along with the chorus

at River Eves Elementary School. Corporate

830 Grimes Bridge Road, Roswell

presentations. (770) 953-4178, www.therfhb.org

and local businesses and community members

Information: The 2013 Roswell Reads book

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