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Hapeville Movie Nights to begin Apr. 19

Hapeville Movie Nights to begin Apr. 19

HAPEVILLE, Ga. -- The votes are in, and the city has decided the lineup for its 2013 Hapeville Movie Nights.

The fun will begin Apr. 19 with a screening of Madagascar 3. Wreck-It-Ralph will be shown May 17, and Men in Black 3 will screen on June 21.

All movies in the city's film series begin at 7:30 p.m. and are shown at the Hapeville Football Stadium, behind the Hoyt Smith Center. If it rains, the movies are moved to inside the center. Admission is free.

Learn more at hapeville.org.

Not picked for the Peachtree? No problem ...

Not picked for the Peachtree? No problem ...

ATLANTA -- The winners of the 2013 AJC Peachtree Road Race lottery were chosen Monday morning.

If you weren't picked, don't despair. There are still plenty of local 10Ks, half marathons and other ways to challenge yourself between now and Independence Day.

Here are a few of the upcoming races in metro Atlanta. All of them have options that are longer than a 5K (or 3.1 miles); all start times and costs listed are for the longer races.

Check active.com and Run Georgia year-round for all the events in the area.

5K to kick off Spring Into Action Festival

5K to kick off Spring Into Action Festival

HAPEVILLE, Ga. -- This year's Hapeville Spring Into Action Festival will be held Saturday, Apr. 13.

The fun will begin with an 8 a.m. 5K run/walk to benefit Fulton County Schools' Kids in Transition Program, which serves homeless children.

Visit active.com to sign up for the race, which begins and ends in Hapeville's Master Park on Claire Drive, just north of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Registration is $20, which includes a festival T-shirt.

Details about this year's festival can be found at hapeville.org.

Fulton County Health Services promote World TB Day

Fulton County Health Services promote World TB Day

ATLANTA -- In support of World TB Day on March 24th, the Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness will sponsor Tuberculosis Awareness Events for residents to learn more about the disease. County residents are encouraged to take advantage of the following opportunities to gain valuable information about tuberculosis:

Wednesday, March 20 - 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.  Be TB AWARE Health Fair/Presentation in Observance of World TB Day (FREE HIV Testing & TB test if needed / Refreshments) at the Aldredge Health Center located at 99 Jesse Hill Jr. Dr., SE, Atlanta, GA 30303

'Girl Model' to screen in Hapeville

'Girl Model' to screen in Hapeville

HAPEVILLE, Ga. -- Hapeville's Reel to Reel Arts film series will kick off this weekend with a screening of Girl Model.

The documentary follows a 13-year-old Siberian girl who is discovered by an American model scout and sent to Tokyo with the promise of a profitable career. It also explores the highs and lows of the unregulated modeling world.

Girl Model will be shown on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. A question and answer session with filmmakers Ashley Sabin and David Redmon will follow the screening.

The event is free and open to the public. It will be held at the Historic Christ Church & Carriage House.

Learn more about Girl Model at girlmodelthemovie.com.

The Historic Christ Church & Carriage House is located at 680 South Central Avenue near Wells Fargo.

Fulton County senior multipurpose facilities to celebrate Black History Month

Fulton County senior multipurpose facilities to celebrate Black History Month

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Fulton County Senior Multipurpose Facilities will host the following Black History observances during February:

Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility
Black History Month Celebration
Monday, February 18, 2013
10:00am – 11:30am
Program will feature the Darnell Chorus, the Adult Day Program Bells of Darnell, representatives from the Darnell Players, Toast Masters, the Darnell Divas & Dudes and more.
Contact information:  Terryl Sparkman, Senior Services Manager, 404-699-8580

Adult Day Program Black History Month Celebration
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
10:30: a.m. – Noon
Participants will recognize the contributions of Africans Americans to the nation’s history through music and theatrical presentations.
Contact Information: Partrounar Bryant- James – 404-6998595

H.J.C. Bowden Senior Multipurpose Facility

Chick-fil-A Daddy-Daughter Date Night returns in 2013

Chick-fil-A Daddy-Daughter Date Night returns in 2013

ATLANTA -- Chick-fil-A's wildly popular Daddy-Daughter Date Night will return in February.

More than 100 Atlanta- and Athens-area Chick-fil-A restaurants will host the event on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Every couple in attendance will receive an activity sheet with conversation topics and a booklet called "Continuing the Conversation," which gives the dads and daughters suggestions for getting to know each other better.

"One of Chick-fil-A's goals is to promote community connections and enrich the lives of everyone we serve," Chick-fil-A area marketing director Robin Lomax said in a statement. "We understand the importance of father-daughter relationships and want to encourage dads to take a break from busy schedules, enjoy their daughters' company over a meal and have fun."