CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home

CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home

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The American Red Cross bloodmobile will be at the library from 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday. The library is located at 24 5th St. in downtown Auburn.

Patrons who donate blood or attempt to donate blood at the event may receive up to $10 in fines removed from their library account. The waiver does not apply to fines levied for damaged or lost materials.

For more information, call the library at 770-513-2925.

The Winder Fire Department will conduct the annual Give Burns the Boot fundraiser from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Since 1990, fire departments throughout Georgia have collected more than $14 million on behalf of the Georgia Firefights Burn Foundation. For more information, visit

Celebrate Father’s Day by creating wooden keepsakes at the Father-Son Woodworking Night on June 14 at Pinckneyville Community Recreation Center.

The Rainbow Village Golf Classic raised $62,000 for the nonprofit dedicated to breaking the cycles of homelessness, poverty and domestic violence.

The event is one of many taking place this year to celebrate Gwinnett’s bicentennial. For more information, visit

The program, which had a “soft opening,” will officially launch June 1, the news release states. The city will accept plats, development plans and site plans online at

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