It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and places to explore.
When/Where: Friday 7 p.m. at , 1798 Haygood Dr. NE
Why Go: The Druid Hills High School Animal Rights Club is holding a fashion and talent show to raise money for PAWS Atlanta, a no-kill shelter.
When/Where: Friday 7 p.m. at , 2076 N. Decatur Rd.
Why Go: Randy Wayne White, New York Times Best Selling Author, returns to Atlanta to present his latest Doc Ford thriller, "Night Vision" and to sign copies of the book.
Pricing: Free, Open to the public
When/Where: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at , 980 Briarcliff Rd. NE
Why Go: Try your hand at knitting wire to make stunning jewelry in a short period of time. Must know how to cast on, knit and bind off.
Pricing: $65; Registrations are accepted up to the first day of class if space is available. One can register in person, by telephone with a credit card or online.
When/Where: Saturday, 11 a.m. at , 156 Heaton Park Dr. NE
Why Go: A Fernbank Astronomer will lead you on a guided tour through the constellations, planets, and events of the current evening sky.
Pricing: Adults $4.00; Students $3.00; Seniors $3.00
When/Where: Sunday, 1 p.m. at , 980 Briarcliff Rd. NE
Why Go: As a part of the The Phoenix Flies — A Citywide Celebration of Living Landmarks presented by the Atlanta Preservation Center — the community is invited to tour the Gothic-Tudor-style Callanwolde Mansion built in 1920 by Charles Howard Candler, eldest son of Coca-Cola founder Asa G. Candler.
Pricing: Free, Open to all