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Outdoors events
For the week of April 30-May 6
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This Week

Bike ride, Pendergrass. Chicken City Cyclists. Six, 11, 20 and more-than-50-mile loops. 10 a.m. Saturday, leaves from the park one block West of Old Highway 129 and Ga. 332, Pendergrass. Free. 770-534-7075 or  

ARM Poker Run, Gainesville. Association of Recovering Motorcyclists. Ride to benefit the Children's Center for Hope & Healing. Face painting and balloons for children, live music. Cookout 9:30 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, 751 Green St. NW, Gainesville. $15 includes ride and cookout at Set Free Church at the conclusion of the ride. $5 for adult plates, free for children age 12 and younger for those not participating in the ride.

Run, Walk 'n' Roll, Stone Mountain. Meet Paralympic gold medalist Al Mead and participate in the Fun Run or Walk 'n' Roll. Silent auction. Benefits Friends of Disabled Adults and Children, Too! Registration, 7:30 a.m.; Fun Run, 8:30 a.m.; Walk 'n' Roll, 9 a.m. Saturday, Confederate Hall, $8. 770-491-9014 or


Landscaping clinic, Gainesville. Tim Stipek from Home Depot will give landscaping tips. 6 p.m. May 11, Blackshear Place Library, 2927 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville. Free. Preregister. 770-532-3311, ext. 151.