Activities/events upcoming at Hood Street Art Center

Special to the Times

The Hood Street Art Center in McDonough has a number of offerings for the community on the horizon.

The center will host “The Sisterhood” Book Club with Connie Morrison September 22 and 29, from 7-9 p.m. Admission is $10 per person. The event will feature book topics on life, family, love, spirituality, and more. To RSVP, e-mail

A Unique Mindz Party is scheduled for September 23 from 6-9 p.m., at the art center. This organization is dedicated to raising awareness of the special needs community. by encouraging awareness through connections. For more information, visit mindz.

Watercolor artist Ada Astacio will host a workshop at the art center October 7 from 6-9 p.m. The cost to attend is $45 and includes all supplies. Pre-payment is required.

A Figure Drawing Session is set for October 14 from 7-9 p.m. The cost to participate is $10.

The session includes four 15-20 minute poses and a final pose of 30 minutes. Artists are welcome to bring any medium they like. Refreshments will be available.

To sign up for either class or for more information, email or call 678-591-7744.