Marvel superhero fans can meet Spider-Man and Captain America on Oct. 25 for an anti-bullying event at the Mall at Stonecrest in Lithonia.
Local restaurants and chefs can sign up now to participate in Arabia Mountain High School’s fourth annual Taste of Arabia on Nov. 1.
Clarkston will be the subject of a nationally televised documentary airing Nov. 1 on PBS.
Kids can have a frightfully fun time at Jodeco Road United Methodist Church’s annual Trunks-of-Treats on Oct. 26 in Stockbridge.
Historian and author Ben Wynne will discuss seminal American musicians Charley Patton and Jimmie Rodgers on Oct. 20 at the Carter Presidential Library and Museum.
Fifteen cancer survivors will be honored at the DeKalb 100 Black Women’s ninth annual Pink & Black Ball fundraiser on Nov. 1 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Decatur.
Women can tap into their inner diva at the Called to Be a D.I.V.A. women’s empowerment conference on Oct. 17-18 in Decatur.
Hand-knitted baby caps are being shared with parents of newborns as part of a CLICK for Babies campaign to spread awareness of shaken baby syndrome, the leading cause of child abuse deaths.
AARP members can get a 30 percent discount to become founding members of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author James McPherson will discuss his book, “Embattled Rebel,” on Oct. 13 at the Decatur Library.
Imam Plemon El-Amin will lead a discussion of “Story of the Qur’an: Its History and Place in Muslim Life” by Ingrid Mattson on Oct. 7 at Scott Candler Library.
Tickets are now on sale for the 10th annual “Stompin’ at the Savoy” taking place Nov. 8 at the Holiday Inn Perimeter/Dunwoody in Atlanta.
Writer, producer and stand-up comedian B.J. Novak will discuss his irreverent and irresistibly silly “The Book With No Pictures” on Oct. 7 at the Decatur Library.
Michael Ross will talk about his legal thriller, “The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case: Race, Law, and Justice in the Reconstruction Era,” on Oct. 8 at the Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta.
Tickets are now on sale for the DeKalb NAACP’s 58th annual Freedom Fund Awards Dinner taking place on Oct. 18 at Saint Philip AME Church’s Family Life Center.