Saturday, April 11, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. –  Sandy Springs Recreation and Parks Department along with the High Country Outfitters, Inc. (HCO) will host Canoe, Kayak and Standup Paddleboard Intro & Demo Day. The event is designed as a short program to introduce the community to paddling as a life sport emphasizing safety, enjoyment and skill acquisition for entry level settings. HCO certified guides will have a variety of different boats available for attendees to demo and test drive. The Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy, Inc. (CPC), a Friends group of the CRNRA, will also be on hand to provide information and increase awareness of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (CRNRA) and its role in the community. Falls Overlook Park, 450 Morgan Falls Rd., Sandy Springs GA, 30350. Free, children welcome with adult supervision. Pre-registration requested. Visit for more info.

Isadora Pennington

Isadora Pennington is a freelance writer and photographer based in Atlanta. She is the editor of Sketchbook by Rough Draft, a weekly Arts newsletter.