Welcome to "Five Things You Need to Know for the Weekend," a Dunwoody Patch column that sifts through the long list of events competing for your time to offer our pick of five things worth doing with your time off. Notice of future events can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Go see some antique cars. The Dunwoody Driving Club will be holding their first event of the year on Saturday. Free hot dogs and sodas will be offered. And the event runs throughout the day.
2. See a play. The Sound of Music will be performed at Dunwoody United Methodist Church on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. And 3 p.m. on Sunday. The Sound of Music was the final collaboration between Rodgers and Hammerstein.
3. Have some family fun. Passover Day at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon Sunday. Families with younger children are invited to join in Passover songs, crafts stories and other fun. The event is open to the whole community.
4. Learn to grow a garden. Go learn some vegetable gardening basics from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Heritage Sandy Springs Museum. Go learn tips about planting and growing a summer vegetable garden. The class is presented by local master gardeners and the UGA Cooperative Extension.
5. Jerry Habima’s Theatre, the only theaterical company in the state with developmentally disabled actors, will kick off it’s 19th season at the Marcus Jewish Community Center in Dunwoody. The play is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. Saturday.