Programs & Events

2019 Community Health Fairs

Gwinnett Daily Post and Live Healthy Gwinnett will host five FREE community health fairs in 2019! Screenings, speakers, giveaways, resources and more for all ages. 10am-1pm. Remaining events include:

  • July 27  – Bogan Park
  • September 7 – Best Friend Park
  • November 9 – Lenora Park

Did you know, school supplies create more equitable classrooms? Supplies increase the variety and scope of projects offered to students, better learning environments and allows instructors to focus on other areas of need. Take the challenge to ensure Gwinnett children are prepared for learning and donate today!

Walk the Talk

Free! July is National Parks and Recreation Month - walk and talk with professionals from Gwinnett Parks & Recreation and Gwinnett Health & Human Services to learn more about what services are available to the community while celebrating everything that makes our field fun, joyful and full of excitement!

Health Hero Day

Join Gwinnett Health & Human Services on July 20 for a morning of free family fun, activities, resources and a mobile farmers market providing fresh meal options. The Gwinnett Health Department will provide low cost immunizations and health screenings required by Gwinnett County Public Schools for the 2019-2020 school year.

Summer Meal Play Days

Free! Join us every Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday for games, activities and more! Come early for a free meal then get ready to play before snack time later in the afternoon.

Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

Gwinnett Parks & Recreation will be offering summer meals to kids and teens at three park locations including Rhodes Jordan, Best Friend and the Lilburn Activity Building.

Park'Nership Work Day - Collins Hill Park

Give back to your community by volunteering on Saturday, August 17 from 2:00pm-6:00pm with the Gwinnett Parks Foundation. Stay after the park workday for a FREE movie under the stars with B98.5! Family fun starts at 7:30pm and the movie (Dumbo) starts at dusk.

Dino-Mite 3k Glow Run

Register today!

Get ready to have a Dino-Mite time while you light up the night sky like a comet at this prehistoric 3k Glow Fun Walk/Run at the Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center! All 3k proceeds benefit the Gwinnett Parks Foundation's Health & Wellness Scholarship Fund.

Before the Dino-Mite 3k Glow Run, don't miss the Prehistoric Extinction Party starting at 5:00pm. Get ready for some dino-sized fun with real dinosaur bones, hands-on exploration stations, dino-tram ride and much more!