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This Week’s Picks for Family Fun

Dinosaur Birthday Bash
Sat., Aug. 23, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Piedmont Park. 767 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta
Adults, $18; ages 3-12, $16; 2 and younger, free.
Dino fun for everyone includes games, crafts, a dance party and entertainment by the Georgia Bubbleman.

Touch a Truck
Sat., Aug. 23, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wills Park. 1825 Old Milton Pkwy., Alpharetta
Get up close and personal with fire engines, cars, trucks, military transports, construction equipment, business and motorcycles. Activities also include face painting, inflatables and balloon sculpting.

Miss Mary’s Ice Cream Crankin’
Sun., Aug. 24, 2-4 p.m.
Historic Roswell Square
600 Atlanta St., Roswell
$6; $20 per family of up to six people
Taste more than 100 flavors of homemade ice cream, visit the kids' activity zone, and enjoy live music at a benefit for The Drake House.

Events are subject to change. Please check websites prior to events.

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