Lovejoy kicks off city-sponsored spring events

LOVEJOY — City Council is planning to kick off its first party of the year with the annual Summer Block Party Series April 12, from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m., at Mayor’s Park downtown.

The block party is included in a portfolio of city-sponsored spring activities, including movie nights and quarterly health and jobs fairs.

Organizers have planned the city’s next movie night for 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

The next health fair is April 5, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., at Lovejoy Community Center, 11622 Hastings Bridge Road. Lovejoy’s April 17 jobs fair is from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the center.

The fairs feature several vendors — offering health tips and insurance information at the health fair and providing interview tips and employment opportunities at the jobs fair.

Officials have added the city-sponsored events and other activities around town to an online calendar at www.cityoflovejoy.com.