EVENT DATE : August 21, 6:00PM - August 21, 7:00PM

Gather on the lawn outside the Smyrna Library for the astronomical event of the year! On August 21, North America will view a total eclipse of the sun. Free eclipse glasses will be made available to make our viewing safe along with crafts for the whole family.

EVENT DATE : August 25, 9:00AM - August 25, 2:00PM

This signature event raises scholarship funds for young men of Cobb and North Fulton County. Drive4Knowledge.com

EVENT DATE : August 26

The 5K starts at 8 a.m with post party fun to follow. Be sure to stick around to enjoy games, food, music and fun for the whole family! All participants receive a cool shirt and finisher medal! Plenty of free parking available on-site. Register at Active.com and search "Run For Prevention 5K Kennesaw."

EVENT DATE : September 3, 3:30PM - September 3, 4:30PM

Please join us the first Saturday of every month to find out how volunteering at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore helps support your local Habitat for Humanity, as they provide affordable housing for families in the community who need it. SuburbanAtlantaRestores.org

EVENT DATE : September 4

Join us in Smyrna on Labor Day, September 4, 2017, at 8 a.m. for the third annual Smyrna 5K. The title sponsor of this year’s race is The Charyn Darby Foundation. Proceeds from the race will benefit Smyrna Public Safety Foundation and the Smyrna Optimist Club, which support local public safety and youth initiatives.

EVENT DATE : September 5, 9:00PM - September 6, 1:00AM

Every second Tuesday evening, the galleries will pop open for a night of pop culture from the 1950s and '60s. Enjoy this month's Alaska theme with music, food, games and so much more! $5 per person; free for museum members and children 5 and under.

EVENT DATE : September 7, 2:30PM - September 7, 4:00PM

Toddler Time at Sky Zone is a special time just for the little ones, where they can explore exciting new ways to be active, all while staying safe. All Toddler Time activities are specifically designed for children. $12 per family: toddler(s) and accompanying adult(s) up to four. A Toddler Time Family Fun Pass is $90 for 10 visits. SkyZone.com

EVENT DATE : September 9

The title sponsor is The Charyn Darby Foundation. This event is different from others in the community because it allows attendees to spend the evening with our local heroes and all funds raised stay here in the Smyrna community to promote and support the many important initiatives of the Smyrna Fire and Police Departments.

EVENT DATE : September 13, 3:30PM - September 13, 4:30PM

The Marietta Museum of History begins tours for children! Based on programs by the Smithsonian Institute’s Early Enrichment Center, tours will be offered to toddlers from age 3 to 5 and their parents. The cost is $5 per family—one adult and up to three children. Additional adults and children are $5 each.

EVENT DATE : September 15 & 16

KinderMart, a fall/winter children’s consignment sale, will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, September 15 and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, September 16. Shoppers can save big on children’s clothes, coats, toys, baby gear, strollers, car seats, books and much more. Many items are half price on Saturday. KinderMartSale.com

EVENT DATE : September 16, 4:00PM - September 17, 1:00AM

The Taste of Smyrna is food, fun and music all day long! Nibble and nosh your way around the Village Green. Admission is free, and samples can be purchased from $1 up to $4. Facebook.com

EVENT DATE : September 30, 1:30PM - October 1, 3:30AM

After a year and half of construction, seniors from the Vinings and Smyrna communities will have a chance to see the all-new WellStar Vinings Health Park. The event includes guided tours and basic health screenings. The Health Park is a comprehensive, one-stop shop for outpatient medical needs.

EVENT DATE : September 30, 3:00PM - September 30, 11:00PM

Join Star 94.1 and the city of Smyrna for one of the biggest, free pet adoption events in the South. Event will feature a day of live music from some of your favorite local bands, pet demonstrations, activities for the kids, tasty food and drinks and more! All animals—dogs, cats, birds, ferrets—welcome, but MUST be on a leash! SmyrnaCity.com