Sixth Defending Americas Defenders ride to benefit veterans
The sixth annual Defending Americas Defenders Poker Run for Veterans is May 17. All proceeds go to help homeless vets or vets in need. Registration fee is $20. Ride begins at Pyne Road Park off Roanoke Road. Registration starts at 9 a.m. with kick stands up at 11 a.m. Food, door prizes, a 50/50 raffle, biker games and more follow the ride at Whitetail Pub on Roanoke Road. For more information call 706-333-8736 or 706-885-9946.
Golf tournament to benefit Eric Bennett
Friends of Eric Bennett, who suffered traumatic brain injuries, hosts a four-man scramble golf tournament June 20 at Orchard Hills Golf Club in Newnan. Registration starts at 8 a.m. The cost for the event is $75 per person or $300 per team. Hole sponsorships and banner sales will also be available. Those interested in the tournament may pre-register by emailing Adam Griffith at firstname.lastname@example.org.