Georgia State Parks: Kick 2015 off with a healthy start with the “First Day Hike” special. Georgia State Parks has put together special hikes across the state focusing on topics such as history or geology. Find a full list at gastateparks.org (call ahead to be sure certain hikes are suitable for young children). Parking is $5; note some hikes require a small fee. One nearby hike is at Panola Mountain State Park in Stockbridge (ages 6 and older, noon-2 p.m. today).
Core Physique: Kick off your New Year’s resolutions to get fit and stay on budget too. Core Physique in Alpharetta will take 50 percent off its Functional Integrated Interval training classes now through Jan. 31 (new members only; applied to month-to-month rate of $199). Sign up at www.corephysique.net and pick your start date, then choose the month-to-month option and enter promo code FIIT50off. Restrictions apply.
Good Mews Animal Foundation: Cat lovers can adopt a new family member while saving with this special. This January, the adoption fee for the first 15 cats or kittens to be adopted will be $50 (regularly $125). All cats have been spayed or neutered, microchipped, dewormed and vaccinated. Good Mews animal Foundation, 736 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta; www.goodmews.org.
For more great offers like these, pick up a copy of the DealSpotter section, every Thursday in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.