Archive for June, 2010
West End Neighborhood Association Residents have entered into a contest to help them continue to develop their community gardens. Please see the below and help this community by voting.
Start spreading the news to your friends & family and tell them to vote. There’s no time to lose, voting ends June 30th, 2010.
to vote;click food and shelter,click $sok.strool down to project 380#
Westview Centennial Celebration
Our neighborhood is 100 years old! Come celebrate the centennial with a day full of fun activities for the whole family!
BELTLINE 5K RUN/WALK –
A free 5K around www.active.com (search for “BeltLine” to find the race) and selecting the “No T-Shirt” option. Those who wish to make the optional $20 donation as part of their registration will receive an event t-shirt on race day! and sponsored by the . Complete your free registration online by visiting
DJs Ramon Rawsoul (House in the Park – www.ramonrawsoul.com), Ryze (Imported Underground), and Drew (Drew’s House) will be playing the best in deep house and soul! Come boogie down on the lawn.
If you are interested in participating in our artist market please email us at email@example.com. This is our first year hosting the market so the application fee is only $10! We’ll supply you with a 10×10 space. You bring the tent, table, and other displays. Space is limited, so don’t wait!
Attendees – bring $5 to sample and vote for your favorite food! Participants – are you the master of the grill? Come out and prove it in the Westview Grill-Off! Entries in the Grill-Off are free! Individuals, organizations, restaurants are all allowed to participate. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info and to register.
There will be fun games (with prizes) for the kids!
: BeltLine 5K
: Cook-off/BBQ/music/artist market
THINGS TO BRING –
Picnic blankets, camping chairs, an appetite, $5 for the grill-off, sunscreen, smiles.
More info at: http://www.westviewatlanta.com/centennial
It’s wonderful to know the Westside is filled with so much to do, and there are many with a great appreciation for the Arts,Culture and History. Be sure to include visiting these locations to your summer plans!
HERE is the list of resources (Word document):
“A GOLD MINE OF ART ON THE WESTSIDE: Resources in The Booker T.
Washington Cluster “
Written and Compiled by: Rupert Rukuumba A. Nedd, Chairman
Booker T. Washington Cluster
Researched by: Dr. Pearlie Craft-Dove, Coordinator
Booker T. Washington Cluster
©1995 Rukuumba’s Studio
- Historical Landmarks
- Booker T. Washington High School
- The Atlanta University Center
- Friendship Baptist Church
- Sisters Chapel
- Fountain Hall
- West Hunter Street Baptist Church
- Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel
- Graves Hall
- Robert Woodruff Library
- Recreation, Restaurants and Accommodations
- The Arts
-The Performing Arts:
1. Theaters, Concert Halls, and Auditoriums
3. Performing Artists
-The Visual Arts:
1. Murals and Monuments
2. Visual Artists
5. Annual Events
6. Museums and Galleries
7. Successful African-American and Historical Figures
8. Afrocentric and Speciality Shops
9. Beyond the Cluster
On this Saturday, June 12th, the Atlanta Beltline’s summer-long art exhibition will feature “West End Music on the Beltline” featuring Doria Roberts, and Heston at 6:00 p.m in Gordon White Park.
Date: Wednesday, June 9, 2010
Location: Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club (behind Kroger CitiCenter)
Address: 1191 Donnelly Ave, Atlanta 30310