Archive for February, 2012
West End – Music in the Movement – Education Celebration and BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENT SAT FEB 25TH IN HISTORIC WESTEND ATL!
The event will be held at the newly renovated theater in the West End. The Black History Month Celebration on this Saturday Feb. 25 @ 1:00 PM. The event is designed to support the Boys and Girls Club located off of Ralph David Abernathy.
Free Parent Summit Program in Atlanta
Parents don’t miss this free program to learn about how you can help your child succeed in school. The Tavis Smiley Foundation will host the Too Important to Fail Parent Education Summit from 9 am – 3 pm Saturday, February 25 on the campus of Spelman College . It’s all FREE, including lunch, but you must register in advance. It’s first-come, first-served. Click on this link right now: http://www.rsvpbook.com/event.php?463827
Atlanta City Hall
55 Trinity Ave. SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
Dexter M. Chambers
Council Communications Director
The city of Atlanta’s Alcohol Technical Advisory GROUP (ATAG) II ANNOUNCES FIRST PUBLIC INPUT HEARING
WHAT: Alcohol Technical Advisory Group (ATAG) II Public Input Hearing
WHEN: 6 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 23, 2012
WHERE: Atlanta City Hall
City Council Chamber, 2nd Floor
55 Trinity Avenue, SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
ATLANTA – The City of Atlanta’s Alcohol Technical Advisory Group (ATAG) II will meet to hear from the public regarding beer/wine/liquor licensing and enforcement issues. The hearing is an opportunity for the public to share its concerns with the ATAG II Board. The Board is in the process of reviewing the City’s Alcohol Code and will make recommendations to the City Council before the end of the year.
Announcing the Atlanta BeltLine Running Club!
Monthly Meets Kick Off This Wednesday, Feb. 22
The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership announces the Atlanta BeltLine Running Club, an opportunity for our fans to get moving and have some fun while you’re at it! Lead by Tes Sobomehin of RunningNerds, the Atlanta BeltLine Running Club will meet monthly at establishments around the Atlanta BeltLine. After a short run, we’ll head back to socialize and enjoy some refreshments.
The inaugural run is this Wednesday, Feb. 22nd. Meet us at Local Luna at 6:30 p.m. We’ll take off from there for a three-to-four mile run through several neighborhoods along the Atlanta BeltLine. After the run, we’ll meet up on the front patio, where Local Luna will provide free, healthy appetizers and beer. Stick around until 8 p.m. and you can take part in the free salsa lessons, too!
When: Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 6:30 p.m. – arrive between 6 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. to be sure you don’t miss the run!
Where: Loca Luna, 550-C Amsterdam Avenue, NE, Atlanta, GA
The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership
Nsoromma School, Inc.’s Teachers Transforming!
…in collaboration with Auburn Avenue Research Library
Presents a Black History Month Special Event for Teachers
“Africans, African Americans and Mathematical Excellence!”
We’ll take you on a journey through time exploring mathematical excellence from ancient African through the present. You’ll learn about African and African American mathematical geniuses as well as ways that mathematics is used in various African cultures. You’ll experience activities that can teach your students about this history as well as standards-based mathematical concepts and skills.
This FREE workshop is designed for educators
(including homeschooling parents).
Saturday, February 11, 2012
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Auburn Avenue Research Library on
African American Culture and History
101 Auburn Avenue Northeast Atlanta, GA 30303-2503