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Sunday July 15, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
City Winery $20-$26
Community::Public Agenda, Food and Drink, Happenings, Music Events, Promotional Events, Nightlife, User Submitted
Carol Albert performing live with Sam Skelton, Joe Reda, Wayne Viar, and Dan Baraszu Showcasing "Fly Away Butterfly" Album songs as well as other Smooth Jazz original favorites. Specialty custom "Fly Away Butterfly" Wine and CD's available at the Show. On My Way, One Way, and Fly Away Butterfly from... $20-$26 [click here for more]
Monday July 16, 2018 12:00 am EDT
Community, User Submitted
What is a spell? How and why do you cast a circle? Where did modern witchcraft really come from? Is there more than one kind of witch? (Spoiler: Yes). In this six-week introductory course, you will learn the basics of modern religious witchcraft, along with a bit of history and a solid foundation fo... $120-$150 [click here for more]
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Monday July 16, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Free
Community, User Submitted
Venue: Greater Works Baptist Church

Come join us for a powerful workshop and worship experience as we equip men for success in the 21st Century, learn the power of mentorship, explore the importance and role of the local church and much, much, more!

Free [click here for more]

Monday July 16, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
This is a youth focused group for trans*people, people questioning their own gender, and aspiring allies. We provide a facilitated space to discuss gender, relevant resources, and activism around social issues.  Whether silently or aloud, please come ready to consider your own gender in a transient ... Free [click here for more]
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Monday July 16, 2018 07:15 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family
Join the authors of Something Happened In Our Town: A Child's Story About Racial Injustice, for a discussion about the book, and how parents and teachers can use its message to spark conversations with children about bias and prejudice. Free [click here for more]
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Tuesday July 17, 2018 10:00 am EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Film, Community
Especially designed for those 55 and older. 1776, starring William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Blythe Danner and Ken Howard. Rated G. The Continental Congress struggles to agree on a declaration of independence in this film adaptation of the Tony winning Broadway musical. 166 minutes. Due to the unusu... Free [click here for more]
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Tuesday July 17, 2018 05:30 pm EDT
Community, Community::Public Agenda
Attorneys from DeKalb Legal Aid will discuss Georgia landlord-tenant law, the eviction process and tenants' rights. After the discussion, attorneys will be available for questions and consultations.  Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 17, 2018 05:30 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink, User Submitted
On the third Tuesday of every month, Rhen's Nest Toy Shop at Ponce City Market hosts a monthly game night for the whole family! Swing by their store to choose a free game from their library - or opt to bring in your favorite from home - and enjoy discounted craft brews from Tap on Ponce. Free [click here for more]
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Tuesday July 17, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink::Classes and Demos, Happenings::Lectures, Community::Support Groups
Free. No registration needed. Sponsored by Literacy Action and DeKalb County Public Library. For more information, call Literacy Action at 404.377.7323 or DCPL Literacy Services at 404.508.7190, ext. 2240. Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 17, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink::Benefits, Happenings::Festivals/Events, Music Events, User Submitted
On July 17, the Arby’s Foundation is hosting Dream Big Atlanta at the Coca-Cola Roxy with live performances by Atlanta-based artist Alex Guthrie and multi-platinum band Smash Mouth. Dream Big Atlanta is the Foundation’s annual event celebrating the amazing youth revitalizing our city. The Arby’s Fou... $45 [click here for more]
Tuesday July 17, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Community::Public Agenda, Music Events
Hey now, you're an all star, get your game on, go change? That's right, Smash Mouth of "All Star" fame joins The Arby's Foundation, an independent charitable arm of Arby?s, to support youth-focused initiatives such as combating childhood hunger, youth development, and accessibility to education and ... $45 [click here for more]
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Wednesday July 18, 2018 10:00 am EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family
Join us for rock inspired crafts and music.



June 13: Make it with Rocks


July 18: Rockin' Art


Open to first 12 participants. Funding provided by the Friends of the Decatur Library.

Free [click here for more]

Wednesday July 18, 2018 04:00 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family
Come crochet with us! Supplies available for the first 8 new crocheters. Repeat attendees do not need to register, just remember to bring your hook.



Open to first 8 participants. Funding provided by the Friends of the Decatur Library.

Free [click here for more]
Wednesday July 18, 2018 05:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings, Music Events, Nightlife::After Hours, Nightlife, Nightlife::Special Events, User Submitted
International singer, songwriter, and vocal producer/arranger Butta B-Rocka takes the stage with friends at the final concert in the Live from Woodruff Park series. 106.7’s Shelley Wynter will emcee.



Live from Woodruff Park is free and open to the community, with beverages available for purchase, ...

Free [click here for more]
Wednesday July 18, 2018 06:30 pm EDT
200 Peachtree $10-$20
Community, User Submitted
Come meet the UK's highest ranking official in the Southeast. As the incoming British Consul General in Atlanta, Andrew Staunton will be responsible for relations with Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi and Alabama. Before coming to Atlanta, Andrew Staunton served as the... $10-$20 [click here for more]
Thursday July 19, 2018 02:30 pm EDT
Synchronicity Theatre $10 per screening
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Film, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Festivals/Events, User Submitted
Experience 70 incredible shorts and features screening during the 15th Annual Atlanta Underground Film Festival held July 19 - 21, 2018 at the Synchronicity Theatre.

From light-hearted comedies to gritty, dark dramas and everything in between, there is something for every film lover.


 

$10 per screening [click here for more]
Thursday July 19, 2018 06:30 pm EDT
Free
Community::Public Agenda
Peter Edelman, a Georgetown law professor who;s served as a staffer to Robert F. Kennedy and Bill Clinton, delivers a speech highlighting how money bail systems and law enforcement policies effectively make it a crime to be poor. Using the events of Ferguson, Missouri as a base to his research, Edel... Free [click here for more]
Thursday July 19, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
Austin Channing Brown will be in conversation with LeCrae at The Carter Presidential Library & Museum on July 19th at 7 p.m. to discuss her new book I’M STILL HERE: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness. In a time when nearly all institutions claim to value "diversity" in their mission stateme... Free [click here for more]
Thursday July 19, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
$12-$15
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Arts Agenda::Dance, Community, Happenings, Music Events, Promotional Events, Community::Organizations, Nightlife, User Submitted
Venue: Smyrna First United Methodist Church, 1315 Concord Rd SE, Smyrna, Georgia 30080

Smyrna Village Players present "Anything Goes", a hilarious shipboard romp filled with enchanting music and energetic dance, wrapped in one of Cole Porter's most magical scores. It's delightful, delicious, and de-...

$12-$15 [click here for more]
Thursday July 19, 2018 07:30 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community
Join the ladies of Charis Feminist Bookstore every third Thursday of each month for an empowering open-mic sesh alongside a featured author poetry reading. This month’s special guest author is Danielle Sellers, a creative writing teacher and frequently published poet who will reading from her new bo... $5 [click here for more]
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Friday July 20, 2018 12:00 am EDT
Arts Agenda::Books, Happenings, Happenings::Festivals/Events, Community::Organizations, User Submitted
The 49th Annual Mythopoeic Society Conference. For scholars and fans of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and the other Inklings as well as other mythological fantasy and sci-fi literature. Mythcon is a mix between an academic conference and a fan convention, and much more intimate than Dragon*Con. $65 [click here for more]
Friday July 20, 2018 10:00 am EDT
Cost of purchase
Community, Food and Drink, Happenings, User Submitted
On Friday, July 20, participating Häagen-Dazs shops in Atlanta will donate 100 % of sales to Bert’s Big Adventure. Bert’s Big Adventure is a non-profit organization that provides all-expenses-paid, five-day adventures for children with chronic and terminal illnesses and their families to Walt Disney... Cost of purchase [click here for more]
Friday July 20, 2018 11:30 am EDT
Community, Community::Public Agenda, Happenings, Happenings::Sports and Health
Donating blood is a simple thing to do, and it can make a huge difference in the lives of others. It only takes about one hour to give blood and each blood donation can save up to three lives. The Red Cross must collect 14,000 units of blood each day. Free [click here for more]
Friday July 20, 2018 07:30 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
“Two Moons takes readers on a whimsical journey to where ordinary women become goddesses and where Black Girl Magic is never denied. You’ll want to dive into these stories and never leave.” Susana Morris, co-editor of Sycorax’s Daughters and the Crunk Feminist Collection”



A North Carolina native, ...

Donation [click here for more]
Friday July 20, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Friday July 20, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
$15
Arts Agenda, Community, Food and Drink, Happenings, Music Events, Nightlife, User Submitted
Categories: Dance

Venue: Las Margaritas
If you can't make it to Spain this year, the monthly Dinner and Live Flamenco Show will bring you straight to the heart of Seville. Spend your evening watching an authentic live flamenco show while enjoying excellent Spanish and Latin American food, and sippin...

$15 [click here for more]
Friday July 20, 2018 09:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Visual Arts, Community, Happenings
Village Theatre’s improvisers take you on a weekly journey to a different beach town, and all of the insane people that live in that beach town. Will it be Passion Cove – Bahamas, Passion Cove – Myrtle Beach or Passion Cove – New JerseyDisclaimer: Online ticket sales end right up to the event the st... $10 [click here for more]
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Saturday July 21, 2018 12:00 am EDT
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
Categories: fitness, health, wellness <br><br>

Atlanta’s only local yoga festival this year, Dirty South Yoga Fest, is set to take place at t Loudermilk Center on Sat July 21, and Sund, July 22. The fifth annual Dirty South Yoga Fest will bring together more than 50 yoga ...

$99-$299 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 12:00 am EDT
Community, Happenings, Happenings::Sports and Health
The BB&T Atlanta Open tournament, an ATP World Tour men’s tennis tournament, will take place July 21 - July 29 at Atlantic Station! Returning champs, John Isner and the Bryan Brothers, along with Jack Sock and Ryan Harrison, will return to vie for the singles and doubles titles. Sloane Steph... $20 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 08:00 am EDT
Community, User Submitted
<br>Shop our best and softest basics, retail exclusives & wardrobe essentials for up to 85% off! Join us for our back-to-school warehouse sale on Saturday, July 21 8am – 2pm and/or Sunday, July 22, 12pm – 4pm.



We’ll have 20K pieces of men’s and women’s clothing ranging from sizes XS ...

Free [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 09:00 am EDT
Fernbank Museum of Natural History $20 Adults / $18 Children / Free for Members
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
The Museum will open at 9am, giving guests an opportunity to enjoy the Fernbank experience the Museum at their own pace. All indoor exhibits and WildWoods will be open. Fernbank Forest will open at 10am.



Standard ticket prices apply. Purchase tickets online or at 404.929.6400. Questions? Let us kn...

$20 Adults / $18 Children / Free for Members [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 11:00 am EDT
$17.89-$33.72
Community, User Submitted
Come join Ellemired to help us celebrate our GIRLS as we celebrate and empower them to discover…

THE BEAUTY & the SPA


Special Guest Speakers
Tammy –
A expert Mom raising Daughters in the Millenial World
& MORE
We are calling ALL girls between the ages of 8-14 to come to our Tea Party empowerment ...

$17.89-$33.72 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 11:30 am EDT
Community, User Submitted
Join CorePower Yoga's Ponce City Market location to raise money and awareness for Huntington's Disease while working up a sweat. On July 21st, 100% of the class fees will be donated to the Huntington's Disease Society of America Georgia Chapter.


$16.62 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 02:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Film, Community, Happenings, User Submitted

Join us for Leigh Takata's latest film 3X starring Jay Bronson, Vero Ingram, Trionna Moore and Terry Otsubo on July 21st at Roam Alpharetta.


VIP tickets include access to pre screening meet and greet with the actors, DVD copy of the film, and $5 worth of concessions plus two free raffle tickets!
...

$0-$55 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 03:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family, User Submitted
Edie Cheezburger returns for another fabulous Drag Queen Storytime! Celebrating diversity and tolerance, children and adults will laugh, dance and dodge zingers during this family-friendly reading event.


Free [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 05:35 pm EDT
$20
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Happenings, Community::Organizations, User Submitted
Categories: Theatre

At the closing of 2008, Barack Obama was elected President of the United States. The first ever black president in the country’s history. With hope and optimism high among financial crisis, black Americans looked forward to change in their fortunes.


Nathan Marshall felt his opp...

$20 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
$30
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings, User Submitted
Ty & Co. Theatre Presents:




for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf


Director: Tylina Swinger


for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf is Ntozake Shange's first work and most acclaimed theater piece. It consists of a series of poe...

$30 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Saturday July 21, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
Bring a picnic along with your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy an evening under the stars filled with great music, playground fun, and STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI! Food and drinks may be purchased at the concession stand.




http://roswellgov.com/government/departments/recreation-and-parks/news-even...

Free [click here for more]
Sunday July 22, 2018 11:00 am EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Sports and Health
Osatyam partners with Charis to facilitate Yoga At Charis: an all levels practice for the people by the people. Practitioners are guided through a series of yoga poses that promote wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. Yoga At Charis keeps a strong focus on breathwork and increasing full body ... Donation [click here for more]
Sunday July 22, 2018 02:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Sunday July 22, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
$35
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings, Music Events, Nightlife, User Submitted
LOVELYINTHECITY PRESENTS: Atlanta's first eclectic heal and paint experience PAINT THERAPY sessions FEATURING all organic cocktails and eats, self expression segments, Dj sound therapy with Su$hi Ceej , pop up healing stations & aromatherapy ! Your host Lovely gives you a session to help you create ... $35 [click here for more]
Monday July 23, 2018 02:00 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink::Classes and Demos, Happenings, Happenings::Family
Educators from the Children's Museum of Atlanta will help us explore the science of bubbles and slime during this hands-on workshop!  Funding provided by the Decatur Craft Beer Festival Grant and the DeKalb Library Foundation.    



Groups of 5 or more, please call branch for appointment. Open to fi...

Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 24, 2018 04:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community
A book club for early chapter book readers. Join us for discussion, activities, and snacks! Please call or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign up.



Open to first 15 participants. Please call or visit branch to register. Funding provided by the Friends of the Decatur Library.

Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 24, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink::Classes and Demos, Happenings::Lectures, Community::Support Groups
Free. No registration needed. Sponsored by Literacy Action and DeKalb County Public Library. For more information, call Literacy Action at 404.377.7323 or DCPL Literacy Services at 404.508.7190, ext. 2240. Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 24, 2018 06:30 pm EDT
200 Peachtree $10-$20
Community, Community::Public Agenda, User Submitted
Just this year, the City of Atlanta was designated as one of six U.S. Regional Centers of Expertise for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Join the World Affairs Council of Atlanta as we welcome the 2018 Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI) Mandela Washington Fellows, who... $10-$20 [click here for more]
Tuesday July 24, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
Kidliterate invites you to join a group of quirky adults who enjoy reading and discussing classic Young Adult and Middle Reader books. This month the group discusses. Drop-ins welcome! This is a Charis Circle Strong Families, Whole Children Program. $5 suggested donation.  Donation [click here for more]
Wednesday July 25, 2018 10:30 am EDT
Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family, User Submitted
Pre-registration required:



Children aged 2 to 6 years old and their caregiver will enjoy a story on a garden-related topic. Along with story time, accompanying activities will vary monthly and may include related arts, crafts, dance or organized play. Participation in Garden Stories gives you admi...

$5-$8 [click here for more]
Wednesday July 25, 2018 01:30 pm EDT
Community
Are you recently retired or have time to help your community? Get involved! Become a member of DeKalb County Public Library’s Senior Advisory Board (SAB) and assist us in planning programs for and about seniors. To register or for more information call, 404.508.7190, ext. 2257. Free [click here for more]
Wednesday July 25, 2018 05:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family, Nightlife::After Hours, Nightlife::Special Events, User Submitted
<br>We’re showing a more recent throwback — Nick Cannon’s breakout role as a member of the fictional Atlanta A&T University’s drumline. Better yet, before the sundown screening, we’re hosting South Atlanta High School marching band for a performance!

Live from Woodruf...

Free [click here for more]
Wednesday July 25, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Visual Arts, Community::Organizations
 

join the Center for Civil and Human Rights and Humanity in Action for an evening of introspective reflection through the documentary, John Lewis: Get In The Way!


Despite his humble upbringing in rural Alabama, after hearing the voice of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the radio, 15 year old John ...

FREE [click here for more]
Wednesday July 25, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings
This group is designed to support the ongoing development of white parents of white and multiracial children who are seeking to unlearn and dismantle white supremacy within their families, schools, neighborhoods and faith communities. Parents of color are welcome to attend and participate if desired... Donation [click here for more]
Wednesday July 25, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
Join us for our annual members' choice meeting where we each talk about a few of the books that we have enjoyed over the past twelve months.



Funding provided by the Friends of the Decatur Library.

Free [click here for more]
Thursday July 26, 2018 07:30 am EDT
Community, User Submitted
Central Atlanta Progress and the Atlanta Downtown Improvement District invite all attend this informal, public event intended to keep the community "in the know" about Downtown Atlanta, especially if you are a stakeholder, resident, employee and/or employer involved in the city center. You can expec... Free [click here for more]
Thursday July 26, 2018 10:00 am EDT
Community, Community::Support Groups
The Mobile Career Center (also called the "Jobs Bus") includes 13 computer stations and high-speed satellite Internet connection. The Center will provide residents with essential services, including job search assistance, resume writing, and interviewing tips. The bus schedule includes library locat... Free [click here for more]
Thursday July 26, 2018 11:00 am EDT
Arts Agenda::Visual Arts, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family, Happenings::Summer Guide, User Submitted
The Art Farm Studio at Serenbe is proud to present a two-day indigo, natural dyeing, and slow stitch workshop with Nashville-based artist Aaron Sanders Head. Discounted accommodation at the Inn at Serenbe, only $139 a night!




Students will learn the basics of dyeing with plant-based dyes, the basi...

$285 [click here for more]
Thursday July 26, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
Do you want to read books by amazing Black women writers? Do you want to discuss works from a Black feminist perspective(s)? Do you want to do all of this in an awesome gem of a feminist book store? Then the Black Feminist Book Club is for you! Charis Circle board chair Susana Morris is the facilita... Donation [click here for more]
Friday July 27, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink, Happenings, User Submitted
You’ll find an array of different food trucks each month as well as entertainment and fun for the whole family! Riverside Park amenities include a sprayground (for a nominal fee) and two playgrounds. Bring your blankets and chairs for a fun night out in the park! The entertainment schedule and a lis... Free [click here for more]
Friday July 27, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, Happenings::Sports and Health
Mini Golf is back at the Decatur Library with a new course! Bring the family for some fun and practice your putting skills. Registration opens at 10:00 a.m. on the day of the program. Limit four people per tee time. Tee times begin at 7:00p.m., with the last tee time at 8:15p.m. Hang out in our club... Free [click here for more]
Friday July 27, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Saturday July 28, 2018 07:30 am EDT
$35
Community, User Submitted
Categories: Sports, Fitness <br>Venue: Georgia Racing Hall of Fame <br><br>Metric Century and Half Century offers a challenging ride through the rolling hills of Dawson County. This ride starts and finishes a the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame. The ride include... $35 [click here for more]
Saturday July 28, 2018 10:00 am EDT
Cobb County Civic Center $8 for both days
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
The Peach State Depression Glass Club sponsors this annual show and sale to draw attention to the beautiful American made glass from the 1800s through the depression era and into the mid-century - glass that can be used to decorate your home. Lamps, vases, candy dishes, console bowls and candlestick... $8 for both days [click here for more]
Saturday July 28, 2018 01:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, User Submitted
Author Kathy Manos will be joined by her furry companion and the fictional book's main inspiration, Lord Banjo, for a not-so-typical book signing that appeals to animal lovers and book readers alike.


Free [click here for more]
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Saturday July 28, 2018 03:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Food and Drink, Happenings, Music Events, Nightlife, User Submitted
Afro Rythmia is an artist collaborative Afro-Bohemian globally inspired festival that invites the community to engage in celebration of music & the arts. We have an awesome line up of emerging artists and entertainers representing a multitude of talents. More than simply a music festival, Afro Rythm... $35 [click here for more]
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Saturday July 28, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Community, Happenings
Annual fundraiser for Charis Circle - a smokin’ hot night of performances by local queer artists. Join us for dance, poetry, porn, song, lyrics...featuring: Jericho Brown, The Adodi Muse: A Gay Negro Ensemble, Karen G, Maggie Cee, Theresa Davis, Collin Kelley, Adriana Chiknas, Phoenix YZ, Franklin A... Donation [click here for more]
Saturday July 28, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Sunday July 29, 2018 11:00 am EDT
Donation
Community, Happenings, Happenings::Sports and Health
Osatyam partners with Charis to facilitate Yoga At Charis: an all levels practice for the people by the people. Practitioners are guided through a series of yoga poses that promote wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. Yoga At Charis keeps a strong focus on breathwork and increasing full body ... Donation [click here for more]
Sunday July 29, 2018 01:00 pm EDT
Community, Food and Drink, User Submitted, Pet
Come support our Friends at Atlanta Rescue Dog Cafe for a fun afternoon of learning how to spoil your best friends silly! Learn how to make homemade dog treats in this hands on baking class great for all ages. Spaces are limited, so reserve your seat today. $35 [click here for more]
Sunday July 29, 2018 02:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Sunday July 29, 2018 03:00 pm EDT
Terminal West $26-$75
Community, Music Events, Nightlife, User Submitted
Celebrating the life and music of Jerry Garcia - the music never stops with many bands on 2 indoor stages - featuring some of Georgia's best musicians including:




Rev Jeff Mosier & Biscuit Tragedy
Dead Affect
Captain Trips & The Sunstroke Serenaders
Honeywood
gr8FLdüde & frenz
The Justin Sams Band...

$26-$75 [click here for more]
Sunday July 29, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, Happenings::Calls for entry, Happenings::Lectures, Community::Support Groups
After receiving a phone call from a young man he was mentoring who had just been stopped by the police for wearing a hood, Coleman G Howard, wrote a piece titled Under My Hood that shared his story of being a black man living in today’s America. After seeing how sharing his story empowered others to... FREE [click here for more]
Monday July 30, 2018 04:30 pm EDT
Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Community::Support Groups
Join The Exceptional Student Group and Whole World Theatre for a workshop on improvisation for children and teens on the autism spectrum. Open to the first 8 participants. Register in advance at the Children's Desk.



Open to first 8 participants. Please call or visit branch to register.

Free [click here for more]
Monday July 30, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
A startling and gripping reexamination of the Jim Crow era, as seen through the eyes of some of the most important American writers



In this dramatic reexamination of the Jim Crow South, Anders Walker demonstrates that racial segregation fostered not simply terror and violence, but also diversity, ...

Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 31, 2018 04:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community
Read the month's selected book and come talk about it over snacks. Copies are available at the previous month's meeting when the title for the following month is annnounced.



Open to first 15 participants. Funding provided by the Friends of the Decatur Library.

Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 31, 2018 06:00 pm EDT
Community, Community::Support Groups
Free. No registration needed. Sponsored by Literacy Action and DeKalb County Public Library. For more information, call Literacy Action at 404.377.7323 or DCPL Literacy Services at 404.508.7190, ext. 2240. Free [click here for more]
Tuesday July 31, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
In the epic tradition of Eyes on the Prize and with the cultural significance of John Lewis’s Marchtrilogy, an ambitious and harrowing account of the devoted black educators who battled southern school segregation and inequality



For two years an aging Dr. Horace Tate—a former teacher, principal, a...

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Wednesday August 1, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Lectures
The first Wednesday of each month seniors are welcome to gather and discuss issues of health and wellness, social contacts and community, housing, accessibility, ageism and intergenerational connection.  Donation [click here for more]
Thursday August 2, 2018 05:00 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
Join us for Game Night at the Woodruff Park Game Cart on the first Thursday of each month. We'll be open late until 8pm and feature group games such as: Bingo Night, Trivia, Retro Game Night, Game Circuit Tournaments, etc. We will have prizes for winners and a master of ceremonies from the Village T... Free [click here for more]
Thursday August 2, 2018 05:30 pm EDT
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta $15 Members - $30 Non-Members
Community, Community::Public Agenda, Happenings, User Submitted
The Castros are gone. Miguel Díaz-Canel is in. While a new president might not mean much in practice, it is still a symbolic moment for Cuba. President Díaz-Canel, handpicked by Raúl Castro, has no interest in upsetting the status-quo or restoring capitalism. Combined with President Trump’s views on... $15 Members - $30 Non-Members [click here for more]
Thursday August 2, 2018 09:00 pm EDT
Free
Community, Food and Drink, Music Events, User Submitted
Superica is bringing live music to Krog Street Market on the first Thursday of every month from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m., starting June 7. Throughout the summer, can’t-miss musicians are gracing Superica Krog Street’s stage and shaking up everyone’s Thursday nights. The kitchen & bar will be extending its ... Free [click here for more]
Friday August 3, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Saturday August 4, 2018 09:00 am EDT
Free
Community, User Submitted
Venue: Holy Cross Episcopal Church

Voter Registration Drive On August 4th, the New Georgia Project will be at Holy Cross Episcopal for a voter registration drive. The event will include voter registration training, canvassing, and onsite registration. Training will be from 9AM-10, then the drive f...

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Saturday August 4, 2018 11:00 am EDT
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
Join us for our annual Slip-n-Slide Extravaganza! Bring out the whole family to enjoy this free event that will offer three different age-appropriate slides (150 feet, 100 feet, and 50 feet). Slides, food, music and fun! Bring your towel and an inner tube (optional).




Children under 18 must be acc...

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Saturday August 4, 2018 11:00 am EDT
Community, User Submitted
The 6th Annual Cool Dads Rock Soapbox Derby Festival is coming to Historic Fourth Ward Park on Saturday, August 4th from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. A fun-filled day for all ages, the derby festival is a free event and will feature soapbox races, food, music and activities. Attendees and fans on social medi... Free [click here for more]
Saturday August 4, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Sunday August 5, 2018 12:30 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, User Submitted, Happenings::Atlanta Pets , Pet
Tall Tales Book Shop and Lifeline Animal Project of DeKalb County have teamed up to present a combination book sale and dog-adoption event on Sunday, August 5 from 12:30 to 6:00 PM in the Toco Hills Shopping Center.



The celebration will feature adorable and adoptable dogs from the DeKalb Animal Sh...

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Sunday August 5, 2018 01:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Theater, Community, Music Events, User Submitted
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards, including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New ... $17-$20 [click here for more]
Sunday August 5, 2018 02:00 pm EDT
$50-$70
Community, Food and Drink, Happenings, User Submitted
The Springer Mountain Farms Southern Wing Showdown is Atlanta's premier festival celebrating unique takes on the Southern staple. Produced by Taste of Atlanta and sponsored by Big Green Egg and Springer Mountain Farms​,​ the event will take place on Sunday, August 5th at The Fairmont in Atlanta's We... $50-$70 [click here for more]
Wednesday August 8, 2018 06:30 pm EDT
Tower Place 200 $10 Council Members - $20 Non-Members
Community, Community::Public Agenda, Happenings, Happenings::Lectures, User Submitted
Throughout its checkered history, the Communist Party of the People’s Republic of China has a shown a distaste for dissent. Acting under the pretense of protecting China’s sovereignty, regulators have sanctioned journalists, censored social media platforms, and deployed the Great Firewall to control... $10 Council Members - $20 Non-Members [click here for more]
Wednesday August 8, 2018 06:30 pm EDT
Tower Place 200 $10 Council Members - $20 Non-Members
Community, Community::Public Agenda, User Submitted
Throughout its checkered history, the Communist Party of the People’s Republic of China has a shown a distaste for dissent. Acting under the pretense of protecting China’s sovereignty, regulators have sanctioned journalists, censored social media platforms, and deployed the Great Firewall to control... $10 Council Members - $20 Non-Members [click here for more]
Saturday August 11, 2018 12:00 am EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Community, Happenings
In her blazingly original and unforgettable debut novel Any Man, Amber Tamblyn brings to startling life a specter of sexual violence in the shadowy form of Maude, a serial female rapist who preys on men.



In this electric and provocative debut novel, Tamblyn blends genres of poetry, prose, and elem...

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Saturday August 11, 2018 02:00 pm EDT
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Film, Community, Happenings, Happenings::Family, Happenings::Festivals/Events
After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.



Discounted $8 general admission movie tickets are available starting Monday, May 14 at 10 a.m. at the Fox Theatre Ticket Office, online atFoxTheatre....

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Saturday August 11, 2018 04:00 pm EDT
Community, Music Events, User Submitted
As the end of summer approaches, the Vinings Jubilee Summer Concert Series continues with an afternoon of Beach Music on August 11th. With music by The Stephen Lee Band you can enjoy favorite beach tunes from the 60s and 70s, including artists such as The Temptations, The Beatles, Bob Marley, Jimmy ... Free [click here for more]
Saturday August 11, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
$50
Arts Agenda, Community, Food and Drink, Happenings, Nightlife, User Submitted
Watch in awe as the Art Meso Exhibitions comes to life! See the most beautiful and artistic Fashion and Artwork from our International Designers and Artists.



Art Meso is an International Art and Fashion Exhibition sought after for it’s unique collision of high fashion runway productions and revolu...

$50 [click here for more]
Saturday August 11, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Community, Happenings, User Submitted
Bring a picnic along with your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy an evening under the stars filled with great music, playground fun, and THE GREATEST SHOWMAN! Food and drinks may be purchased at the concession stand.



http://roswellgov.com/government/departments/recreation-and-parks/news-events/fr...

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