Tag: East Atlanta

Kick Start Martial Arts summer campers get ready for a day of activities, including cardio activities, strategy games, quiet time and group discussions.  Photo by Betsy Helgager Hughes.
Schools and Children

Kick Start: A Summer Camp Option

By Carlen Ruth Hultgren If you are looking for a fun and meaningful summer camp experience for children ages 5-10, award-winning Kick Start Martial Arts (KSMA) is offering a holistic, developmental camp to consider in your mix of summer camps this year. KSMA focuses on fun activities that combine mental, […]

Santa likes furry kids too!. Photo by Vandreena/VNC
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Santa and Elves Return to East Atlanta

By Carlen Hultgren Santa and his elves have booked their travel to East Atlanta and are ready to pose for “elfies” with children of all ages and pets of all sorts on Saturday and Sunday, December 2 and 3, when the annual East Atlanta Santa returns to the Village. For […]

Farmer Mary Yetter, EAVFM farmer growing with Scharko Farms and Friends. Photo by Jenna Shea Photography.
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EAV Farmers Market Celebrates Season’s End

By Carlen Hultgren December 14 marks the close of a very successful 2017 farmers market season in East Atlanta. However, local farmers continue to produce fresh food throughout the winter. You will still be able to find sustainably grown vegetables like carrots, winter greens, sweet potatoes, dairy, meats, eggs, and […]

Five Friends of East Atlanta Library President Mike Pousman with volunteer coordinator Heather Staniszewski. Photo by Marcy Meyers.
People and Places

National Friends of the Library Week Celebrated

By Heather Staniszewski Last month, the East Atlanta Library hosted an event to celebrate National Friends of the Library Week.  This event honored twenty three Friends groups, from all over the Atlanta-Fulton Library System. A special congratulation goes to the system’s Friends groups winning the President’s Volunteer Service Award. The […]

Attendees enjoyed delicious food and beverages as well as entertainment by a variety of performance artists, a jazz trio and a jug band. Photos by Tammy and Jim Lyle of LylePhotos.com
People and Places

2017 Neighbor in Need in Need Gala Is a Wrap

By Carlen Hultgren Neighbor in Need East Atlanta (NIN) and East Atlanta Community Association (EACA) want to extend sincere thanks for the generous sponsorship and donations for the recent gala, the Greatest Show in EAV. These contributions will guarantee that the organization can continue to effectively provide low income seniors […]

Trees Atlanta
People and Places

EAV Digs in for Annual Tree Planting

By Joe Thomas For the eight year in a row, Trees Atlanta joined with community members and volunteers to plant trees in East Atlanta Village (EAV). Dozens of volunteers met in Brownwood Park and braved cool temperatures and threatening rain clouds on a Saturday in late October to plant, mulch, […]

Spooky Art, Spooky Friday Night Party with Jazz
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Spooky Art, Spooky Friday Night Party with Jazz

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]By Henry Bryant On October 20, the Friends of East Atlanta Library (FEAL) invites everyone in the neighborhood to a costume party, art reception, jazz recital, and annual meeting. The meeting part will be short and sweet to allow plenty of time for the other activities. […]