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CALENDAR – August 2023


GPNA (Grant Park Neighborhood Association): 3rd Tuesday of the month, 7:30pm-9:00pm. Check for details.

SAND (South Atlantans for Neighborhood Development): 2nd Thursday of the month, 7:30pm. Ormewood Church Fellowship Hall, corner of Woodland & Delaware Avenues.

EACA (East Atlanta Community Association): 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:00pm. Check for details.

NPU-W (Neighborhood Planning Unit W): 4th Wednesday of the month (except November & December which are on the 3rd Wednesday), 7:00pm. Village Church of East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Avenue, Suite B.

EAV Library EventsEast Atlanta Library400 Flat Shoals Avenue, Monday-Tuesday 10:00am-8:00pm, Wednesday-Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm. All events are free and open to the public. *Paid for by the Friends of the East Atlanta Library (FEAL).

July 12          How Cheetah Got His Speed and Other World Tales of Kindness and Friendship with Barry Stewart Mann* (puppet show), 3:00pm

July 12          Crafty Creations for Adult Seniors, 3:00pm (2nd Wednesday of the month)

July 17          Medicare & Medicaid Mondays, 11:00am (July through September, 3rd Monday of the month)

July 18          Children’s Movie Night: Daddy Daycare, 5:00pm

July 19          College Financial Aid 101, 11:00am

July 24          Basic Computer Skills Training for Adults, 2:00pm

July 26          Motivational Fitness for Older Adults*, 11:45am

July 27          Reptile & Critters Experience, 1:00pm

July 31          Basic Computer Skills Training for Adults, 2:00pm

August 2      Motivational Fitness for Older Adults*, 11:45am

August 9      Crafty Creations for Adult Seniors, 3:00pm (2nd Wednesday of the month)

August 16    Motivational Fitness for Older Adults*, 11:45am

August 19    Finance Coaching with Kim Mathis, 11:30am

August 21    Medicare & Medicaid Mondays, 11:00am (3rd Monday of the month through September)

August 22    Friends Book Club*, 6:30pm-7:45pm (4th Tuesday of each month); discussing Maame by Jessica George

Special Events

East Atlanta Parents Network – Wet and Wild!: Sunday, August 6, Brownwood Park, 607 Brownwood Avenue, 3:00pm-5:00pm. This event will be fun water activities. Come and join  to throw some water balloons, explore sensory, experiences at water tables, run through sprinklers and much more. The East Atlanta Parents Network (EAPN) strives to build a supportive, welcoming, and fun community among the families in East Atlanta. You can find more on Facebook at or Instagram @EAVParents.

East Atlanta Strut: Saturday, September 23, East Atlanta Village and the neighborhood, 12:00pm-6:00pm. Come help the Strut celebrate its 25 years of giving back to the community, starting with the reintroduction of the Strut parade. Sponsor, volunteer, or participate. All information can be found at

Ongoing Events

East Atlanta Business Association (EABA) General Meeting: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6:00pm-8:00pm, includes socializing, snacks, the meeting, and ½ hour set aside for networking. Check out for meeting location and to find out more.

East Atlanta Chess Club: Meetings every Wednesday at Branan Towers, 1200 Glenwood AvenueWeekly rated tournament 6:00pm-10:00pm, and free play for those players who want to play casually. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

EAV Farmers Market572 Stokeswood Avenue. Spring Market 2023 on Thursdays 4:00pm-8:00pm.

Grant & Little Sunday Shoppe (weekly artist pop-up market and coffee, beginning Sunday, June 11), 787 Grant Street, 10:00am-2:00pm. See for more. 

Grant Park Farmers Market, 1040 Grant Street (The Beacon). Sundays, 9:00am-1:00pm, year round (closed between Christmas and New Year’s Day). 

Grant Park Conservancy, Project G.R.A.N.T. (Greenspace Restoration and Neighborhood Teamwork): Second Saturday of every month. Choose from the morning session, 9:00am-12:00pm, or the 1:30pm-4:30pm afternoon session. To sign up, see

Walking Tour – History and Change on the Beltline: Eastside Trail. 2nd Saturday of the month, 9:00am-10:30am. Meet at picnic tables behind Parish restaurant and end at Ponce City Market. Sign up at

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