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Calendar March-April 2017

 Calendar March-April 2017
Calendar events take place in southeast Atlanta. The area is south of I-20 to Moreland Drive and includes Grant Park, Ormewood Park and East Atlanta. The next deadline for the calendar will be March 25, 2017. Email events to calendar@theporchpress.com with “info4calendar” in subject line, or call Nancy Leighton at 404-624-3082 and leave a message.
 
Weekly Activities
The following activities take place every week as listed.
CHILDREN/STORY TIME
Tiny Tots Storytime. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue SE, for newborns to 5years, 10:30am (every Tues).
Cub Scout Pack 688. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 524 Park Avenue SE at the corner of Sydney Street. Contact David Griffin, 678-849-8619, or email griffin.david@yahoo.com.
Art Attack. Art classes for children ages 2-10, Hodgepodge Coffee house, 720 Moreland Avenue SE, $8 11:00am-12:00pm (every Mon).
 
SENIOR ACTIVITIES
Golden Age Center. St Paul United Methodist Church, 501 Grant Street SE, Rm R2. All senior citizens welcome 10:00am-2:00pm (Tues and Thurs).
 
OTHER GROUPS
East Atlanta Farmers Market. 561 Flat Shoals Avenue SE, starts April 13, 4:00pm-8:00pm (every Thurs).
Grant Park Farmers Market. Cherokee Avenue SE at Milledge Avenue SE, starts in April, 9:30am-1:30pm (every Sun).
Friendship Center. Church of the Holy Comforter, 737 Woodland Avenue SE, 9:00am-1:00pm (Tues and Thurs).
Lunchtime Meditation Class. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, 12-12:30pm (Wed)
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
-Georgia Avenue Church, 645 Grant Street SE, basement, 8:00pm-9:00pm (Thurs and Sat).
-Eastside Church, 468 Moreland Avenue SE (corner of Metropolitan Avenue SE) Street parking and also lot east of Long John Silver’s, basement fellowship hall, 7:00pm (every Mon); women’s meeting, basement East Atlanta Room, 7:00pm (every Wed); basement East Atlanta Room, 7:00pm (every Thurs); basement fellowship hall, 8:00pm (every Sat).
-St John The Wonderworker Church, 543 Cherokee Ave SE, entrance on Orleans, 7:30am (Mon thru Fri).
 
 
Mar 15             Men’s Book & Bible Study. St Paul United Methodist Church, 501 Grant St SE, (3rd Wed) 7pm.
Lego Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, 4:30pm.
Mar 17             St. Patrick’s Day.
White Woman in Progress. 7Stages Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave NE, tickets $22.50 and up, see www.7stages.org or call 404-523-7647, runs through April 9.
Mar 18             Artist Reception for Batya Tamar. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, 3:30pm-5:30pm.
Mar 20             First Day of Spring.
Chess Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, reservations required, 404-730-5438, 6:15pm.
Mar 21             Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue SE, ARC Building, south end of Cherokee Avenue parking lot. Everyone in Grant Park welcome. 7:30pm (3rd Tues).
Mar 22             Neighborhood Planning Unit W (NPU-W). Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE, 7:30pm (4th Wed).
NPU-W Public Safety Committee. Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE (4th Wed).
NPU-W Transportation Committee. Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE, 6:30pm (4th Wed).
Mar 23             Village Speakers Toastmasters Group. First Iconium Baptist Church, 542 Moreland Ave SE, Rm 104, 6:15pm-7:45pm (1st & 3rd Thurs).
Three Angles Toastmasters Club. Atlanta Metropolitan Seventh Day Adventist Church, 555 Hemlock Cir SE, 7:30-8:30pm (1st, 3rd, 5th Thurs).
South East Atlanta Business Association (SEABA). Local establishment to be announced. For more information call 404-226-3075, or check www.seabaga.org. Time varies (3rd Thurs).
The Filling Station: A Place to Refuel For The Chronically Ill. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 486 Park Avenue SE, Young Adults’ room, handicapped entrance in rear alley off Sydney Street, for information call Stephanie 404-295-4390 or email Annie at fillingstations@gmail.com. 7pm-8pm (3rd Thurs).
Mar 25             Porch Press Deadline for submitting articles.
Strut Scavenger Hunt. Starts at Argosy, 470 Flat Shoals Ave SE, $40 per team of four, benefit for Neighbor in Need charity, 1:30pm-4:30pm.
Poker Tournament. Midway Pub, 552 Flat Shoals Ave SE, benefit for Neighbor in Need charity, space for 50 players 10am-2pm.
Meet the Maker Festival. Parking lot, 1071 Delaware Ave SE, former Ormewood Park Presbyterian Church, free to the public, street parking. Classes start at 9am, festival 11am- 6pm.
Mar 29             Lego Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, Lego blocks provided, 4:30pm.
Mar 30             Three Angles Toastmasters Club. Atlanta Metropolitan Seventh Day Adventist Church, 555 Hemlock Cir SE, 7:30-8:30pm (1st, 3rd, 5th Thurs).
Apr 1               April Fool’s Day.
Apr 3               Chess Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, reservations required, 404-730-5438, 6:15pm.
Porch Press Proofreading. Adams Realtors, 458 Cherokee Ave SE. Supper provided. 6:30pm (first Mon).
Apr 4               NPU-W Land Use and Zoning Committee. Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE, 7pm, (1st Tues).
Porch Press Layout. Adams Realtors, 458 Cherokee Ave SE. Supper provided. 7:30pm (Tues after proofreading).
Apr 6               Three Angles Toastmasters Club. Atlanta Metropolitan Seventh Day Adventist Church, 555 Hemlock Cir SE, 7:30-8:30pm (1st, 3rd, 5th Thurs).
Apr 8               Pet-EP Low-Cost Pet Vaccines. Intown Healthy Hound and City-Kitty, 981 Cherokee Ave SE, dogs on leashes, cats in carriers. 11am-1pm (2nd Sat).
Apr 10             Passover. Begins at sundown.
Apr 11             East Atlanta Community Association (EACA) Brannan Tower, 1200 Glenwood Ave SE, (2nd Tues) 7pm.
Apr 12             Lego Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, Lego blocks provided, 4:30pm.
Apr 13             South Atlantans for Neighborhood Development (SAND). Beulah Heights University. 892 Berne St SE, Student Activities Building, west side. 7:30pm (2nd Thurs).
Apr 16             Easter.
Apr 17             Chess Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, reservations required, 404-730-5438, 6:15pm.
Apr 18             Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue SE, ARC Building, south end of Cherokee Avenue parking lot. Everyone in Grant Park welcome. 7:30pm (3rd Tues).
Apr 19             Men’s Book & Bible Study. St Paul United Methodist Church, 501 Grant St SE, 7pm (3rd Wed).
Apr 20             Village Speakers Toastmasters Group. First Iconium Baptist Church, 542 Moreland Ave SE, Rm 104, 6:15pm-7:45pm (1st & 3rd Thurs).
Three Angles Toastmasters Club. Atlanta Metropolitan Seventh Day Adventist Church, 555 Hemlock Cir SE, 7:30-8:30pm (1st, 3rd, 5th Thurs).
South East Atlanta Business Association (SEABA). Local establishment to be announced. For more information call 404-226-3075, or check www.seabaga.org. Time varies (3rd Thurs).
The Filling Station: A Place to Refuel For The Chronically Ill. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 486 Park Avenue SE, Young Adults’ room, handicapped entrance in rear alley off Sydney Street, for information call Stephanie 404-295-4390 or email Annie at fillingstations@gmail.com. 6-7pm (3rd Thurs).
Apr 22             Earth Day.
Apr 25             Porch Press Deadline for submitting articles.
Apr 26             Lego Club. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for kids and teens, Lego blocks provided, 4:30pm.
Neighborhood Planning Unit W (NPU-W). Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE, 7:30pm (4th Wed).
NPU-W Public Safety Committee. Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE (4th Wed).
NPU-W Transportation Committee. Village Church East Atlanta, 1231 Glenwood Ave SE, 6:30pm (4th Wed).
 
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Porch Press Schedule for Coming Months
2017
Article deadline            March 25
Ad deadline                 March 30
Proof reading               April      3
Paste up                       April      4
 
2017
Article deadline            April    25
Ad deadline                 April    27
Proofreading                May        1
Paste up                       May        2
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