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Calendar: May-June 2012

The next the deadline to get information into the calendar will be June 25, 2012. To submit an event, email calendar@theporchpress.com. Please put “info4calendar” in the subject box, or call Nancy Leighton at 404-624-3082 and leave a message.
Weekly Activities
The following activities take place every week as listed; check with each organization for their holiday schedule.
CHILDREN/STORY TIME
Toddler Storytime. For babies aged 10-18 months and their caregivers. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Ave SE, (Mon) 10:30am.
Lapsit for Babies. For babies 1-10 months, Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Ave SE, (Tues) 12noon.
Rise and Shine Story Time. For children ages 3-6. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Ave SE, (every Tues) 10:15am.
Teeny, Tiny Tales. For children ages 18-36months. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Ave SE, (every Tues) 10:30am.
Preschool Storytime. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Ave SE, for ages 3-5. (every Wed) 10:30 am.
Community Play Group. For moms and toddlers, Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE, follow signs to playroom, (every Thurs) 9:30-11am.
Cub Scout Pack 688. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 524 Park Ave SE at the corner of Sydney St. Contact David Griffin, 678-849-8619, or email griffin.david@yahoo.com.
SENIOR ACTIVITIES
Golden Age Center. St Paul United Methodist Church, 501 Grant St SE, Rm R2. All senior citizens welcome. (Tues and Thurs) 10am-2pm.
OTHER GROUPS
EAV Business Networking Group. Abs Studio, 749 Moreland Ave SE, mezzanine
level. Presenter and coffee every week. www.meetup.com/eva-networking-group.
(Tues) 8:30-9:30am.
Atlanta Farmers Market. 561 Flat Shoals Ave SE, starts April 19 (every Thurs) 4pm until dusk.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

  • Georgia Ave Church, 645 Grant St SE, basement (Thurs and Sat) 8-9pm.
  • Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave SE), entrance and parking in rear. Mon, basement fellowship hall, 7pm. Wed, (women’s meeting) basement East Atlanta Room, 7pm. Thurs, basement East Atlanta Room, 7pm. Sat, basement fellowship hall, 8pm.
May 16 April Showers Bring May Flowers. Stories and crafts about flowers, for ages 3-5, East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals
Ave SE, 10:30am
May 17 South East Atlanta Business Association (SEABA). Networking meeting, location to be announced, for more information call 404-627-0435, or check www.seaba.org.
5:30-7:30 pm (3rd Thurs)
May 19 Tunes from the Tombs. Historic  Oakland Cemetery, 248 Oakland Ave SE. Tickets $10 for one day, $15 for
both days, children under 12, $5 for one day $10 for both days, parking at MLK MARTA Station. 1-8pm
May 20 Tunes from the Tombs. Historic Oakland Cemetery, 248 Oakland Ave SE. Tickets $10 for one day, $15 for both days, children under 12, $5 for one day $10 for both days, parking at MLK MARTA Station. 1-7pm
May 22 Dine-Out to Support Grant Park Pool. Six
Feet Under, 457 Memorial Dr SE, 4pm ’til closing
Mar 23 NPU-W Transportation Committee. Martha Brown United
Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave) entrance and parking in rear. 6:30pm (4th Wed)
  NPU-W Public Safety Committee. Martha Brown United
Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave SE) entrance and parking in rear. 6:30pm (4th Wed)
  Neighborhood Planning Unit W (NPU-W). Martha Brown
United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave) entrance and parking in rear. 7:30pm (4th Wed)
May 25 Porch Press Deadline for submitting articles and reserving ad space.
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday.
  Grant Park Electric Vehicle Charging Station Opening.
This project in memory of veterans of recent military actions, 512 Kelly St SE, listed on www.plugshare.com,
10am-12noon
  Grant Park Pool Opening Party. Hosted by Council member Carla Smith. Grant Park Pool, Park Ave and Berne St, regular pool admission fees apply, 2:30-4:30pm
May 31 Porch Press Deadline for submitting ad copy.
Jun 3 Park Avenue Baptist Church Anniversary and Lunch. 486 Park Ave SE, 11am
Jun 4 Porch Press Proofreading. Volunteer proofreaders and people with computer skills needed. Supper provided. Adams Realtors, 458 Cherokee Ave SE, 6:30pm (1st Mon)
Jun 5 NPU-W Joint Land Use and Zoning Committee. Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave SE) entrance and parking in rear. All residents of NPU-W welcome. 7pm (1st Tues)
  United Methodist Women (UMW). Martha Brown Methodist
Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan). All women welcome. 11am (1st Tues)
  Neighborhood Charter School (NCS) PTCA Meeting. 688
Grant St. Call 404-624-6226 for information. 7-9pm (1st Tues)
  Porch Press Layout. Supper provided. Adams Realtors, 458 Cherokee Ave SE, (Tues after proofreading)
Jun 9 Low Cost Pet Vaccine Clinic. Intown Healthy Hound & City Kitty, 891 Cherokee Ave SE, dogs on leash, cats in carriers,
11am-1pm (2nd Sat)
Jun 10 Sky Vacation Bible School. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 486 Park Ave SE, for information call 404-627-2175 or email
lantacooper@gmail.com.
  Low Cost Pet Vaccine Clinic. Ormewood Park
Presbyterian Church, 1071 Delaware Ave SE, Social Hall basement in the rear, dogs on leashes cats in carriers, 4-5pm
Jun 12 East Atlanta Community Association (EACA). Branan Towers, 1200 Glenwood Ave SE, meeting room, 7pm. All East Atlanta residents welcome. (2nd Tues)
  Woodland Hills Neighborhood Watch. Woodland Hills Baptist Church, at the corner of Woodland and Confederate Avenues. Contact Louise VanGieri, 404-622-2166. (2nd Tues)
  Benteen Park Neighborhood Development. Church of Atlanta Lighthouse, 1320 Boulevard at Custer, Community Bldg in rear. 7pm (2nd Tue)
Jun 14 South Atlantans for Neighborhood Development (SAND). Beulah Heights University. 892 Berne St SE, Student Activities Building, west side. 7:30pm (2nd Thurs)
Jun 17 Father’s Day.
Jun 19 Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA).
Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Ave SE, ARC Building, south end of Cherokee Ave parking lot. Everyone in Grant Park welcome. 7:30pm (3rd Tues)
  Around Wellswood Neighborhood Watch. Mt.
Carmel AME Church, 1140 Henry Thomas Dr SE. Enter across the street from Mt. Nebo Church. For information call Minnie Harris, 404-627-2918. 7pm (3rd Tues)
  South East Atlanta Business Association (SEABA).
Six Feet Under, 457 Memorial Dr SE, $5 for non-members, for more information call 404-627-0435, or check
www.seabaga.org
. 7:30-9:15 am. (3rd Thurs)
Jun 25 Porch Press Deadline for submitting articles and reserving ad space.
Jun 27 NPU-W Transportation Committee. Martha Brown United
Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave) entrance and parking in rear. 6:30pm (4th Wed)
  NPU-W Public Safety Committee. Martha Brown United
Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave SE) entrance and parking in rear. 6:30pm (4th Wed)
  Neighborhood Planning Unit W (NPU-W). Martha Brown
United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Ave SE (corner of Metropolitan Ave) entrance and parking in rear. 7:30pm (4th Wed)
Jun 28 Porch Press Deadline for submitting ad copy.

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