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Calendar September – October 2013

The next the deadline to get information into the calendar will be September 25, 2013. To submit an event, email calendar@theporchpress.com, please put “info4calendar” in the 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
Toddler Storytime. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue, for ages 10-18 months, Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue (10:30am).
Lapsit for Babies. For babies aged 0-10 months and their caregivers. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue, (every Tuesday 12:00pm).
Rise and Shine Story Time for children ages 3-6. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue (every Tuesday 10:15am).
Teeny Tiny Tales. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, for ages 6-36months (every Tuesday 10:30 am.)
Ready Set Read! Preschool Storytime. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, for ages 3-5 (every Wednesday 10:30 am).
Community Play Group. For moms and toddlers, Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue, follow signs to playroom (every Thursday 9:30-11:00am).
Cub Scout Pack 688. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 524 Park Avenue 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, $8 (every Monday 11:00am-12:00pm).
 
SENIOR ACTIVITIES
Golden Age Center. St Paul United Methodist Church, 501 Grant St. SE, Rm R2. All senior citizens welcome (every Tuesday and Thursday 10am-2pm).
 
OTHER GROUPS
East Atlanta Farmers Market. 561 Flat Shoals Avenue (every Thursday 4:00-8:00pm)
Grant Park Farmers Market. Cherokee Avenue at Milledge Avenue (every Sunday 9:30am-1:30pm).
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
-Georgia Ave Church, 645 Grant St SE, basement (every Thursday and Saturday 8-9pm).
-Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear. Monday, basement fellowship hall, 7:00pm. Wednesday, (women’s meeting) basement East Atlanta Room , 7:00pm. Thursday, basement East Atlanta Room, 7:00pm. Saturday, basement fellowship hall, 8:00pm.
EAV Business Networking Group. Abs Studio, 749 Moreland Avenue, mezzanine level. Presenter and coffee every week, www.meetup.com/eva-networking-group (every Tuesday 8:30-9:30am).
 
Sep 17              Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue, ARC Building, south end of Cherokee Avenue parking lot. 7:30pm. Everyone in Grant Park welcome. (3rd Tuesday)
Around Wellswood Neighborhood Watch. Mt. Carmel AME Church, 1140 Henry Thomas Drive. Enter across the street from Mt. Nebo Church. For information call Minnie Harris, 404-627-2918. 7pm (3rd Tuesday)
                        Hats, Hats, and More Hats. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue for ages 2-6, 10:30am.
Sep 19              South East Atlanta Business Association (SEABA). Six Feet Under, 457 Memorial Drive, $5 for nonmembers, for more information call 404-627-0435, or check www.seabaga.org. 7:30-9:15 am. (3rd Thursday)
Sep 20              Toy Story Movie Night. Fundraiser for Grant Park Parents Network, Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School, 688 Grant Street, $5 for individuals, $20 for families, 7:30pm.
Sep 21              East Atlanta Strut. East Atlanta Village, Flat Shoals and Glenwood Avenues, 10:00am-9:00pm.
Yard Sale. Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School, 688 Grant Street, 6:00pm.
Sep 22              Autumnal Equinox. First day of fall.
Sep 25              Porch Press Deadline for submitting articles.
Neighborhood Planning Unit W (NPU-W). Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 7:30pm (4th Wed)
NPU-W Transportation Committee. Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 6:30pm (4th Wednesday)
                        NPU-W Public Safety Committee. Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 6:30pm (4th Wednesday)
                        Lingual Kids Hispanic Bilingual Preschool Storytime. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, ages 3-5, 10:30am.
Sep 27              Diva Does EDUs. Entrepreneurs and dreamers workshop and discussion, East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue. Contact Terri Holley at 404-402-6979, 1:00pm.
 
 
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Porch Press Schedule for Coming Months
April 2013
Article deadline                                   March 25
Ad deadline                          March 28
Proof reading                       April 1
Paste up                                  April 2
 
May 2013
Article deadline                                   April 25
Ad deadline                          May 2
Proof reading                       May 6
Paste up                                  May 7
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The next the deadline to get information into the calendar will be XXX 25, 2013. To submit an event, email calendar@theporchpress.com, please put “info4calendar” in the 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
Toddler Storytime. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue, for ages 10-18 months, Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue (10:30am).
Lapsit for Babies. For babies aged 0-10 months and their caregivers. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue (every Tuesday 12:00pm).
Rise and Shine Story Time for children ages 3-6. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue (every Tuesday 10:15am).
Teeny Tiny Tales. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, for ages 6-36 months (every Tuesday 10:30 am).
Ready Set Read! Preschool Storytime. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, for ages 3-5 (every Wednesday 10:30 am).
Community Play Group. For moms and toddlers, Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue, follow signs to playroom (every Thursday 9:30-11am).
Cub Scout Pack 688. Park Avenue Baptist Church, 524 Park Avenue 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, $8 (every Monday 11:00am-12:00pm).
 
 
SENIOR ACTIVITIES
Golden Age Center. St Paul United Methodist Church, 501 Grant St SE, Rm R2. All senior citizens welcome (every Tues and Thurs 10:00am-2:00pm).
 
OTHER GROUPS
East Atlanta Farmers Market. 561 Flat Shoals Ave SE (every Thursday 4:00-8:00pm).
Grant Park Farmers Market. Cherokee Ave SE at Milledge Avenue (every Sunday 9:30am-1:30pm).
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
– Georgia Ave Church, 645 Grant St SE, basement (every Thursday and Saturday 8:00-9:00pm)
– Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear. Monday, basement fellowship hall, 7:00pm. Wednesday, (women’s meeting) basement East Atlanta Room , 7pm. Thurs, basement East Atlanta Room, 7pm. Sat, basement fellowship hall, 8pm.
EAV Business Networking Group. Abs Studio, 749 Moreland Ave SE, mezzanine level. Presenter and coffee every week, www.meetup.com/eva-networking-group (every Tues 8:30-9:30am).
 
 
Oct 1               NPU-W Joint Land Use and Zoning Committee. Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 7:00pm. All residents of NPU-W welcome. (1st Tuesday)
                        United Methodist Women (UMW). Martha Brown Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue). All women welcome, 11:00am. (1st Tuesday)
                        Neighborhood Charter School (NCS) PTCA Meeting. 688 Grant Street. Call 404-624-6226 for information. 7-9pm. (1st Tuesday)
                        Friends of Grant Park Pool Meeting. Dakota Blue, 454 Cherokee Avenue 6:30pm (1st Tuesday)
                        Bread and Jam! Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue for ages 2-6, 10:30am.
Oct 4               Breastfeeding. Baby Love, 469 Boulevard, 11:00am. (1st Friday)
Oct 5               Classic Movie Discussion Group. Woodland Hills area space limited, for interest see www.classicfilmappreciation.web.com, reservation required, call 404-627-3120. (1st Friday)
Oct 7               Porch Press Layout. Adams Realtors, 458 Cherokee Avenue. Supper provided. (Tues after proofreading) 7:30pm.
                        East Atlanta Business Association (EABA). Branen Tower, 1200 Glenwood Avenue, 5:30pm (1st Monday)
Porch Press Proofreading. Volunteer proofreaders and people with computer skills needed. Supper provided. Adams Realtors, 458 Cherokee Avenue, 6:30pm. (1st Monday)
Oct 8               East Atlanta Community Association (EACA). Branan Towers, 1200 Glenwood Avenue, meeting room, 7pm. All East Atlanta residents welcome (2nd Tuesday)
                        Woodland Hills Neighborhood Watch. Woodland Hills Baptist Church, at the corner of Woodland and Confederate Avenues. Contact Louise VanGieri, 404-622-2166. (2nd Tuesday)
                        Benteen Park Neighborhood Development. Church of Atlanta Lighthouse, 1320 Boulevard at Custer Avenue, Community Building in rear, 7:00pm. (2nd Tuesday)
                        Bread and Jam! Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue for ages 2-6, 10:30am.
Oct 10             Bingo Fundraiser for South Atlantans for Neighborhood Development (SAND). Hodgepodge Coffee House, 750 Moreland Avenue, 7:00pm (2nd Thursday)
Board of Zoning Adjustment Hearing. Smart Growth Atlanta appeal of Special Use Permit for Wal-Mart development at 800-860 Glenwood Avenue, City Council Chambers, City Hall, 55 Trinity Street, 6:00pm.
Oct 11             Diva Does EDUs. Entrepreneurs and dreamers workshop and discussion, East Atlanta Library 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, contact Terri Holley 404-402-6979, 1:00pm.
Oct 12             Pet-EP Low-Cost Pet Vaccines. Intown Healthy Hound and City Kity, 981 Cherokee Ave SE, 11am-1pm (2nd Saturday)
Oct 15             Bread and Jam! Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue, for ages 2-6, 10:30am.
Oct 17             South East Atlanta Business Association (SEABA). Networking meeting, location to be announced, for more information call 404-627-0435, or check www.seabaga.org. 5:30-7:30pm. (3rd Thursday)
Extreme Book Club: Teen Read Week. Atlanta Library 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, for ages 10-16 reservations required, call 404-730-5438, 3:30pm.
Oct 19             Fall Festival. Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School, 688 Grant Strreet.
Mothball Hootenanny. Arts Exchange, 750 Kalb Street, tickets $30 through www.gpna.org/mothball, or $40 at the door, 8:00pm-midnight.
Oct 20             Dogtoberfest. East Atlanta Farmers Market lot, 561 Flat Shoals Avenue, Dog products booths, dog costume contest, pooch parade, dogs for adoption.
Muslim Family Day. Grant Park.
Oct 22             Grant Park Neighborhood Association (GPNA). Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue, ARC Building, south end of Cherokee Ave parking lot. 7:30pm. Everyone in Grant Park welcome. (3rd Tuesday)
Around Wellswood Neighborhood Watch. Mt. Carmel AME Church, 1140 Henry Thomas Drive. Enter across the street from Mt. Nebo Church. For information call Minnie Harris, 404-627-2918. 7:00pm (3rd Tuesday)
                        Bread and Jam! Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue for ages 2-6, 10:30am.
Oct 23             Neighborhood Planning Unit W (NPU-W). Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 7:30pm (4th Wednesday)
NPU-W Transportation Committee. Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 6:30pm (4th Wednesday)
                        NPU-W Public Safety Committee. Martha Brown United Methodist Church, 468 Moreland Avenue (corner of Metropolitan Avenue) entrance and parking in rear, 6:30pm (4th Wednesday)
                        Spooktacular Halloween Safety Tips. East Atlanta Library, 400 Flat Shoals Avenue, for ages 4-10 reservations required. Call 404-730-5438
Oct 25             Porch Press Deadline for submitting articles.
Diva Does EDUs. Entrepreneurs and dreamers workshop and discussion, East Atlanta Library 400 Flat Shoals Avenue. Contact Terri Holley at 404-402-6979, 1:00pm.
Oct 29             When the Goblins Come a Knockin’. Georgia Hill Library, 250 Georgia Avenue, for ages 2-6, 10:30am.
Oct 31             Halloween
 
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Porch Press Schedule for Coming Months
November 2013
Article deadline                                   September 25
Ad deadline                          October 3
Proof reading                       October 7
Paste up                                  October 8
 
December 2013
Article deadline                                   October 25
Ad deadline                          October 31
Proof reading                       November 4
Paste up                                  November 5
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