In partnership with Pebble Tossers, Spruill Center for the Arts is calling on the community to help create a new art installation in the North DeKalb Cultural Arts Center atrium. The planned installation will feature 2,021 origami doves to symbolize our collective hopes and dreams for the New Year. The project is similar to the “Les Colombes” installations created at the Salisbury Cathedral in the United Kingdom and the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.… Read More »
by Audra H Anders for The Aha! Connection
I will admit that ice-cream is not one of my weaknesses. I like it but I can easily do without it. However, my hubby is ADDICTED to ice-cream. So my oldest and I were getting ready to leave TGM and he decided to see if he could find a new ice-cream place to grab some ice-cream for Dad. … Read More »
By Audra H Anders for The Aha! Connection
My oldest and I decided to head towards Sandy Springs for a date night dinner chatting along the way about where to go. When I suggested we try the new location of The General Muir (TGM), he was immediately all in. Both of us have been to the Emory location and to their West Egg Cafe in Westside and love their food. … Read More »
NOW IS THE TIME TO THINK ABOUT….Fall, Fall, Fall Registration for Alefbet Preschool!
Alefbet is a child centered, inclusive, challenging ‘hands on’ program that provides nurturing and joyful learning experiences for children from babies – 5 years old.
*operate under strict health guidelines and have intentionally small class sizes.
*are experienced educators
*are BFTS accredited
*offer flexible scheduling options to meet all needs.… Read More »
St. Martin’s Episcopal School is Atlanta’s preschool through 8th grade experience dedicated to graduating well-rounded individuals ready to wholeheartedly embrace life. We do this by giving students the personalized attention, instruction and support they need as they learn about the world and themselves through intellectual adventures, extracurricular opportunities and spiritual formation. We believe the transition from children to young adults is a time to savor and celebrate, and the best time to develop a strong foundation on which students can build for the rest of their lives. … Read More »
by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection
In case you have not noticed, Peggy and I are bound and determined to get fitter in 2021! Last week, we took Marshall Millikan up on another great fitness opportunity by accepting his invitation to visit The Exercise Coach. He promised us an amazing 20-minute workout. TWENTY MINUTES? … Read More »
As the first Latina U.S. military pilot for the Air Force, retired Lieutenant Colonel Olga Custodio knows what it takes to break barriers and overcome challenges as a woman in a male-dominated field. Join us to learn how Lt. Custodio developed the passion, persistence, and perseverance to shatter stereotypes, achieve her dreams, and soar to new heights unapologetically.… Read More »
Greenspace Leaders Alliance is promoting ten area destinations for local hiking and encouraging healthy life-styles in the outdoors. They have joined forces with national recreation retailer REI & Kaiser Permanente for a social media campaign encouraging the public to hike, walk, or jog ten trails in their ten greenspaces over the next ten months. Get ready to put on your athletic shoes for the Hikes for Health Challenge.… Read More »
Pomp and Circumstance Opens January 28
New exhibit opening at the Spruill Gallery, presented by Northside Hospital, offers recent Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) graduates from area universities an opportunity to present their work, in public, after pandemic shuts down spring thesis shows.
ATLANTA, GA – January 11, 2021:
The Spruill Gallery is pleased to announce its first exhibit for the New Year, Pomp and Circumstance, presented by Northside Hospital, January 28 – May 8, 2021. … Read More »
Heartsaver First Aid/CPR & AED
This Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course provides the knowledge and skills that may help save a life. First aid training covers how to respond to medical emergencies, injuries, and outdoor emergencies. Students will learn to recognize and respond to life threatening emergencies including heart attack, stroke, opioid overdose, and choking.… Read More »
by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection
I’ve never felt more relieved over something ending than when I woke up the morning of January 1, 2021! See ya 2020! Sure, we are off to a shaky start, but let’s choose to be hopeful and stay positive. This too shall pass!
Soon a higher number of people will be vaccinated, and society will begin to reap those benefits. … Read More »
Dunwoody, Georgia – Dunwoody Senior Baseball, Inc. (DSB) has installed its board of directors for 2021 and a new president for the first time in six years.
The all-volunteer board is made up of Tom Bass, Vince Carozza, David Frankel, Carlton Hamer (new to the board), Becky Jones, Jay Kapp, Shawn Keefe (new to the board), Laurie Smith, Steve Strauss, Jerry Weiner and Jimmy Wood.… Read More »
Note from Audra: Peggy and I have both had a STYK U body scan. Although the thought of doing this and actually finding out all the body fat information was intimidating, it helped us both to work with our Fitness Together trainer to come up with a specific workout plan to target our “problem areas”. It’s fascinating to see and only takes a few minutes!… Read More »
Life has its own cycles. Where are you in your life journey? Are you starting a new career, getting married, growing your family, watching your children prepare for college, maybe you are planning for retirement? Throughout your journey you will buy and sell at least one home. Throughout the process you will need a guide to help you overcome challenges and unforeseen complications. … Read More »