Peachtree College Planning – Audra’s Experience

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

My hubby and I sent two sons off to college.  My oldest was in 10th grade when I started freaking out because I didn’t understand ANYTHING about the college application process, what we could afford, where was the best fit, scheduling college tours, etc.  Honestly, when I started talking to people about what to do, I felt like I was learning a whole new foreign language with words such as:  FAFSA, SAT Subject Tests, Early Admission, Gap Year, Technical School, Early Decision, Early Action, Early Decision, Common App, Safety School, Binding Decisions, Hope/Zell GPA vs regular GPA, UGMA, UTMA, EFC, etc. Read More »

Adult Flag Football

Flag Football is back! Choose from 7v7 or 8v8 adult leagues with Atlanta Sport & Social Club. Leagues are held at Brook Run Park beginning Jan. 23 and Peachtree Charter Middle School beginning Feb. 16. Pricing starts at $82 for individuals. Register | Learn more.Read More »

Murphey Candler Park Lake House – First Look at a Community Gathering Space

Source:  City of Brookhaven Website
Please look at the renderings, floorplan, and site layout and let them know what you think!  They welcome your questions and comments at ParksFeedback@Brookhavenga.gov. Please include MCP Lakehouse Feedback in the subject line.   

The Murphey Candler Park Lake House design has progressed from schematics to preliminary design. Renderings of the Lake House that show the facility as it will look on the west bank of Murphey Candler Lake were shared with the community in January 2022.Read More »

Atlanta Academy Campus Visits

Atlanta Academy, located in Roswell, serves 375 private preschool-8th grade students in North Fulton. Small classes allow teachers to understand students’ individual strengths and help them discover their unique talents. The nurturing culture fosters good character in students alongside academic success, well-being, and happiness—our belief in educating the whole child results in students experiencing excitement and joy in the classroom.… Read More »

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Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber Announces #Membership4All

#Membership4All 

Access to the right people in the right places at the right time. 

Dunwoody, GA — January 14, 2022The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber’s 2022 Resolution is to provide all businesses in Dunwoody access to the right people in the right places at the right time via #Membership4All.   

At the Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber, we know that businesses want to be connected, engaged and successful.… Read More »

There is a Blood Shortage Problem in our Community

Blood donors are needed as LifeSouth and blood centers across the nation are experiencing unprecedented declines in blood donation, leading to a significantly impacted blood supply.  January is National Blood Donor Month and to celebrate and thank blood donors, now through January 17, all LifeSouth donors will receive a $20 e-gift card good at many retailers and restaurants.… Read More »

Stage Door Kicks off the New Year with a “Wilde” Time!

Stage Door Theatre is proud to announce their first show of 2022, The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde. Director Kelly Johnston set the show in Georgia during the 1920s “Wilde wrote several pointed and poignant plays in his storied career, but we’re happy to kick off the new year with a sparkling and hilarious ‘champagne comedy’.… Read More »

These Community Girl/Daisy/Brownie Scouts want to sell you cookies!

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

*We accept information from all aged Girls selling Girl Scout Cookies!

Wow – I’m loving the Girl Scout online ordering process.   Keeps the girls safe, cuts down on germs and is oh, so efficient!  Leave a comment if you’d like to add another Girl/Daisy/Brownie Scout to our list. … Read More »

Sandy Springs Artsapalooza

Sandy Springs Artsapalooza returns on Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17, 2022. Featuring more than 150 painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craft persons, glass blowers, jewelers and more, the festival will transform the beautiful tree-lined streets of Sandy Springs into an expansive outdoor art gallery. Festival goers will have the opportunity to view artist demonstrations, participate in hands-on art activities, and enjoy live acoustic performances.… Read More »

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DSB Elects New Board of Directors

Dunwoody, Georgia – At its annual meeting on Sunday, January 2, Dunwoody Senior Baseball, Inc. (DSB) elected its new board of directors for 2022.

The board has expanded to 14 members. Stefan Lollar, Chris Miranda, Mary Quarles, Derek Waugh and Richard Wright will join Vince Carozza, Carlton Hamer, Jay Kapp, Shawn Keefe, Peter Keohane, Laurie Smith, Steve Strauss, Jerry Weiner and Jimmy Wood as members of the all-volunteer board.… Read More »

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Dunwoody affirms commitment to fight sex trafficking

In recognition of National Human Trafficking Awareness Day on Jan. 11, Dunwoody’s Mayor and City Council will emphasize the importance of education and training for all.

Dunwoody Mayor Lynn Deutsch will issue a proclamation recognizing training and education as important tools to fight sex trafficking, and she’ll call on city employees and residents to do their part.… Read More »

Creative Kids Art Class at DUMC- Winter Session Now Enrolling

 

Awaken the joy of art in your child with our Creative Kids Art Class. Taught by an experienced and beloved local artist, Ms. Dawne Cueller, children will create masterpieces while exploring a variety of mediums including acrylics, watercolors, clay and pastels.

Open to children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Class fee: $160 (supplies inlcluded)
Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.… Read More »

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Contact:

Michelle Spitz
(770) 394-0675
michelle.spitz@dunwoodyumc.org