How to run for upcoming City of Dunwoody Political Offices

Qualifying for November 5th Dunwoody Elections   All persons desiring to run for the Office of Mayor or City Council shall qualify at City Hall, 4800 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, Georgia 30338, in the office of the City Clerk, beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, August 19, 2019 and ending at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 (Georgia Code 21-2-132.)  

The qualifying fee for the office of Mayor is $480.00 (3% of the total gross salary of the preceding year) and the qualifying fee for the office of City Council is $360.00  (3% of the total gross salary of the preceding year.)  All qualifying fees shall be paid at the time of qualifying (Georgia Election Code 21-2-131.)

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Tennis Tournament to Support Football • Second Annual Wildcat Round Robin

CALLING ALL TENNIS LADIES  Second Annual Wildcat Round Robin
  •  August 23, 2019
  • 9am – 1 pm
  • Sandy Springs Tennis Center

Dunwoody Gridiron Club is hosting a round robin tennis tournament and luncheon to support the DHS Wildcat football teams.  Run by the Sandy Springs Tennis Center with lunch, prizes and raffle to follow.  Come join the fun!… Read More »

FCA’s Breakfast for Dinner Parent Event

FCA invites you to our premier fundraiser. Come connect with others and see what FCA-Dunwoody Student Ministries is all about. About this Event

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Parents, grandparents and adult friends of middle, high school and college students don’t want to miss this life changing event! Come join the Dunwoody faith community and connect with friends you haven’t seen in a while.… Read More »

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Dunwoody Football Gets New RED Jerseys for Opening Game ~all DHS fans are encouraged to wear RED!

By Audra Anders for The Aha! Connection

The players think these new jerseys are “sick”.   Which is apparently a good thing.   I love them.  Especially #11.

New jerseys….new lights….one home game at our actual high school this year!   Please come cheer on the boys!  Whether you are a Wesleyan Wolf or a Dunwoody Wildcat, the atmosphere will be electric and fun!  … Read More »

Head to White Oak Kitchen & Cocktails For A Dragon Con Parade Patio Party & Brunch Buffet

Science fiction fanatics, super hero junkies and avid comic book readers alike are invited to don their favorite cosplay attire Labor Day weekend during a special Dragon Con Parade Patio Party at White Oak Kitchen & Cocktails on Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Located in the heart of Downtown Atlanta on Peachtree Street, the patio party will feature a fantastic view of the high-energy parade along with mouthwatering passed appetizers and two alcoholic drink tickets for $50 per person and $30 for attendees ages 21 and under.… Read More »

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Contact:

Caitlin Kreidler
(404) 524-7200

Worth the Drive: Alpharetta’s Amphitheatre

By Christina Mimms for The Aha! Connection

Note from Audra:  I’ve  heard a bunch of DHS Seniors are headed to see Brad Paisley next Friday night!!!

Atlanta has the good fortune to draw most major artists on concert tours, even giving them their pick of venues to play – will they choose State Farm Arena, Chastain Amphitheatre, Gwinnett Arena, Cobb Energy Centre or … Alpharetta’s Ameris Bank Amphitheatre?Read More »

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City of Dunwoody teams up with Atlanta Sport and Social Club for bocce

The Atlanta Sport and Social Club Bocce League will begin holding matches in September at Georgetown Park in Dunwoody.

The City of Dunwoody Parks and Recreation Department and the Atlanta Sport and Social Club are teaming up to offer organized bocce matches this fall at Georgetown Park, located at 4400 Dunwoody Park.

“We’re excited about this opportunity to involve young professionals and activate Georgetown Park, where we have two bocce courts,” said Dunwoody Recreation Supervisor Rachel Waldron.… Read More »

Tatiana Answers: How to find a good therapist.

Dear Tatiana,

I have been looking for a therapist for my son and myself and I am feeling very frustrated. Our pediatrician gave us a list of providers that I spent a day calling on for him. Most of the messages I left were not returned and those that called me back were full. I experienced a similar outcome using the provider list published by my insurance company.… Read More »

Contact:

tatiana@theahaconnection.com

Free* Fandango Movie Ticket for All Blood Donors**

This weekend, LifeSouth Community Blood Centers asks the community to help fight blood shortages and help patients in local hospitals by giving blood. As a thank you, all registered donors August 16 through August 18 will receive a free* Fandango Movie Ticket** and t-shirt.

LifeSouth supplies many hospitals in the metro Atlanta area like Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Atlanta Medical Center.… Read More »

Community Bible Study Day Class

Come investigate the foundations of the Christian faith as we study the book of Genesis this year at Community Bible Study every Wednesday morning, beginning September 4th, from 9:30am to 11:30am. Our group is comprised of a caring community of women of all ages and a variety of backgrounds. We discover how to apply truths we learn from Scripture to transform our lives!… Read More »

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3 Movie Reviews from Audra (Yesterday • Racing in the Rain • Bernadette)

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

I’ve been going to the movies a whole lot more than reading lately so I thought I’d share three movies that I personally believe you shouldn’t miss!

One:  Yesterday (still in a few Atlanta theaters) 

My husband and I have talked about this movie so many times since seeing it. … Read More »

Movie Pass Giveaway: Update – All passes have been given away!

Update – All passes have been given away!

The film, which won SXSW’s 2019 Narrative Spotlight Audience Award, is a modern Mark Twain style adventure story, THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON tells the story of Zak (Gottsagen), a young man with Down syndrome, who runs away from a residential nursing home to follow his dream of attending the professional wrestling school of his idol, The Salt Water Redneck (Thomas Haden Church). … Read More »

Grant Park Summer Shade Festival Announces Live Music Lineup And Schedule For The 17th Annual Event

The Grant Park Conservancy has revealed the live music lineup and schedule for the 17th annual Grant Park Summer Shade Festival on Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25, 2019. Earning a reputation as a must-attend event to see some of the hottest up-and-coming bands, local talent and notable favorites, festival goers are invited to watch two days of nonstop high-energy performances.… Read More »