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Music for Missions concert series at Lawrenceville Road United Methodist Church

Music for Missions concert series at Lawrenceville Road United Methodist Church

IF IT’S JAZZ YOU WANT ITS JAZZ YOU GET!

Or, anything else! reports Jack Sartain, producer and artistic director of the long running and popular Music for Missions concert series at Lawrenceville Road United Methodist Church in Tucker.

At long last, we have been able to book the fabulous young virtuoso musician Andrew Fazackerley for June 26 at 7:00 pm.        

Andrew Fazackerley is a keyboardist, pianist, composer, organist, arranger, producer, and bandleader.

Bring on the birds with Pike Nurseries

Bring on the birds with Pike Nurseries

DULUTH, Ga. -- Feeling caged in with a boring landscape?

Break free with expert advice from Pike Nurseries.

On Saturday, June 4, fledgling birdwatchers and experienced gardeners alike are invited to flock to any Metro Atlanta Pike Nurseries location for a free class on attracting birds to yards.

From 10 a.m.

Metro Atlantans line up to win free Chick-fil-A

Metro Atlantans line up to win free Chick-fil-A

TUCKER, Ga.

DINNERS ON A DIME: Real Southern Bar-B-Que

DINNERS ON A DIME: Real Southern Bar-B-Que

EMORY, Ga. – This week, Dinners on a Dime features the best in local BBQ. Every Tuesday Where U Live chooses four favorite eats in your area for you to take your family and friends for a fabulous meal for a price that’s economically feasible in today’s economy.

Voted best BBQ in Atlanta by Creative Loafing, Food Network, USA Today, New York Times, Atlanta Magazine, The AJC and Rolling Stones Magazine Daddy D’z is a classic BBQ “joint” that plays live blues and serves your meats just how you like them. And don’t forget to try the Mozzarella Cheese Sticks, they’re served with ranch dressing and are “to die for” according to some. Check them out at 264 Memorial Drive in Atlanta.

According to some, Jim and Nick’s BBQ is typical chain barbecue but according to others, it’s the best in town. The restaurant serves up the best fried catfish and isn’t too shabby when it comes to the fixings.

LAA to Host Copa Latina de Atlanta: Fútbol, Familia y Fiesta at the Atlanta Silverbacks Park

LAA to Host Copa Latina de Atlanta: Fútbol, Familia y Fiesta at the Atlanta Silverbacks Park

Doraville, GA --  (English Below)  La Asociación Latinoamericana (LAA por sus siglas en inglés) invita la comunidad a participar en su segundo torneo benéfico, Copa Latina de Atlanta: Fútbol, Familia y Fiesta, organizado en colaboración con Univision 34 de Atlanta. Ya inició el registro de equipos, y el evento se llevará a cabo en el Parque de los Atlanta Silverbacks e incluirá actividades recreativas y entretenimiento gratis para toda la familia.

Adultos, adolescentes y jóvenes pueden jugar en el torneo y habrá divisiones para hombres, equipos mixtos y mujeres. Cada jugador recibirá una camiseta y hay dos juegos garantizados. Campeones del torneo recibirán un trofeo, dinero en efectivo y otros premios. Costo del registro: equipos individuales: $250; equipos de jóvenes (11 – 14 años): $140; equipos corporativos: $350.

 Participación en la Copa Latina de Atlanta apoyará los programas y servicios que la Asociación Latinoamericana brinda a la comunidad latina. La Asociación hace una diferencia en cuatro áreas de impacto: Inspirar a jóvenes latinos a lograr éxito académico; Ayudar a adultos a fomentar nuevas destrezas con cursos y entrenamientos; Proveer soluciones a familias con necesidades urgentes; y Ayudar a mujeres y niños a escaparse de situaciones de violencia doméstica 

Cuándo:         Sábado 11 de junio del 2011 a las 9 a.m. ?Horario: todo el día

Dónde:           Atlanta Silverbacks Park
3200 Atlanta Silverbacks Way | Atlanta, GA | 30340

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Win free Chick-fil-A for a year!

Win free Chick-fil-A for a year!

TUCKER, Ga. -- Chick-fil-A is gearing up to open its newest Metro Atlanta location at 3967 Lavista Road in Tucker.

Brad Spratte, franchised operator of the restaurant, will award a free one-year supply of Chick-fil-A meals to the first 100 adults in line.

Participants must be at least 18 years old and can line up no earlier than 24 hours prior to the restaurant's 6 a.m.

WEEKEND EVENTS: A Chorale Anniversary, Adult Prom and Farmers Market

WEEKEND EVENTS: A Chorale Anniversary, Adult Prom and Farmers Market

DECATUR, Ga. -- There are tons of fun events going on this weekend, in your area. We’ve listed a few of them for you to check out with your family and friends.

Check out popular folk artists Edie Carey and Rose Cousins at Eddie’s Attic, on Friday, May 21. Food and drinks will be available in the Music Room and out on the rooftop. Tickets will be sold for $15 in advance and $18 at the door. Tickets are available at like www.eddiesattic.com .

Head over to the Spruill Gallery for the final week of the “Out of Print” exhibition. The exhibition celebrates the significance of printmaking and creative and collaborative art. This exhibition showcases a collection of historic Atlanta printmakers as well as local faculty and printmaking students.