Special Events Happening in Atlanta this month!

 

 

 

 

 

THURS., Sept 4

Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Isser New. Join the residents and associates at the Carlton Senior Living on 690 Mt. Vernon Road for a Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Isser New Thursday September 4 12:30 -1:30.  RSVP by Tuesday September 2 to rfarrow@insigniaseniorliving.com.  (Kosher lunch $9)

SAT., Sept 6/SAT., Sept13

Georgia Boy Choir holding auditions September 6 and 13. Auditions for the Choir are for Apprentice, Training and Intermediate Choirs. The Georgia Boy Choir is seeking boys in Kindergarten up to 4th Grade. The Choir has opportunities for boys at all levels to sing so those with little to no musical experience are encouraged to audition. Auditions will be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church on 3180 Peachtree Road in Buckhead. Parents interested in auditioning their sons for the Choir can visit http://www.georgiaboychoir.org/auditions to submit an application or by calling 404-402-4083.

SUN., Sept 7

Mother Son Challenge Day at MJCCA. Mothers, bring your sons to the MJCCA for an action-packed afternoon! Challenge Day events include climbing on our mobile rock wall, activities on our low ropes course, games, and more. Snacks will be provided and prizes will be awarded. Sunday, September 7, 1:00-4:00 pm at the MJCCA (5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody). Cost for Families: (MJCCA Member): $30.00 (Community): $42.00

Touch A Truck Family Festival to Benefit Heart Health. Greater Atlanta Hadassah’s Touch A Truck Family Festival to Benefit Heart Health takes place Sunday, September 7 at Centennial High School (9310 Scott Road, Roswell, GA 30076). This family-friendly festival provides a hands-on experience for children to learn about vehicles that serve the public in their communities. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. for children with special needs and sensitive ears for a one-hour Siren-Free Zone (no horns, sirens, or lights). General admission follows from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.  Kosher food will be available for purchase. For more information, visit www.hadassah.org/touchatruck.

THURS., Sept 11

IDF “Red Beret” Veteran Sassy Reuven to speak at Intown Jewish Academy. On Thursday evening, September 11, the Intown Jewish Academy will host Sassy Reuven, a veteran of the Israel Defense Special Operation Forces. Sassy participated in several covert operations in Israel’s struggle against terrorism including the famed “Operation Entebbe” to rescue Jewish hostages held in Uganda. The event will be held at 7:30 pm at the Intown Jewish Academy, located at 928 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta. Tickets are $12 in advance and $18 at the door. The evening opens with a dessert reception. To purchase tickets or for more information visit www.intownjewishacademy.org or call (404) 898-0434.

SUN., SEPT. 14

South Region Volunteers for Israel Picnic. Learn more about the South Region Volunteers for Israel by Joining the organization’s past, present and future volunteers on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 1 p.m. at 2276 Fair Oaks Road in Decatur. Enjoy tasty food while finding out more about this great organization. For more info, contact Barbara Ribner, barbribner@att.net or call (404) 825-4730.

Academy Senior Ensemble at Carlton Senior Living. Please join the residents and associates at the Carlton Senior Living on 690 Mt. Vernon Road for a performance of the Academy Theatre and the Academy Senior Ensemble on Sunday September 14 at 7 pm.  RSVP by Tuesday September 2 to rfarrow@insigniaseniorliving.com by Wednesday September 10. (No charge)

Art Talk: Marc Chagall’s Colorful World. Joan Jacobs, President of Art Talk, Inc., and world renowned lecturer will take you on a journey through the world of Marc Chagall and his visionary art. Exclusively at The Breman. Cost: $25 Members/ $36 Non-Members.

MON., Sept. 15

Drake House Fashion Show. Join the women of Temple Kehillat Chaim’s Sisterhood on Mon., Sept. 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Temple Kehillat Chaim for the Drake House Fashion Show. The show will feature clothing from The Drake Closet, a resale boutique that benefits the Drake House. Sales from the Drake Closet will help provide short-term crisis housing, education and empowerment programs for homeless mothers and their children in North Fulton County. For more, contact Shelley Miller, office@kehillatchaim.org or call (770) 641-8630.

WED., Sept 24/WED., Oct 22

Sandy Springs Police department offering teen driver class

Sandy Springs Police Department Teen Driver Class. The Sandy Springs Police department is offering a free, two-hour class to help parents and their new (or soon to be) teen drivers ages 14 – 16. A

parent must be present with each teen to attend the class. Pre-registration is mandatory. For more information or for a registration form, call 770-551-3311 or email sandyspringsteens@gmail.com. The class will meet at 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 301, Sandy Springs, GA 30350. Classes are scheduled from 6 – 8:15 pm on September 24, 2014, October 22, 2014, and December 3, 2014.