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Ferst Center Welcomes PROJECT Trio

Ferst Center Welcomes PROJECT Trio

FERST CENTER WELCOMES PROJECT TRIO

 

ATLANTAThe Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech 2011-12 season continues with high energy chamber music ensemble PROJECT Trio on Friday, September 30 at 12 p.m and 5 p.m.   Both shows are free and will be held outdoors in the amphitheater to the right of the Ferst Center, weather permitting.

PROJECT Trio is comprised of three virtuosic composer/performers from Brooklyn, NY.

Honoring Mother Nature

Honoring Mother Nature

 

Do you believe fish eat trash?  Does life come from water?  Kids think so.

You can come experience a glimpse of Mother Nature’s glory through the eyes of grade school children at the ‘River of Words’ exhibit in the Spouts Springs Library.  Clever award winning kids have created art and poetry that is sure to pique your interest about what is happening in Georgia’s waters. 

Mary Poland, Director of the library said, “Any student who is interested in caring for the environment, particularly the waters should come see this.” 

There’s the ‘Trash fish’ and the ‘Life comes from water’ paintings.  The ‘River of words’ exhibit is an arts and environmental education program.  Hurry though, it will only be at the library until Sept.

BEST SPOTS: Labor Day Weekend Activities in Atlanta

BEST SPOTS: Labor Day Weekend Activities in Atlanta

ATLANTA -- If you're stuck in Atlanta for the Labor Day holiday, don't worry, there are plenty of events to make your weekend unforgettable. The Where U Live team has compiled a list of things to do for familes, foodies, runners and many more.

Families:

There are a number of things for families to do, this weekend, around Atlanta. At the Chastain Park Amphitheatre HLM Worldwide and Soul Headphones by Ludacris will host a concert called “The Reunion” with The Isley Brothers, El Debarge and Carl Thomas. The concert will be hosted by Idris Elba on Saturday afternoon.

Take your family to see one of the greatest spectacles, presented by the Cirque de Soleil Company. Dralion infuses the “ancient Chinese circus tradition and the avant-garde approach of Cirque du Soleil production”.

The Ugly Duckling Returns to Center for Puppetry Arts

 The Ugly Duckling Returns to Center for Puppetry Arts
Beloved Tale of Self-Discovery Charms Audiences
 
 
The Center for Puppetry Arts presents a whimsical production of The Ugly Duckling from August 18 – September 18, 2011.

50% off 1 Week After School Fun at The Little House of Art ($330 value)

50% off 1 Week After School Fun at The Little House of Art ($330 value)

Back to School means lots of after school activities! Encourage your children to express themselves through art and watch their imaginations come alive. CLICK HERE to save 50% off 1 week “After School Fun” Drop-Off Program at The Little House of Art in Brookhaven.

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Hall Book Exchange Hosts Local Authors Jeff Plucker and Lisa Kelley

Hall Book Exchange Hosts Local Authors Jeff Plucker and Lisa Kelley

This Saturday, August 13th, the Hall Book Exchange located at 1854 Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville will host local authors Jeff Plucker and Lisa Kelley for a book signing.

Jeff is the author of The Sport of Selling: Highlight Reel, an easy-to-read book that turns simple knowledge you may have gained while playing or watching sports into concrete steps you can take to improve your sales techniques. Whether you are an entrepreneur trying to grow and promote your own business, a sales rep who makes a living from commissioned sales, or the CEO of a large company, Jeff’s book has something for everyone.  From 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the 13th, Jeff will be signing copies of his book along with answering questions and discussing the many ways in which he has learned to use sports approaches to help him sell.

BEST SPOTS: The Tabernacle

ATLANTA -- It has played host to many international rock stars, soul singers and stand-up comics; it's  Atlanta's oldest concert venue and it started out as a church. This week, the Where U Live team spoke with booker Adam Cohon about the history of the Tabernacle.