READING TO ROVER

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENT COMBINES TALES WITH TAILS

Reading Paws helps youngsters gain self-assurance by reading aloud to skilled therapy dogs.

Reading Paws helps youngsters gain self-assurance by reading aloud to skilled therapy dogs.

Charlotte’s Web, Green Eggs and Ham, Harry Potter—the shelves of the local Atlanta- Fulton Public Library System are full of these and other classic children’s books. All branches, including Buckhead and Sandy […]

FAIR PLAY

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A FESTIVAL FOR ALL AGES ON THE GROUNDS OF PACE ACADEMY

dsc_6576Each October, some 8,000 visitors descend on the campus of Pace Academy preparatory school for its annual Fall Fair. The event, which started back in the 1960s, has blossomed into a hugely popular family affair. Attendees show up, rain or shine, for the dozens of inflatables […]

FILMS ALFRESCO

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FREE OUTDOOR MOVIE SCREENINGS IN SANDY SPRINGS GET TWO THUMBS UP

Remember going to the drive-in?

DSC_0657Pulling up in your car, rolling down the windows and scarfing down a tub of popcorn as you watched the latest releases up on the big screen? This month, you can experience the nostalgia of outdoor cinema—just without the cars—at the annual […]

ON YOUR MARK, GET SET…

A NATIONWIDE RACE TO END PROSTATE CANCER

Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

On June 18, some 500 Atlantans will join the 20,000 runners in 36 cities across the U.S. taking part in the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk. Consisting of 1-mile and 5K routes meandering through Sandy Springs, the event raises funds and awareness for a disease that affects some 5,000 men in Georgia alone each year. Also included […]