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Clayton State professor to perform at WordFeast

Clayton State professor to perform at WordFeast

ATLANTA -- One of Clayton State University's most notable professors will use his gift of words to enhance WordFeast, a production benefiting Atlanta Community Food Bank.

Phillip DePoy, a Decatur-based novelist and playwright, as well as director of Clayton State Theatre, will perform at WordFeast at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5 at Fabrefaction Theatre Company.

MORE: DePoy to hold book signing at Peachtree City Library on Dec. 4

Hosted by Rob Cleveland, WordFeast will include works and performances by a variety of talented local writers. Admission is $15 or 15 cans of food for the shelves of Atlanta Community Food Bank.

"This is a worthwhile event that benefits the Atlanta Community Food Bank at Christmas, and I'm very glad to be donating my time to the cause," DePoy said.

Great gift for families! $12 = "I Like Book" for kids SHIPPED ($24.95 Value)

Great gift for families! $12 = "I Like Book" for kids SHIPPED ($24.95 Value)

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Haunted Depot in Hampton... Come enjoy some classic fun and have a great time too!!

Haunted Depot in Hampton... Come enjoy some classic fun and have a great time too!!

This Saturday Oct. 29th  you can experience some old fashion fun and excitement when the Hampton "Haunted" Depot comes to life.   Doors open at 7pm if you are brave enough to experience the ghouls and frightening scenes in downtown Hampton.  It is a very inexpensive evening of fun and fright. 

Clayton County Hosts Halloween Happenings

Clayton County Hosts Halloween Happenings

Jonesboro, Ga. — From frighteningly fun festivities to family-friendly activities, Clayton County serves as the perfect fall getaway to enjoy the spirit of Halloween.

Step back in-time at Farm Heritage Day in McDonough

Step back in-time at Farm Heritage Day in McDonough

McDonough -  Southern Belle Farm is a 200-acre working farm in McDonough, Georgia - in the Atlanta metro area.  The purpose of Farm Heritage Day is to reflect back on 'a simpler way of  life'. 

We strive to preserve farming in today's generations with our agriculture education, and honor those who paved the way to our farming and their way of life.

ASO to honor Metro Atlanta music teachers

ASO to honor Metro Atlanta music teachers

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will hold an appreciation ceremony for more than 180 Atlanta-area music teachers Friday evening.

The teachers will be recognized at 7 p.m. by ASO president Stanley Romanstein. Afterward, the instructors will attend the evening's concert featuring the music of Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninov and Mussorgsky.

ASO cellist Joel Dallow will also receive a special award from Romanstein for his arts education advocacy work throughout Georgia.

Both the 8 p.m. concert and the preceding reception will take place at the Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree Street NE, Midtown.

 

All Nations Life & Praise choir to compete for $50,000 in LA; Verizon's How Sweet the Sound

All Nations Life & Praise choir to compete for $50,000 in LA; Verizon's How Sweet the Sound

Atlanta's own "All Nations Life & Praise" choir from Stockbridge, GA., will compete for more than $50,000 in prizes Oct. 28, at the "country’s most prestigious gospel event," -Verizon's "How Sweet the Sound" national choir competition finale in Los Angeles.

All Nations Life & Praise first won the approval of Atlanta audiences and a three-member, "American-Idol" like celebrity judge panel, during Verizon's How Sweet the Sound Atlanta stop, Sept. 17, at Philips Arena. The choir moved the Atlanta crowd to their feet, as they performed a riveting rendition of “I’ve Got a Reason," before judges and special guests: Donald Lawrence, Dorinda Clark-Cole, resident judge Marvin Sapp, James Fortune , Byron Cage, FIYA; Creflo and Taffy Dollar; and R&B singer Monica who attended with mom.