Category: Coming Up

September 12, 2021

    DEKALB COUNTY, GA–Brookhaven Parks and Recreation Department invites pooches to make a splash at its annual Doggy Dip Day. Due to the event’s popularity, there will be two available dates to register for the event. The event takes place Sept. 25 and 26, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Murphey Candler Park […]

September 5, 2021

  DECATUR, GA– DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host “September Gardening” virtual classes for free. The September schedule is as follows:  “Seasonal Color,” Sept. 2, noon “Gardening on a Budget,” Sept. 7, noon “Testing for Water Quality,” Sept. 9, noon “Water Quality and Treatment,” Sept. 16, noon “Hot topics In and Outside the Garden,” Sept. […]

September 5, 2021

      DECATUR, GA– In observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 6, garbage, recyclable materials and yard trimmings collection for residential customers will be based on a revised schedule as follows:  Monday, Sept. 6 – Labor Day observed. No sanitation collection service. Tuesday, Sept. 7 – Residential customers whose regularly scheduled collection day is […]

September 1, 2021

  Photo cutline: Hikers enjoying the scenery as part of the Daisy Days Triple Hike Challenge.         STONECREST, GA– Daisy Days, the celebration of metro-Atlanta’s autumn flowers, begins today (Sept. 1) and runs throughout the month of September. Participants can complete the Daisy Days Triple Hike Challenge by hiking three of four possible mountains to earn the prize: Arabia […]

August 26, 2021

Fifth annual event set Aug. 27   DECATUR, GA—IIn celebration of National Procurement Month, DeKalb County will host its Fifth Annual Reverse Trade Show and Procurement Summit virtually.  The DeKalb County Purchasing and Contracting Department (P&C) encourages current and prospective vendors, along with the public, to take advantage of this opportunity to learn how to […]

August 17, 2021

DEKALB COUNTY, GA—Registration is now open for the nine-week “Chess for Success” program offered by Orrin “Checkmate” Hudson, founder of Be Someone. The training will will be held every Saturday from Sept. 4 to Oct.30, with a chess tournament planned for Oct. 30. There will be $500 in prizes awarded to winners who are DeKalb County residents. Classes will […]

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