Read the March 2015 Issue of Buckhaven Lifestyle!

 

Calendar of Events

CONTENTS

WELLSPRING TO BE FREE SEMINARS
01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015

CHURCHES THROUGHOUT ATLANTA

Stand-alone events will be offered on 10 Friday mornings and seven Thursday evenings throughout 2015. Events will begin with a short encouraging dialogue with a graduate from Wellspring Living, and then attendees will divide into groups for projects that will directly impact our survivors. Each month will feature projects that will make a direct impact of the girls and women Wellspring serves.  WellspringLiving.org

SUSTAINABLE SHELTER
01/18/2015 - 04/05/2015

MUSEUM OF DESIGN ATLANTA

Sustainable Shelter explores biodiversity, human and animal architecture, ecosystems, and energy and water conservation, all from the perspective of the “home” and shows how design processes can be used to alter contexts of dwelling. Just as birds select and gather materials from their local environments to fashion safe and nurturing nests, humans build homes that use natural resources to meet a vast array of needs and desires. MuseumOfDesign.org

CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
03/20/2015 - 04/04/2015

MACON, GA
Each March, Macon becomes a pink, cotton-spun paradise as over 300,000 Yoshino cherry trees bloom in all their glory. Festival-lovers are treated to one of the most extravagant displays of springtime color in the nation as they visit the town referred to by Congressional Records as the Cherry Blossom Capital of the World. CherryBlossom.com

BROOKHAVEN BOLT REGISTRATION
04/01/2015 - 04/30/2015

MONTH OF APRIL
ONLINE
Registration for the 8th Annual Brookhaven Bolt 5K is open! The race will be held on May 16, 2015, at the Village Place Brookhaven on Dresden Drive, but  hurry up and register for an amazing introductory deal and a great race and post-race festival!  BrookhavenBolt.com

EDWARD FOOTE
04/01/2015 - 04/30/2015

MONTH OF APRIL
ALLIANCE THEATRE
The Alliance Theatre is pleased to present the world premiere production, Edward Foote, by award-winning Atlanta playwright and author Phillip DePoy.  Edward Foote, a Gothic murder mystery set to haunting Appalachian folk song and Shape Note singing. AllianceTheatre.org

MODA SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION
04/01/2015 - 04/30/2015

MONTH OF APRIL
MUSEUM OF DESIGN
Spring means summer isn’t far away and summer means it’s time for camp where kids learn to design cool stuff while improving their science, technology, engineering and math skills and having tons of fun! For 2015, campMODA includes sessions in LEGO Robotics, Building Quest: Design through Minecraft, Gadgets and Devices: Innovating with the Great Inventors, littleBits Circuitry and Design Academy for Middle Schoolers. This year, MODA is thrilled to offer these full- and half-day camps at three locations: MODA’s Midtown home, Georgia Tech and The Lovett School in Buckhead. MuseumOfDesign.org

THE COCA-COLA BOTTLE: AN AMERICAN ICON AT 100
04/01/2015 - 04/30/2015

MONTH OF APRIL
HIGH MUSEUM
An exhibition exploring the iconic design and creative legacy of the Coca Cola bottle will feature more than 100 objects, including more than 15 works of art by Andy Warhol and more than 40 photographs inspired by or featuring the bottle. On view through Oct. 4, 2015, the exhibition will provide visitors the opportunity to view original design illustrations, historical artifacts and a century of experimentation with the Coca-Cola bottle, which has become one of the world’s most recognized icons since its inception in 1915. High.org

EASTER EGG HUNT
04/05/2015

THE GEORGIA GOVERNOR’S MANSION
First Lady of Georgia Sandra Deal will host the annual Easter egg hunt with Easter Bunny photos, cupcake and egg decorating, face painting, a storybook station, the Easter egg roll, a moonwalk and more. RSVP required by emailing linda.jackson@georgia.gov.

ATLANTA DOGWOOD FESTIVAL
04/10/2015 - 04/12/2015

PIEDMONT PARK
Spring is in the air and that can only mean one thing in Atlanta: the Atlanta Dogwood Festival is back! The Dogwoods are in full bloom, and hundreds of artists from around the country will set up their tents for the 79th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival. Virtually every kind of art imaginable will be represented, with a nationally renowned-juried Fine Artist Market that includes sculpture, paintings, pottery, jewelry, photography and much more. In addition there will be a Kids Village featuring huge inflatables, arts & crafts and face painting for all ages, as well as the ever-popular 24-foot rock-climbing wall. Dogwood.org

USDDN WORLD FINALS QUALIFIER
04/10/2015 - 04/12/2015

PIEDMONT PARK MEADOW
The Disc Dog Southern Nationals Qualifier tournament began at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival more than 24 years ago with only 10 competitors as a one-day event. This annual competition has become one of the most prestigious canine sporting events in the South. This year, competitors will once again vie for four invitations in two divisions to the Disc Dog World Finals, which is held in Cartersville, Georgia in October. AtlantaDiscDogs.com

EASTER ON THE TOWN
04/12/2015

TOWN BROOKHAVEN
Enjoy Egg Hunts for ages 1-3, 4-7 & 8+.  Visit with the Easter Bunny and enjoy face painting, balloon artists, a Bounce House, music, games, merchant specials and more.  Remember to bring your camera. TownBrookhaven.net

DECORATORS’ SHOW
04/18/2015 - 05/10/2015

HOUSE & GARDENS
CHÂTEAU SOLEIL
Experience “Château Soleil,” a French-style estate at 4701 Northside Drive in Atlanta, just minutes from the heart of Buckhead. Named for its sunny, golden façade, Château Soleil was designed by renowned architect William T. Baker and displayed in his book “New Classicists: American Architecture.” Built in 1998 on two lushly landscaped acres, this 14,000-square-foot grand estate is one of the finest examples of European-style craftsmanship in Atlanta. Don’t miss your chance to experience this one of a kind piece of architecture. DecoratorsShowHouse.org

INMAN PARK FESTIVAL AND
04/24/2015 - 04/26/2015

TOUR OF HOMES
INMAN PARK
Inman Park proudly celebrates the 44th year of it’s neighborhood festival widely regarded as Atlanta’s most spirited and eclectic. Inman Park Spring Festival takes place in one of Atlanta’s oldest and most scenic neighborhoods. First developed in the late 1800s, Inman Park is home to many historic homes and parks. The Festival began in the early 1970s as a means to attract attention to gentrification efforts that sought to revitalize the community. The festival offers something for everybody. Music, kids activities, a Tour of Homes, a marvelous street parade, an artists’ market, some of the city’s best people-watching. InmanParkFestival.org.