Registration closes March 15 for free Magistrate Court 101: Community Education Day

3/13/2017, 11:33 a.m.

Children and adults who want to learn more about the workings of DeKalb Magistrate Court have until March 15 to register for the free Magistrate Court 101: Community Education Day.

Registration is required – visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/magistrate-court-101-tickets-32534167571.

The community event, which is presented by Chief Judge Berryl A. Anderson, takes place on March 18 from 8:30 a.m. until noon.

Activities include an interactive overview of the court system, detailed explanation of the role of the Magistrate Court, tours, and a mock trial exercise.

The Magistrate Court, created in 1983, has civil and criminal jurisdiction within DeKalb County.

The court is at 556 N. McDonough St. in Decatur. For more information, visit www.dekalbcountymagistratecourt.com or call 404-371-2261.