Arts & Entertainment Scene


Saint Philip Choirs to make Joyful Noise for toys

Saint Philip AME choirs will sing for toys at the church’s annual Joyful Noise for Toys Concert on Dec. 14.

Georgia Boy Choir to perform 3 concerts

The Georgia Boy Choir will sing Christmas carols and other holiday favorites in concerts on Dec. 14, 19 and 20 at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Atlanta.

Kids can brunch with Santa

Kids and families can play games and dabble in arts and crafts at the inaugural Brunch With Santa on Dec. 20 at the Community Achievement Center in Decatur.

Toy drive for KES Inc.

Children served by the nonprofit KES Inc. will get gifts from the Greater Lithonia Chamber of Commerce at its 21st Annual Holiday Lunch on Dec. 17.

Yuletide concert in Avondale Estates

“Christmas in Avondale: A Festival of Lessons and Carols” takes place Dec. 14 at Avondale Estates First Baptist Church.

Fresh produce for special meals

Holiday cooks can get vegetables fresh from the farm on Dec. 19 at the Saint Philip Community Development Corp.’s Parking Lot Market.

Toy giveaway at Lithonia church

Healing Stream Ministries is seeking donations of toys for boys 7 to 14 through Dec. 22.

AARP Ga. to recognize volunteers

More than 200 volunteers from across the state will be honored on Dec. 13 at AARP Georgia’s Annual Volunteer Recognition and Appreciation Luncheon at Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta.

Unity Day at Wesley Chapel branch

There will be fun galore on Dec. 13 at the Community Unity Day at the Wesley Chapel-William C. Brown Library in Decatur.

‘Gatsby Affair’ scholarship ball to honor activists

Grammy Award-winning vocalist Fantasia will headline “A Gatsby Affair” on Dec. 14 at the Thalia N. Carlos Hellenic Community Center that also recognizes community leaders.

Free holiday concerts at Carter Library

The Carter Library and Museum is offering a series of free holiday lunchtime concerts this month in the museum lobby.

Kids can breakfast with Santa at FODAC fundraiser

Kids can chow down with Santa on Dec. 13 at the Evergreen Marriott Conference Center in Stone Mountain Park for the annual FODAC Breakfast With Santa fundraiser.

Two performances for Dec. 7 Christmas cantata

The Christmas cantata “All Is Well” takes place Dec. 7 at Stone Mountain First United Methodist Church.

Stone Mountain hosts homes tour, gift market

Fans of Christmas decorations can join Homes for the Holidays, the annual Stone Mountain Woman’s Club tour of homes that gets under way on Dec. 13.

Tree of Love needs benefactors for 200 foster kids

DeKalb Commissioner Larry Johnson’s Tree of Love will be at the Memorial Drive Walmart in Decatur on Dec. 6 seeking sponsors for some of the 300 children on its holiday gift list.