Arts and music festivals in Avondale Estates and Pine Lake help usher in fall in DeKalb County. More than 90 local and regional artists and artisans, musicians, and chefs are featured at the Avondale Arts Alliance’s AutumnFest on Oct. 3-4 ...
Gospel dejay Reggie Gay will be the keynote speaker at the Men’s Day celebration at Ousley United Methodist Church on Oct. 11.
Former NBA player and sports broadcaster Mike “Stinger” Glenn will display his collection of rare books, time period newspapers, magazines, and portraits of black athletes Oct. 3-24 at Stonecrest Library in Lithonia.
South DeKalb residents can have Coffee With a Cop on Oct. 5 at the Hardee’s restaurant on Bouldercrest Road in Atlanta.
The African Children’s Choir will perform on Oct. 2 at the Lovett School in Atlanta, followed by a screening of the award-winning documentary “Imba Means Sing.”
DeKalb residents who don’t have a library card are the focus of a major campaign launched in September, Library Card Sign-up Month, and they could win a prize for applying.
Prospective members and DeKalb County employees will get a chance to tour the Lou Walker Senior Center and meet its instructors at a Sept. 29 open house, part of the center’s celebration of National Senior Center Month.
“America After Charleston,” a one-hour town hall meeting exploring issues raised after a white gunman shot and killed nine African-American parishioners in Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church in June, will premiere at 9 p.m. on Sept. 21 on GPB
The Friends group at the Wesley Chapel-William C. Brown Library is raising funds for a portrait of the late Doris K. Wells to be displayed at the branch.
Tickets are on now on sale for the 11th annual “Stompin’ at the Savoy” that benefits Howey Hudson Lowe Foundation’s community outreach programs.
Registration is open for kids ages 5 to 15 for the DeKalb Police South Precinct/East Precinct Bike Rodeo on Sept. 26 at the Gallery at South DeKalb in Decatur, part of the third annual Heart of South DeKalb Festival.
Vocalist Myrna Clayton will salute “the First Lady of Song” Ella Fitzgerald on Sept. 20 at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center in Decatur.
Members of Berean Christian Church in Stone Mountain packed the theaters of AMC Stonecrest 16 Cinemas on Aug. 29 to see “The War Room,” a faith-based film that’s giving the blockbuster rap music biopic “Straight Outta Compton” a run for ...
Civil rights activist Juanita Abernathy is among five recipients of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Phoenix Awards.
Faith leaders will explore “Muslim Influences: Civil Rights and the Black Liberation Movements” on Sept. 13 at the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta.