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Now is the best time to register for the City of Atlanta’s summer camp; Camp Best Friends

Now is the best time to register for the City of Atlanta’s summer camp; Camp Best Friends

Atlanta, GA--  (submitted by the City of Atlanta) 

The summer months are just a few weeks away, and the school year is coming to a close.  Now is the best time to register for the City of Atlanta’s summer camp.  Registration for Camp Best Friends is open for youth ages 5 to 16.  There will be four specialty camps including one residential camp, 12 day camps, and two teen camps.  The regular camp season starts May 31st and runs through July 22.  The extended camp will be available from July 25th through August 5th at four locations.

“Camp Best Friends is celebrating 30 years of service to the metro Atlanta youth and families,” said Commissioner of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs George Dusenbury.   "There are plenty of spots available as we continue to honor Mayor Reed's commitment to youth development in the City of Atlanta.” 

The summer program will provide a variety of fun and age-appropriate activities including field trips, sports, special events, arts and crafts, nutrition, physical fitness, and games under the supervision of trained staff. 

The Camp Best Friends location sites for ages 5-16 are: 

Get rid of mosquitoes! $48.50 for 1 month spray with eco-friendly Tuxedo Mosquito Control (52% off)

Get rid of mosquitoes! $48.50 for 1 month spray with eco-friendly Tuxedo Mosquito Control (52% off)

With the wet winter and warm spring, the mosquito populations have gotten an early start. Protect your family from annoying pests and itchy bites the safe way with 52% off a One Month Non-Toxic Mosquito Spray Service from Tuxedo Mosquito Control.

THIS EXCLUSIVE DEAL ENDS FRIDAY, APRIL 1ST AT MIDNIGHT

$150 for One Week of Circus Summer Camp IN DUNWOODY (52% off, $310 value)

$150 for One Week of Circus Summer Camp IN DUNWOODY (52% off, $310 value)

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Circus Camp has graciously offered us a LIMITED NUMBER of spots for their Dunwoody location. CLICK HERE to treat your child to a MAGICAL summer with 52% off Atlanta’s one-of-kind “Funnest” Summer Day Camp! Ages 5 and up.

THIS DEAL ENDS THURSDAY, MAY 12TH AT MIDNIGHT OR WHEN IT SELLS OUT! LIMITED QUANTITY AVAILABLE!

Harlem Globetrotters Brought their B-Ball tricks to Philips Arena

Harlem Globetrotters Brought their B-Ball tricks to Philips Arena

This past Saturday afternoon my kids and I headed down to Phillips Arena to watch my favorite baskeball team, the Harlem Globetrotters!

They were up to their usual shenanigans and popular basketball player Special K was there again talking crap on the court, lol. They had fun games going on with fans, jokes played on the opposite team, it was something to see and we never miss it when they visit the Atlanta area.  CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE PICS AND THE COMPLETE STORY! www.TalkingWithTami.com

100 Black Men of Atlanta announced new match-up for Football Classic: Florida A&M vs Southern Univ.

100 Black Men of Atlanta announced new match-up for Football Classic: Florida A&M vs Southern Univ.

myATLevents – 100 Black Men of Atlanta announced today the new match-up and sponsorship extension for the 2011 Bank of America Atlanta Football Classic, which will return to Atlanta for the 23rd year Sept. 24, 2011. For the first time in Classic history, the Florida A&M University Rattlers will take on the Southern University Jaguars, in a gridiron battle ripe with pageantry and pride.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta host Gridiron Development Football League

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta host Gridiron Development Football League

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA), the area’s leading youth mentoring organization, announces its partnership with Atlanta’s own to help in the agency’s celebration of National Mentoring Month in January. Four local developmental football teams, Atlanta Aggression, Atlanta Chiefs, Henry County Horsemen and the Georgia Jets will host up to 200 Bigs and Littles in a football camp on Saturday, Jan. 22, at Tri-Cities High School in East Point, GA.

Camp organizers and BBBSMA initially joined forces to encourage the young men who participate in the Development League to consider mentoring the more than 500 boys waiting for a Big Brother in Metro Atlanta.

Atlanta Hawks sponsor "Why Bully Free is the Way to Be" Essay Contest

Atlanta Hawks sponsor "Why Bully Free is the Way to Be" Essay Contest

Atlanta, GA--  This is the last week to submit your essay for a chance to win!

The Atlanta Hawks have announced that entries are now being accepted for the “Why Bully Free Is The Way To Be” Essay Contest.  The contest is part of the Hawks’ Read to Achieve program sponsored by Philips.

One Grand Prize Winner will be picked up by a limousine for a ride to school with Al Horford, and have the Hawks center visit his or her classroom.  The winner will also receive four tickets to the Hawks’ Read to Achieve Night game against the New York Knicks on March 6 (6 p.m.