“Walking Past the Dead” Tree Tour is October 31

On Saturday October 31, from 1 – 3 pm, join arborists and learn about trees in the Historic Decatur Cemetery. Visitors will walk a trail showcasing eight or nine trees with an arborist stationed at each tree to share interesting facts and stories.

Free event; donations will be accepted for Women Arborists of the Southeast Scholarship Fund and Friends of the Decatur Cemetery.

Social distancing will be required for non-family groups and each group size is limited to no more than 10 people. Masks will be required by attendees during the presentations!

No reservations are needed. For more information contact Kay.Evanovich@decaturga.com.

Decatur Cemetery is located at 299 Bell Street in Decatur.

Explore Decatur’s Virtual Recreation Center!

Decatur Virtual Recreation Center is Live!

Join us at Decatur’s Virtual Recreation Center!

Decatur Active Living wants to stay connected and help our community stay active and have fun during this tough time. We have collected a variety of fun activities and exercises for indoors and outdoors, resources for seniors and educational resources for all ages.
Visit decaturga.com/virtualrec and have fun staying active!
We hope that you enjoy our content and remember that you are not alone!

Be sure to let us know if you have any great ideas or fun content that can be added. Send an email to  cheryl.burnette@decaturga.com or sara.holmes@decaturga.com.

Follow us at Beactivedecatur.com and at https://www.facebook.com/decaturactiveliving/

Open House at Decatur Healing Arts This Sunday

Enjoy free classes and demos, meet the practitioners, and more. It is all Free! Classes begin at 1 pm so be sure to stop on by. Click here to find out more as well as a list of the free classes.

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Touch a Budget is Tonight!

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The City of Decatur invites the community to its annual Touch a Budget expo on Tuesday, March 29 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Decatur Recreation Center, 231 Sycamore Street. Everyone is welcome at this free event.

Touch a Budget is designed to engage people of all ages in the city’s budgeting process in a fun, relaxed atmosphere (think music, food, & prizes). In addition to learning about the city’s plans for spending in the fiscal year that begins July 1, 2016, you might win a prize (plus there is special “Keep It IndieCatur” popcorn created for the event by New Orleans SnoBall Café so get there early!). Public safety and public works vehicles will be parked in front of the Recreation Center for children and adults to see up close. Touch a Budget attendees will also be able to visit the Visitors’ Center tent and sign up as special events volunteers.

For more information about this event or the city’s annual budget, visit www.decaturga.com/budget

 

Lil Kickers (Soccer) Space still available!

Lil' Kickers

Resident – $55.00       Non- $70.00

 

Magical Mornings at Decatur Recreation!

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1st – 5th Grade Valentines Dance!

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Valentines Dance

Valentines 4-5

Inviting all 4th and 5th graders to the Halloween Dance at Decatur Recreation Center!

Halloween Dance

Halloween Dance

2015 Glenlake Pool Post-Season Hours

Glenlake Pool will be open during the post-season on the following dates:

Saturday, September 12                10am-6pm

Sunday, September 13                   10am-6pm

Saturday, September 19                10am- 6pm

Sunday, September 20                  10am-6pm

Note: Glenlake Pool is not open during the week. Ebster Pool and McKoy Pool closed for the pool season on Monday, September 7.

If you have additional aquatic questions please call Jabari Cole at (404) 377-7231. DSCN6810

Marshall the Miracle Dog Visits Decatur Recreation Center- Thursday, August 13

Meet Marshall the Miracle Dog, the REAL inspiration behind the movie at a FREE Family event to promote kindess. Join us for Marshall’s presentation alongside local voices committed to Bullying Prevention and Animal Rescue; Book reading and meet and greet with Marshall.

Date: Thursday, August 13

Time: 6-7:30pm

Location: Decatur Recreation Center

                  231 Sycamore Street

                  Decatur, GA 30030

Marshall’s Miracle in theaters August 28th Movie Tavern Green Oaks

http://www.marshallthemiracledog.com

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