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Visual & Performing Arts

“Seussical” Sunday, April 28, 10 a.m. – Company J at

the Marcus Jewish Community Center-Atlanta presents “Seussical,” a one-act version geared specifically to younger audiences. See favorite Dr. Seuss friends including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie, and a boy named Jo-Jo. Tickets, $10-$15. Additional shows: Sunday, April 28, 1 and 4 p.m.; Sunday, May 5, 11 a.m., 1 and 4 p.m. In the Morris and Rae Frank Theatre, 5342 Tilly Mill Rd., Dunwoody, 30338. For more information, visit:, or for tickets call the box office at 678-812-4002 or go to:

Wesleyan Artist Market Thursday, May 2, 7 p.m. – All are wel-

come to celebrate the arts at the 15th annual Wesleyan Artist Market. Over 75 artists from across the Southeast will showcase and sell artwork, jewelry, pottery and much more. Free admission. Sale continues Friday, May 3, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Saturday, May 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Children’s activities on Saturday. Wesleyan School, 5405 Spalding Dr., Norcross, 30092. Call 770- 448-7640 or go to: for more information.

Learn Something

Preserve Memories Tuesday, April 23, 6-7:30 p.m. – StoryCorps

host an evening of entertainment from the Atlanta’s Asian-Pacific American community. Come listen to recordings from CNN’s Sachi Koto and the AJC’s Rodney Ho talking about their experiences growing up in the American South. Free. For adults. Audience members will also learn how to preserve their own family stories, photos and documents. Dunwoody Public Library, 5339 Chamblee-Dunwoody Rd., Dunwoody, 30338. For more information, call 770-512-4640.

Toss Drugs Saturday, April 27, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. –

Bring expired or unwanted prescriptions to safely dispose of to the Sandy Springs Police Department. Officers will be in the front parking lot of police headquarters, located at 7840 Roswell Road, Building 301, in the Morgan Falls Office Complex, 30350. Free to participate; open to all. For more information, email: ljacobs@sandyspringsga. gov, go to: or call 770551-7766.

Arts in the Garden Friday, May 3, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. – Check

out the 16th annual “Arts in the Garden” show at Skyland Trail. The event gives recipients of mental health services the opportunity to display their art. Free and open to the public. Experience workshops, demonstrations, exhibits, performances, plant and art sales, a treasure sale, storytelling and mental health education. 1903 N. Druid Hills Rd., NE, Brookhaven, 30319. Visit: AITG for additional details.

Atlanta Boy Choir Friday, May 3, 7:30 p.m. – Come hear the Grammy-Award winning Atlanta Boy Choir in a spring concert. General admission, $20; $10 for groups, students and seniors. The Cathedral of St. Philip, 2744 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, 30305. Call 404-378-0064 or go to for information and to purchase tickets.

Georgia Philharmonic Saturday, May 4, 8 p.m. – Oglethorpe Uni-

versity welcomes the Georgia Philharmonic as they close their 12th season, to the Conant Performing Arts Center for “Hail to the Emperor.” Show features Tim Whitehead, a young and sometimes barefoot, pianist. Orchestra features Beethoven’s piano concertos, including Symphony No. 6, the Pastoral. Tickets: $10-$25. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to: 4484 Peachtree Rd., NE, Brookhaven, 30319.



April 19 – May 2, 2013 |

Strokes Wednesday, May 1, 10 a.m. – Dunwoody United Methodist Church hosts the Neuro Intensive Care Unit of Emory University Hospital/Main Campus, who will discuss strokes – what are they and how to prevent them. Free and open to the community. Literature handouts and a Q&A. Blood pressure and glucose level checks will also be offered. Additional class at 7 p.m. 1548 Mount Vernon Rd., Dunwoody, 30338. To learn more, make childcare reservations, and/ or to sign up, email: cathy. or call 770-394-0675, ext. 112.


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04-19-2013 Dunwoody Reporter