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The Highlander School is a new, nature centered learning community that fosters collaboration and a celebration of childhood! We are located in the East Atlanta Village behind the library. Our registration application is available online at TheHighlanderSchool.com.


Local resident Leslie Grant has started a petition to let APS hear local support for changing the architectural plan to add space for the Orchestra and Drama programs.
Pure Tennis LLC (Tony Farnum) will be conducting group tennis lessons at Grant Park Tennis Courts for children ages 3.5 - 12 in the Grant Park, Glenwood Park, Ormewood Park and surrounding communities this fall beginning the week of September 10, 2012.
This offer is good for anyone who has never tried us before- but is limited to 25 people per our three camp locations: Grant Park, Decatur, Midtown.
Join us for 5 days for $5 from April 2 to April 9th at any location, as we kick off our next camp! Sign up by emailing: michelle@fitwit.com. March 25th is the
deadline for this offer.

FitWit is hiring! Join our team of professional fitness coaches and make a difference in your community.

FitWit is hiring hard-working, personable coaches to join our fitness community. We have long term growth opportunities available for the right person(s) willing to prove themselves capable, responsible, and trustworthy.

For Assistant Trainer position description and application instructions, please visit http://fitwit.com/p/jobs

News from the business community at Glenwood Park.
Lots to do as the school year begins. Attendance Zones have been redrawn, many students will be transitioning to new schools in our cluster. VOLUNTEERS will be needed in the next few weeks as school registration, orientation and students return. If you are available to help please email Don Grant from the SEACS website.
The GPNA (Grant Park Neighborhood Association) and SAND (South Atlantantans for Neighborhood Development) have teamed together to promote Smart Growth and Good Development along The Beltline. Show your support for mixed use retail with multifamily residential above - Make a donation to defend walkable neighborhoods.
Great views, great neighbors!
Zoo Atlanta strives to inspire the citizens of Atlanta and Georgia and all visitors to the Zoo to value wildlife on Earth and to help safeguard existing species through conservation. At home in Grant Park since in 1889, Zoo Atlanta celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2014.
Year-Round Fitness Center, Kid’s Swim Classes with Flexible Scheduling, Wireless Internet throughout the Picnic Area, Unlimited fun in the Jr. Olympic Size Pool and Kid’s Play Fountain.
Celebrate Earth Day by bringing your old technology to Turner Field’s gold lot for Atlanta’s Largest Recycling Day hosted by Council-member Carla Smith and Mayor Kasim Reed’s Office of Sustainability. Bring your old electronics, paper shreddings, prescription drugs and styrofoam (polystyrene).
Sign up and start composting!
Jamestown Properties has acquired Atlanta developer Green Street Properties to lead an anticipated “green development” trend in the United States. View Article in the Atlanta Business Chronicle
Note: This information is from Major C. A. Banda, commander of the Atlanta Police Department's Zone Six. Have you ever been interrupted by a sudden knock at your door, only to find out it's a stranger trying to sell something or soliciting contributions for their organization?
Organic Style magazine featured Glenwood Park as one of the country's top 10 eco-communities.
Residents: Please contact a RARB Board Member for an application for approval if you are considering making a change or an addition to the exterior of your property including any landscaping or painting. Markus Jander, Markusajander@aol.com
To see the great snowball fight of 2008, View Flickr Gallery

   
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Saturday Apr 19, 2014
7:15 AM Run with the Wolves 5K and 1 mile
Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
7:30 PM NPU-W Meeting at Martha Brown United Methodist Church Ongoing until Dec 23, 2015
Saturday May 10, 2014
11 AM to 1 PM Low-Cost Shot Clinic from 11 - 1 Every 2nd Saturday at Intown Healthy Hound & City-Kitty Ongoing until Jan 14, 2017
Tuesday May 13, 2014
6 PM to 7:30 PM Glenwood Community Association Meeting Ongoing until Jan 8, 2019
Tuesday May 20, 2014
6 PM to 7:30 PM Glenwood Park Condo Association Meeting Ongoing until Jan 15, 2019
Wednesday May 28, 2014
7:30 PM NPU-W Meeting at Martha Brown United Methodist Church Ongoing until Dec 23, 2015
Tuesday Jun 10, 2014
6 PM to 7:30 PM Glenwood Community Association Meeting Ongoing until Jan 8, 2019
Saturday Jun 14, 2014
11 AM to 1 PM Low-Cost Shot Clinic from 11 - 1 Every 2nd Saturday at Intown Healthy Hound & City-Kitty Ongoing until Jan 14, 2017
Tuesday Jun 17, 2014
6 PM to 7:30 PM Glenwood Park Condo Association Meeting Ongoing until Jan 15, 2019