Castleberry Hill Art Stroll, Aug 11th, 7pm-10pm

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in Art Stroll, News |

The Neighborhood comes alive tonight! Join us for the Castleberry Hill Second Friday Art Stroll! There are lots of cool happenings you don’t want to miss!

The 2nd Friday of every month, the Castleberry Hill Art Stroll is held throughout the neighborhood. It is a self-guided tour and is completely FREE of charge! New info is posted here as it becomes available and info sheets/maps will be posted the week of the event and available at 180 Walker St SW in front of Bottle Rocket the night of the Stroll. For the latest Art Stroll Event Info check out the Facebook page and follow castleberryhill on IG.

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Guns to Art: Iron Pour at Elliott Street, Aug 11th, 8pm

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in News |

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with Atlanta Metal Arts and the Elliott Street Pub to artistically destroy weapons collected during the Gun Buyback held in June. Business owner Michael Jakob and Atlanta Metal Arts coordinate an iron pour monthly at his pub. This evening, metal artist Patrick Toups will create artwork using liquid iron heated to 5,000° to pour over and into the weapons. The guns will be disabled and the artwork will be auctioned at a later date to benefit charity.

The iron pour begins at 8 p.m. As you can imagine, this will be very visual! Several of the best handguns and long guns were selected for the project. The artwork will be large pieces that will be suitable for hanging on a wall. The goal is to create pieces that weigh no more than 80-100 pounds each. The artist has already constructed frames into which the hot iron will be poured. The iron hardens with a textured, black appearance and the firearms will be embedded within the creation. Some pieces may consist of 2 or more weapons that are similar to create unique works. Each piece will be numbered.

WHAT: Guns to Art: Iron Pour

WHO: Atlanta Metal Arts, Elliott Street Deli & Pub, S.A.V.E. (Stopping Atlanta Violence Effectively), and the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office

WHEN:  Friday, August 11, 2017, 8 p.m.

WHERE: Elliott Street Deli & Pub, 51 Elliott Street, S.W., Atlanta, GA 30313

 

 

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WABE Community Conversations: Sports Stadiums and Community Impact, Aug 22nd

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in News |

WABE is very excited to announce the next Community Conversation, happening Tuesday, August 22 at the Atlanta University Center’s Woodruff Library. For more information, to RSVP, and to submit your question to our panel, go to www.wabe.org/community.

If you have any questions about the event, please feel free to reach out Robert Jones, Community Engagement Manager, O: 678-686-0350 | M: 678-665-4706 | E: RJones@pba.org

 

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The ATL Road Race 2017, Aug 26th

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in News |

We are headed into YEAR 6 of Atlanta’s favorite Team Relay, 10K & 20K Road Race presented by runningnerds Run Social Atlanta & benefitting Castleberry Hill Neighborhood Association!   The scenic course will travel through downtown on Peters Street, Around Centennial Olympic Park, Philips Arena and the Georgia Dome and World Congress Center.  If you’d like to sign up for the race click here. There’s always plenty of volunteer and business sponsorship opportunities too!  Email runningnerds@gmail.com to sign up.  You can view all the details in the notification letter below.

And of course, the runners appreciate Castleberry Hill residents cheering them on as they pass through the neighborhood!

6th Annual ATL 20K Relay & 10K| Notification Letter

Date: Saturday, August 26th
Time: Start 7am , Event should conclude and be cleared by 10am (set up will begin at 4am)
Start and Finish Location: Nelson Street /Walker Street Intersection
Street Closure:  Walker Street between Chapel & Nelson – APD will be out to direct detours as needed.
Event Details: 4 Person Teams for the 20K Relay and Individual Entry for 10K and 20K

 

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2nd Saturday Recycle is Making a Move!

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in News |

2nd Saturday Recycling is Making a Move!
Beginning with our September 9 Recycling Event, our 2nd Saturday events will be held at Coan Middle School: 1550 Hosea Williams L. Williams Dr. NE, Atlanta GA 30317

 

Click here to view and download our full-size Recycling Flyer.

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Castleberry Hill Loft Tour, October 14th

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in News |

The Castleberry Hill Neighborhood Association is proud to announce the much-anticipated date for the 2017 Castleberry Hill Loft Tour. This year’s Loft Tour will be held October 14th from 11am – 5pm throughout this Historic + Art District, named one of the Top 10 Art Districts in the country.

Attendees of the Loft Tour will have an intimate look into hand-selected lofts that were once 20th century warehouses and production plants for numerous industries. These lofts vary in style and size, decorated and designed with diverse taste and budgets. No two units are alike!

Come for the tour, stay for the neighborhood. Castleberry Hill is home to a diverse assortment of restaurants, bars, galleries, and boutiques. While you are here, stay for lunch, have a drink, check out the local art scene and shop at some of the hippest boutiques in Atlanta.

Located just seconds from the CNN Center, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, and Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta,  Castleberry Hill invites you to experience urban living where history meets creativity.

Tickets are just $20.00, benefiting the preservation of this historic neighborhood, the “Gem of Atlanta”. Please visit Freshtix to get your tickets today.

All Inquires: Loft Tour Committee | LoftTour@CastleberryHill.org

 

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Castleberry Hill we need your input July 31st!

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in News |

District 3 Master Plan
Subarea 5 RECAP MEETING is July 31st!
Hear the results of the workshop meeting held on July 18th and share your thoughts. Don’t miss this opportunity to create a vision for the future of YOUR neighborhood.

RSVP TODAY

Recap Meeting, July 31st
6:30pm-8:30pm
No Mas Cantina, 180 Walker St SW, Suite B

Your participation and feedback will:
* Develop goals and a vision for each subarea;
* Highlight strengths and challenges to be addressed;
* Identify opportunities for redevelopment and revitalization of District 3;
* Assist in the development of the final District 3 Master Plan document.

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National Night Out , Aug 1st

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in News |

Join your neighbors to celebrate National Night Out for APD Zones 5 and 6!  Neighbors will gather at Butler Street Park, 98 William Holmes Borders St, Atlanta, Georgia 30312. There will be Music, Games, Face Painting, Food Trucks and more! View the Facebook Event Page here.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community.

National Night Out now involves neighbors participating across thousands of communities from all 50 states, the United States territories, Canadian and military bases worldwide. Atlanta Police Department and communities across the city will come together and celebrate in “Giving Neighborhood Crime and Drugs A Going Away Party”.

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# VoteLocal Events

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in News |


Atlanta is about to elect a new mayor, school board, city council and judges. Learn how the city really works & the questions you need to ask before you vote.

Election: November 7
Run Off: December 5

Civics 101 Workshop

Date: July 29, 2017
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Central Library One Margaret Mitchell Square, Atlanta, GA 30303

Questions? Contact Michelle Schreiner at area5@civicatlanta.org

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