Community Art Events

Rahim Snow Author Event

133 E Court Sq Ste A, Decatur, Georgia 30030

Join Little Shop of Stories on Friday, August 4 at 7:00 pm when local Decatur author Rahim Snow introduces his book, “Remember Who You Are,” on the interfaith spirituality of the Quran. It is written for Muslims, Christians, Jews, and all seekers of knowledge. It contains 28 verses from the Quran, translated into simple readable . . . Read More

Cocktails and Comedy

254 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030

On the last Thursday of every month The Pinewood presents Cocktails and Comedy Night in Decatur, featuring both locally grown and nationally touring comics. Full bar and menu options available throughout the show. Doors 8pm. Show 9pm. Cocktails all night. For tickets and more information, click here.

Bumble Bee Film Screening & Native Bee Photography Talk

231 Sycamore St., Decatur, 30030

In observance of National Pollinator Week, BeeCity USA, Decatur, GA (Beecatur) presents a free film screening of “A Ghost in the Making: Searching for the Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee” — a short film about acclaimed natural history photographer Clay Bolt’s quest to photograph the endangered rusty-patched bumble bee. Followed by: “Decatur’s Native Bees” — Learn about the . . . Read More

A Conversation with Billy Howard, photographer of Epitaphs for the Living

540 Asbury Cir, Atlanta, GA 30307

Billy Howard, an Atlanta photographer, will be in conversation with Randy Gue, curator of modern political and historical collections at the Rose Library. They will discuss “Billy Howard’s ‘Epitaphs for the Living,’” an exhibit in Woodruff Library’s Corridor Gallery of Howard’s photographs of people living with HIV/AIDS in the 1980s. The photographs are stark and . . . Read More

Core Dance Summer Intensive

139 Sycamore St. Decatur, GA 30030
June 19

Join Core Dance in 2 weeks of dance workshops with Ofir Nahari and Frank Van de Ven. Admission is $15 per class or $100 for the week. Visit the Core Dance website for the full schedule. Week 1 June 19th – 24th Creativity: Dance, Theater and the Poetic Clown ​with Ofir Nahari Week 2 June 27th – . . . Read More

Reclaimed By Nature: The Quarries of Arabia Mountain

101 East Court Square, Decatur, Georgia 30030
On view until December 2017

This photography exhibit, by Virginie Drujon-Kippelen, features historic and contemporary photos of a former granite quarry at what is now the Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve. These quarries were historically an important part of DeKalb County’s economy. Lithonia granite was used in paving and construction projects, including the Historic DeKalb Courthouse. In the 1970s the Davidson . . . Read More