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Monthly Meeting: Buckhead Council of Neighborhoods @ Peachtree Presbyterian Church-Room 2209
Feb 11 @ 6:45 pm

The BCN meets monthly at Peachtree Presbyterian Church (Room 2209). The interesting meetings are open to the public and have frequently included visitors from Chastain. Please feel free to join.
Guest Speakers include Senator Hunter Hill, Representative Beth Beskin & City Councilmember Mary Norwood.
City Council member Norwood is to provide details related to the potential location of an Atlanta Public Schools bus servicing depot at a Moores Mill location.

Sowing for Butterflies @ Blue Heron Nature Preserve
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Does winter weather create dreams of spring flowers? Join Meredith Mays from the North American Butterfly Association for a winter sowing workshop. We will plant native seeds in recycled containers, and learn the steps for growing strong spring seedlings! Participants can bring their own containers to take home. Register online at $10 adult, $5 child, children under 3 free. Benefits Blue Heron Education and Conservation Programs

After School Nature Art: French Painters @ Blue Heron Nature Preserve
Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Be outside after school! In the woods, wetlands and gardens of Blue Heron Nature Preserve, we’ll work with innovative drawing and painting techniques the French Masters used to capture nature. During these lengthening days, we’ll learn how to draw flowers, birds and other signs of spring approaching. We may even render a sunset or two as we experiment with techniques like pointillism and cubism while expressing our own voices through painting. Register online at Program lasts for 6 weeks and is open to elementary and middle school aged students.

Chastain Park Conservancy 3rd Annual Breakfast Meeting – Join us!
Feb 26 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Please join the Chastain Park Conservancy at it’s 3rd annual member breakfast. At this event you will have an opportunity to meet other Conservancy supporters and learn about our work. This year we are excited to have Cynthia Gentry with Play Atlanta as our speaker. Her presentation entitled “Play Chastain: Growing up Playfully” will focus on the importance of bringing play into our lives.

The week leading up to our breakfast Zoe’s Kitchen will promote a $10 off coupon on their family meals – in honor of Play Chastain. Just say “Play Chastain” when ordering and Zoe’s will make a donation to the playground project!

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