2017 Guide to Atlanta Summer Camps & Private School Activities

It’s Summer Camp time! We’ve put together a list of Summer Camps and Private school activities for children of all ages.
 
If you are looking for an enriching, fun program for your child to enjoy this Summer, registration across several locations has already begun.
 
We’ve compiled a list for private schools, camps, and churches for you and your family to explore this Summer. From art to sports, SAT preparation to nature, we have you – and your campers – covered!

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Atlantic Station Winter Cocktail Stroll

winter-cocktailWarm up with some delicious sips at the Winter Cocktail Stroll located at Atlantic Station in Midtown. The Cocktail Stroll takes place on Saturday, January 30th from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Guests will pick up their official Winter Cocktail Stroll Shopping Guide at the Concierge located at Stairwell 6. Including exclusive deals for Saturday only, the Shopping Guide also features a map of participating restaurants and retailers and a delicious list of specialty cocktails. Attendees who get their Shopping Guide stamped at 4 or more participating retailers will qualify for the event grand prize – $200 in gift cards!

At the end of the tasting and shopping tour, return your map to the Concierge to vote for your favorite cocktail of the day.

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Atlanta Cooking Classes

Are you a good cook but want to be even better? Not sure how to boil water? Need new ideas for the family meals? From the exceptional cook to the beginner, there are cooking classes in the Atlanta area for everyone. Cooking classes are great for girls night out, date night and as a way to meet new people. The majority of the classes are hands-on, interactive and taught by amazing chefs. Here is a list of several places in Atlanta that offer classes. Click on each name for more information.

  • Ursula’s Cooking School – Located at 1764 Cheshire Bridge Rd in Atlanta, Ursula’s has been cooking up delicious food since 1966.
  • Cook’s Warehouse – Locations include
     East Cobb, Decatur and  Midtown. Cook’s is also an excellent store to find all your cooking tools.
  • Publix Apron’sLocated at 4305 State Bridge Road in Alpharetta, Publix Apron’s classes are primarily on the weekends.
  • Whole Foods Market Culinary Centers – With locations in Duluth/Johns Creek and Sandy Springs, Whole Foods offers a variety of low cost classes.
  • Young Chef’s Academy – Specializing in the future chefs of the world, ages 3-16. There are several locations in the metro area such as North Druid Hills, Sandy Springs, Alpharetta, and Duluth.

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Ansley Park in Atlanta

Ansley Park is an oasis of gracious, elegant homes on tree-lined lanes surrounding Ansley Golf Club’s lush course.  You will find stunning contemporary homes along with beautiful stately traditional homes. Developed in 1904, Ansley Park is one of Atlanta’s oldest and most prestigious neighborhoods.

Ansley Park has three parks in the neighborhood and winding streets with names like The Prado, Beverly Road, Peachtree Circle, Westminster Drive, Montgomery Ferry, Barksdale and Ansley Drive.

Ansley Park is located in zip code 30309, close to the Atlanta Botanical Garden, Piedmont Park and The High Museum. See map of Ansley Park.

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$500-$750k | $750-$1 million | $1 million +

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Lake Claire in Midtown Atlanta

Lake Claire is located east of Candler Park and West of Decatur, close to Inman Park, Little Five Points and Poncey Highland in 30307 zip code. With a neighborhood park and walking distance to Mary Lin elementary, Lake Claire is a great neighborhood to explore!

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Virginia Highland in Midtown Atlanta

Virginia Highland, affectionately known as Va Hi, is a popular Intown Atlanta neighborhood known for its walkability.

Located in Fulton County in the 30306 zip code, the neighborhood consists of cottages, bungalows and new construction homes.

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$250 to $500,000 | $500-$750,000 | $750-$1 million | $1 million+

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1428 Dupont Commons Circle, Atlanta, GA 30318

1428 Dupont Commons Cir-2 (Copy)SOLD in 20 days!

4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath Craftsman-style home in Dupont Commons, a sought-after community in Midtown West with clubhouse, pool, playground, pet walk and park!

Prepare to fall in love! Rocking chair front porch leads to two story foyer. On the right, you will find a spacious dining room, perfect for entertaining. On the left, living room/study with French doors, perfect for office or playroom. The light-filled family room with fireplace opens to kitchen and breakfast room. Chef’s kitchen features Continue reading “1428 Dupont Commons Circle, Atlanta, GA 30318” »

956 Cumberland Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

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Morningside cottage with great location, just 1 block from Morningside Elementary in Midtown Atlanta.  This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home features a living room with a wood burning fire place, exposed beams and built-in shelving.  Off of the living room, a separate dining room connects to the breakfast room/sunroom overlooking the big, level backyard. The galley style kitchen connects to the dining room and there is a large mudroom/laundry room off the back of the kitchen with access to the backyard. 

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Moving from Midtown Loft to Brookhaven

DSC04180Bradden and Jennifer were recently married and wanted to sell the “bachelor pad” in Midtown and find a new home to start their life together. After considering several areas of Atlanta, they decided that Brookhaven was the perfect spot! We listed their unit in Peachtree Lofts in Midtown and got it under contract in two days for full price! We found a wonderful home in Brookhaven, close to the dog park, which made their dog, Ryder, very happy.

Here’s what Brad had to say, “Becky was a pleasure to work with. My wife and I just moved back to Atlanta after spending 2 years in Dallas. Within 2 days we were able to buy the place (had multiple offers, but we were able to win out) and sell our place Continue reading “Moving from Midtown Loft to Brookhaven” »

878 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

DSC_3674 (Copy)Sold in 3 days for 100% of list price!
 
Rare two bedroom two bath corner unit at Peachtree Lofts with amazing views of Midtown Atlanta! 
 
This sleek and spacious Bauhaus style loft features dining room, family room, two large bedrooms, each with private bath and custom closets. Chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, breakfast bar and stainless appliances.  Custom cabinetry provides great pantry storage and houses full-size washer and dryer in style. Exposed ductwork, wall-to-wall windows and gleaming hardwood floors.

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