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5 Things About The Week Ahead in Decatur and Avondale Estates

What's happening? A jam session at Twain's, a discussion of male puberty, a lecture about "Parenting in a Media Saturated World," a choral concert and a "Sunday Ride" in Avondale Estates.

Here are five things to know about this week in Decatur and Avondale Estates. For a full list of things to do, go to the Patch calendar of events.

Jammin'. Trumpeter Joe Gransden leads a jam session every Tuesday at Twain's in Decatur. Starts around 9 a.m. Free admission.

Puberty Rocks. DeKalb Medical physicians will talk to parents and their sons about the challenges of puberty. 6 p.m. Friday at 2701 N. Decatur Road. Free.

"Parenting in a Media Saturated World." Dr. Lowell Monke will speak on this subject at 7 p.m. Friday at the Waldorf School of Atlanta, 827 Kirk Road, Decatur. Free.

"American Sampler."  The DeKalb Choral Guild performs national favorites at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Avondale Estates First Baptist Church, 47 Covington Road. $15.

Sunday ride. Avondale Estates blocks off streets to autos once a year so cyclists, skaters and walkers can have the run of the neighborhoods. 11 a.m. Sunday.

Ralph Ellis April 22, 2013 at 12:50 PM
What's the biggest thing happening this week in Decatur and Avondale Estates? (Doesn't have to be on this list)
bulldogger April 23, 2013 at 01:38 PM
Ralph, the biggest thing happening in the Decatur - Avondale area this week (Saturday, April 27, 2013) is the Fifty-Five Year Reunion of the Decatur High School Class of 1958 at the Avondale Community Clubhouse from 4:00PM till???? We're gonna have a grand time listening to Tommy Ray Gurley (think Elvis) sing some of the greatest Rock "n" Roll songs of the fifties and early sixties. We're gonna chow down on a scrumptious Bar-b-q meal, featuring fall off the bone ribs, chicken, etc. So if you folks hear a rumpus going on in Avondale, it's just us old people having a great time.
Ralph Ellis April 23, 2013 at 01:46 PM
Rock on, Class of '58!

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