Monday, December 3, 2012
First Christian Church, Winnona Park Elementary and Boy Scout Troop 107 are selling Christmas trees this season.
Many people like to buy their Christmas trees shortly after Thanksgiving. Here are some local places to buy trees. First Christian Church of Decatur. Sales begin on the church lawn at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, after the truck is unloaded. Sale hours at the church at 601 W. Ponce de Leon Ave. will be 3-8:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Saturdays and 1-8:30 p.m. Sundays. Prices: $46.75 to $106.25. You can save 15 percent by ordering before Nov. 24. The church will deliver to your home for free within a five-mile radius of the church. Boy Scout Troop 107. The troop sells Christmas trees and holiday greenery through Dec. 16 on the weekends at Oakhurst Presbyterian Church at 118 Second Ave., Decatur. The hours are 6-9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m…
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
You can have fun this holiday season without spending much money.
We want to let you know about things around town that are cheap, easy or free. You can help with this column by telling us about upcoming deals. Just add them to the comment box or email the author to be added to a future column. This Weeks Deals: 1. Christmas trees at Big Lots, 2738 Candler Road, Decatur, GA Deal: $14.88 for 4 ft. prelit Christmas trees in a variety of colors and light options Good Through: 12/3/11 2. Jingle Bell Jubilee at Holy Innocents' Episcopal School, 805 Mount Vernon Hwy NW, Atlanta, GA Deal: A holiday festival with entertainment, displays, food, crafts for the kids and more for $5. Good Through: 12/3/11 9am-5pm and 12/4/11 12:30pm-4pm 3. Alternative Craft Fair and Bazaar at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of …
Monday, November 28, 2011
Here are some local headlines for Monday, November 28.
Christmas tree sales in Decatur. Midtown coffee shop thefts. Dunwoody Community Garden. Cascade funeral home. Inverted rainbow in Sandy Springs.
First Christian Church of Decatur, Winnona Park Elementary and the Boy Scouts are selling trees.
Members of the First Christian Church of Decatur put on T-shirts and jeans Sunday after church and went to work. The men, women and children unloaded a truck full of Christmas trees and wreaths and carried the trees to a fenced-off spot in front of the church. The church will sell trees and wreaths for a fourth straight year, said the Rev. James L. Brewer-Calvert. Proceeds will benefit the church park as well as church and community ministries in Decatur, he said. Sales start Monday, Nov. 28, and will go on until the last tree is sold. The church is at 601 W. Ponce de Leon Ave. There are other places to buy Christmas trees in Decatur and Avondale Estates: Winnona Park Elementary at 510 Avery St. will hold its annual tree sale at 9 a.m. …