Five Things Happening This Week
Events of note in East Atlanta Patch
Neighborhood Planning Unit - O, which covers the East Lake, Edgewood, Kirkwood, Villages at East Lake neighborhoods, is meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Bessie Branham Park 2051 Delano Dr. NE.
The East Lake Schools Coalition, which includes East Lake Elementary and Drew Charter School, meets at 7 p.m. at 707 E Lake Dr Suite B, Decatur (Kavarna).
Neighborhood Planning Unit - W, which includes East Atlanta Village, Ormewood Park and Grant Park, meets at 7:30 p.m. at Martha Brown United Methodist Church 468 Moreland Ave. SE.
College Entrance Prep Examination — Atlanta City Council President Ceasar C. Mitchell and Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions are sponsoring the 11th semi-annual College Prep Series. The prep course, which is free, is designed Atlanta Public School students in middle school and high school prepare for the SAT, PSAT and ACT tests. Class is from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 225 Hamilton E. Holmes Dr. NW (Frederick Douglass High School).
Ponce de Leon Party — The Ponce City Market which is taking over the the old City Hall East building is hosting a benefit with proceeds going to Georgia Organics and the Atlanta BeltLine. Several musical acts, including Indigo Girls, Shawn Mullins and Francine Reed will perform. Some of Atlanta's favorite eateries — including Rathbun's, Bacchanalia, Restaurant Eugene, Yeah! Burger and One Flew South, will be there to tease your appetites. You also will have the chance to take a guided tour of the historic building and share memories on camera for the Living History project. The festivities start at 7 p.m. at 675 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE.