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2014 Oakland Cemetery Tour: Fear and Accusation- The Leo Frank Story (April 20, May 18, July 20 & September 28)

Location: Oakland Cemetery  
248 Oakland Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA

Time: 6:30- 7:30 PM

Details: In 1913 Atlanta was a city in transition socially, culturally, and politically. 170 more words

Atlanta

Savor Every Precious Moment

I’m going to interrupt my string of posts about our wonderful Scandinavian adventure to insert this short grab bag of recent experiences that have made me laugh, think, or cry (or more accurately in most of these cases: chuckle, pause, or tear up).  1,371 more words

Random DJB Thoughts

2014 Oakland Cemetery Tour: Pioneers of Atlanta- The First 20 Years (April 19, May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16 & September 20)

Location: Oakland Cemetery  
248 Oakland Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA

Time: 6:30- 7:30 PM

Details: Meet the founding sons and daughters of a town originally known as “Terminus.”  Wander among the graves of the first farmers, lawyers, early mayors, and town commissioners.  57 more words

Atlanta

2014 Oakland Cemetery Tour: Oakland and the Civil War (April 12, May 10, June 28, July 12, August 2, September 13 & October 11)

Location: Oakland Cemetery  
248 Oakland Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA

Time: 6:30- 7:30 PM

Details: Stand at the site where General Hood watched the Battle of Atlanta. 116 more words

Atlanta

Oakland Cemetery Tour: Sights, Symbols, and Stories of Oakland (April 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27)

Location:  Oakland Cemetery  
248 Oakland Ave, SE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  10:00 AM, 2:00 PM & 4:00 PM

Details:  Explore the grounds of Atlanta’s most beloved cemetery learning all about the various special sections, interred famous Atlantans and more! 31 more words

Atlanta

2014 Oakland Cemetery Tour: Art and Architecture of Death (April 13, May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, October 12)

Location: Oakland Cemetery  
248 Oakland Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA

Time: 6:30- 7:30 PM

Details: From ancient times people have sought to honor and perpetuate the memory of departed loved ones. 160 more words

Atlanta

Clue Town Scavenger Hunt Books

Clue Town Scavenger Hunt Books

I recently read a review by one of my favorite Atlanta bloggers Sue Rodman, founder of Field Trips with Sue, on a series of books designed to get families out of the house and touring the beautiful city of Atlanta. 134 more words