NPU-S Calendar: March 25-31

Coming up this week on the NPU-S calendar:

NPU-S Events
  • Monday, Mar 25 - ARTlanta Jam Session - 7pm, Stained Gallery (1719 Sayers St). Weekly live band and performances, art, free entry until 9. https://www.facebook.com/events/1790704664368979
  • Tuesday, Mar 26 - Oakland City Community Association - 6:30pm, Reverend James Orange Recreation Center (1305 Oakland Dr). More information at https://www.occoatl.org/ 
  • Thursday, Mar 28 - Cascade Avenue Neighborhood Organization - 7pm, Fire Station 14 (1203 Lee St.).
  • Saturday, Mar 30 - WAWA Walk with a Doc - 9am,  Lionel Hampton Trail (390 Willis Mill Road) Free, registration required. Weekly walk with health professionals, ask questions while getting fit. https://wawa-online.eventbrite.com
External Events

If you have any local events that you'd like to see on the NPU-S calendar, please send email to events@npu-s.com. Please be sure to include the date, time, and location of your event!

Summer Youth Internship program

The Summer Youth Internship Program will provide paid work experience in a wide range of career fields. Limited slots are available.  Eligible participants will be selected on a first-come first-serve basis. 

In order to participate, youth must be:

  • Between the ages of 16-24
  • A Fulton County resident
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • In school and/or currently unemployed
  • Available between June 12 - July 16, 2019
  • Able to work for five (5) consecutive weeks
  • (Maximum 150 hours) 30 hours per week.
  • Live in/or attend school in the targeted districts:   
    • High Schools: Douglass, Carver, Maynard H. Jackson, Westlake, Langston Hughes, South Atlanta
    • Zip Codes: 30318, 30315, 30312, 30331, 30213, 30354
For more information, or to apply online, go to http://www.fultoncountyga.gov/syip-applic-process, or contact the Department of Community Development at 404-613-7944/ SummerYouthInternshipProgram@fultoncountyga.gov  

Reminder: Placemaking program enrollment period closes March 29


All program information and links to the application and program guide can be found at: http://bit.ly/ATLPlacemaking

Neighborhood Watch Training - Sat,3/30, Registration Ends Mon 3/25

The Atlanta Police Department's Crime Prevention Unit is hosting its annual citywide Neighborhood Watch training on Saturday, March 30. Lunch will be provided.

The registration deadline is Monday, March 25, 2019.

Time: Saturday, March 30, 8:45am -1:30pm
Location:
Public Safety Headquarters
226 Peachtree Street SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
2nd Floor Training Room
Free parking available, enter on Pryor Street.

To register, or for more information, contact Inspector Keisha Hebert - phone (404) 546-5320, email kehebert@atlantaga.gov.

NPU-S General Meeting *this* Thursday, March 21

Greetings, fellow NPU residents!

This Thursday, the 21st will be our NPU General Meeting for March 2019, held, as always, on the third Thursday of each month.

This month we'll have three presentations  - a new community fabrication shop, a presentation about energy equity, and a local tour company. There will be one voting item covering restrictions on data centers within the Beltline overlay zone.

And, of course, reports from the police, code enforcement, public works, and many more!

See you there!

When: Thursday, March 21, 2019, 7-9pm
Where: VICARS, 838 Cascade Rd SW
Agenda: http://bit.ly/NPUSAgendaMar2019

NPU-S Calendar - March 18-24

Coming up this week on the NPU-S calendar:

NPU-S Events
  • Monday, Mar 18 - ARTlanta Jam Session - 7pm, Stained Gallery (1719 Sayers St). Weekly live band and performances, art, free entry until 9. https://www.facebook.com/events/1790704664368979
  • Tuesday, Mar 19 - Beecher-Donnelly Community Association -7pm, West End Family Life & Community Center (1191 Donnelly Ave SW). Covers the area between Oakland Drive and Cascade, from Richland to Donnelly. 
  • Thursday, Mar 21 - NPU-S General Meeting - 7pm, VICARS (838 Cascade Ave). 3 special presentations, 3 voting items - agenda at http://bit.ly/NPUSAgendaMar2019.
  • Saturday, Mar 23 - WAWA Walk with a Doc - 9am,  Lionel Hampton Trail (390 Willis Mill Road) Free, registration required. Weekly walk with health professionals, ask questions while getting fit. https://wawa-online.eventbrite.com
  • Saturday, Mar 23 - Colours Interactive Art Show - 6pm, Stained Gallery (1719 Sayers Street). ARTlanta Gallery will temporarily turn Stained Gallery into a giant coloring book where adults come together for a nostalgic night of coloring. Free entry before 8pm, RSVP. https://www.facebook.com/events/270742100513120/
External Events
  • Monday, Mar 18 - Stakeholder Advisory Group - Subarea 2 Master Plan Update - Baker Dude Bakery Cafe (1039 Grant Street SE). Atlanta Beltline  reviews the draft final recommendations for land use. 
  • Wednesday, Mar 20 - NPU-I Meeting - 7pm, CT Martin Natatorium and Recreation Center (3201 MLK Dr.). Covers the neighborhoods of Audobon Forest, Beecher Hills, Cascade Heights, Collier Heights, Florida Heights, Ivan Hill, Mangum Manor, Peyton Forest, West Manor, Westhaven, Westwood Terrace
  • Sunday, Mar 24 - Domestic Abuse and Violence in the Black Community - Auburn Avenue Research Library (101 Auburn Avenue, NE). Discussion about domestic abuse and violence in the Black community. Free and open to the public. Register at https://thebatonfoundation.org/events/domestic-abuse-and-violence-in-the-black-community/

If you have any local events that you'd like to see on the NPU-S calendar, please send email to events@npu-s.com. Please be sure to include the date, time, and location of your event!

Citizen’s Law Enforcement Academy - applications being accepted

From the Fulton County Sheriff's department:
The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office is delighted to announce the 5th Annual Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Law Enforcement Academy. The six weeks academy will begin Wednesday April 24th, end on Wednesday May 29th. The classes will meet every Wednesday evening from 6:00pm until 8:00pm. The academy is free of charge to the participants. A light dinner will be served.

The program's goal is to familiarize the community with the day to day operations of law enforcement. Participants will be given an inside look at the Fulton County courthouse and jail operations, as well as an overview of the basic responsibilities of law enforcement.

In an effort to give participants the maximum experience, the class size is limited to 25 persons per six week session; therefore, it is important to submit your application as soon as possible. The deadline for application submission is Friday, March 29th.  Please feel free to give us a call if you need additional information. If you are unable to attend, your referral will be highly considered.
For an application, contact the Fulton County Sheriff's Office Community Outreach Section at 404-612-6624 or community.outreach.fcso@fultoncountyga.gov