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February 17, 2011

Articles in this newsletter:
Participate in the Decatur Postcard Project!
Live at Eddies Attic!
How Much Heat Are You Wasting?
Kick In the Fit Begins Boot Camp Sessions
News from Decatur Housing Authority
Theatre Production - Love Song by John Kolvenbach
I Need Your Vote to Become the Next Top Self Help Author!
Walk For Lunch and Health & Wellness Expo

Participate in the Decatur Postcard Project!
Are you having a good time in Decatur and wish your family & friends were here – only you can’t find a postcard of Decatur to send?

We thought it would be fun to create a set of postcards that represent the many aspects of Decatur. So, all you local artists, both self-taught and pro, if you have an image of Decatur that you would like to see mailed across the country and around the world, send us your work.

A jury will select several pieces to represent Decatur in a set of classic 6 x 4 tourist cards, to be stamp-ready in May 2011. Contact or 404-371-9583 for more information.

Live at Eddies Attic!
Tickets are going fast for this Sunday's Black History Month Celebration with Francine Reed! Visit for tickets!

Here are some other shows not to miss!

2/18 - Randall Bramblett (blues/folk)
2/19 - Jackson County line (americana)
2/23 - "Women of Rock" Concert Series with Caroline Aiken, Donna Hopkins & Diane Durrett
2/25 - Rebecca Loebe & John Francis (folk)
2/26 - Award-winning Irish vocalist, Cathie Ryan
2/27 - "In-The-Round" performance with Granville Automatic, Jessica Cayne, Bethany Dick-Olds, John McNicholas & Emily Lynch

Don't forget to check out our complete show schedule

How Much Heat Are You Wasting?
How Much Heat Are You Wasting?

Call on Empire to find out. We're offering you a fast and easy way with our coolest new service -- duct leakage testing using our 'duct blaster.' Try our introductory offer for only $69. We test your ductwork to measure the leakage, generate a report showing the effect of leakage on your overall system efficiency and show you ways to improve your system so you can enjoy better energy efficiency, cost savings and comfort.

Visit our website to schedule an appointment online, or contact us at or 404-294-0900.

Kick In the Fit Begins Boot Camp Sessions
Join Kick in the Fit as we begin the 2011 boot camp season on March 1. Boot camp sessions will begin at 5:45am and class is held on the Agnes Scott campus.

Please go to the to register or email to sign up and for more details.

News from Decatur Housing Authority
Decatur Housing Authority's Star After-School program is hosting a Community Yard Sale on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the Community Resource Center located at 481 Electric Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030.

This is a community event and we welcome all City of Decatur residents & business owners to come out, enjoy, sale and bargain. We are also asking all agencies to make a donation to sponsor a table. This event serves as a fundraiser to help send our teens on their annual spring break college tour. For more info, questions and/or concerns, please contact Carolyn Walters at or 404-373-4491 ext. 10.

Theatre Production - Love Song by John Kolvenbach
OnStage Atlanta proudly presents John Kolvenbach’s offbeat romantic comedy 'Love Song' opening February 25 and running through March 12 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 5pm)

Description of the Play:
Beane is an exile from everything. His sister Joan and brother-in-law Harry try to make time for him, but no one can get through. Then he falls in love with a burglar in his apartment named Molly, and everything changes. How can he be so blissfully happy? John Kolvenbach’s offbeat romantic comedy touches on love in all its forms.

Tickets are available online, $10-$20. Click on the link below for more information.

I Need Your Vote to Become the Next Top Self Help Author!
Vote for me, Wendy Watkins, to be the Next Top Self Help Author!

When I am not providing Life Coaching for entreprenuers and small businesses, teaching Passion Test workshops or being the President Elect for the DBA, I am writing a book. For the past 18 months, I have focused on my upcoming book that teaches people how to tap into sustainable joy from the inside out.

I am in a competition that is offering a publishing contract to the Next Top Self Help Author and I need your support.

Please click on the link below and cast one vote for me in February so that my book can be published!

Thank you! Here is to dreams coming true.

Walk For Lunch and Health & Wellness Expo
To benefit the Decatur Education Foundation with our 1 for $1 Pledge!
* Sponsors can register to participate in our Health & Wellness Expo on May 3, 2010.
* Companies & organizations can compete for the Team Challenge Award.
* Walkers can participate in our daily activities and win prizes from local businesses.

Walk For Lunch is a lunch hour walking program designed to encourage communities to walk 1, 2 or 3 miles, 2 days a week, along planned walking courses.

Decatur Spring Season: May 3 – 26, 2011, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11:30am – 1:15pm
Cost: $25 per season + $5 per lunch (lunch is optional)
For more information click below.

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