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Free Summertime Tai Chi and Qigong Class in the Park!

Free Summertime Tai Chi and Qigong Class in the Park!

Sun., July 10, 2011, 8am to 9am
Bring friends and family! Come and learn to practice Tai Chi/Qigong. Tai Chi/Qigong promotes good health, enhanced vitality and relaxation. Contact info@h4wpc.org

 

BEST SPOTS: To Run in the City

BEST SPOTS: To Run in the City

ATLANTA -- For this week's edition of Best Spots, we have compiled a list of best places to run for beginners, intermediate and advanced runners.

Recently, running has risen in popularity due to people discovering the different benefits it offers. Running has been proven to lessen stress, aid in weight loss and can serve as a method of meditation. According to the Seattle Times, 26.5 million people in the US run 50 days out of the year.

  • Beginners Routes

The Silver Comet Trail is known as “the only truly flat place you can run in Atlanta”. The trail starts near Mavell Road in Smyrna and runs all the way to the Georgia/Alabama line, near Cedartown and Esom. The trail is a favorite among runners searching for a leisurely stroll and good scenery.

Go Play In The Street Atlanta's for the 2nd Annual 'Streets Alive'

Go Play In The Street Atlanta's for the 2nd Annual 'Streets Alive'

On two Saturdays this June, play in the street with Atlanta Streets Alive: 6/11 from 10a-2p and 6/25 4p-8p! Brought to you by a group of volunteers and organizations including host Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, your voice for better biking!

BEST SPOTS: Golf Clubs and Courses

BEST SPOTS: Golf Clubs and Courses

ATLANTA – For this week’s installment of Best Spots, we've compiled a list of the best golf courses in for you to take a break and tee it off while the weather is nice.

The Ansley Golf Club is one of Georgia’s premier 9-hole golf courses in midtown Atlanta. The course has been ranked in the Top 5 nationally by Sports Illustrated Magazine. A membership to this club includes two golf experiences one in Midtown and an 18-hole championship course in Settindown Creek. The 18-hole course was ranked number 13 in the “Best in State” golf courses for 2005-2006 in Golf Digest. This course has hosted a number of championships and qualifiers. Membership to this club is by invitation and nominations are reviewed monthly. Ansley Golf Club is located at 196 Montgomery Ferry Drive in Atlanta.

The Bobby Jones Golf Course is located in the heart of Buckhead and has history dating back to the Civil War. The course was recently renovated and is an 18-hole public golf course.

50% off 1 week of Summer Art Camp at The Little House of Art in Brookhaven ($250 value)

50% off 1 week of Summer Art Camp at The Little House of Art in Brookhaven ($250 value)

Little artists can live out big dreams this summer at The Little House of Art in Brookhaven. This unique children's art studio offers wonderful summer camps that give kids the chance to bring out their inner creativity, have fun, and express their ideas and emotions through art. Save 50% off with Today's Scoop: CLICK HERE TO PAY $125 for 1 week of arts and crafts camp, ages 3-6. Limited quantity available!!

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BEST SPOTS: Summer Camps for Kids

BEST SPOTS: Summer Camps for Kids

BUCKHEAD, Ga. -- For this week’s installment of Best Spots, we've compiled a list of the best summer camps for your children, this year.

Camp Best Friends is accepting applications for the 2011 summer season. The program has been serving children ages 5-16 throughout the metro area for about 30 years. The program is comprised of eight specialty camps, 12 day camps, two traditional teen camps and one pilot teen camp. Camp starts on May 31 and runs until July 22; an extended camp will be held at Adams Park, Peachtree Hills and Rosel Fann Parks and they will start July 25 and August 5. Camp costs $65 per week/per child for Atlanta resident and City of Atlanta employees and $110 for non-residents.

YMCA Centers are the nation’s largest provider of child care services and there are a number of YMCA centers around the metro area.

Metro Atlanta celebrates warm weather, water safety

Metro Atlanta celebrates warm weather, water safety

ATLANTA -- The weather is finally getting warmer, which means it's the perfect time to visit one of the many pools in Metro Atlanta.

The 11Alive Web Team has compiled a list of public pools located throughout North Georgia:

* Northeast Metro
Clarke, Forsyth, Gwinnett and Hall Counties

* South Metro
Clayton, Coweta, Fayette, Henry and South Fulton Counties

* Intown and North Fulton
Also includes DeKalb County

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