WCLK Public Affairs Block http://wclk.com en John Eaves' Annual Back To School Event Happens Tuesday, July 29 http://wclk.com/post/john-eaves-annual-back-school-event-happens-tuesday-july-29 <p></p><p>Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves joined Rob Maynard on the WCLK Public Affairs Block to talk about his annual Back-To-School Kickoff Event.</p><p></p> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:36:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1706 at http://wclk.com John Eaves' Annual Back To School Event Happens Tuesday, July 29 Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31 http://wclk.com/post/jon-goode-and-faith-carmichael-talk-nbaf-next-atlanta-salon-july-31-0 <p></p><p>Jon Goode is an Emmy Award-Winning HBO Def Poet.&nbsp; You've seen his work all over television, and if you attend The NEXT Salon at the Hammonds House Museum on Peeples Street in Historic West End on Thursday, July 31, you can see him slam some verse.&nbsp; Goode and NEXT Executive Director Faith Carmichael joined Kiplyn Primus to talk about it on the WCLK Public Affairs Block, heard Saturday mornings from 7-8am before Tavis on WCLK.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:34:04 +0000 Rob Maynard 1705 at http://wclk.com Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31 Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31 http://wclk.com/post/jon-goode-and-faith-carmichael-talk-nbaf-next-atlanta-salon-july-31 <p></p><p>Jon Goode is an Emmy Award-Winning HBO Def Poet.&nbsp; You've seen his work all over television, and if you attend The NEXT Salon at the Hammonds House Museum on Peeples Street in Historic West End on Thursday, July 31, you can see him slam some verse.&nbsp; Goode and NEXT Executive Director Faith Carmichael joined Kiplyn Primus to talk about it on the WCLK Public Affairs Block, heard Saturday mornings from 7-8am before Tavis on WCLK.</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:29:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1702 at http://wclk.com Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31 Support Homeless Veterans At Fourth Ward Jazz Benefit Friday @6pm http://wclk.com/post/support-homeless-veterans-fourth-ward-jazz-benefit-friday-6pm <p></p><p>The Veterans Empowerment Project of Georgia seeks to provide a wide range of services needed by veterans of our armed services who are homeless.&nbsp; They are holding a jazz-themed event Friday July 25 @ 6pm at the Helene Mills Multi-Purpose Center at 515 John Wesley Dobbs Avenue in the Old Fourth Ward.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:54:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1704 at http://wclk.com Support Homeless Veterans At Fourth Ward Jazz Benefit Friday @6pm Fulton Focus Features National Night Out, Back To School, Affordable Housing and Election Info http://wclk.com/post/fulton-focus-features-national-night-out-back-school-affordable-housing-and-election-info <p></p><p>Fulton Focus is a partnership between WCLK and Fulton County Communications that helps everyone be aware of programs and initiatives available to the nearly 1 million people living in WCLK's home county.</p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:00:30 +0000 Rob Maynard 1699 at http://wclk.com Fulton Focus Features National Night Out, Back To School, Affordable Housing and Election Info Underground Atlanta Heritage Arts and Soul Festival July 25-27 http://wclk.com/post/underground-atlanta-heritage-arts-and-soul-festival-july-25-27 <p></p><p>Underground Atlanta has been a proud supporter of WCLK for many years.&nbsp; There is a big event coming up at Underground Atlanta Friday through Sunday, July 25 through the 27<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp; The 19<sup>th</sup> Annual Heritage Arts and Soul Festival will include over 30 artists and designers, an artist lecture series, live music, and special heritage events.&nbsp;</p><p>For information about all of the events at this year's Heritage Arts and Soul Festival, click <a href="http://www.heritageartsfestival.net/">here</a>.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:35:30 +0000 Rob Maynard 1695 at http://wclk.com Underground Atlanta Heritage Arts and Soul Festival July 25-27 Hosea Feed The Hungry Back To School Jamboree Sunday @ Turner Field http://wclk.com/post/hosea-feed-hungry-back-school-jamboree-sunday-turner-field <p style="text-align: left;">Hosea Feed the Hungry extends their summer efforts of helping working families and those families who are less fortunate by hosting their annual Back to School Jamboree. The annual event will be held on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Turner Field Red parking lot.<br /><br />This event comes just in time for families as they begin to plan for the end of summer and beginning of a new year at school. The event is open to all families and the admission is absolutely free. Children will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:20:42 +0000 Rob Maynard 1682 at http://wclk.com Hosea Feed The Hungry Back To School Jamboree Sunday @ Turner Field Harlem Fine Arts Show In ATL June 26-29 Only http://wclk.com/post/harlem-fine-arts-show-atl-june-26-29-only <p></p><p>The Harlem Fine Arts Show continues with it's 5th Year Anniversary nationwide tour in Atlanta June 26 - June 29 at 200 Peachtree Street in Downtown Atlanta.</p><p>HFAS 2014, in partnership with the National Black Arts Festival, is one of the largest and most prestigious collections of works featuring African-American emerging and established artists from around the world. Our Atlanta show includes more than 40 artists. Artists from past shows have included Leroy Campbell, Corinthia Peoples, Elizabeth Baez, Woodrow Nash, True African Art, and more.</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:15:56 +0000 Rob Maynard 1669 at http://wclk.com Harlem Fine Arts Show In ATL June 26-29 Only HBCU Alumni Association 10k/5k Run Walk Coming Sat June 28 http://wclk.com/post/hbcu-alumni-association-10k5k-run-walk-coming-sat-june-28 <p><span>Going on seven years now, the Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance (AHBCUAA) has galvanized thousands of HBCU alumni, family and friends in support of health awareness and scholarship with their annual 5k/10k Run-Walk.&nbsp; This year's event takes stages from Grant Park on Saturday, June 28.</span></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:14:31 +0000 Rob Maynard 1667 at http://wclk.com HBCU Alumni Association 10k/5k Run Walk Coming Sat June 28 How Big Is Your Dream? http://wclk.com/post/how-big-your-dream <p>Jorel "JFly" Flynn is an artist, drummer, producer, and writer.&nbsp; He is also the founder of the How BIG Is Your Dream Foundation, a non profit organization whose mission is to promote, educate, and develop the youth in our community to excel in music.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 19:38:53 +0000 Rob Maynard 1655 at http://wclk.com How Big Is Your Dream?