2017
ATSCC Upcoming Events

Monday, October 23, 2017 - Our friend Suzy Wasserman of the French Heritage Society shares this free of charge event with us! Please join us for a very special evening! Robert Mallet, noted plantsman, author and Director of the Shamrock Collection, the largest collection of hydrangeas in the world, will be our speaker. His topic will be The Ultimate Exhibitionist: Hydrangeas from Private to Public. 7 PM at the Atlanta History Center’s Woodruff Auditorium in McElreath Hall.
7:00 PM Social Time & Refreshments, 7:30 PM Meeting Begins, Plant raffle following meeting (come early to purchase your tickets!) Atlanta History Center Woodruff Auditorium in McElreath Hall, 130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta, 30305. Click here for map. Free Parking – Handicap Accessible

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - Randy Barto presents her lecture (with fabulous slides) on the Christmas Markets on the Danube, and cities of Germany. Please join ATSCC in the private dining room of Another Broken Egg at Peachtree Battle Shopping Center, 2355 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta (plenty of free parking).  The lecture starts at noon so get there in advance to order your lunch or breakfast (the server will take orders as each table fills).  Also, if you want to be able to settle your bill more quickly, bring cash.  We will have separate checks. RSVP to Margo Fox Hester at margotfox@comcast.net or 404-578-6115 to reserve a seat.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - France-Atlanta 2017: Contemporary French-American Chamber Music Concert at GSU, 7:30 - 9:30 PM, Georgia State Univeristy, Kopleff Recital Hall, 10 Peachtree Center Avenue, NE., Atlanta. If you are planning to go, there is no rsvp necessary, however we could meet as a group so let Sherry von Klitzing know if you are planning on attending. (svonklitzing@gmail.com)

Friday, October 27, 2017 - The Consulate General of France sent the attached invitation to ATSCC. The  invitation is for a free screening of director Alain Gomis' latest award-winning film, Félicité, presented as part of France-Atlanta 2017 in conjunction with the High Museum of Art's exhibition "Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design." He hopes we will register to join them for this special evening on October 27 featuring a post-screening discussion with Gomis and fellow director Marguerite Abouet.

Announcement:

If you haven’t already, please send in your dues to our Treasurer ($35 for individual memberships, $50 for couples, made payable to ATSCC): Martha Church, 35 Roanoke Avenue, NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

ATSCC’s 2016 Annual Report. Margo Hester has done another great job! The report drew praises when it was circulated at the February Atlanta Sister Cities meeting. Atlanta and Tbilisi were the only cities to have their reports in by the deadline.