Community Corner

The Davis Academy is pleased to post items of interest from our greater community.  Please submit items to Karen Rogow at

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Magical Mondays at The Breman Museum

Do you want to learn some awesome magic? This summer at The Breman, you'll have your chance! Each week a staff member or a visiting guest magician will perform and teach magic that you can do using items you have around the house. Recommended for ages six and older. Magical Monday's run from April 28th-August 12th. For more event details, click here.

Matt Harpring's "Back to the Basics" Basketball Camp

For the seventeenth year, Matt Harpring, former Georgia Tech and NBA player, is hosting his basketball camp at NYO (Chastain Park). His "Back to the Basics" basketball camp is open for ages 8-15. The goals of the camp include teaching basketball techniques/fundamentals, discipline, respect for the game/each other and to learn valuable life lessons along with having fun. The cost of this camp is $275/camper.

 June 24th-27th from  9:30am-4:30pm

For online registration, please click here. If you have any questions, please reach out to Jack Harpring at

MJCCA Club J After School Program

Registration for 2019-2020 school year is open. Visit for more details.

Young Chefs Academy of Sandy Springs

Weekly Classes: Thursday's (4:30-6:00pm), Friday's (5:30-7:00pm), Saturday's (10:00-11:30pm), Saturday Kindercooks (10:30-11:30am on the first and third Saturday of each month).

Homeschool Cooking Classes: Every other Tuesday (11:00am-12:15pm). $29/class or $50 for a monthly membership

Mention The Davis Academy when you call to reserve a class and receive a $5 discount!

Anne Frank in the World Exhibit

For exhibit volunteer opportunities, please apply online at:

 5920 Roswell Road NE A-209, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

Mitzvah Planning with Visit Sandy Springs

Visit Sandy Springs can help! Our Knowledgeable staff is here to help simplify the planning process, so you can stress less and celebrate more. We offer complimentary services in Sandy Springs that include assistance with selecting the perfect hotel and securing a room block, help finding a unique event space reccomendations on local transportation, welcome bags for your out-of-town guests and customized itineraries for your group. As your local support team, we know all the ins, outs and in-betweens of planning an incredible simcha in Sandy Springs! Ready to chat, or just starting to dream? Contact Amy Metzler at 770-206-1552 or 

Mitzvah Planning with the CVBD

The Convention & Visitors Bureau of Dunwoody is here to help locate available hotels, negotiate room rates, assist with selecting event space, find Deejays and other needed services, coordinate itineraries for out of town family and guests, help line up transportation, and provide welcome bags for those needing overnight accommodations.  The best part? It's all complimentary! Just above Atlanta, Dunwoody knows how to take your child's Bar/Bat Mitzvah beyond memorable.  Contact Sarah Steadman to begin planning:; 678-244-9803.

When your child is out, the MJCCA is IN!

The Marcus Jewish Community Center offers a variety of exciting, engaging, and safe activities for children during school holidays and teacher work days.  This program is open to members and non-members; separate rates apply.  After-care is available for an additional fee.  For more information and to register online click here: For questions, please contact Mackenzie Sherman at (678) 812-4174.

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