Come join us in various and diverse celebrations all around Metro Atlanta throughout the month of October and beyond!

Check out what’s happening in your local community below!

Atlanta Bahá'í Center

6A-ATL Center

Monday, October 23, 2017

6:30 p.m – 8:30 p.m.

Coming to the Table – Atlanta

Join Chuck Cogliandro and friends for the local chapter meeting of Coming to the Table, a national organization dedicated to healing the legacies of slavery and racism in the United States.

Everyone is welcome. Please invite family members, friends and neighbors

PARKING: There is no designated spaces for the Baha’i Center. Meters on Edgewood are active until 7 p.m. Parking is available on side streets.

For more information contact Chuck Cogliandro, 404-966-5800, www.kumandi.com.

Marietta Bahá'í Faith Center for Learning

7-Marietta Center for Learning

Saturday, October 14, 2017

5:30 p.m

Please RSVP by Oct 7th to Bethlynnali@gmail.com.

Bahá'í Unity Center in South Dekalb

8-Bahai Unity Center

Saturday, October 21 & Sunday, October 22, 2017

9:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m.

For more information: bcodcs@gmail.com

Other Bahá'í Centers in Metro Atlanta

Alpharetta/Johns Creek

Bahá’í Center
9-Alpharetta -Johns Creek

North Gwinnett

Bahá’í Center
10-North Gwinnett

Bicentenary Celebrations throughout Metro Atlanta

Alpharetta

Saturday, October 21, 2017

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Alpharetta Adult Activity Center
13450 Cogburn Road
Alpharetta, GA 30004

The Bahá’í community of Alpharetta is hosting a celebration of the Bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh.

Space is limited.
Please RSVP to: secretary@alpharettabahai.org

Atlanta

Wednesdays and Fridays

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Common Grounds Cafe
1297 McDonough Blvd SE
Atlanta, GA 30315

Every Wednesday and Friday morning, a small group gathers to read “The Story of Baha’u’llah, Promised One of All Religions” by Druzelle Cederquist.

Beginning November 10
Every other Friday

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Atlanta Contemporary
535 Means Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Show the Soul: An Artist’s Collective

An interdisciplinary gathering of artists and art enthusiasts interested in exploring the link between the Sacred and creative practice. Featuring performances by T.Lang of T.Lang Dance Company and Vinson Poole.

Brookhaven

Saturday, October 21, 2017

11:30 a.m.

Murphey-Candler Park
1551 W Nancy Creek Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30319, 

Join the Brookhaven community for a celebratory picnic.

For more information: tbrownoh@yahoo.com

Cherokee County

The weekend of October 21st will be monumental, uplifting and a joyful proclamation of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh to local dignitaries, community leaders and our friends and acquaintances.

Cherokee County would love you to be a part of the two events we are hosting. Please invite your family and friends, co-workers and neighbors.

Saturday October 21, 2017

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

The Towne Lake Hills Club House
1007 Towne Lake Hills East
Woodstock, GA 30189

The Bahá’ís of Cherokee County invite you to a celebration of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh.

Saturday October 21, 2017

7:00 pm

The Towne Lake Hills Club House

Screening of a movie about Bahá’u’lláh: The Light of the World.

Clarkston

Friday, October 20, 2017

5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Conference Center
495 N Indian Creek Dr.
Clarkston, GA 30021

Follow the signs to the Conference Center which is at the back of the Technical College Campus.

For more information: centraldekalblsa@gmail.com.

Cobb County, East

Saturday, October 14, 2017

4:00 – 7:00 p.m.

East Cobb Park
3322 Roswell Rd
Marietta, GA 30068

For more information, call Riana Vafadari at 404-465-9595

Cobb County, West

Sunday, October 15, 2017

4:00-7:00 p.m.

Amberton Community Clubhouse
4905 Amberton Drive
Powder Springs, GA 30127­­­­­­­­­­­­

Decatur

Saturday, October 7, 2017

3:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Downtown Decatur

Come learn about the life of Bahá’u’lláh and find examples of virtues in this scavenger hunt in Downtown Decatur.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Decatur Recreation Center

We invite you to join us for a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the founder of the Bahá’í Faith.

All ages are welcome for this event, which will include devotions, music, story-telling, and presentations from individuals engaged in our community-building activities.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Decatur Library

Film screening about the life of Bahá’u’lláh

Find more details about Decatur’s Bicentenary events at https://decaturbahais.org/bicentenary.

Duluth - Peachtree Corners

Friday, October 20, 2017

8:00 p.m.

Pinckneyville Park Community Recreation Room
4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd.
Berkeley Lake, GA 30096

Please invite your family and friends to join the Duluth and Peachtree Corners Bahá’í Communities for a Bicentenary Celebration with an uplifting program and light refreshments.

Dunwoody

Friday, October 20, 2017

6:30 p.m.

Join the Dunwoody Bahá’í Community for a film viewing on the life of Bahá’u’lláh. Dinner will be served.

Please RSVP to 770-757-3197 or mouzhan@yahoo.com.

Emory University

Saturday, October 21, 2017

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cannon Chapel
Emory University
515 S. Kilgo Circle
Atlanta, GA 30322

Free parking at Peavine Parking Deck:  29 Eagle Row, Atlanta, GA 30322

For more information: 815-451-4078

Forsyth County

Saturday October 21, 2017

1:30 – 4:30 pm

Cumming Public Library Meeting, Room 585
Dahlonega St., Cumming, GA

Open House Bicentenary Observance in Cumming which will include a free showing of a film and displays about the significance of this event

Open to the public, no reservations required. For more information: 678-756-0822

Gwinnett County, South

Friday, October 20, 2017

A celebration of the Birth of the Báb will be held in the evening. This event will be open to the public and held in a Gwinnett County Park or other such public venue. Check back soon for more details!

Saturday, October 21, 2017

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Members of the South Gwinnett Bahá’í community will be participating in the Gwinnett Great Day of Service. Others are welcome to join. The Bahá’ís of South Gwinnett would like to know about anyone interested in participating with their community.

Sunday, October 22, 2017

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

An event will be held celebrating the Birth of Baha’u’llah in the local community. All interested persons are welcome. An RSVP by Oct. 1st is needed for this event as space is limited. Anyone in the area interested in participating or attending should contact the Bahá’ís of South Gwinnett for more details.

The Bahá’ís of South Gwinnett can be contacted by email at gwinnettcountysouth@gmail.com or by calling 678-691-1000 and leaving a message.

Tucker

Saturday, October 21, 2017

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Community Room
4882 LaVista Road
Tucker, GA

The Tucker Baha’is invite you to attend one of two showings of “The Life of Baha’u’llah”, a new film about the Founder of the Baha’i Faith.

More information: bahaistuckergeorgia@gmail.com