Posts Tagged ‘Worthmore Jewelers’

touch a truckTouch-A-Truck – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Bring the kids to the Callaway parking lot and explore trucks from the City of Decatur and DeKalb County fleets. The event is free, but make sure to bring a non-perishable food item as a donation for Feed The Hungry.

Leapin’ Lizards Parent’s Night Out – Saturday, 6:30-10 p.m.
Hosted by the staff of Leapin’ Lizards to provide parents an opportunity to take the evening off while their children have their own fun in a safe and healthy environment. Snacks and a group activity are include. Register here.

Worthmore Jewelers Art Opening – Saturday, 4-6 p.m.
Featuring two Georgia artists: Shannon Willow and Sy Dowling. Meet them in person and see their best and latest work. Refreshments served!

The week ahead:

March 13, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  – Wild Oats and Billy Goats hosts its Kid’s Annual Art Exhibit curated by the City Schools of Decatur.

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Throw caution to the wind and celebrate Valentine’s Day a day early on February 13 with our Fall in Love Indie-Catur event.

Or if you want to take the more traditional route and celebrate on the actual holiday, here are some local suggestions:

Restaurant Specials

No. 246: Offering a four-course prix fix menu of rustic Italian dishes for $60 per person. Tax and gratuity are not included. To reserve a table for the Valentine’s Day meal, call 678-399-8246

LEONs: Featuring an amazing date night menu along with specially crafted cocktails, bubbles and beer. Seating will be on a first-come basis.

The Iberian Pig: Offering a choice between its regular menu or a very special Chef’s tasting menu that you can view here. Call 404-371-8800 for reservations.

Wahoo! Grill: A special selection of menu items prepared exclusively for Valentine’s Day. Click here for reservations.

Gift Shopping

Worthmore Jewelers: Browse for the perfect piece of jewelry or stop by on Feb. 13 and meet two local artists: painter Shannon Willow and glass blower Sy Dowling. Dowling will be selling handmade, glass roses just in time for Valentines.

Wild Oats & Billy Goats: Featuring Nate Nardi’s Valentine-themed glassware and other homemade heart items.

Trinity Mercantile: Get 40 percent off your purchase of the perfect pair – lamps, chairs, pillows, art prints and more, Feb. 11-15 in-store.

Oakhurst Market: Special Valentine’s Day supper. Details will be posted on OM’s Facebook page.

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Now is your chance to enter to be a part of the annual Atlanta Celebrates Photography exhibit at Worthmore Jewelers.

Worthmore has just announced they are accepting submissions for  “The Story Teller”, their 2nd annual juried exhibition in partnership with Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Exhibition dates are October 2 – November 6, 2010 and the deadline for submissions is Friday, May 21. To receive an entry form email worthmore.gallery@gmail.com.

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Feeling lost without a Concert on the Square or an event? No fear- there are plenty of things going on in Decatur this weekend!

greenesfinefoodsGreene’s Fine Foods is celebrating their one year anniversary this weekend. To show their appreciation for the community they are offering 20% off everything in the store on Friday and Saturday. Stop by and pick up some nuts, candy, frozen yogurt, gourmet food, or gift items. It is never too early to start your Christmas Shopping!

Salvador by Anne Berry

Salvador by Anne Berry

Worthmore Jewelers is excited to announce “The Trail to Happiness”, their first juried exhibition in partnership with Atlanta Celebrates Photography. The exhibition will kick off with an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 3rd from 5 until 8 pm in the Decatur Store. You will have an opportunity to meet the artists and enjoy hors d’oeuvres as well as their signature rum punch. If you can’t get by for the opening, the show runs through November 6.

After stopping by Worthmore, head over to Sycamore Place Gallery, across from the Ice House Lofts. You may have heard about the infamous piano smashing at “Sylvia’s Atomic Cafe”. The Gallery invites you to join them in a return to form with John Cox’s new work entitled “The Southerness”. For more information call 404-377-7747.

yard-sale-bwThe Decatur High School Band program is holding a massive yard sale this Saturday, 3 October from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. at Intown Ace Hardware on Scott Blvd. Don’t miss this opportunity to find some great deals AND help our talented world-traveling marching band raise some much needed funds for the band, drill team, and color guard! The DHS Band Booster Yard Sale will be held in conjunction with the Intown Ace Hardware Annual Yard Sale at 1404 Scott Blvd with their generous sponsorship.


On Sunday, October 4th,  from 2 until 6 pm, it is time for Dogtoberfest at the Solarium in Oakhurst. The event is sponsored by local businesses to benefit improvements to the Oakhurst Dog Park. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted for food, beverages and Dogtoberfest activities.

Events will include:

> Mutt Strutt starting at the Taj Ma-Hound Bakery for Dogs and ending on the Solarium lawn.  Costumes are welcome with prizes for Scariest, Goofiest, Prettiest, Funniest, Best Group Costume and Most Original.
> Get your dog Microchipped by Animal Action Rescue.
> Adopt a new family member from a local rescue.
> Learn from the professional trainers at Frogs to Dogs. They’ll be taking your questions and introducing the Emergency Animal Transport Vehicle, the first of its kind in GA.
> Marketplace for cool new collars and leashes, delicious dog treats, doggie photography,  apparel and lots more.

For more information call Taj Ma-Hound at 404-377-9220.

mingeiMingei World Arts is ready for the Day of the Dead with monarch butterfly skeletons, winged devils, skulls hinged and magnetized, molds for sugar skulls, cards, and much more. Stop by the store this weekend to get into the spirit of the Day of the Dead celebration that honors and remembers those who have passed.

kscopeIn honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Chicks at Kaleidoscope Boutique are donating $10 from every pair of jeans sold in October to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation. Check out the new shipment of jeans from Joe’s, Hudson and Fidelity. The Chicks at Kaleidoscope are known for their denim-fitting abilities so this is the perfect opportunity to do good while having fun.

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 decatur_city_limits_small_proof (2)Worthmore Jewelers in Decatur will make a special art presentation to  Mayor Floyd at the Decatur Beach Party. Worthmore Jewelers just celebrated their one year anniversary in Decatur and wanted to thank the city, the community, and the Mayor for their great efforts in making Decatur the best place to live and own a business. Worthmore Jewelers and Decatur Artist Kim Wolfe will be presenting Mayor Floyd with Kim’s latest work titled “Decatur City Limits” at the Decatur Bandstand at 7:15 p.m.

Kim has quickly become known for her popular piece “Atlanta City Limits.” Being a Decatur resident for the past 7 years, Kim is passionate about “Decatur City Limits”. She has been working hard for the past 8 months, and her attention to detail has paid off with another exciting piece. Please stop by Worthmore Jewelers on East Court Square anytime between now and the Beach Party (please check www.worthmorejewelers.com for hours) and sign the card for Mayor Floyd and get a sneak preview of “Decatur City Limits.” While you are in Worthmore be sure to enter to win a $50.00 gift card that will be awarded to one lucky person at the Beach Party presentation.

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