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Fulton County offers guidance, support for teen dads

Fulton County offers guidance, support for teen dads

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Teen fathers in need of guidance and support on how to properly nurture their infants are invited to participate in a countywide program.

Teen DADS (Determined, Active, Dedicated, Supportive) provides young fathers with legal assistance to legitimize a child or children, and helps with job searches and continuing education to improve the dads' financial futures.

The program also includes gift cards to purchase diapers, formula, food, car seats and other baby items.

Slots are open for 40 fathers in the Teen DADS program. Interested teens must commit to active participation. A graduation is held for everyone who completes the program.

For more information on Teen DADS, call Roosevelt Muhammad at 404-613-8738.

Atlanta Baby & Child Expo is coming to the Fox Theatre on May 14th (Win Tickets!)

Atlanta Baby & Child Expo is coming to the Fox Theatre on May 14th (Win Tickets!)

Did you know that Atlanta will be the home to a "one day extravaganza of 'all things baby' for new moms and moms-to-be, as well as their friends & family?"

THE ATLANTA BABY AND CHILD EXPO is set for May 14th, 11am-3pm, at the Fox Theatre.  It offers the ultimate in pregnancy preparation and parenting products.

There will be swag bags for all attendees that register at least a week in advance as well as door prizes, a fashion show, photographers, design ideas for your nursery and Atlanta's premier professionals in the baby industry (OBGYNs, Pediatricians, Doulas and more!). The door prizes will be worth thousands of dollars (including nursery furniture, strollers, and many of the products on display at the event) so you don't want to miss out on this exciting event!

Right now, you have the chance to win tickets to the expo

MOTHER'S DAY GIFT! $50 for Choice of 3 Original Personalized Pieces of Jewelry – Shipped ($95 value)

MOTHER'S DAY GIFT! $50 for Choice of 3 Original Personalized Pieces of Jewelry – Shipped ($95 value)

Celebrate Mother's Day with Today's Scoop: 47% off gorgeous one-of-a-kind sterling silver and copper jewelry. Choose from 3 styles, each designed and made to order by hand. Buy as many as you want for the women in your life!

THIS EXCLUSIVE DEAL ENDS MONDAY, APRIL 18TH AT MIDNIGHT

Theater of the Stars auditions this weekend

Theater of the Stars auditions this weekend

ATLANTA -- Theater of the Stars is holding auditions this weekend for upcoming productions of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Fiddler on the Roof.

Adults are invited to try out on Friday, Apr. 15 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Auditions will be held in the third floor rehearsal hall at the Alliance Theatre (1280 Peachtree Street, 30309).

Participants will be asked to sing 16 bars of a song from a Broadway musical.

Children's auditions will be held on Saturday, Apr. 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

$135 for Mister Greggy's Goofy Magic Show Birthday Party ($225 Value)

$135 for Mister Greggy's Goofy Magic Show Birthday Party ($225 Value)

Quit clownin' around! Save $90 on your kid's next birthday party with Today's Scoop: 40% off a fabulous Mister Greggy's Goofy Magic Show Party. Magic, juggling, balloon animals and more! Best for kids ages 4 and up.

THIS EXCLUSIVE DEAL ENDS SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH AT MIDNIGHT

ScoopMama.com brings you the Insider Deals on Local Family Fun! We offer our subscribers unbeatable family-friendly deals with savings of 40-75% off kid-friendly activities, stores, restaurants, services and more. Please sign up today to get the Inside Scoop (its free to join). Follow us on Twitter or LIKE us on Facebook!

$100 for One Week of Adventure Club Camp at Mighty Jumps Indoor Party and Play Center ($200 value)

$100 for One Week of Adventure Club Camp at Mighty Jumps Indoor Party and Play Center ($200 value)

Check out a new summer camp option with Today's Scoop: 50% off Mighty Jumps’ – Adventure Club – the Summer Camp for Little Explorers. ($200 value) Fun activities, lots of jumping on the famous Mighty Jump inflatables, plus intro to rock climbing at Atlanta Rocks & demonstrations by professionals & high energy fitness classes at Bangkok Boxing.

THIS EXCLUSIVE DEAL ENDS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13TH AT MIDNIGHT

ScoopMama.com brings you the Insider Deals on Local Family Fun! We offer our subscribers unbeatable family-friendly deals with savings of 40-75% off kid-friendly activities, stores, restaurants, services and more. Please sign up today to get the Inside Scoop (its free to join).

City of Atlanta opens registration for Camp Best Friends

City of Atlanta opens registration for Camp Best Friends

ATLANTA -- (submitted by City of Atlanta) The summer months are just a few weeks away, and the school year is coming to a close.  Now is the best time to register for the City of Atlanta’s summer camp.  Registration for Camp Best Friends is open for youth ages 5 to 16.  There will be four specialty camps including one residential camp, 12 day camps, and two teen camps.  The regular camp season starts May 31st and runs through July 22.  The extended camp will be available from July 25th through August 5th at four locations.

The summer program will provide a variety of fun and age-appropriate activities including field trips, sports, special events, arts and crafts, nutrition, physical fitness, and games under the supervision of trained staff. 

The Camp Best Friends location sites for ages 5-16 are: 

  • Adams Park, 404-756-1828
  • Adamsville, 404-505-3181
  • Ben Hill, 404-3