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Upcoming Chapter Events


Click here to check our photos from BC's Eighth Annual National Day of Service


Please click on the links below for more information!

Additional events in your region

BC Atlanta Alumni Chapter Baseball Outing
Red Sox vs. Braves
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Turner Field, 755 Hank Aaron Dr SE, Atlanta
5:30 Pre-Game BBQ, BLUE LOT
7:00 First Pitch
$50.00 adult, ticket and pre-game (after April 18th $55.00)
$38.00 child, ticket and pre-game
Register

The Boston College Atlanta alumni chapter has purchased a block of tickets for an upcoming Red Sox vs. Braves game.  Please bring your family and friends and join your fellow Eagles as we cheer on the Sox (or Braves) to a win.  There'll be a pre-game bbq that will take place in the BLUE Lot that will include unlimited, hot dogs, hamburgers, chips, soda, beer, wine and of course a vegetarian options or two.

Tickets are limited to please register today!

Questions?  Please contact Chris Leslie at (678) 485-4156

Recent Past Events


BC Atlanta Chapter Men's Basketball Outing
Boston College vs. Georgia Tech
February 12, 2014 7:00 PM
McCamish Pavilion, Atlanta, GA 30313
$23.00 per person
Register

Join the local BC Atlanta Chapter as we cheer on the Eagles to a Victory over the Georgia Tech Ramblin Wreck. Limited tickets are available so purchase yours now!

If you have questions please contact Ann Marie Purr '03 @ ampurr@gmail.com

Cocktails in the Garden
Thursday, July 18, 6-9 p.m.
The Atlanta Botanical Gardens
1345 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta

Join your fellow Eagles for an exciting night in one of the most beautiful places you can imagine!  Tour the gardens, check out the "imaginary worlds" sculptures, or simply enjoy the music and cash bar under the night sky with your fellow alumni.  Price is $15.95 per person. 

Click here to register! 



Happy Hour
Thursday, June 27, 2013
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Monday Night Brewing
670 Trabert Ave NW
Atlanta, GA
http://mondaynightbrewing.com/public-tours-and-tastings/

Hey BC crew! It seems like everyone has been working hard so we thought a nice casual happy hour event might hit the spot. We'll be hanging out at one of Atlanta's newest and tastiest breweries, Monday Night Brewing, from 5:30 to 7:30 on Thursday, June 27th. $10 gets you a classy souvenir pint glass, with 4 complimentary 8oz tastings and a tour of the brewery if you so desire. Last call is at 7:15, so make sure not to be too late! There is a great patio to enjoy the summer weather and maybe even some live music if we are lucky. Directions and further info on the brewery can be found through the link above. 

Please R.S.V.P to Chris Leslie cnleslie@gmail.com



Annual Wine Tasting
Saturday, May 18, 2013
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Home of Michael McCunney '03 (address given upon registration)

Summer is right around the corner, and we are celebrating with a wine tasting featuring the flavors of summer.  The annual wine tasting is a great time to share in your alumni pride with an evening of conversation and laughter.

Click here to register!  If you have further questions, please contact Ann Marie Purr '04 or (617) 935-9387


BC Atlanta National Day of Service

The National Day of Service unites Boston College alumni across the country in the spirit of "men and women for others." The Jesuit commitment to service helps define the BC experience, and the annual event gives alumni a chance to reconnect with fellow BC graduates while making a difference in their communities. For more information please visit www.bc.edu/dayofservice.

Discovery Program at Park Lane Elementary School
Saturday, April 13, 9:45 a.m. - noon
2809 Blount St
East Point, GA
http://handsondiscovery.handsonatlanta.org/

Park Lane Elementary Discovery is a Saturday morning tutoring program that offers one-on-one and small group enrichment activities for at-risk children. Volunteers lead activities and help with reading and math skills for students in kindergarten through 5th grades. 

RSVP to Katelyn.Carey@gmail.com.


Annual Holiday Volunteer Event
Saturday, December 22
10:00 a.m.
Location: Town Center Prado Shopping Center, 2600 Prado Lane, Marietta, GA 30066

It is our annual tradition to wrap gifts for the Children's Restoration Network. Toys for Tots and CRN partner together to provide Christmas gifts for the underprivileged children of Atlanta. This is a great morning, where BC families share in the BC tradition of caring for others.  Please RSVP to Ann Marie Purr ‘04 at
ampurr@gmail.com


2012 - 2013 Football Game watches

November 10, 2012
BC vs. Notre Dame
Time: Check your local listing for up to date game times
Location:  Change of venue to be announced

RSVP: Chris Leslie
chrisleslie@hotmail.com


Saturday, October 20, 2012
Boston College vs. Georgia Tech Football Outing
Georgia Tech Campus – Exact lot to be announced
2 hours before Kick-off
Register

$55 Adult - ticket & tailgate
$45 Child - ticket & tailgate
$20 Adult - tailgate only
$10 Child - tailgate only

Please join Boston College alumni, friends, and fans in cheering on the Eagles as they battle the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium.  The BC Atlanta Chapter invites you to a pregame tailgate on Georgia Tech campus just a short walk to Bobby Dodd Stadium 2 hours prior to kick-off, be sure to check your local listings for up to date kick-off times.

Pregame tailgate includes game ticket, food, dessert & beverages (soda, water, beer) and plenty of BC cheer.

If you have questions please contact - Ellie Putnam ‘04 at gregorel@gmail.com


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 @ 7:00 P.M.
"Call For Volunteers” Planning Meeting
Gordon Biersch (Buckhead)
3242 Peachtree Road NE
Buckhead, Atlanta, GA 30305
404-264-0253

The BC Atlanta Chapter needs you....Time to share your ideas and get involved with the BC alumni in Atlanta.  We look forward to hearing from you.  Meetings open to all alumni and if you are unable to attend and wish to help with future events please contact Ann Marie at ampurr@gmail.com.


2012 - 2013 Football Game watches

September 29, 2012
BC vs. Clemson
Location: Hudson Grille Brookhaven
4046 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA


BC National Day of Service
Saturday, April 14th
9:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m

Hands on Atlanta – Discovery Program
Boyd Elementary School
1891 Johnson Road NW, Atlanta, Ga.

Age Minimum: 16 -17 (with Adult); otherwise, open to all adults.

Final details and directions will be provided the week prior to the event.

The Discovery Program is a two hour tutorial program for
elementary school students. They are paired one-on-one with volunteers who act
as tutors and mentors and guide them through the predetermined lessons
for the day. The subjects covered are reading, math, and science; no
expertise is required from the volunteers.

RSVP: Laurie-Ann Fallon ’94 (lafallon@gmail.com)

Date Event Location
Apr 25 2014
Arts Awards Celebration and Reception Boston College, Tent on Stokes Commons

Apr 26 2014
BC on the Road: Eagles for Others - Philadelphia, PA Gesu School, 1700 West Thompson Street, Philadelphia, PA

Apr 27 2014
Newton College New York Spring Tea At the home of Susan Pollock Kintner NC '64

Apr 27 2014
Newton College Washington, D.C., Tea Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, 9101 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD

May 1 2014
Newton College Boston Spring Reception Brae Burn Country Club, 326 Fuller Street, West Newton, MA

May 3 2014
Class of 1961 Mass and Dinner McMullen Museum, Gasson Hall, Boston College, Chestnut Hill campus

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