Latest News & Events

Parent Advocate Coalition Graduation

January 17, 2023

Celebrate the graduation of DeKalb County School District parents who have successfully completed Parent Advocate Training as DCSD Parent Coalition members.  This was a co-facilitated training implemented by the Clarkston Community Center and DCSD’s Family I.M.P.A.C.T. Hub! Parents learned strategies to support their child’s success, gained a deeper understanding of how to navigate the DCSD…

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Tai Chi is Back!

January 4, 2023

The Clarkston Community Center and the Tai Chi 4 L.I.F.E. Cooperative are happy to announce the start of in-person Tai Chi and Qiqong classes beginning next week Tuesday, January 10th! Led by instructor Steve Dorage, this class guides students in the Chinese martial art of Tai Chi, a meditative process of movement that aids relaxation…

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Join Our End-Of-Year Giving Campaign!

December 16, 2022

Looking for a great way to end your year right? Still interested in making a difference in your community? A donation to the Clarkston Community Center could be just the thing! Join our end-of-year giving campaign and be a part of the mission that supports one of America’s most diverse communities. With your help, we…

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Parent Advocate Coalition Graduation

Celebrate the graduation of DeKalb County School District parents who have successfully completed Parent Advocate Training as DCSD Parent Coalition members.  This was a co-facilitated training implemented by the Clarkston Community Center and DCSD’s Family I.M.P.A.C.T. Hub! Parents learned strategies to support their child’s success, gained a deeper understanding of how to navigate the DCSD…

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Tai Chi is Back!

The Clarkston Community Center and the Tai Chi 4 L.I.F.E. Cooperative are happy to announce the start of in-person Tai Chi and Qiqong classes beginning next week Tuesday, January 10th! Led by instructor Steve Dorage, this class guides students in the Chinese martial art of Tai Chi, a meditative process of movement that aids relaxation…

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Join Our End-Of-Year Giving Campaign!

Looking for a great way to end your year right? Still interested in making a difference in your community? A donation to the Clarkston Community Center could be just the thing! Join our end-of-year giving campaign and be a part of the mission that supports one of America’s most diverse communities. With your help, we…

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Thank You For Your Coat Donations!

A big thank you to all of our volunteers and partners who donated coats this winter season to help neighbors in need! Over the last two months, we received approximately 150 donations and were able to help so many in need of some extra warmth this winter. Thank you to all who participated this year,…

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Keep Your Community Safe – Get Vaccinated!

Don’t let yourself get caught feeling under the weather! The Clarkston Community Center is hosting a vaccine drive on Monday, December 12 from 11am – 5pm for vaccines that protect against the flu virus AND for vaccines that protect against the COVID-19 virus. Working with our partners from CORE Response, the International Rescue Committee, DeKalb…

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Free Rides to Vote!

Need help getting to the polls for the December 6th runoff election? Catch a free ride with Uber! For more information visit the links or call the phone numbers found below. Don’t forget to vote! To book an Uber directly use the promo code VoteGA in the app or use the voucher link at runoff.vote…

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CCC Coat and Food Drive is Ongoing!

Help those in need this season by donating with our ongoing coat and food drive! Simply use the links below or scan the QR codes to navigate to our official Clarkston Community Center Amazon wishlists and purchase a new coat or a food item to support our neighbors this winter. Your purchase will be shipped…

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2022 CCC Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair Returns!

The Clarkston Community Center’s annual holiday craft fair is back! Get your holiday shopping done early and find that special gift for that special someone when you purchase a handmade craft item from one of dozens of local businesses! This is an event the whole family can enjoy! Not only will there be many beautifully…

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Runoff Election for US Senate is December 6th

A runoff election to determine the winner of the race for US Senate between incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock and challenger Herschel Walker will be held on December 6th. Early voting for this election begins on November 28th. For more information, click the button below. Make the power of your voice heard! 2022 Georgia Senate Runoff…

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Election Day is November 8th – Vote!

Get out the vote, Clarkston! Elections for federal and state offices are being held Tuesday, November 8th. Early voting has already started, and runs through November 4th. Don’t wait: make your voice heard! For more information on where and how to vote, click the button below! Clarkston Voter Guide

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What kind of youth programs would you like to see from the City of Clarkston? Have your say by filling out the youth survey linked below! Surveys can be printed out and returned to the Clarkston Community Center or Clarkston City Hall. Youth Survey

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Fresh on DeK – Mobile Farmers Market

Fresh on DeKalb, a mobile Farmers Market will be in our parking lot until 11am every Friday providing Dekalb County residents nutritional education and FREE produce.

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Now Hiring – Open Positions

The STEAM-Plus Summer Camp will be starting June 6th and will last until July 22nd; Monday-Friday 8:30am to 3:30pm. If interested in becoming a camp counselor (unpaid), please complete the following application form: https://forms.gle/qMcA5mbX6dvBLxxT8 If interested in being hired as the Part-Time STEAM-Plus Summer Camp Coordinator (paid), please send in your resume to [email protected]

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DeKalb County Sights N’ Sounds Program – OPEN ENROLLMENT

DeKalb County Sights N’ Sounds Program is committed to providing students with exposure to the film, art,’, and music production and recording industries. Sights N’ Sounds program will offer workshops to encourage youth to gain interest and pursue a career in the entertainment field through our four focus areas of learning to encourage youth to…

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Global Youth Service Day – Register as a Volunteer

GLOBAL YOUTH SERVICE DAY Youth and adult volunteers are needed for a service event hosted by Easton Banks Learning & Life Center, Inc. at Stephenson High School on April 30, 2022 from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Volunteers will be assisting in seed saving, canned food drive, and garden clean-up. Volunteers that are in high school and…

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CCC STEAM-Plus Summer Camp

It’s almost that time! Registration for the CCC STEAM-Plus Summer Camp begins in May. For more information on days, times, payment, food, classes & activities please contact our Youth Coordinator, Eric Williams at [email protected] or 404-508-1050.

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CCC & Goodwill Career Expo

In partnership with the Decatur Goodwill Career Center Goodwill Industries International, the Clarkston Community Center will be hosting a Career Expo! There will be several hiring managers and resources from various industries provided to those searching for employment. Date: April 27, 2022 Time: 10am – 1pm Location: Clarkston Community Center 3701 College Avenue Clarkston, Ga…

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Parent Advocate Training

We are now enrolling parents into our Parent Advocate Training in partnership with the DeKalb County School District Department of Parent & Family Engagement. In this training parents will learn various techniques in advocating for their children and community. First training is on April 23, 2022 – 11am to 1pm. Location: Clarkston Community Center 3701 College…

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Upcoming Clarkston Cares Food Pantry Distribution Dates

Down below are the dates that we will be hosting our Clarkston Cares Food Pantry Distribution. May 7, 2022 June 4, 2022 July 9, 2022    

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New Employment Announcement

The Clarkston Community Center is looking to hire a part-time Youth Coordinator to oversee ALL youth programming here at the CCC. The ideal candidate will be an experienced youth leader with strong project management and communication skills. If interested, please send resumes to [email protected]

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