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Decatur Mayor Jim Basket, left, and Olympian Jeff Galloway are ready to Get Active!

The Kaiser Permanente Get Active! Atlanta and Team Decatur Kickoff Event will be held at the Decatur Recreation Center, 215 Sycamore St.,  on July 15 from 6 to 8 pm.

Join Mayor Jim Baskett and race director and Olympian Jeff Galloway for this fun event which kicks off the free eight week training program offered through Sept. 10. There will be a fitness expo, drawings for prizes, and information on joining Team Decatur, the running and walking group formed to participate in the Kaiser Permanente Run/Walk 5k.

Be sure to wear your fitness clothes to participate in jazzercise, tai chi, aerobics and more. For more information, visit



Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.