Club News
Updated April 9, 2014

Important Information for Club Members

DUES: Membership dues are based on a standard calendar year, January through December. Membership dues and renewals are due by January 31 of each membership year.

Dues are now due! It's time to renew your membership for 2014!

Dues- Individual Membership $20.00, Couple/Family Membership $30.00

2014-2015 Renewals - if dues have not been paid by February 28th a $5 late fee will be assessed. If dues have not been paid by last day of March, the member will no longer be considered a member in good standing, with all of the associated ramifications. If a member has a check returned they must contact the Director of Finance before the last day of March and set up a time to make amends including the NSF charges by April 10 to be considered member in good standing.

If you join the Atlanta Parrot Head Club after October 1st your membership will be active for the remainder of the year and all of the following year. (For example October 15, 2014- December 31, 2015).

Dues are payable in cash or a check made out to "The Atlanta Parrot Head Club". Please pay your dues to Kristi Finley at Happy Hour, or by mail to:

APHC Membership
c/o Kristi Finley
6836 Sky Lane Drive
Acworth, GA 30102

You must pay your dues to be considered a member in good standing to participate in MOTM or to be eligible to buy club Buffett tickets (even if you have accummulated enough community service points).

Click here if you're interested in joining the Atlanta Parrot Head Club as a new member

Current members can renew online here:

Membership type
Name of person(s) renewing:

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You can also log into and send your payment directly to

Happy Hours are generally held on the second and fourth Saturday every month at various locations around the Atlanta metro area. Happy Hour generally starts at 6pm. Look for upcoming announcements concerning specials and discounts for APHC members. These specials will only be valid with your APHC name badge, so remember to bring it with you! See the Calendar for details.

NAMETAGS: If you have not received your club nametag or need a replacement please email Kristi Finley

BYLAWS: Club members, please follow this link to view our club bylaws

COMMUNITY SERVICE CALENDAR: Click here to download the Community Service calendar in MS Word format

EVENT OWNERS: Are you the organizer of a club social or service event? Click here to read the Event Owners Handbook and see what you've gotten yourself into!


Dues are due!
Membership Dues for 2014-2015 are now due


Social Networking

The Atlanta Parrot Head Club has it's very own home on Facebook
If you are a member of Facebook simply point your browser here to join.

You can follow the club on Twitter at @AtlantaPHC or by clicking here.


Community Service News

The "Community Service Year" runs from April to the following March, to roughly coincide with Jimmy's touring schedule.
Members in good standing must have earned at least eight community service points in a given "year" to be eligible to purchase Club Tickets to the concert.

Coming soon: The 2014-2015 Community Service Calendar!

*** We are looking for coordinators for events. Please email our Community Service Director ( if you are interested.


The Atlanta Parrot Head Club is governed by an elected Board of Directors, composed of five members in good standing. Directors serve staggered two year terms, with a limit of two consecutive terms. The board member designated as the Director of Finance does not have a term expiry.

The current members of the Board of Directors are:

Kristi Finley Director of Membership
Fred McFarlin Director of Communication
Cathy Edwards Social Director
Jeanette Gowen Director of Community Service
Ann Gotthelf Director of Finance

In addition the Board of Directors the Atlanta Parrot Head Club also maintains a Board of Trustees consisting of up to three members who formerly served on the Board of Directors. The Board of Trustees serves as an advisory council to the Board of Directors.

The current members of the Board of Trustees are:

Leslie Maske
Brent Jones
Joel Oates

You may reach all of the members of both the Board of Directors and the Board of Trustees at this email address:

Newsletter Archive - "The Peachtree and Palm Tree Press"

The newsletter is produced quarterly. The Fall edition is scheduled for August 31st, the Winter edition for November 30th, the Spring edition for February 28th, and the Summer edition for May 31st. Below you will find links to all of the issues. The newsletters are delivered as Adobe .pdf files, and require the free Adobe Reader to view and print. If you do not have the Adobe Reader, click here to install it:

Volume 1, Issue 1: Fall 2008

Volume 1, Issue 2: Winter 2008
Volume 2, Issue 1: Spring 2009
Volume 2, Issue 2: Summer 2009
Volume 2, Issue 3: Fall 2009
Volume 3, Issue 1: Spring 2010

Please contact newsletter editor at with feedback, ideas and story suggestions. We are always looking for writers! Have an idea for an article you'd like to write for the next newsletter? Contact us!