August Newsletter and Upcoming Events

TAP-ATL has a lot of great hings planned for the month of August.

August TAPpy Hour at Sweet Auburn BBQ – Tomorrow 8/14

2014-08-14 Aug. Happy Hour at Sweet Auburn BBQ Blog

Please join TAP-ATL for our August TAPpy Hour at Sweet Auburn BBQ. Yes, this is the same Sweet Auburn BBQ that you see at food truck parks. They recently opened a store in Virginia Highlands with a bar and extended menu.

Tasty snacks and special cocktails will be available for purchase. Come enjoy good food and drinks with good company!

For more information about Sweet Auburn BBQ, visit their website at

Where: Sweet Auburn BBQ, 656 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Hope to see you all there!

Mandarin Dinner Series at Ah-Ma’s Taiwanese Kitchen – 8/27

2014-08-27 Mandarin Dinner Series at Ah-Ma's Blog

Looking for more opportunities to practice your Mandarin? Make your parents proud and come 練習中文 with us over a delicious dinner!

Join us for this month’s mandarin dinner series at Ah-Ma’s Taiwanese Kitchen, a new Taiwanese restaurant in Midtown by Piedmont Park. The owners have agreed to open the restaurant on their off-day just for our TAP ATL members to enjoy an exclusive $20 tasting menu featuring delicious Taiwanese street food dishes that are yet to be added to the regular menu. This event is limited to the first 20 to RSVP on the Facebook event. If all 20 seats have been filled, additional RSVPs will be added to the wait list and will be notified if more space becomes available.

Where: Ah-Ma’s Taiwanese Kitchen, 931 Monroe Dr. Suite A-108, Atlanta, GA 30308
When: Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at 6pm sharp

Dragon Boat Festival with Newell Rubbermaid – 9/13

2014-09-13 Dragon Boat Race Blog

It’s Dragon Boat Season!

TAP will be joining Newell Rubbermaid’s team this year for the Dragon Boat Race at Lake Lanier on September 13, 2014. This is an excellent opportunity to network with current employees at Newell Rubbermaid and also a great chance to just have some fun! There is a casual boat for people that are rowing for fun and competitive boat for people that want to win! Anyone who is interested is welcome to join the team! If rowing is not your thing, come to the practices and race to cheer on the team!

Practice Dates:
Saturday, August 9th: 10:00am – 11:30am
Sunday, August 17th: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Saturday, August 23rd: 10:00am – 11:30am
**Not required to attend all three practices, but is strongly encouraged.

Race Date:
Saturday, September 13: 7:00am – 4:00pm

Grill out lunch will be provided after all practices.
Wear appropriate water sports attire, sunscreen, sunglasses, etc.

Please email Michael ( if you wish to join the team or come to any practices. A head count for lunch is needed.

Where: Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club (LCKC), 3105 Clarks Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30506
When: Mornings of August 9, August 17, August 23, and September 13
RSVP: Michael ( or

For more information about the Dragon Boat Race, visit

Reminder: Taiwanese Cookbooks for Sale!


Please support TAP-ATL by buying a Taiwanese Cookbook (click here for pictures). Learn how to cook your favorite Taiwanese dishes. These are also great gift items for friends and family members. We are selling them at a discounted price of $20 per book but we will need 20 pre-orders before we can place the order. If interested in pre-ordering a cookbook, please email


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