•Open Studio at the
Painted Pineapple July 12th to 15th, Tues to Fri, 10am to 6ish pm
Looking for something fun to do during the hot summer months? The Painted Pineapple will be open to walk-ins for creative fun! Simply drop-in during our Open Studio hours and create. Open Studio consists of process art for a small studio fee or choose from a variety of pre prepped crafts and projects priced based on project.
• Oconee Cultural Arts
Foundation Cameron Hampton Workshop Series
The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) is offering a unique series of one-day Saturday workshops with Cameron Hampton. Workshops are taught in a casual studio environment with hands-on demonstrations and individual assistance by the instructor. You can take just one class or all (separate fee for each) as each class will focus on a different medium and/or technique. Workshops are currently offered in Drawing, Painting (Multi-Media), Watercolor, Pastels and Sculpture. For more information and online registration, go to our website at www.ocaf.com, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call our office at (706) 769-4565
• Madison Al-Anon meetings
Al-Anon is a support group for those affected by someone else’s drinking—be it a family member or a friend—who may or may not still be drinking. Meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. each Thursday night at the white building next to the Episcopal Church: 338 Academy St, Madison, GA. For more information, call 706-431- 6013.
• Madison AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday
Call 706-318- 1551 for more
• YOGAFAITH OF MADISON
Faith-based yoga classes offered weekly at The Studio at Icehouse Creative. Sunday 3pm, Tuesday 8:30am, Wednesday 6:30pm. See www.facebook.com/yogafaithmadison for monthly specials. Mats provided or bring your own.
• Join our History Makers and break every chain of addiction!
This support group meets every 2 nd and 4 th Monday at 7:00 p.m. Harvest Time Church, 2120 Athens Hwy,
Madison GA 30650. For more information, call Stacey Carver (706) 474-1109.
• Compassion for Cancer Yoga
Pointe of Grace each Friday from 3 p.m. until 4:15 p.m. Free class. Offered by certified yoga instructor, Allie Bourgeois. This is for cancer patients and survivors. Also open to those with heart disease, diabetes, auto immune deficiency, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis. Also open to care givers such as family members, nurses, hospice & oncology professionals.
• Board of Commissioners have a meeting the first Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. and a work session the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 5 p.m. in the board room at the Board of Commissioners Administrative Building
• Eatonton Duplicate Bridge Club
An official member of the American Contract Bridge League, is now meeting at the Parkside Main 8 Theater,1050 Parkside Main, Greensboro, at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information contact Betty Roper at 706-467-3079.
• 45 Years of Art and Artists:
Works from the Hathia and Andy Hayes Collection
Through August 20 at the Steffen Thomas Museum of Art. Included in this exhibit are paintings and prints selected from the Hayes’ collection and include works by national and international artists. Artistic styles range from Expressionistic and Impressionistic to pure abstraction. Most works were produced from the mid 20th to the early 21st centuries.
•Sept 17- Dec 11
The Georgia Museum of Art will present the exhibition, “Icon of Modernism: Representing the Brooklyn Bridge, 1883-1950.”
•Oct 4- Nov. 15
St. Mary’s Hospice Services is now accepting applications for its Healing Grief workshop, a free 7-week program for adults who have lost a loved one through death. The group will meet from 2-4 p.m. each Tuesday from Oct. 4 through Nov. 15 at Chapelwood United Methodist Church, 100 Janice Drive, Athens. Participants need to complete an application in order to enroll. To request an application or for more information, call St. Mary’s Hospice at 706.389.2273 or, toll-free, 1.800.822.3381.
•Friday, Nov 4
Come enjoy Christmas music favorites performed find Gene yaws! Accompanied by a live orchestra directed by Michael Wells. Delicious Christmas treats will also be available! Please call 706-453-1908 to reserve your free seats today. Doors open at 6 PM and the show starts at 7 PM. Grace Fellowship, 1971 S. Main St., Greensboro
•Saturday, Nov 5
Athens Montessori School (AMS) invites Athens and surrounding communities to join their Annual Fall Festival, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. There are many activities to enjoy live music, magic shows, a petting zoo, face painting, book fair, cake walks, bake sale, moonwalks, arts and craft vendors.
3145 Barnett Shoals Road, Athens, Ga. 30605
•Thursday, Nov 10
FREE VETERANS BBQ
Veterans of Morgan County are invited to a free BBQ hosted by the Air Force Junior ROTC GA-945 Bulldog Group of Morgan County High School on Thursday afternoon, the 10th of November, from 5pm to 7pm at the MCHS Cafeteria. Please join us for a free BBQ plate. THANK YOU for your service!
•Saturday, Nov 12
Godfrey Community Park, Inc. annual Pork BBQ & Stew from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Park. Plates are $9.00. Children’s plates available. Call Esther Curry for details or advance tickets (706) 474-5963.
•Saturday, Nov 19
Senior Center Annual Christmas Craft and Ceramic Sale. 8-3 PM, tickets one dollar each for ceramic tree. The drawing for the Christmas tree raffle will be held on that day, no need to be present to win!