• 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
• 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.
• All Fired UP! Contemporary Pottery and Ceramic Art from the Hathia and Andrew Hayes Collection Continues Through November 23
Composed of approximately 250 pieces by over twenty artists working in the past half-century. For further information please visit www.steffenthomas.org or call 706-342- 7557. The Steffen Thomas Museum of Art is a single artist museum dedicated to the works and life of Steffen Thomas and is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 – 4 or by appointment. It is located in Buckhead, GA near Madison at 4200 Bethany Road.
•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.
•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!
•Friday, Nov 11
MADISON ARTISTS GUILD SHOW OPENING
FEATURING PAINTER PETER MUZYKA
5 – 7pm at MAGallery on Main St
In honor of Veteran’s Day, Madison Artists Guild invites everyone to the opening reception featuring artist and Vietnam Veteran Peter Muzyka. Come and visit with Peter and view his amazing egg tempera and oil paintings. 123 S Main Street, Madison. For more information, call 706.342.9360.
•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 12
Farmview Schoolhouse offers “First Steps to Gardening” Hiram Johnston teaches the elements of raised bed gardening including preparation for planting, choices of plants and ideas for layout and best production. A perfect class for the wannabe kitchen gardener! $25 10 AM- noon Farmview Market Pre-register at www.farmviewmarket.com/classes/
•Tuesday, Nov 15
Farmview Schoolhouse offers “The Nutritious Fall Garden” Local organic farmer Suzy Compere and nutritionist Nene Clayton will be sharing growing tips and methods for the vegetables of fall as well as providing a tasting of a variety of healthy, delicious dishes prepared with their fall vegetables. Recipes will be shared with participants. $30 Tuesday, November 15 4:30-6:30 PM Farmview Market
Pre-register at www.farmviewmarket.com/classes
•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!
•Saturday, Nov 19
Greene County High School 9 AM – 4PM 1002 S.Main St. Greensboro, GA 30642 Meadowcrest Arts & Crafts Market Sponsored by The Pilot Club of Greene County Fighting Alzheimer’s and other brain related disorders. Info at meadowcrestartsandcraftmarket.com or Rosa Sides 706-816-1883
•Thursday, Nov 24
Thanksgiving Mass Feeding will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Morgan County High School. Please come out and volunteer. If you know of anyone that might need a meal for Thanksgiving please call 706-342-4260. Deadline to call is Monday, November 21.The community would love for you to dine in at the High School and fellowship. Don’t delay, call today!
•Sunday, Nov 27
Elohim Prophetical Tabernacle invites you to join us for 72 hours of Prayer and Praise. It will start at 8 a.m. Friday, November 25 and end t 8 a.m. Sunday, November 27. Contact information: Prophetess V. Binion 706-474-8360 or Vivian Benn Daniels 706-818-3595. Apostle Charles Binion.
•Monday, Nov 28
Farmview Schoolhouse offers “Gettin’ Into Knitting” Creative and maker Frances Pitts welcomes all to learn the basics of knitting with a simple beginner’s project. Instruction, guidance and resources will be shared. $25 Monday, November 28 4-6 PM Farmview Market Pre-register at www. farmviewmarket.com/classes
•Thursday, Dec 8
Madison Artists Guild 16th Annual Gingerbread Workshop, 6:30pm -8pm at the Madison Morgan Cultural Center Annex on Foster Street Fun for the whole family. We’ll also have a contest for 11-14 year olds with a $50 cash prize for most creative design. Advanced tickets are $17 per house for non-members of the Madison Artists Guild or $15 per house for MAG members if purchased by December 5th. Tickets sold at the door will be $20 for each house. Get your tickets at MAGallery at 123 S Main Street. For more information, call 706.342.9360.