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• 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, email us at, or call our office at (706) 769-4565

• 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.

• Madison Al-Anon

meetings every Thursday

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




Faith-based yoga classes offered weekly at The Studio at Icehouse Creative. Sunday 3pm, Tuesday 8:30am, Wednesday 6:30pm. See for monthly specials.  Mats provided or bring your own.

• 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 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.”

•Thursday, Dec 8

Madison Artists Guild’s 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. This workshop fills up fast, so don’t delay. Get your tickets at MAGallery at 123 S Main Street. For more information, call 706.342.9360.

Saturday, Dec 10

10-2pm Family Workshop: Make a Santa or Angel Fencepost person at The Painted Pineapple. Open Studio crafts are also available for the family. See image at The Painted Pineapple is Located inside Icehouse Creative a Town Park.

Saturday, Dec 10

Painting workshop at MAGallery 1 – 4pm

Artist Kathy Cuiffi will guide you through painting a palette knife angel. You’ll leave with a 16” x 20” canvas you’ll be proud to hang or give as a gift. Cost is $45 which includes the canvas and all supplies. Sign up at MAGallery located at 123 S Main Street, Madison. Or call 706.342.9360.

Saturday, Dec 10

The Pastor and family of Bethlehem Baptist Church, are sponsoring a Toys/coat drive for children of underprivileged families of Morgan County. This event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 12 noon until 5 p.m. at Wal-Mart in Madison. We are asking as many as will to purchase a coat / toy or both for a boy or girl. Thank you in advance.

Saturday, Dec 10

at 4 p.m. the T. E. Kindell Praise Team will celebrate their 10th Anniversary. Please come out to Mt. Zion in Buckhead and help them celebrate Jesus in Dance!

Saturday, Dec 10

Everyone is invited to the fifth annual Christmas at step back event. Decorated for Christmas, the buildings are furnished with authentic. Antiques, accessories and goods. Pharma Quitman of the times, I saw mill, and liquor still can be found in the settlement.

There is no admission fee. Step back is located at 176A Dentist Station Rd., Eatonton, GA 31024

For more for mission contact Roger Pierce- 706-473-1379. Website:

Sunday, Dec 11

Beacon Heights Baptist Church. 1051 Carmichael dr, Madison   6:00 pm musical presentation by pianist,  June Wallace,  “Christmas Presence – The Message Behind the Song”  featuring Mary Noe, soprano and Kevin Noe, narrator.

Sunday, Dec 11

Gresham Grove Baptist Church will honor Pastor, Reverend J.T. Hughey and First Lady Glenda Hughey on December 11, 2016.  The Pastoral celebration for their 6 years of dedicated service will begin at 2:00pm.  Reverend David T. Batts and the New Life Baptist Church in Athens, Georgia will be our special guest.  Dinner will be served.

Tuesday, Dec 13

Toddler Tuesdays: 11-3pm The Painted Pineapple is welcoming all toddlers and caregivers to come see us at a special time. Free Story at 11, process art table, Keepsake crafts on the buffet and an extra set of hands to assist. The Painted Pineapple is Located inside Icehouse Creative a Town Park.

Tuesday, Dec 13

2016 Annual Legislative Forum  – Morgan County Family Connection is pleased to partner with GA Power and the Madison-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce to host our 2016 Annual Legislative Event. Join us at 9 AM in the City of Madison Meeting Hall – Suite 400 located at 160 N. Main Street (High Street Entrance) in Madison. For additional information, please contact Velde Hardy at or 706-438-1515.

Thursday, Dec 17

10-2pm Family Workshop: Make a keepsake handprint Christmas Sign at The Painted Pineapple. Open Studio crafts are also available for the family. See image at The Painted Pineapple is Located inside Icehouse Creative a Town Park.

Friday, Dec 18

Beacon Heights Baptist Church. 1051 Carmichael dr, Madison  6:00 pm  Annual Christmas Cantata.  “ The Light of Bethlehem”

Saturday, Dec 31

Ball-Noon Drop- Family Fun at The Painted Pineapple (located inside Icehouse Creative at Town Park) 10am-12pm with balloon drop at 12pm. More details to come!

Thursday, Jan 5

Council member Chris Hodges will host the first Town Hall Meeting of 2017 for District 5 on January 5, 6-7pm (Church of Christ Fellowship Room, 1251 Old Atlanta Hwy (HWY 278).

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