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• Madison AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday

Call 706-318- 1551 for more information.

•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.

•Join our History Makers and break every chain of addiction! This support group meets every second and fourth Monday at 7 p.m. Harvest Time Church, 2120 Athens Hwy, Madison GA 30650. For more information, call 706-474- 1109.

• Board of Commissioners have a meeting the first Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. and a work session the third 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.


We are asking professional artists, amateur artists, budding artists, really anyone who wants to participate to create an 8×10 painting that will then become part of The Great Art Wall of Madison. Sections of the wall will be displayed in many locations around town before the entire wall will come together at the unveiling on May 13th.  Just stop by the Madison Artists Guild Gallery located at 123 S Main Street in Madison to pick up a free canvas or to sign up for a workshop.  For more information, call Lori Williams at 770.312.3495. MAGallery hours are 10 am – 5pm Monday through Saturday and 1 – 5pm on Sundays. Closed on Tuesday.


May 5, 6, & 7

You are invited to the Face to Face Art Exhibition Portraits of the Infamous by Chris Cook The Colonial @ Main & Washington on May 5th, 6th & 7th

Hope to see you there!

Drop in during the Spring Tour of Homes happening

the same weekend.

Friday, May 5

6-8pm | Ages 5-10yrs ~ KIDSclub ~ Bring the kiddos to The Painted Pineapple for a night full of crafts, games, and fun! $15 for each child. Register at

Saturday, May 6

4-6pm ~ In The Sea Paint Night ~ Choose from our new Summer Board options perfect for your front door, porch or walls! Prices vary. Register at

Saturday, May 6

The members of St. Paul AME Church will be selling fish and chicken plates and sandwiches on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 10: 00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Please come out and help support us in this effort.

Saturday, May 6

The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) is offering a writing workshop with Dana Wildsmith starting Saturday, May 6. In Testing the Waters: First Time Fiction Writing, Dana will help demystify plot strategies, character development, creating scenes and descriptive writing through discussion and in-class writing activities. This 3-session class will be held on 3 consecutive Saturdays – May 6, 13 & 20 – from 9:30am to 12 noon each Saturday at 34 School Street in Watkinsville.

Saturday, May 6

Create a bracelet for Mom and a fairy dust necklace for yourself! Anytime between 12 – 5pm, $10 covers all. Canavan Home & Arts 125 West Jefferson Street Madison 706-343-0025

May 8, 9, & 10

Clements Chapel Christian Church, 583 Gray Hwy, Eatonton, GA 31024 invites you to join us in our annually 3 night revival on May 8-10, 2017 starting at 7:30pm.  The Guest Speaker will be Rev. Donald Harris of the Moore’s Chapel Baptist Church.  All churches are invited to help us left up the name of Jesus and assort his name together.  Thanking you in advance Clements Chapel Christian Church Family, Pastor Mamie Caldwell.

Friday, May 12

6:30pm ~ Summer Fruit Paint Night ~ Check out our new Summer Fruit Board options that will look perfect on your front door during the warm weather! Prices vary. Register at

Friday, May 12

From 6:00-9:00 pm in downtown Madison: Country Road Cruisers Spring-time Cruise-In and Car Show. We will close off West Jefferson Street from Main Street to the Town Park for the cars and our DJ.  Spectators can enjoy the FREE show with cars from around the state, Alabama, and the Carolinas. Car show participants pay only $15.00 and there will be over 20 awards and trophies.  Contact Stratton Hicky (706) 818-1751, or see for more information.

Saturday, May 13

Madison Lions Club presents Madison In May Road Race benefiting Morgan County Young Life. 16th ANNUAL MADISON IN MAY ROAD RACE 5K, 10.2K and 1 Mile Run Run.

Saturday, May 13

The annual food drive for the post office is coming up Saturday, May 13 2017. We ask that you put your non-perishable donations in a bag by your mailbox. We’ll deliver it to a local food bank.

Saturday, May 13

2-4pm ~ Mother/Daughter Mother’s Day Create Date ~ Mothers and Daughters of all ages are invited to our first Mother’s Day Event. Light refreshments served. Seats are limited. Pre-Registration required. $25 Register at

Saturday, May 13

The Madison Artists Guild invites everyone to come and celebrate the unveiling of the 2017 Great Art Wall of Madison on Saturday, May 13 from 5 – 8 pm at the Madison Artists Guild Gallery on Main Street. For those who have bought $30 tickets, they’ll be in the drawing to receive one of the canvases as we dismantle the wall. So join in on the celebration. Tickets are now on sale. We’ll only sell as many tickets as we have canvases. Stop by MAGallery at 123 S Main Street in Madison. For more information, call our Event Coordinator Lori Williams at 770.312.3495.

Sunday, May 14

Indian Creek Baptist Church, 2101 Monticello Road, Madison, GA 30650 invites you to join us for our Mother Day/Church Anniversary on May 14, 2017 starting at 11:00am.  The Speaker will be Rev. Donald Harris of the Moore’s Chapel Baptist Church.  All churches are invited to help us left up the name of Jesus.  Thanking you in advance the Indian Creek Baptist Church Family, Pastor Bobby Patman.

Saturday, May 20

6:30pm ~ Tropical Paint Night ~ Choose from our many Tropical Boards that are perfect for summertime! Prices vary. Register at

Saturday, May 27

5pm ~ PYOB Paint Night ~ Choose from all of our board options, also including our new summer-themed boards! Prices vary. Register at

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