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Call to artists for Fowl Art Show

Plans for the Spring Chicken Festival are officially under way now that a call to artists has been issued for the Fowl Art Show. Interested artists should prepare an original work measuring 11-by-14 inches or 14-by-11.

February 03, 2011 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Save a book and a buck at the Hall book swap

If you're looking for a good way to spend your quiet time consider snuggling in your favorite chair with a new book. Hall County Parks and Leisure invites you to drop by their main office and bring an old book to exchange for a new one.

February 03, 2011 | By Emily Perry For The Times | Get Out top stories


Oui, oui Henri: A taste of France at the High

The works of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, an artist born in France in 1864 and immortalized in films including 1952's "Moulin Rouge," and the 2001 version of the film of the same name, will be featured in an exhibit opening Saturday at Atlanta's High Museum of Art.

January 27, 2011 | Tasha Biggers | Get Out top stories


5 Questions with singer-songwriter Edwin McCain

For the fourth time, Southern soul man Edwin McCain will perform his chart-topping love songs in a Valentine's concert with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

January 27, 2011 | By Ashley Bates For Get Out | Get Out top stories


Got an eye for art?

ATLANTA - The High Museum of Art will host the second annual Collectors' Evening on Friday. The event, instituted in 2010 to build and improve the museum's permanent collection, invites guests to take an active role in choosing the next work of art to join the collection.

January 27, 2011 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


‘Where is the bird? We must go find the bird’

Scott Crocker is the director of "Ghost Bird," the documentary focused on the search for the elusive and believed-to-be-extinct ivory-billed woodpecker in the wilds of eastern Arkansas. He spoke by phone last week with The Times' Keith Albertson about the film, which is being screened at 7 p.m. Thursday at Elachee Nature Science Center in Gainesville.

January 27, 2011 | Keith Albertson | Get Out top stories


See the stars of ‘Harry Potter’ shine

Author J.K. Rowling may have made Harry Potter a household name, but the folks at the Coleman Planetarium in Dahlonega are working to spread the word across the universe.

January 27, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Get Out top stories


Gainesville band to hit the road after local show

The members of Damon Moon and the Whispering Drifters, a Gainesville-based band, has decided to kick off their fifth U.S. Tour in their own backyard.

January 27, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Get Out top stories


Old classic gets all dressed up

Another classic hits historic Holly Theatre's stage tonight, offering audiences an unusual take on love, marriage and, of course, murder.

January 27, 2011 | By Jennifer Jackson Whitley For Get Out | Get Out top stories


Dinner and a murder

The same thing happens every night at dinner: The table is set, the meal is served and family members compete for the "most boring day" award. Have no fear because Hall County Parks and Leisure has the antidote.

January 27, 2011 | By Emily Perry For Get Out | Get Out top stories


Contest is calling all shutterbugs

Next time you take your family to one of Hall County's 18 parks or community centers, snap some photos and they could be featured in the 2012 Hall County Parks and Leisure Calendar.

January 27, 2011 | Tasha Biggers | Get Out top stories


Gainesville College art instructors show off their skills

It isn't often that students get a chance to critique their teachers' work, but that's what's happening at Gainesville State College.

January 20, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Get Out top stories


Bling, bling: Sautee features art you can wear

The first of eight Sautee Nacoochee Center art shows debuts Friday, highlighting not paintings, photography or sculptures but wearable art.

January 20, 2011 | By Jennifer Jackson Whitley For The Times | Get Out top stories


The thread of art: Textile design show comes to NGCSU

The Bob Owens Art Gallery at North Georgia College and State University is taking a fresh look at a very old tradition: textile design.

January 20, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Get Out top stories


Penciling in the colors of nature

Colored pencils are Debra Yaun's tool of choice - she's even the president of the Atlanta chapter of the Colored Pencil Society of America - but many of her works evoke paintings or even photographs.

January 20, 2011 | Tasha Biggers | Get Out top stories


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Band pays tribute to conductor

Music of the common man is on tap for the Believers Band's spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday in Pearce Auditorium on the Brenau University campus in Gainesville.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Visitors may get an Up-close look at military life

Once a year, Camp Frank D. Merrill Ranger training facility opens its gates to welcome civilians for a day of racing and first-hand experience in tough Ranger military training.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Run over obstacles in annual Muddy Duck Dash

Over, under, around and through is the name of the game for the 2014 Muddy Duck Dash on Saturday at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Step back to rural times at Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm

Most people today cannot remember a time when they couldn't flip a switch on the wall for light.

April 24, 2014 | | Get Out top stories


Employers seek summer workers

High school students seeking summer employment will have the opportunity to hunt for a job in one swoop Saturday.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Vaccinate, microchip pets for protection

Vaccinating and microchipping pets are top priorities for the staff of the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Mountain festival sets up shop in Dahlonega

Musical jams, storytellers and arts and crafts celebrating the Southern Appalachian culture are the focus of the 18th annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival in Dahlonega.

April 24, 2014 | Andrew Akers | Get Out top stories


Chicken to flock to Gainesville's downtown square

Gainesville has been touted as the poultry capital of the world for as long as residents can remember, so for the 10th year in a row, the city is celebrating this fame with the annual Spring Chicken Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday on the downtown square.

April 24, 2014 | Kelsey Williamson | Get Out top stories


Antiques and plants pepper Braselton’s downtown area

More than 125 vendors will descend upon Braselton for the Antique & Garden Festival this weekend.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Flowery Branch Spring Festival kicks off in Old Town

The Flowery Branch Spring Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in historic downtown Flowery Branch along Railroad Avenue and Main Street.

April 24, 2014 | Lisa Laskey | Get Out top stories


Mid Life Crisis to rock crowd at Brenau

Music will fill the air surrounding Brenau University's amphitheatre on Saturday night as the band Mid Life Crisis rocks the college campus to benefit an area nonprofit.

April 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


'Twelve Angry Men' decide teen's fate in front of audience

After an 18-year-old man from a slum neighbor stood trial on the charges of fatally stabbing his father, 12 men head into the jury room to decide the teenager's fate.

April 17, 2014 | | Get Out top stories


Florida and Georgia artists frame their works in Sautee

Everyday life and symbolic works will adorn the halls of the Sautee Nacoochee Center for the next couple of months during an invitational exhibition.

April 17, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


See and touch real rabbits at North Georgia Zoo

As the Easter bunny prepares to make the rounds on Sunday, children will have the opportunity to meet his relatives this weekend at the North Georgia Zoo.

April 17, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


Two North Georgia bands share stage for one night

John King's high-energy country-driven Southern sound and the bluesy, jazzy sound of The Lefty Williams Band will collide for one night.

April 17, 2014 | From staff reports | Get Out top stories


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