Gardeners, landscape architects, preservationists and plant lovers of all levels and expertise will gather at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia in Athens for the 2013 Southern Garden Heritage Conference.
From staff reports
If you're looking for a way to celebrate Arbor day with other tree lovers, look no further than Gainesville.
A behind-the-scenes look at the glamorous world of modeling is the next feature in the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers sponsored by The Arts Council, University of North Georgia, Oakwood and South Arts.
This month, the Gainesville Theatre Alliance features the work of three theater professionals working alongside GTA's college theater students on Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun," considered the play that "changed American theatre forever" by the New York Times.
The Northeast Georgia History Center is hosting Family Day from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10 with activities for all ages.
Fawn Germer, best-selling author, international speaker and four-time Pulitzer Prize nominee will be the featured guest at the Feb. 12 WomenSource meeting, "Motivating Women: Encouraging Professional and Personal Success."
Todd Oliver brings his Dogs Gone Wild Tour to Ramsey Concert Hall at the Performing Arts Center in Athens for two performances at 8 p.m. Feb. 8-9.
The UGA Performing Arts Center will present The King's Singers at 8 p.m. Feb. 11 in Hodgson Concert Hall.
The University of Georgia researcher whose "Kitty Cams" project made national news last year will detail some of her findings in "The Effects of Cats on Urban Wildlife" at the Oconee Rivers Audubon Society's next meeting, set for 7 p.m. Feb. 7 at Sandy Creek Nature Center.
The Ludwig Symphony Orchestra presents "A Beethoven Romance For Valentine's Day" gala concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.
Edgar Allan Poe's tortured psyche is resurrected in "Tales of Edgar Allan Poe," opening Feb. 12 at the Center for Puppetry Arts' Downstairs Theater in Atlanta.
Audiences will get a taste of the 18th century when the Piedmont College Department of Theatre presents "She Stoops to Conquer."
Violinist Sasha Ferreira will perform a free concert at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Grace Episcopal Church in Gainesville.
In November, Dahlonega welcomed its newest historical attraction: the Chestatee River Diving Bell, a piece of 19th century technology rescued from the river's depths.
While Christmas consumerism runs rampant this holiday season, the Environmental and Heritage Center is offering an escape to the hustle and bustle.
A performance troupe will descend on the Gainesville High School stage to recount the tale of a young prince named "Pippin."
As every knows the classic Charles Dickens tale "A Christmas Carol," the Habersham Community Theatre troupe has decided to turn the traditional holiday tale upside down.
Singers have been rehearsing and will be ready to gather on a decorated stage in the shape of a Christmas tree to perform the "Living Christmas Tree" concert next week.
Sautee Nacoochee residents will get into the mood of Christmas with its Community Chorale concert next weekend.
Artwork, leather and handcrafted gifts will fill the rooms for the holiday season at Bowen Center for the Arts in Dawsonville.
Three new promising exhibitions will adorn the walls of the Quinlan Visual Arts Center for the winter season in Gainesville.
World War II, for those a little rusty on their history, wasn't won by Brad Pitt or Gen. Patton or Captain America.
Santa Claus is scheduled to make a special trip to Hall County's community centers this year for breakfast.
Hall County firefighters will hit the pavement in a race to raise money for their injured comrades.
Cheryl Strayed, as played by Reese Witherspoon in Jean-Marc Vallee's "Wild," is, bless the lord, not an easily discernible type.
Christmas comes early to Gainesville when Christmas on Green Street takes over the downtown area Dec. 7.
As twinkling lights are strung and the scent of pine lingers through the air, the Northeast Georgia community prepares for the Christmas season. Along with the numerous activities planned in the Gainesville area, surrounding cities and towns have their fair share of events planned to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.