The Gold Museum Historic Site in Dahlonega is preparing to host another night of fun and history with the Gold Museum After Dark session Tuesday night.
ATHENS - The UGA Performing Arts Center will present the State Ballet Theatre of Russia in two performances of "Romeo and Juliet" at 8 p.m. on Jan. 17 and 18 in the Fine Arts Theatre located at 255 Baldwin St. in Athens.
Feel dumb when it comes to smartphones? Although it's hard to remember a time without cellphones and computers, keeping up with the ever-changing technological landscape isn't easy for everyone. To help area seniors keep the pace, the Mulberry Creek Community Center will host Active Generation Technology Tutoring from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 26. The class is being lead by experts from Best Buy of Gainesville. The event at ...
The City of Cornelia is getting an early start on its celebrations for Black History Month, which is recognized nationally in February.
Area talent goes on display in the annual Art from Georgia Schools exhibit.
Ever wondered how a lump of clay becomes a beautiful work of art? This week, ceramics artists Derek Hambly and Rose Esson-Dawson are demonstrating their technique for students in the Piedmont College art studio.
Good news for young astronauts in the making. The Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center is extending the "Living In Space" exhibit until March 3.
Rumors usually have a negative connotation. But when playwright Neil Simon started one, it turned out to be hilarious.
Baritone Matthew Markham and pianist Wei-En Hsu will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 6 in the Piedmont College Chapel in Demorest.
It's high time for a dose of good medicine. Mountain medicine, that is. The Mountain Music and Medicine Show is scheduled to return Jan. 7 to the Holly Theater in Dahlonega. This unique blend of music and theater was created and based in Dahlonega, and the show stays true to its roots. Six times a year, it is performed at the Holly. "What we do is present our radio show that showcases local musical talent, ...
Alex Hall may be young, but his musical resume hold its own against performers twice his age. For the last several years, the 17-year-old Gainesville resident has been busy writing songs, performing live and opening shows for artists like Frankie Ballard and Bucky Covington. He's also mentored younger musicians through First Verse, an after-school program for students interested in songwriting. It was created by members of the John Jarrard Foundation. Although he spends a lot ...
Grab your hats and put on your boots because it's time for bull riding in Gainesville. The Southeastern Championship Bull Riding returns to the Georgia Mountains Center this weekend for an 18th year. Southeastern Championship Bull Riding promoter and clown Bryan Hope said the organization is excited to return. "We've had a great turnout in the past, and I think this is something that the people around Gainesville really look forward to," Hope said. Hope ...
If you close your eyes and try to visualize Santa Claus or the New Year's baby, chances are the image in your head would match the ones created by commercial illustrator, J.C. Leyendecker.
The Oaks at Lanier Charter Career Academy is seeking works from artists ages 8 through adult to display on campus. As part of The Oaks' 2012 Art Showcase, the academy will highlight works by local artists and students attending educational institutions in the greater Hall County area. Specific categories of interest include painting, pastels, drawing, photography and digital art. Works may be submitted in suitable frames, wired and ready for hanging (no glass). Works ...
The lineup of musicians is set for the 16th annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival on April 21-22 in Dahlonega.
Gainesville First United Methodist Church is hosting its 17th annual Christmas is One Language concert this Sunday.
Nashville songwriter Chuck Jones, who has had a number of charting singles on country and pop radio, will perform his rich archive of tunes at 8 p.m. Friday night at The Crimson Moon Cafe in Dahlonega.
Sounds of Thanksgiving and Christmas can be heard in the historic gym at the Sautee Nacoochee Community Association Center soon.