Most kids don't look forward to summer break ending and the return to school. So perhaps a little historical perspective can ease the transition.
It's going to be a busy weekend at Amicalola Falls State Park as interpretive rangers offer Wilderness Survival Weekend on Saturday and Sunday at the park.
The Georgia Heritage Center for the Arts is now scheduling fiber artists who create wearable art to participate in a fashion show.
Artists have been invited to submit examples of their work for judging and display at the Military Aviation Museum in Virginia, which will have its first art show and exhibit Sept. 16 to Oct. 16.
Local artist Chad Shore will have works on display featuring pieces by area teens who participated in the "Portfolio Series" at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center.
If you been thinking about a new look for your home or office, hit up the downtown Gainesville square Friday evening. The final Art Walk will take place from 5-8 p.m. Aug. 5, with plenty of local artists on hand.
Remember that feeling of pushing your Tonka truck through the dirt? How about the first time grandpa let you ride with him on the tractor?
A family fun run and 5K will help raise funds for Alto resident Haley Scott. The first Haley's Miracle 5K & City Park Fun Run benefit will be held Aug. 6 at City Park in Cornelia.
An art project Saturday at Lakeshore Mall can nurture your creative side while helping fill tables for needy families.
Music will again serve as a healing force when the 13th annual benefit for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital will be held at 6 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Georgia Mountains Center.
Smithgall Woods State Park near Helen will welcome visitors Saturday to its annual "Gold Fever" event.
"Play It Again, Sam" is a theatrical play written by Woody Allen, then put on film in 1972. It tells the story of a man dealing with a messy divorce and seeking advice from his friends and even the ghost of Humphrey Bogart.
A comedic twist on a serious topic is the focus of a comedy show Aug. 9 in Lawrenceville.
Since last week, a group of local athletes have been heading to the Brenau University Fitness Center for an intensive summer camp.
A couple of unique performances highlight this year's Broadway in the Park musical by the Suwanee Performing Arts.
Inspired by the death of the "Match King," Ivar Kreuger, the Gainesville High School Theatre will produce "The Night of January 16th" next week.
The award-winning songwriters of the South are back in town again.
Eastern cultural will descend upon the banks of Lake Lanier as the Atlanta Dragon Boat Festival launches its competition Saturday in Gainesville.
A much-loved tradition is once again visiting the streets of downtown Flowery Branch.
Find your appetite while you find your way out of the corn this fall. Then have yourself a piece of pumpkin pie.
Are you craftier than a Boy Scout?