Book Signing of “Night Flyers & Other Stories” hosted by Allied Arts

Night Flyers Book Cover ImageNovember 19
“Night Flyers & Other Stories” Book Signing hosted by Allied Arts
1-3pm

Author Harold A. Lawrence will sign copies of his latest book, “Nightflyers and Other Stories” at the Marlor House, 201 N. Wayne St.

This is a free community event for all book-lovers and spooky-story enthusiasts. “Night Flyers and Other Stories” will be on sale during the signing. Cash, check, and card will be accepted.

Color My World Exhibit Opening: K-12 Baldwin County School Student Art

Color My World Exhibit ImageNovember 5
Opening Reception: Color My World Exhibit of Baldwin County School Student Art
presented by Allied Arts
1-3pm

Each grade, from K-12, is represented in this exhibit of over 100 artworks by Baldwin County School students themed “Color My World.” Hosted by Allied Arts, a Baldwin County Schools Partner in Education, the exhibit is part of an initiative to bring attention to local artistic talent at all levels

Light refreshments will be served. Families & the public are invited to attend. The exhibit will be on display from Sunday, November 5 to Wednesday, November 22.

Pottery Painting at Mod Podge Mama

Mod Podge Mama Studio ImageNovember 3
Mod Podge Mama’s Pottery Painting at First Friday
5:30-9pm

Deep Roots Festival

A long-time favorite of locals, tourists and college students alike since 2000, Deep Roots  is a lively cultural arts and music festival that brings historic downtown Milledgeville to life like nothing else. Boasting a 17,000+ attendance in 2016, it beckons travelers from all over with an antique car show, live entertainment ranging from bluegrass to rock-and-roll, artist market, and a “LittleRoots KidZone.” A day at the festival will allow you to see talent, art and products from national, regional and local individuals and businesses. For the third year, this year’s festival will host the Georgia Barbecue Association’s State Championship.

Festivities kick-off at 10 a.m. and the music pumps until midnight. Downtown streets are closed, allowing festival goers to dine in their favorite establishments or try a pop-up vendor, shop the festival arts or our merchants, and dance in the street.

Admission to the festival is an all-day pass, festival attendees may come and go throughout the day.

Pre-sale tickets will be available at the Main Street office [date TBA] inside the Economic Development Center at 105 E. Hancock Street
Hours of Operation: M-F, 8am-4:55pm.

Get full details on the Deep Roots Festival website here.

Lockerly Arboretum: Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day Linked ImageOctober 14
Family Fun Day at
Lockerly Arboretum

10am-3pm

Lockerly Arboretum will host Family Fun Day, a free event with tons of activities including rock painting, kids-n-clay, hay rides, nature walks, games, and more! Scarecrows will be on display for viewing enjoyment & voting on your favorite.

Allied Arts: Clifford Porter Exhibit Opening

Clifford Porter Exhibit Linked ImageAllied Arts invites the public to an opening reception for the exhibition of “Ceramics”, honoring the artist Clifford Porter, at the John Marlor Arts Center, 201 North Wayne Street, Milledgeville. The exhibit features over 50 of Porter’s works, including pottery, sculpture, stained glass, and wood turning. Light refreshments will be served.

Allied Arts Storytelling Performances

September 24 – “Change is in the Air”
October 22 – “Things Do Go Bump in the Night”
2-4pm
at the historic Allen’s Market building in downtown Milledgeville

Each month, storytellers gather at Allen’s Market to share their tales based on a central theme. Prepare to laugh, cry, and listen to Milledgeville’s great storytellers. Storytelling is a partnership between Allied Arts, professional storyteller Jeanette Waddell, and WRGC 88.3.

Allied Arts Oil Painting Workshop

Oil Painting Landscape ImageSeptember 23
Allied Arts Oil Painting Workshop for Adults

10am-4pm

Professional oil painter Alisa Koch will teach technique and landscape painting. The class is perfect for beginners and intermediates alike. The class fee is $125 and includes all materials. Participants will need to bring a lunch.
Register online today

Pottery Painting Open Hours

Pottery Painting Linked ImagePottery Painting Open Hours
at the Mod Podge Mama
10am-3pm

Drop by & paint your own pottery at the Mod Podge Mama. Pick from a selection of ceramic pieces & create a one of a kind masterpiece.
Pricing ranges from $8-$10, depending on item selected.

First Friday Stop & Shop at Mod Podge Mama

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Stop by the studio, during the Main Street First Friday: End of Summer Shakedown event in downtown Milledgeville, to say hello and buy some art and home decor.

Find Us


105 E Hancock Street

P.O. Box 1422
Milledgeville, GA 31059

P: (478) 414 4014

mainstreetdesk@milledgevillega.us

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