Thursday, February 6

•Town Hall meeting for Morgan County Board of Education District 1 will be held at Calvary Baptist Church in the education building of the church. It will be held this Thursday, Feb. 6 beginning at 6 p.m. A special invitation to all pastors and church leaders of Morgan County.

•Canavan Workshop Baby, it’s cold outside!  Warm up at Canavan Home & Arts while learning to create a chenille scarf. Made on a sewing machine, bring yours or use ours.  All tools included except your choice of fabric. Morning or evening workshop.  Call or Facebook for details.  706-343-0025

Saturday, Febraury 8

• AFLAT – A Funky Little Art Thing Opening Reception at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.. For information, call 706-342-4743.

• “Winter Wonder Hike on Lake Rutledge Horse Trail” at Hard Labor Creek 10 A.M.- 2 P.M. Join a Park Ranger on this 4 mile hike on the Lake Rutledge Horse Trail. Enjoy the scenery of rolling hills, gentle streams, and lots of forest scenery. Bring a camera to record your journey, and a light lunch to enjoy on the way. This hike is recommended for children over 10 years old, and adults that are in good walking shape. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

•NAACP Founder’s Day Celebration at St. Paul A.M.E. at 847 5th St, Madison. Host Pastor: Rev. Cedric Cotton. The program starts at1:00 p.m. The speaker will be Minister Demarcus (Dee) Brinkley Smyrna Baptist Church, Madison.

•Steffen Thomas Jewelry Factory taught by Elizabeth Collins. Come be a part of making unique Steffen Thomas jewelry for yourself and our Museum Shop! Time:  10:00 – 1:00 (pizza party atNOON!)  Fee:  $10/Adults, $8/Kids ($2 discount for STMA members)   Where:  Steffen Thomas Museum of Art, 4200 Bethany Road, Buckhead, GA  30625.  706-342-7557, www.steffenthomas.org.

Every Sunday beginning February 9

•Al-Anon Meeting every Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at White Parish Hall (338 Academy St) next to Episcopal Church of the Advent. Call Carroll (706-431-6013) for more info.

Monday, February 10

•The Morgan County Board of Health will hold its regular scheduled meeting at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Health Dept. Building, 2005 S. Main Street, Suite 200. All interested persons please keep this date in mind and plan to attend.

Thursday, February 13

• AFLAT – A Funky Little Art Thing Opening Reception at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.. For information, call 706-342-4743.

• “Keep CURE close to your heart” hosted by Lake Country Twirlers. Grab that special person in your life and head to the Harmony Association Community Building at 1081 Hwy 44, Eatonton. Dinner, dessert and friendship will be served from 6:30-8 p.m. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child.

• Bingo for Books at the Morgan County Library 6 p.m. Free to the public, but reservations are required. For information, call 706-342-1206. Friday, February 14 • AFLAT – A Funky Little Art Thing Exhibit at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, call 706-342-4743.

• “Valentine’s Day Full Moon Wagon Ride” at Hard Labor Creek. 7-8 P.M., 8-9 P.M. Bring your special someone to cozy up to underneath this full moon on Valentine’s day. This wagon ride will begin at the beach, and take riders through some romantic landscapes with a moonlit view. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Saturday, February 15

• “Valentine’s Day Full Moon Wagon Ride” 7-8 P.M., 8-9 P.M. at Hard Labor Creek.

• Newborn Dixie Jubilee at The Old School House, 4326 Hwy 142 Newborn GA.Featuring a Gospel group from Alabama, Witness4Him. Also the Dixie Gentlemen and special guests. Doors open at 5pm and the music runs from 6 to 9. Admission is FREE and we have a great kitchen and dining room, if you would like to eat supper with us. For more information call Steve Biggers at 770-786-8662.

Now Through February 14

• Steffen Thomas in the Extreme:  Works Large and Small.  This temporary exhibit has been installed for the 2013 holiday season and will remain on view through Valentine’s Day, 2014.. This exhibit features many works that have never been displayed in public.  Primarily figural in nature, these visual treasures range widely in medium and technique and demonstrate Steffen Thomas’s extreme virtuosity with a wide variety of materials, techniques, and expressions.  The Steffen Thomas Museum of Art is located at 4200 Bethany Road, Buckhead, GA  30625 and is open Tuesday – Saturday, 11:00 AM till 4:00 PM. For more info call 706-342-7557 or visit www.steffenthomas.org

Saturday, February 15

• AFLAT – A Funky Little Art Thing Exhibit at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, call 706-342-4743.

•5 Ways to Up Cycle Greeting Cards. Join Zu Reuter at Canavan Home & Arts for a 90 minute class & learn all about re purposing greeting cards.  $20 includes class & all supplies included. 10 am or 1 pm.  Call or visit our Facebook page for details.  706-343-0025 Sunday, February 16

•NAACP Black History Religious Program at Union Springs Baptist Church. 1400 W. Main St. Rutledge, GA 30663 Host Pastor: Rev. Robert Terrell. The program starts at 4:30 p.m.

•St. Paul AME will celebrate its annual Family and Friends Day. Service will begin at 8 am. The speaker for the occasion will be the dynamic 14 year old, Rev. Christopher Aharon McClain of Monticello,GA. Brunch will be served immediately following the service.

•First Sermon at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church at 2 p.m., Lonnie Brown, the son of The Rev. G.C. Brown, will have his first sermon. Dinner will be served following the service.

• Valentine Gala at The Gresham Grove Baptist Church in Bostwick,  Georgia,  will be having a Valentine Gala at 3:00pm. Reverend Derrick Malcom and the Knox’s Chapel Baptist Church from Social Circle, Georgia will be our special guest. For a $5.00 donation tables will be set up and you can enjoy an all you can eat style of scrumptious foods and desserts.

Thursday, February 20

• Antique Show and Sale Preview Party at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, call 706-342-4743. Friday, February 21 • Antique Show and Sale at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, call 706-342-4743.

• Fundraiser for Dave Belton at the Variety Works, 6 p.m. Belton, a Morgan County Board of Education member, is running as a Republican in the Georgia State Representative District 112 race. The Buckhead Bluegrass Boys will provide entertainment.

Saturday, February 22

• Antique Show and Sale at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, call 706-342-4743.

• ‘Henry & Mudge’ Student Series at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. For information, call 706-342-4743.

Thursday, February 27

• ‘Bidder 70’ – Southern Circuit Independent Film at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. 7 p.m.. For information, call 706-342-4743.

Wednesday, March 5

• Storyteller Miss Renee at the Morgan County Library 9:50am. For information, call 706-342-1206. Thursday, March 13

• Bingo for Books at the Morgan County Library 6 p.m. Free to the public, but reservations are required. For information, call 706-342-1206.

Thursday, March 20

• ‘Perfect Strangers’ – Southern Circuit Independent Film at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. 7 p.m.. For information, call 706-342-4743.

Saturday, March 22

• Peace, Love & Rockin’ Art at the Steffen Thomas Museum of Art. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. For information, call 706-342-7557.

Friday, April 4

• BRAG Spring Tune-Up Ride For information, visit www.brag.org.

Saturday, April 5

• Storytelling Festival at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center. For information, visit www.mmcc-arts.org or call 706-342-7557.