Jan
10
Thu
“Inspiration” Black History Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Jan 10 – Feb 21 all-day
"Inspiration" Black History Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County

Black History Exhibit “Inspiration” on display through February 21, 2019

Feb
1
Fri
February Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
February Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County

February Pop Up Arts Shop featuring The Peach Mitten. All items under $75.

Feb
16
Sat
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All ages welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All ages welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall

Group Yoga with moments of stillness, allowing the perfect length of Meditation to go deeply and comfortably into yourself.

For beginners and experienced alike. All ages welcome.

Please bring yoga mat, water bottle and towel.
Located inside the mall in front of Belk on the carpet. Enter through one of the main entrances and walk to Belk.
If you would like to donate for teaching and teaching resources to keep events free, please donate here https://keepdouglasvilleflexible.givingfuel.com/keep-douglasville-flexible (cash donations are not accepted on mall property. **This Donation can not be claimed as a charitable donation**)

Feb
17
Sun
Behind the Veil Bridal Showcase @ Douglasville Conference Center
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Behind the Veil Bridal Showcase @ Douglasville Conference Center | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

Join us for a day of tastings, consultations and the latest trends in decor and ideas! Brides in attendance will be registered to win exclusive prizes and giveaways! This event is free to brides and guests, but we do ask that you do register online at http://douglasvillebehindtheveilbridalshowcase.weebly.com/ by January 25, 2019.

Afternoon with Authors @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Feb 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoon with Authors @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County

Featuring readings from established & emerging authors & poets. We are very pleased to present authors of many diverse topics. This is hosted by DC Connection.

Feb
21
Thu
Arbor Day Celebration @ Hunter Park Ike Ownings Community Center
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Arbor Day Celebration @ Hunter Park Ike Ownings Community Center

Learn about Composting, Grafting and Bonsai! Register online at www.DouglasvilleGA.gov/Registration Click on the “Special Events” tab

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM
Grafting Basics- $30.00, pre-registration required Learn how to graft apple trees. Fee includes supplies and trees.
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Compost 101- FREE, pre-registration required. Learn how to make compost from yard trimmings and food scraps.
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Bonsai Demonstration – $5.00, pay at door, pre-registration required This class is an introduction to the art of bonsai.
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
West Georgia Green Association – “Hazard tree risk assessment and mitigation” presentation.
Cheers to the Arts – Tacos and Margaritas @ El Don Tequilas
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cheers to the Arts - Tacos and Margaritas @ El Don Tequilas

Join us for our first event in a series of four events of Cheers to the Arts. We will have tacos, margaritas, games, door prizes, art vendors, and much more. Tickets are advance purchase of $25 (CAC member $20). You can purchase tickets online at artsdouglas.org.

Feb
23
Sat
Family ARTSventures @ Dog River Library
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family ARTSventures @ Dog River Library

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is proud to present “Growing Up” performed by John Doyle on Saturday, February 23rd at the Dog River Library, 10:30 am. This performance explores the journey of characters as they navigate through their community, peer pressure, gangs, school, and his relationships. Ultimately revealing their inner journey of growing up as a teenager in Georgia.
This is a FREE, family-friendly event!

Sponsored by Georgia Council for the Arts, Greystone Power Foundation, and the Douglas County Economic Development Authority.

Feb
25
Mon
Douglasville’s 144th Birthday Celebration @ Douglasville Conference Center
Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Douglasville's 144th Birthday Celebration @ Douglasville Conference Center

To commemorate Douglasville’s 144th Birthday, the City of Douglasville invites residents, businesses and the public to join them at the Douglasville Conference Center at 3 pm on February 25th.

A brief presentation by Mayor Robinson and other elected officials will take place at the Conference Center, where light refreshments will be served. Immediately following the presentation, the group will assemble on O’Neal Plaza for a special ceremony. Pennies will be tossed into the fountain on the plaza to wish the City well in its 144th year. Participants will be urged to make their own wish for the City of Douglasville as their pennies are tossed into the fountain.

“We’re excited about doing something different and involving everyone for the City’s birthday celebration this year,” Tourism Program Manager, Samantha Rosado, said of the celebration. “It’s a symbolic way of showing the City’s plan to set the community on a path of preservation, progress, and growth.”

The celebration is free and open to the public; however, an RSVP is requested as light refreshments will be served. RSVP’s can be sent to tatek@douglasvillega.gov by February 15th. Additional questions about the event can be directed to Samantha Rosado by calling 678-449-3096 or by visiting the City’s website at www.DouglasvilleGA.gov.

Feb
26
Tue
City Park Redesign Public Input Meeting @ Eastside Elementary School
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
City Park Redesign Public Input Meeting @ Eastside Elementary School

The City of Douglasville Parks and Recreation Department has announced a series of public input meetings for the upcoming parks redesign project.

The second meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 26th at Eastside Elementary School located at 8266 Connally Drive in Douglasville.

Each meeting will be held from 5:30 – 7:00 pm and food and light refreshments will be provided for all attendees. Parks and Recreation staff and representatives from Goodwyn, Mills, and Cawood, Inc. (GMC) will be on hand to hold discussions and receive the wants and needs of the community so they can incorporate them in the redesign of Jessie Davis, Mill Village, and Willing Workers’ Parks.

To RSVP for any or all meetings, email bassc@douglasvillega.gov to reserve your seat.