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Kaleidoscope
Kaleidoscope @ Douglas County High School, Mashburn Theater
Mar 18 – Apr 19 all-day
Kaleidoscope @ Douglas County High School, Mashburn Theater
Kaleidoscope is a salute to the arts featuring vocal, dance, and visual art performances from talented high school students in the Douglas County School System. The community is invited to this special evening of talent. The evening’s vocal talent will include an a capella performance, show choirs, and special selections from musicals. A visual art display will feature art in various mediums. Several colleges and universities will be onsite with information about their fine arts programs and admissions process.
April Pop Up Arts Shop
April Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
April Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Sylvia Williamson. All items under $75.
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Georiga Artists with Disabilities Exhibit
Georiga Artists with Disabilities Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Apr 4 – Apr 25 all-day
Georiga Artists with Disabilities Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Over 40 award-winning pieces of art from disabled artists across Georgia will be on display April 4 – 25 at the Georgia Artists with Disabilities, Inc.’s annual statewide tour and exhibit at the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County. The opening reception will be hosted by the Douglas County Pilot Club on Thursday, April 4th, from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Cultural Arts Council. Georgia Artists with Disabilities, Inc. was founded in 1985 by the Pilot Clubs of Metro Atlanta and is supported by Georgia District Pilot Clubs. The goal of the Pilot International Foundation is “full citizenship for people who are disabled.” The mission of Georgia Artists with Disabilities is to provide avenues through which Georgia artists with disabilities can display their artistic accomplishments in all disciplines of the arts and create public awareness of the artistic skills these artists have developed by overcoming the obstacles of their disabilities. Georgia Artists with Disabilities, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization. Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County is open Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. Free admission
Georgia Artists withDisabilities Exhibit Opening Reception 6:00 pm
Georgia Artists withDisabilities Exhibit Opening Reception @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Georgia Artists withDisabilities Exhibit Opening Reception @ Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County
Over 40 award-winning pieces of art from disabled artists across Georgia will be on display April 4 – 25 at the Georgia Artists with Disabilities, Inc.’s annual statewide tour and exhibit at the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County. The opening reception will be hosted by the Douglas County Pilot Club on Thursday, April 4th, from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Cultural Arts Council. Georgia Artists with Disabilities, Inc. was founded in 1985 by the Pilot Clubs of Metro Atlanta and is supported by Georgia District Pilot Clubs. The goal of the Pilot International Foundation is “full citizenship for people who are disabled.” The mission of Georgia Artists with Disabilities is to provide avenues through which Georgia artists with disabilities can display their artistic accomplishments in all disciplines of the arts and create public awareness of the artistic skills these artists have developed by overcoming the obstacles of their disabilities. Georgia Artists with Disabilities, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization. Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County is open Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. Free admission
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Ultimate Easter Adventure 2019 10:00 am
Ultimate Easter Adventure 2019 @ Pine Mountain Gold Museum
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ultimate Easter Adventure 2019 @ Pine Mountain Gold Museum
The second annual Ultimate Easter Adventure! This year we are bringing you thousands of eggs, and three different egg hunts. The first egg hunt of the morning will be for ages 5 and under. The second Easter egg hunt will be for ages 6 through 12. The third egg hunt is a special devilishly difficult adults only egg hunt in the afternoon. All of the Easter egg hunts are free. The afternoon adult only hunt requires registration, but, is free too. Bring the kids down for photos with the Easter Bunny and his friends. We will also have Gold Panning, Gemstone Panning, and Train rides. Call 678.840.1445 and like our Facebook page to stay up to date with the latest information. This event will happen rain or shine!
The Ultimate Shoebox Project Party 12:00 pm
The Ultimate Shoebox Project Party @ Kingdom Builders Ministry
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Ultimate Shoebox Project Party @ Kingdom Builders Ministry
Homeless women and children are often left without even the most basic necessities we take for granted. The Shoebox Project is an annual campaign that collects and distributes shoeboxes filled with basic necessities to homeless women and children in Greater Atlanta. At the Shoebox Party we will be decorating the shoeboxes, writting inspirational messages to put in the boxes and filling the boxes with the donated items. Items to donate: shoeboxes, shampoo, deodorant, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, lotion, hair comb/brush, sun protector, lip balm, adhesive bandages, hand towels, antibiotic ointment, socks, tampons, panty liners, travel size water bottles, rain ponchos, resealable zipper storage bags, prepaid phone cards Cannot accept: medicine, food, sewing kits, used or opened items If you can’t make the Shoebox Project Party, you can still donate by dropping off items needed to fill the shoeboxes or you can donate funds to: www.paypal.me/talithacumi all funds will be used to get the supplies needed. **In the past, I’ve been successful finding items at the dollar store.**
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Spring Break Arts Camp 2019 9:00 am
Spring Break Arts Camp 2019 @ Deer Lick Park
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm
Spring Break Arts Camp 2019 @ Deer Lick Park
The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County in partnership with the Douglas County Department of Parks and Recreation offers a full week of art exploration during spring break. When school is out for a week, why not have your child experience something fun, exciting and educational. The Spring Break Arts Camp takes place April 8th – 12th, 2019 from 9:00 -4:00pm daily at Deer Lick Park. At the 2019 Spring Break Arts Camp children (7-11) years old will explore performing and visual arts with (4) experienced teaching artists to a set theme. On the final evening – April 12th, the campers will share with family and friends an original performance and an exhibit of their artwork at the “Celebration of Success”. Register your child today for this amazing camp at www.artsdouglas.org or in person at the CAC. For additional information contact the Cultural Arts Council at 770.949.2787 or by email at joi.jamison@artsdouglas.org. Fee’s for the week are $125.00 and $115.00 for CAC members. Sibling discounts are available. Early drop off and late pick-up is also available.
Kids Day Off Spring Break Camp
Kids Day Off Spring Break Camp @ Jessie Davis Park
Apr 8 – Apr 12 all-day
Kids Day Off Spring Break Camp @ Jessie Davis Park
Looking for an affordable, fun, safe place for your kids during spring break? Look no further. The City of Douglasville Parks and Recreation is now offering “Kids Day Off” camps! Don’t miss out. Slots are filling up fast. Camp will be located at Jessie Davis Park. 7775 Malone St, Douglasville, Ga 30134. To register visit www.douglasvillega.gov/registration
Spring Break Arts Camp 9:00 am
Spring Break Arts Camp @ Deer Lick Park - Douglasville, GA
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am
Spring Break Arts Camp @ Deer Lick Park - Douglasville, GA
 
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Little Tot Painters 10:00 am
Little Tot Painters @ Hunter Park
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Little Tot Painters @ Hunter Park
Join us! Painters will be guided to create “masterpieces” while exploring the painting process! Little-Tot Painters – Ages 5 & under Thursday, April 11 & 18, 2019 10 AM – 11 AM
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ArtFEST 2019
ArtFEST 2019 @ The MILL Amphitheater
Apr 13 all-day
ArtFEST 2019 @ The MILL Amphitheater
ArtFEST is celebrating its 10th year! Each year, 40+ artists display thousands of works at ArtFEST, and 2,000 – 3,000 art enthusiasts and buyers attend. Check out beautiful paintings in watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastels and mixed media. Love photography? We have that, too. Delight in stunning drawings, pottery, sculpture, woodcarving and jewelry. This art festival features artists and live entertainment from around Georgia. For our younger audience, have fun at our KidZone. Food vendors will be on-site, or you may eat at one of our many family-owned eateries in downtown – all within walking distance. ArtFEST is free to the public.
BTFP Tennessee Aquarium Field Trip
BTFP Tennessee Aquarium Field Trip @ Beyond the Front Porch
Apr 13 all-day
BTFP Tennessee Aquarium Field Trip @ Beyond the Front Porch
Join Beyond the Front Porch as we visit one of the top-rated aquariums in America that offers a journey through two buildings loaded with things to do and engaging experiences on Chattanooga’s beautiful downtown riverfront. River Journey fascinates visitors with river otters, turtles, alligators, giant catfish and thousands of freshwater wonders. Ocean Journey delights guests with penguins, sharks, butterflies and often scuba divers who interact with guests. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others.
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny 9:00 am
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny @ Hunter Park
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny @ Hunter Park
Join the Douglasville Parks & Recreation Department as they host Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 9 – 11 AM at Hunter Park, 8830 Gurley Road, Douglasville, GA 30134. Space is limited so sign up today! Tickets are $5.00 per person.
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class 9:00 am
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class @ Douglas County Chamber of Commerce
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class @ Douglas County Chamber of Commerce
Up By The Bootstraps, Inc. is hosting an SAT Prep Session for the May 4, 2019 Test. Classes will be held over 3 Saturdays: April 13, 2019, April 20, 2019 & April 27, 2019 Course is 9 hours, so participants must attend all 3 days. $25 Registration Fee required to reserve your spot Registration closes on April 5th. For more information send an email to Margaret McCarley at ubtbootstraps@gmail.com or call 404-402-8149.
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Rotary Club of Douglas County Charity Golf Tournament 9:00 am
Rotary Club of Douglas County Charity Golf Tournament @ West Pines Golf Course
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Rotary Club of Douglas County Charity Golf Tournament @ West Pines Golf Course
We invite you to join us at the 36th Annual Rotary Club of Douglas County Charity Golf Tournament on Wednesday, April 17, 2019! Our Annual Golf Tournament is our primary means to fund our many community projects and charities.
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Little Tot Painters 10:00 am
Little Tot Painters @ Hunter Park
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Little Tot Painters @ Hunter Park
Join us! Painters will be guided to create “masterpieces” while exploring the painting process! Little-Tot Painters – Ages 5 & under Thursday, April 11 & 18, 2019 10 AM – 11 AM
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Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class 9:00 am
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class @ Douglas County Chamber of Commerce
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class @ Douglas County Chamber of Commerce
Up By The Bootstraps, Inc. is hosting an SAT Prep Session for the May 4, 2019 Test. Course is 9 hours, so participants must attend all 3 days. $25 Registration Fee required to reserve your spot Registration closes on April 5th. For more information send an email to Margaret McCarley at ubtbootstraps@gmail.com or call 404-402-8149.
Community Enrichment Day 10:00 am
Community Enrichment Day @ Public Safety Complex
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Community Enrichment Day @ Public Safety Complex
Our spring Community Enrichment Day Festival is coming up soon! Join us at the PD on April 20 from 10 am-4 pm. We are still accepting applications for vendors until next Friday, April 12. For applications or more information contact Stephanie McClarty at 678-293-1797 or mcclartys@douglasvillega.gov.
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Hydrangea Festival Hat Making Crafting Workshop 1:00 pm
Hydrangea Festival Hat Making Crafting Workshop @ Woodie Fite Senior Center
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hydrangea Festival Hat Making Crafting Workshop @ Woodie Fite Senior Center
Create a one of a kind beauty to wear at the Hydrangea Festival Hat Parade. Crafting enthusiasts will assist you in making your hat. ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BRING THEIR OWN HAT. All other materials will be supplied. $15 FEE payable at the door. All ages welcome! PLEASE REGISTER ON THE TICKETS LINK.
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Ultimate Block Party 5:00 pm
Ultimate Block Party @ Old Douglasville Police Precinct
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ultimate Block Party @ Old Douglasville Police Precinct
Join us for a day full of fun in downtown Douglasville on Friday, April 26th from 5 PM-9 PM! This event features vendors from all over Georgia, a large (and FREE) kids zone, rockin’ music and food trucks, serving your favorite foods and desserts! Don’t miss out on this community favorite event. #mainstdville #downtowndville
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Community Appreciation Shred Day 9:00 am
Community Appreciation Shred Day @ Upton Allstate Agency
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Community Appreciation Shred Day @ Upton Allstate Agency
Taxes are finished, let us help with your spring cleaning and SHRED the clutter!
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class 9:00 am
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class @ Douglas County Chamber of Commerce
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Up By The Bootstraps SAT Class @ Douglas County Chamber of Commerce
Up By The Bootstraps, Inc. is hosting an SAT Prep Session for the May 4, 2019 Test. Course is 9 hours, so participants must attend all 3 days. $25 Registration Fee required to reserve your spot. Registration closes on April 5th. For more information send an email to Margaret McCarley at ubtbootstraps@gmail.com or call 404-402-8149.
Little Painters 10:00 am
Little Painters @ Hunter Park
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Little Painters @ Hunter Park
Join us! Painters will be guided to create “masterpieces” while exploring the painting process! Little- Painters – Ages 6-10 Saturday, April 27, 2019 10-11:30 AM Saturday, May 4 & 11, 2019 10 -11 :30 AM
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Youth 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament 12:00 pm
Youth 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament @ Arbor Place Mall
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Youth 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament @ Arbor Place Mall
We host 3 on 3, double elimination, basketball tournaments that take place at outdoor public areas. We cater to youth ages 8-18. Each team of 3-5 players’ battle through a series of double elimination rounds with the top teams in each division receiving trophies at the end of the day. The divisions are broken down by age (8-11, 12-14, & 15-18) the tournament is coed and we highly encourage girl participation. Each participant will receive a t-shirt, meal, and drink. The director and staff of the tournament have a passion for basketball and outdoor activities for youth. We promote physical fitness activities for youth. The tournament is FREE to all students ages 8-18. Please also pass the word to students and people that want to volunteer. I have provided the links as well Volunteer: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0944aaa628a1f49-volunteer5 Ref: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0944aaa628a1f49-referee
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Hydrangea Festival Wreath or Mailbox Swag Crafting Workshop 1:00 pm
Hydrangea Festival Wreath or Mailbox Swag Crafting Workshop @ Woodie Fite Senior Center
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hydrangea Festival Wreath or Mailbox Swag Crafting Workshop @ Woodie Fite Senior Center
Create a beautiful wreath for your door or swag for your mailbox to show off during the Hydrangea Festival and enter it in the embellishment contest for your chance to win FREE garden tour tickets and an award ribbon! Please indicate wreath or swag when register. $25 FEE payable at the door. All ages welcome! PLEASE REGISTER AT THE TICKETS LINK.
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