Saturday, July 22, 2017
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Please print this for the office bulletin board, or forward it to a friend or co-worker. Help bring our community together by passing "Happenings" along to others!
3575 Old Thompson Road, Austell - looking for a body workman and a mechanic
Contact Shaun at 678.509.5463
Festival is November 6 - December 8, Courthouse Art Gallery, 3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse - Applications for beneficiary being accepted now - September 5; applications at link below
Contact Jennifer Moore at 770.920.7440 or
Crossroads Church, 5960 Stewart Parkway - Please Give the Gift of Life! Just walk in!
Stewart Middle School, 8138 Malone Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Topics include coping with cliques and stress, staying disciplined in difficult situations, financial strategies, school safety, social media, how to become a successful student, and more
Free School Supplies
Contact St. James AME Church at 770.949.2383
8474 Pounds Circle - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Free food, drinks, games, inflatables, live performances, raffles and more - Free school supplies (limited quantity)
Contact Dalerie Turner at 678.596.7931 or
Benton House, 4999 Prestley Mill Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Donations also requested: cakes, cupcakes, bars, brownies, loaves, etc.
Cultural Arts Center, 8652 Campbellton Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public
Community chorus seeking vocalists for musicianship, proficiency, community spirit, diversity, and enjoyment of music. Chorus will perform 3 free concerts for the 2017 - 2018 season: Nov 26 Saint-Saens, Dec 8 Christmas Concert, and Mar 23 Spring Concert
Auditions include sight reading, performing a prepared piece and scales for vocal range. Please call for an appointment.
Contact Marilyn Hutton at 678.961.3623
3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public at any time the Courthouse is open
Opening Reception: Tuesday, August 1st, 4:30 - 6 p.m., Light Refreshments - on view through August 30th
Cultural Arts Center, 8652 Campbellton Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public - August 3 Opening Reception, 6 - 8 p.m.
Contact Davina Grace Hill, Executive Director at 770.949.2787 or
Cornerstone Baptist Church, 7167 South Sweetwater Road, Lithia Springs - Open to the Public, Free Admission - one-on-one conversations on any topic
Contact Commissioner Henry Mitchell III at 770.920.7266 or
Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville ~ 770.949.2000
Televised live on dctv23 and simulcast live on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com
Multi-modal Transportation Center, 8800 Dorris Road
Open Weekdays 5 a.m. - 7 p.m., 770.949.7665, www.DouglasCountyRideshare.com
Commissioners' Board Room, 3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Meeting videotaped for placement on web site and social media
Citizen's Hall, Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Broadcast live
Citizen's Hall, Douglas County Courthouse - Broadcast live on dctv23
9030 Georgia Highway 5 at Gurley Road (next to Hunter Park)
P. O. Box 1077, Douglasville 30133 ~ 770.651.2000
6658 Church Street, Douglasville ~ 770.942.5022
Free for Members, $30 Guests
Free for Members, $20 Guests
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