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“Once Upon a Time” by Wendy Bennett

"Once Upon a Time" by Wendy Bennett

On March 10th, Wendy Bennett will perform “Once Upon a Time” at the Dog River Library. She will be mixing a little Dr. Seuss with some Brothers Grimm and a dollop of Maurice Sendak for a delicious musical treat. Funding to make “Family ARTSventures!” possible comes from the GreyStone Power Foundation, Georgia Council for the…

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Jeep Show to be held at Pine Mountain Gold Museum

Jeep Show to be held at Pine Mountain Gold Museum

Jeeps descending on Stockmar Park and Pine Mountain Gold Museum On May, 12th, the Pine Mountain Gold Museum is partnering with All Things Jeep, West Georgia Autism Society, and the Webster Creek Gunslingers for the 2nd Annual Jeep Show. There will be food vendors, live music, cowboy shows, train robberies, and lots of Jeeps to…

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Cruise The Coop 7 Volkswagen Car Show

Cruise The Coop 7 Volkswagen Car Show

Bugs to swarm at Little Tallapoosa Little Tallapoosa Park, at 1930 Highway 113, will host the seventh annual Cruise the Coop VW Car Show and Swap April 7th and 8th. The two day event is a chance for VW enthusiasts, restorers, collectors, and fans to get together and share their interest in all things Volkswagen.…

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Meet the Douglas County Master Gardeners

Douglas County Master Gardeners

Would you recognize a Master Gardener if you ran into one in Douglas County? Do you have any idea how these volunteer gardeners interface with your community? Where do they come from and what are their credentials? The U.S. Master Gardener Program began over 40 years ago through the County Extension Service, based out of…

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West Atlanta/Douglas Choral Society presents Spring Variety Concert

West Atlanta/Douglas Choral Society presents Spring Variety Concert

The West Atlanta / Douglas Choral Society (WADCS), Inc., will present its traditional 30th “A Family Easter / Spring Variety Concert” for the community on Tuesday, March 20 at 8:00pm at The Douglas County High School Performing Arts Hall (Mashburn Theater) at 8705 Campbellton Street. The performance will be led by Artistic Director / Music…

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Mosquito Safety and Awareness Seminar to be held March 3

Mosquito Safety and Awareness Seminar

Mosquito Safety and Awareness Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 10am Hunter Park Community Center Hear from the Environmental Health Section of the Georgia Department of Public Health on how to reduce the mosquito population in your yard and prevent disease from mosquitos. Presented by the City of Douglasville and Keep Douglasville Beautiful For more information,…

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Warrior 5K and Junior Warrior Fun Run scheduled

Warrior 5K and Junior Warrior Fun Run

The 3rd annual US Navy Sea Cadets Warrior Division Warrior 5K and Junior Warrior Fun Run will be held on Saturday, March 3 at Boundary Water Park in Douglasville. The 5k starts at 9:45am. The cost is $25 (pre-registration includes a t-shirt, walk up registration is $30). The Junior Warrior 1 mile Fun Run begins…

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Andrew Young to Speak in Douglasville March 4

Andrew Young to Speak in Douglasville March 4

Ambassador Andrew Young is the keynote speaker for “Ripples of Change: Race, Leadership, and Servanthood in the Church” on Sunday, March 4 at 3:00pm in the Sanctuary of Douglasville First United Methodist Church. The church is located at 6167 Prestley Mill Road across the street from WellStar Douglas Hospital. Andrew J. Young has earned worldwide…

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Job Fair in Carrollton March 3

Job Fair in Carrollton March 3

The Carroll County Board of Commissioners and the Carroll County Water Authority are presenting a Job Fair on March 3. Prospective employees should bring resume’s to the event that begins at 10am and runs to 3pm at the Ag Center at 900 Newnan Road in Carrollton. Possible available positions will include:  Telecommunicators, Detail Officers, Firefighters…

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DC Chamber to Host Women’s Leadership Conference

DC Chamber to Host Women’s Leadership Conference

DC Chamber to Host Women’s Leadership Conference: Who Runs the World on March 21st   Stefanie Diaz The Douglas County Chamber is pleased to announce its new women’s event, Who Runs the World: A Women’s Leadership Conference. The conference is part of the Chamber’s Professional Development Series for 2018 powered by GreyStone Power Corporation. The…

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