UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 8:00 AM
*BLACK FRIDAY*
The Emporium – We'll be adding the details closer to time, but we're just here to say... you don't want to miss it!
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Nov 29 @ 4:00 PM
Macon Mayhem Reading Tour
Middle Georgia Regional Library – Meet MAC the Barbarian at the Macon Mayhem Reading Tour!
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Nov 30 @ 9:30 AM
Books with Buddies November - Cuddle up to a Good Song
First Presbyterian Day School – Come join us for our next Books with Buddies event! Held in conjunction with our Elementary and Preschool Open House, our November Books with Buddies will feature a great story by Mrs. Darnell and some creative music time with our elementary music teacher, Mrs. Mindy Krejci. Bring your favorite stuffed animal, or even toy car, with you and get ready to read and learn about musical beats and rhythms. After the event, take a tour of our preschool and elementary building. Register online and attend this November Open House event and your FPD enrollment application fee will be waived!!
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Nov 30 @ 9:30 AM
FPD Open House for Preschool & Elementary
First Presbyterian Day School – At this drop-in event, parents of students going into 3K - 5th grade are invited to tour the FPD campus and see our classrooms in action. Come meet our teachers and get answers to any questions you may have. 9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. - Opportunity to attend our November Books with Buddies event. This event is geared toward parents and students in 3K - Kindergarten. 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Tours of our beautiful preschool and/or elementary buildings along with opportunities to meet teachers and our lower school principal. The FPD application fee will be waived for any families who register online for the event and attend.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Nov 30 @ 4:30 PM
Macon Mayhem Reading Tour
Middle Georgia Regional Library – Meet MAC the Barbarian at the Macon Mayhem Reading Tour!
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Dec 2 - Dec 3 @ 3:00 PM
Christmas Tree Farm Mini
Jenny Loo Photography – CHRISTMAS TREE FARM MINIS! December 2nd in Hawkinsville and December 3rd in Griffin. $120 - includes 30 minute session with 15 images for download and print release. Option to purchase additional images. Limited time slots. Only 5 per day. $60 retainer and contract MUST be completed to secure your slot. Comment your preferred time slot and email address or message me to book.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Dec 7 @ 12:00 PM
Bibb County Healthcare Open Enrollment
Middle Georgia Regional Library – Hello again, Bibb County! After spending Nov 3rd at the Shurling Library and Nov 18th at Macon Memorial Gym, we're coming back to Macon to help you beat that December 15th healthcare open enrollment deadline! Your #NeighborhoodNavigator Amber Higgins will be #HereToHelp at the Shurling Branch Library, 1769 Shurling Dr, Macon, GA 31211 on Thursday, Dec 7th from 12pm-7pm. Can't make it to this event? No worries! We'll be at the Macon-Bibb County Health Dept on Dec 15, but please remember that's the last day of Open Enrollment! In the meantime, go to insurega.org for more information, events, and additional resources, or call Insure GA at 1-866-988-8246 to speak with a licensed navigator. See you soon!
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Dec 8 @ 8:00 AM
2017 Animal Welfare Conference
Atlanta Humane Society – Save the date! Georgia's Animal Welfare Conference will be back this December! Iinformation on speakers and registration will be coming soon. On behalf of the Georgia Companion Animal Partnership (GCAP), we cordially invite all shelter staff and volunteers, rescue group members, animal care and control agencies, as well as the general public to our second annual Animal Welfare Conference, being held on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the beautiful conference center located on the campus of Middle Georgia State University in Macon. This exciting event is brought to you through the generous support of our sponsors as well as the founding members of GCAP and features a full day of sessions to choose from! There is truly “something for everyone,” and we encourage you to bring your friends and co-workers to learn more about the world of animal welfare and how we can collectively do more for the animals in our communities and across the region.
 
UPCOMING
    Sunday Dec 10 @ 2:00 PM
Middle GA Pampered Ladies® Pamper Me Holiday Party
Middle Georgia Pampered Ladies,LLC – The Middle Georgia Pampered Ladies® presents the “Pamper me Holiday Party”. This will be our 4th anniversary, and our 6th event. This event will be held, Sunday, December 10th 2017, from 2-6 pm at The Macon Terminal Station, located in beautiful downtown Macon, 200 Cherry Street Macon, GA 31201. The Middle Ga Pampered Ladies ® mission is to offer Georgia vendors the opportunity to sell and display their products and services, while offering the ladies of Middle Georgia an evening to focus totally on themselves. The theme for this event is “Relax and Let It Go, with the uptown women of our community”, At our event we also celebrate local women in our community, who we feel go over and beyond the call of duty. These ladies work with their charity, often with little or no appreciation given. Because of their unselfish love and dedication toward helping others we would like to take this opportunity to give back directly to them. This exciting evening will include mixing and mingling, delectable cuisine, an array of spa services, shopping, an eclectic collage of vendors and a special themed activity. This event will also be a drop off location for toy donations for The Salvation Army Angel Tree and The Kids Yule Love organization. Tickets only $10.00 , $15.00 the day of the event, Ticket price includes General admission and meal LADIES HERE'S A SNEAK PEEK OF WHAT WE WILL BE GIVING AWAY THIS YEAR....... PLUS WE WILL HAVE GIVEAWAYS FROM OVER 40 VENDORS !!!!!!!! 1. $500 CASH (This will be done in five drawings, $100 goes to each winner) 2. An Authentic Pandora Bracelet (valued at $80.00) 3. An Authentic Kate Spade Handbag (Valued at $300.00) 4. A Two Night Tennessee Smokey Mountain Cabin Getaway With a Private Chef Dinner (Valued at $600.00) 5. Several gift cards 6. 50 SWAG BAGS TO ATTENDEES (1ST-50 LADIES) FILLED WITH GOODIES. Bring a toy for the Kids Yule Love Toy Drive or The Salvation Army Angel Tree, and be entered into our Grand prize giveaways (Cash prizes, Pandora Bracelet, Tennessee Cabin Getaway,and Kate Spade Handbag are considered our Grand prizes). Must be present to win! Limited Seating will be available Join Us for an exciting evening celebrating Georgia companies, and supporting local charities. CONDITIONS OF SALE: You assume all risk and danger incidental to the event whether occurring prior to, during, or after said show. You assume all risk and danger of injury and you agree that the organizers, its agents, vendors, venue staff and owners,are not responsible or liable for any injuries resulting from such causes. YOU MAY BE VIDEOTAPED ,PHOTOGRAPHED OR RECORDED: The event taking place in this venue is being videotaped/recorded, photographed, for future use by Middle Ga Pampered Ladies®. By entering this venue you hereby irrevocably grant to Middle GA Pampered Ladies, the right to photograph your image and record your voice, and to own, license, assign and/or use the same (and/or any portion thereof) forever and throughout the world in any manner and/or medium including, without limitation, in Middle GA Pampered Ladies and other programing, advertisement and promotion thereof. You will not receive any payment for such use and waive any right to bring any action in law or equity against Middle GA Pampered Ladies®. You acknowledge that you are at least eighteen years of age. If you are under the age of eighteen, you represent that you have obtained your parent’s/guardian’s consent to enter this venue, and to be bound by the terms set forth herein. If you do not agree to the above terms and do not wish to be videotaped/recorded or photographed as apart of the event, please avoid areas where filming or photography are taking place. FAQs What is the refund policy? All Sales are final, no refunds. FAQs Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Yes
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Dec 13 @ 4:00 PM
Macon Mayhem Reading Tour
Middle Georgia Regional Library – Meet MAC the Barbarian at the Macon Mayhem Reading Tour!
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Dec 21 @ 5:00 PM
Ugly Christmas Sweater Party w/ Santa & Local Heroes
Austin Theater of Fort Valley, GA – Join us as we deck the halls with the Ugliest Christmas Sweater of them all!!! The Austin Theater Enrichment Arts Alliance, Inc. invites all to attend the Ugly Christmas Sweater Party with Santa, First Responders, Local Heroes and the kids of our community. The Christmas party festivities are FREE with refreshments, music, games, arts & crafts, contests, prizes, fun and memories! Let's celebrate Christmas together, it's a family affair! For additional information and assistance, please call 678-771-3265.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Dec 30 @ 3:00 PM
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker – Celebrate this Christmas with the experience taking North America by storm! Marking the 25th Anniversary Tour, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker features over-the-top production and world class Russian artists. Larger than life Puppets, Nesting Dolls and gloriously hand-crafted costumes bring the Christmas spirit to life. Gather the family and see why the press is raving “Knock Out!” – New York Times, “Christmas Cheer!” – LA Times. Get the best seats today and memories for a lifetime at Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker!
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Dec 30 @ 3:00 PM
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker @ Macon City Auditorium
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker – Moscow Ballet's company of almost 40 dancers thrills audiences with their expertise, dramatic expression and stunning leaps, drops and turns. Great Russian Nutcracker performances boast the beauty of romantic hand-sewn costumes and shimmering backdrops with authentic splashes of Russian history and fanciful effects.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jan 18 @ 8:30 AM
Certified Public Manager State Government Cohort
UGA Carl Vinson Institute of Government – January 18, 2018 - November 7, 2018: State Government Cohort at GADHS Training Center in Macon Improve the quality and efficiency of your government agency by developing the effectiveness and professionalism of your managers. This is an intensive multi-part program in which participants will learn about themselves, their organizations, and how to lead and manage more effectively. Why should employers enroll staff members? • employees bring their classroom energy and learning back to the office • use the program as part of an employee development and mentoring plan • use in succession planning to fill upcoming vacancies • take advantage of your employees' improved management skills and delegate new assignments Why should employees enroll? • enhance personal leadership strengths for both work life and personal life • take advantage of competency-based learning they can take back to work the next day and apply • increase personal awareness and effectiveness • become leaders in promotion of quality in public services The University of Georgia's Certified Public Manager® program is an accredited member of the National CPM® Consortium and individuals completing the program receive the Certified Public Manager® credential.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 26 @ 8:00 PM
Sky Over Macon
Museum of Arts and Sciences – Join us for an exclusive Sky Over Macon event. Museum doors will open at 8:00 p.m. At 8:15 we will have a planetarium show and then head outside to look through our museum’s telescopes.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Mar 22 @ 7:30 PM
The Charlie Daniels Band
The Charlie Daniels Band – As part of the 2018 Cherry Blossom Festival, the legendary Charlie Daniels Band will be at the Macon City Auditorium on Thursday, March 22, 2018. From his Dove Award winning gospel albums to his genre-defining Southern rock anthems and his CMA Award-winning country hits, few artists have left a more indelible mark on America’s musical landscape than Charlie Daniels. An outspoken patriot, beloved mentor to young artists and still a road warrior at age 80, Charlie has parlayed his passion for music into a multi-platinum career and a platform to support the military, underprivileged children and others in need. Tickets are $36, $46 and $56