Location:268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
Phone:706-635-4528

Upcoming events

  • 07-16-2019 6:00 PM - 07-16-2019 7:00 PM

    Paint your own galaxy or universe on black canvas incorporating sponge and splatter painting techniques! Amazing photos of the universe, constellations, and other space elements are available for inspiration. Materials are provided. For teens in grades 6-12. Registration is required and opens July 2; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • 07-17-2019 3:00 PM - 07-17-2019 4:00 PM

    Paint in vivid blues and yellows with brushes and spatulas to create your own impressionist vision of Van Gogh’s The Starry Night painting! Attendees are encouraged to wear paint-friendly clothes. Materials are provided, or you may bring your own canvas. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 07-18-2019 6:00 PM - 07-18-2019 7:30 PM

    Over 98% of Antarctica is covered by ice. It is the driest and coldest continent on earth. Only some creatures survive in this harsh climate, including penguins, seals, and the few humans who live and work there. Susan Kirsic is one of those few. Hear her tales of this snow-covered alien landscape. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 07-19-2019 9:30 AM - 07-19-2019 4:30 PM

    Refresh and update your driving skills! Attendance is free of charge. Attendees may also choose to call instructor Karla Trim (770-598-3781) to register for the course and pay $20.00 ($15.00 for AARP members) to receive a completion certificate, which is accepted by most insurance companies for an insurance discount. Discount eligibility is at the discretion of each insurance company.

  • 07-19-2019 10:00 AM - 07-19-2019 3:00 PM

    Unearth your roots with Gilmer County Genealogy Society Volunteers from 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 in our Genealogy Room. GCGS is ready to help you with your research!

  • 07-20-2019 11:00 AM - 07-20-2019 12:00 PM

    Reptile Wrangler Ken Panse showcases his exotic creatures including an albino milk snake, green iguana, blue-tongue skink, and more! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 07-22-2019 10:00 AM - 07-22-2019 12:00 PM

    Visit mission control, an alien examination pod, and other stations to complete your astronaut training and receive an “official” astronaut badge! For ages 3 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 07-24-2019 2:00 PM - 07-24-2019 3:00 PM

    Join the phenomenon by painting, hiding, and finding rocks around Ellijay! Meet founder Laura Wilson and learn the best painting techniques to use. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 07-25-2019 6:00 PM - 07-25-2019 7:30 PM

    The Coosa Indians believed that the sun was the source of all power and that they were aided and hindered by animal spirits. Join Wayne Hooper and delve into the religious customs and beliefs of the extraordinary people who once lived on Gilmer lands. Refreshments are provided.

  • 07-26-2019 9:30 AM - 07-26-2019 11:30 AM

    Join us for creativity, coffee, and conversation! This month, build your creative toolkit with acrylic pouring. Various pouring techniques and tools will be discussed. Materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens July 12; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.