LAKE OCONEE — Halcyon Hospice is looking for volunteers to provide companionship and socialization to terminally ill patients and their caregivers. There is something for everyone’s talents, time and abilities. Volunteer opportunities include, but are not limited to: playing music, reading, crafts and clerical support. Contact Tami Dedels at (678) 943-3585.
The Oconee Master Gardeners Association hosts a free two-part workshop on food preservation at 10:30 a.m. at the Putnam County Cooperative Extension Office located at 663 Godfrey Road in Eatonton. For additional information contact Shawn Davis at (478) 454-8451 or Keith Fielder at (706) 485-4151.
January 10 through March
The Madison Artists Guild proudly presents “Point of Origin,” the debut show of local artist Katharine Wibell, at MAG’s new quarterly venue, Perk Avenue. Several years ago, Wibell, a recent graduate of both Mercer University’s Fine Art and Psychology programs, became interested in stippling and pointillism.
Wibell’s work varies focal points and mediums dependent upon which of her wide range of interests she wants to explore. It is her unique choice of style that ties her body of work together into this fascinating and unparalleled show. The public is invited to meet the artist and enjoy light refreshments at the opening Thursday, Jan. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. The show runs through March, 2013. Perk Avenue at 111 West Jefferson St., Madison, GA 30650. For MAG information: http://www.madisonartistsguild.org/
STMA and The Plaza Arts Center in Eatonton present “Mothers and Children: Beyond Sentiment.” This show features a collection of paintings depicting the theme of mother and child. The show is located at The Plaza Arts Center, 305 N. Madison Ave., Eatonton.
January through Feb.
Reynolds Plantation has opened their seasonal ice skating rink. Access to the rink is complimentary for resort guests, $40 per four-hour session for adults, $30 per four-hour session per child (12 and under). The prince includes a skate rental.