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.
Dec. through Jan.
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.
Dec. 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.
Dec. through March
STMA, 4200 Bethany Road, Buckhead, will present “Steffen Thomas Prints and Printmaking.” The exhibit contains Steffen Thomas’ hand pulled prints, printmaking plates and tools. For more information, call (706) 342-7557.
In order to meet the deadlines below, the Greene County Christmas Stocking Fund needs to start planning now. They had a great team of volunteers last year and hope more members of the community will be able to work to support this cause again this year.
Volunteers are needed for the dates below.
December 11 -- Initial toy sorting and counting.
December 14 -- Pack toys.
December 18 -- (9 a.m. - 2 p.m.) Distribution at Senior Center (seniors gifts only).
December 18 – (5 p.m. to 6 p.m.) Loading at the County Annex building.
December 19 -- (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.) Distribution of Toys and clothes for children at Greene County High School.
If you would like to volunteer contact Vickie, (706) 817-6825, or Lloyd Jenkins, (678) 642-7728, with which event(s) and date(s) you are available. Jenkins will have more details as the upcoming dates approach.
Dec. 1 through Dec. 30