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Story Times

Toddler Time is held Every Tuesday at 10:30. This program combines stories, songs, crafts, games and activities for pre-school children and their parents or caregivers.  No need for reservations, just come prepared to sit on the floor with your child and have fun!

Hooks and Needles

A local hobby/craft club! Every Friday until 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. All knitters and crocheters are welcome. Beginners are welcome!

Starting after Memorial Day weekend and running through July 20th (except for the 4th of July week)

Mondays from 4:00- 5:00 PM-- Investigation Station -- Third graders and up are invited to participate in a hands-on activities, crafts, experiments and games.


Tuesdays from 10:30 – 11:00AM—Toddler Time—Infants to Preschoolers and their care givers are welcome to come read, dance, sing and do simple crafts with Miss Rene.


Thursdays from 3:00 – 4:00PM – Lego-Palooza – All ages are invited to build whatever they can imagine with the Library’s thousands of Lego bricks.

For more information on these events, please call 706-283-5375

Keep Elbert County Beautiful Meetings

Every 2nd Tuesday of each month, at 5:30 PM in the old Beaverdam School.
For more information, please contact or call 706-567-0481

Harmony House

Seeking volunteers interested in helping adult and child victims of sexual assault and severe physical abuse.

To volunteer, contact 706-245-8700.

Celebrate Recovery

Every Thursday night at 7pm in the fellowship hall and we serve a meal at 6pm. Child care is available. Contact Johnny Price at for more info.

Painting Class with Jennifer Clements

The Elbert Theatre Foundation is excited to announce new painting classes coming to the Arts Center!  The super-talented Jennifer Clements will lead instructional paint classes once-a-month beginning in May!  Classes will last from 7-9pm and will be held in the Arts Center meeting room.  The class schedule is posted on the Elbert Theatre website at and on the Elberton Arts Center Facebook page.  Be sure to like the Facebook page to see what paintings will be offered each month.  The first class will take place on Mon. May 14th.  Each class is $25 per person and students will be provided with canvases, brushes and paints!  All you have to bring is an appetite for fun!  You must register prior to each class date by calling 706-283-1049 or by emailing  Join us for a paint party!  It’s an easy and fun way to bring out your creativity!

Market at the Park

Starts Saturday, May 12th. If anyone is interested in volunteering to be the organizer for the Farmers Market, please email me


Re-Opening will be August 11th and we looking for more vendors! If you are interested in being part of Home Sweet Home Elberton we would love to speak with you. Contact us at for more info.

Christmas in July Special! We are booking up our December calendar, and for the month of July we are offering a 40% discount on ALL events in December. Need a beautiful venue for your office parties, white elephant parties, Christmas weddings, family dinners, etc. lets get it on our calendar. Contact us at with your special date for availability. #ChristmasinJuly #TimeCapsuleVenue

The Ark Encounter/Creation Museum Motor Coach Trip has been extended now that the 30 minimum passenger requirement has been met. Deadline has been extended until August 20, 2018.  Please contact Nancy Hill or any Pilot member if you are interested in this trip.

The Ark Encounter and Creation Museum Tour is September 10-13, 2018, leaving from Elberton, GA.  Cost is $475 per person.  Checks should be made payable to Nancy Hill.  If interested in travel insurance, it is $35 and check should be made payable to “Travel Insured International” .


P. O. Box 6373, Elberton, GA 30635

Nancy Hill, Co-Treasurer



Doors open for seating and ticket sales 30 minutes prior to each showtime. Tickets are $7.50 per person.

Incredibles 2 Movie

Rated PG

Fri. July 6 - 7PM
- no Saturday showing - 
Sun. July 8 - 2PM
Fri. July 13 - 7PM
Sat. July 14 - 7PM
Sun. July 15 - 2PM

Summer Camp – May 29 – July 27, 2018

For more information on this event, please call 706-255-8147

FHF Club and DRBC Help assist with Camp Hawkins in Mt. Airy – July 10-15, 2018

For more information on this event, please call 706-206-9967

Pete the Cat at Library – July 13, 2018

Friday, July 13 @ 10:30AM--Pete the Cat Stories with Carol Stanley. The coolest book character ever, Pete the Cat, will be featured in stories by Athens Tech Librarian Carol Stanley. This will be one Groovy show!

For more information on this event, please call 706-283-5375

Painting with Jennifer Kids Version – July 15, 2018

Instructional painting class with Jennifer Clements 2-3PM! This one hour class is especially for kids but parents/adults can participate, too!

Painting: Whimsical Rooster

Elberton Arts Ctr Meeting Room
17 W Church St, Elberton, GA 30635

$20 per person, register by calling 706-283-1049 or emailing Seating is limited.

For more information on this event, please call 706-283-1049.

Love, Loss and Little Ducks Auditions – July 16-17, 2018

The Elbert Theatre Foundation will be having auditions for a fun duo of shows to be performed on the Elberton Arts Center stage in September! Auditions for Love, Loss and What I Wore and A Little Something for the Ducks will be held Mon. July 16th and Tues. July 17th in the Elberton Arts Center Meeting Room located at 17 W. Church Street, Elberton, GA 30635.

The director is looking to cast 8 women and 1 man in these shows.  Those wishing to audition should be over the age of 30 yrs.

Love, Loss and What I Wore is a Reader’s Theatre show with a 5-woman cast to be performed Sept. 22nd & 23rd.

A Little Something for the Ducks is a One-Act performance featuring 1 man and 1 woman and will be playing Sept. 29th & 30th. 

Anyone planning to audition should drop in between 5:30PM and 7:30PM on either date and be prepared to read excerpts from the scripts for Director Victoria L. Young. Those auditioning should also be available during evening and weekend hours from the end of July through the end of September. No experience is necessary to audition!

Please note that the Elbert Theatre Foundation is a community theatre organization, and all acting roles granted are strictly on a volunteer basis – no paid roles are available.

If you’ve ever wanted to dip your toe into the theatrical stage – this is you’re your perfect opportunity to give it a try!

Director Young is also looking for backstage crew, tech crew and a production assistant for these projects. Please call the Elbert Theatre Office at 706-283-1049 for more information on auditioning or to sign up as backstage help!

Love, Loss Show Synopsis:  A play of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes and memory coving all the important subjects – mothers, prom dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black.  Based on the bestselling book by Ilene Beckerman.

Little Ducks Show Synopsis:  A story of a zestful, youthful courtship.  She is 68 and he is 79.  They put their moves on each other in a minuet that is a joy to behold.

Please call 706-283-1049 for more information

For more information on this event, please call 706-283-5375


Water World at Library – July 20, 2018

Friday, July 20 @ 10:30AM--Water World returns! Join us as we close out our Summer Reading Program and splash around in the parking lot on a giant water slide, dunking booth and fire hoses provided by the Elberton Fire Department! Be sure to wear your swimsuit or cutoffs and bring a towel! We’re all going to get wet!

For more information on this event, please call 706-283-5375

On the Water Competition at Bobby Brown Park – July 20-22, 2018

For more information on this event, please call (706) 283-5500

Theatre Camp Performance – July 20 -21, 2018

Performed entirely by teens in 6th through 12th Grades

Directed by Morgan Clements

Performance Dates: Fri. July 20th & Sat. July 21st 2018
6:00PM in the Elbert Theatre

Adults: $9.00
Students: $5.00
All tickets for camp shows are sold at the door and are General Admission seating.

Please call 706-283-1049 for more information.

21st Annual Cruise In Classic Car Show Ft. The Granite Bowl Blast – July 21, 2018

Come out and enjoy a fun filled afternoon! Step back in time and enjoy the beauty and awesome craftsmanship of all of the Cruise-In & Classic Cars that will be on display for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy the sounds of Cruzin’ to the Oldies with Tommy Landrum. There will be food vendors onsite, Jumpies for the kids to enjoy, souvenir t-shirts will also be available for purchase, along with a variety of glow-in-the dark goodies for the little ones and for us little ones at heart! The night will be topped off with The Granite Bowl Blast Fireworks Show! So grab your family and friends, throw your lawn chairs and picnic blankets in the car and come on down to the Elberton Square to celebrate your community! #lovewhereyoulive

For more information on this event, please call 706-213-3100 or 706-213-3204

Painting with Jennifer Session #3 – July 27, 2018

For more information on this event, please call 706-283-1049.

Triathlon at Richard B. Russell State Park – July 28, 2018

Richard B. Russell State Park Intermediate Distance Triathlon, Duathlon and Aquabike race is the fourth race in the Tri the Parks 2018 series. Register today at

For more information on this event, please call (706) 213-2045