January Activities at Lake Oconee

January Activities 


December 1st – February 25th  “Garden with Venus” & Other Paintings – Madison

Stop by The Steffen Thomas Museum in Madison to view “Garden with Venus” & other paintings by Nicolas Kilmer. There is $5 admission fee or $3 if you are a student or senior. For more information visit http://visitmadisonga.com/mc-events/garden-with-venus-other-paintings-by-nicolas-kilmer-3/?mc_id=2709


Sunday, January 1st– January 8th Ice Skating at the Ritz-Carlton – Greensboro

This is the last week the Ritz will have their Ice Skating rink! Don’t miss out on this winter fun! The rink opens at 10:00AM on the 1st and closes at 8:00 PM on the 8th of January. $30/session for adults and $20/session for children. For more information visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/georgia/reynolds/hotel-overview/calendar


Tuesday, January 10th 11:00 AM Mommy & Me Storytime and Craft – Madison

Every second Tuesday at 11:00 AM the Painted Pineapple in Madison holds a Mommy & Me Storytime and Craft session. Moms/Caregivers can bring in their children and enjoy a special story with a craft. This is FREE!! For more information, visit the Painted Pineapple’s website at http://www.paintedpineapple.org/

Thursday, January 12th  6:00 PM Bingo for Books at the Uncle Remus Library in Madison

Every 2nd Thursday of the Month the Uncle Remus Library in Madison holds Bingo for Books. The entire family can come and this a FREE event. Play bingo and win some books! For more information see this flyer, or visit their website at http://www.uncleremus.org/morgan.htm


Friday, January 20th 6:00 PM Cherokee Indian Exhibit Opening Reception – Madison

Visit the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center for their opening day of the Cherokee Indian Exhibit. The reception starts at 6:00 PM and a live performance will start at 7:00 with native Cherokee dancers and flutists. This is a FREE event! For more information visit http://www.mmcc-arts.org/visual-arts.html


Saturday, January 21st 4:00 PM Lake Country Jamboree featuring Monroe Crossing – Greensboro

Enjoy some bluegrass music by the Oconee River Basin Emmaus Community featuring Monroe Crossing. Music starts at 4:00 PM with Monroe Crossing starting at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $20 for music portion or if you’re interested in food you can purchase a music and food ticket for $50. The food includes a whole hog BBQ and oyster roast. For more information and to purchase tickets view https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lake-country-bluegrass-jamboree-tickets-29120663689


Sunday, January 29th 7:00 PM Oconee Idol – Greensboro

Hear locals from around the Lake area sing their heart outs for a chance to win Oconee Idol. This event will take place at the Festival Hall in Greensboro and tickets are $15/adult and $10/child. For more information visit,  https://www.festivalhallga.com/