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Arts Center says 35 turned out for Free Open Studio Day

Arts Center says 35 turned out for Free Open Studio Day
June 29, 2019 (MOULTRIE, Ga.) The Colquitt County Arts Center saw a massive participation at its Free Open Studio Day for All. More than 35 attendees arrived to create art, work on existing projects, and meet other artists. This new program is funded by a grant from the Georgia Council of...

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The ‘Olmstead Legacy’ at 20: Some win, but many still wait

The ‘Olmstead Legacy’ at 20: Some win, but many still wait
Eric Ruiz shops for cheese at a nearby Publix with Sofia Morales, a direct support professional who takes him into the community every week and helps him navigate society.June 21, 2019 (Atlanta, GA) For two hours a day, four days each week, Eric Ruiz opens the front door of his family’s Marietta...

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Meet Brian Kemp’s three LGBTQ appointments

June 21, 2019 (Atlanta, GA) Gov. Brian Kemp has filled some 80 positions to state boards and criminal justice posts with a diverse slate of people, including at least three LGBTQ appointments. Women accounted for about half of the appointments and African Americans for about a quarter of them, ...

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Governor Kemp Announces 11 Appointments

June 4, 2019 (Atlanta, GA) - Today Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for eleven (11) appointments to boards, commissions, and related state entities. State Rehabilitation Council Kate D. Brady has worked in the field of disability policy, service, and systems advocacy for...

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ARTS CENTER: Summer is a time for art camps

May 27, 2019 (Moultrie, GA) – United Way Fine Art Camps - Celebrate the Arts with Instructor Kathy Nelson
will begin June 3rd. Our Fine Arts Camps are packed with fun and challenging activities that encourage creativity and growth for a lifetime. Campers will explore a variety...

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Arts Center begins Open Studio for All

May 12, 2019 (Moultrie, GA) – We are very excited to announce that The Colquitt County Arts Center has received an Open Studio for All Grant from the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities in the amount of $18,000. These funds will support the Arts Center’s mission to...

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