Short Takes: January 2021

Short Takes: January 2021

EVENTS   Pontone Gallery After a very successful pop-up exhibition over the summer, Mati Gibbs and Dominic Pontone opened the Pontone Gallery located in downtown Augusta. This satellite gallery will be open for six months to stage four different exhibitions featuring...
Short Takes: November/December 2020

Short Takes: November/December 2020

EVENTS Holiday Wreath Making Workshopwith Mary Louise Hagler Sacred Heart Cultural Center hosts local floral and lifestyle designer, Mary Louise Hagler, in a hands-on workshop to create a holiday wreath. Participants are encouraged to bring items from their own...
Short Takes: October 2020

Short Takes: October 2020

EVENTS Join the Fight Against Breast Cancer  Every October thousands of breast cancer survivors, as well as those currently undergoing treatment, their families and friends walk through downtown Augusta to raise money and awareness in the fight against breast cancer....
Short Takes: August/September 2020

Short Takes: August/September 2020

The BIG Mo Concerts have been on hold for most venues in the Augusta area due to Covid-19. But if you’re looking to attend a concert, take a short drive to The Big Mo in Monetta. The Big Mo, which typically serves as the area’s only drive-in movie theater, has been...
Short Takes: July 2020

Short Takes: July 2020

EVENTS July 4 Happy Birthday America! July 10 Friends of the Columbia County Library Book Sale July 25 Saturday Chef Community Cooking Class Helms College July 27 National Love is Kind Day Tell someone you love them while you have the chance… tomorrow isn’t...
Short Takes: May/June 2020

Short Takes: May/June 2020

Georgia Trust Honors Local Buildings The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation in April announced five Augusta winners of its annual awards with four connected to historic buildings and the fifth honoring a local civic leader. Founded in 1973, the Georgia Trust for...