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The January, 2014, regular scheduled meeting for the City Council falls on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Therefore, Mayor Hoyle has rescheduled it for Wednesday, January 22nd.
Get Ready for a Who-balation!
Light Up Ellijay is set for November 29 in downtown Elli-Whoville.
The festivities, with music, caroling, and dancing, begin at 5 p.m. but store specials and craft vendor offerings go on all afternoon.
Christmas in Elli-Whoville will be the theme of this year’s parade which begins at 6 p.m. Get your craziest hair-dos and outfits going.
Lighting of the Who-tree will be at about 6:45.
Stores have decorated their windows and will again compete for the coveted best window award. They’ll be showing a Christmas spirit never before seen downtown.
Members of the high school chorus will participate in the program. High school art students have made special sets for your pictures with Santa or the Grinch. He’ll be wondering around with his own brand of humor and love. And we have a few surprises this year. Stay tuned.
For more information call the DDA office at 706.635.4711 x5 or Kathy Robinson at 706.635.2782.
The “big show” — Georgia Apple Festival — is set for Oct. 12-13 and 19-20 at the Lions Club Fairgrounds.
The “sweet show” — Apple Arts on the Square — goes on at the same time in downtown Ellijay.
The Apple Festival Parade with special guests the Apple Queens and Donna Douglas (Ellie Mae Clampitt) as special guests. Join us at 10 a.m. Oct. 19.
City of Ellijay
will hold a Budget Workshop
Monday, August 26, 2013
5:30 p.m. at City Hall
The City of Ellijay
will hold a workshop
Tuesday, August 13, 2013