Events for April 2015
Moultrie Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce
Sep 08 - May 31   Fall Classes at the Arts Center
Fall Classes at the Arts Center will be starting up on Monday, September 8, 2014. The Arts Center offers dance,piano,voice,drums,strings,painting,drawing and theatre. Drop by and pick up a newsletter and take a tour of the Arts Center. Also, check us out on Facebook and our website at www.colquittcountyarts.com
Date:   September 8, 2014 - May 31, 2015
Time:   03:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.colquittcountyarts.com
Location:   Colquitt County Arts Center
Contact:   229-985-1922
Fees/Admission:   Cost varies
Mar 26 - May 14   YMCA Adult Super 6 Soccer
The Moultrie YMCA's Adult Sports League offers organized leagues for adults ages 16 and up. Super 6 Soccer is an outdoor adult soccer league held during the summer months. Enjoy being outside while playing our communities favorite sport! Games begin the week of May 18.

Registration: March 26 - May 14
Fee: $250/team (up to 12 players)
Date:   March 26, 2015 - May 14, 2015
Website:   http://www.moultrieymca.org
Location:   Moultrie YMCA
Contact:   Mike Dinkeldein
Email:   mdinkeldein@moultrieymca.org
Fees/Admission:   $250/team
Apr 02   Beginning Quilting
BEGINNER’S TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26
9:30—Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
You can learn to make a quilt from start to finish in 4 weeks on your sewing machine. Learn color and fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, machine quilting and binding. Come enjoy the fun of creating something beautiful. 4 classes $50.00/includes pattern
 
Date:   April 2, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.suzannesquilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA
Contact:   229-616-1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26 9:30?Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50.00
Apr 02 - Dec 03   "Artist Guild Meetings"
Something different every month!
Date:   April 2, 2015 - December 3, 2015
Time:   06:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.colquittcountyarts.com
Location:   Colquitt County Arts Center
Contact:   229-985-1922
Date/Time Details:   Every first Thursday of the month at 6:00pm.
Apr 06   Moultrie YMCA Swim Lessons
The Moultrie YMCA is proud to offer progressive swim lessons for all ages! Participants are able to advance through clearly defined levels of swim while focusing on skills relative to their own accomplishments. The YMCA aquatics program also stresses personal safety, personal growth and rescue skills.

BABY & ME

Babies (age 6 months – 2 years) join an adult in the pool. Children will be introduced to an aquatic environment while enjoying games and songs.

Classes meet on Mondays from 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

April 6 - 27

Fee per Session: $10 Member; $20 Potential Member

 

PRE-SCHOOL (AGES 3-5)

Classes meet on Tuesday & Thursday:

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

April 7 - 30

Fee per Session: $25 Member; $45 Potential Member

 

YOUTH (AGES 6-12)

Classes meet on Tuesday & Thursday:

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

April 7 - 30

Fee per Session: $30 Member; $50 Potential Member

 

ADULTS (AGES 13 & UP)

Classes meet on Tuesday & Thursday:
6:15 pm – 7:00 pm

April 7 - 30

Fee per Session: $30 Member; $50 Potential Member

Date:   April 6, 2015
Website:   http://www.moultrieymca.org
Location:   Moultrie YMCA
Contact:   Leslie Peretti
Email:   lperetti@moultrieymca.org
Apr 07   Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee
Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee Meeting
Date:   April 7, 2015
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Website:   http://www.moultriechamber.com
Location:   Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce 3rd Floor
Contact:   Heather Green
Email:   hrgreen@moultriega.net
Date/Time Details:   First Tuesday of every Month 12:00 PM
Apr 07   Family Night at Chick-fil-A
Family Nights Every Tuesday, All Year Long:

Every Tuesday evening, enjoy a FREE kids’ activity from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.  Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal. 

 
Date:   April 7, 2015
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:   Chick-fil-A Moultrie
Date/Time Details:   5:30pm to 7:30pm
Fees/Admission:  

FREE kids’ activity - Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal.
 

Apr 07   City Council Meeting
Date:   April 7, 2015
Time:   06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:  
City Hall Council Chambers
Date/Time Details:  
6pm
Apr 07   Colquitt County Commissioners Meeting
Luke P. Strong
District One
(229) 890-1717
P.O. Box 364
Moultrie, GA  31776-0364
 
James Winfred Giddens
District Two
(229) 324-2890
539 Ellis May Road
Moultrie, GA  31788
 
Terry Clark
District Three
(229) 985-4515
23 Old Tram Road
Moultrie, GA  31768

Billy Herndon
District Four
(229) 985-7963
946 J.D. Herndon Road
Moultrie, GA  31768
 
Ray Saunders
District Five
(229) 782-5741
P.O. Box 177
Doerun, GA  31744
 
Johnny Hardin
District Six
(229) 985-7332
Post Office Box 2412
Moultrie, GA 31776-2412
 
John B. "Benny" Alderman
Chairman, District Seven
(229) 985-6620
237 Mack Dekle Road
Moultrie, GA  31768
 
Date:   April 7, 2015
Time:   07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.ccboc.com/commissioners.htm
Location:   Room 201
Courthouse Annex
101 East Central Avenue
Date/Time Details:   First Tuesday of every month starting at 7pm
Apr 09   Beginner's Sampler Quilt
BEGINNER’S SAMPLER QUILT - Suzanne
Thursday, April  9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14
9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.

This class will teach you a variety of quilting techniques as you rotary cut and machine piece a sampling of traditional quilt blocks. Half and quarter square triangles, strip piecing, flying geese, sashing, borders and machine quilting and binding.  6 classes/$75.00 plus book
 
 
Date:   April 9, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.SuzannesQuilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA 31768
Contact:   229-616*1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, April 9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14 9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $75.00
Apr 09   Beginning Quilting
BEGINNER’S TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26
9:30—Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
You can learn to make a quilt from start to finish in 4 weeks on your sewing machine. Learn color and fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, machine quilting and binding. Come enjoy the fun of creating something beautiful. 4 classes $50.00/includes pattern
 
Date:   April 9, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.suzannesquilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA
Contact:   229-616-1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26 9:30?Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50.00
Apr 09 - May 30   "Fun for Arts Sake" Exhibit
Art Exhibit featuring works by Kathy Nelson and Candi Martin. Acrylic paintings and mosaics will be on display.
Date:   April 9, 2015 - May 30, 2015
Time:   06:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Website:   http://www.colquittcountyarts.com
Location:   Colquitt County Arts Center
Contact:   229-985-1922
Date/Time Details:   April 9 - May 30, 2015
Fees/Admission:   Free
Apr 11   CCHS Prom - Grand March
CCHS - Grand March - Prom
Date:   April 11, 2015
Time:   12:00 PM
Location:   Mack Tharpe Stadium, 1000 Stadium Dr SW, Moultrie, GA
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, April 11
Apr 14   Family Night at Chick-fil-A
Family Nights Every Tuesday, All Year Long:

Every Tuesday evening, enjoy a FREE kids’ activity from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.  Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal. 

 
Date:   April 14, 2015
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:   Chick-fil-A Moultrie
Date/Time Details:   5:30pm to 7:30pm
Fees/Admission:  

FREE kids’ activity - Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal.
 

Apr 16   Beginning Quilting
BEGINNER’S TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26
9:30—Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
You can learn to make a quilt from start to finish in 4 weeks on your sewing machine. Learn color and fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, machine quilting and binding. Come enjoy the fun of creating something beautiful. 4 classes $50.00/includes pattern
 
Date:   April 16, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.suzannesquilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA
Contact:   229-616-1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26 9:30?Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50.00
Apr 16   Beginner's Sampler Quilt
BEGINNER’S SAMPLER QUILT - Suzanne
Thursday, April  9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14
9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.

This class will teach you a variety of quilting techniques as you rotary cut and machine piece a sampling of traditional quilt blocks. Half and quarter square triangles, strip piecing, flying geese, sashing, borders and machine quilting and binding.  6 classes/$75.00 plus book
 
 
Date:   April 16, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.SuzannesQuilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA 31768
Contact:   229-616*1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, April 9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14 9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $75.00
Apr 16   Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Work Force Committee
Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Work Force Committee Meeting
Date:   April 16, 2015
Time:   11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.moultriechamber.com
Location:   Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce 2nd Floor
Contact:   Terry Shuler
Email:   tbshuler@moultriechamber.com
Date/Time Details:   Every 3rd Thursday at 11:00 AM
Apr 18   Healthy Kids Day
Come see all the Y has to offer the Spring Fling! From games to education on living a healthy and active lifestyle this summer, the Y has something for everyone! All areas of the YMCA's Healthy Kids Day are free!
Date:   April 18, 2015
Website:   http://www.moultrieymca.org
Location:   Downtown Moultrie - Spring Fling
Contact:   Anne Kathryn Stone
Email:   astone@moultrieymca.org
Date/Time Details:   April 18, 2015
Fees/Admission:   FREE
Apr 18   CCSC Point Show and Thomas County 4-H Horse Program
Colquitt County Saddle Club Points Show and Thomas County 4-H Open Horse Show 5 Times Event Classes Halter Showmanship English Classes Gaited Classes Costume Class Western Classes Reining Ranch Horse Pleasure Ranch Horse Trail
Date:   April 18, 2015
Website:   http://colquittcountysaddleclub.org
Location:   Priefert Arena Sunbelt Ag Expo 290-G Harper Blvd Moultrie, GA 31788
Contact:   Mac Walters - President 229-873-5323
Email:   bmcmg@yahoo.com
Date/Time Details:   April 18, 2015 Registration at 8 am Show Starts at 9 am
Apr 18   Introduction to Grant Writing
The Moultrie-Colquitt County Library will host an ?Introduction to Grant Writing? presented by Dr. Anne Holt on Saturday, April 18. This program will take place in the library classroom in the library located at 204 5th Street, SE from 10 o?clock until noon. The program will cover: ·Grant writing guidelines ·Model narrative budget ·GEORGIA funders list ·Writing do?s and don?ts ·Tips on finding matching funds The cost is $40.00 per person payable at the door. Registration is required since space is limited. You can register at the Moultrie Library or by calling (229)985-6540 or by email at mccls@mccls.org. You may also contact Dr. Holt at 850-977-5110 or email her at ahholt@ahholt.com.
Date:   April 18, 2015
Time:   10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://mccls.org
Location:   Moultrie Colquitt County Library 204 5th St., SE Moultrie, GA
Contact:   You can register at the Moultrie Library or by calling (229)985-6540 or by email at mccls@mccls.org. You may also contact Dr. Holt at 850-977-5110 or email her at ahholt@ahholt.com.
Email:   mccls@mccls.org
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, April 18, 2015 10:00 am - noon
Fees/Admission:   $40.00
Apr 20   Colquitt County Commissioners Meeting
Luke P. Strong
District One
(229) 890-1717
P.O. Box 364
Moultrie, GA  31776-0364
 
James Winfred Giddens
District Two
(229) 324-2890
539 Ellis May Road
Moultrie, GA  31788
 
Terry Clark
District Three
(229) 985-4515
23 Old Tram Road
Moultrie, GA  31768
 
Billy Herndon
District Four
(229) 985-7963
946 J.D. Herndon Road
Moultrie, GA  31768
 
Ray Saunders
District Five
(229) 782-5741
P.O. Box 177
Doerun, GA  31744

Johnny Hardin
District Six
(229) 985-7332
Post Office Box 2412
Moultrie, GA 31776-2412
 
John B. "Benny" Alderman
Chairman, District Seven
(229) 985-6620
237 Mack Dekle Road
Moultrie, GA  31768

 
Date:   April 20, 2015
Time:   07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.ccboc.com/commissioners.htm
Location:   Room 201
Courthouse Annex
101 East Central Avenue
Date/Time Details:   Third Monday of every month starting at 7pm
Apr 21   Family Night at Chick-fil-A
Family Nights Every Tuesday, All Year Long:

Every Tuesday evening, enjoy a FREE kids’ activity from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.  Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal. 

 
Date:   April 21, 2015
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:   Chick-fil-A Moultrie
Date/Time Details:   5:30pm to 7:30pm
Fees/Admission:  

FREE kids’ activity - Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal.
 

Apr 21   City Council Meeting
Date:   April 21, 2015
Time:   06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:  
at City Hall, Council Chambers
Apr 23   Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee
Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee Meeting
Date:   April 23, 2015
Time:   08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Website:   http://www.moultriechamber.com
Location:   Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce 2nd Floor
Contact:   Terry Shuler
Email:   tbshuler@moultriechamber.com
Date/Time Details:   Every 4th Thursday at 8:30 AM
Apr 23   Beginner's Sampler Quilt
BEGINNER’S SAMPLER QUILT - Suzanne
Thursday, April  9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14
9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.

This class will teach you a variety of quilting techniques as you rotary cut and machine piece a sampling of traditional quilt blocks. Half and quarter square triangles, strip piecing, flying geese, sashing, borders and machine quilting and binding.  6 classes/$75.00 plus book
 
 
Date:   April 23, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.SuzannesQuilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA 31768
Contact:   229-616*1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, April 9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14 9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $75.00
Apr 23   Beginning Quilting
BEGINNER’S TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26
9:30—Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
You can learn to make a quilt from start to finish in 4 weeks on your sewing machine. Learn color and fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, machine quilting and binding. Come enjoy the fun of creating something beautiful. 4 classes $50.00/includes pattern
 
Date:   April 23, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.suzannesquilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA
Contact:   229-616-1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26 9:30?Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50.00
Apr 23 - Apr 26   Aladdin
Date:   April 23, 2015 - April 26, 2015
Time:   07:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Website:   http://www.colquittcountyarts.com
Location:   Colquitt County Arts Center Wright Auditorium
Contact:   229-985-1922
Date/Time Details:   April 23rd & 24th @ 7:00pm April 25th & 26th @ 2:00pm
Fees/Admission:   Adults/$7 Children/$5 Children 2 & under free
Apr 24   18th Annual Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament
18th Annual Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament - Shotgun start at 1:00 pm at the Sunset Country Club
Date:   April 24, 2015
Time:   01:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.moultriechamber.com
Location:   Sunset Country Club Moultrie, GA
Contact:   Tommie Beth Willis Chamber of Commerce 985-2131
Email:   tbwillis@moultriechamber.com
Date/Time Details:   Friday, April 24th starts at 1:00 pm
Apr 25   50th Regiment Marching Band Pops in the Park
Date:   April 25, 2015
Time:   04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:   Mack Tharpe Stadium
Rain Out Venue: Withers Auditorium
Contact:   Leave name and phone number, call will be returned with ticket info.
Email:   50thregimentpops@gmail.com
Fees/Admission:   BBQ Plates + Entry: $8 To-Go Plate Only: $5
Plates includes: BBQ, Beans, Coleslaw, Bread and a Drink
Entry Only: $3
Bottled drinks Available: $2
Apr 26   Choral Evensong
On Sunday evening, April 26, St. Mark's Anglican Church will commemorate the Feast of our Patron, St. Mark the Evangelist, with a service of Choral Evensong at 4:00 p.m.  All are invited to share in this beautiful service of Scripture readings, prayer, and various pieces of sacred music performed by our choir.  For any who are unfamiliar with the Anglican tradition of Evensong, we warmly welcome you to experience the form of worship for yourself.  Holy Scripture commends us to "worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness" and this service seeks to do just that.  Come and see!
Date:   April 26, 2015
Time:   04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Website:   http://www.stmarksmoultrie.org
Location:   St. Mark's Anglican Church 609 S. Main St.
Contact:   Fr. Will McQueen (229) 985-6275
Email:   info@stmarksmoultrie.org
Date/Time Details:   4/26/2015 @ 4:00 p.m.
Apr 28   Family Night at Chick-fil-A
Family Nights Every Tuesday, All Year Long:

Every Tuesday evening, enjoy a FREE kids’ activity from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.  Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal. 

 
Date:   April 28, 2015
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:   Chick-fil-A Moultrie
Date/Time Details:   5:30pm to 7:30pm
Fees/Admission:  

FREE kids’ activity - Plus, receive a FREE 4-ct. nugget kids’ meal with the purchase of an adult meal.
 

Apr 30   Beginning Quilting
BEGINNER’S TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26
9:30—Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
You can learn to make a quilt from start to finish in 4 weeks on your sewing machine. Learn color and fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, machine quilting and binding. Come enjoy the fun of creating something beautiful. 4 classes $50.00/includes pattern
 
Date:   April 30, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.suzannesquilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA
Contact:   229-616-1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thurs. March 5, 12, 19 & 26 9:30?Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50.00
Apr 30   Beginner's Sampler Quilt
BEGINNER’S SAMPLER QUILT - Suzanne
Thursday, April  9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14
9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.

This class will teach you a variety of quilting techniques as you rotary cut and machine piece a sampling of traditional quilt blocks. Half and quarter square triangles, strip piecing, flying geese, sashing, borders and machine quilting and binding.  6 classes/$75.00 plus book
 
 
Date:   April 30, 2015
Time:   09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.SuzannesQuilts.com
Location:   Suzanne's Quilt Shop 415 Rowland Drive Moultrie, GA 31768
Contact:   229-616*1013
Email:   suzqu@windstream.net
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, April 9, 16, 22, 30 May 7 & 14 9:30-Noon or 6-8:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $75.00