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What: Art in Unusual Places – Artists, storytellers, and gardeners all together for a free family event.
When: Saturday October 13, 2012 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Heritage Park’s Nolan House – 101 Lake Dow Road McDonough, GA 30253

Everyone is looking for free family fun. “Art in Unusual Places” could be just what you are looking for. Please come out and join master gardeners, artists painting live in plein air style, as well as an opportunity for your family to join in helping create a community art project.

The free event open to the public will include stories read aloud for kids of all ages. People can talk to master gardeners on all gardening topics from garden concepts, planning, planting to which soil and products may work best in their region. The “Art in Unusual Places” event will also spotlight art in our community by having local artists set up with their preferred medium in hand painting plein air style in the open gardens for friends and family to view, talk to, and enjoy the best community get together in October.

The event will take place at the historic “Noland House” which has been added to Heritage Park’s historical

Heritage Park's Noland House

Heritage Park’s Noland House

buildings. This antebellum raised roof cottage will make the perfect backdrop for our artists painting flora and fauna in the 19th century Georgia cultivated gardens as well as give visitors a bit of tangible history to come and see.

The Henry County Arts Alliance, Henry County Master Gardeners, and Visual Arts Collective will be gathered for the event Saturday October 13 from 1pm until 4pm.

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