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Georgia State Capitol Museum

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Call: (404) 656-1776 or visit www.libs.uga.edu
The fourth floor is the weirdest free museum in town, with its famous two-headed calf, stuffed wildlife, and a diorama celebrating Georgia turpentine production. You can also observe the bizarre mating rituals between big-money lobbyists and state lawmakers.

Letter To Kemp: Restore Voter Confidence

Thursday August 16, 2018 01:15 PM EDT
Join us to hand-deliver our second letter to Kemp: we demand he resign from the election process and restore voter confidence. We will meet at the Capitol at 1:15 on Thursday on the Mitchell Street side, then go up to the Secretary of State's office together to deliver the letter. Do not bring signs...
Cost: Free

Typical American Families

Thursday February 18, 2016 07:00 PM EST
This photo exhibit highlights diversity among families in Georgia and brings attention to the Strong Families Resolution, which urges legislators to make policies that reflect the state's diversity.
Cost: Free

Forgotten

Thursday February 4, 2016 07:00 PM EST
Full Radius Dance illuminates the Mary Latimer McLendon memorial foundation in the south wing of the Georgia State Capitol building. This performance is free-of-charge. Live musical accompaniment will be provided by Flight of Sparrows and vocalist Myrna Clayton.
Cost: Free

Georgia Rides to the Capitol

Monday March 17, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Georgia Bikes and the Metro Atlanta Mayors Association will sponsor the ninth annual Georgia Rides to the Capital on March 18 to raise support for improved conditions for cycling. Police escorted routes will depart from the cities of Decatur (10:45 a.m.) and Roswell (9:45 a.m.), and both routes will...
Cost: Free

Be Healthy Georgia Day

Friday March 7, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Join the Atlanta Track Club and its youth running program Kilometer Kids, as they partner with Lt. Governor Casey Cagle for the fourth annual Be Healthy Georgia Day. This free, family-friendly event will take place on Saturday, March 8 at the Georgia State Capitol. The day will include the Kilometer...
Cost: Free

New Americans Celebration

Tuesday February 4, 2014 07:00 PM EST
The Coalition of Refugee Service Agencies (CRSA) is hosting a New Americans Celebration on Feb 5, 8AM – 12PM, to increase Georgia lawmakers’ awareness and understanding of the refugee community’s contributions to our state. Kick-off will start at Central Presbyterian Church – Tull Hall, foll...
Cost: Free

Moral Mondays

Sunday January 12, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Tired of not having a voice inside the Gold Dome? Join others to protest outside it. Moral Mondays, the protest movement that motivated thousands of North Carolina residents to engage in civil disobedience (and sometimes get arrested) over issues such as funding cuts to social programs and voting ri...
Cost: Free

Candlelight Vigil for the Uninsured

Friday November 15, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Health Students Taking Action Together (HealthSTAT) will honor those who lost their lives due to lack of insurance by holding a candlelight vigil on the steps of the Georgia State Capitol.Nearly two million Georgians are uninsured and more than 1,000 Georgians die each year due to uninsurance. Thoug...
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Candlelight Vigil for Sickle Cell Awareness

Thursday September 19, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Please come out and rally for Sickle Cell Awareness in GA. The state is trying to cut funds to the program and in return that will cut funds to patients.
Cost: free

Georgia Rides to the Capitol

Monday March 25, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
During the eighth annual Georgia Rides to the Capitol event, the Metro Atlanta Mayors Association, Georgia Municipal Association, and Georgia Bikes will host more than 1,000 cyclists from the metro Atlanta region on a bike ride to the Capitol in order to raise support for improved conditions for cyc...
Cost: Free but donations welcome

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Tuesday February 26, 2013 07:00 PM EST
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will give a public performance in the North Wing of the Georgia State Capitol.
Cost: Free

Georgia Capitol Christmas Tree

Thursday December 20, 2012 07:00 PM EST
One of the largest real Christmas Trees in Atlanta is located in the Georgia Capitol Rotunda. Come visit the Capitol and take in this enormous cedar tree with tens of thousands of lights. Great for holiday pictures.
Cost: Free

PurpleLight Atlanta 2012 Vigil for Hope

Saturday September 29, 2012 08:00 PM EDT
Join us as we turn the country purple in honor of those that have battled pancreatic cancer. Come create awareness and hope in your community at PurpleLight Atlanta! The event program will include a reading of the names of all those we have lost to pancreatic cancer (In Memory Of) or those who are ...
Cost: Free
206 Washington Street
Atlanta, GA 30334
(404) 656-1776
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