Deadline to register for the 2014 Gallipolis Christmas Parade is
Friday, November 14, 2014.
Registrations can be picked up at the Visitors Center
Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm
Mary Lee Marchi ~ “Gallipolis Pictures” Art Show
Local photographer Mary Lee Marchi has scheduled her first Art Show for Friday, October 24th from 5:00-7:00 pm at Evans Wealth Management, located at 300 Second Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio. This event will feature a silent auction for her framed pictures, live music, light appetizers, and is free and open to the public. All proceeds from the silent auction will be going directly to the artist.
Mary Lee is a local artist who is known for her photos of Gallipolis and the surrounding area. She travels the streets of Gallipolis and the back roads of Gallia County capturing the history of our area and usually shares her photos on her Facebook page, “Gallipolis Pictures”. She currently has over 6,000 followers on her FB page.
Mary Lee is the director of the Gallia County Historical Society and a lifelong resident of Gallipolis. She has two children Brian McDade of Cheshire and Missy (Jeff) Whaley of Gallipolis. She also has three grandchildren, Brett and Brittany McDade and Beau Whaley.
Evans Wealth Management is owned and operated by Registered Investment Advisor Stanley K. Evans. Stan has been in the financial services industry over 30 years, opened his newly renovated office in fall of 2013 and has become an integral part of the community. “Gallipolis Pictures” is the second art show he has hosted. He also plans for the second year to provide free carriage rides to the community around the City Park on the same night as “Gallipolis in Lights” lights up the City Park for the holiday season on Wednesday, November 26th.
For more information, please contact Stan or Christina at Evans Wealth Management at (740) 446-4200.
October 3-26, 2014 ~ FAC Mini-Crafters: Miniatures Exhibit
This month's exhibit features FAC Mini-Crafters: Miniatures Exhibit. The exhibit can be seen at the French Art Colony, 530 First Avenue, Gallipolis.
Gallery hours are Tuesday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 pm.
For a complete list of workshops, exhibits and classes, contact the FAC at (740) 446-3834. www.frenchartcolony.org
Gallipolis In Bloom Fall Planting Day
Saturday, October 25th 11:00 am
Gallipolis City Park
Beginning Thursday, May 8th behind
the Medical Shoppe Building, 101 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis
Saturday, May 10th at the Gallipolis City Park, State Street, Gallipolis
For more information, contact Christina White at 740-612-2835
or follow them on Facebook at Gallia County Farmers Market
Saturdays through October 2014 on State Street next to the Gallia County Farmers Market
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
June 12th through September 25, 2014 at the French Art Colony, First Avenue, Gallipolis. Thursdays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (free) with one featured artisan each week who will demonstrate their art or craft. 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm will be a continuation of the artisans with Honey Creek BBQ and entertainment. $5.00 entry fee and legal beverages available for purchase. ID required.
Local and surrounding artisans selling their arts and crafts. Call 740-853-2364 for more information.