Distraction Digest
April 27- May 1
We've got another busy week of digital programs and activities for you! The History Center Staff and Board are actively discussing when and how re-opening will occur. Thank you for your patience and continued support.
Submission Deadline: May 1
The Thomasville History Center, the Thomasville Center for the Arts, and the Thomasville Visitor’s Center want to bring a little color and fun into your quarantine! All ages are invited to participate in the “Our Story” coloring contest featuring a design from the Thomasville  History Center’s coloring book.

Contest Rules

Age Brackets: Littles (up to age 7), Middles (ages 8-17), and Bigs (ages 18+).

Facebook Entries:
  • tag @thomasvillehistory AND @downtownthomasville AND @thomasvillearts
  • #ourstorytville
  • Caption: Entrant’s first name and Age Bracket
Instagram Entries:
  • tag @thomasvillehistory AND @thomasvillega AND @thomasvillearts
  • #ourstorytville
  • Caption: Entrant’s first name and Age Bracket

One entry per person
Submissions accepted April 13-May 1
Entries may be colored using any medium of your choosing: crayons, colored pencils, markers, watercolors, paints, etc. but the base page cannot be modified in any way (ie- hand drawn or reinterpreted in any way).
Monday, April 27
World War II Digital Series (Instagram)
Thomasville Army Air Base
Thomasville Filter Center, one of Thomasville's lesser known World War II contributions to the war effort.
Tour of Collections Storage & World War II Uniforms with Ephraim
Tuesday, April 28
#FromtheArchives Lecture Premiere @ Noon
Facebook & YouTube
Presented February 2006
Lecture by Anne Harrison

Collection's Spotlight: Home movie footage of Downtown Thomasville, Tallahassee, and the Red Hills Region, c. 1940(Instagram)
Wednesday, April 29
Collections Spotlight: Flowers-Roberts House Fallout Shelter Tour (Instagram)
Thursday, April 30
#FromtheArchives Lecture
Facebook & YouTube
A community conversation presented in February 2019
in partnership with the Jack Hadley Black History Museum

Collections Spotlight: James Burch & the Georgia Waltz (Instagram)
Friday, May 1
725 North Dawson St. • Thomasville, GA 31792 • 229.226.7664