Events & Workshops

Information about Society Meetings and Community Events


Society Meetings are held at the museum on the 1st Monday of each month at 4:00pm
In case of a Holiday, the meeting will be moved to the next Monday

Events & Workshops

The Candler County Historical Society hosts and participates in several events throughout the year. Information and announcements are posted here and on social media. Here is a small sample of events we have planned for the year; please check back often for updates, and be sure to let us know if you have any suggestions, requests or would like to sponsor a future event.

2018 Events Schedule


February 24th, 2018

Join us in celebrating the history of our community with an evening of live entertainment. We look forward to seeing you there!

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25th Annual
Another Bloomin’

March 31st, 2018

Join us the day before Easter for our Annual Another Bloomin’ Festival, where we will be holding our annual Bake Sale!

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September 9th, 2018

Question & Answer session. Can you think of ten questions you would want to ask your grandparents?


Open Air Market

The First Saturday of Every Month
8:00AM – 1:00PM 
August 4th, September 1st , October 6th, November 3rd & December 1st, 2018

The Candler County Historical Society and History Museum present the first Open Air Market, with a focus on local produce and local products. All have been produced within 25 miles of Metter, GA. Call now to reserve your 10×10 booth space! Each space is free, however, a tax deductible donation may be made to the Historical Society.


Event Coordinator
Steve Waller

Get In Touch

We look forward to hearing from you!

Museum Address

245 West Vertia Street
Metter, GA 30439

Museum Hours:
Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm
& by Appointment

Mailing Address

PO Box 325
Metter, GA 30439

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(912) 685-2450

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