Cool ideas for these hot summer days! Have a great weekend!
Thursdays, June 7 – July 19
6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies
10 a.m. at GEM Theatre
June 7 – Despicable Me 3
June 14 – Smurfs The Lost Village
June 28 – Brave
July 12 – Coco
June 21 – Pete’s Dragon
July 19 – A Bug’s Life
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org
Friday, June 8
10:30 a.m. at Harris Arts Center
Story time, music, sensory activities and hands-on art for ages 6 months – 5 years. The class is led by retired art educator Deanna Dodd. The cost is $7 for first child/$5 each additional child; $5 for HAC members
To Reg. & Info: http://www.harrisartscenter.com or (706) 629-2599
Friday, June 8
Friday Night Lights Dodgeball
6 p.m. at Calhoun Rec
Register in person or online with teams of 5 or 6. Co-ed teams with 2 girl minimum. Ages 16 & up. The cost is $25/team and everyone gets a t-shirt.
More Info: http://www.cityofcalhoun-ga.com/Recreation
Friday, June 8 & Saturday, June 9
Phillips Championship Rodeo
Gates open at 7 p.m. & Rodeo starts at 8 p.m.
Phillips Ranch Arena (475 Mt. Zion rd., Resaca)
Grab your boots and pink attire for a night of family fun! Lots of great food and activities before the rodeo starts. Admission is $12 adults, $8 children (ages 4 and under are free), free parking
More Info: http://www.facebook.com/phillipschampionshiprodeo
Saturday, June 9
NERA Paddle on the Toccoa
For Details: http://www.facebook.com/neranow
Saturday, June 9
Take a Walk on the Wild Side with Cindi
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at New Echota
As a traditional herbalist, Native American Indian and founder of Cindi’s Sacred Garden, Cindi Quay has been practicing traditions with plants for most of her life and will teach how they help us. Bring your family for the day to experience the history of the Cherokee people and to learn about natural remedies and special herbs that grow in the southeast.
More Info: http://www.facebook.com/newechota
Mondays, June – September
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Calhoun Depot
Shop locally grown fresh produce. The market will continue each Monday through September.
Mondays in June
East Coast Swing Dance Classes with Gary Bruce
6 p.m. at Harris Arts Center
Attendance at all sessions is not mandatory, but is encouraged. The cost of the class is a per person fee of $60 for non-members and $50 for HAC members. Partners are not required.
Register Now: http://www.harrisartscenter.com
Calhoun-Gordon County Library Events: http://www.facebook.com/CalhounGordonCountyLibrary
*FREE Summer Reading Program in June for all ages – kids, teens & adults!
**The library is a summer feeding site and will be serving breakfast and lunch.
For Local School Events & Camps:
Calhoun City Schools – http://www.calhounschools.org, http://www.calhounaquaticcenter.com
Gordon County Schools – http://www.gcbe.org
Georgia Cumberland Academy – http://www.gcasda.org
Gordon Hospital Events & Seminars: http://www.gordonhospital.com
Gordon County 4-H Events: Extension.uga.edu
June 14 – Low Country Boil @ Velo Vineyard – (404) 291-0439
June 15 – July 7 – Copper Creek Farm Sunflower Festival – http://www.coppercreek.com
June 16 – Dog Days of Summer @ Calhoun Rec – http://www.cityofcalhoun-ga.com/Recreation
June 18 – 22 – Art Camp with Sherry Warren @ Harris Arts Center – http://www.harrisartscenter.com
June 22 – Summer Beach Party featuring The Tams @ Harris Arts Center – http://www.harrisartscenter.com
June 23 – Sail On ~ The Beach Boys Tribute @ GEM Theatre – http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org
June 28 – Food Truck Thursday @ Velo Vineyard – (404) 291-0439
June 30 – A Touch of Mayberry @ GEM Theatre – http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org