What’s Going On In Gordon County

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The fun continues this weekend and July 4th in #Calhoun!

Thursdays, Now – July 19
6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies
10 a.m. at GEM Theatre
June 28 – Brave
July 12 – Coco
July 19 – A Bug’s Life
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Friday, June 29 & Saturday, June 30    *Also open July 4-7.*
Copper Creek Farm Sunflower Festival
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at Copper Creek Farm
Cut a bucket of sunflowers, snap photos, enjoy the hayride, cow train, gem mining, pig races, animated chicken show, barn loft slide, corn box, sunflower box, pony rides, bunnyville, giant jumping pillow, kid’s zip line, mechanical bull, monster watermelon cannon, and much more!
More Info: http://www.coppercreekfarm.com

Saturday, June 30
A Touch of Mayberry
7 p.m. at GEM Theatre
The event features Maggie Peterson (Charlene Darling from the “Andy Griffith Show”) and Ronnie Schell (Duke Slater from Gomer Pyle USMC) whom will answer questions about their shows and share clips. The audience will enjoy sing-alongs and remembering the good ole’ days of Mayberry! Tickets are $27, $25, and 23.
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Mondays, June – September
Farmers Market
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Calhoun Depot
Shop locally grown fresh produce. The market will continue each Monday through September.
More Info: facebook.com/downtowncalhounfarmersmarket

Wednesday, July 4
Star Spangled Celebration
5 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Cherokee Capital Fairgrounds
An evening of great music, food, celebration and fun for the entire family. In addition to the spectacular fireworks show, this year’s free event includes: concerts by Babes Bayou and Tommy Ray Gurley, vendors games, food, stilt walker, magician/illusionist, and inflatables for the kids.
More Info: http://www.nwgafair.com

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

Calhoun-Gordon County Library Events: http://www.facebook.com/CalhounGordonCountyLibrary
*The library is a summer feeding site and will be serving breakfast and lunch.

Gordon Hospital Events & Seminars: http://www.gordonhospital.com

Gordon County 4-H Events: http://extension.uga.edu/county-offices/gordon/4-h-youth-development/upcoming-events.html

Coming Soon:
July 13 – Friday Night Lights Kickball @ Calhoun Rec – http://www.cityofcalhoun-ga.com/Recreation
July 14 – NERA Paddle on Ocoee River – http://www.paddlenera.com
July 22 – Sunday Brunch @ Velo Vineyard – (404) 291-0439
July 27 – Chamber State of Industry Event presented by Gordon Hospital – http://www.gordoncountychamber.com/events
July 28 & August 4 – Calhoun’s Got Talent @ Harris Arts Center – http://www.harrisartscenter.com
August 4 – A Jimmy Buffet Tribute featuring Caribbean Steel & Thunderbolt Patterson @ GEM – http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org

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