The Sunflower Festival is over, but you still have an opportunity to pick a bucket of sunshine!
Now – Saturday, July 14
Sunflower Bucket Picking
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at Copper Creek Farm
The festival is over, but the field is open this week – pay $10 and pick a bucket full of sunflowers.
More Info: http://www.coppercreekfarm.com
Thursdays, July 12 & 19
6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies
10 a.m. at GEM Theatre
July 12 – Coco
July 19 – A Bug’s Life
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org
Friday, July 13
Friday Night Lights Kickball
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
Saturday, July 14
Football Clinic Sponsored by Sheriff’s Auxiliary
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Calhoun Rec. Dept. (McDaniel Station Rd)
For ages 6-13. The fee is $30 and each participant will receive a t-shirt and other gifts. Special instruction from four-time former All Pro NFL Atlanta Falcon, Deputy Sheriff Elbert Shelly and other guest instructors.
More Info & To Register: http://www.cityofcalhoun-ga.com/recreation or (706) 879-5452
Saturday, July 14
NERA Paddle on Ocoee River
More Info: http://www.paddlenera.com
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.
More Info: facebook.com/downtowncalhounfarmersmarket
Thursday, July 19 *Register Now*
Peach Jam Making Workshop
10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Sonoraville High School – Room 214
Learn how to make your own homemade jams and jellies! The cost is $10; $5 for Gordon County Young Farmers Members.
More Info: Annemarie Carr – (770) 519-3619, To Register: Alexis Roberts – (770) 3887-5142
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
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 ~ Register Now:
July 22 – Sunday Brunch @ Velo Vineyard starting @ 12:30 p.m. – (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