A Hot Weekend @ GEM Theatre

  It’s going to be a hot weekend, August 17 & 18, inside downtown Calhoun’s cool GEM Theatre! On Friday, August 17, Resurrection: A Journey Tribute will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. This popular show faithfully recreates the experience of a Journey concert from the band’s most prolific period, employing some of Nashville’s top musicians, many… Continue reading A Hot Weekend @ GEM Theatre

Cherokee Homecoming – July 14

This year, marks 180 years since the atrocity known as “The Trail Where They Cried” (The Trail of Tears). The Friends of New Echota request the honor of the Cherokee people’s presence at the Old Cherokee Capital known as New Echota State Historic Site in Calhoun, Georgia on July 14 from 10 a.m. – 4… Continue reading Cherokee Homecoming – July 14

Register Now! “Xanadu Jr.” Theater Camp

Does your child love live theater and want to perform on stage? If so, immerse your young performer in a mini summer-stock experience! The Harris Arts Center is hosting a two-week theater camp for ages 6-16. Camp will run from July 9 – 20, 2018, with performances on July 20 & 21. While rehearsing for… Continue reading Register Now! “Xanadu Jr.” Theater Camp

Sunflower Festival Opens Friday

  Everything’s coming up sunflowers this summer in #Calhoun, Georgia! Brighten your spirits and table with a bucketful of the flowers that are recognized as a symbol of happiness. Copper Creek Farm’s annual Sunflower Festival kicks-off this Friday, June 15 and continues on Fridays and Saturdays through July 7. The festival will also be open… Continue reading Sunflower Festival Opens Friday

FREE Summer Movies @ GEM Theatre

Summer is here and 6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies has returned to Calhoun’s GEM Theatre! Starting June 7, favorite children’s movies will be played on the GEM’s big screen on Thursdays at 10 a.m. Doors open at 9 a.m. and concessions will be available. Groups of 10 or more are requested to call (706)… Continue reading FREE Summer Movies @ GEM Theatre

What’s Going On In Gordon County

  Lots to do this summer in #Calhoun ~ enjoy! Friday, June 1 Monty Powell’s Highway 41 Revisited 7 p.m. at GEM Theatre A benefit for the Family Resource Center of Gordon Co. featuring Monty Powell and Troubadour 77, Ricky Gunn and Revolver. Troubadour 77, or T77, is the brainchild of Grammy award-winning singer-songwriters, Anna… Continue reading What’s Going On In Gordon County

FREE Summer Reading Events

The Calhoun-Gordon County Public Library summer reading program kicks-off June 4 and features free events for children at the GEM Theatre every Monday in June at 11 a.m. This year’s program is titled “Libraries Rock” and includes the following special events: June 4 – Jeffini the Great presents “Jeffini’s Reading Rock Star Show”–Jeffini uses magic,… Continue reading FREE Summer Reading Events