Informaion from the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce

Now-Sept. 26

The Harris Arts Center features the works of Ansley K. Sproull and Algar Dole.

Thursday, Aug. 28

CREATION Health Farmers' Market

5-7 p.m. in the Piggly Wiggly parking lot

Enjoy wonderful fruits and vegetables as well as baked goods and great entertainment.

Thursday, Aug. 28

Chamber Business After Hours

5:30- 7 p.m. at Pruitt Health Hospice

Pruitt Health Hospice (formerly known as United Hospice) will welcome guests and visitors to its new location at 308 N. Wall S., Calhoun, during the Business After Hours Event. The new location is known as The Garlington-Billings house and was constructed between

1880-1890, serving as a beautiful reminder of the rich history of the community. Pruitt Health Hospice has been providing hospice services for individuals facing terminal illness in Calhoun and the surrounding area for more than 20 years.

Friday, Aug. 29, Saturday, Aug. 30, and Sunday, Aug. 31

"Nunsense The Musical"

7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, at Harris Arts Center

Nonsensical zaniness abounds when five surviving sisters of the Sisters of Hoboken in New Jersey come up with an idea to raise funds to complete the burial of the last sisters who died from eating tainted soup at the convent. Tickets: $15 General Admission, $12 Seniors/Students, $10 HAC Members

For tickets and more information, visit or call 706-629-2599.

Saturday, Aug. 3, and Wednesday, Sept. 3

Farmers Market

6 a.m. until sold out in front of WJTH at 329 Richardson Road

Every Saturday and Wednesday.  Anyone in the WJTH listening area is welcome to sell their surplus fruits and vegetables (there is no charge).  All items must be locally grown and sold by a family member.

More info, call  706-629-6397

SaturdayAug. 30

Meet and Greet with Jake The Pirate & Izzy

12- 3 p.m. at Sweet Trees Bakery & Cafe

The children in your life will love this!  Tickets are $8 in advance ($10 at the door) and include photo opportunities and a special treasure (cupcake).  RSVP by calling 706-624-4200.

Tuesday, Sept. 2

STARS Youth Talent Show Auditions

6:30-8:30 p.m. at Harris Arts Center

The theme is "Everything Disney" and auditions are open to students in grades 1 - 12 who sing, dance or play an instrument.  The show date is Sept. 27. For more info and to schedule an audition call 706-629-2599.

For local school events:

Calhoun City Schools -

Gordon County Schools -

Georgia Cumberland Academy -

Coming Next Week:

Sept. 5 and 6 - Little Lambs Consignment Sale at Calhoun First Presbyterian Church

Sept. 7 - Reception at HAC to meet current exhibiting artists