What's Going On in Gordon County

Now - Nov. 30

Cookies for a Cause at Chick-fil-A Calhoun: For each Chocolate Chunk Cookies 6-count purchased, Chick-fil-A will donate $5 to the local Boys & Girls Club.

Now - Dec. 10

Festival of Trees at Harris Arts Center: Beautifully decorated Christmas trees, wreaths, arrangements and specialty gift baskets - all offered for silent auction. Free admission. More Info: www.harrisartscenter.com

Saturday, Nov. 11

New Echota Heritage Day: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at New Echota. In celebration of Native American Month, guided tours and living history demonstrations will bring the old Cherokee Capital back to life. More Info: www.facebook.com/newechota

Saturday, Nov. 11

Calhoun Elkettes present Bingo: Doors open at 5 p.m./Bingo starts at 7 p.m. at Calhoun Elks Lodge. More Info: (706) 280-5158

Tuesday, Nov. 14

Oh Deer, It’s Christmas! Ladies Luncheon: 12 p.m. at Harris Arts Center. Enjoy a delicious lunch at festive holiday tables, then tour the Festival of Trees and shop the Art Market. Tickets are $20. More Info: www.harrisartscenter.com or (706) 629-2599

Thursday, Nov. 16 - Wednesday, Nov. 22

Farm City Week: The main goal of Farm-City is to deepen understanding of the relationship .between rural farmers and urban workers. Distinct differences exist between farm and city life, but rural and urban communities rely heavily upon each other to move products from farms to homes.

Thursday, Nov. 16 - 6:00 p.m. Proclamation Signing at Farm Bureau

Friday, Nov. 17 - Community Tour at Georgia Aquaponic Produce

Sunday, Nov. 19- Downtown Calhoun Celebration

Tuesday, Nov. 21- Tours of Evco & Halstead with UGA Extension

Thursday, Nov. 16 - Saturday, Nov. 18

Friends of The Library Fall Book Sale: Calhoun-Gordon County Library (open during the library’s normal business hours). More Info: (706) 624-1456.

Saturday, Nov. 18

John Berry Christmas Concert: 7:30 p.m. at GEM Theatre. More Info: www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Sunday, Nov. 19

Christmas Open House: 1 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Shop the deals and delicious treats when the Chamber’s Christmas Open House returns! Participating establishments include downtown Calhoun retailers, outlet mall stores, and boutiques throughout Calhoun-Gordon County. This is the perfect event to get you in the gifting mood. More Info: www.gordoncountychamber.com

Sunday, Nov. 19

“Polar Express” Movie: 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. at GEM Theatre. More Info: www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Sunday, Nov. 19

Downtown Calhoun Tree Lighting & Visit from Santa: 6 p.m. in Downtown Calhoun. Bring your camera and get a picture with Santa! There will be a live nativity, tractor rides, popcorn and hot chocolate! More Info: www.facebook.com/DowntownCalhoun

Thursday, Dec. 14

Downtown Calhoun Christmas Parade: Register Now at www.gordoncountychamber.com