Now - February 28

Food Drive for Voluntary Action Center

PruittHealth Hospice (308 N. Wall Street). To help stock the VAC’s shelves after the holidays, PruittHealth is collecting food donations during the month of February. More Info: (706) 602-9546

Now - Saturday, February 18

Dinner & A Movie ~ A Sweetheart Deal!

Wall Street Grille & GEM Theatre. During Valentine’s week, enjoy dinner for two at Wall Street Grille, plus two movie tickets to see “Titanic” at the GEM Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 18 and one free GEM concession item per person. The cost is $50 per couple and the meal includes your

choice of Chicken Alfredo, Steak (Rib Eye or NY Strip), Pot Roast, Shrimp Dinner, two menu sides for each, and a dessert to share (drinks, taxes and gratuity not included). More Info: (706) 383-8691 or (706) 635-3132

Saturday, February 18

Free Trees in Celebration of Georgia Arbor Day. 10 a.m. - until all trees are gone at the NW GA Livestock Pavilion (1034 Highway 53 SW). The Calhoun Beautification Committee will distribute 4,100 free trees, including: Northern Oak, Crepe Myrtle, Green Ash, Red Bud, Dogwood, and Red Maple. Each person will receive 20 tickets to exchange for 20 trees. More Info: Judy Peterson (770) 881-2710

Saturday, February 18

Family Lego Day. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Calhoun-Gordon County Library. More Info: www.ngrl.org

Saturday, February 18

“Titanic” Movie. 8 p.m. at Calhoun’s GEM Theatre. Conclude Valentine’s week with this favorite film. Tickets are $5.

Monday, February 19 - Saturday, February 25

Stick A Fork In Cancer! Hosted by Relay For Life of Gordon County. Throughout the week, different restaurants will host their own spirit night with proceeds benefiting Gordon Relay For Life.. More Info & Restaurant List: www.facebook.com/events/667410516775961

Saturday, February 25

Calhoun Elkettes’ BINGO. 7 p.m. at the Elks Club. Food, prizes, split the pot and more! The event is open to the public and proceeds benefit local charities. More Info: (706) 280-5168

Thursday, March 2

First Thursday Book Club - Join the discussion on Thursday, March 2, at Wall Street Grill in downtown Calhoun. Arrive early to order dinner and the book discussion begins at 7 p.m. We will discuss THE SWEET EVERLASTING by Judson Mitcham. This is a haunting story, beautifully told. All are welcome! Call for more information 678-773-5655.

Saturday, March 18

Tripp Day Community Hoedown Fundraiser. for Tripp Halstead. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. at BB&T Park in downtown Calhoun. Vendors, Chili Cook Off, Bake Off, Silent Auction, Corn Hole Tournament-$25 entry fee team of two. In need of volunteers for the event, along with silent auction donations and food item donations. Vendor space $25 per spot. If you would like to volunteer, donate or enter contests, please call/text Stephanie Starr at 706-346-0856 or email at stephaniedstarr@gmail.com. App vendor fees, contest fees, silent auction money collected will go to the Tripp Halstead/Team Boom Charity.