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Offsite Local Wellness Workshop (Click for locations)

Dalton State University and Promotoras de Salud with the Northwest Georgia Healthcare Partnership are providing free wellness workshop

Visit one of the locations below to receive diabetes education, check your blood pressure, learn healthy diabetic meals, foot checks, risk assessments, and more!

Reserve a seat by calling 706-272-6664.

Times & Locations

  • Calhoun, GA – October 24, 10am – 12pm at Rock Bridge Church Calhoun in the Gordon Hills Shopping Center, 100 Peters Street, Calhoun GA, 30701
  • Dalton, GA – October 28, 10am – 12pm at the Mack Gaston Community Center, 218 N. Fredrick Street, Dalton, GA 30721
  • Ellijay, GA – October 31, 10am-12pm at Huff’s Drug Store Meeting Room, 136 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, GA, 30540
  • Chatsworth, GA – November 7, 9am-11am at the Murray County Senior Center, 820 GI Maddox Pkwy, Chatsworth, GA 30705

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CG – Music for all ages: Judy Mincey and the Sacred Harp Singers

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be presenting a music event for all ages: Judy Mincey and the Sacred Harp Singers on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 1:00pm

Jody Mincey and the Sacred Harp Singers will be presenting a shape-note singing farewell to the Reading Appalachia display, which will be leaving the library over the weekend.

CG – Computer Class: Internet 102 (Pre-Registration Required)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting a Computer Class: Internet 102 on Friday, October 21, 2016 from 10:30am – 11:45am

Come learn about the basics of using the Internet! No computer skills required.

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CG – Storyteller Jane Cunningham

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be presenting an all ages event: Storyteller Jane Cunningham on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm

Storyteller and educator Jane Owen Cunningham is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face and a memory to your heart! Her enduring sense of humor and irresistible Southern charm make her “Miss Jane Stories” an enchanting experience for all audiences. Come hear “Miss Jane” spin a story with an Appalachian theme. These programs are sponsored by the Calhoun-Gordon Council for a Literate Community.

CG – Computer Class: Internet 101 (Pre-Registration Required)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting a Computer Class: Internet 101 on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 10:30am – 11:45am

Come learn about the basics of using the Internet! No computer skills required.

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CG – Appalachian Clogging

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting Patricia Bohlen for Appalachian Clogging on Monday, October 17 at 5:00pm

Join Patricia Bohlen as she discusses the history of clogging, the different clogging styles, and the health benefits associated with it. She will demonstrate the clogging steps and will allow attendees to try some as well if desired.

CG – Singing Appalachia for the Family

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting Joseph Evans and Russell Cook for Singing Appalachia for the Family on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 1:00pm

Singing Appalachia is sponsored by the Georgia String Band Festival and Gordon County Fiddlers’ Convention, which for more than 10 years has drawn crowds to the Harris Arts Center in late April. All ages welcome.

CG – Basket-Making Workshop for Adults (Pre-Registration Required)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting Tisa Barton for an adult workshop: Basket-making on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm

This workshop will help adults create a simple breadbasket in about 5 hours. All materials and the costs related to the program have been donated by the Harris Arts Center and Shaw Industries. Pre-registration is required due to the class’s limited size.

CG – Dulcimer and Mandolin Concert for all ages

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting several musicians on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 3:30pm

Come hear Kathy Sproull, Janice Smith, and Jim & Sherry Patterson as they provide a musical performance which includes Appalachian instruments, the Dulcimer and the Mandolin.

CG – Teen & Adult Appalachian Papermaking Workshop (Pre-Registration Required)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library wil be working with Karli Land to present a teen and adult workshop: Appalachian Papermaking on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 1:00pm

Karli land will be leading a teen and adult workshop on papermaking that has an Appalachian twist. The class size will be limited, so pre-registration is required.