Lo­cal Amer­i­can Le­gion post do­nates to Amer­i­can Red Cross

Calhoun Times - - FRONT PAGE - By Brandi Owczarz

Thurs­day, Sept. 28

Farewell Re­cep­tion for Toni Molle­son: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Har­ris Arts Cen­ter.

Satur­day, Sept. 30

Cop­per Creek Farm Corn Maze & Pump­kin Fest Opens: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. & 6 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Get in the fall spirit with corn mazes, hayrides, bon fires and more! On Satur­days, the farm opens at 10 a.m. and fea­tures fam­ily friendly ac­tiv­i­ties. Af­ter 6 p.m. on Fri­days and Satur­days, guests can choose to ven­ture out into the gi­ant flash­light maze or for the braver folks, the haunted maze. New this year, there will be fire­works ev­ery Satur­day night! More Info: www. cop­per­creek­farm.com

Satur­day, Sept. 30

Com­mu­nity Meet & Greet: A Free day of fun for all ages! 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at The Church of God of the Union As­sem­bly.

Oct. 1 - 31

Pump­kin Patch: 11:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Cal­houn First Pres­by­te­rian Church. Pump­kins in all

Amer­i­can Le­gion Paul Gwin Post #47 in Cal­houn re­cently made a do­na­tion to the Amer­i­can Red Cross of North­west Ge­or­gia.

The Amer­i­can Red Cross of North­west Ge­or­gia has re­cently sent vol­un­teers and aid to hur­ri­cane rav­aged ar­eas of Texas, Louisiana, Florida and South Ge­or­gia.

Pic­tured, left to right, Jef­frey Put­nam, ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor of the Amer­i­can Red shapes, sizes and prices, plus corn stalk bun­dles, gourds and mums, boiled peanuts, fried ap­ple pies, baked goods and an area for pho­tograph­ing your kids!

Sun­day, Oct. 1

Light­ing of The ROCK Gar­den: 7 p.m. at The ROCK Gar­den (lo­cated be­hind the Cal­houn Sev­enth-day Ad­ven­tist Church). This wee whim­si­cal place be­comes even more mag­i­cal when il­lu­mi­nated with hun­dreds of can­dles. The event is free and also in­cludes live mu­sic and re­fresh­ments. Bring your lawn chair. More Info: www.face­book.com/ the­gar­den­cal­houn

Fri­day, Oct. 6

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes: 11 a.m. Reg­is­tra­tion/12 p.m. Walk at BB&T City Park

Satur­day, Oct. 7

Re­lay for Life of Gor­don County Kick-Off: 7 p.m. at Payne Farm. A fun-filled night of hayrides, a pet­ting zoo, out­door movie, Re­lay in­for­ma­tion, and more - all free! Cross of North­west Ge­or­gia; Wade Rus­sell, Joe Ray­burn and Jerry Thayer of Amer­i­can Le­gion Paul Gwin Post #41.

The Amer­i­can Red Cross is a not-for­profit or­ga­ni­za­tion that de­pends on vol­un­teers and the gen­eros­ity of the Amer­i­can pub­lic to per­form its mis­sion of pro­vid­ing shel­ter and aid in times of need.

The Amer­i­can Le­gion is the na­tion’s largest wartime vet­er­ans ser­vice or­ga­ni­za­tion aimed at ad­vo­cat­ing pa­tri­o­tism across the U.S.

LARRY GREE­SON / For the Times

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.