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Etc. events

Oct. 16-23

POSTED: October 16, 2014 1:00 a.m.


Sweet Swing and Waltz Dance, Gainesville. 4-6 p.m. Oct. 18. Northeast Georgia School of Music & Dance, 123 Green St., Gainesville. Free. 770-654-5098.

Contra Dance, Gainesville. 8-11 p.m. Oct. 18. Family Life Center at First Baptist Church, 751 Green St., Gainesville. $10 adults; $5 teens; children and nondancers free.

“Saving the Digital Generation: Connecting with our youth before it’s too late,” Gainesville. 7 p.m. Oct. 21. Lakewood Baptist Church, 2235 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville. A special presentation with best-selling author Tim Elmore. $10. 770-532-6307,

The Mountain Laurel Quilters Guild meeting, Clarkesville. 1 p.m. Oct. 21. Clarkesville United Methodist Church, 1087 Washington St., Clarkesville. 706-894-2201.

Futures for Kids Gala 2014, Gainesville. 5:30 p.m. Oct. 21. The Gainesville Civic Center, 830 Green St. NE, Gainesville. Benefits the Boys and Girls Club of Hall County. 770-532-8102,


Taste of History: The First Ladies of Georgia. 11:30 a.m. Oct. 23. First Baptist Church, 751 Green St. NW, Gainesville. Sandra Deal will be one of the keynote speakers. 770-297-5900.

Helping Hands Foreign Missions 9th Annual “Legacy of Hope” Gala, Gainesville. 6 p.m. Oct. 25. First Baptist Banquet Hall, 751 Green St. NW, Gainesville. $50. 678-765-6999,

Unicoi Winefest, Helen. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 1. Historical Hardman Farm House, 143 Ga. 17, Sautee Nacoochee. $30. 706-878-3087.

Annual CASAblanca Gala Event, Gainesville. 7-10 p.m. Nov. 8. Chattahoochee Country Club, 3000 Club Drive, Gainesville. Benefit for Hall-Dawson CASA. 770-531-1964,

Missions Market, Gainesville. 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 9. Gainesville First United Methodist Church, 2780 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville. Free. 770-536-2341.

Paula Deen, Atlanta. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St., Atlanta., 800-653-8000.


Dahlonega Ghost Walk: Historic Hauntings Tour, Dahlonega. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. August through November. Dahlonega. Adults $10, children $5. 706-482-8795,

Haunted Dahlonega: Spirits, Legends & Lore, Dahlonega. Saturdays at 7 p.m. August through November. Dahlonega. $10. 706-864-2257,

Square dance plus classes, Flowery Branch. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays. Mulberry Creek Community Center, 4491 J.M. Turk Road, Flowery Branch. Free. 12 years old and older. 770-965-7140.

Farmers market, Norcross. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court, Norcross., 770-279-9899.

Library chess club, Gainesville. 1-5 p.m. Fridays. Gainesville Library, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. All ages and levels welcome. 770-532-3311, ext. 114.

American Business Women’s Association, Gainesville. 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday each month. Recess Southern Gastro-pub, 118 Bradford St. NE, Gainesville. Dinner, speakers, meeting. 770-654-9277,

The Pilot Club, Gainesville. 5:45 p.m. every fourth Thursday. Elk’s Club, 1547 Riverside Drive, Gainesville. 770-532-2528,

Phoenix Rising Veterans’ Drum Circle, Gainesville. 6-8 p.m. every other Wednesday. American Legion Post No. 7, 2343 Riverside Drive, Gainesville. Drums available to borrow. Bring a lawn chair. Free. 770-561-7070.


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