Marketplace, Gainesville. Benefits New Horizons North, the long term care facility of Northeast Georgia Health System. More than 70 merchants from throughout the Southeast. Handmade and gift items. Preview party, 6:30-9:30 p.m. today; regular hours 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Gainesville Civic Center, 830 Green St., Gainesville. Preview $40 per person; Marketplace, $5 adults, children age 12 and younger free. 770-219-1830.
Miss Flowery Branch Scholarship Pageant, Flowery Branch. Pageant Friday-Saturday, The Springs Community Church, 6553 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch. $100 entry fee. For ages 3-24. 678-357-7359 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dogwood Forest Holiday Bazaar, Gainesville. Benefits the Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk. Yard sale, baked goods, vendors, face painting and food. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dogwood Forest, 3315 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville. Free admission. email@example.com.
Dinner and a Show, Cleveland. Classic country music. Featuring Cody and Carlee Savage and The Backwoods Band; barbecue plates. 6 p.m. Saturday, White County Agri-Science Center, 44 Claude Sims Road, Cleveland. $12 adults, $5 children age 5-10, free for children age 4 and younger. 770-983-0644 or 706-878-9847.
Pancake Breakfast, Gainesville. 7-11 a.m. Saturday, Gainesville Masonic Lodge #219, 621 Lakeshore Dr., Gainesville. Includes pancakes, eggs, bacon or sausage, a biscuit and coffee or juice for $5. 678-316-7834 or 770-530-8218.
Chili Cook Off, Lula. Hotdogs, chili and drinks. Games for children, horseshoes. Free vendor space available. Bring a slow cooker labeled with your name and information. Bring a large pot for judging and sharing. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Main Street Gospel Church, 6459 Main St., Lula. Most food, events free. 678-316-6003.
Gold and Silver Buying Fundraiser, Gainesville. Part of proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia. 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 13, 845 West Ridge Road, Gainesville. 770-532-6617.
Holiday Marketplace, Oakwood. Gifts, crafts and home decor. Family portraits and gift wrapping available. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 13, McEver Road United Methodist Church, 3606 McEver Road, Gainesville. Free to attend. 678-677-3858 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Book signing, Gainesville. "Of Good and Evil" by Gerald Griffin. Part of Downtown-by-Candlelight. 5-7 p.m. Nov. 18, Frames You-Nique, 104 Main St., Gainesville. 770-532-7074.
American Business Women's Association, Gainesville. 6 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month, Ryan's Family Steakhouse, 2415 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville. To attend as a guest, call 770-967-3352.
Toastmasters, Gainesville. Improve your public speaking skills. 5:45-6:45 p.m. Mondays. Jacobs Building Room 208, Brenau University, 340 Green St., Gainesville. Free. 678-469-2777 or email@example.com
Old-fashioned square dance, Hiawassee. 7 p.m. Mondays. Senior Center, 48 River St., Hiawassee. Free. 706-896-1060 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Georgia Genealogy Society, Winder. Meets 7 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Betty Jo Maddox Community Room, The People's Bank Financial Center, 76 Broad St., Winder.