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Etc. events
For the week of Sept. 16-22
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This week

Antique Tractor Show, Clermont. The North Hall FFA Alumni Annual Antique Tractor & Equipment show. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, intersection of Clark's Bridge Road, Clermont. No entry fees or show prizes; door prizes and concession stand. Benefits the North Hall FFA chapter.

Contra Dance, Sautee. Saturday: potluck, 6:30 p.m.; lesson, 7:30 p.m.; dance, 8-11 p.m., historic gym, Sautee Nacoochee Center, 283 Ga. 255 N., Sautee. $8 adults, $7 SNCA members, $4 students, free for kids age 7 and younger with a supervising adults. 706-754-3254.

Rabies & Wellness Clinic, Gainesville. Humane Society of Hall County. 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Monkey Joe's Gainesville, 2283 Browns Bridge Road Suite 1, Gainesville. $10 per shot; $20 per microchip. Puppies and kittens must be at least 3 months old for rabies vaccinations. Pets must be in a carrier or securely leashed. 770-532-6617 or

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, Gainesville. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Hall County Library Gainesville Branch, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. Volunteers needed to set up and work at the sale. 770-532-3311, ext. 134.

North Georgia Community Connections, Dahlonega. Educational lectures by professors at North Georgia College & State University on various topics including the economy, jazz, art and teaching. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays beginning this Monday, Gainesville Civic Center, 830 Green St. NE, Gainesville. Free.


 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

Old-fashioned square dance, Hiawassee. 7 p.m. Mondays. Senior Center, 48 River St., Hiawassee. Free. 706-896-1060 or

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.