Don't forget to mark your calendar for these events today Wednesday, May 16
May 16, 2012
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The Gordon County Nutrition Site would like to invite seniors ages 60 and over to come to the senior center, located at 150 Cambridge Court Monday – Friday at 11:30 a.m. for a nutri-tious meal. The meal is free of charge. For more information, please contact Darlene Thigpen, Nutrition Site Manager at 706-629-0392.
Learn how the Cherokees used plants in their daily lives, including how plants were gath-ered for healing purposes. Many of the old ways of using plants for curing illnesses were passed on to the white settlers by the Cherokees. Many are still used today. The Cherokees believed that each tree, shrub, and herb, even down to the grasses and mosses were all put here to heal different diseases. Admission: adults-$5, senior citizens-$3 and students- $2. Regular museum hours, Wed. - Sat. 10 to 5, Museum members are free. Call 706 291-9494 or visit www.chieftainsmuseum.org.
The Book Depot, operated by the Friends of the Library, is open each Wednesday from 1-5 p.m. and the first and third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The Book Depot is located in a small brick building at the corner of Court and King Streets. Proceeds from book sales go to support the Calhoun-Gordon County Library.
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