List of special events this weekend for local Veterans
Free Veterans Breakfast sponsored by PruittHealth Hospice: PruittHealth Hospice of Calhoun is honored to celebrate our first responders and veterans on Friday November 10th with a free breakfast. The 2nd annual Appreciating our Finest event will take place in the Calhoun Walmart parking lot. Free breakfast will be provided for our first responders and members of the military (active duty and veterans). The breakfast will be available from 8 am until 10 am or until supplies run out. We are privileged to be able to honor these individuals. For further information, please contact PruittHealth Hospice at 706-602-9546.
Free Veterans Lunch at Chick-fil-A: Gordon Hospital, Gordon EMS, and Chick-fil-A of Calhoun will honor the community’s veterans by hosting afree Veterans Lunch. All veterans are invited to enjoy a free, dine-in only lunch at Chick-fil-A in Calhoun, located at 495 Highway 53 East on Friday, November 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Veterans Day gives us the opportunity to thank the heroes in our community for their service, sacrifices, and courage. For more information about the Veterans Breakfast, please call Gordon Hospital at 706.602.7800 extension 2318.
American Legion Post #47 invited everyone to Veteran’s Day Supper on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at The National Guard Armory at 6 p.m. Please call to confirm your seat at the Veterans tables. American Legion 706-629-6975 Joe Raburn/Commander.
Calhoun Elkettes presents BINGO on Saturday, Nov. 11 beginning at 7 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m. at the Calhoun Elks Lodge, located at 143 Craigtown Road NE in Calhoun. Food, game prizes, door prizes and split the pot. Call Pam at 706-280-5168 for more information.
Gordon County Veterans to hold Veteran’s Day Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 11 beginning at 11 a.m. $1 drinks for veterans. Free lunch for veterans. $1 membership fee for the first year on Veterans Day only. Marine veteran Ben Harbor and his band will perform live at 1 p.m.; Cornhole Tournament at 1 p.m.; 3-ball Pool Tournament at 3 p.m. and Army veteran Jerry Gayton live acoustic performance at 8 p.m. Gordon County Veterans is located at 1219 US 41 North in Calhoun.