- October 17 - November 11Junior Service League Poinsettia Sale
It’s that time again! The Junior Service League Poinsettia Sale has officially started! Plants start at $10 each for a 6” pot in a variety of colors and are purchased from Dixie Green Growers, the sole supplier of poinsettias for Walt Disney World and Sea World. To order, visit the JSL website at www.jslofrome.com. Deadline to place orders is November 11th! 50% of your purchase is tax deductible. Proceeds from this sale benefit JSL projects in Rome & Floyd County, including League 4 Learning and Chieftains Museum.
- October 24Deadline for 8th Grade Essay Contest Submissions
All essays must include a completed cover sheet and be received by 5 p.m. on October 24, 2014.
- October 25 - October 2650th Annual Chiaha Harvest Fair
Come visit us in the Children’s Tent for the 50th Annual Chiaha Harvest Fair. We will have an arts & crafts activity for the children from 10:00am – 6:00pm on Saturday, October 25th and 10:00am – 5:00pm on Sunday, October 26th. We hope to see you there!
- November 8“Stories Through the Ages” Free Day
The museum will host a free event from 10:30am-4:30pm on Saturday, November 8th sponsored by the Floyd/Rome Retired Educators’ Association. “Stories Through the Ages” will focus on the rich heritage of story-telling in northwest Georgia, from Cherokee myths to modern folk tales. The program features story-tellers, children’s activities, and free tours of the museum.
- December 7Membership Brunch
More information TBA.