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Posted: Saturday, August 2nd 2014 at 9:31am

August events at the Northeast Georgia History Center

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Events planned this month at the Northeast Georgia History Center:

Tuesday, August 12, 7 p.m. History Forum: The Gainesville Northwestern Railway
​Line​Chris Brooks will present information on the railway line and how it
​served sawmills in the Helen, GA area. Admission is free for History Center
​members and $3 for non-members. For more information, call 770-297-5900.

Sunday, August 17, 1- 4 p.m. Family Day: We’ve Been Working on the Railroad
​View railroad history of the Northeast Georgia region through exhibits of
​artifacts, memorabilia, and photos. Special exhibits include a working
model train; local railway café, The Big ear Café; and Operation Lifesaver
Railroad Safety. Participate in interactive exhibits of railroad tools and
communication, make railroad crafts, and more. Admission is free, courtesy of
North Georgia Eye. For more information, call 770-297-5900, visit, or email

The Northeast Georgia History Center is located at 322 Academy Street, NE, in Gainesville.

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