GAINESVILLE - A Festival of Museums is coming to Gainesville this spring.<br />
It will include free and/or discounted entries for the whole family to all four participating venues: Elachee Nature Science Center, Interactive Neighborhood for Kids (INK), the Northeast Georgia History Center and the Quinlan Visual Arts Center.<br />
Live demonstrations, interactive events, guided tours, free craft projects, prizes and more are included. It's a joint venture of Gainesville Tourism and Trade and the Lake Lanier Conventon and Visitors Bureau.<br />
The festival will be held Saturday, May 3, from 10:00-4:00.
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.