(Cleveland)- White County Friends of the Library has announced a silent auction as a fundraiser. You can find pottery, baskets, and other gifts at both the Helen and Cleveland libraries.  Many of the items would make great Christmas gifts. The auction ends promptly at 11 a.m. Dec. 15th

The Cleveland new library committee has also scheduled a self-guided Christmas Tour of Homes for Saturday, December 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There are seven homes on the list: two in Sautee Nacoochee, two in Kellum Valley, one in Cleveland, and two in the Shoal Creek area.

Tickets are $30 for one and $50 for two. You can go to the White County Libraries’ website, and look for the Tour of Homes link, or go to eventbrite.com and search: Tour of Homes Cleveland Ga.

All proceeds go toward the building of a new library building in Cleveland.