Marietta PAL was recently awarded $2,000.00 from 6-4-3 Foundation and $3,500.00 from the Atlanta Braves Foundation. Marietta PAL will be using these funds to support health, nutrition and athletics programs for the youth in the community.
Sponsored by Keep Marietta Beautiful, the 7th Annual Cherokee Heights Arts Festival will be held on Saturday, November 14th from 9am-4pm at the block of Etowah Drive between Freyer and Seminole drives, just one block off Cherokee Street.
Councilmen Grif Chalfant (Ward 2) and Johnny Walker (Ward 3) will host a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Hickory Hills Elementary School Cafeteria located at 500 Redwood Drive, Marietta, GA 30064 at 6:00pm.
The City of Marietta's Civil Service Board will hold elections Tuesday, October 13, Wednesday October 14 and Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 7:00 am until 4:00 pm in the City Clerk's Office, located on the 4th floor of City Hall.
Join the Marietta Museum of History for a walk through time at the Marietta City Cemetery on Saturday, October 17th at 10:30am, 2pm and 5:30pm. With newly "unearthed" research, Museum Registrar, Christa McCay will discuss this month’s theme “And This is How I Died…,” which will explore the people who left this world in horrible ways. From drownings to electrocutions, these tours will not be for the faint of heart.
Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Oct. 12 and their regularly scheduled meeting Oct. 14.
Did you know that roughly half of home fire deaths result from fires reported between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m., when most people are asleep? Smoke alarms save lives. If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. In fact, having a working smoke alarm cuts the chances of dying in a reported. Keep your family safe with a working smoke alarm in every bedroom.
The Old Guard of the Gate City Guard invites the public to buy wreaths that will be laid on the graves of soldiers buried in the the Marietta Soldiers' Cemetery as part of the nationwide "Wreaths Across America" program.
Please mark your calendars to attend the City of Marietta's 39th Annual HarvestFest on the Historic Marietta Square on Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 9am – 5pm.
The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art will host the 5th Annual Chalktoberfest on Saturday, October 10 and Sunday, October 11. Chalktoberfest, a renowned chalk art festival on the Marietta Square, attracts artists from across the country and has caught the attention of the art world as a premier art event.
Don't forget to visit the Marietta Square Farmers Market on the Historic Marietta Square. The Market will take place every Saturday – rain or shine – through December 19, 2015, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Beginning Saturday, February 28th the Farmers Market will be held on North Park Square while the Mill Street Streetscape project is underway for the next couple of months.