On Saturday, November 8th, the City of Marietta will host its final event during the commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, featuring a real-life experience of General Sherman's devastating Burning of the Historic Square and the City's triumphant rebirth.
During the final month of the City of Marietta's commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, please join the Marietta Museum of History on November 7th at 7 p.m. when they host Dr. Maryann Fitzpatrick for a lively discussion regarding the man who actually ordered the Burning of the Downtown Square in 1864.
On Saturday, November 8th the Marietta Tree Keepers invites volunteers of all ages to help plant trees at the City of Marietta's Public Works Building located at 725 North Marietta Parkway from 8:30-11 a.m.
The Annual Holiday Open House and the kick-off of Candlelight Shopping on the Downtown Marietta Square is Friday, November 7 from 6-9 p.m.
In conjunction with the end of daylight savings time, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind residents to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when changing clocks this weekend.
Do you have a wonderful picture of you and your family or friends having fun at events in the Historic Marietta Square? Do you have a business within the City limits? If you answered yes to either one of these questions then Marietta needs your help for the City's final event in its year-long commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War on Saturday, November 8th.
Come see the Fall colors as the leaves begin to change by taking a helicopter ride over the City on Saturday, November 1, 2014. Blue Ridge Helicopters will be offering helicopter rides over Marietta from the Marietta Museum of History Aviation Wing Site, 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM. *(Due to the weather forecast for Saturday being windy and cold, we suggest anyone planning to come to the Aviation Wing for a helicopter ride please check the Aviation Wing Facebook page or call the museum at 770-794-5710 before coming to the site to find out if the helicopter rides are taking place.)
Sponsored in part by Keep Marietta Beautiful, the Annual Cherokee Heights Arts Festival will occur on Saturday, November 8th from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the block of Etowah Drive between Freyer and Seminole drives, just one block off Cherokee Street.