On July 13, 2016, during the regular Marietta City Council meeting, the City will adopt its proposed millage rate of 3.61, which is less than last year’s rate of 4.046 mills. The meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205 Lawrence Street.
Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session July 7 and their regularly scheduled meeting July 13.
A Public Review Meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at the CDBG Program Office located at 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200, Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on Recommendations for 2017 CDBG Funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Funding received through this programs is allocated to various activities that serve the needs of low and moderate income persons of Marietta, GA.
The Earl Smith Strand Theatre, Marietta Museum of History, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art and Gone With the Wind Museum: Scarlett on the Square, and the Welcome Center have announced their hours and events for the week of July 4th.
On Thursday, July 7, 2016, Mayor Steve Tumlin and City Council will host a Ward 5 Town Hall Meeting at 4pm (Prior to the Agenda Work Session at 5:15pm) at the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA 30060.
The Strand is rebooting its popular Motown musical revue by bringing in new cast members, a wider variety of popular tunes from the Motown era that weren't on the label, and (drum roll please) a LIVE band! This fresh, fun show will be running for two weekends only from July 1st – 10th, so make sure to grab your tickets before they sell out.
The Marietta Police Department is pleased to announce its upcoming Citizens Police Academy. The bi-annual program provides citizens of Marietta with an opportunity to experience and take an in-depth look at what it is like to be a police officer.
The Marietta Police Department will offer a 12-hour Rape Aggression Defense class this summer for women of all fitness levels and ages to successfully learn options to escape attacks. Participants will learn techniques designed to be quick and effective in delivering pain to vulnerable locations on the attacker's body.
MARIETTA – Please bring your blankets and chairs and come have fun with the City of Marietta on July 9th, 2016, at a free screening of the movie "Shaun the Sheep" at Custer Park, located at 600 Kenneth E. Marcus Way. The family-friendly activities begin at 7 p.m., and the movie will start at dark. The event is sponsored by the City of Marietta and B 98.5 FM.
The Marietta Museum of History is one of more than 2,000 museums across America and the only one in Cobb County to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.
The Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art has announced its lineup of summer camps planned this year including three weeks of camp for ages 5-12 which will meet Monday through Friday from 9:00am -3:00pm. The themes for these camps are Adventures in Art, Great But Not Late, and The Last Artbender. To register, please contact Allison Frink, Director of Education, at 770-528-1444 x16 or email@example.com.
The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) Program is excited to announce registration is now available for its 2016 Summer Camp Program for youth in grades 1st – 12th. The camp will be held June 6th – July 22nd from 8am – 6pm at the Lawrence Street Recreation Center located at 510 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA 30060. PAL Summer Camp will include: athletics, academics, field trips, daily breakfast, lunch & snacks.