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.
Join the Marietta Youth Football League for the kickoff to the 2016 football season. All tackle and flag players are welcome for this four-day camp. Instruction will be provided by MYFL coaches including new high school Head Coach Richard Morgan. The cost of registration is $25 and can be paid on-line at www.cobbfootball.com or payment can be made on the first day of the camp. For more information, please view the flyer.
Join Friends of Brumby Hall on Monday, May 30th from 10am-5pm to step back in time and learn some fun and valuable history about this wonderfully historic home and its previous tenants!! Open to the public and free of charge. Fun for the whole family!!
The City of Marietta will hold a public hearing on June 1, 2016 regarding the recommended budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2017, which begins July 1, 2016. The meeting will be held at noon in the City Hall Council Chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall at 205 Lawrence Street.
The Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum presents a celebrity lineup of speakers and authors – including Daniel Selznick, son of David O. Selznick who produced the movie, “Gone With the Wind” – at its gala weekend, June 17-19, 2016. The event marks the 80th anniversary of the publication of Margaret Mitchell’s 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. “Thank you, Margaret Mitchell” also includes never-before-seen sections of the actual Tara set used in the film, memorabilia collection tips from Gone With the Wind experts and author book signings. Visit www.GWTWMarietta.com for all event details.
Councilman Stuart Fleming (Ward 1) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:00pm in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA.
Although there are dozens of mail carriers throughout the United States, many of them do not report data related to stolen packages. Some reports estimate that around 10% of Americans have been victims of package theft. In Marietta we have noticed a recent spike in the number of reported package thefts from residences. Most of these thefts occur while the victims are away or at work and are unable to receive their packages. These packages can subsequently remain unattended for hours and become easy targets for thieves. The Marietta Police Department provides a few simple tips that can help prevent these thefts from occurring.
The City of Marietta will hold a Public Review Meeting for the City’s Housing and Community Development Program on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 11:00am in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, Georgia 30060.
Due to a change in policy for recycling processing centers across the region, those independent contractors will no longer be able to accept glass recycling from the City of Marietta’s Environmental Services Division effective June 1, 2016.
The City of Marietta will be administering the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) for the 18th straight year starting on June 1, 2016.
The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to protecting its citizens in every way possible by finding ways to fight and prevent crime, while also finding ways to educate and protect the City's youth through a program called Radkids, a personal empowerment safety education, which includes a 10 hour curriculum for children ages 8 to 12.
The City of Marietta is in desperate need of marching bands to participate in the 2016 July 4th Let Freedom Ring Parade. As always school bands, military units, civic organizations, beauty queens, local Boys and Girl Scout clubs, area businesses and others can sign up online to be part of the City's biggest celebration of the year.
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.
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.