The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting a wide variety of events throughout the month of May to interest all age groups.
Join noted Civil War Historian, Brad Quinlin on a tour of the Marietta Square like you have never before experienced. Step back in time to what Marietta was like over 150 years ago. Explore the Square when it was occupied first by the Confederate and then the Union Armies. Learn about the buildings that became hospitals, the businesses that supplied the armies, and the citizens who lived during these dramatic events.
Councilman Anthony Coleman (Ward 5) will host a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA 30060 at 6:30 p.m.
The Marietta Police Department has hired ten Tactical Emergency Medical Support Medics and one physician, who are licensed paramedics through the State of Georgia and are employed by the City of Marietta as police officers and fire fighters. The Law Enforcement Education Foundation has awarded the MPD a $4,500 grant to send three of its TEMS Medics to an advanced tactical medic course that will further advance their training, knowledge and capabilities to save lives when tragic events occur.
On Thursday, May 7, 2015, the City of Marietta will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Kennesaw Avenue Historical Monument located at the entrance of Kennesaw Avenue at 5:30 p.m.
Marietta City Council will meet for committees and an agenda work session April 29.
The City of Marietta will be administering the Summer Food Service Program for the 17th straight year starting on June 1, 2015.
The City of Marietta's Office of Economic Development will partner with the Marietta Business Association during the week of Monday, May 4 - Friday, May 8, 2015, to help recognize Small Business Week by inviting current and aspiring business owners to attend free events relating to creating and maintaining their businesses.
On Sunday, April 26, 2015, four local public safety agencies will compete in the third annual Marietta Softball Challenge Charity Tournament. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Gold Shield Organization, a non-profit organization that helps the families of fallen police officers and fire fighters.
The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department would like to invite the public to the 39th Annual May-retta Daze Arts and Crafts Festival held in Glover Park in the Historic Marietta Square on May 2-3, 2015.
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.
The City of Marietta is now accepting applications for the 2015 July 4th parade.