at Cobb Hospital. Upcoming
Drives for 2010: Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 20. (11
a.m. to 4 p.m. - Auditorium). To schedule your appointment
and use the password "wsch."
churches will hold a brief service to mark the
one-year anniversary of the historic floods in our area. The
service will begin at 6pm on Tuesday,
September 21 at the Collar Park Gazebo in
Austell (located between the Collar Community Center, 2625
Washington St., and City Hall/Police HQ). Rain
location: Collar Community Center. We will celebrate
the recovery and remember those still affected.
AFTER HOURS VBA. A
Vinings Business Association Business After Hours, sponsored
and hosted by First Citizens from 5:30 to 7:30. The event
will be held at the bank’s area location, 3300 Cumberland
COBB FAITH PARTNERSHIP'S
Next General Meeting of 2010 - Wednesday, September 22 at
Turner Chapel AME Church, 492 North Marietta Parkway,
Marietta. Come join us for networking, fellowship, and
information-sharing. www.cobbfaithpartnership.org or email
Keep Cobb Beautiful will partner with Keep Marietta
Beautiful and Keep Smyrna Beautiful to offer an autumn
Document Shredding Day for Cobb on September 25 from 9 a.m.
to noon at Smyrna City Hall. This is your opportunity to
have household papers securely shredded on site, at no cost.
Each car will be limited to 100 pounds of documents to be
shredded. ONLY PAPER PRODUCTS. The following things are NOT
acceptable: Plastics, CD’s, Floppy Discs, Electronics,
Cardboard, Large binders with metal rings/clips. This
shredding event is also being held at the same day and time
in Marietta at Piedmont Church on Piedmont Road and the City
of Marietta lot on North Marietta Parkway.
community wide talent show. You are invited to perform on
Saturday, September 25, 2010, at 7:00 pm in the Local
talented gymnasts, dancers, singers, comedians, martial
artists, magicians, musicians, etc… will be performing.
The talent show is open to all ages. Acts are limited
to 3 minutes or less due to time constraints. To register to
perform or to be an audience member please contact the
church at firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-948-6307.
Registration deadline is September 22 and cost $3 per
performer. Audience tickets are $5.00 each for ages 15 and
up, $3.00 each for 6-14 year olds or a family packages is
from the talent show will benefit the free community feeding
program, Oasis, which provides free dinners to the community
every Tuesday night at 6 p.m. at the church.
ARTS STUDY. The
public is invited to the Mableton Arts Study - Open House to learn more and give
opinions. The Open House will be from 10 a.m.
until noon on Saturday, September 25, at
5239 Floyd Road
. For more information call 770-528-2018.
luncheon September 25. The luncheon will educate underserved
women and honor breast cancer survivors. This is an
inspirational luncheon from noon to 3 p.m. Smyrna Community
Center. For information call 770-864-2862.
VININGS HOME TOUR.
The 2010 Tour of Homes date has been set for Sunday
afternoon, September 26. Jane Kennedy, owner of
Curves in Vinings, is returning to Co-Chair the Tour of
Homes with Christian Brown. Christian has experience
working with home tours and is very excited about joining
Jane to make the Vinings Tour of Homes a fabulous event. The
Vinings Tour of Homes Preview Party will be
Saturday evening, September 25 at a beautiful home in Vinings.
South City Kitchen will again sponsor and cater this ever
popular party. For more details check our website at
www.vinings.org. or contact VHPS Executive Director Gillian
Greer at 770-432-3343.
Northside Drive Baptist Church’s 4th season of
Music on the Hill will open on September 26 with a concert
by Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra’s principal cellist
Alexei Romanenko and Canadian pianist Christine Yoshikawa.
They will perform works by Stravinsky, R. Strauss, and
Giuseppe Valnentini. The 3:00 PM concert is offered free to
the public, and will be held in the chapel (handicap
accessible). For further information, contact Jim Barksdale
Managing Stress of Everyday Life. September 29 at 7 p.m.
Presented by Kirsten Person-Ramey, LAPC. Have changes in
your life left you stressed and feeling helpless? Are
your work and family life impacted by your busy life?
Are you experiencing some physical complications as a result
of living such a hectic life? None of us can live a
totally stress-free life, but we can learn how to better
cope with stress. This seminar will teach you some
stress management tools to help you get through those
difficult life situations. These practical tips can be
used both at work and at home. This seminar is FREE
and will be held in the Emory-Adventist hospital’s
cafeteria. Call 770-319-2025 to reserve your spot.
Campbell Middle School PTSA is
sponsoring our annual
fall festival on October 1st from
4:30-7:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $8 or $10 at the
door; price includes most activities except dunk tank, food
or drinks. Individual tickets on sale for games and
additional activities; a DJ, Games, Prizes, Food and a
Silent Auction. Excitement and Fun for All Who Attend.
THE BLESSING OF THE
ANIMALS. The Church of the Good Shepard Episcopal
Church. The service will be conducted in both English and
Spanish and held outdoors if weather permits.
In case of rain, we’ll go into our fellowship hall.
Bring your pet and join us for a fun and touching
sight to behold! Saturday October 2 at 10 a.m. PETS
MUST BE IN CARRIER, OR ON LEASH. The church is on Love
Street ¾ mile south of downtown Austell, 6216 Love Street
Austell, GA 30168
BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS. Sunday,
October. 3, at 3 p.m. Blessing
of the Animals on the Log Cabin Community Church grounds,
service with prayers and songs of creation, pet blessing,
and an offering collected for the Humane Society of Cobb
County. All leased or crated pets and animals are welcome.
Rev. Rich Landers, Pastor.
2699 Log Cabin Drive, Smyrna. Call 404- 351-1912.
FALL FAIR. Teasley Elementary
Fall Fair. The community is welcome to join us!
Games, Activities, Jumpies, Prizes, Food, Crafts, something
fun for all ages!
3295 Atlanta Road
, Sunday October 3 from 2:45 to 5 p.m.
4: FIRST MONDAY
BREAKFAST, October 4 at
the Cobb Energy
Performing Arts Centre. 7:30 a.m. Program: Public Safety
Recognition. General Admission: $50 Members:
$20 online; $35 at door. Table of 10: $200. Online Registration Closes: Sept. 30 at noon Registration can be
done on our website at www.cobbchamber.org.
6: NETWORKING FOR A
is sponsored by Women Who Barter, a women's business
directory and networking association. For the past three
months, our host has been M.U.S.T. Ministries in Marietta.
Our next "Networking for a Cause" will be held at
the Mansour Center located at 995 Roswell Street NE,
Marietta on October 6th, 3-5 p.m. This is a FREE event and
in lieu of cash donations, we request that nonperishable
donations be brought.
Wednesday, October 6.
from 5 to 7 p.m. Free Event. Registration
is required by Oct. 4 at noon to attend Registration can
be done on our website at www.cobbchamber.org.
7: LUNCH N' LEARN
seminars offered at no charge by Julie
Rea, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones 2849 Paces Ferry Road,
Ste. 140 Vinings. 12 noon - 1p.m. (Box Lunch). RSVP
770-432-7649 Space is Limited. Thursday, 10/7/10
Retirement Has Changed, What's Your Next Move? Thursday
10/14/10 Roth IRA's, Retirement Can Be Less Taxing.
Thursday 10/21/10 Get Back on Track. Develop your
Financial Recovery Plan. Thursday 10/28/10 Roll It,
Take It, Leave It, Move It: Knowing Your Employer Retirement
MEET AN AWARD-WINNING book
illustrator. Artist and award-winning children’s book illustrator, Gregory Christie,
will be at the South Cobb Regional Library (805 Clay Road,
Mableton) on Oct. 8 at 3:30 p.m., for a free meet and greet.
Primarily known for
his children’s book illustrations, the
New York resident has been recognized for his work and
received numerous awards including: Coretta Scott King Award
honor for, ‘Brothers in Hope; The Story of the Lost
boys of Sudan’ and for his illustrations in,
‘Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth.’
For information call 678-398-5843.
SPARTAN SPRINT 5K Road Race: Saturday, October 9 at 8 a.m. Come out and race in
this 5K event fundraiser for the Campbell High School
Football team. All proceeds go to the Football program.
There will be a free fun run for the kids just prior to the
5K start with finisher's ribbons for all kids. 5K run awards
3 deep per age group (14-Under, 15-19, 20-24... 85+). Start
and finish at the football stadium. The race will be Chip-Timed,
and it is a USATF Certified Course and a Peachtree Road Race
Qualifier. To sign up, go to: http://www.active.com/running/smyrna-ga/spartan-sprint-5k-2010.
The ‘Friends of the Library’ book sale will be Oct.
15-17 (Fri.-Sun.) at the Jim R. Miller Park (2245 Callaway
Road in Marietta). For information call 770-528-2320.
18: BLOOD DRIVE
at Cobb Hospital. Upcoming
Drives for 2010: Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 20. (11
a.m. to 4 p.m. - Auditorium). To schedule your appointment
and use the password "wsch."
CPR TRAINING. SuperSmyrna is sponsoring CPR Training (Light)
Saturday, October 23 –- FREE - 9 a.m. to Noon, Smyrna Fire
Station 1. Limited
to 25 people, hosted at Smyrna Fire Headquarters 2620
Atlanta Rd., Smyrna Ga. 30080, and the training will be
provided by Smyrna Fire personnel (on-shift paramedics).
This is not a CPR
Certification Course. This is free on a first-come,
first-serve basis, but you must RSVP at
SOUTH COBB AREA COUNCIL, Wednesday,
October 27, at the Coach George E. Ford Center, 11:45 a.m.
Program is South Cobb Public Safety Appreciation General
Admission: $30. Members: $10 online; $20 at the door. Online
Registration Closes: Oct. 25 at noon Registration can be
done on our website at www.cobbchamber.org.
1: FIRST MONDAY BREAKFAST, November 1, at the Atlanta
Marriott Northwest 7:30 a.m. with speakers: Dr. Emily
Lembeck, superintendent, Marietta Board of Education and
Fred Sanderson, superintendent, Cobb County School District
General Admission: $50. Members: $20 online; $35 at door. Online Registration Closes: Oct. 28 at noon Registration can be done
on our website at www.cobbchamber.org.
AREA COUNCIL Wednesday, November 10 at The
Georgian Club. 11:45 a.m. General Admission: $40 Members:
$20 online; $30 at the door Online Registration Closes:
Nov. 8 at noon. Registration at www.cobbchamber.org.
VETERANS DAY CEEREMONY. Thursday,
November 11 - 11 a.m. -
3rd Annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Brinkley Park (next
to American Legion Post 160 off of Concord Road).
Speaker - Ben S. Malcom. Colonel Malcom is known throughout
the Armed Forces as laying the foundation for today's
Special Forces Operations.
SMYRNA AREA COUNCIL
November 11 at the Smyrna Community Center 7:45 a.m. General
Admission: $30 Members: $10 online; $20 at the door Online
Registration Closes: Nov. 9 at noon. Registration at www.cobbchamber.org.
Austell First United Methodist Church offers free weekly
low-impact aerobics class in the church's fellowship hall
every Wednesday Night from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. with certified
group fitness instructor Cindy Standard. Austell First UMC
is located at 5705 Mulberry Street in downtown Austell, just
north of the railroad tracks and City Hall. More details can
be found at www.blessaustell.com
or by calling
BOY SCOUT TROOP 61
meets every Monday night at 7:30pm in the Troop Lodge at
Bethany Methodist Church at the intersection of Hurt and
Hicks Roads. Cub Pack
61 meets Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in the Bethany Gym.
SCOUT TROOP ONE meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. New Scouts Welcome!
2845 Log Cabin Drive
SMYRNA BOY SCOUT
Troop 11 meets at 7 p.m. every Monday evening at Smyrna
First United Methodist Church. New Scouts are
welcome! Please visit our website: www.smyrnatroop11.com.
is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk
alongside you through one of life’s most difficult
experiences. Sessions are every Monday at 6 p.m.
beginning August 2 with an orientation and classes starting
August 9. No preregistration is required.
Classes are held at Smyrna First Baptist Church; 1275 Church
St; Smyrna; 770-435-3231. For more information, go to www.smyrnafirst.org
and click on Discipleship.
DIVORCE CARE FOR KIDS
is a special group to help children heal from the hurt
caused by the separation or divorce of their parents. At
our weekly DC4K group, kids make friends with other kids who
understand how they feel and the things they are going
through. Pre-registration is required.
Registration forms are available in the church office at
1275 Church St; Smyrna; 770-435-3231; or you can print a
form by going to www.smyrnafirst.org. Click on
discipleship and forms. Sessions are every Monday at 6
p.m. beginning August 2 with an orientation and classes
starting August 9th. One session of DC4K is
13 weeks and after week 2 registration is closed. Classes
are held at Smyrna First Baptist Church; 1275 Church St;
Farmers Atlanta Road Market (FARM) in the St. Benedicts
church parking lot (intersection of East-West Connector and
Atlanta Road) on TUESDAYS
from 4 p.m. - dusk. FARM will focus on local area farmers
and artisans selling their own fruits, vegetables, cheeses,
breads and other food goods.
PRODUCE MARKET. The
2nd year of the Fresh Produce Market in downtown
from 8 a.m. until noon in the Smyrna First Baptist Church
parking lot adjacent to the Market Village. The market
is expected to run through October with regular and seasonal
vendors bringing loads of beautiful and wholesome produce to
you each week.
FERRY FARMER'S MARKET,
located at 2375 Paces Ferry Road at Cumberland United
Methodist Church near I-285 and next to the Home Depot
Headquarters, is open each WEDNESDAY
from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. featuring locally naturally grown and
heirloom fresh vegetables.
TAIJI CLASS for
all Tuesday mornings from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. South Cobb
805 Clay Road
, Mableton and on the second Tuesday of each month at The
5239 Floyd Road
WEEKLY COMMUNITY MEALS
ST. LUKE UMC,
5115 Bookwood Drive
wll be serving a free meal every Thursday at 6 p.m. starting
September 23 in the Fellowship Hall. All are welcome.
Entrance on lower level in back of church.
WEEKLY COMMUNITY DINNER -
Please join us! Every Monday night at 6 p.m. Good Shepherd
6216 Love Street
GEORGIA MANAGEMENT RETIREES
Association meets Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the Windy Hill Senior
Every Monday night at 8 p.m. at St. Thomas the Apostle
Church, 4300 King Springs Road SE, Smyrna in Room #3, in the
community building right next to the church. This group
provides a safe and confidential place to talk about life's
challenges and receive support for self-help efforts. There
is no fee to attend. Recovery
International is open to anyone dealing with stress,
anxiety, fatigue, anger management, or any other mental or
behavioral health concerns. Contact Alicia Garcia at
678-665-5233 for more information.
Every Thursday from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the
noon Tuesday, Smyrna Community Center
11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Piccadilly Restaurant, South Cobb
SMYRNA GOLDEN K
10 a.m. Tuesday, Windy Hill Senior Center, 1885 Roswell
7 a.m. Friday, American Legion Post 160, 160 Legion Drive,
SOUTH COBB ROTARY: noon,
Thursday, Presbyterian Village, East-West Connector
SOUTH COBB TOASTMASTERS
Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
875 Six Flags Drive
12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Vinings Club, Overlook III, 2859 Paces
THE WINDY HILL SQUARE DANCE CLUB
Thursday morning 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Windy Hill Senior
Center at 1885 Roswell Street, Smyrna.
Wings Toastmasters Club Tuesdays 12 to 1 p.m., Building 300,
main conference room.
adoption at Cobb shelter. Cobb
County Animal Control has many breeds of animals available
for adoption at the shelter at 1060 Al Bishop Drive,
Marietta. 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday,
and 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call
770-499-4136, or visit AnimalControl.CobbCountyGa.gov
Caregivers Support Group- free 3rd Saturday of each month-
4005 S. Cobb Drive
, Call 770-431-7055 or email email@example.com for
LEGION, Post 160
Membership Meeting at 7:30 p.m. every 3rd Tuesday and
serves breakfast from 8:am to 11:00am on the 2nd Saturday of
each month and the AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY, Unit
160 Membership Meeting at 7:30 p.m. every 3rd Tuesday
OF THE AMERICAN LEGION, Squadron
160 meets at 7 p.m. on
the first Tuesday each month. All of these meetings are at
160 Legion Drive, Smyrna. For more information, access AmericanLegionPost160.org or call 770-436-2501.
LEGION POST 264,
6251 Ivy Road
. Meets every third Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.
Bingo--Mon, Tues, Fri 8
p.m., Sat 5 p.m. and Sun 4 p.m.
BUSINESS ASSOCIATION meets the third Tuesday of each month at noon at the Treadmill Mall
AUSTELL CITY COUNCIL
meets the first Monday of each month for its regular
AUSTELL COMMUNITY TASK FORCE
meets every 1st Monday at 7 p.m. at the
875 Six Flags Drive
, Austell. www.austelltaskforce.org.
AUSTELL LIONS CLUB meets the
2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at Bailey's Diner, 4093
Marietta St. in Powder Springs.
Start time 6:45. For information, call Chuck or
Denise Cook at 770-948-5992.
& LOW VISION SUPPORT
Group (Pride) meets from 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. on the third
Friday of each month. Contact Gloria Fisher, LCSW, for
more details: 770-432-7280
Luncheon (AFL) and business networking group meets regularly
at high noon on the first, third and fifth Tuesday of every
month at the Golden Corral Restaurant, 3845 Austell Road
(just north of the East-West Connector across from South
Cobb Hospital), Marietta. Contact Gary at 404-303-1000 or http://atlanta.cbmc.com/ContactUs.aspx
for more information.
Educators meet monthly at Windy Hill Senior Center,
770-801-5320, for fellowship, service and support of
CCC MOPS is a non-profit support group for Mothers of Preschoolers
and infants which meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of
the month at 9:30 a.m. at the
. Please visit www.cumberlandmops.com for more
OPTIMIST CLUB: Meeting
for breakfast the 2nd Wednesday of each month at
the Vinings Club, 2859 Paces Ferry Road NW
a free program sponsored by the Georgia Cancer Foundation
for women experiencing Chemotherapy treatment for any type.
This empowerment class teaches how to combat the side
effects of cancer treatments. ChemoChicSM
classes are offered on the fourth Thursday of every month
from 1-3 p.m. at the Cancer Wellness at Piedmont at Piedmont
Hospital. Led by cancer survivor Rudi Caruthers.
Reservations required. To reserve a spot, contact Rudi
Caruthers at 770-333-3314, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
COLON CANCER SUPPORT GROUP.
All colon cancer survivors are invited to join the
colorectal support group at the Cancer Support Community
(formerly The Wellness Community) on the 3rd
Wednesday of each month from 6 – 8
p.m. Family and Caregivers are welcome. The
meetings are held at
5775 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
, Building C,
. The group is led by a licensed therapist and
everybody has the opportunity to join in the discussion if
they care to. For additional information call:
404-843-1880 or visit www.cscatlanta.org
SUPPORT Group meets
, the Oran Conference Room,
1791 Mulkey Road
, lower level, on the third Tuesday evening, each
month except December,
from 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free parking and no cost or
registration required. Information regarding various
topics is presented through out the year. For more
information call 770-793-7818.
Every Tuesday night at 7:30 p.m. “Back to Community”
meets at Cumberland United Methodist Church, 2375 Paces
Ferry Road. This discussion and community action group is
open to all and covers a wide range of interesting topics. Join
us as we share important information, initiate projects, and
search for ways in which we can address our societal crisis
through better understanding and local action.
FOCUS, monthly support group for families with special needs children,
meets at First Baptist Mableton at 7 p.m. on the 2nd
Wednesday of every month: Refreshments and childcare
provided with RSVP. For more information and to RSVP
contact FOCUS at 770-234-9111 or email@example.com,
Leland-Qwest UMC, 81 Veterans Memorial Highway, SE,
Mableton, sponsors a free community dinner on the last
Wednesday of each month from 6 – 7 p.m. All are welcome. (Enter
on left side of the church on the lower level).
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren offered by Cobb Senior
Services. This program provides support and information
regarding services in the community. The program meets at
every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:30 p.m.- 8
p.m. Dinner and child care is provided for the grandparents
and children during the free meeting. Please RSVP to
Margie Castillo-Carbaugh at 770-528-5364.
Smyrna Chapter (Gourd Patch) meets the last
Thursday of each month at the Windy Hill Senior Center from
1:00 – 4:00. We have a project each month and create
decorated gourd items. No experience required. Contact
at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Learn the two things we all must do that isn't the usual
diet & exercise in order to lose that terribly bad
inside fat that not only makes us look a bit pregnant when
we aren't but also causes heart attacks. This Heart Truth
Workshop is held on either the 2nd or 3rd Saturday of each
month at the Mableton South Cobb Regional Library. For
the latest information about this free Workshop please visit
Thursday of each month, from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Community
invited---Clarkdale UMC Austell—
Powder Springs Road
. For $5 you get a Drink, Beans (3 kinds), Mashed
Potatoes, Cole Slaw, Corn Bread, Onions, Pickles, Beets and
a large variety of homemade desserts to choose from. Community
INTOWN ATLANTA PARENTS
of Multiples Club (IAPOMC) is a support group for parents of
multiples in and around the perimeter with meetings every
odd month. We connect parents of multiples with others who
not only understand similar parenting challenges, but can
offer some tried and true solutions. We offer a great
newsletter, informative speakers and fun social gatherings!
Contact Christina at email@example.com.
THE JONQUIL GARDEN CLUB meets
every 4th Tuesday at the library in downtown Smyrna at 9:30
a.m. The objective of the Jonquil Garden Club is to beautify
and preserve our environment by encouraging conservation and plantings,
not only in our own gardens, but including public
places. Anyone interested in gardening, floral and landscape
design is welcome to attend.
For further information, you may contact Marilynn
Parker at 770-949-6640.
MABLETON IMPROVEMENT COALITION (MIC)
is a nonprofit citizens group formed to promote quality
growth and redevelopment in the 30126 zip code. MIC's
Board of Director's meetings are the third Thursday of the
month at 7 p.m., generally at the
. Everyone is welcome. Visit www.mableton.org to
confirm meeting location.
THE MOMS CLUBS
of Smyrna are non-profit support groups for at-home mothers.
Smyrna-East chapter includes zip code 30080 west of Atlanta
Road and the Vinings Estates neighborhood. Please
visit www.freewebs.com/momsclubofsmyrnaeast for more. The
Smyrna-Northeast chapter includes zip code 30339 and zip
code 30080 east of Atlanta Road. Please visit http://www.momsclubofsmyrnane.com
for more. Smyrna-West chapter includes zip code 30082.
Please visit www.momsclubofsmyrnawest.com for more.
Smyrna/Vinings-West chapter includes zip code 30082 in
the Nickajack & Russell school district. Please
email firstname.lastname@example.org for more
We meet each month on the third Tuesday 10 a.m. 770/234-5068
or Email: email@example.com. Those new to Cobb
County, or just looking for new friends and activities, are
invited to join in. The NEWCOMERS CLUB OF COBB COUNTY holds
a wide variety of social activities throughout the month
including Bridge, Canasta, Pinochle, Book Club, Mah Jongg,
Ladies Night Out, Golf, Bunco, Chick Flicks, Out to Lunch,
Out and about Atlanta, Stitch and Sew, Mexican Train and
Weekend Pot Luck Dining.
Association Quality Recreation * Life Skills * Civic Action
Programs 2nd Sunday Monthly Meetings at 5 p.m. 6th
Grade Academy at The Barnes Center Coaches & Volunteers
always needed and welcome.
LINE HISTORIC AREA COMMITTEE
meets usually every third Thursday of the month at the Mable
House Arts Center. The
committee deals in a variety matters to further the
recommendations of the River Line Master Plan.
Visit www.mableton.org to verify to verify meeting
dates, times, locations and for more details about what the
committee is working on.
ALPHA INTERNATIONAL, Alpha Lamda Chapter, Mableton, meets the 2nd Sunday at 2 p.m.
Call Vivian Woods at 770-948-4754 for information.
meetings the first Thursday of each month at the Smyrna
Community Center, 11:45 p.m.
offers fellowship with other mothers of all ages and stages.
We welcome women from throughout the community, so you don't
have to be a member of Smyrna First United Methodist Church
to join us! We typically meet the 2nd and 4th Mondays of
each month from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at SFUMC. For more
information, check out www.smyrnafirstmops.com
READING GROUP: meets
the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm, at the Smyrna
Public Library, 100 Village Green Circle.
SMYRNA STITCH-IN GROUP
meets on the first Mondays of the month at the South Cobb
Library - 805 Clay Road - Mableton GA in the large meeting
room. If you like to cross stitch, do crewel work,
needlepoint, etc. and meet women in the area, please come
join us. If you have any questions, please contact
Nadine Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org
COBB BUSINESS ASSOCIATION
meets the first Wednesday of each month at 11:45 at Mableton
Lion’s Club Park Community Center. www.sc-ba.org
An effort is underway to bring a Kiwanis Club to South Cobb
County. Under the aegis of the Smyrna Club, a group
has been meeting twice monthly at the O' Charley's on the
East-West Connector, and are working towards a goal of 25
members. If you
are interested or would like additional information, please
contact Charles Lollis at 770-739-8381.
COBB LIONS CLUB
meets the 1st and 3rd Monday evenings of each month at
The South Cobb Community Center.
620 Lions Club Drive
at 6:30 p.m. Call Bobby Thomas at 678-890-1131 for club
SOUTH COBB SENIORS Friendship
Club meets on the 1st Monday of each month 10:30 a.m. at the
Lions Club Drive Community Center, Mableton. Newcomers are
welcome to come and join the fellowship and lunch, guest
speakers and the love of others.
VININGS BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (VBA) meets the first Tuesday of each month for
lunch at Social Vinings. Networking and speakers from 11:30
to 1 p.m.
Lunch $15 for Members; $20 for Non-Members and guests are always welcome! (no
industry restrictions). A Business After-Hours is held the 3rd
Tuesday of each month.
VILLAGE CIVIC CLUB meets
the first Monday of each month September through June at 7
p.m. at various locations around Vinings. For further
information, e-mail us at email@example.com or
visit our new website: viningsvillagecivicclub.org.
Members and Guests are welcome.
MARIETTA AGLOW COMMUNITY LIGHTHOUSE (WMA), a local arm of Aglow International,
monthly meetings, 7 p.m. the first Thursday at the
Smyrna Community Center’s Community Room. For more
information on West Marietta Aglow visit www.westmariettaaglow.org or call 404-935-8248.
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