Cobb County Government

Current Events & Activities

Escape Room: Find the Antidote #1821
Saturday, February 24
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
$10 Cobb resident/$12 Non-resident
Join the national craze! You find yourself poisoned, trapped in the laboratory of a mad scientist and now you have 60 minutes to solve all your captor’s puzzles so you can get the antidote and escape with your life. An escape room is a live action game where you and your friends follow clues and solve puzzles to to accomplish a mission and escape a room before the clock runs out. Will you be able to get out alive? Sign up for an hour slot today!

Lasting Arrangements #1815
Tuesday, February 26
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
This topic is a tough but important one. If you’ve ever planned a funeral, you know there are countless details to consider when making arrangements. By planning your own funeral in advance, you can enjoy benefits such as removing the emotional burden from your loved ones, expressing your own wishes for how you want to be remembered and relieving your family of the financial responsibility. Mayes Ward-Dobbins representative, Gary Teate will be presenting this seminar. Space is limited.

Dice, Dice Baby Bunco Bash #2328
Tuesday, March 6
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Let the good times roll when you join us for an afternoon of Bunco. Meet and laugh with old pals and new friends. Enjoy snacks and prizes provided by Visiting Angels. Experienced players and beginners alike are welcome.

Tech Talk: Android Phones for Beginners #2529
Wednesday, March 14
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Phones are no longer just for talking. They can do so much more including the Internet, games, GPS, etc. Learn more from Ashanti Norton of T-Mobile about these amazing devices, how to shop for them, what features you need to look for, and how to use them. This class will focus on Android devices.

The Facts on Cosmetic Surgery #2531
Wednesday, March 21
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Free; Registration required
If you’ve ever considered cosmetic surgery join Dr. James Depew with Plastic Surgery Center of the South to discuss the options available.

Color Yourself Healthy #2518
Thursday, March 29
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Want to learn more about skincare and how to color yourself healthy? Come have some fun with Pat Hutto as you learn tips and tricks on skin care and makeup.

Understanding Medicaid Options #2736
Wednesday, March 28
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Medicaid is a difficult system to learn but you don’t have to do it alone. Dottie Denham with Cigna HealthSpring will present about this complicated subject.

What Can Occupational Therapy Do For You? #2903
Thursday, April 12
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free; Registration required
Join students from Chattahoochee Technical College Occupational Therapy Assistant program for an informative discussion on the importance of OT and how it may help you and your loved ones.  Demonstrations of assistive devices and a virtual tour of Cobb Senior Services’ Assistive Technology lab via a telepresence robot will give you a look into the broad world of ways to make your life a little easier. Come early or stay after for free mobility test to evaluate your fall risk. 

Spring Cleaning & Decluttering #2790
Wednesday, April 18
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Everyone has a little ‘junk’ lying around the house and some of us may have more than a little. Regardless of how much stuff we have, we can all benefit from getting rid of clutter and excess things we don’t need any more. Join Terri Carter with Cobb county/UGA Cooperative Extension Services to discuss how you can declutter for spring.

Bingo Mania #2927
Friday, April 20
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
$3 Cobb resident/$4 Non-resident
Prizes and refreshments sponsored by Austin Harris with Edward Jones. Fundraiser to benefit West Cobb Senior Center.

Brain Games #2766
Wednesday, April 25
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Free; Registration required
A healthy mind is the essential key to staying independent, involved and enjoying our lives to the fullest at any age. Join Aloha to Aging, Inc for an exciting series of games to keep your mind sharp and stimulated.

Understanding Social Media #3050
Friday, April 27
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Stay connected with friends and family with these great social media apps. Johnny Barfield will cover how to use some popular social media apps, including Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram.

Five Sneaky Causes of Weight Gain #2903
Monday, April 30
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Are you exercising and watching what you eat and still having problems losing weight? Martin Willis from Humana will explore some new avenues you can take to fight weight gain.

AARP Smart Driver
3rd Thursday each month
9:30 am – 3:30 pm
$15.00 AARP members, $20.00 Non-members
Bring a lunch. Check with your insurance company about a possible discount.
March 15 #2045
April 19 #2767

Bon Appetit
Call Center to register & for details
Meet at the restaurant. This is a great way to make new friends. 
March 5: Chili's #2044, Dallas Hwy, Marietta 30064
April 2: West Cobb Diner #2789, Barrett Pkwy