Cobb County Government

 

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Cobb County Government will open as usual Monday, but everyone is urged to use caution. Cobb and Marietta Schools are closed Monday.

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Current Events & Activities

**Note: Beginning Thursday, December 14, access to online registration will not be available as we make the move to a new registration system. Access will be re-established on January 2, 2018, at which time you will be able to create your CSS membership and register for activities that take place on or after February 1st. We appreciate your understanding.


Aging in Place #15282
Monday, December 11
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
We love our homes and our independence. How do we create a plan for aging so that if the tasks of everyday life become challenging, we aren't acting in crisis? Learn more about how to pay for in-home care, transportation and advanced directives options. Come explore these topics and so much more with E.G. Roth from Cherish Seniors Concierge Service.

Food, Vitamins and Supplements, Oh My #15283
Tuesday, December 12
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
The amount of vitamins and supplements that are out there can be overwhelming. Kimberly Benford with the UGA Cooperative Extension will demystify this complicated subject.

Cord Cutting #15273
Wednesday, December 20
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime are some of the most well known names in what’s become known as “cord cutting,” doing away with pay TV and using internet based services to get television programming. Learn more about these services and how you can use them to cut your cable bill.

Mac and Cheese S’Mac Down Cook Off #15535
Wednesday, January 17
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
$5 Cobb resident/$6 Non-resident
Do you think you make the best mac and cheese? Put your skills to the test at West Cobb Senior Center. Sign up today as a competitor or to just taste all the entries! Free for contestants.

Inside the Real Special Victims Unit #15377
Friday, January 19
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
Separate fiction from reality as Sergeant Steve Roberson with Cobb Police comes and discusses Cobb’s own Special Victims Unit.

Build a Better Back #15312
Wednesday, January 24
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free; Registration required
When you have back pain, everyday activities can be excruciating Explore steps you can take to relieve back pain with Darin Durell of Venture Physical Therapy.

Writing Your Memoir #15536
Monday, January 29
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
$6 Cobb resident/$8 Non-resident; Plus $10 supply fee
Everyone has a story to tell, and no one knows your story like you do. Join bestselling novelist Josh Langston and discover ways to make your story insightful and compelling, whether you craft an entire biography or focus on just one aspect of your life journey. Josh Langston has been helping memoir writers achieve their goals for several years. In addition to his lecture and workshop exercises, deeply discounted copies of his memoir writing textbook, The Naked Truth! will be available (purchase not required.) Workshop price includes a lunch from Chick-fil-A.

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.
January 18 #15291

Bon Appetit
On your own; Call Center to register & for details
Meet at the restaurant. This is a great way to make new friends.
January 8: Casa Grande #15292 2810 East West Connector

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregiver Support Group

2nd Wednesday of each month
2:00 pm