Cobb County Government

Get tickets for Official Blues Brothers Revue at Anderson Theatre

The 2017 Encore Series at Jennie T. Anderson Theatre will kick off 8 p.m., Saturday, January 21st, with a performance from the Official Blues Brothers Revue. Other upcoming shows in the Encore Series include Andy Williams Moon River and Me (featuring Jimmy Osmond) on February 4th, and the Buckinghams on February 28th.

You can save the most money by purchasing a season pass. This includes a ticket to each of the shows in the Encore Series, with the same seat for every performance, for $180. Individual ticket sales for shows can be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Anderson Theatre is located inside of the Cobb County Civic Center at 548 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta.

Make plans to attend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Cobb County Government and the Cobb County Branch NAACP will host the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration 10 a.m., Monday, January 16th, at Turner Chapel AME Church. Everyone is invited to help us honor the life and works of Dr. King. The church is located at 492 North Marietta Parkway, Marietta.

For those wishing to be a part of the entertainment at the celebration, an audition date has been added at 6:00pm, Tuesday, January 10th.

Bring One for the Chipper

chipperDid you know that your Christmas trees can be recycled? Recycling trees creates mulch, fuel, wildlife habitats and other useful material. Keep Cobb Beautiful staff will sponsor free recycling drop-offs this holiday season.
 
Trees will be accepted at select Cobb County Parks and Recreation locations through January 15th:
 
•    Lost Mountain Park, 4845 Dallas Highway, Powder Springs
•    Noonday Creek Park, 489 Hawkins Store Road, Kennesaw
•    Sewell Park, 2085 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta
•    Fullers Park, 3499 Robinson Road, Marietta
 
Trees will also be accepted at select Home Depot locations throughout Cobb from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 7th only. For a list of participating locations, click here. Free mulch will be available after Jan. 9. For more information, contact KCB at 770-528-1135 or keepcobbbeautiful@cobbcounty.org.