Cobb County Government

Events Calendar

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  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Monday, August 20, 2018 09:00am - 10:00am

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    A rain barrel is a rainwater harvesting system that is connected to a downspout from a house or building. By collecting rainwater, one can save energy, water, and money. Rain ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, August 30, 2018 08:30am - 10:30am

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    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, September 06, 2018 08:30am - 10:30am

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    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Chemical Monitoring Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab • 662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta
    Monday, September 10, 2018 06:30pm - 09:00pm

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    Chemical Monitoring Workshop for Quality AssuranceChemical Monitoring - 2.5 hours The Chemical Monitoring workshop is designed to teach volunteers about basic stream water chemistry and how to conduct the chemical tests ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, September 13, 2018 08:30am - 10:30am

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    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Stream Cleanup in the Olley Creek Watershed at the Fair Oaks Park • 1465 W. Booth Rd Extension, Marietta
    Saturday, September 15, 2018 10:00am - 01:00pm

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    Rivers Alive is Georgia's annual volunteer waterway cleanup event that targets all waterways in the State including streams, rivers, lakes, beaches, and wetlands. The mission of Rivers Alive is to ...

  • Stream Cleanup in the Olley Creek Watershed at the Tramore Park • 2150 East-West Connector, Austell
    Tuesday, September 18, 2018 04:00pm - 06:00pm

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    Help clean Olley Creek and keep litter from reaching the Chattahoochee River. Rivers Alive volunteer t-shirts are free for participants while supplies last. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stream-cleanup-tickets-25984212479

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, September 20, 2018 08:30am - 10:30am

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    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, September 20, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm

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    A rain barrel is a rainwater harvesting system that is connected to a downspout from a house or building. By collecting rainwater, one can save energy, water, and money. Rain ...

  • Storm Drain Marking in the Noonday Creek Watershed at the JJ Daniell Middle School • 2900 Scott Road, Marietta
    Thursday, October 11, 2018 02:00pm - 04:00pm

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    Cobb County Water System needs your help!  We are calling for volunteers to help educate residents.  In Cobb County, all storm drains lead to surface water, not a treatment plant.  By ...

  • Storm Drain Marking in the Noonday Creek Watershed at the Falcon Hills Subdivision Pool Pavillion • 4742 Shallow Ridge Road NE, Marietta
    Saturday, October 13, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm

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    Cobb County Water System needs your help!  We are calling for volunteers to help educate residents.  In Cobb County, all storm drains lead to surface water, not a treatment plant.  By ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Bacteria Monitoring Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab • 662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta
    Monday, October 15, 2018 06:30pm - 09:00pm

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    Bacterial Monitoring Workshop for Quality AssuranceBacterial Monitoring - 2.5 hoursThe Bacterial Monitoring Workshop will teach volunteers how to monitor E. coli levels in their streams. E. coli is an indicator organism that is often ...

  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at Hyde Farm at the 726 Hyde Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 06:30pm - 07:30pm

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    The Hyde Farm Rain Barrel Workshop is being hosted by Cobb County PARKS Dept. A rain barrel is a rainwater harvesting system that is connected to a downspout from a house ...

  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:00pm - 01:00pm

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    A rain barrel is a rainwater harvesting system that is connected to a downspout from a house or building. By collecting rainwater, one can save energy, water, and money. Rain ...

  • Fairy Habitat Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm

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    Workshop Theme: Fairy Pumpkin House Our youngest environmental stewards will have a chance to use pumpkins and natural materials collected from along the trail to create shelters for fairies and ...

  • Privet Pull in the Allatoona Creek Watershed at the Leone Hall Price Park • 4715 Stilesboro Rd, Kennesaw
    Saturday, November 10, 2018 10:00am - 12:30pm

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    Help restore habitat and native plant species by removing a non-native invasive species while learning about watersheds and pollution prevention. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/privet-pull-tickets-21068073174

  • Adopt-A-Stream Chemical Monitoring Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab • 662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta
    Thursday, November 15, 2018 06:30pm - 09:00pm

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    Chemical Monitoring Workshop for Quality AssuranceChemical Monitoring - 2.5 hours The Chemical Monitoring workshop is designed to teach volunteers about basic stream water chemistry and how to conduct the chemical tests ...

  • Privet Pull in the Rubes Creek Watershed at the Sweat Mountain Park • 4346 Steinhauer Rd, Marietta
    Tuesday, November 27, 2018 04:00pm - 06:00pm

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    Help restore habitat and native plant species by removing a non-native invasive species while learning about watersheds and pollution prevention. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/privet-pull-tickets-21068073174

  • Adopt-A-Stream Visual Monitoring Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab • 662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta
    Saturday, December 01, 2018 09:00am - 01:00pm

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    The Stream Habitat and Visual Survey Workshop is intended to train volunteers how to assess a stream by rating parameters such as channel bottom materials, sinuosity, bank stability, streamside vegetation, ...