Cobb County Government

Events Calendar

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  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, April 26, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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, April 26, 2018 01:00pm - 02:00pm

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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 ...

  • Frog Monitoring Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, April 26, 2018 07:00pm - 09:00pm

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    A common inquiry received at the Watershed Stewardship Program office is “why don’t I hear as many frogs calling as when I was younger.” It is a tough question to ...

  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day at the Cobb County Police Precinct One, 2380 Cobb Pkwy NW, Kennesaw
    Saturday, April 28, 2018 10:00am - 02:00pm

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    Safely dispose of unused & expired medications at our event. Accepted items: Prescription & over-the-counter liquid and pill form medications, ointments, patches, creams and vials. Unaccepted items:  Needles, Sharps, durable medical equipment (CPAP, ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, May 03, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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.  ...

  • Sunset Frog Walk at the Noonday Creek Trail
    Thursday, May 03, 2018 08:15pm - 09:15pm

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    To help grow our frog program and help frog monitors gain confidence in their skills at identifying frogs by their calls, we are holding Frog Walks on the Thursdays in ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, May 10, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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.  ...

  • Sunset Frog Walk at the Noonday Creek Trail
    Thursday, May 10, 2018 08:15pm - 09:15pm

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    To help grow our frog program and help frog monitors gain confidence in their skills at identifying frogs by their calls, we are holding Frog Walks on the Thursdays in ...

  • Creek Cleanup at the Belmont Hills Elementary School - 605 Glendale Place, Smyrna
    Saturday, May 12, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm

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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 ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Bacteria Monitoring Workshop at the Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, GA 30060
    Wednesday, May 16, 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 ...

  • Sunset Frog Walk at the Noonday Creek Trail
    Thursday, May 17, 2018 08:15pm - 09:15pm

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    To help grow our frog program and help frog monitors gain confidence in their skills at identifying frogs by their calls, we are holding Frog Walks on the Thursdays in ...

  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Monday, May 21, 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 ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, May 24, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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.  ...

  • Sunset Frog Walk at the Noonday Creek Trail
    Thursday, May 24, 2018 08:15pm - 09:15pm

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    To help grow our frog program and help frog monitors gain confidence in their skills at identifying frogs by their calls, we are holding Frog Walks on the Thursdays in ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, May 31, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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.  ...

  • Sunset Frog Walk at the Noonday Creek Trail
    Thursday, May 31, 2018 08:15pm - 09:15pm

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    To help grow our frog program and help frog monitors gain confidence in their skills at identifying frogs by their calls, we are holding Frog Walks on the Thursdays in ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Chemical Monitoring Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Wednesday, June 06, 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, June 07, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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.  ...

  • Family Creek Stomp at the Nickajack Creek
    Tuesday, June 12, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm

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    Come take a closer look and discover what lives between the banks of Nickajack Creek. Who lives under a rock, log, or in a pile of leaves? This is no ...

  • Fairy Habitat Workshop at the Terrell Mill Park - 480 Terrell Mill Road SE, Marietta
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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    Our youngest environmental stewards will have a chance to use natural materials collected from along the trail to create shelters for fairies and other small creatures.Become a certified fairy habitat ...

  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am

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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, June 28, 2018 09:00am - 11:00am

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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.  ...