Area Calendar of Events
Take part this weekend in a seminar at Bellview A. M. E. Church which focuses on keeping happy and healthy. Healthy Eating f or Healthy Living is being held this Saturday, June 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1181 Bellview Road, Aragon. Bellview A.M.E.’s Church Community Bible Study is putting on the event.
The Rockmart Youth Football Association evenings of drills and conditioning continues through the summer from 7 to 8 p. m. on Tuesday and Thursday nights at Hilburn Field in Rockmart. Ages 5-12 are eligible to practice. Signups for all Polk County football players can also be completed while drills are being held at Hilburn Field. Call Ruben Galvan at 706-3468682 or Dante Jones at
Jones at 770-878-8282 for more information.
The next spaghetti dinner at American Legion Post will be on Wednesday, June 20. Meal of spaghetti, meatballs, garlic toast and salad served from 5 to 7 p.m. $5 for all-you-can-eat. Join the American Legion for a good meal in a family-friendly environment. Everybody is welcome.
Looking for something to do this summer? Enroll your child now in Day Camps at the Bob Holcomb Family Life Center for four weeks this summer and join in the fun. First Baptist Church of Cedartown will have time in the gym as well as go on some local field trips during the week. Day Camps for students who have completed K-2nd grade will be from July 16 to July 20. Day Camps for students who have completed 3rd through 5th grade will be from June 11 to June 15 and from July 23 to July 27. Sign-ups will begin the first week of May. Spots are limited so make sure to sign-up ASAP. Cost is $10 per day. Register online at fbccedartown.org.
Cedartown GROW Day camp is being offered July 2 through 6 at Cedartown First United Methodist Church in partnership with Anna Kresge Memorial United Methodist Church and Marietta Street United Methodist Church. Signups are underway now, and go to growdaycamps.org/ to learn more. Scholarships are available.
First Baptist Church of Cedartown’s Vacation Bible School will be from 5:30 to 8:30 each night from Monday, July 9th to Friday, July 13th. They will have their VBS Celebration during Sunday Morning Worship on July 15th.
Aragon First United Methodist Church offers a food pantry for the community to use if they need assistance. They are open Mondays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. and Tuesday mornings from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. A picture ID is required to participate. Call 770-684-4855 for more information.
Rockmart First United Methodist Church invites the community to come out and join in worship on Sundays and Wednesdays at the church located at 135 W. Church St. Sunday morning worship begins with Bible study at 9:45 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 10 a.m. for all ages, and an 11 a.m. worship service. Wednesday night includes at 5 p.m. community meal on the last Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m. Bible study and choir practice at 7 p.m. Weekly children’s events at the church include a 5:45 p.m. children and youth meal, 6:15 Children’s music and MYF, followed by L.I.F.E. at 6:54 p.m. All are invited to join in. Call Rev. Martha Dye at 770-684-6251or e-mail [email protected] for more information or questions. The church also updates weekly on their website at rockmartumc.org.
The Youth Summerfest Committee will be having a meeting for the 20th Annual Youth Summerfest Olympics. The dates for the meetings are Saturday, June 16; Saturday, June 30; Saturday, July 14 and Thursday, July 26 (this meeting is at 6 p.m. in the Northwest Park gym) All meetings will be at Turner Street Center in Cedartown until June. Beginning in the month of June all meetings will be mandatory and will be at Bert Woods Athletic Complex Park (Northwest Park.) All Meetings will begin at 9 a.m. The 20th Annual Youth Summerfest will be on Saturday July 28th 2018 at Bert Woods Athletic Complex Park. For more information please contact Pastor Joy Fredrick at 770-713-5440, Pastor Kenneth Brown at 706-767-0874 or Courtney Ripoll at 770-689-7838.
Register now for the Rockmart Cultural Arts Commission Art Summer camp for ages 7 through 12. This year’s theme is “Go West.” The camp is scheduled or July 9 through July 13. For more information on price and to sign up call 770-6842707 today.