Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Find us on Facebook for what is "happening" in Douglas County, including updates on snow/ice conditions, road closures, school closings, etc. We're always in touch to keep you informed!
Please print this for the office bulletin board, or forward it to a friend or co-worker. Help bring our community together by passing "Happenings" along to others!
Communications Officer Trainee (full-time), Sheriff's Office
Communications Officer Trainee (full-time), E-911
Deputy Transportation Director (full-time), DOT
Laborer III (full-time), DOT
Legal Staff Assistant (full-time), District Attorney's Office
Signing and Marking Technician I (full-time), DOT
Lifeguard (part-time), Aquatic Center
Paramedic (full-time and part-time), Fire/EMS
Job Descriptions and Application Form available at link below
Cooking with People Who Are Making a Difference in Our Community! Join TJ with guest Steve Hord of the Boys & Girls Club for some creative recipes and lots of information.
Airing daily at 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. on dctv23 (Comcast channel 23, AT&T U-verse channel 99, and simulcast on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com)
Contact TJ Jaglinski at 770.920.7472 or
Click here for the latest edition of the newsletter from the Douglasville-Douglas County Water and Sewer Authority.
You will receive training to serve victims of domestic violence and sexual assault; answer calls from victims when the office is closed. On-call volunteer responds when the team is called for a sexual assault. Please contact us to volunteer!
We are looking for persons who love children, love to cook (or would like to learn how to cook), and willing to work hard. Please apply on-line (click Employment, then Job Vacancies/Postings)
Lithia Springs Library Parking Lot, 7100 Turner Drive - 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month - Free Services for individuals 16 years and old, including assistance in career planning, job readiness coaching, information about training opportunities, access to computer workstations, and more
7885 - 1st Flags Drive, Austell - apply in person Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
$10 an hour; full-time position (40+ hours); health insurance ($30/week), dental, vision, 401(k)
Only on Comcast Channel 23, AT&T U-Verse Channel 99 and Online at dctv23.com
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 3027 Chapel Hill Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public - learn about creating 72-hour emergency kits, home items needed for any disaster, basic family preparedness, and growing vegetables in patio containers
Central Baptist Church, 5811 Central Church Road - intermediate musician ability or higher requested - all ages welcome
Contact Jan Booth, Director at 770.286.0431 or
6500 Alexander Parkway - $25 per player with camps for field players and goalkeeping - on-line registration at link below or by mailing a check to the school - day-of/on-site registration available
Contact Coach Jose Cuellar at 770.851.4665 or
Municipal Court Hall, 2083 Fairburn Road - $20 per person at link below with proceeds to organizations supporting families in need - networking, entertainment, motivational speaking, door prizes and more - sponsored by Kingdom Women Rock
Contact Joyce Hester at 678.542.5944
Cultural Arts Center, 8652 Campbellton Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public - on view through February 22nd
Contact Davina Grace Hill, Executive Director at 770.949.2787 or
Dog River Library, 6100 Ga Hwy 5 South - Free Admission, Open to the Public - join Ben & Zach, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Ambassadors of Laughter for some serious fun!
Douglas County Senior Center, 6287 Fairburn Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public - conversations with Commissioner Mitchell on any topic
Contact Commissioner Henry Mitchell III at 770.920.7266 or
3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public at any time the Courthouse is open - featuring the art of middle school students in the Douglas County School System as selected by their art teachers
Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 7th, 4:30 - 6 p.m.
on view through March 1st
Contact Wes Tallon, Director of Communications & Community Relations at 770.920.7593 or
Douglas County Transportation Center, 8800 Dorris Road - appointments required for one-on-one instructions on correct child safety seat installation and use
Contact Lin Snowe, Safe Kids Douglas County at 770.949.5155 or
Educational field trip - activity, transportation and lunch is free for students on free/reduced lunch; $25 for all others - registration now open at link below
Contact Kascia Lipford at 404.408.6448 or
Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville ~ 770.949.2000
Televised live on dctv23 and simulcast live on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com
Commissioners Board Room, 3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse - Open to the Public
Citizen's Hall, Douglas County Courthouse - Open to the Public - Broadcast live on dctv23 (Channel 23 on Comcast & Channel 99 on AT&T U-verse) and simulcast on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com
9030 Georgia Highway 5 at Gurley Road (next to Hunter Park)
P. O. Box 1077, Douglasville 30133 ~ 770.651.2000
Citizen's Hall, Douglas County Courthouse - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Broadcast live on dctv23 (Comcast channel 23 and AT&T U-verse channel 99 with simulcast on CelebrateDouglasCounty.com)
6658 Church Street, Douglasville ~ 770.942.5022
Douglasville Conference Center, 6700 Church Street - Free for Chamber Members, $20 for Guests
Free for Members, $20 for Guests
Douglas County Happenings is a program of the Douglas County Board of Commissioners through its Department of Communications & Community Relations as a public service to our citizens. Our e-mail list is not published or sold. Listings in Happenings are limited to events open to the general Public that involve government, not-for-profit or charitable events. Deadline for submittal is Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. to firstname.lastname@example.org.