Friday, February 24, 2017
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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!
Animal Control Field Supervisor (full-time), Animal Services
Communications Officer Trainee (full-time), E-911
Electrical Inspector (full-time), Building Inspections
Traffic Operations Division Manager (full-time), DOT
Certified Deputy Sheriff (full-time), Sheriff's Office
Jailer I (full-time), Sheriff's Office
Legal Staff Assistant (full-time), District Attorney
Principal Appraiser Assistant (full-time), Appraisal Department
Appraiser I, Personal Property (full-time), Appraisal Department
Signing & Marking Tech I (full-time), DOT
Summer Camp Counselor (part-time, temporary), Parks and Recreation
Summer Camp Junior Counselor (part-time, temporary), Parks and Recreation
Summer Camp Supervisor (part-time, temporary)
Deputy Transportation Director (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
Only on Comcast Channel 23, AT&T U-Verse Channel 99 and Online at dctv23.com
Police Department Community Room, 2083 Fairburn Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public - hosted by Police Chief Gary Sparks and featuring End of Year Report and Use of Force Policy and Procedures
Lithia Springs High School Auditorium, 2520 East County Line Road, Lithia Springs - $7 tickets, $3 students, $1 PTSA Members - Two separate programs at 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. - featuring Mr. E. Roger Mitchell from BET's new series "The Quad" and other performances
8652 Campbellton Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public - featuring art of students in the Douglas County School System as selected by their art teachers - on view through March 29
Contact Davina Grace Hill, Executive Director at 770.949.2787 or
2242 Old Lower River Road - $12 per person for ages 3 through adult - rain or shine event - please register at link below
Dash for ages 4 & under; 1/4-mile for kindergarten boys & girls and for teachers & parents; 1/2-mile for 1st & 2nd grade boys & girls; 1-mile for 3rd, 4th, 5th & middle school boys & girls - runs occur at different times from 9:15 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.
Contact Coach Jessica Cantrell at 770.651.4478 or
1st Presbyterian Church, 9190 Campbellton Street - $15 admission - proceeds benefiting the Cultural Arts Council - featuring the Fairplay Select Ensemble
Lithia Springs Library, 7100 Turner Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public - one-on-one conversations with Chairman Dr. Jones on any subject
Contact Chairman Dr. Romona Jackson Jones at 770.920.7270 or
3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Open any time the Courthouse is open - featuring art of students in the Douglas County School System as selected by their art teachers
Opening Popcorn Reception: March 7th, 4:30 - 6 p.m.
Contact Wes Tallon, Director of Communications & Community Relations at 770.920.7593 or
Douglas County Transportation Center, 8800 Dorris Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Appointments are required by calling listed phone number.
Contact Lin Snowe, Safe Kids Douglas County at 770.949.5155 or
Educational field trip includes a ride in 1949 vintage train cars, a visit to the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, sample peanut butter treats and more - Activity, transportation & lunch is free for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others. Advance registration required.
Contact Kascia Lipford at 404.408.6448 or
Legacy Lookout, Foxhall Resort & Sporting Club - proceeds benefit CASA, the Douglas County Boys & Girls Club, and the Douglas County Public Education Trust - $100 per person includes dinner, dancing, live music, silent auction and entertainment
Spring Ahead! Set your clocks ahead one hour and change the batteries in your smoke alarm!
Douglasville 1st United Methodist Church, Prestley Mill Road @ Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public - featuring selections from Broadway musicals & movies, including soprano Brenda Turner and pianist Bill Callaway
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
6658 Church Street, Douglasville ~ 770.942.5022
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 email@example.com.