Sunday, May 28, 2017
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Basketball Camp: Ages 5 - 16, June 5 - 9, 9 a.m. - 12 noon, $75 per person, Deer Lick Park Gym
Track Camp: Ages 5 - 16, June 5 - 9, 9 a.m. - 12 noon, $50 per person, Lithia Springs High School Track
3-Day Basketball Shooting Camp: Ages 9 - 16, July 5 - 7, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., $75
Contact Douglas County Parks & Recreation at 770.920.7129
Awareness of this is very important now that warmer weather is here. Make sure you are being a good steward of our water resources and practicing conservation during your summer time activities. For more information, visit our website at the link below.
8652 Campbellton Street - 24- 24 hours/week, $10.50 per hour - responsibilities include gallery management and social media marketing
E-mail resume and letter of interest to e-mail listed below.
Contact Davina Grace Hill, Executive Director at 770.949.2787 or
30 hours per week @ $10 - $12.50/hour - requires 5 years retail experience and a working knowledge of Point of Sale and Microsoft Operating Systems
Please submit resumes to the e-mail link below.
June 12 - 15, 6:30 - 9 p.m. for 8th - 12th graders, $65
June 19 - 22, 6:30 - 8 p.m. for K - 2nd graders, $55
June 19 - 22, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. for 3rd - 7th graders, $65
Register on-line at link below
Contact Coach Cuellar at
Fun and educational field trip for a day in the sun tubing on a 2-hour trip on the Chattahoochee River through scenic Helen, Georgia. Activity, transportation and lunch is free for students on free/reduced lunch, and $25 for all others. Register on-line below.
Contact Kascia Lipford at 404.408.6448 or
Sunrise Memorial Gardens, 3721 Bankhead Highway - Free Admission, Open to the Public
Contact Roseanne Kanger at 770.942.5451
Douglasville Police Department Community Room, 2083 Fairburn Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Topics: Crime Trends, Preventive Crime Measures, Active Shooter Situation Training, Neighborhood Watch Programs
Contact Chief Gary Sparks at
3900 Veterans Memorial Highway, Lithia Springs - Free Admission, Open to the Public - new location, new leadership
Cultural Arts Center, 8652 Campbellton Street - Open to the Public, Free Admission - on view through July 26
Contact Davina Grace Hill, Executive Director at 770.942.2787 or
Artists', Flower, and Home & Garden Markets - Garden Tours (ticketed) - Award-Winning Standard Flower Show - Scarecrow Exhibit - Miniature Gardens - Art Exhibits - and more - most events are free - visit the web site for details
Contact Douglas County Museum of History & Art at
Royal Fades Barber Shop, 6646 East Broad Street - one-on-one conversations with the District Commissioner on any topic
Contact Commissioner Henry Mitchell III at 770.920.7266 or
Sweetwater Creek State Park, 1750 Mt. Vernon Road, Lithia Springs - Register on-line at link below
Triathlon ($55): 200-yard swim, 10-mile bike, and 5K run
Duathlon ($45): 5K run, 10-mile bike, 5K run
Contact John Stone, Douglas County Kiwanis Club at 770.942.3457 or
Downtown Douglasville next to the Police Station, 6754 Broad Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public - featuring up to 10 food trucks each Monday
Contact April McKown, Main Street Douglasville at
Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville ~ 770.949.2000
Televised live on dctv23 and simulcast live on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com
Multi-modal Transportation Center, 8800 Dorris Road
Open Weekdays 5 a.m. - 7 p.m., 770.949.7665, www.DouglasCountyRideshare.com
Resumes/Letters of Interest from Volunteers interested in serving on this Board are due by 5 p.m., Friday, June 2, to Lisa Watson, County Clerk, Douglas County Board of Commissioners, 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville, GA 30134.
Board membership requirements may be viewed and the application downloaded from www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com (choose Departments/Boards & Commissions)
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
Hightower's Memorial Chapel, 7034 West Broad Street - Free for Members, $20 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.