Seniors are invited to participate in the 2016 Cobb County Legacy Games, organized by Cobb Senior Services and Cobb PARKS. This competition is open to Cobb residents and non-residents 55 years old and older. The purpose of the games is to provide seniors the chance to participate in a variety of sports, meet new people, […]

Read more

Caregiving workshop is June 9


  As the final segment of the Aging by Design series, a workshop on “Caregiving” will be held 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 9, at the Senior Wellness Center, 1150 Powder Springs St., Marietta. Join Carol Howell, dementia specialist and life coach, as she teaches caregiving techniques for those caring for loved ones with dementia. Pre-registration […]

Read more

Officials cheer ‘super facility’ for seniors


An estimated 400 people gathered Wednesday to welcome Cobb County’s new Senior Wellness Center. “This is the best kind of compliment we can get,” Cobb Senior Services Director Pam Breeden said as she surveyed the standing room–only audience. “You’re excited about what we’re doing.” The new, 42,000-square-foot facility, located in the old Powder Springs Station […]

Read more

Learn about new Senior Wellness Center


Construction continues on the new Senior Wellness Center, which will be located at 1150 Powder Springs St., Marietta. The facility is slated to open in August and Cobb Senior Services staff will host a presentation 2 p.m., Tuesday, July 10, at the Central Library, 266 Roswell St., Marietta. Participants will learn about the new facility and […]

Read more