Giving The Gift Of Local Cheer: East Cobb Area Events, Dec. 9-16


Holiday events in and around East Cobb this week include the Empty Bowl Brunch and Artist Attic Holiday Show, both at The Art Place Mountain View (photo above). For even more to do, check out our online calendar HERE. Free Mulch. Cobb EMC offers free mulch from the clearance maintenance of Cobb EMC power lines. It […]

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Holiday Happenings To Make Your Season Bright


Metro Atlantans celebrate the holiday season by continuing old traditions, decorating public spaces and putting on plays. The EAST COBBER is happy to provide a sampling of those special events to help you get in the spirit with this special Holiday Happenings Guide. If you know of any fun holiday events not on the list, […]

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December Activities At The East Cobb Senior Center


All Cobb residents age 55+ are invited to participate in activities at various senior centers throughout Cobb. The following is a list of activities scheduled at the East Cobb Senior Center located at 3332 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. Call the East Cobb Senior Center at 770-509-4900 for reservations and/or more details. Disaster Preparedness December 7, 10am-11am; […]

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Make It A December To Remember: East Cobb Area Events Dec. 2-9


The Lights of Life are ablaze through Dec. 31, and it’s just one of many many holiday-themed events taking place in the coming week. For even more to do in and around East Cobb, check out our online calendar HERE. Free Mulch. Cobb EMC offers free mulch from the clearance maintenance of Cobb EMC power lines. […]

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Atlanta Swim Academy To Hold Underwater Tree Celebration


On Saturday, Dec. 3, the East Cobb-based Atlanta Swim Academy (732 Johnson Ferry Road) will have its annual Underwater Tree celebration from 5-6:30pm. Bring canned foods to participate, as ASA will be matching every can donate. In exchange for canned foods, participants will receive one glowstick each to decorate the live submerged tree in pool […]

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WellStar East Cobb Health Park To Hold Public Holiday Event


Join us on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 5:45 p.m.—7:45 p.m. at WellStar East Cobb Health Park for an evening of holiday fun! The event is FREE to the public and will include Santa & Mrs. Claus, tree lighting and more! Entertainment will be provided by Dickerson Middle School Chorus & Dance Stop and refreshments will be served. The WellStar East […]

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Marietta Pilgrimage Christmas Home Tour Takes Place Dec. 3-4


Go behind closed doors as Marietta puts on its holiday finery for the 30th Annual Marietta Pilgrimage Christmas Home Tour. What does it take to produce the tour? More than 3,000 ornaments, thousands of magnolia leaves, 500-plus strands of lights and over 100 poinsettias are used in decorating the houses. A half a dozen or more […]

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EAST COBBER Celebrates Small Business Saturday


Small businesses and consumers are gearing up to support their favorite local, independent businesses on small business Saturday, set to take place on Nov. 26. Small Business Saturday is held annually on the Saturday following Thanksgiving and was founded by American Express as a response to small business owners’ most pressing need: getting more customers through their doors, rallying communities to […]

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As The Holiday Season Begins: East Cobb Area Events, Nov. 25-Dec. 2


A Christmas tree lighting, the Apple Annie Craft Fair and festive concerts and arts events, including the Georgia Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker” (pictured above) are slated for the first full week of the Holiday season. For even more to do in and around East Cobb, check out our online calendar HERE. Free Mulch. Cobb EMC offers free mulch […]

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Brighten The Holidays For Cobb’s Home-Bound Seniors


Tangible and monetary donations are greatly needed to help our local home bound seniors enjoy a happy holiday season. Cobb Senior Services staff is gearing up for its 11th annual Christmas365 event on Dec. 7. This special event is a great time for home-bound seniors to enjoy an afternoon of holiday cheer, food, gifts and fellowship […]

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