Registration opens for Enrichment of Life Movement (ELM) Fall Session on August 13. Classes run September 11 through October 30. The registration deadline is August 27 and is open to residents of Cobb and surrounding counties.

ELM is proud to celebrate its 34th year of serving senior adults. ELM is a unique non-profit, nondenominational learning organization operated almost exclusively by Cobb County volunteers. It offers a full day of classes, a catered lunch, and scheduled lunchtime presentations for active adults age 50 and older. Classes meet on consecutive Tuesdays for 8 weeks and are held at the First United Methodist Church of Marietta (56 Whitlock Avenue) near the Marietta Square.

An array of over 60 classes will be offered from 9:30am-3pm. The Fall 2018 line-up includes: Seventh Biggest Decades (History), Horticultural Potpourri (Landscaping), Histories Mysteries (Literature), Line Dancing, Yoga, learn to play card games like Bridge and Canasta to name just a few. The registration fee is $50 per session and students may take up to three classes. A hot lunch is available for $7, but brown baggers are always welcome. Registration booklets are available at Cobb Senior Centers, Cobb Libraries, or online at starting August 6. For more info, call the ELM Office, 770-678-910-1579 or email

This article originally appeared in the August issue of the EAST COBBER magazine, on page 57. Click here to view the digital edition.