Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department

Vision Statement To create extraordinary experiences. Mission Statement Provide quality services through exceptional people.

Vision Statement: To create extraordinary experiences. Mission Statement: Provide quality services through exceptional people.

Happy one year anniversary to Mr. Eddie Holliman! Eddie is part of our custodial team and keeps our city buildings looking beautiful! Thank you for a great first year, Eddie!
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Neely Motiejunas celebrates her two year anniversary of joining our team today! Neely is the Community Centers Director and an Assistant Director of the Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department. Neely is a very active member of GRPA District 5 and volunteers for the Special Olympics. We're thrilled to have her at the Acworth Community Center!

If you're a frequent visitor of the Acworth Community Center, then you've met our Recreation Leader Mr. Daulton Hill. Today is his hire date anniversary! We appreciate everything he does for our patrons!

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Our next session of Barre Above by VRoK Fitness begins next month! Classes meet Monday evenings from 5:30-6:15 p.m. You may register for the March session at www.acworthparksandrecreation.org. Drop in rates are also available.

Happy 9 year anniversary to our Facilities Operations Manager Clem Freeman! Clem makes sure that all our facilities are in awesome shape! FUN FACT: Clem played baseball for the Cincinnati Reds!

Calling all active adults! There are still some openings for our June overnight trip. Experience Beautiful Amish Country in Lancaster, PA on this 5 Days/4 Nights (June 1-5, 2020) excursion.
PACKAGE INCLUDES:
• Round Trip Motorcoach Transportation
• 4 Nights Deluxe Accommodations
(2 nights at the Tru by Hilton in Lancaster East and 2 Nights stopover en-route).
• 4 Full Breakfast
• Visit Kitchen Kettle Village
• Reserved Floor Seating at Sight and Sound Theatre to see Queen Esther
• 3-Hour Guided tour of Amish Country
• Visit the Mennonite Information Center
• Shopping at Tanger Outlets
• Dinner Buffet at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
• Dinner at Amish Feast at Hershey Farm
• All Taxes and meal Gratuities Included

Register online at www.acworthparksandrecreation.org

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Look at our guys go! Congratulations to the Polar Plunge tug-of-war champions!

Polar Plunge in Acworth today benefiting the Special Olympics! The Acworth Police Department won the tug-of-war! #2020polarplunge #specialolympics #acwothga #acworthpolice #aba2020vision

The City of Acworth Copsicles take the Special Olympics Georgia Polar Plunge!

Team Acworth had no trouble winning the first round of the Special Olympics Georgia Polar Plunge Battle of the Ropes.

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It’s a beautiful day for a dip! The Special Olympics Georgia Polar Plunge opens at 11:00 AM at Cauble Park! Come out and support the warm hearted plungers and Specail Olympics athletes.
#acworthy #specialolympics #polarplunge

Due to poor field conditions, Acworth Adult Flag Football Free Agent Day is postponed until Tuesday, March 3 at 6:30 PM at the Acworth Sports Complex Football Fields.

Acworth Adult Co-ed Volleyball registration ends TOMORROW February 21! Visit acworthparksandrecreation.org to join the fun!

Thank you to the KSU Zuckerman museum staff! Our campers had so much fun touring your galleries and creating art with you today!

We are have a blast with all the talented artists at Art Explosion Winter Break Camp! Thank you to the Acworth Arts Alliance for teaching us acrylic pouring!

City of Acworth, Georgia

The deadline to register to vote or to change your address prior to Georgia’s March 24 Presidential Primary is Monday, Feb. 24. Voters can check their registration, update their addresses, view their precinct and polling locations, see early voting options and view sample ballots by logging into mvp.sos.ga.gov. This site can also be used by new voters wishing to register.

Due to our winter break camp, open gym hours will be available 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Monday, February 17-Friday, February 21. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

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Happy Valentine's Day! How will you and your sweetheart celebrate? We recommend a stroll across the pedestrian bridge. It will be lit up in honor of the holiday tonight!
#Acworthy #acworthvalentinesday

What song does your tree sing? Every year, the Acworth Tree Commission sponsors an Arbor Day Poster Contest for local schools in Acworth. This contest is intended to bring awareness to the importance of trees in a fun, interactive way. We're amazed at all the beautiful artwork this year!

Next week, we will be resurfacing the dock behind Veterans Memorial at Cauble Park. The dock will be unavailable for public use Monday, February 17-Friday, February 21 between the hours of 7 AM-4 PM. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Looking for an awesome summer job? We are now hiring Assistant Camp Directors, Camp Counselors, Camp Lifeguards, and Counselors in Training! More information available at www.campacworth.org

The Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department is now offering a Co-ed Adult Volleyball League! The league will be held in the Acworth Community Center on Mondays beginning at 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Games kick off on March 2. The deadline to register is Friday, February 21. Visit acworthparksandrecreation.org to sign up!

Acworth Police Department

Are you interested in learning some of the when, where, what, why, and hows of what your local law enforcement does? Join us for our annual Citizens Police Academy. The class begins Monday, February 24th.
The Citizens Police Academy is a twelve week program designed to give the public a working knowledge of the day to day operations of the Acworth Police Department.
If you are interested in joining the Citizen’s Police Academy, the application can accessed online at https://www.acworthpolice.org/citizen-s-police-academy.
If you have any questions please contact Corporal Youlanda McIntosh at [email protected]

Join us in celebrating Franko Seper's six-year anniversary with the Acworth Parks, Recreation, and Community Resource Department! Thank you for going above and beyond for our Operations Team, Franko!

Spring registration is NOW OPEN for both City of Acworth residents and non-residents! Visit www.acworthparksandrecreation.org for program information and registration.

US National Weather Service Peachtree City Georgia

We have issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Saturday morning/early afternoon from 4 am to 1 pm. Accumulations are expected to be light over most of the area, and confined to mostly elevated and grassy surfaces. We will continue to refine this forecast through the night.

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Acworth State of the City Intro Video

Ten years ago, Acworth was awarded the title of All American City. Candidates for this distinction must provide lifechanging services to their community. With our partners at Horizon League, Expanding Horizons, and the Acworth Achievers Mentoring and After School Programs, the judges felt that Acworth was a city with heart. We like to think that is still true today. The last ten years have truly been something to celebrate. Thank you for celebrating with us.
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(Video Credit: Mallory Neal of NorthStar Church - Kennesaw, GA)

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We are STARSTRUCK at the Acworth Community Center! It's Customer Appreciation Day! In honor of the upcoming Academy Awards, we wanted to let our guests and patrons know that they are Oscarworthy! 🤩🤩🤩Visit us today to walk the red carpet and enjoy some complimentary popcorn! 🍿🍿🍿

Acworth has so much to celebrate! Thank you to all our community friends and partners for attending Mayor Allegood's State of the City address today during the February Acworth Business Association Luncheon at the Acworth Community Center!

WEATHER ADVISORY: due to heavy rain and flooding, we have closed all of South Shore Park and sections of Cauble Park. Be careful out there.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at the Acworth Community Center on Thursday, February 13 from 1:00-6:00PM. All presenting donors receive a coupon from Cheeseburger Bobby's! For more information, visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: acworthpard

Do you have questions about the 2020 Census? Response is safe and easy! Learn more at www.cobbcounty.org/census

Way to go, Christie Burgner!

Please join me the City of Acworth in congratulating Christie Burgner, our Deputy City Clerk, on receiving her Municipal Clerk Certification. Christie has been diligently attending clerks training through the Carl Vinson Institute of Government since 2015 and has successfully completed a host of required courses for certification...Way to go Christie!

Spring registration is now open for City of Acworth residents. Visit www.acworthparksandrecreation.org to explore our offerings in athletics, community classes, camps, and more!
Registration for non-residents will open February 10.

We're thrilled to host the Georgia Special Olympics Polar Plunge again this year! The Plunge will take place at Acworth Beach in Cauble Park on February 22. Anyone with a little guts and a warm heart wanting to support the athletes of Special Olympics Georgia is welcome to participate! Visit www.specialolympicsga.org for more information on Special Olympics Georgia.

Spring registration for City of Acworth residents opens FEBRUARY 3! Visit www.acworthparksandrecreation.org for details and online registration.

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Acworth Community Center Tour

Have you visited the Acworth Community Center yet? We offer open gym, an indoor walking track, community classes, and more! Take a video tour!
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Take a video tour of the Acworth Community Center! This facility is located in Acworth, Georgia and is home to two basketball courts, a fitness room, indoor ...

It's time to get those creative juices flowing! Our Art Explosion Camp has a full week of non-stop art experiments and activities. Each day of camp will focus on a different art medium like fabrics and dyes, paper, paint, clay and more! !

Camp is for ages 5-12 and will take place at the Acworth Community Center during Cobb County winter break (Monday, February 17-Friday, February 21). Camp activity hours are from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Drop off is available as early as 7:30 a.m. and late pick up ends at 6:00 p.m. Camp costs $115 for City of Acworth residents and $140 for non-residents. Register online at acworthparksandreacreation.org.

The Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department is now offering a Co-ed Adult Volleyball League!
Don’t have a team? No worries! Come out and participate in our Free Agent Day on Monday, February 10 at the Acworth Community Center at 6:30 p.m. For more information and registration visit www.acworthparksandrecreation.org.

This morning, it was our privilege to host Georgia State Legislators Lindsey Tippins and Bert Reeves along with many of our dedicated North Cobb principals for a positive dialogue on our school.

Tonight the Cobb Landmarks and Historical Society honored the City of Acworth and our outstanding volunteers with the Save Acworth History Foundation for the Acworth Depot’s contribution to the preservation of our heritage.

Adult Basketball registration closes next Friday, January 31! We only have two team openings and four individual slots left! Don't miss out! Register online at www.acworthparksandrecreation.org.

Teen Book Club is starting up again for the spring semester! The first book club meeting will be tomorrow, Wednesday, January 22nd from 4pm - 5:30pm and meets every other Wednesday (except during school closures and holidays).

Teen Book Club is held at the North Cobb Regional Library ( 3535 Old Highway 41 Kennesaw, GA 30144). Students can start arriving at 4pm. This book club is perfect for teens who are interested in reading different genres of young adult fiction and non-fiction titles and hanging out with friends after school.

Best of all this program is free and only requires registration for attendance tracking purposes! Register online at www.acworthparksandrecreation.org

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Acworth Achievers Mentoring and After School Program MLK Video

We're so proud of our Acworth Achievers and their MLK tribute! They inspire us!
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This Friday, January 24 is Acworth Basketball Night at North Cobb High School! Basketball participants get FREE entry they wear their jerseys!
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