Yarn Bombing

Stitching Party – the whole month of June @MCMA

You can drop in to the museum any time during museum hours in the month of June beginning Friday, June 7 to help stitch up the works. Even if it’s only for five minutes, we would love to have your help! No admission is required in order to contribute, and the Yarn Bomb drop-in area is located in the MCMA boardroom. If you have any time available during the day, we would love to have you contribute!

Our drop-in table will be open during Marietta Art Walk as well.

MCMA is open Tuesday – Friday from 11 am – 5 pm, Saturday from 11 am – 4 pm, and Sunday from 1 pm – 4 pm. We are closed on Mondays.
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Here’s the current Stitching Party schedule:katie1
•    Wed, June 5 from 5:30 – 7 pm
•    Wed, June 12 from 5:30 – 7 pm
•    Wed, June 19 from 5:30 – 7 pm
•    Wed, June 26 from 5:30 – 7 pm

No sewing experience is necessary!  We will teach you what you need to know!

The museum is located at 30 Atlanta St SE  Marietta, GA 30060.  For more information call (770) 528-1444 or

visit www.mariettacobbartmuseum.org.

Yarn Bomb the Museum – @MCMA

yarnbomb1Katie wants to cover the museum — so this is a reminder to clean out your closets, trunks, craft rooms and donate unwanted (you know you will never finish) goods to this fun project.  All yarn bomb donations are due to the museum by June 1. Contact Katie at the museum by calling 770-528-1444.   More information is available at http://www.mariettacobbartmuseum.org/yarn-installation.html.  The Museum is located at 30 Atlanta St., SE, Marietta, 30060.

Events for this week – enjoy

WED MAR 13 “Right Plant in the Right Place” 6:30-7:30 Sponsored by Cobb County Master Gardeners Drought Tolerant Gardening with Smart, Easy Choices with Master Gardener Joe Washington. Wednesday, March 13, 6:30-7:30 pm. Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta, GA 30066. www.cobbmastergardeners.org

THUR, MAR 14 MARIETTA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (11:30am-1pm)- At the Mansour Center at 995 Roswell Rd NE, Marietta, Ga. 30060 from 11:30am until 1:00pm. Speaker this month is David Connell, CEO Cobb Chamber. Lunch is free for members, $15.00 for “No-Frills” members and $20.00 for guests. Register online at www.mariettabusiness.biz.

THUR. MAR 14 ACWORTH BUSINESS ASSOCIATION ALIVE AFTER 5 -5:30-7:30. Henry’s Uptown, 4835 N. Main St., Acworth. Great Prizes, Great Opportunity to Network. RSVP to aba@acworthbusiness.org for a chance to win a $50 gift card.

THURS. MAR 14. 7:00 PM. District One Commissioner Helen Goreham will have her next town hall meeting 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14, at the North Cobb Senior Center, 4100 Highway 293, Acworth.

THUR MAR 14 YARN BOMBING Marietta Cobb Museum of Art will be holding a
second workshop on March 14. Feel free to come and knit and crochet with us! Bring your own yarn and knitting/crocheting materials, or reserve a spot and use ours. Please only reserve a spot for the workshop if you wish to use our supplies. Visit www.mariettacobbartmuseum.org for more information.

SAT MAR 16 TOUCH-A-TRUCK 10-2 at the depot, downtown Kennesaw.
Get up-close and personal with larger-than-life trucks, heavy construction and public safety equipment, cool cars and specialty vehicles at the City of Kennesaw’s annual Touch-A-Truck. Over 40 vehicles on display, along with a variety of other children’s activities. Admission is free. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
For more information, call (770) 422-9714 or visit www.kennesaw-ga.gov/pkre

SAT MAR 16 Breakfast with Bunny at the Northwest Y 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Parents and kids, join us for a morning of family fun with the Easter Bunny! We will have a yummy breakfast, a bounce house, bunny crafts, and exciting egg hunts. Children 7 and under will hunt for eggs outside, while those 8 and up will dive into the pool to find their eggs. Cost $5.00 for members, $7.00 for general public.

SAT. MAR 16 – GSO CELEBRITY LUNCHEON. 12-3. Come sit with your favorite Southen Notable, enjoy a fellowship and friends as we support the Georgia Symphony Orchestra. Marietta Country Club. Award winning Dick Yarbrough, speaker. Silent Auction. Reservations may be made online at www.georgiasymphony.org.

SAT & SUN MAR 16 & 17 – Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day the Irish way at a real IRISH Pub. Paddy’s Pub is celebrating St.Patricks day Saturday March 16th from 11 a.m. till 3 a.m. and Sunday March 17th from 11a.m till midnight. Two live bands both days. No cover. Free Valet. Family friendly all ages. Lots of Food and drink specials. Real Irish Pub. All food housemade including traditional cornbeef and cabbage..The staff dressed up Irish style. Some Irish Music too. You will find the Luck O’the Irish at a true Irish Pub. Paddy’s Pub is located at 2196 Cobb Parkway, Kennesaw. For more information call 770-421-1234