The Polk School District Office for Exceptional Students is available to assist in the identification of children with disabilities and the provision of free appropriate public education from the age of 3 through the age of 21 . If you think your child has developmental delays or you think your child might have a disability and would like help or for more information about the services available through the Polk School District, contact outstanding students of the Polk School District, 770-684-8718.
The 1971 Cedartown High School class will celebrate its 50th reunion on June 19 with a tour of Cedartown High School, followed by visits to the Polk County Historical Society Museum, the Doug Sanders Golf Museum and Remix at Moore’s. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Cedartown Coca-Cola Museum. For more information contact Patty Rogers at [email protected]
The third stakeholder meeting for the Polk County Comprehensive Plan will be an open house from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 24 at the Cedartown Performing Arts Center (Auditorium), 205 East Ave., Cedartown. Come take a look at the public comments so far. The meeting is open to the public and everyone is welcome.
The Kresge United Methodist Church clothing bank will be relocating to McBrayer Furniture at 502 Main Street in Cedartown effective July 1. The clothing bank is open the first Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon. The church provides free clothing for children from birth to 5 years old.
Sons of the American Legion Post 12 at Rockmart is hosting a $ 5 All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner on the third Wednesday of the month from 5 to 7 p.m. at 1 Veterans Circle. Each meal includes garlic bread, salad and tea, and all proceeds go to veterans and children’s programs.
Tallatoona CAP accepts appointments for the LIHEAP Cooling Assistance Program for households with people aged 65 or older. Appointments are on a first come, first served basis and can be made online at www.tallatoonacap.org or by calling 770-817-4666 or 770-773-7730 and selecting option 2. Applicants must qualify based on the annual income guidelines for fiscal year 2021.
The Northwest Georgia Center for Independent Living runs a COVID-19 peer support call every Monday at 2 p.m. via the Zoom website and by phone. For the link and password, or if you need help, contact Christina Holtzclaw at 628-246-1825 or [email protected]