A couple of popular Labor Day weekend events will return to the Rome area this weekend.
In less than two months, the Wings Over North Georgia air show will take to the skies over Rome’s Russell Regional Airport. The air show, set for October 29th and 30th, will be headlined by the US Air Force Thunderbirds and will also feature a Saturday night concert with Travis Tritt.
A Twins Day is scheduled to take place in Summerville this Saturday, September 3rd. It will be held at the Summerville Depot from 10 am until 3 pm. Actual twins and those who look like twins are invited to participate. Activities will include a “Twins Story Telling Session”, and cash prizes and trophies will be awarded in a variety of categories. There will also be musical entertainment and vending. For more information, contact Summerville Main Street at (706) 859-0900, Extension 1337.
St. Mary’s Catholic Church’s Knights of Columbus will host their annual Labor Day Bar-B-Que on Monday, September 5th at the Rome Civic Center. Food will be served from 10 am until 2 pm or until sold out. Tickets are $9 for eat-in or take-out orders.
The Floyd County Health Department, 16 East 12th Street in Rome, will be the site of a Rabies Vaccination Clinic on Saturday, September 17th from 1 pm until 4 pm. Vaccinations will be administered by local veterinarians at a cost of $10 per cat or dog.