If you’ve never seen Rome’s ECO Center at Ridge Ferry Park, tomorrow would be a good day to go as an ECO Jubilee will be held at the center from 10 am until 5 pm. The event is being organized by environmental science students from Berry College. Eric Lindberg, director of the Rome ECO Center, says he’s really proud of all the hard work that the Berry students have done.
Cancer Navigators will wrap up their Cast Off Against Cancer fund raising campaign with a special event this Sunday at the Harbin Clinic’s Tony E. Warren MD Cancer Center. According to a Cancer Navigators media release, the event is set for 2 pm until 6 pm and is the culmination of two months of fundraising as well as a commemoration of the year anniversary of the opening of the Cancer Center. It will feature a welcome from Rome Mayor Evie McNiece, a daisy drop in honor of those who have battled cancer, and a street party style celebration featuring the music of Broad and Third.
Folks will be moving down in Cedartown tomorrow for the National Parkinson Foundation’s Moving Day. Activities will commence at 9 am at the Welcome Center and Peeks Park.
A Berry College environmental sciences project will culminate with a special event this Saturday at Rome’s ECO Center at Ridge Ferry Park.
The Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce kicked off its 2012 Membership Drive yesterday evening with a special event at the Rome Area History Museum. Teams presented skits to emphasize the benefits of being a chamber member. The goal for the drive is $25,000 in memberships. The drive will continue thru late May.