The Ridge Ferry Park Farmers Market introduces fresh, natural produce

By Megan Nichole Broome Marketing Intern Wholesome, all-natural produce is ripe and ready-to-eat at the annual Farmers Market located at Ridge Ferry Park at the Farmers Market Pavilion. Open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. until October 1, the market offers a variety of fruits and vegetables for all taste buds including... Continue Reading →

Campers experience living history at Camp Anthony

By Megan Nichole Broome Marketing Intern Kids sit restlessly on the wooden benches of the New Echota Council House, eagerly raising their hands to show Camp Coordinator Maria DeArmoun their pride in knowing answers to questions about the historic Cherokee Capital located in Calhoun. This interactive learning experience proved to be a successful goal for... Continue Reading →

Girls get the royal treatment at Princess Camp

By Megan Nichole Broome Marketing Intern Every little girl’s favorite princess comes to life for a magical fairy tale experience at Princess Camp, located at Thornton Center hosted by Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation. Byson Osteen, camp counselor for two years, described how each day is dedicated to a different princess and campers make crafts, eat... Continue Reading →

Fall Sports Registration Information

Register online Sport Early Registration Regular Registration* Late Registration* T-Ball July 11 - 17     $50 July 18 - Aug. 7    $60 Aug. 8 - 12    $70 Softball July 11 - 17     $65 July 18 - Aug. 7    $75 Aug. 8 - 12    $90 Baseball July 11 - 17     $65 July 18 - Aug.... Continue Reading →

Kids in the community tumble into Gymnastics Camp

By Megan Nichole Broome Marketing Intern Adrenaline rushes through Jazmin Hill as she races down the mat and jumps onto the blanket of blue foam blocks that inhabit The Pit. Sounds of laughter and chatting echo throughout the gymnasium as energized children play on the equipment to channel their excitement into learning gymnastics. These activities... Continue Reading →

Fall Sports registration rates and dates announced

After the Floyd County Commission approved to lower Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Fall Sports Fees, local Parks and Recreation officials are pleased to announce registration dates and rate information to parents and youth athletes. “We are happy to be able to lower prices again,” said Director Kevin Cowling. “This is another step in our efforts... Continue Reading →

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