Smyrna Library Hosts DaVinci Days

smyrna-library-davinci-daysThe Smyrna Library is hosting a series of programs for families called DaVinci Days! The activities are meant for children ages six and up, and require some advanced level thinking and dexterity, and teach families to work together.

This event is held every Friday in June and July and each time will explore basic tools and engineering concepts. Croy Engineering gave a grant for this program to be possible.

This is the schedule for the summer:

June 2 – Build Simple Machines with K’NEX (gears, levers and pulleys)

June 9 – Transform Rotary Motion into Linear Motion

June 16 – Wind Turbines: Harness the Power of Wind

June 23 – Catapults: Harness the Power of Potential Energy

June 30 – Build Bridges with K’NEX

July 7 – Open Build with Keva Planks

Join us for a guaranteed fun time!

When: Friday, June 2
             2 – 3 pm

Where: Smyrna Public Library
              100 Village Green Circle
              Smyrna, Ga 30080

For more information about living in Smyrna, click here!

 

Gorgeous English Cottage for Sale in Smyrna

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A one of a kind expansive European cottage style home near Smyrna Market Village was just listed for sale. High-end finishes, built-ins, elevator, elegant architectural detailing throughout. Chef’s kitchen with custom cabinets, wolf range/oven, sub-zero fridge and breakfast nook. Great room with built-ins, coffered ceiling, access to loggia with fireplace. Main level master retreat with sitting area. Large secondary bedrooms with private baths. Finished basement with 15 ft ceilings, wine room, theatre, fireside recreation room, kitchen, storm shelter, en suite bedroom, plus covered patio. It has an oversized, fenced lot.

If you would like to go see this magnificent property, click here.

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The Village of Belmont Commons Opens in Smyrna

smyrna-village-belmont-commonsThe Village of Belmont Commons is a new development near the Shops at Belmont in Smyrna. It features both townhomes and single-family homes around the $330s and up to $440s.

Most of the homes are three levels, and the square footage ranges from 1794 – 2478. Some homes have three bedrooms and 2.5 baths and are two stories, while the largest ones are four bedrooms with 3.5 baths and are three stories.

The Village of Belmont Commons is close to Smyrna Market Village, Tolleson Park, and the Shops at Belmont. Residents who chose to live in this development are districted from Smyrna Elementary School, which is located next to the complex, and Campbell Middle and High School.

The development has a swimming pool and cabana, as well as a dog park. If you would like to go visit one of these homes, click here!

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Reserve Your Table for Smyrna’s Concert Series!

kimberly-mears-30423.jpgEvery summer, the City of Smyrna hosts concerts where everyone is invited. The concert is held in the Smyrna Market Village, off Atlanta Road. This year’s concert dates are June 10 and July 15. There will also be a Smyrna birthday celebration will be August 5.

Tables for the June 10 and July 15 concerts are $30/concert for residents. The August 5 birthday celebration tables are $40 for residents. You can reserve them online here or you can visit the Wolfe Center at 884 Church St. to reserve your tables in person.

Reservations are made on a first come-first served basis and are limited to two (2) tables per party per concert.  Tables are 48” rounds with seating for six (6).  There will be no refunds for no-shows. Cancellations must be made one week prior to the concert date to be eligible for a refund.

For more information about the lovely City of Smyrna, see here!

Smyrna Library Hosts Playtime with Blocks for Babies and Toddlers

daiga-ellaby-154931.jpgThe Smyrna Public Library is hosting a “Block Party” for children aged newborn to two years old. It’s a great opportunity to help your child with spacial awareness and fine motor skills with the visual and tactile stimulation of playing with blocks. Happening the third Tuesday of each month, each month will have a different type of block available to keep your baby or toddler engaged.

We hope to see you there! For more information in living in Smyrna and its events, click here!

When: Tuesday, May 16
             10:30am – 11:00am

Where: Smyrna Public Library
              100 Village Gren Circle
              Smyrna, Ga 30080

 

Smyrna’s Memorial Day’s Celebration Focusing on World War I

collin-armstrong-195833.jpgFor Memorial Day on Monday, May 29, Smyrna is hosting its annual Memorial Day ceremony. This year the focus is on America’s entry in World War I.

There will be displays of military equipment that will include current and vintage military and security vehicles and weaponry, a US Marine Patrol Boat, H3 Hummer and Rock Wall and other attractions.

The Georgia Army National Guard Band, Campbell High School JROTC, and USAF Honor Guard will all be participating in the ceremony.

This year’s featured speakers will be MG (Select) Jesse Simmons, Jr. and CPT Donna Rowe, Vietnam theater US Army Nurse Corps.

Ceremony sponsors include The City of Smyrna, Smyrna Veterans Committee, Veterans Memorial Association of Smyrna, American Legion Post 160, Northwest Speakers, Smyrna Rotary Club, Jonquil City Kiwanis, Chick-fil-A of South Cobb, and JWC Real Estate.
The event will be at the Smyrna Veterans Memorial at 2800 King Street (between Smyrna City Hall and the Smyrna Library). The event and parking are free. The rain location is the Smyrna Community Center.

For information on living in Smyrna, click here!