Rome’s Alcohol Control Commission meets today at 5 p.m. at City Hall. Among the items on the agenda are applications for pouring license from Goat’s General Store (Mike Elliott at 222 Broad St.); a beer, wine and liquor pouring license at Safari Hospitality Management, 301 Tribune St. (The Forum), sought by B. Michael Bankston; and a beer pouring license at Troy’s BBQ, 1024 N. Broad St., to Sondra A. Wendt.
Bartow County Board of Education: Meets at 6 p.m. Agenda
The next monthly meeting for the South Rome Redevelopment Agency (SRRA) and the South Rome Redevelopment Corporation (SRRC) will be held at 4 p.m. in the Carnegie Building Training Room, 607 Broad Street, Rome, GA.
The Gordon County Board of Commissioners meets at 6:00 p.m. in the first floor conference room at the Gordon County Administration Building, 201 Wall Street, in Calhoun. Agenda
Paddle Georgia is hosting a street party at the Calhoun Depot with music, food, canoe and kayak rides and canoe tug-o-wars. Festivities begin at 5:30; the event is open to the public. The party is part of Georgia River Network’s annual Paddle Georgia taking place June 18-24 on the Conasauga and Oostanaula rivers. More than 400 people are expected for the seven-day, 103-mile canoe and kayak adventure that begins near Chatsworth and ends in downtown Rome. The event will also feature food vendors, a DJ and dancing and canoe and kayak test rides in the Cedar Creek Park pool. Test rides begin at 5:30; tug-o-wars begin at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by Georgia River Network, Coosa River Basin Initiative, New Echota Rivers Alliance, the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce/Convention & Visitors Bureau and Calhoun Downtown Development Authority. To register, click here
Rome Braves open 4-game homestand vs. Charleston through Sunday. Games at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 6 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets
Paddle Georgia, 7-day, 103-mile canoe and kayak trip culminates with a Journey’s End celebration and feast hosted by Coosa River Basin Initiative (CRBI) at Heritage Park in Rome. Members of the community are invited to attend the event, which includes a traditional fish fry meal. The celebration is from 2-8 p.m., with dinner at 6. Tickets for the meal ($15) are available by clicking here. Tickets must be purchased by Wednesday, June 22.