The goal of Economic Development Week (EDW) is to increase awareness for local programs that create jobs, advance career development opportunities, and increase the quality of life in communities everywhere. #ClaytonStrong #InvestClayton
The Master Plan detailing the renovation for a large portion of Clayton County International Park is under development and anticipated to be completed by May 2019. The Master Plan will identify renovations that will be funded through the Special Purpose Local Option Tax (SPLOST). #ClaytonStrong
On Monday, April 22, 2019, at 11 a.m., Clayton County Fire & Emergency Services is set to break ground on a new Public Safety Training Building at 7810 Hwy. 85 Riverdale, Georgia 30274. Hope to see you there! #ClaytonStrong
Presented by the CCPS Department of Purchasing, the How to Do Business Seminar is designed to provide the information needed for securing contracts with CCPS and networking opportunities with vendors and school district representatives. #ClaytonStrong
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) provides a great opportunity for people who want to make a difference in a child’s life while also helping members of the community get on their feet. If you’re interested in becoming a CASA Volunteer, call 678-610- 1061 or visit www.claytoncasa.com
Perry Learning Center is hosting a College & Career Day Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Perry Learning Center, 137 Spring Street Jonesboro, GA 30260. The theme is “A Look Into Your Future. Stepping Into Your Career”. For more information, contact Andrea Wilson at 404-376-0318.
Clayton County Solicitor’s Office is recruiting for the Teens Initiating Change Program! The program is June 3, 2019 – July 26, 2019, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at The Perry Learning Center, 137 Spring St. Jonesboro, GA 30236. For more information, contact Officer India Smith at 770-472-8030. #ClaytonStrong
Arts Clayton Studio Steam Presents Beautiful Colors of Holland: A Study of the Culture and Art of Holland Sat., April 20, 2019, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Arts Clayton, 136 South Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Pre-paid registration is required for this event. For more info, call 770-473-5457. #ClaytonStrong
Clayton County Humane Society is hosting their 2nd Annual ResQ Me BBQ and Yappy Hour Fundraising Event on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. at The Warren House, 102 W. Mimosa Dr. Jonesboro, GA 30236. To purchase tickets and for more information, please visit www.claytoncountyhumane.org.
Come learn Clayton County’s Process for Invitation to Bid (ITB), Request for Proposals (RFP), and Insurance Requirements for Businesses on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center. Participants must RSVP to attend. For more info, contact 770-477-3587.
Clayton County will be joining more than 100 cities around the world in a friendly competition to see which city can document the most species of plants, animals, fungi, and microorganisms found in nature using the iNaturalist appl. Join the challenge! FernbankMuseum.org/AtlantaCNC #ClaytonStrong
Clayton County Water Authority’s Stormwater Utility will host its annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day for Clayton County residents on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at W.B. Casey Water Resource Recovery Facility, 8890 Roberts Rd. Jonesboro, GA 30238. #ClaytonStrong
Join the Office of the Superior and State Court Administrator and the Clayton County Law Library for Law Day 2019! Free legal consultation with local attorneys will be offered Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Harold R. Banke Justice Center. #ClaytonStrong
All Clayton County employees MUST enroll by the deadline of April 12, 2019. For questions, contact Human Resources/Benefits: (770) 473-3590, Option 2. Plan information and costs are available at www.claytonbenefits.com and selfservice.claytoncountyga.gov #ClaytonStrong
The Clayton County Youth Commission will be hosting a Community Clean-Up in each district on Saturday, April 13, 2019, and Sunday, April 14, 2019. Contact the Office of Youth Services for more information at (770) 477-3349 or (770) 477-3262. #ClaytonStrong #GlobalYouthServiceDay
Join Clayton County Library System for DNA: A Crystal Ball For Your Health Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 6:30 p.m. at 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. For more information, contact Clayton County Library System
Come to the 8th Annual How Big Is Your Dream Foundation’s Unity Concert on Friday, April 19, 2019, at the Clayton County Performing Arts Center. Doors open at 7 PM; concert starts at 8 PM. Tickets are now available at www.howbigisyourdream.org #ClaytonStrong
Join District 3 Commissioner Felicia Franklin-Warner for the Clayton Excels Town Hall Meeting Saturday, April 6, 2019, 10 a.m. – noon at Jim Huie Recreation Center, 9045 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, GA 30236. #ClaytonStrong
This year’s theme is “Welcome to the Jungle”. Camp begins Monday, June 3, 2019, and ends Friday, June 14, 2019. Tuition paid before April 15, 2019, is $200 and regular tuition is $225; fee covers both weeks. For more information, please contact Arts Clayton at (770) 473-5457. #ClaytonStrong
Clayton County Board of Health invites you to focus on improving your health during National Public Health Week, April 1 – 7, 2019. #ClaytonStrong