Easter Events in Cobb
by Damon Poirier
April 16, 2014 02:55 PM | 7988 views | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend | print
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Photos with the Easter Bunny

Town Center at Cobb mall will have Photos with the Easter Bunny.

WHEN: Now through April 19

WHERE: Center Court, Town Center at Cobb mall, 400 Barrett Parkway, Kennesaw

INFO: (770) 424-9486 or www.towncenteratcobb.com
Holy Week Services

Kirkwood Presbyterian Church will have the following Holy Week Services – April 17, 6:30 p.m., Maundy Thursday dinner and a Tenebrae Service in the Fellowship Hall; April 20, 8:45 a.m .to 9:15 a.m., meditation and silent prayer in the sanctuary; and April 20, 10:30 a.m., traditional Easter services. Worshippers are also asked to bring flowers to help decorate the cross on the church’s front lawn on Easter Sunday.

WHERE: Kirkwood Presbyterian Church, 618 Acworth-Due West Road, west Cobb

INFO: www.kirkwoodpc.org
Return to Me

The East Cobb United Methodist Church choir will have Return To Me, a Good Friday worship experience. Charae Krueger, artist-in-residence in cello at Kennesaw State University, will provide a pre-concert in addition to her participation in the presentation. Eight of the “stations of the cross” form the basis of this musical work.

WHEN: April 18, 7 p.m.

WHERE: East Cobb United Methodist Church, 2325 Roswell Road, Marietta

INFO: (770) 971-3643

King of Kings

The Earl Smith Strand Theatre will have a screening of King of Kings, a storyline taken directly from the scrip-tures. The last time the film was shown publicly in the Atlanta area was at the Fox Theatre in 1958.

WHEN: April 18, 8 p.m. screening, 7:30 p.m. organ preshow

WHERE: Earl Smith Strand Theatre, 117 N. Park Square, Marietta

INFO: www.earlsmithstrand.org
Good Friday Tenebrae Choir Concert

Faith United Methodist Church will have a Good Friday Tenebrate Choir Concert with nursery provided.

WHEN: April 18, 7 p.m.

WHERE: Faith United Methodist Church, 4336 King Springs Road, Smyrna

INFO: (770) 435-9722
Preschool & Children’s New Life Easter Celebration

Summit Baptist Church will have a Preschool & Children’s New Life Easter Celebration featuring egg hunts, a petting zoo, crafts, games and a special children’s message.

WHEN: April 19, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: Summit Baptist Church, 4310 Moon Station Lane, Acworth, 30101

COST: Free

INFO: (770) 975-4595
5th Annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop

The 5th Annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop, presented by Piedmont Church, Superior Plumbing and C&S Paving, will drop more than 90,000 eggs and pieces of candy from a helicopter at the Sprayberry High School football fields. There will also be face-painting and the Three-13 Salon, Spa and Boutique Kids Zone with inflatable slides and bounce houses for the toddlers and the older thrill seekers alike. Unlimited rides can be purchased for $5 per child. Free photos with the Easter Bunny courtesy of LGE Community Credit Union. Food will be available for purchase from the Spray-berry Football Booster Club and all other proceeds from the event go to support both the Shop with a Yellow Jacket and the Shop with a Longhorn programs for Sprayberry and Kell high schools. The Cobb EMC Egg Hunts will be 11:30 a.m. for children ages three and under; 1:30 p.m. will be the helicopter drop for 4-7 year olds, and 3:30 p.m. for children 8-10 to begin hunting.

WHEN: April 19

WHERE: Sprayberry High School, 2525 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta

COST: Free admission and parking.

INFO: www.communityeggdrop.com
Easter Worship Services

Powers Ferry United Methodist Church will have an Easter Sunrise Service at 7:30 a.m. and an Easter Worship with handbells at 11 a.m.

WHEN: April 20.

WHERE: Powers Ferry United Methodist Church, 245 Powers Ferry Road, Marietta

INFO: (770) 973-5271
Easter Egg Hunt

Elizabeth Baptist Church will have a community-wide Easter Egg Hunt with inflatables, food, eggs and surprises. Free, no pre-registration necessary. There will also be a Easter Sunday Celebration Ser-vice. Sunday School will be available for all ages, including nursery, at 9:45 a.m.

WHEN: April 19, 11 a.m.

WHERE: Elizabeth Baptist Church, 315 Kurtz Road, Marietta, 30066

INFO: Contact Minister John Jauregui at (770) 427-3325
Easter Sunday Events

Faith United Methodist Church will have the following Easter Sunday events – 7 a.m., a worship service in the Sanctuary – childcare not provided; 8 a.m., a family Pancake Breakfast in the Fellowship Hall; 9:45 a.m., Christian Education for all ages; 10:30 a.m., Children’s Easter Egg Hunt on the playground; and 11 a.m., a worship service with children’s church and nursery provided.

WHEN: April 20

WHERE: Faith United Methodist Church, 4336 King Springs Road, Smyrna

INFO:(770) 435-9722
Easter Egg Hunt and More

Living Hope Church and Open Arms Christian Child Development will have a free Easter Egg Hunt, pictures with the Easter Bunny, a butterfly release, an Easter Puppet Show, a family brunch, Easter crafts and games for children, and an Easter Worship. Nursery care is provided from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. for children ages two and under.

WHEN: April 20, 9:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

WHERE: Living Hope Church and Open Arms Christian Child Development, 3450 Stilesboro Road NW, Kennesaw, 30152

INFO: Contact Joy Schubert at (770) 425-6726 or joy@livinghopega.com
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