November 17, 2018
  • First St. John's Cemetery Caretaking in Vinings-RSVP required

    November 17, 2018  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Woodland Preserve 4641-4617 Woodland Brook Dr SE, Smyrna, GA 30080

    The River Line Historic Area is inviting all interested (over the age of 15) to assist with vegetation maintenance at the First St. Johns Cemetery within the new Pulte Homes Woodland Preserve Neighborhood in Vinings. 

    Volunteers are needed to cut grass, weeds, privet, small trees, and removal of English ivy.  Appropriate attire includes gloves, long pants, sturdy shoes, socks and hat.  Bring your water bottle. 

    Please RSVP to RiverLineGA@gmail.com, so we can plan and coordinate the work.  Along with your RSVP, please indicate whether you can provide your own hand pruners and  any other tools you would like to use or share.  Useful tools are gas powered weed eaters, bow saws, lopping shears, and chain saws.  Be sure to label tools with your name.

    More information:http://www.riverline.org/Pages/Cemeteries.aspxwhich operates under the Cobb County Adopt-A-Cemetery Program. http://www.cobbcountyga.gov/cemetery/index.htm

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December 1, 2018
  • Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery Restoration-RSVP required

    December 1, 2018  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    5411 S Cobb Dr SE, Smyrna, GA 30080

    Help us restore the historic Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery next to the Georgia Power Plant near the Chattahoochee River on South Cobb Drive by cutting ivy and overgrown vegetation to uncover tombstones.

    RSVP required to riverlinega@gmail.com

    More details will be sent with the RSVP.

    The River Line Historic Area is the adopting organization for the Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery,
    http://www.riverline.org/Pages/Cemeteries.aspx
    which operates under the Cobb County Adopt-A-Cemetery Program. http://www.cobbcountyga.gov/cemetery/index.htm

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December 8, 2018
  • Collins-Loyd Cemetery Caretaking-RSVP required

    December 8, 2018  11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    3151 Elizabeth Ln SE, Atlanta, GA 30339

    The River Line Historic Area is inviting all interested (over the age of 15) to assist with vegetation maintenance at the Collins-Loyd Cemetery on Elizabeth Lane off of South Atlanta Road in Vinings.

    Volunteers are needed to cut small trees, and removal of English ivy.  Appropriate attire includes gloves, long pants, sturdy shoes, socks and hat.  Bring your water bottle.

    Please RSVP to RiverLineGA@gmail.com, so we can plan and coordinate the work.  Along with your RSVP, please indicate whether you can provide your own hand pruners and  any other tools you would like to use or share.  Useful tools are bow saws, lopping shears, and chain saws.  Be sure to label tools with your name. 

    More information:http://www.riverline.org/Pages/Cemeteries.aspx which operates under the Cobb County Adopt-A-Cemetery Program. http://www.cobbcountyga.gov/cemetery/index.htm

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