2018 Holiday Collections Calendar Available
Know when to roll on holidays! Information about holiday collection changes for garbage, yard-waste and recycling is posted online, including a compact version that can be printed and posted on a bulletin board or refrigerator. A copy of the calendar has is being inserted in waterbills to city residents that are being mailed in January and February.
Piedmont Plus Senior Games and Silver Arts Entry Forms Available
Entries for the 2018 Piedmont Plus Senior Games and Silver Arts are available at all city recreation centers, local YMCAs, the Gateway YWCA and the Senior Games office at 2301 N. Patterson Avenue. Early bird registration closes Feb. 28 and the final registration deadline is March 31.
The Piedmont Plus Senior Games and Silver Arts, coordinated by Recreation & Parks, are a year-round wellness and education program for ages 50 and up with 38 athletic and skill events, including traditional track and field events; team sports such as basketball and softball; recreational sports such as golf, bowling, pickleball and cornhole; and tests of skill such as football throwing and spin casting.
For seniors not interested in sports or games, Silver Arts competitions are offered in 32 categories of heritage, visual, performing and literary arts, including painting, singing, woodworking, needlecrafts and photography. Silver Arts participants also compete for medals. MORE
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Garbage, recycling, yard-waste cart collection changes for holiday weeks