A Garden Party – Canceled @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Garden Party - Canceled @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens

A chic Garden Party with new cocktails, wines, and brews. Live auction, entertainment, performances and more! Tickets will go on sale on August 3.  Proceeds benefit the Gardens’ education programs, growing our plant collection, and preservation of outdoor sculptures. Sponsorship opportunities are also available.

Art in the Park: Candle Making @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Art in the Park: Candle Making @ Ben Robertson Community Center

Join Kennesaw Parks & Rec for their latest Art in the Park – Candle Making! Attendees will make their own candles using high-quality wax, wicks and natural essential oils! Each session will last an hour and a half and will include lessons on wax melting, pouring and wick placing. Attendees will also be able to decorate their candle canisters with charms and magnets that will be provided.  All supplies will be included in the price, and no experience is necessary.  Lights snacks will be available during the event.  Participants are welcome to bring their own food to the event.


Session 1 will have Fields of Lavender (Organic French Lavender) and Energize Me (Eucalyptus, Peppermint, and Patchouli)

Session 2 will have Easy Does It (Lime, Patchouli, and Lemongrass) and Fraser Fir & Blue Spruce (Organic oils of Fraser fir and blue spruce)


 Sign-up for Session 1 at

Sign-up for Session 2 at

Mayor & Council Meeting @ City Hall, Council Chambers
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm
Mayor & Council Meeting @ City Hall, Council Chambers

View the agenda for the regularly scheduled Mayor & Council Meeting.

  • As we reopen City Hall to the public and move towards in-person public meetings, please review the plan below:
    • If you are not able to attend a meeting in-person and would like to provide public comment on a specific agenda item, you can email no later than 6:00 PM the night of the regular meeting. Your comments on a specific agenda item will be read aloud or grouped into categories for the record.
    • The meeting will be broadcast live on Facebook! Join us at
    • Seating in the City Hall Council Chambers is limited, due to social distancing. Overflow seating will be available at the Ben Robertson Community Center. The meeting will be broadcast at the Community Center & those in attendance will have the opportunity to speak to Mayor & Council via video call for public comment.

    • Doors will open at 5:30 PM. All guests will be screened & evaluated upon entrance and will have their temperature taken.

    • The City encourages attendees to wear Personal Protective Equipment, including a face covering.
    • The City of Kennesaw asks that anyone who has symptoms or has been exposed to anyone having symptoms including, but not limited to, having a fever over 100.4°F, cough, or shortness of breath to please stay home and email their public comment to
Plan Review Committee @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am
Mommy & Me @ The Southern Museum
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Mommy & Me @ The Southern Museum

Mommy & Me is back! The updated program still has an in-person storytime, a movement activity and art, but it is now a timed, hour-long program with enhanced cleaning that adheres to social distancing and safety guidelines.