Tickets for Mother’s Finest on sale @ forumrivercenter.com
Sunday: Rome Braves continue a series with the Asheville Tourists at State Mutual Stadium. Sunday is Family Fun Day at 2 p.m. with $50 Family Fun Day Package which includes 4 tickets, 4 hamburgers OR hot dogs, 4 sodas, 4 popcorns, 4 hats + free Kid Zone inflatable wristbands.
On the rivers: Check here if you’re planning a day on the water:
Local river levels
- Etowah River near Dixon Landing/Grizzard Park off the Bypass: Latest report
- Oostanaula River at Turner McCall near Riverside Parkway: Latest report
- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers information hot line: Call for the water release schedule — 706-334-7213
A look ahead to next weekend, July 11-14:
Saturday: The Harbin Clinic Gallery at Makervillage opens its third exhibit, “A Painted Life,” featuring the works of folk artist Charles Wimpee. The gallery will be open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon starting today through Aug. 24. The gallery is on Fifth Avenue in Rome. Background
Saturday: Metropolitan’s United Methodist Men will host their Annual Fish Fry on Saturday, July 13, from 10 a.m. until sold out. This is always a great fellowship occasion and the meals really sell out quickly for a modest donation of $10 per plate. The menu includes your choice of Whiting or Catfish, plus slaw, green beans or baked beans, bread, dessert and beverage. You are cordially invited to join us for the food and fellowship. Details: The church at 706 291-8660 or Allen Shropshire at 706 802-1659.