Winder is gearing up for the annual Georgia Cities Week.
Each year, cities throughout the state take this opportunity to celebrate their achievements and accomplishments. It is also a time dedicated to informing citizens of the many services available to residents.
At a meeting held Monday, April 6, the Winder City Council announced several activities scheduled during the event.
To kick off the occasion, the annual Great American Clean Up will be held on April 17-18. Citizens are given the opportunity to bring large items for disposal to the May Street public works building.
Activities scheduled during Georgia Cities Week set for April 19-25, include an Art and Photo Contest, Public Safety Day and Earth Day.
A free concert will be held Friday, April 24 from 7-9 p.m. at the Gazebo Park with entertainment provided by the Yargo Community Concert Band and the 116th Band of Armed Forces.