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Garrett Parks & Rec Summer Programming for all Ages
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Summer Sixties Music Festival, Saturday August 16th at Feick Park
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Garrett Dining and Drink Establishments

City of Garrett Spring/Summer Newsletter

City Hall Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed on holidays
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Annual Water Report

Explore Garrett Scavenger Hunt!

Report an Electric Outage
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
260.357.4400
After business hours:260.357.5151 and press "1" to be connected to DeKalb County Central Dispatch.

Brush/Limb Pick-Up
2014 Schedule:
March 31 - April 4
May 5 - 9
June 2 - 6
July 7 - 11
August 4 - 8
September 2 - 5
September 29 - October 3
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"Garrett's Growing Green", 4 Ways to Recycle

• Drive Through Recycle; Marv A. Hall Recycle Center, 121 N Cowen St.

Hours: Wednesday Evening 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday Afternoon 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday Morning 8:00 – 12 Noon

• 24 Hour Drop Off Recycling, at the corner of N. Cowen Street and W. Quincy Street, just north of our Recycle Center. Enter at Cowen St and exit the one-way alley turning north to Quincy St.

• Curbside Recycling now offered in Garrett! Call Republic Services to sign up 1.800.876.9001. Click here for more information from National Serv-All, A Republic Co.

Republic Services Opens Recycling and Trash Drop-off Facility
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•Garrett City Pool Open Daily
May 31 to Aug. 16
Noon-8:00 p.m.
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Welcome to the City of Garrett! 

Our city offers; safe neighborhoods, great schools, a proactive police & fire department, hardworking city departments, great small and local businesses, and many churches in which to worship.

Our six parks and city pool are favorite places for many families during the warm weather months, as well as our Public Library, Museums, indoor Silver Screen Theatre and the outdoor Auburn-Garrett Drive-in Theatre, Golf Course, Restaurants, Sacred Heart Grotto, and the J.A.M. Recreation Center!

A strong sense on Military Pride is shown through activities sponsored by our local V.F.W. and American Legion.  Civic, business, and non-profit groups assist with many local functions and community wide activities.  Our historical downtown has beautiful flowers and designs provided by our local garden club.

The Garrett Chamber of Commerce provides resources and networking with our local businesses and community leaders.

Annual Events in our city:
JULY
• Clean and Feed at Ocker Park, all ages Celebrate Independence Day at Garrett Heritage Days July 3 & 4, the two day festival offers; A parade, concert, a 5K walk-run, car show, contests, free city swim meet & coin toss, BBQ, concessions, vendors, dessert auction, entertainment, pageant, and ends with our annual fireworks display sponsored by The Garrett Rotary Club!
• Kayak Lessons at the Garrett Pool, July 1 & 15 Time: 10:45 – 11:45 a.m.
• LOFTS at the Garrett Pool each Friday in July 11:00 a.m. – Noon (No LOFTS on July 4)
• Bucket List Series, age 39+
• Dive-In Movie at the Garrett Pool, all ages 8:30 p.m. Enjoy an evening swim and watch Disney's Finding Nemo at the Garett pool on Friday Night, July 11th (rain date Saturday, July 12th) ☼Parent(s) must accompany children 10 and under. ☼ Pool rules & entrance fee applies.

AUGUST
• Tuesday, August 5th - "National Night Out" sponsored by the Garrett Police Department
• Bucket List Series, age 39+
• Saturday, August 16th -" Summer Sixties Music Festival" featuring live entertainment, food and craft vendors and more at Feick Park Saturday, August 16th, Garrett American Legion Post 178 Car Show, Dinner, and Beer Deck in conjunction with the Summer sixties Music Festival
• Saturday, August 16th, Pool closing day
• Sunday, August 17th - A DeKalb County Humane Shelter benefit "Dog Swim" is held at the pool (after the season closes).

SEPTEMBER
• Bucket List Series, age 39+

OCTOBER
• City Fall-Winter Newsletter Available
• Sunday, October 5th - A Caboose Festival is held at Heritage Park in October celebrating our Railroad History
• Bucket List Series, age 39+
• Halloween Family Movie Night with popcorn and crafts!
• Trick or Treat Downtown from 4 – 5 p.m., Citywide from 5 – 7 p.m.

NOVEMBER
• Veterans Day Celebration
• Residents are invited to add a family decoration/ornament to our community Christmas Tree next to city hall
• Annual DeKalb County Horseman Association's Christmas Parade of Lights" down town.

DECEMBER
• Santa Arrives in town, visit Santa at the Silver Screen Theatre
• Santa Paws event to benefit our city dog park initiative, bring your pawed pets to have pictures taken with Santa!

(events subject to change)

We invite you to “Choose Garrett, A Growing Community”


 
 

 

   
130 S. Randolph St.   |   P.O. Box 332   |   Garrett, IN 46738  |   Phone: 260.357.3836   |   Fax: 260.357.3200