The Rome Rotary Club will meet today at noon at Coosa Country Club, 110 Branham Ave. The program will be about Miracle Field with Mike Dunn and Erin Elrod of the Rome Braves as speakers. For more information contact Peg Arey at 706-378-4768.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College will host a delegation of five officials from King Faisal University in Saudi Arabia today. The team will be visiting GNTC to study best practices and strategies used at the college to aid in developing a new community college in Saudi Arabia. The team will arrive at GNTC at 1 p.m.
The annual meeting of trustees and members of the Model and Johnson Foundation will be today at the Landmark restaurant. Members should arrive at 6:30 p.m. for dinner with the meeting following at 7 p.m. For more information call Duncan Blankenship or Janice Pinson at 706-290-8150.
The first Civil War Symposium of 2012 will be today at 6:30 p.m. in the Coosa Room of the Rome-Floyd County Library, 305 Riverside Parkway. Local author and historian Mike Ragland will present “When the Yankees Came to Rome” a lecture covering the events of Northwest Georgia from May to November 1864. For more information call 706-295-5576.