Posted On: October 11, 2013

Forsyth and Cherokee County Parenting Seminar Information: October - December 2013

Under Georgia law, both parties in a divorce are required to attend a parenting seminar in Georgia if the parties have children under the age of 18. See Uniform Superior Court Rule 24.8. Forsyth County (Cumming) and Cherokee County (Ball Ground, Canton, and Woodstock) are part of the 9th judicial district. The October – December 2013 parenting seminar schedule for the 9th judicial district is as follows:

Gainesville (New Hall County Courthouse 1st Floor, 225 Green Street SE), Thursdays 5:00pm – 9:00pm: October 3, October 17, November 7, November 21, December 5, December 19

Canton (RT Jones Memorial Library, 116 Brown Industrial Parkway), Saturdays 10:00am – 2:00pm: October 19

Clarkesville (North GA Technical College, Clegg Complex, 1500 Hwy. 197 North), Wednesdays 1:00pm – 5:00pm: October 23, November 13; Tuesday, December 10, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Cumming (Central Park Recreation Center, 2300 Keith Bridge Road), Saturdays 10:00am – 2:00pm: October 12, November 9

Ellijay (Gilmer County Library, 268 Calvin Jackson Drive), Monday, October 21, 1:00pm – 5:00pm; Thursday, November 14, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Dahlonega (Lumpkin County Justice Center, Probate Courtroom/Jury Assembly Room, 325 Riled Road), Tuesdays 9:00am – 1:00pm: October 15, November 12; Thursday, December 12, 9:00am – 1:00pm

Blairsville (Haralson Civic Center, 165 Welborn Street), Mondays 1:00pm – 5:00pm: October 7, November 4

The cost of the seminar is currently $50.00 per person. You must arrive 30 minutes before the seminar to register, and you must pay with money order and bring a picture ID. You can find additional information about these seminars at 9th Judicial Office of Alternative Dispute Resolution website.