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Where human needs and government intersect. The Division of Community Services promotes ongoing economic security and independence for the people of Shelby County. We do this by promoting, coordinating and delivering services that address the underlying conditions for well-being and justice. We strive to be a highly organized team and partner, dedicated to promoting a strong community where all people are able to reach their full potential.

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Oct 29

Celebrate Shelby County's 200th Birthday

Posted on October 29, 2019 at 11:15 AM by Janet Lo

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A New Century of Possibilities
Celebrate the Bicentennial of Shelby County on Sunday, November 24, 1-5:30pm, with a free, family friendly event at Shelby Farms, the urban park that’s the jewel of Shelby County. 

The best of Memphis, Germantown, Bartlett, Collierville, Arlington, Millington and Lakeland will be on hand for this county-wide birthday party (complete with cake!), and visitors can enjoy a few exciting surprises to end the celebration with a “bang!”

Be sure to visit each community area to discover more about the cities and towns that make Shelby County great as we Celebrate 200 Years and a New Century of Possibilities!

  • Fireworks
  • Food trucks
  • Petting zoo
  • Live entertainment featuring Marcella & Her Lovers and Kevin and Bethany Page

Tag(s): October 2019, Mayor