Monthly Archives: February 2019

GARY LOVINI – THE KING OF STRINGS!! to Perform for Celebration Concert Series

Gary Lovini will be playing in his hometown of Celebration on March 16 at Community Presbyterian Church for the Celebration Foundation Concert Series. We will be enjoying some Irish tunes in celebration of St. Paddy’s Day and other internationally inspired music! Tickets are $25 and can purchased at www.celebrationfoundation.org or by calling [...]

GARY LOVINI – THE KING OF STRINGS!! to Perform for Celebration Concert Series2019-02-25T16:50:55-05:00

WINGS Task Force Visits BRIDG in Osceola County

On Friday, January 18, a group from the Celebration Foundation had an exciting opportunity to visit BRIDG at NeoCity. BRIDG is a not-for-profit, public-private partnership that is focused on the manufacturing and development of advanced technologies such as microelectronics and smart sensors. It is located at NeoCity, which is off 192 [...]

WINGS Task Force Visits BRIDG in Osceola County2019-02-25T16:46:03-05:00

“Celebration Lifelong has changed my life!”

By “B.” Alksninis, Coordinator for Celebration Lifelong The reviews are in and people are raving about Celebration Lifelong!  This “lifelong learning” program is open to all adults in Celebration.  Are you interested in developing your creative talents or expanding your knowledge in the areas of health, movies, history, literature or architecture?  [...]

“Celebration Lifelong has changed my life!”2019-02-26T09:33:52-05:00

One Soggy Happy Sunday Marathon in January

Marathon weekend 2019 began by some our Thriving In Place members and volunteers dedicating time to help with the sale of vintage swag and distributing 2019 marathon bags to participants.  Volunteers helped Friday and Saturday before the big day. Then Sunday arrived.  It was one intense rainy, soggy and wet “Florida Winter” day in January.  The Celebration Foundation staff, board members, Thriving In Place members [...]

One Soggy Happy Sunday Marathon in January2019-02-25T16:06:15-05:00

Celebration Foundation Welcomes New Partner

By Gloria Niec, Executive Director Celebration Foundation Staff was ready to mutiny and throw me overboard. We were all tripping over boxes of supplies from the Holiday Home Tour, the Concert Series and other events. We have a very small office at 610 Sycamore Street and our Thriving space at 690 [...]

Celebration Foundation Welcomes New Partner2019-02-25T16:56:49-05:00

WINGS Flies From K-8 Straight to CHS

On Friday, January 25th, the Celebration Foundation’s WINGS (Women’s Initiative Nurturing Girls’ Strength) program held their monthly “Power Lunch” at Celebration K-8, where students in grades 5 through 8 discuss challenges they face every day. This month we addressed how the anonymity of social media can make it easy to be [...]

WINGS Flies From K-8 Straight to CHS2019-02-25T16:54:47-05:00

One of my Favorite Books on Florida comes to Celebration!

By Gloria Niec In A Land Remembered, Patrick Smith tells the story of the MacIveys, a Florida family who battled hardships in the Florida frontier. “Tobias MacIvey was thirty years old and had been in the Florida scrub for five years. He had come south out of Georgia in 1858. In [...]

One of my Favorite Books on Florida comes to Celebration!2019-02-25T10:40:17-05:00