Monthly Archives: October 2019

Christmas Markets Around the World

A FREE Evening Lecture offered by Celebration Lifelong Thursday, November 21, 7:00 p.m. at Celebration Town Hall Join Celebration Lifelong for a FREE evening lecture on Thursday, November 21 at 7:00 p.m. at Celebration Town Hall.  Lecturer Victoria Hardison-Sterry will be our guide on a holiday-inspiring tour of Christmas Markets Around [...]

Christmas Markets Around the World2019-10-30T14:41:10-04:00

NEWSIES: A Show Stopping Experience

By Evelyn Grosso Our August excursion with Thriving In Place was a memorable and uplifting day! On Sunday, August 4, 2019, our Thriving In Place members set out to see Newsies at Osceola Arts. Upon arriving, we were escorted into a private room where we enjoyed a delicious and leisurely lunch, [...]

NEWSIES: A Show Stopping Experience2019-10-22T16:59:39-04:00

Come (Gently!) Stretch It Out with Thriving In Place!

By Beth Ramos Tuesday afternoons, Thriving In Place members move ever so slowly to the music of lute and flute as we practice Tai-Chi under the direction of Tracey Podraza. Tracey encourages each of us to experience the healing relaxation that Tai-Chi offers in our own way, which, when I began [...]

Come (Gently!) Stretch It Out with Thriving In Place!2019-10-22T16:03:52-04:00

Merrill Gardens Partners with Thriving In Place

By Amanda Warren Merrill Gardens at ChampionsGate senior living community is proud to work with Thriving In Place to provide a social support system for seniors within Celebration. Thriving In Place offers weekly lunches, monthly outings, and transportation support for their members. They help local seniors feel a sense of community, [...]

Merrill Gardens Partners with Thriving In Place2019-10-22T14:11:26-04:00

Celebration Foundation Concert Series Enters 18th Season

By Paul Collins The Celebration Foundation Concert Series brings some of the finest classical and traditional music organizations to Celebration. The Vienna Boys Choir, Branford Marsalis Quartet, and the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra have performed in the past two years. The Foundation presents six concerts between December and April. This year, we [...]

Celebration Foundation Concert Series Enters 18th Season2019-10-22T14:00:10-04:00

WINGS Takes Flight with Its First Power Lunch of the School Year

Celebration Foundation’s Women’s Initiative Nurturing Girls’ Strength (WINGS) program had its first Power Lunch of the school year on September 27. Nearly 100 Celebration K-8 middle schoolers attended. WINGS’ theme this year is CLICK (confidence, leadership, initiative, courage, kindness) with WINGS. At this Power Lunch, students used a “salad” as a [...]

WINGS Takes Flight with Its First Power Lunch of the School Year2019-10-22T13:55:11-04:00

Getting Students Serious About Science

By Breanne O'Leary Something new to Celebration K-8 this year is the addition of a before-school science club! Serious About Science (SAS) was created by Celebration K-8 teacher, Holly Terry, in partnership with Celebration Foundation’s Women’s Initiative Nurturing Girls’ Strength (WINGS) program. The club is for 3rd and 4th graders and [...]

Getting Students Serious About Science2019-10-22T13:50:33-04:00