Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Four charity beneficiaries each received $1,185 from ticket sales to the January State of the City Address sponsored by the city and the club.
Duluth Civitan Club President Terry Crouch presented proceeds from the State of the City Address to the four charity beneficiaries at its April 9 breakfast meeting at J. Christopher’s. The club and the city sponsored the January address by Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris at Gwinnett Center. Rainbow Village, Driving Magic, Annandale Village and Creative Enterprises each received $1,185 representing ticket sale proceeds.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Members of Duluth Civitan Club joined by Peachtree Corners Junior Civitans for spring cleaning workday at Driving Magic Farm.
Duluth Civitan Club members gathered at Driving Magic Farm in Hoschton Saturday, March 9, for a spring cleaning outing. About 18 Duluth Civitans and Peachtree Corners Junior Civitans participated in the volunteer workday, Duluth Civitan President Terry Crouch reported. They cleaned and painted carriages and equipment. Driving Magic, a therapeutic carriage driving and horsemanship program for adults and children, is one of several charities supported by Duluth Civitans.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris' State of the City Address focuses on attracting young professionals and others to the city. Local businesses also spotlighted.
Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris focused on efforts by the city to attract young professionals and others to live and visit the city during her 2013 State of the City Address Tuesday (Jan. 22). An estimated 250 business and civic leaders gathered at the Gwinnett Center to hear her informative talk. Duluth already offers many amenities that appeal to young professionals, Harris said, and will be adding more as the city proceeds with plans to redevelop historic Downtown Duluth into a dining and entertainment district. Plans also include providing affordable high-density places to live downtown, she said. Of particular interest, the mayor said, are “millennials,” individuals born between 1982 and 2002. The number of persons over the age of 40 in …
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Mayor Nancy Harris, accompanied by Shiner, mayor of Duluth’s Chattapoochee Dog Park, have been taking an inventory of what Duluth has to offer its citizens by visiting local businesses, schools, parks, and civic organizations.
Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris has chosen “Local Duluth” as the theme for her upcoming State of the City Address. In preparation for the address, Mayor Harris, accompanied by Shiner, mayor of Duluth’s Chattapoochee Dog Park, have been taking an inventory of what Duluth has to offer its citizens by visiting local businesses, schools, parks, and civic organizations within the city limits. The two mayors have made more than 40 visits, according to Mayor Harris. The city and the Duluth Civitan Club will present the 8th annual State of the City Address Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy. This year’s event will again include a Business Expo. The Business Expo begins at 11 a.m. Doors open for lunch at 11:30 a.m. followed by …
Monday, January 7, 2013
'Shiner,' mayor of the Chattapoochee Dog Park, helping Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris promote State of the City Address as well as local businesses, organizations.
Monday, January 7
“Shiner,” the mayor of Chattapoochee Dog Park, is helping Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris promote her upcoming State of the City Address. The Duluth Civitan Club will present the 8th annual City of Duluth’s State of the City Address Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 at the Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy. This year’s address has a “Duluth Local” theme and will again include a Business Expo. The Business Expo begins at 11 a.m. Doors open for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Admission is $25 including lunch. Tables for eight are available for $175. $10 of the admission cost is tax-deductible. Go to www.DuluthStateoftheCity.org for more information and to make your reservation. You may reserve your seat or table at the website or phone 678-475-3522. Payments should …
Friday, January 13, 2012
Duluth Civitan Club, city jointly presenting State of the City Address by Mayor Nancy Harris.
Friday, January 13, 2012
Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris will deliver a comprehensive update on the city and share her vision of its future Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the Gwinnett Center. The 2012 State of the City Address is presented jointly by the Duluth Civitan Club and the city. An expo showcasing local businesses begins at 11 a.m. A luncheon and the mayor’s speech follows at noon. Individual tickets are available for $25 and tables for eight for $175. Sponsorship opportunities range from $100 to $1,000. The business expo fee is $150. Make reservations by Jan. 20. Funds raised by the event benefit local charities: The Gwinnett Center is located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway. To reserve your seat go to www.ourduluth.com/state-of-the-city or call 678-957-7299. Checks payable …
Friday, June 24, 2011
Only 30 seats remain for lunchtime speech hosted by Duluth Civitan Club at Duluth Festival Center.
Friday, June 24, 2011
The Duluth Civitan Club will host U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall (R-GA) for a lunchtime speech Tuesday, July 5, at the Duluth Festival Center, 3142 Hill St. Congressman Woodall will speak on the proposed Fair Tax and other issues. The public is invited to attend, but there are only 30 remaining seats available. Lunch will be catered for $8 a person by Duluth's Family Restaurant. The event will take place from 11:45 a.m. until 1 p.m. Anyone who would like to attend, call Terry Crouch at 678-481-8474.