Snow in the Lowcountry!
The zoo fared well throughout the snowstorm, but due to being heavily shaded, the Animal Forest trails remained icy and unsafe for visitors, forcing the zoo to remain closed for nearly one week after the initial snowfall. The river otters seemed oblivious to
A reason to smile: A brand new refrigerator/freezer! Say goodbye to the old leaky fridge, and say hello to this beauty! A brand new Turbo Air refrigerator freezer combo purchased courtesy of the Friends of Charles Towne Landing with funds donated by Mrs. Betty White. It’s good to
Friends President Gary Nichols presenting the Friends’ contribution to Park Manager Rob Powell.
The impact of Hurricane Irma on the Charleston area disrupted the
With two races already finished, the final three races are just around the corner: on June 1, June 8, and July 13, 2017. Over 250 finished each of the first two races, on May 4th and May 11th, and we expect even more runners and walkers to
On March 11, the Landing celebrated the addition of a two new habitats to the Animal Forest: one is a large fenced-in area
Come to the Landing on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from 10:00am to 5:00 pm, and celebrate the founding of Charles Towne at the Annual Founders Day. See special demonstrations of period crafts as well as demonstrations of cannon and musket firings. Enjoy lunch and refreshments at
The Second Annual “Race the Landing” Runners’ Clinic, sponsored by the Friends of Charles Towne Landing, will be held on Monday, March 20, 2017, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in Founders’s Hall at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Park. The speakers and their areas of specialization
The New Year’s Day 5K Recycle, Reuse and Renew Race the Landing was a great success, with 257 participants on hand. The race kicked off at 8:30 am on a cool and pleasant morning, along a course that started at Founders Hall and wound through oak-lined
The popular 5K Race the Landing on January 1st, 2017 kicks off at 8:30 am, and concludes with awards and a variety of hot homemade soups and home-baked cornbread. We have added a 10K Race as well. It’s not too late to register, but time is
The Board of Directors and members of the Friends gathered in Founders Hall at the Landing for the Annual Meeting of the Friends