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President’s Corner – Friends Report for Spring & Summer 2015

This has been a busy and productive spring season for the Friends and the Landing, as we move into the summer months. On

9 Jun

5K News Years Day Race the Landing was a big success!

The New Years Day 5K Run was a success! This year’s theme was Recycle, Reuse and Renew.

We RECYCLED t-shirts and awards from previous

7 Jan

President’s Corner

I hope everyone is getting accustomed to using the Friends new website, keeping up with news from the Landing, and enjoying the Newsletter.

13 Dec

5K 2015 New Year’s Day – Save the Date!

Registration is now open for the New Year’s Day 2015 5K on January 1, 2015.  Register online today! Children and adults are invited to

13 Dec

Autumn 2014 At Charles Towne Landing

The year 2014 has raced by faster than any other in my memory; it seems way too early to have AUTUMN appear for

13 Dec

The Rob Report

Park Manager Rob Powell

Another calendar year is at an end and it has been a fantastic year at Charles Towne Landing! Not just because we had a record financial year, successful 5k races, great programming, and high visitation but because so many

13 Dec

The Belk Charity Event was a success

Thank you to all park patrons that purchased Belk Charity Event tickets! The Visitor’s center raised $180 and every dime goes towards park needs. We are still waiting on the final dollar amount raised, and that number should be out fairly soon. This year, my volunteer

13 Dec

The Domestic Side of the Animal Forest

Growls, meows, howls, chirps, and squawks. The Animal Forest is full of all kinds of wonderful animal music, and we are adding two new sounds to this eclectic ensemble. Baa’s and oinks! That’s right, the Animal Forest is scheduled to reveal their newest habitat in December.

13 Dec

Our check for $20,000 presented to Charles Towne Landing

On November 18 the FoCTL Board of Directors members presented a check, in the amount of $20,000, to CTL Park Manager, Rob Powell. We couldn’t have done it without our hugely successful Race the Landing Series! …..and speaking of which, the next race will be on Jan 1st,

19 Nov

The Semi-Annual Belk Charity Event

Shop at Belk and raise funds for the park on Saturday, November 8.  Buy your $5 ticket at the park’s Visitor’s Center or at Belk the morning of the sale.

The Semi-Annual Belk Charity Event will be held on Saturday, November 8th, 2014 from 6am – 10am. The

28 Sep