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New Year’s Day Run; Board of Directors Meeting

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

6 Jan

New Years’ Day Race; Animal Forest News; New Board Member

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

27 Dec

Board of Directors Report to the Friends of Charles Towne Landing: Spring 2016

Since the previous report in September 2015 from the Board to the Friends, a number of exciting and positive developments have reinforced and

29 Mar

Friends of Charles Towne Landing Annual Meeting, September 1, 2015

The Board of Directors and members of the Friends gathered in Founders Hall at the Landing for the Annual Meeting of the Friends

16 Oct

Rhoda Green and her husband Robert featured in NPR segment

Two of our Friends of Charles Towne Landing members were interviewed recently for a segment on the NPR radio program Morning Edition.  The segment is

26 Jul

From the Zoo….. So You Want to be a Zookeeper?

By Jillian Davis
Contrary to most beliefs, being a zookeeper doesn’t just consist of feeding and cleaning up after the animals. A keeper’s duties

10 Jun

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

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 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
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