Wings of Hope Luncheon Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Thu, 2015-01-29 10:49 Organized by the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary of Martin County, the fundraiser was held at Willoughby Golf Club and featured silent and live auctions. Guest speaker Marti Huizenga entertained the audience with a Q&A session. More than $43,000 was raised to support Compassion House, the Salvation Army’s transitional shelter for homeless women and children.Read more about Wings of Hope Luncheon
4C’s Luncheon And Cookie Competition Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by epradeep on Fri, 2016-02-26 03:17 Mariner Sands Country Club hosted the annual 4C's annual “Holiday Luncheon and Cookie Competition,” where area chefs from nine country clubs created their best cookies, rated by a panel of judges on taste and presentation. Raffles were also part of the fun, helping to raise more than $10,000 for children in need.Read more about 4C’s Luncheon And Cookie Competition
The Junior League of Martin County hosted LUNAFEST at Flagler Place, raising more than $19,000. Guests enjoyed a lively cocktail reception and silent auction before watching eight short films told by female filmmakers.
18th annual taste of martin county Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2014-06-24 07:25 More than 600 excited patrons attended a night of culinary delight at Memorial Park in Stuart, where 30-plus dining establishments competed for a title in one of seven award categories. The event raised $65,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties’ local mentoring programs.Read more about 18th annual taste of martin county
Friends and dignitaries gathered at Flagler Place to celebrate City Manager Paul Nicoletti’s 12 years of dedication of service to the city of Stuart. While serving in that role he was able to work on the approximately 52-acre Haney Creek preserve—a preservation of a tract of undeveloped, diverse ecosystem.
The popular annual Polo Classic benefiting Molly's House returned to the Port Mayaca Polo Club. Guests enjoyed a day of competition and fun, including a polo clinic, the best hat contest, a dressage presentation, a special VIP party, a car show and the traditional halftime Champagne divot stomp.
Molly’s House hosted an opening reception titled “Curt Whiticar: 106 years of Life and Art,” an exhibition curated by the late Curt Whiticar’s children. Long-time friends, family and art supporters came to view the local legend’s paintings.
AUDI A3 unveiling event Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2014-06-24 07:25 Audi of Stuart celebrated the nationwide reveal of the brand new Audi A3, its newest luxury class vehicle. More than 300 community members attended and enjoyed food, drinks and live DJ entertainment. A two-year lease for the new Audi A3 was raffled off and Robert Crowder was the lucky winner.Read more about AUDI A3 unveiling event
‘LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED’ FASHION SHOW Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2015-03-31 23:49 The Shoppes at Harbour Bay in Sewall’s Point was the place to be for the inaugural benefit “Voices for Children of Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast.” The plaza was enhanced by colorful hearts made by firstand second-grade students, which represented the 1,200 children in the dependency system.Read more about ‘LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED’ FASHION SHOW
Martin County Healthy Start held its annual luncheon at Flagler Place to bring community partners together and give thanks to the many supporters of the organization. Elizabeth Hawn received an award for her seven years of outstanding and invaluable leadership and service for the mothers and babies of Martin County.
The three-day aviation extravaganza at Witham Field included special events and displays for locals. Friday night's Dirty Flight Suit Party featured dinner and live entertainment in addition to a premier viewing area for the Night Air Show and fireworks display.
Pipers Landing Yacht and Country Club in Palm City was the setting for the recent Caring Children Clothing Children birthday bash where more than 200 guests celebrated 20 years of the 4Cs helping children in Martin County with acquiring school clothes, new shoes and achieving success with reading.
The exquisite beauty of studio glass by Dale Chihuly, the grand master, and Marlene Rose, a Florida-based next-generation master, were on display in the A.E. Backus Museum's exhibition “Masters of Glass: Dale Chihuly and Marlene Rose.” Guests were able to meet and mingle with the designers during the event.
The Elliott Museum hosted “Thanks for the Memories: A Celebration of the 1940s, Bob Hope, Frances Langford, the USO, Big Band Music, Swing Dance and Golf.” Guests danced the night away and enjoyed wining and dining, a costume contest, raffle and silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Elliott Museum’s Annual Giving Campaign.
Held at Sailfish Point Country Club, the Jo Covelli Fashion Show included more than 200 guests who enjoyed an afternoon of Champagne, silent and live auction items, a luncheon, festive hat contest and sounds by Bobby and the Blisters. The fashion show is the Hibiscus Children’s Center signature celebration.
The Library Foundation of Martin County recognized Leo Clancy as the 2017 Kiplinger Literacy Award honoree. Clancy’s guidance enabled the Foundation to play a critical role in advancing the Library’s goals for literacy activities throughout the community. More than 300 people attended the event, which also featured a keynote address by Knight Kiplinger, editor in chief of Kiplinger Publications.
Young Professionals Social Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Thu, 2014-03-06 03:24 The Young Professionals of Martin County hosted its After Hours Social at BeCrossfit in Stuart, where members networked and watched as Crossfit Contenders went head to head in an exciting exhibition. Young Professionals is an organization devoted to helping future leaders develop their business skills, become more involved in their community and expand their social circles.Read more about Young Professionals Social
Guests donned their best pirate outfits and pearls for the Molly's House Pirates and Pearls Garden Bash. Those in attendance enjoyed music, live mermaids and pirates, craft cocktails and beers, a silent auction and Caribbean cuisine provided by The Gafford.
CApt. Henry Sewall Home Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2015-01-06 03:09 Guests gathered at the historic Sewall house in Indian RiverSide Park to view Kevin Hutchinson’s painting that illustrates a portion of its history. The social event also celebrated opening the home to the public on Wednesdays from noon to 2 p.m. with educational presentations, and the launching of Capt. Henry Sewall’s Home on Facebook.Read more about CApt. Henry Sewall Home
The much-anticipated Stuart Sailfish Regatta drew thousands of spectators to the Stuart Causeway to watch high-performance hydroplanes and the ever-popular Jersey Skiffs race at speeds of more than 130 miles per hour. Thousands of dollars were again raised for local charities, including the Children's Museum of the Treasure Coast and the US Sailing Center of Martin County. This year's Regatta included more activities than ever before: a KidsZone sponsored by the YMCA of the Treasure Coast, free trolley rides over the bridge, VIP Experience Packages, driver’s meet and greet/VIP party hosted by Marriott Resort, new sponsors and the chance to win a ride on a Jersey Skiff.