Our community center was built and founded under grants and donations from numerous sources almost ten years ago. Things have changed, and so has the funding. Unless we figure out a way to finance the center, we will lose this wonderful venue.
Because our community sits at the crossroads of four counties, funding a community project like this is far more complex than usual. Also, being at the edge of all four of these counties, puts us at a disadvantage for favors from the distant county seats.
Join the conversation here as we discuss ways to establish the steady income necessary to maintain and keep our community center. Just click the Leave a comment link to share your ideas.
MBCA General Meeting, noon, Tuesday, Jan 8th, at the HomeMakers Club in Melrose. Agenda includes:
– Joe Rush- Opening Remarks, Introduce new Exec BODs
– Tom Germano- Membership update
– Sean Conelly- Halloween Event
– Stasia/Deb- Senior Center Update
– New Business
Coffee Talk will continue indefinitely at the Melrose Sr. Community Center on Thursdays at 11a.m. Please come and encourage your friends to come and enjoy the awesome music every Thursday. Next week Harri Buffalo!
MSCC is not closing for good at this time, only taking a “break” while some details are being sorted out. We have hope that we will be back better than ever in the near future. We love this community so please don’t give up on us. Our facility can still be rented out for events so if there is a need please contact me.
Watch their FB page for updates!
Shake Rag Coffee Talk, Thursdays, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Inside Melrose Senior Community Center
307 State Road 26, Melrose, FL 32666
The Thanksgiving dinner at Heritage Park by the Trinity Episcopal Church folks was a wonderful event (this was the first time I could attend). I don’t want to distract from all the fun and great things that went on that day, but I had to laugh at the noble way our neighbors gingerly ignored the dead armadillo carcass near one of the food lines. This is Melrose Style! To roll with the waves that life blows your way. I love it!
Chiappini’s presents Sweet William Ennis, North Central Florida Blues Regional Challenge Winner with some of the best blues musicians in the area
A Free Concert, Saturday, December 1st
- 6:00 Sweet William
- 6:30 Lee Kelly
- 7:00 Blew Country Trio
- 7:30 Amy Webster
- 8:00 Shovelhead Blues
- Your support will send Billy to Memphis!
Under the pavilion, Corner of SR 26 and SR 21, Melrose
Los Nopales Food Truck Bring a Chair No Coolers No Dogs