Happy Thanksgiving and Merry Christmas!
The Slater Hall Citizens' Committee is thankful to be part of a great and supportive community. We still have one more event left this year. The committee, with the help Bank Of Travelers Rest, JPS, and Hometown Food Store, will host a reception and a visit with Santa following the Slater- Marietta Christmas Parade. Awards for the parade will be presented. The Bank will serve refreshments,. Santa Claus will be there to take pictures and hand out fruit bags to the kids (courtesy of JPS and Hometown Food Store). There are some big changes for the parade. For more information about the parade, please visit the parade website.
Slater Hall turns 80!
For 80 years, Slater Hall has served as the center of the Slater-Marietta community, and now we celebrate those 80 years. We hope you enjoyed the Shaggin' in Slater and Strawberry Festival and Country Fair. Check out the EVENTS page for pictures as they are loaded and for more information on upcoming events.
Also, we are pleased to announce our "$80 for 80 more" campaign. By donating $80, you will help the committee in its efforts to restore Slater Hall. We will recognize gifts by placing names on a plaque that will hang in the Slater Hall Entryway. Donations can be made in whole or installments, please visit our Get Involved! page or visit our information booth at our events for more information.
Slater Hall Citizens' Committee
The Slater Hall Citizens' Committee is a group of concerned local area residents dedicated to the restoration of the Slater Hall property. Initially formed in 2005, the committee is comprise of people from all walks of life—long time residents, as well as people new to the area that want to see this historic property restored.
We are a recognized non-profit organization entirely dedicated to raising community awareness and financial support through fund raising efforts, securing government monies, and corporate sponsorship. We sponsor multiple community events throughout the year including a summer concert and annual Veteran’s Day Classic car show.
SHCC is dedicated to the revitalization of the building, the property and the community is serves. The Slater Hall Citizens' Committee envisions the day when this historic building can once again serve the “social hub” of the community.
Get Involved!The Slater Hall Citizens' Committee is comprised of entirely of volunteers, and we are happy to recieve new volunteers. The Committee meets on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 pm at Slater Hall. The planned dates are as follows, but meetings are occasionally changed due to upcoming events or unforeseen conflicts. If you would like to volunteer, but cannot make it to the regularly scheduled meetings, or want an update, E-mail us.
Our 2014 dates are September 18th, October 16th, November 20th, December 18th . Our 2015 dates will be confirmed at our November or December meeting.