Thursday, April 12, 2018
Rotary Club holds James Bond-themed Mineral City Celebration Event honors Gary and Nancy Chartrand with 2018 ‘Rock of the Community’ award

Local Rotarians and friends flaunted their most elegant tuxedos and gowns and sipped on martinis — shaken, not stirred— last weekend at the Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach’s James Bond-themed Mineral City Celebration.

Held at the TPC Sawgrass Clubhouse, nearly 600 people attended “Titanium Night,” which supported KIPP Jacksonville Schools and Daniel Kids, among other First Coast charities…

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Hawaiian shirts, flip flops and parrot hats were the order of the day last weekend when the Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach brought a bit of Jimmy Buffett to the First Coast with its annual Mineral City Celebration.

An estimated 500 people set their watches to five o’clock and flocked to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, which had been transformed...

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Donna Deegan to receive ‘Rock of the Community Award’ from Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach

Award-winning journalist and philanthropist Donna Deegan will receive the 2017 “Rock of the Community Award” at the Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach’s annual “Mineral City Celebration,” to be held Saturday, March 25 at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

A three-time breast cancer survivor, Deegan has helped thousands of breast cancer patients...

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Peace, love and Ponte Vedra Beach: Rotary’s Mineral City Celebration rocks a 1960s theme

Love beads, tie-dye shirts, go-go boots, miniskirts….An explosion of color and psychedelic vibes graced the grounds of the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall for the Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra’s Mineral City Celebration event on April 16.

This year’s theme for the annual fundraising event was “Peace Love & Rotary” – a sort of “Woodstock for philanthropists” ...