National Charity League Ticktockers Host a Club 21 Dance-A-Thon

first_imgEVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS More Cool Stuff 15 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Business News HerbeautyWhat’s Your Zodiac Flower Sign?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Reasons Why The Lost Kilos Are Regained AgainHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyFinding The Right Type Of Workout For You According AstrologyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyAmazing Sparks Of On-Screen Chemistry From The 90-sHerbeautyHerbeauty The National Charity League, Inc., Pasadena Area Chapter held a Dance-A-Thon for the families of Club 21 Learning and Resource Center. The NCL girls (Ticktockers), ranging from grades 7 through 12, hosted approximately 125 family members from Club 21 at the event. Club 21 is a Pasadena-based organization that promotes knowledge and resources that enable individuals with Down syndrome to be fully included in our society. NCL Ticktockers and their mothers support and participate in many Club 21 programs including First Steps, Learning Program, Tools for the Journey annual conference and the summer bike camp. The five hour Dance-A-Thon not only included dancing but also fun activities and games along with delicious food. The event was enjoyed by all participants with much laughter and connection between Club 21 families and the NCL Ticktockers.Each year, the NCL Ticktocker Council, which is comprised of girls from each grade level, organizes a Chapter-wide event. This year the Council voted to do something special for the members of Club 21 and the Dance-A-Thon idea was born.The National Charity League, Inc, Pasadena Area Chapter’s mission is to foster Mother-Daughter relationships in a philanthropic organization committed to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences. National Charity League, Inc., Pasadena Area Chapter was founded in 1998. Today the Chapter has more than 440 members, serves 23 local philanthropies, and contributes over 18,000 hours to our local communities. For more information, please visit www.nclpasadena.org.Established in Los Angeles, California in 1925, and incorporated in 1958, National Charity League, Inc. is the premier mother-daughter organization, serving women and their daughters in grades 7-12. Currently the membership of nearly 50,000 consists of 185 Chapters that thrive in 22 states, providing valuable philanthropic, leadership, and cultural experiences to its members and striving to meet critical needs of local communities through hands-on volunteer support. For more information, visit www.nationalcharityleague.org. Top of the News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News Gatherings National Charity League Ticktockers Host a Club 21 Dance-A-Thon STAFF REPORTS Published on Friday, February 28, 2014 | 12:41 pmcenter_img faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Subscribe Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Community News Make a comment First Heatwave Expected Next Week Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

Tweed Heads house transformed into coastal haven

first_img2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads. 2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads. 2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads.“The floor layout was so different to everything else I had seen and it just complimented the water,” she said. “It was something I could work with.” Initial installations included a new kitchen and bathrooms, flooring, ceilings, windows and lush gardens.“I’ve added the deck overlooking the water and out the front, with the flat-roof garage, I’ve extended it and put a carport next to it,” Ms McClintock said. “I’ve absolutely loved doing the renovations. “My son Scott is a carpenter so he has done a lot of the work.” 2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads.Harcourts BMG agent Michelle Topper described the house has having it all.“The home is positioned in the elite The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads with quality waterfront homes surrounding this quiet cul-de-sac,” she said. “It has river and ocean access to enjoy everything that the waterfront lifestyle beholds. “Enjoy a flat walk to the bustling Kirra, cafes, restaurants and shopping precinct and get among all that Kirra and Coolangatta has to offer or just enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the river lifestyle.” The 989sq m property is on the market at $1.385 million. 2 The Mainbrace, Tweed HeadsFROM rundown brick house to stunning coastal haven, this is a renovation of epic proportions.When vendor Alison McClintock found the waterfront property seven years ago, she knew she could turn it into something special.center_img 2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads. More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North1 hour ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa21 hours ago2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads.The end result is an inviting coastal oasis. As soon as you step inside, a sense of relaxation sweeps over you. The house oozes character and charm with neutral tones, travertine tiles and louvre windows. The kitchen features soft-toned cabinetry, plenty of cupboard space, Caesarstone bench tops and pendant lights, and flows through to the dining and living areas. This area moves seamlessly out to the covered alfresco area and timber deck.“I love sitting out on the deck in the morning,” the mother of four said. “It’s so still.”The house features four bedrooms including the main which is segregated from the rest.It incorporates an ensuite, walk in robe and sliding doors that open out to the gardens. 2 The Mainbrace, Tweed Heads.There is parking for four cars with a remote tandem garage and tandem carport that can fit a caravan.Ms McClintock said she was selling as her children had left the nest. “It really has been such a joy to live there, I don’t really want to go,” she said.last_img read more