Marion Polk Ceramics Shop Groundbreaking

Nov 1, 2016

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon in August, the community gathered for the groundbreaking of the Marion Polk Ceramics Shop. The ceremony took place at its future location, in what is now being called the “crafting circle,” joining Watkins Hobby Shop, housing the woodworking and lapidary shops, and the Chriss Building, where artistic painting is taught.

The studio is named in memory of... Learn More


Public Library in Dowling Park Takes its First Step to Reality

Jan 26, 2016

A crowd of Suwannee County residents gathered at the corner of Dowling Park Dr. and Marvin Jones Blvd. in Dowling Park Tuesday morning, Jan. 26, to break ground at the site of the Suwannee River Regional Library System’s (SRRLS) newest addition: the Jo Kennon Dowling Park Public Library. The library, which was first proposed by Danny Hales over a decade ago, survived several obstacles to ... Learn More


Advent Christian Village Continues to Progress

Dec 21, 2015

Advent Christian Village (ACV) recently held a service of dedication at The Village Church following the completion of two construction projects: Phase I of Taylor Commons, ACV’s newest neighborhood, and improvements made to the Christian education and office areas at The Village Church. These are the first projects to be completed which are part of the new ACV Master Development Plan announc... Learn More


An Easy Way to Support ACV at No Cost to You

Nov 30, 2015

Amazon.com has become one of the most popular choices of Americans for online purchases of virtually any product imaginable. Now you can receive great products from Amazon and generate a donation for Advent Christian Village. Simply go to smile.amazon.com and choose Advent Christian Village as your charitable organization. All... Learn More


Support Workshop for Local Band Students

May 27, 2015

1/6/2016 UPDATE: Thanks to all those who participated in this program, we succeeded in raising the necessary funds!

First Federal Bank of Florida is helping Advent Christian Village extend a special opportunity to Suwannee County band students. ACV will host an exciting musical event in Dowling Park in April 2016. Along with holding a public concert at ACV, Presidio Brass wi... Learn More