Archer Celebrates Grand Opening of Community Center
They started out raising money in flea markets...
But what began as a small fund-raising effort soon turned into a community project.
Eight years and over one million dollars later, the Archer Community Center is now open.
More than 250 community members and leaders came out today to celebrate the ribbon cutting for the center.
The building was in 1937 and was part of the old Archer High School.
The building will be used as a multi-purpose facility.
Organizers say the facility is important to a small town like Archer, where there are few large centers to have public gatherings.
The facility is a block south of the post office on US 27 in Archer. It can hold 280 people.
- Free health clinic in Gainesville celebrates grand opening
- New Gainesville cancer center grand opening
- Local families celebrate grand opening of Gigi's Playhouse
- "Celebration Pointe Bridge" opening to connect Archer Rd and Butler Plaza
- New Trauma Center Opens in Ocala
- Citizens Co-op Holds Grand Opening
- Pollo Tropical Restaurant Grand Opening
- Grand Opening for Emergency Operations Center---In the Nick of Time
- Cancer Center Grand Opening
- REAL Lab grand opening