President Nathan Waters (l) and Coach Robb Taylor (r).
Robb Taylor, coach of the Auburn University Wheelchair Basketball Team, spoke to the Auburn Civitan Club.
Robb is also the assistant coach to the USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball Team. He spoke about the Auburn University Wheelchair Basketball program and his trips to the Rio Paralympic Games in 2016 and the upcoming 2020 games in Tokyo.
At the annual Auburn Easter Egg Hunt, Auburn Civitans provided hot dogs and fixings to hungry hunters. Funds raised from the cooking support Civitan service projects and charities.
Jessica Kohn (l) and President Nathan Waters (r)
Jessica Kohn, Coordinator for the Auburn Downtown Merchants Association, recently spoke to the Auburn Civitan Club.
Jessica described the work of the Association and what new projects are beginning.
The Downtown Merchants are partners with the Auburn Civitans and the City of Auburn in the Flag Display project that has American flags flying on major national holidays.
President Nathan Waters (l) and Helen Brown (r)
Helen Brown was honored on February 20, 2018, for her dedicated work as an Auburn Civitan for over 33 years (and still counting).
Helen was awarded the Civitan International Research Fellowship, an endowment that provides scholarships, fellowships, and grants for scientists at the Civitan International Research Center.
Civitan President Nathan Waters (l) and Wren Aaron (r)
Wren Aaron of the Church of the Highlands spoke to the Auburn Civitans on National Clergy Day. Clergy Week recognizes contributions of clergy of all beliefs every year.
Flags were flying in downtown Auburn on Presidents Day.
The flag display project is a partnership of the Auburn Civitan Club, the Downtown Merchants Association, and the City of Auburn.
Flags have been flying downtown since 1965.
Mighty Civitans had the flags flying downtown for Martin Luther King Day. Eighty-nine flags are on the streets downtown and up to Opelika Rd. near the Frank Brown Rec. Center and Post Office. The flags fly on patriotic holidays and other special days.