Press Release Provided by: The City of Winter Haven
The City of Winter Haven proudly announces an array of events and activities in celebration of City Government Week from October 16-22, 2023. A time to emphasize the role of municipal government and its impact on residents, this year's edition promises to be interactive, insightful, and thoroughly entertaining.
EXCEPTIONALLY LOCAL VIDEO RELEASE
We are excited to premiere a special video, showcasing Winter Haven's balance between innovative growth and our cherished small-town spirit. This insightful look aims to inform and remind residents about the essence of Winter Haven, highlighting why our city is truly #ExceptionallyLocal.
See the Video: https://youtu.be/EiI2byj3iVU?si=NEWVPJutFV1HAZ56
GET A GLIMPSE BEHIND CITY HALL'S DOORS
Dive into the world of local government with our daily social media updates! These will include videos, statistics, photos, and more! We encourage you to engage in discussions, get answers to your questions, and become familiar with the inner workings of Winter Haven's City Government.
WEAR YOUR WINTER HAVEN PRIDE!
Adding an artistic twist to this year's celebrations, the Creative Threads T-Shirt Contest saw immense talent with over 60 design submissions. Five exceptional designs from artists spanning various age categories emerged victorious. Residents and visitors can proudly wear a piece of Winter Haven, as these winning designs will be up for sale at $15 each during the Hands on Haven event.
JOB FAIR: COME GROW WITH US!
Amidst the plethora of activities, the City has also organized a job fair at the Winter Haven Library during the Hands on Haven event. Whether you're exploring new career avenues or seeking opportunities within the city, this is the perfect platform to connect, discover, and embark on a fulfilling professional journey.
INTERACTIVE EVENT INCLUDING TOUCH-A-TRUCK
Concluding the week with a bang on Saturday, October 21, we will host the "Hands on Haven: Trucks, Tech, and Tails" event. A day promising fun and learning, attendees can explore the latest in city tech, get up close with city vehicles, and enjoy a plethora of interactive activities.
As we gear up for City Government Week, our aim is to strengthen the bond between the city and its residents, creating memories, opportunities, and avenues for growth. Let's come together, learn, celebrate, and look forward together.