Swartz Creek Civic Organizations

Kiwanis Club

Come to any of our meetings on Thursday mornings at the Country Carriage Restaurant. Our meetings start at 7:30 AM. We'll buy your breakfast.

You can call our Membership Chairman, Steve Mardlin.

Or you can talk to Steve directly by stopping in at Doors Galore in downtown Swartz Creek.


The Swartz Creek Lions Club is a non profit organization that helps our community and the blind citizens within it.


The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:

* FIRST. The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service;

* SECOND. High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to serve society;

* THIRD. The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business, and community life;

* FOURTH. The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.

Chamber of Commerce

The Swartz Creek Area Chamber of Commerce is a partnership of businesses that promotes economic prosperity; community involvement and development; and serves as an interactive tool for business growth.

Fine Arts Association

The Swartz Creek Fine Arts Association, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) Federal non-profit corporation formed in October, 1984. The purpose of our organization is to provide free musical entertainment and appreciation to the general public. The Fred and Phyllis Pajtas Theater, an outdoor amphitheater, was construction in the fall of 1984 using donated funds received from the community and the Pajtas family.

Art Guild

Welcome to the Swartz Creek Area Art Guild, a 501c3 non-profit organization established in 2010, dedicated to promoting interest in the visual arts through education and development of artistic activities. Guild membership is open to all fine art and fine craft artists. Our members’ talents are varied and include, among other mediums, oil, watercolor, pastel and acrylic painting, pencil and charcoal drawing, photography, fabric, woodworking, jewelry, and basket weaving. The primary requirement for membership is a love and enjoyment for all things artistic.

Guild volunteers operate the Swartz Creek Art Gallery as an outlet for members to display and sell their artwork. Weekly classes and occasional workshops for members and non-members throughout the year are an added bonus. The Gallery is a gathering place for all members to ply their craft, learn, share and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow artists.

Guild meetings are held the first Monday of each month, 6:00pm at the Swartz Creek Senior Center. Everyone is welcome. Stop in. Meet your local artist community, share your work and broaden your horizons.

Knights of Columbus

Fraternal Community Service Organization.

Historical Mary Crapo Alumni & Friends Association

Contact Richard Kerry Thompson for more information.