Category Archives: Recreation

Chapin Downtown Farmer’s Market returns Saturday, July 1

Chapin, SC (June 19, 2017)  The Chapin Downtown Farmer’s Market returns Saturday, July 1 at 8:30 am  in the 100 block of Clark Street in downtown Chapin. This market provides residents and visitors with a healthy and fun shopping alternative with local growers and artisans selling fresh produce, dairy products and meats as well as…
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Columbia is a flagship city for nation-wide Life is a Cycle bike event

What: Life is a Cycle is a group bike ride that teaches you where to bike commute, and the need-to-know essentials of biking for transportation. Who: This event is open to the public. Registration is $1.50. Proceeds are donated to the American Heart Association. When: Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 6 PM Where: Finlay Park…
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Midlands Mediation Center Announces Training Dates

COLUMBIA, SC – The Midlands Mediation Center (MMC) is conducting its 20-hour “Introduction to Mediation” training over the course of four sessions in July 2017.  Business, non-profit, human resources, social services, education and law enforcement professionals, including retirees, are encouraged to participate. The interactive training emphasizes skills necessary to understand and resolve conflicts, improving relationships…
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Richland Library Celebrates Women’s Health Week

Free Programs from May 14-20 to Focus on Well-Being Columbia, SC- As part of the 18th annual Women's Health Week from May 14 - 20, Richland Library is offering an array of programs with the goal of empowering women. With the help of multiple community partners, there are daily opportunities for ladies to focus on…
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Historic Wood Siding Repair and Painting Workshop

Join the City of Columbia for a Historic Wood Siding Repair and Painting workshop. Want to learn how to repair old wood siding, remove paint, and install and paint siding? Then join the City of Columbia’s Planning and Parks and Recreation staff from 9am to 12pm on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Little Red…
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Black History Month basketball tournament Feb. 26 at Greenview Park

WHAT:  Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin, Columbia Parks & Recreation and several public safety agencies have joined together for the first Black History Month Basketball Tournament in a regional approach to build strong, lasting relationships with youth and the community. The event will also feature a step show, door prizes, refreshments and more. WHO: Members with…
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Guided nature tour of Guignard Park in Cayce set for April 8

CAYCE, SC – Join Dr. Rudy Mancke for a Guided Nature Tour of Guignard Park on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  Tours will be held at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.  The 10:00 a.m. tour will be geared especially for children and nature gifts will be provided to each participant.  Children must be accompanied by an…
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Columbia’s youth baseball league registration open through March 3

Registration for the City of Columbia Parks & Recreation Department’s Youth Baseball League will be open through March 3.  Youth ages 3-15 can participate in the program. The Youth Baseball League regular season will be held from April 3, 2017 through June 3, 2017. To download a registration form, visit the department’s “Youth Sports” page…
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Columbia youth baseball league registration open

Registration for the City of Columbia Parks & Recreation Department’s Youth Baseball League is now open. Youth ages 3-15 can participate in the program. The last day to register is Friday, March 3, 2017. The Youth Baseball League regular season will be held from April 3, 2017 through June 3, 2017. To download a registration…
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