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Special Event: Nature
Earth Day at Congaree
Celebrate History & the Great Outdoors! It's Earth Day & the Henry David Thoreau Bicentennial. Join us for Living History, Mid-19th Century Folk Music and Nature Walks Led By SC Naturalists
Congaree National Park
Hopkins, SC

Sun 4/23/17 at 9:30am-4pm
Special Event: History/Science, Family/Child
Wilson and World War 1
University of South Carolina history professor Janet G. Hudson, Ph.D and World War I author Fritz Hamer will deliver a presentation on President Woodrow Wilson’s leadership of the U.S. involvement in World War I and the lasting effects of his decisions bef...
Woodrow Wilson Family Home
Columbia, SC

Sun 4/23/17 at 2pm-5pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event, History/Science, Education
Historic Columbia New Volunteer Training
Looking for a way to meet new people, visit historic sites and discover the culture and lifestyles on South Carolina’s capital city and Richland County? Then volunteer with Historic Columbia. New Volunteer Training kicks off with an orientation session int...
Seibels House & Garden
Columbia, SC

Mon 4/24/17 at 10am-12:30pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Meeting
NarAnon Meeting
Famlies and friends of addicts are welcome.
Anglican Cathedral Church of the Epiphany
Columbia, SC

Mon 4/24/17 at 6pm-7pm
Mon 5/1/17 at 6pm-7pm
Mon 5/8/17 at 6pm-7pm
Mon 5/15/17 at 6pm-7pm
Mon 5/22/17 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Film, Meeting
Carolina Film Network’s First Quarterly Meeting
Our FIRST Quarterly Meeting is here. Join us on Tuesday, April 25th at Tapp’s Art Center from 7pm – 9pm. ATTENTION ACTORS: Tara Lynn Marcelle of E Marcelle Casting will be joining us, discussing the casting process, and the RED FLAGS creatives should lo...
Tapp's Arts Center
Columbia, SC

Tue 4/25/17 at 7pm-9pm
Special Event: Politics
Advocacy Day for Access & Independence
Advocacy Day for Access & Independence was first created as an initiative in the State Plan for Independent Living in 2014, its inaugural gathering attracted over 300 South Carolina residents in May 2014. Since then, support has grown to 25 organizations s...
SC State House
Columbia, SC

Wed 4/26/17 at 9:30am-12:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Relationships
Divorce Care for Men & Women
DivorceCare is nondenominational and features biblical teaching for recovering from divorce and separation. For ladies and men separated or divorced. Find healing with DivorceCare resources that will help you deal with the pain of the past and look forward...
Christian Life Church
Columbia, SC

Wed 4/26/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 4/26/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 5/10/17 at 7pm-9pm
Special Event: Winter Sports, Musical
Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream
Bring out the entire family for a show to remember with Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream tickets. This sensational show blends characters from Disney hits like The Princess and the Frog, Cinderella, and Tangled into one marvelous new narrative sure to please e...
Colonial Life Arena
Columbia, SC

Thu 4/27/17 at 7pm
Fri 4/28/17 at 10:30am and 7pm
Sat 4/29/17 at 2pm and 6pm
Sun 4/30/17 at 2pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event
Remington College Columbia Campus holds 3 Lives Blood Drive
Blood; it’s all red but it’s not all the same. That’s why Remington College Columbia Campus is holding a 3 Lives Blood Drive and highlighting the need for minority blood donors on Thursday, April 27 from 9 am to 2 pm. Remington College created the 3 ...
Remington College – Columbia Campus
Columbia, SC

Thu 4/27/17 at 9am-2pm
Special Event: Photography, Fashion Show/Bridal, Social Event
Schmooze Night
Schmooze Night is Columbia's exclusive networking mixer for all fashion and entertainment professionals. Join us for a night full of food, fun, and opportunities such as: - Recruitment and scouting - Project collaborations - Prize giveaways and more!
Wild Wing Cafe
Columbia, SC

Thu 4/27/17 at 7pm-10pm
Thu 5/25/17 at 7pm-10pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 7pm-10pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Sweet & Savory 2017
Help us celebrate 40 years of service at Sweet & Savory! Our annual chef’s competition is the only event where you can find sweet treats and savory hors d’oeurves from the Midland’s most talented chefs! Join us for a night of tasty treats, live music, and ...
South Carolina State Museum
Columbia, SC

Thu 4/27/17 at 6pm-9pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event, Food/Tasting
Wine with the Friends of the Metropolitan CAC
In recognition of April as National Child Abuse Awareness Month, the Friends of the Metropolitan Children's Advocacy Center will hosting a wine tasting fundraiser on Thursday, April 27 at the Vino Garage, 2327 Main Street in Columbia. The event will b...
The Vino Garage
Columbia, SC

Thu 4/27/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Karaoke, Live Music in Bar/Club, Benefit/Fundraiser
Emperor & Empress of Karaoke-Live Band
Show off your skills with Live Band Karaoke! Back-up dancers and Crazy Stage-Presence Encouraged to become the Emperor or Empress of Karaoke. 100% of Proceeds Benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Buy your ticket early and send your song requests.
Empire Supper Club
Columbia, SC

Fri 4/28/17 at 7pm-11pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival
3rd Annual South Carolina Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
Food Truck Festivals of America is rolling back into Columbia, SC for the 3rd Annual South Carolina Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival. Taking place on Saturday, April 29th, this years festival is even bigger and better. Over 30 local food trucks will be ...
South Carolina State Fairgrounds
Columbia, SC

Sat 4/29/17 at 11am-6pm
Special Event: Talks/Lectures, Relationships, Religious
FAMILYLIFE Blended and Blessed Live Stream
Christian Life Church is hosting Blended & Blessed™ a FREE one-day livestream event for stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with kids, and those who care about blended families. Bringing together couples for one incredible day of teaching, ...
Christian Life Church
Columbia, SC

Sat 4/29/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Nature
Harbison Forest Showcase
The Harbison Forest Showcase is designed to promote awareness of the Forest and the need to preserve it for recreational uses and as a natural habitat in our community. It is held in conjuction with the races (trail races Saturday, mount...
Harbison State Forest
Columbia, SC

Sat 4/29/17 - Sun 4/30/17 at 8:30am-3pm
Special Event: Children
Junior League of Columbia's Touch A Truck
The annual Touch A Truck event will transform the State Farmers Market into a world of big rigs and heavy machinery for young and old alike to see up close! Kids will have the opportunity to explore exhibits like fire trucks, law enforcement vehicles, bull...
State Farmers Market
West Columbia, SC

Sat 4/29/17 at 10am-2pm
Special Event: For the Family
Kid's Day of Lexington
April 29th, 2017 will mark the 17th anniversary of Kid's Day! Come join us (and thousands more) for more learning, laughing, eating, entertainment, togetherness and a whole bunch of FUN!!!
Virginia Hylton Park
Lexington, SC

Sat 4/29/17 at 10am-2pm
Special Event: Community Event
Lexington County Recycle Day
On Saturday, 29 April from 9 a.m. Lexington County Residents can recycle electronics, rid themselves of household hazardous waste, shred those once valuable documents and drop off gently used shoes at the White Knoll High School.
White Knoll High School
Lexington, SC

Sat 4/29/17 at 9am-1pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Parents/Parenting, Class/Workshop
Puberty: Just the Facts
A Guyology puberty program Why Does It Matter? There’s a lot of chatter on the playground, and some of it is too awkward to ask about at home. Boys need accurate information about puberty, hygiene, and girls. And they need to hear it in a setting that ...
Heathwood Hall Episcopal School
Columbia, SC

Sat 4/29/17 at 1pm-3pm

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