Monday, March 11, 2013

March 8th-10th Weekend

This weekend is packed full of fun with choices that everyone will love.  The weather's in our favor so come on out and enjoy yourself in our wonderful little town!
This Weekend in Blythewood
March 8th, 9th, and 10th

This weekend is packed full of fun with choices that everyone will love.  The weather's in our favor so come on out and enjoy yourself in our wonderful little town!

Saddle Up!!
Beautiful horses and talented riders will be competing Saturday at Three Fox Farm in the 15th Annual Hunter Jumper Horse Show.  The show is SC Hunter Jumper Association rated and Camden Equine Circuit rated. 
All levels will be showing from Walk/Trot to Professionals over fences.  Bring the kids and enjoy the day.

For more info:
Find them on Facebook

It's a Slam Dunk!!

Our own Mayor Mike Ross will be STARTING on the Recreation Rebounders team come Sunday afternoon in their basketball matchup with the Harlem Ambassadors.  Head on over to Westwood High School on Sunday afternoon,  for the most basketball fun you've ever had. There's sure to be some expert ball handling and fun-filled antics on the court and who knows.....the Mayor just might FINISH the game, too!
The game starts at 5:00pm so don't be late!  Tickets are available at the door. 

How Does Your Garden Grow?

The Blythewood Garden Club is sponsoring their
Annual Community Garden Event
Thursday, March 14 at Blythewood High School.  Come on out to learn more about how to care for your garden, lawn or  pastures and if you've got a sickly looking plant....bring it along for a visit to the "Plant Hospital".  Find out a 'prescription of care' to save and help your plant perk up and feel better.
The Garden Club will be launching
The Doko Meadows Commemorative Tree Project

so be sure to come find out all the info on this wonderful program to plant trees in The Doko Meadows Park. 

Need info?
Call Kristi Coggins

Mark your Calendar!

Feb 28 - Blythewood Brainery
              Registration open
Classes begin week of March 18
Muller Road Middle School

March 9 - IHSA Equestrian                                         Team
(USC Club Team) Competition
15th Annual Hunter/Jumper Horse Show
9:00 a.m.
Three Fox Farm

March 9-10 - Blythewood Omnium: Presented by Cobblestone Park
Bicycle Races
8:30 a.m. Saturday
Children's Race...Sunday @ 1:10 p.m.
Cobblestone Park

March 10 - Harlem Ambassadors vs. Recreation Rebounders
Basketball Game
5:00 PM
Westwood High School

March 12 - A Night with Walter Edgar Presented by the Blythewood Historical Society
"Finding History in your Backyard"
7:00 pm
The Manor @ Doko Meadows
Call 803.333.8133
to reserve a seat.

March 14 - Annual Blythewood                 Garden Club Community                                   Event
       @ BHS Cyber Media Center

March 15-16 'You're A Good Man Charlie Brown"
Presented by Westwood High School
Actors' Theatre
Dinner Theatre March 16, 5:30 pm
Westwood High School

April 19 - "Glow Ball" Tournament
Sponsored by The Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce
7:30 pm Shotgun Start
Crickentree Golf Course

May 18 - Blythewood Beach Bash
Doko Meadows

Have a Great Weekend!!

Rolling, Rolling, Rolling...

There will be hundreds of bicycles rolling through the beautiful neighborhood of Cobblestone Park this weekend at the 5th Annual Blythewood Omnium:  Presented by Cobblestone Park.   This event is as much fun for spectators as it is for the competing cyclists so bring your lawn chair out and find a corner to watch the many races that will take place Saturday starting at 8:30 a.m and continueing all day.  The Kids' Race will be Sunday at 1:10 pm and should prove to be great fun to watch!!  The first 100 elementary age children that participate will receive a don't pass up the opportunity to let your child have some fun and compete on a 3/10 mile loop.  Come on out and enjoy the fun!

Get a great Omnium Poster created by local artist, Craig Dukes, member of the
  Blythewood Artists Guild.
Posters will be available for purchase for $12 and $9 for cyclists.

An Evening with Walter Edgar

   Dr. Walter Edgar, professor emeritus at the University of South Carolina, will be in town next Tuesday, March 12 for a presentation on Finding History in Your Backyard.   The Blythewood Historical Society is sponsoring the
7 PM presentation that will be held at The Manor at Doko Meadows.   This is the first event to be held in The Manor so attendees will be able to get a "Sneak Peek" of the building before its official completion. Feel free to bring copies of any books you may have that Dr. Edgar has authored.   He will be happy to sign your copy after the program.  Admission is free to members of the Historical Society and $10 for non-members.  Please call to reserve your spot by calling 803.333.8133.  

What are you Waiting For?

There's no time like the present to get a little 'brainier'.  Sign up today for any or all of six classes being offered at the Blythewood Brainery presented by Bravo Blythewood and Muller Road Middle School. 
Choose from art, iPad, photography or music technology classes.  You can get more details and register at:
Click on:  Things To Do then
Blythewood Brainery
All classes will be held at Muller Road Middle School

Who Knew?

The state with the highest percentage of people who walk to work:    ALASKA

To Do List

1)  Sign up for a class in the Blythewood Brainery

2)  LIKE the B.A.G. Shop on Facebook

3)  Reserve your seats for 'Your a Good Man Charlie Brown"