Congratulations to our many Blythewoodcelebraties! Mr. Joe Pinner was honored by the Lions Club
with a Certificate of Appreciation and Mike Long was a first place
winner in the 2013 Historical Fiction Contest of the Military
Writers Society of America. Plus... we have...drum roll....
Teachers loved for their heartfelt dedication to their
students, Blythewood FBLA State Winners, Science Fair winners,
Runaway Runway teacher, Poster winner, Baseball winners,
Softball winners, and Elementary students doing great things for
Camp Kemo and the Military....and the list goes on!
Mothers' Wisdom is Endless...
readers to email in your favorite words of wisdom or phrases your
Mother said to you as a child. Here are a few!
You eat so you
don't get hungry!
Fingers were made
Go tell your father
he wants you!
Charity starts at
Waste not, want
You have more ___
than Carter has liver pills!
While rolling my
long hair with orange juice cans to make my hair
straight, my mother would say.."That's the price of
Don't get your
undies in a bundle!
After church, my
mother would tell us to "Go take your Glad Rags
The squirrells are
looking for you. They think you are nuts!
Speaking of Women.... During the Civil War, three buildings
were across the street from the present day Community Center.
The Bookhart family owned and operated the "Blythewood
Institute". What was this institute?
Get out your dancing shoes! Westwood High School is hosting a prom for Senior Citizens Thursday, May
8th from 5:30 to 7:00. "Golden Days Dinner and Dancing " is a free event which includes dinner, dancing and
door prizes. Call 691-4049 Ext 36662 or email Janet Frick at firstname.lastname@example.org for
Don't forget to drop by Blythewood Library Thursday, May 8th from 3:30 to 4:15. Kids
ages 6 to 8 are invited to hear stories and make a Mother's Day
gift for their Mom! Sounds like fun!
Tuesday, May 13th , the Blythewood
Chamber of Commerce will host a
breakfast meeting with Tracy Hegler, planning director for Richland
County, speaking on land use projects and issues Blythewood may
face. The meeting will be held in the community room at FairfieldElectric Cooperative starting at
7:30. Register in advance at www.blythewoodchamber.com
on the Eventbrite page.
Get ready for the Blythewood Beach Bash! Bravo
Blythewood is hosting the 6th annual
Beach Bash, Saturday, May 17th at Doko Meadows
Amphitheater benefiting the American Cancer Society. The
fun starts at 5:00 with DJ Gene Lee . The Sensations will fill
center stage at 6:00 with shag music and fun for the whole family!
Admission is $20 per car with donations welcomed! Call
Jean Bell at the Blythewood Arts Center at 550-9323 for more
Don't forget we have the beautiful Manor atDoko
Meadows to book for all your upcoming events!
Give us a call for information at 754-0501!