Thursday, May 28, 2015

This Weekend in Blythewood, May 28th-30th

The third annual Glow Ball Golf  TournamentMay 29th at 6:00, hosted by the Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce will be held at Cobblestone Park Golf Course.  Registration and check-in starts at 6 with a cookout and putting contest.


    This Weekend in          Blythewood    
 May 28th, 29th & 30th

to our new Graduates!   

     Summer is around the corner!      

The Blythewood Historical Society had a great turnout at its first Memorial Day Celebration. The speakers and events were very moving and the Boy Scouts did a great job retiring many flags.  Thank you  to all the Military Branches for protecting our great country and giving the ultimate sacrifice. And thank you to all the people who put this wonderful event together. 

Your Friday Night Date
May 29th at 6:00

The third annual Glow Ball Golf  Tournament, hosted by the
Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce will be held at Cobblestone Park Golf Course.  Registration and check-in starts at 6 with a cookout and putting contest. Shotgun start at 7:30.  The cost is $100 for a 2 member team or $60 for
a single player.  Call Kitty Kelly at
712-3806 or email for more information.  

Blythewood  Library

Every Friday is Family Storytime for all ages.  10:30 to 11:00.  

Saturday, May 30, 3:00-4:00 Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! for ages 6-12.  Come join us as we learn about bugs and build a bug condo to take home.  Please register online at or call 691-9806

Check the paper for many Summer Sports Camps!

Baseball Camp... June 15-18 & June 22-25 for ages 6-14, and 9-14. For more information call Barry Mizzell at 603-3520

Softball Camp...July 7-9 for girls in grades 3-11. Call Lila Grooms at 843-245-4048 for more information.

WHS Basketball Camp...June 22-25 for girls ages 6 to 15. Register at Cost is $50.

Golf Tournament... to benefit the Lady Bengals' girls' golf team, June 8.  Call Brian Hoile at 231-8323 for more information.

BHS B.E.S.T Football Camp...June 15-18  for ages 6-14.  Contact Tim Garifalon at or download the registration from

Soccer Camp... June 22-25 for ages 6-14. Contact Coach Peter Wittig at 622-7271 or email

Volleyball Camp...July 6-9 for girls who are rising 4th-10th graders.  Contact Coach Mary Hall at 413-0660 or email for more information.

The Blythewood High School Blue Legion Band and Reeses Plants are hosting a fundraiser Thursday, May 28- Saturday, May 30.  Present this coupon ( or the newsletter)  when you shop at Reese's and 10% of your purchase will help support the band.

June 2,
Graduation will be held at the Colonial Life Arena at 801 Lincoln Street in Columbia. Richland Two will stream the graduations LIVE.  To watch, visit the RSD2 Video Portal page on their website,

 Westwood High School 8 A.M
 Blythewood High School 12 P.M.
June 5...last day for RSD2 Students


Oil Painting class with Rita Smith every Tuesday for 6 weeks, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  The cost is $135.

Wine & Design with Christine Buchanan.  Call Jean Bell at 550-9323 for date and times or information on any of these events. 

Don't forget the Blythewood Farmers Market, every Wednesday, 4:00 to 7:00.  This week many vendors will offer samples of " A Taste of the Market"!
The WHS students will have an art exhibit displaying their "Humans of Westwood" Project and  Freeway Music will have a showcase of student musicians. Come join in the fun and enjoy fresh produce and a lot more!

To...  USC's  Boo Major named National Coach of the Year! 

And to the 7 Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce Scholarship  winners...

Plus, the many  award winners from BHS and WHS.

Are you missing shirts, kid's purses, a golf club??? 

Just a reminder that we have a Lost and Found Box at Town Hall that is full of lost items found in the park.

 Come by Town Hall
( M-F,  8:00 to 5:00 p.m.) if you have lost any items.

     And please help keep our park clean for everyone.  

Doko Manor... a great place for weddings. anniversary celebrations, birthdays and business meetings!  Call Town Hall at 754-0501 for information and prices or visit and click on the Manor.