Thursday, June 30, 2016

This Weekend in Blythewood, June 30th-July 2nd

The Town of Blythewood presents "A Rockin' Red, White and Blue", Sunday, July 3rd 3:00 pm to 9:30 pm with a great fireworks show starting at 9:00 pm. Join us at The Manor at Doko Meadows to see Live Pro Wrestling  3 pm to 5 pm and the D.B. Bryant Band at 7:00 pm.

      This Weekend in          Blythewood    
 June 30th, July 1st & 2nd

The Town of Blythewood
wishes you a safe and fun holiday week-end!

This Sunday!

The Town of Blythewood
A Rockin' Red, White and Blue

Sunday, July 3rd
3:00 pm to 9:30 pm
with a great fireworks show starting
at 9:00 pm

Join us at
 the Manor at Doko Meadows 
to see Live Pro Wrestling 
3 pm to 5 pm and the D.B. Bryant Band at 7:00 pm

Food Vendors and more. Bring your lawn chairs ( no coolers please) and join us for a fun day!

Don't forget there is no parking or driving on portions of
McLean Road
July 3rd from 2:00 pm to 9:30 during the Fireworks and Independence Day Celebration.

Join us Tonight!

Thursday, June 30 
from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.
Blythewood Historical Society
100 McNulty Street

Donna Royson with the
Quilts of Valor
will be there to make a presentation. 

Each session stands on its own so come to any and learn more about "Why Quilts Matter: History, Art and Politics".
Made possible by a grant from the Nord Family Foundation 

The Blythewood Historic Society
is hiring a Museum/Visitor Center Coordinator.  
This is a part-time position in Blythewood, to greet and assist guests, maintain records and supplies, assist Society volunteers and the board with publicity, cataloging exhibits and coordinating activities.  Seeking independent self-motivated individual with excellent organizational, interpersonal and computer skills.

 Apply only by mailing resume and cover letter to Blythewood Historical Society, P.O. Box 886, Blythewood,S.C.  29016

  Doko Manor
 The best kept secret in Blythewood, although the word is out and we are booking up even into 2017!
A great venue for business training and workshops as well as a beautiful wedding, party or family reunion site. 

Give us a call at Town Hall if you are interested in Doko Manor ( 803-754-0501)
or visit us at

    Feel free to pass this newsletter on to family and friends to
see the many events going on in Blythewood this summer.

Town of Blythewood

Sunday, July 3
Town of Blythewood 
Rockin' Red, White and Blue Celebration
3:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Doko Meadows Park

Monday, July 4
Town Hall will be closed
to observe
Independence Day

Tuesday, July 5
Planning Commission Meeting
6:00 pm
Doko Manor


Sponsorship Forms
are available at Town Hall
for the 2016 Miss Blythewood, South Carolina 
Scholarship Pageant.  

The pageant will be held in October and sponsorships are needed to make this inaugural pageant a great success, bringing many people to our town.
 For more information call Traci Cooper at 803-414-7101.

Blythewood Library


Following the visit of the
Wall that Heals in Blythewood,
the Richland County
Blythewood Library and the Historical Society invite you to read 
Eli the Good by Silas House.  

Join a group discussion about the story and effects fo the vietnam War on a small southern community similar to our town.

Thursday, September 22
 7:30 at the Lanngford-Nord House
More information coming!

Look for the Library's table of activities at the Farmers Market each Wednesday!

Join us each Wednesday
from 4:00 to 7:00 for fresh produce, children's activities, crafts and more.
Next to Town Hall at 171 Langford Road

Doko Meadows Park is a busy place these days! 
The fields are used weekly for the Farmers Market,as well as reserved for  charitable fundraisers and athletic events. 

   The Town of Blythewood encourages the public to use the
Park and enjoy being outside with family and friends.

  While the park is open to the public, keep in mind that in order to use it for larger events
with many people in attendance
or to have an event exclusively for your group,
whether it is a sports group
needing a practice area
or a private group holding some event, you must reserve
and rent the field area(s).

 Come by Town Hall or call 754-0501 for information and fees