Thursday, April 20, 2017

This Weekend in Blythewood, April 20th-22nd

The Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit,  "The Way We Worked"  Community Farm Day, Saturday, April 22, 10:00 to 3:00 pm.  Join us to see many farm exhibits and old farm equipment. Langford-Nord House 100 McNulty Road. The exhibit hours are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays  9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturdays, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
and Sundays 2:00 to 5:00 pm. 803-333-8133

       This Weekend in          Blythewood    
April 20th, 21st & 22nd
"Care for the Earth as if it were your garden."
Carol Speight

Traveling Exhibit, 
"The Way We Worked"

Community Farm Day 
Saturday, April 22,
10:00 to 3:00 pm

Join us to see many farm exhibits and old farm equipment.
Langford-Nord House
100 McNulty Road

The exhibit hours are
Tuesdays, Wednesdays
and Thursdays
9:00 am to 4:00 pm,
Saturdays, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
and Sundays 2:00 to 5:00 pm.

The Way We Worked,
created by the National Archives, is part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institute and the
SC Humanities Council,
plus funding from Richland County and the Nord Family Foundation.

Blythewood Gives
 Saturday, April 29th 

to see the website and get some great ideas of what you individually
or your group can give back to Blythewood.  
It is a community day with a great feeling to help others and our wonderful town. The websites has lots of ideas of how you can help!

The 4th Annual Midlands Gives is
Tuesday, May 2
from midnight to 11:59 pm.

Hosted by Central Carolina Community Foundation, Midlands Gives is a 24-hour online giving
event, raising money and awareness for local nonprofits in eleven Midlands counties. Since the inception of Midlands Gives in 2014, over $3,851,603 has been raised. 

For more information go to

Blythewood Tae Kwon Do
is holding a
Breaking To Heal,

Saturday, May 6
10:00 to 12:00
Doko Meadows Park
171 Langford Road

This event is a fundraiser for Healing Guatemala.
Come support a good cause and see our kids in action!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 20th!

This Butterfly Festival will have the town talking for years!

Town of Blythewood

Town Council Meeting
Monday, April 24
7:00 pm
Doko Manor

Planning Commission Meeting
Monday, May 1
6:00 pm
Doko Manor

Board of Zoning Appeals
Monday, May 8
6:00 pm
Doko Manor

Board of Architectural Review
Monday, May 15
7:00 pm
Doko Manor

The Greater Blythewood
Chamber of Commerce
  Invites you to 
Leadership Blythewood
Lunch and Learn
Wednesday, April 26
11:30 to 1:00
Doko Manor

This event is open to the public!  Invite friends, family, and co-workers!

Videos Gone Wild: “Why Shoot for Viral, When You Can Shoot for Visionary?”

Presented by: Lori Gardner, CEO, Executive Producer, Founding Partner

Please register in advance at

And the news on the street is that the renovations to the Chamber of Commerce are wonderful!  If you work from home, but occasionally need a quiet meeting/office space,
it is worth seeing!

Bridge Posting...

A recent inspection was conducted by the SCDOT bridge inspection team on
 S-40-369, Mullis Road, over 25-Mile Creek.

Based on the inspection and repairs, a weight restriction of 8 TONS per axle and 33 TONS GVW was implemented effective April 13, 2017.
The DOT does not recommend vehicular traffic that exceeds the posted limits on this structure.
A map indicating the bridge location and truck detour is posted in Town Hall.
If needed, call SCDOT,
for more information.

A  "Community Call"
has been made from
Lt. Col White, JROTC
at Blythewood High School!

Join Lt. Col. White  and the many teams for
Relay For Life
May 12, 2017
6:00 pm until midnight
at Blythewood High School Track
10901 Wilson Blvd.

"Relay for Life brings communities together, embracing their collective power to free the world from pain and suffering of cancer.  With every step, relayers demonstrate courage and strength. They prove that, together, we are bigger than cancer. And together, we can raise money needed to help the American Cancer Society bring cancer to its knees."

For more information go to or call 803-750-1693

Doko Manor
Check out the website at
We have a great venue for weddings, receptions, family reunions, business meetings and that special birthday or retirement party. Plus, we have a great staff to help you with that special event.

Call Town Hall
for details, pricing or a tour.
or visit us at