Thursday, April 6, 2017

This Weekend in Blythewood, April 6th-8th

Blythewood High School Future Farmers of America, Annual Plant Sale, Saturday, April 8
Join us in the greenhouse in the back of Blythewood High School to purchase  spring plants for your garden from 8:00 am to noon.

       This Weekend in          Blythewood    
April 6th, 7th & 8th

Congratulations, Lady Gamecocks! What a Victory!

Blythewood High School
Future Farmers of America
Annual Plant Sale
Saturday, April 8
Join us in the greenhouse
in the back of BHS to purchase  spring plants for your garden
from 8:00 am to noon.

Traveling Exhibit, 
"The Way We Worked"

The report on the street was that the train ride in Winnsboro last Saturday was so much fun!
 Thanks to those who joined us!

Our next event is
Saturday, April 22,
Community Farm Day.  

Everyone will have something to connect with in this exhibit.
It is a history lesson of great enjoyment!

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.

Residents can Drop Off Spring Cleaning
'Junk' at Community Recycling Event

Richland County Solid Waste & Recycling is holding a 
community recycling event
from 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Saturday, April 8
at W.G. Sanders Middle School,
3455 Pine Belt Road, Columbia.

Residents can drop off unwanted household items such as electronics, scrap metal and tires, and paper shredding will be available. No commercial drop off will be accepted.
 For more information,
call 803-576-2446.

Westwood High School presents ...

A Prom for our
Senior Citizens...
Classic Hollywood

Thursday, April 20
5:30 to 7:00 pm
Westwood High School Cafeteria

RSVP:  J. Frick at 691-4049
Ext. 36662
The event is free, just let us know you are coming!

Town of Blythewood

Board of Zoning Appeals
Monday, April 10
7:00 pm
Doko Manor

Town of Blythewood Work Session
Thursday, April 13
9:00 am
Doko Manor

Board of Architectural  Review
Monday, April 17
Doko Manor

Town Council Meeting
Monday, April 24
Doko Manor

The Greater Blythewood
Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Breakfast
Tuesday, April 11
Doors open at 7:00 am
and breakfast and the meeting start at 7:15

Our speaker is Michele Abraham, State Director for the SC Small Business Development Centers,
who will share with us all of the valuable services
(many of which are free!) her organization provides to our small business community.

Please register in advance at

The Greater Blythewood
Chamber of Commerce will award one $1,000 scholarship to a deserving local area student
seeking a college degree in a business-related field.

All high school seniors residing or attending school in the Blythewood 29016 zip code, as well as seniors of active GBCC members that are planning to attend institutions of higher learning are eligible to apply. 
The application and details can be found on the Chamber's website,

Applications must be postmarked by Tuesday, April 18, 2017.

Blythewood Gives
 Saturday, April 29th 

to see the website and get some 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.

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