FREE BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT!!!!
August 2nd, 2014 AT 3PM-UNTIL
130 DUFFIE DRIVE (SOCCER FIELD)
FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES AND FOOD & DRINKS WITH LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AND MUCH MORE!
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT 803.238.2821 OR 803.361.2825
CPD WILL BE COLLECTING:
FANS, AIR CONDITIONINGS UNITS AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS
FOR WORTHY CITTIZENS BEGINNING SATURDAY, MAY 24 UNTIL SATURDAY, AUGUST 30
DONATIONS CAN BE DROPPED OFF AT CPD HEADQUARTERS LOCATED AT #1 JUSTICE SQUARE AT ANY TIME.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
CITIZENS MUST BE 55 YEARS-OLD OR OLDER
CITIZENS MUST PROVIDE NAME, ADDRESS, TELEPHONE NUMBERS (TO ENSURE THAT THE FAN OR AIR CONDITIONER IS DELIVERED TO THE CORRECT ADDRESS)
IF A RESIDENT NEEDS ASSISTANCE FROM THE FAN THE HEAT PROGRAM, PLEASE CONTACT THE CRIME PREVENTION UNIT AT 803.545.3555
THE CITY OF COLUMBIA WILL BE HOSTING THE SEVENTH ANNUAL NIGH OUT KICKOFF
SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 2014
FINLAY PARK, LOCATED AT 930 LAURAL ST.
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT WITH CONJUNCTION WITH THE PARKS AND RECREATION SUMMER CONCERT SERIES!
ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 5TH, NATIONAL NIGHT OUT WILL BE CELEBRATED IN COLUMBIA'S NEIGHBORHOODS WITH COOKOUTS, COMMUNITY BLOCK PARTIES AND MORE.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AT 803.545.3373
REMEMBERING THE PASS EMBRACING THE FUTURE
THE ECHS CLASS OF 1979
AUGUST 8TH-10TH, 2014
FOR TICKETS INFORMATION CONTACT RENEE BROWN @ 803.542.1084
OR EMAILING CHICSTYLESRB2000@YAHOO.COM
CHECK OUT THE CITY OF COLUMBIA PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT'S SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, NOW THROUGH AUGUST 16. KARAOKE IDOL WILL BE HELD EVERY OTHER WEEKEND AT 6 PM. THERE WILL BE WEEKLY WINNERS FOR A CASH PRIZE AND THE FINALS WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 16. ATTENDEES ARE WELSOME TO BRING BLANKETS, LAWN CHAIRS AND COOLERS.
THE SUMMER CONCERT SEREIS IS HELD FROM 7 TO 10PM AT FINLAY PARK, 930 LAUREL ST. FEATURING THE FOLLOWING ACTS:
· July 26- Mystic Vibrations
· August 2- Daniel Lewis
· August 9- Coconut Groove Band
· August 16- Horizons
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT PARKS AND RECREATION AT 803-545-3100.
SHOP FOR CHILDREN IN NEED THIS TAX FREE WEEKEND, AUGUST 1-3.
This year's Tax Free weekend, August 1-3, is a great time to help us with our Clothes for Kids efforts. The concept is simple. Our tables and displays will be set up starting on Friday, August 1 at Columbiana Centre (near Hollister and JC Penney) and Columbia Place Mall (Food Court). Visit us at the table. Select a child's card and go shopping. Our table attendants will be available to assist you. Donations are due back on Sunday, August 10 by 5 p.m.
Going-N-the Right Direction Back to School Book Bag Give-a-Way,Thursday August 7, 2014 ! Free book bags to the first 100 students, 10a- 2p Reid Chapel, 724 Gabriel St. Columbia, . For more information, call 803-714-7504 or 803-714-7635
The Sumter Branch NAACP & Mt. Pisgah AME church is sponsoring a "Back to School, Stay in School Bash, Saturday, August 9, 2014, from 2p- 5p at Mt. Pisgah AME Church Family Life Center, 35 Council Street, Sumter, SC. School supplies will be given to students. For more information contact Liz at 803-468-0181
Don't miss the Annual Mayor's Back to School Drills and Skills Clinic! Youth ages 6 to 17 can participate in a week long instructional clinic and expand their skills in basketball, tennis, and golf. The clinics run from August 4th through 8th from 6 to 8 p.m. Deadline to register is August 1st. For more information please call the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department AT 803-545-3100.
JOIN US SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 2014 IN ORANGEBURG, SC FOR THE 9TH ANNUAL M.A. LEE SCHOLARSHIP FUND GALA & AWARDS CEREMONY HONORING THIS YEAR'S SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS, AT 1481 CHESTNUT ST., ORANGEBURG SC 29155. THE RED CARPET SEGMENT STARTS AT 5PM FOLLOWED BY THE GALA AT 6PM. THIS YEAR'S HOST IS ACTOR BRIAN WHITE; CO-HOST IS ACTRESS DENISE BOUTTE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 803-533-0290 OR VISIT WWW.MALEESCHOLARSHIP.ORG.