The South Carolina State Museum has announced tickets are on sale for its 2017 Total Eclipse weekend events. The weekend-long celebration of eclipse activities, presented by SCE&G, from August 18 - 21, will take place [...]
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden has announced the promotion of Thomas K. Stringfellow to president and CEO. Stringfellow becomes the third executive to oversee the Zoo in its 43-year-history. Stringfellow most recently served as Riverbanks' interim [...]
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden hopes to shed light on whether animals behave differently during a total solar eclipse when Solar Eclipse 2017 makes a path across the United States on Monday, August 21. Riverbanks' Adjunct [...]
The Sewing for Kids Camp was held recently at the Ballentine Community Center. Campers learned the fundamentals of sewing by hand. Instructor, Beth Allen, kept the campers fully engaged by giving them new and challenging [...]
The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission (ICRC) has announced the promotion of Mark A. Smyers to the position of executive director. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Elizabeth B. Taylor June 30. "The [...]
Lake Murray’s 4th of July celebration was held July 1. Despite a delay, and an incoming storm that had mother nature adding to the display, the fireworks show delighted participants at the annual event.
Catching fish, making healthy snacks and learning about animals might sound like sound like summertime fun, but Lexington County Deputy David Burns believes it’s all about learning. “Those are life lessons. We go on the [...]
Mike Fields, owner of Experimac on Bower Parkway in Irmo and his wife took a Sunset Sail with Brian Adams of Happy Sails and Lanier Sailing Academy recently.
The Irmo Branch Library will host a program on Pat Conroy June 28 from 6 - 7 pm. Pat Conroy Literary Center executive director Jonathan Haupt will discuss best-selling author Pat Conroy's lifelong love of [...]
The first-ever mobile travel guide to S.C. African American cultural sites, the Green Book of South Carolina, has been launched by the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission, offering residents and visitors from around [...]
EdVenture has announced the opening of a new building block exhibit featuring KAPLA blocks. The new block exhibit launched April 29, in conjunction with the fifth annual Mini Maker Faire at EdVenture. Components of the [...]
The Lexington County Museum will host its annual Spring Open House May 7, from 2 - 5 pm, giving the County’s residents a chance to get a hands-on experience with their community’s history. The public [...]