Hops & Harvest Craft Beer Festival

  Join the Town of Lexington for the first Hops & Harvest Craft Beer Festival. Will be held at the Icehouse Amphitheater in downtown Lexington.  14 brewers are signed up so far including some of our favorite local breweries: Swamp Cabbage Brewery Old Mill Brewpub Brewery Cottontown Brew Lab Conquest Brewing Company Wicked Week Brewing…

Shaggin’ Thursdays at The Woody

Thursdays at The Woody in the Vista Join us for Shaggin’ Thursdays at The Woody. We rotate some of the best Shag DJ’s in the state to play all your favorite Shag tunes every Thursday night. So if you love to Shag or have ever wanted to learn, Thursdays at The Woody is the night…

South Carolina’s Health Improving

BY ROBERT LONDON, guest columnist   South Carolina received some good news lately. Children’s health is improving, and our state has yet again moved up in a national ranking of childhood well-being – hitting a new high. The 2018 KIDS COUNT Data Book ranked South Carolina 38th for overall children’s well- being — the fifth consecutive…

Halloween Party at Lourie Center

Get ready to shag, swing, and rock & roll!  The Lourie Center is happy to host the return of the Sensational Epics Band for a live performance and Halloween Dance on Friday October 26, from 7 pm to 10:30 pm. Carolina Beach Music Awards Hall Of Fame Inductees, the Sensational Epics formed in 1963 as a five-piece…

Senior Games Postponed

Due to the arrival of Hurricane Florence, Richland County Recreation has closed its parks beginning today, September 11, and will have to suspend the rest of the Senior Games until a later date. Check back on their website to get updates. Click here.

Lourie Center’s Lifelong Learning

Midlands Lifelong Learning: Fall 2018  Diseases of Famous People Date: Tuesdays October 2, 9, 16, 23 Time: 1:00 – 1:50 p.m. A lecture series describing the pathophysiology of the illnesses that a variety of famous people suffered with from Franklin D. Roosevelt to Napoleon Bonaparte, Audrey Hepburn and Jack Benny. Actual plasticized specimens will be…

Adventures in Learning :: Fall 2018

September 12, 2018 – November 7, 2018 A Community Service of the Shepherd’s Center of Columbia Trenholm Road UMC 3401 Trenholm Rd., Columbia SC 29204 Dedicated to life long learning, the Shepherd’s Center of Columbia announces its Adventures in Learning Fall program. The Center offers a  broad range of weekly educational programs, beginning September 12…

Stay Glassie!

Glassie Ladies in West Columbia is more than a showroom for glass art and purveyor of glass and glass supplies; it’s also a studio, where Stained Glass Artist Pat Formo Stone conducts her Stained, Mosaic and Fused Glass classes each week. Her manager, Jan Key, also teaches each class and is their resident Fused Glass expert! What’s…

Advertise on FunAfterFifty.net

Would you like to reach the active over 50 adult in the Greater Columbia South Carolina with your marketing message? We can help. To discuss your advertising goals and talk over what FunAfterFifty.net offers you, as well as Gardener Media’s other marketing options, please contact: Kathy Gardener, Publisher 803-798-6960 Ext. 13 office 803-466-8454 Mobile or…