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…

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…

Learning Something New

Historic Columbia 803.252.7742 historiccolumbia.org Historic Columbia is a non-profit organization that focuses on preserving Columbia’s wealth of historic properties and artifacts, and educating the public on local history. They offer year-round workshops geared towards helping citizens form a better understanding of the world around them in ways that are both entertaining and educational. Richland County Public…

SC’s Military History

From the colonial era to the present, South Carolinians have answered the call to military service and served our state and our country with honor and distinction. Learn more about South Carolina’s fascinating military history by visiting the SC Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum! Founded in 1896, the SC Confederate Relic Room and Military…

Learning Something New

Let’s Cook Culinary  It’s always fun mastering new recipes! This culinary studio offers classes such as Tapas Friday, Couples Cooking and Heels After Five where Chef/Owner John Militello will guide you step by step through the each course. And don’t forget each class is BYOW— bring your own wine! City Yoga Classes at City Yoga…

Get to Know the Lake!

Interview with President + CEO of the Lake Murray Chamber of Commerce + lake enthusiast, Richard Peterson Most local residents know a little about Lake Murray – that it was created in 1930 to supply electrical power to the area by damming the Saluda River, that it’s beloved by the Purple Martins who nest there,…

8 Week Class :: Broadway Shows

Musical Theater is the greatest distinctly American contribution to the world of theater.  Arnold Bremen takes his class on an entertaining and historical 100-year tour of American Musical Theater with this eight-week series “Another Opening, Another Show: 100 Years of Broadway’s Greatest Musicals”.  From Cole Porter to Rogers and Hammerstein, Florenz Ziegfeld to George M….

Planning for Retirement: Your 401(k)

If you are thinking about retiring, getting close to retiring or recently retired, you’ll need to begin thinking about how to make the switch from living off of your paycheck to making the most of the money you’ve saved. 401(k) plans are the most popular type of retirement savings plans for employers in America. They…