February 23, 2018 RSS feed / Society

Weems “Weemy” Oliver Baskin

Weems “Weemy” Oliver Baskin III, 81, of Columbia, South Carolina, loving husband, father, and brother, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018. More...

Iris Garden Club plants tree in memory of Christine Estes

On February 19, the Iris Garden Club planted a pink dogwood on the Garden Club Council of Greater Columbia grounds on Park Circle in memory of the clubs president, Christine Estes, who passed away in November. More...

Richland Library Café open for business

Enjoy a good book and a bite to eat during your next visit to Richland Library. In partnership with Chef Sarah Simmons, the library is excited to announce the opening of the café at the Main location (1431 Assembly Street) Tuesday, February 20.  More...

Art and reading come together

A World of Readers Art and reading synthesize twin passions cultivated over years by Dr. Tom L. Johnson, who for 28 years served as Caroliniana field archivist before retiring in 2002, and ultimately relocating to the Asheville, N. C., area. More...

Friends of the Children’s Garden thank all contributors of Reindogs and Elves 2017

Friends of the Children’s Garden thanks all contributors to Reindogs and Elves 2017   More...

USC Chapter NSDAR holds 61st anniversary luncheon

USC Chapter, NSDAR, held its 61st anniversary luncheon at Spring Valley Country Club February 17. Patricia Moore-Pastides, the first lady of USC, was the keynote speaker. More...

Ivan Wycliffe Haynes

A strong and handsome beautiful boy. God gave him different tools. Not good or bad, just different. Ivan was special. Ivan loved motorcycles and fearlessly racing them through the woods. Trail or no trail. More...

William Capers Chapter DAR creates Dang-it-Dolls for veterans

When Carol Davis sent a funny looking doll to her grandson in 2005, she had no idea she was starting a volunteer movement which would become a non-profit organization, Operation Military Stress Relief Dolls (OMSRD).  More...

Mimosa Garden Club celebrates Chinese New Year and English tea traditions

At their January meeting, Mimosa Garden Club members enjoyed a program on “English Tea Traditions” while being treated to an English tea at the Spring Valley Country Club.  The group also celebrated a “Chinese New Year” e More...

Forest Acres Rotary Club welcomes new members

Lisa Armstrong, owner of Gibson’s on Forest and Elena Hooven, the Fireflies’ ticket account manager, recently joined the Forest Acres Rotary Club.  More...