Upcoming Events

Jan
28
Tue
Health Directions Wellness Fair @ Health Directions
Jan 28 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Do you like:

  • Chair Massages
  • Nutritious Food Samples
  • Giveaways
  • Prize Drawings

The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium will staff a table where you can register for a chance to win a rain barrel. Come and learn about rain harvesting using a rain barrel!  In addition, there will be giveaway items at the table to help you remember more ways you can help reduce pollution that enters our waterways.   Come and see what you are already doing to contribute to the health of our beautiful Midlands waterways and learn easy new ways to  help.

For all this and more Click here for the Wellness Fair flyer 

Feb
29
Sat
RECYCLING EVENT AT RIVER BANKS ZOO @ Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
RECYCLING EVENT AT RIVER BANKS ZOO @ Riverbanks Zoo and Garden

A recycling drop-off event will be held at Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens for residents of Richland and Lexington Counties on Saturday, February 29 from 9:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m.  Enter the Event using the Main Entrance – To the left before railroad tracks. 

FOR EVENT FLYER AND CONTACT INFORMATION    Click Here

 

NOTE:  Materials from businesses will NOT be accepted at this event.  Appliances containing Freon will NOT be accepted at this event.

MATERIALS ACCEPTED:

  • Electronics (Up to 8 electronic items will be accepted.  Small items and computer components may be bundled and count as 1 item.)
  • Paper (Up to 5 boxes or bags of paper will be accepted for shredding onsite.)
  • Scrap metal
  • Tires (Up to 8 tires will be accepted)
  • Cooking oil
  • Goodwill donations (a Goodwill truck will be there to take the donations).
Mar
20
Fri
“Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop” In Irmo @ Town of Irmo Municipal Building
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Town of Irmo will host a “Build Your Own Rain Barrel” workshop on Friday, March 20, 2020 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.   The workshop begins with check-in at 8:45 a.m. at the Town of Irmo Municipal Building located at 7300 Woodrow Street.  Representatives from the Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium will present information on stormwater runoff, rainwater harvesting and how to make a rain barrel before helping each attendee to build one to take home.

Pre-registration for this workshop is required.  The cost to attend the workshop and make a rain barrel is $30.00.  To register, contact Mary Hite, Stormwater Outreach Assistant, Lexington County Community Development at (803) 785-8121 or by email to [email protected] .    Space is limited to the first 25 paid registrants.

 

 

 

 

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