BUILD YOUR OWN RAIN BARREL WORKSHOP @ Lexington County EMS Training Building
May 25 @ 8:45 am – 12:00 pm
On Friday, May 25th from 8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. the Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium is providing an opportunity for residents of Lexington County to make and own a rain barrel. See flyer in link below for more details. Harvesting rain makes sense. Rain water is free and abundant. It can be used to irrigate the garden or lawn, wash a vehicle, ...
“Trash The Poop” at Columbia Fireflies games on Wag-A-Long Wednesdays @ Spirit Communications Park - Fireflies Stadium
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dog owners: The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium with City of Columbia and Richland County will promote Trash the Poop with an interactive educational display at all Wag-a-Long Wednesday home baseball games of the Columbia Fireflies at Spirit Communications Park from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. On June 6th, June 27th, August 1st, August 8th and August 29th dogs are welcome to come to the game with their ...
Rain Barrel Building Workshop @ Lexington County Public Library
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Harvest rainwater from your gutters using a rain barrel and have water to irrigate or use in outdoor water features when you need it! This class will cover: * Constructing a rain barrel to take home with you * Importance of managing our rainwater runoff Program fee is: $25.00 (Includes all materials and refreshments) Preregistration is ...
“Trash the Poop” at Columbia Fireflies Games on Wag-A-Long Wednesdays @ Spirit Communications Park - Fireflies Stadium
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On June 6th, June 27th, August 1st, August 8th and August 29th dogs are welcome to come to the game with their owners free of charge! At each of those games representatives from Trash the Poop, a program sponsored by Lexington County, Richland County, and the City of Columbia, will staff a display to provide leash bag dispensers and brochures ...
Summer Clean Up Recycling Day @ Forts Pond Elementary School
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Lexington County residents: Here’s your chance to free up space and recycle old electronics and paper to create new electronics and a myriad of useful items from paper. For full information on items to bring to this event, please refer to this flyer . It’s quick and easy. Just load up your vehicle and follow the signs in the parking lot of Forts ...
Fall Clean Up Recycling Day @ Irmo High School
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Mark your calendars! Fall Clean Up Recycling Day on Saturday October 20, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Irmo High School is a HUGE opportunity for residents of Richland County and Lexington County to recycle electronics and paper and dispose of hazardous materials and metal junk. This event requires an army of helpers consisting of ROTC volunteers from Irmo ...
Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop @ EMS Training Building
Oct 26 @ 8:45 am – 12:00 pm
Join with others to learn the benefits of harvesting gallons of rain water from your rooftop! The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium is hosting a “Build Your Own Rain Barrel” Workshop consisting of a class held at the Emergency Medical Services training building on Ball Park Road in Lexington, SC followed by a hands-on group rain barrel making session at Lexington ...
Recycle Your Used Christmas Tree This Year during Grinding of the Greens! @ Various locations and times beginning 12/26/18 - 1/10/19 in Lexington and Richland Counties
Dec 26 @ 7:00 am
This year take your used Christmas Tree to from December 26, 2018 – January 10, 2019 to one of 23 different locations in Lexington and Richland Counties to have it turned into Mulch. This recycling event, Grinding of the Greens, is sponsored by Keep the Midlands Beautiful. On January 12, pick up the free mulch beginning at 8:30 a.m. from ...
January 19 Recycling & Hazardous Waste Collection in Pelion, SC @ Forts Pond Elementary School
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Recycle paper and electronics and safely dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW). This event will be held, rain or shine, but details are subject to change. Go to the Lexington County Solid Waste Management web page on the County website or the “County of Lexington” Facebook page or call (803) 755-3325 to confirm details before loading up your items for drop off. Limits on ...
Health Directions 3rd Annual Wellness Fair @ LMC Health Directions
Jan 29 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
January is the month of new beginnings. As you launch into 2019, get a head start on better health and well being at the Health Directions Wellness Fair on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 from 3:30 p.m – 6:30 p.m. Health Directions located at 3239 Sunset Blvd. in West Columbia is a wellness gym backed by Lexington Medical Center. If you ...
Recycling Drop-Off Event at The Zoo @ Riverbanks Zoo & Garden
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Rain Barrel Workshop in Irmo @ Town of Irmo Municipal Building
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rain barrels collect rain water off your roof that you can use to water your garden, wash your car and any other outdoor use. Rain Barrels can help you save water, save money and reduce stormwater pollution. You can build you own rain barrel at this workshop to take home! Learn about: Rain Barrel Construction Stormwater Runoff and water pollution ...
Recycling Drop-Off Event in Batesburg-Leesville on March 23 @ Batesburg-Leesville High School
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
A Lexington County recycling event will be held at Batesburg-Leesville High School on Saturday, March 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for Lexington County residents (no businesses). Items being collected for recycling are: Paper to be shredded onsite (up to 5 bags or boxes only) Electronics (up to 8 electronic items [small items and computer components are bundled to ...
Herb Festival at the Lexington County Museum Celebrates 8 Years! @ Lexington County Museum
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join the Lexington County Herb Bunch on Saturday April 6th from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. for the 8th Annual “It’s All About Herbs” Festival. Festival admission is free for all at the Lexington County Museum. Activities include a plant sale with many varieties of herbs, herb and plant related vendors, food vendors, free herb mini-demonstrations, and a silent auction. ...
50th Anniversary of Peach Tree Rock Nature Preserve @ Peach Tree Rock Nature Preserve
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Peach Tree Rock Heritage Preserve at comprises 460 acres in Lexington County and is co-managed by the S.C. Chapter of the Nature Conservancy (TNC). The Preserve is a native long leaf pine forest that includes a 2.4 mile loop trail and features a waterfall. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, bird watching and is accessible year-round. ...
RAIN BARREL WORKSHOP @ Lexington County EMS Training Building
May 24 @ 8:45 am – 12:00 pm
DATE & TIME: Friday May 24, 2019 (8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) LOGISTICS: Workshop begins with a class at Lexington County EMS Training Facility. After a short break, rain barrel construction will commence in garages of Lexington County Public Works. Assistance is available to help you complete your rain barrel if needed. LEARN ABOUT: * Rain Barrel Construction * Stormwater Runoff ...
DROP-OFF RECYCLING EVENT @ Lexington High School
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
This Drop-off recycling event at Lexington High School is a convenient way for County residents to: recycle old electronics: Limit of 8 items accepted (small components, computer & monitor count as one item). shred paper: Up to 5 boxes/bags will be accepted donate items to Goodwill properly dispose of pesticides and household hazardous waste: HHW guide to items accepted For ...
RECYCLING DROP-OFF EVENT @ Irmo High School
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
This public recycling drop-off event will be conducted at Irmo High School in the square parking lot on the corner of Wescott Rd. and St. Andrews Rd. It begins at 8:OO a.m. and ends promptly at 12:00 p.m. Events are held, rain or shine, but details are subject to change. To confirm details one week prior to events, call (803) 785-3340. ...
“BUILD YOUR OWN RAIN BARREL WORKSHOP” @ Lexington County Fire Services Building
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rain barrels are used to harvest rain water from your roof. The water can then be used to water your garden, wash your car, and for any other outdoor use. Rain barrels help you save money, save water and reduce stormwater pollution. The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium is hosting a Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop on Friday, October 25th ...
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 ...
RECYCLING EVENT AT RIVER BANKS ZOO @ Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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 ...
“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 ...
2020 Lexington County, SC Recycling Drop-Off Event Schedule @ Batesburg-Leesville High School Parking Lot on Summerland Ave.
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
This Lexington County recycling event is tentatively scheduled. Drop-Off events take place rain or shine. Please check the following website prior to the event to make sure there are no changes. Click here If you have questions, please contact the Recycling Coordinator, Traude Sander (see contact information). Materials generated by businesses will not be accepted The items that ...
Lexington County Recycling Drop-Off Event @ Irmo High School
Oct 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lexington County and Richland County residents are invited to this recycling drop-off event. Items from businesses will not be accepted at this event. They must be brought to their county landfill. The following items will be collected: Tires (up to 8 tires per vehicle) Scrap Metal Household Goods Paper (up to 5 boxes or bags can be shredded onsite) Electronics ...
Litter Clean-Up of Rawl’s Creek @ Friarsgate Community
Dec 12 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Grinding of the Greens @ Lexington and Richland Counties
Dec 26 2020 – Jan 7 2021 all-day
Keep the Midland’s Beautiful announces recycling of natural undecorated Christmas trees at locations in Lexington and Richland Counties. Mark your calendar for December 26—January 7 and click on the link below to the KMB website for the locations and hours to bring your natural Christmas tree for grinding into mulch. Here’s the link: