Here’s What’s Happening Around the Neighborhood this Month

October Activities:

Thursday 10/12 Ladies Meet and Greet at the Village Club 7pm
Ladies Meet and Greet is the second Thursday of every month. Bring your favorite beverage, a small snack to share, and mingle with your neighbors!

Tuesday 10/17 Ladies Bunco at the Village Club 7pm
Come for a night of fun with the ladies of SRC who get together on the 3rd Tuesday of every month to play bunco.  We start arriving @ 7pm and play till 8:30. Bring $5 for the winners pot……never played, don’t worry, there are a few veterans to teach the rules and get the games started.  For information you can contact Pat Cronin @ 803-521-9138 or Jean Dyson @ 803-429-2349.

Wednesday 10/18 Ladies Bible Study at the Village Club 
Please join us for our Fall Bible Study at the Village Club on Wednesday nights beginning on October 18th. We will be using Beth Moore’s study of the Book of Daniel. If you are new to the neighborhood we would LOVE for you to join us! It’s a great way to get to know your neighbors and learn more about the Bible as well. Please reach out and invite your neighbors and friends too. The more the merrier! We look forward to seeing everyone on October 18th!  Click here to order your books.

Thursday 10/19 Men’s Night POKER GAME at the Village Club 7pm 
POKER GAME!!! Lose a few old presidents & win some new friends.  Low stakes, High fun. No experience preferred.  Men’s Night is the Third Thursday of every month. Bring your favorite beverage and a snack.

Friday 10/20 Boomers and Beyond at the Village Club 5:30pm
Boomers (both singles and couples over 50) meet at the Village Clubhouse the third Friday of each month at 5:30pm. Bring an appetizer to share and the beverage of your choice. If you would like to play left, right, center, bring three one dollar bills per person.

Fall Yard Sale 10/21 at the Village Green 7-11am
Get rid of some things you don’t need anymore and make a little cash! We’ll place an ad in The State Newspaper, post the event on Facebook, and place a sign out at the front of the community. Bring your tables to the Village Green lawn.  Or, if you live on River Club Drive from the main entrance to the Village Green, you can set out your things for sale along the street.

Saturday 10/21 Block Party & Chili Cook-Off in the Woodlands District 5pm
Whip up your favorite chili in a crockpot and join your neighbors for a Block Party & Chili Cook-Off in the Woodlands District from 5- 8pm. We’ll be awarding prizes at 6pm for Best Chili and Unique Chili.

Tuesday 10/24 Book Club at the Village Club 7:30pm
The book club will be reading, “Salvage The Bones”‘ by Jesmyn Ward. IMPORTANT DATE REMINDER: meeting date for October is the 24th which is the fourth Tuesday not the last Tuesday of the month because of Halloween. Book club discussions are held at the Village Club at 7:30 on the last Tuesday of the month.  Come share your thoughts on the latest book and give ideas on any future reads.  If you have any questions you can contact Pat Cronin at 803-521-9138 or email at

Thursday 10/26 FALL into a NEW YOU at the Village Club 7pm
Please join fellow neighbors, Kelly Spears, Renee Holcombe and Sarah Donahoe, for a glass of wine and let’s FALL into great SKIN, increased ENERGY, better HEALTH, and fabulous LIPS and EYES!  Learn how to have your best SKIN this winter from the #1 Skincare brand in North America, Rodan + Fields. Along with ISAGENIX and their plans for weight-loss and increased energy. Then if you are in need of long lasting lips or eyes come hear about LipSense and ShadowSense and what the rave is all about!  There will be something for everyone so don’t wait until January to start the NEW YOU!  Please RSVP to Kelly Spears via text at 704.957.0939 or email

Tuesday 10/31 Pizza Party at the Chickawa Outdoor Center from 5-6:30pm
Decorate your Golf Cart, put on your Halloween Costume, and join us for a Pizza Party at the Chickawa Outdoor Center before Trick-or-Treating!  RSVP to

Coming in November:

Sunday 11/19 SRC Holiday Market at the Chickawa Outdoor Center 1-5pm
Any questions regarding applications for booth space can be sent to Space is limited.  Neighbors, attendees and vendors can follow the progress of the event and gather resources on the Facebook page, Saluda River Club Holiday Market.

Thursday 11/23 Touch Football at the Newport Hill Lane Field 9am
Come on out and play some football with you neighbors at the annual SRC Turkey Football. Dust off your cleats and meet us at the Newport Hill Lane field, Thursday Nov 23rd 9am for some pre-meal touch football! Everyone is welcome to play including newbies and adolescents.  RSVP or join our Facebook group:

View the calendar at to see all of the neighborhood’s activities.

Wellness Programs at Saluda River Club 

Yoga Classes 
Tuesdays at 6pm. Yoga classes are complimentary.
For more information contact

Cardio Jam Classes
Mondays at 6:30-7:30pm at the Fitness Center. Cardio Jam classes are complimentary. For more information contact

Aquafit Classes
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6pm at the Village Pool.  Aqua dumbells, aqua gloves, a pool noodle and water sneakers are recommended. Please contact Jen Dempsey at 800-9189 with any questions.

Here’s What’s Happening in the area this Month:

South Carolina State Fair, October 11th – 22nd
Plan your visit to the South Carolina State Fair opening this Wednesday, October 11th and continuing daily through Sunday, October 22nd.

The South Carolina State Fair is best known for bringing 12 days of exhibits, competitions, food, midway rides and big-name entertainment to Columbia each October. It’s ranked one of the Top 50 fairs in the United States.

The organization, though, operates year-round. With six exhibit halls and 115 acres adjacent to the University of South Carolina’s Williams-Brice Stadium, the fair offers football parking and is a popular venue for major events such as craft shows, home and garden shows, boat shows, civic functions and charitable fundraisers.

For more information, click here.

Lexington Craft Beerfest, Saturday, Oct. 14th
Bring your taste buds to the Icehouse Amphitheater on October 14 to sample regional craft beers and grab a bite from local restaurants at the 2017 Lexington Craft Beerfest, hosted by the Greater Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center.

Approaching its second year, the Lexington Craft Beerfest will feature live entertainment by Fantasy – a band that brings together the beach, Motown and R&B sounds.

Tickets are $20 and include all samples of craft beer available, one commemorative glass and non-alcoholic beverages. Must be 21 years or older and present a valid ID upon entry. No exceptions!

Click here or visit the Greater Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center (311 W. Main St., Lexington, SC) to purchase tickets and get more details.

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