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

March Activities:

Tuesday 3/6 Jr. Women’s Club at the Village Club 6pm
The Jr. Women’s Club of Lake Murray is a non-profit women’s volunteer organization that aims to better the Lake Murray Community through volunteer service. Please join us as our guest!

Wednesday 3/7, 14, 21, 28 Ladies Bible Study at the Village Club 7pm
Please join us for our Bible Study at the Village Club on Wednesday nights.

Thursday 3/8 Ladies Meet & 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!

Friday 3/9 Boomers and Beyond at the Village Club 5:30pm (Date Change)
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.

Thursday 3/15 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.

Sunday 3/18 Ultimate Frisbee at Newport Hill Lane Field 2:30pm
Come on out and play Ultimate Frisbee with your neighbors Sunday March 18th 2:30 pm at the Newport Hill Lane field.  Everyone is welcome to play including newbies and adolescents.  RSVP or join our Facebook group:

Sunday 3/18 Easter Egg Hunt on the Riverfront 4pm
Calling all SRC Kiddoes 12 Years and Younger.  Join us for an Easter Egg Hunt on The Riverfront.

Tuesday 3/20 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.

Thursday 3/22/18 Info on FREE Student Checking Accounts at the Chickawa Outdoor Center 5:30pm
Information Session for Parents of Middle/High/College Students (students welcome to attend!) 

Come learn about how we can help your student set up free checking and savings accounts and build credit.  All attendees will receive a free Financial Education Handbook to guide in educating children, by age group, about finances.  Presentation will be limited to 30 minutes with optional Q&A at the end.  Resources and Presentation by Merrill Lynch Financial Advisors:  Dave Damm & Morgan Motes (Motes & Associates) & Wealth Management Banking Specialist, Tom Clark.   Light refreshments will be served.  In case of questions about the event, those interested can contact Dave Damm at 803.540.3391.

Tuesday 3/27 Book Club at the Village Club 7:30pm
The book club will be reading for March, “The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah.  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

View the full calendar at to see all the activities.

Kid Fit Summer Camps at Saluda River Club:
June 18-21 Sports Galore camp for ages 5-12
July 9-12 Sports Galore camp for ages 2-6
Activities include volleyball with beach balls, balloon tennis, noodle hockey, bowling, soccer, basketball, and much more.

July 16-19 Gymnastics camp for ages 2-6
Activities include mats, balance beams, trampolines, bars, rings, tumbling aids, and much more.

July 23-26 Circus camp for ages 2-6
Activities include tight wires, stilts, juggling, face painting, and much more.

Beach camp for ages 5-12
Activities include bocce ball, corn toss, frisbee, beach tennis, flip cup, ladder golf, washer boards, beach ball volleyball, and pool games.

Each camp will meet both on the Riverfront and inside the Chickawa Outdoor Center.  The cost for each camp is $60/child/week.  All campers must be potty trained.  Each camp is Monday-Thursday.  Kids are to bring a snack and a water bottle every day.  Please email to reserve a space for your child.

Swimming Lessons at SRC
Summer beginner and advanced beginner swimming lessons will be offered starting Monday, June 4 and run on a weekly basis, Monday through Thursday, at 9:30 and 10 AM through the end of August. Parents can sign their swimmers up for one week or multiple weeks. The cost for each week is $100 per child.

Parent/tot classes will meet on Thursdays at 10:30 AM starting June 7-which is the same schedule that they were offered in May, one day/week for four weeks at the cost of $100 for four lessons.

All lessons are 30 minutes and have no more than four swimmers per class, except the parent/tot classes, which can accommodate up to eight swimmers.

Private lessons are available on request at a different cost.

Payment for all classes will be made by check or cash on the first day of class.

Registration for these classes is now open. To register, contact Kitty Konkle at Kitty Konkle.smss@gmail.comor 803-348-3652.

Kitty has been the swim school manager for Carolina Aquatics for seven years. She has taught private and semi- private swimming lessons for 25 years in the Columbia area. She is the owner of a new swim school, Sharks&Minnows Swim School LLC, whose mission is to teach children how to swim and be safe in the water.

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

3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Shamrock Parade – March 10th 2pm – Downtown Lexington

3rd Annual St Patrick’s Shamrock Parade is Saturday March 10th 2pm. Join in on the Irish Fun and enter your youth group, sports team musical groups, dance team and more! Go to:

Lexington 1 Arts Showcase – March 6th 6-8pm – Icehouse Ampitheater

Join Lexington County School District 1 as they celebrate March as Arts in School Month, with a display of the talented students at our local schools.

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