EVENT DATE : February 8, 10:00AM
Dominion Energy Lake Murray Public Park/Lexington Side

Participants in this fundraiser create more opportunities for athletes to experience the life-changing benefits of participating in Special Olympics—all at no cost to themselves or their families. Plungers must raise $50 to participate; T-shirt and lunch included. 10 a.m.:  Plunge Kickoff/Registration; 11:15 a.m.:  Costume Contest (Two categories: Individual and Team); and Noon – PLUNGE TIME! Register or donate online Classy.org/Campaign/2020-Lake-Murray-Polar-Plunge.

EVENT DATE : February 8, 12:00PM
McGregor Presbyterian Church

In this class, participants will learn: Why eating a healthy breakfast supports people throughout the day What macronutrients are important to the body How to include macronutrients in a healthy breakfast Hands-on recipe creation

EVENT DATE : February 10, 6:30PM
City Roots Farm

Join a harvest feast in Columbia and be prepared for a family style, four-course farm-to table meal featuring seasonal ingredients from local farmers and artisans. Enjoy a welcome cocktail by Bourbon and wine pairings by Advintage. Tickets are $75 each. NOT ALLOWED:  Outside beverages, external food, dogs.

EVENT DATE : February 13, 8:30AM
Irmo Court House

This course is limited to 40 participants and costs $50 each. Course covers soils, nutrition, fertilization, pests, diseases, recognizing tree hazards and risks, site analysis, species selection, tree Installation/establishment, pruning, long-term tree care, herbicide and pesticide application basics, tree protection and nursery stock selection. One pesticide credit and 7.5 NCBLA hours are approved. Contact TreesSC, TreesGreenville or Clemson Extension.  

EVENT DATE : February 15, 2:00PM
Drayton Hall Theatre

The University of South Carolina Dance Company presents an exciting and challenging repertory of innovative contemporary choreography. Tickets range from $15 to $22. For questions, call 803.777.2551.

EVENT DATE : February 23, 3:30PM
Harbison Theatre

Join the LMSO in Irmo to celebrate Beethoven's 250th birthday with his famous Symphony No. 5 as well as the lovely Romance No. 1 for Violin. The program also includes Offenbach's thrilling Orpheus in the Underworld Overture and movements from Delibes' comic ballet, Coppelia.

EVENT DATE : February 29, 9:00AM
Riverbanks Zoo

Materials accepted in drop-off order:  Electronics, goodwill donations, paper (shredded on-site), scrap metal, tires and cooking oil. Contact Lexington County’s recycling coordinator, Traude Sander, at 803.785.3340 or tsander@lex-co.com.  

EVENT DATE : February 29, 12:00PM
The Vista

This is a free flowing event for those at least 21 years of age. Participating bars, cantinas and specials: Liberty Taproom, Carolina Ale House, Twisted Spur, Grill Marks, Vista Union, Hickory Tavern, with more still joining the event. General admission and VIP tickets available. Follow Bar Crawl USA for weekly updates on Facebook or Instagram.

EVENT DATE : February 29, 7:00PM
Saluda Shoals Park (the field)

Run, walk and jog while glowing on behalf of those enslaved in human trafficking. This event is to raise awareness and funds to support the outreach program of Lighthouse for Life. This event is on Leap Day for serious runners all the way to families with little kids in wagons and furry friends on a leash. Email 5krace@lighthouseforlife.org.