Local Living: Final “Concert of Classics” being held Thursday, Columbia Parks and Rec. hosting teen night Friday and more!

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The fourth and final “Concert of Classics” from the South Carolina Philharmonic will be held this week. The hour-long concert series will take place Thursday, June 24 at 6 p.m. The concert will be held on the grounds of Hampton-Preston Mansion and Gardens. Tickets start at $50 per person, and you can buy yours at historiccolumbia.org.

The Columbia Parks and Recreation Department is hosting six free teen nights over the next few months! Prime Time in the Parks begins next Friday, June 11 from 7-10 p.m. Organizers say the free event provides a fun and safe environment for all teens between the ages 13-17.

The city says Prime Time in the Parks events will take place on the following dates:

  • June 11: Teen Summer Kick-off Pool Party at the Greenview Aquatics Center (6700 David Street).
  • June 25: Teen Glow Party at Lorick Park (1600 Lorick Avenue).
  • July 9: Community Event: Movie Night at the Park, Woodland Park (6500 Olde Knight Parkway).
  • July 23: Badges & Parks Basketball Alliance game with the Columbia Police Department at Pinehurst Park (2300 Pinehurst Road).
  • August 6: End of Summer Pool Party at Maxcy Gregg Pool (1655 Park Circle).
  • August 13: Community Event: Movie Night at the Park, Lorick Park Baseball Field (1600 Lorick Avenue).

Fairfield County is having a community drug take back day this month. On Saturday, June 26, you and the family can visit the Rufus Belton Park in Ridgeway from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for some bounce houses, face painting, raffles and more! Adults ages 18 and older are asked to bring their unused, unwanted or expired medication and have a chance to win a $50 gift card. The event is located at 5087 Park Road.

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