Go Columbia: On the horizon, June 2

June 1, 2014 

>>> OUTDOORS

Strolling the Sandhills Trail

NATIONAL TRAILS DAY HIKE: 9 a.m. Saturday at Sesquicentennial State Park, 9564 Two Notch Road. Guided 2-mile walk on the newly resurfaced Sandhills Trail. Participants should meet at the park office and are encouraged to dress appropriately for being outdoors and bring insect repellent, sunscreen and water. Free with park admission, which is $2; age 15 and younger, free; $1.25 for S.C. residents 65 or older or disabled and to members of the S.C. National Guard. Registration deadline is Thursday. Call (803) 788-2706 or email sesqui@scprt.com

>>> SEMINARS

What a vet should get

VETERANS SEMINAR: 10 a.m. Saturday at the Bethlehem Baptist Conference and Event Center, 1218 Lyon St. The Fort Jackson National Cemetery staff will present a video seminar on veterans’ and their families’ benefits. A continental breakfast will be provided. (803) 254-5651

>>> COMMUNITY

It’ll be fun!

FREE COMMUNITY CARNIVAL AND BBQ: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Virginia College, Columbia campus, 7201 Two Notch Road. Event will include games, bounce house, face painting, hot dogs and pulled pork sandwiches. (803) 509-7178

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