Things to do and see next week in Columbia

03/08/2014 6:05 PM

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S.C. CENTER FOR THE BOOK: Book talk and signing, noon-1 p.m. Wednesday at the State Library, 1500 Senate St. Speaker will be Tom Mack, co-editor of “The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to South Carolina Writers.” Bring your lunch and enjoy learning more about South Carolina. Free.


ACES FOR ARMOR GOLF TOURNAMENT: 7:45 a.m. Thursday at Fort Jackson Golf Course. $280 for a four-member team (includes 18 holes of golf, cart fee, raffles and prizes); hole sponsorships are $500. Sponsored by In-Vest USA, proceeds from the event will be used to pay for bulletproof vests for law enforcement officers. (803) 200-6333 or (803) 447-3241

ST. PATRICK’S GREEN DAY CELEBRATION: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at Lorick Park, 1600 Lorick Ave. Carnival-style games, activities and refreshments for all ages. Free; sponsored by the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation department. (803) 545-3100 or

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