Go Columbia: On the horizon, May 25

05/25/2014 12:02 AM

05/25/2014 12:03 AM


Double time!

GUIDED TRAIL RUN: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sesquicentennial State Park, 9564 Two Notch Road. The ranger-led 3.5-mile runs are for runners who are interested in trail running but may be unfamiliar with the park’s trails. Meet at the Mountain Bike Trailhead and bring water. Free with park admission – $2; age 15 and younger free (must be accompanied by an adult); discounted admission of $1.25 to S.C. residents age 65 or older or disabled and to active duty S.C. National Guard. Pre-registration required; deadline is Monday. (803) 788-2706 or email sesqui@scprt.com


That’s the way the money goes

PERSONAL FINANCE WORKSHOP: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Lourie Center, 1650 Park Circle (Maxcy Gregg Park). “Investing 101 – Building the Basics with Investments,” Ed Falco, financial adviser with Edward Jones, will discuss the key features of bonds, stocks and mutual funds, the importance of asset allocation and the impact of inflation on long term goals. (803) 779-1971; http://louriecentersc.com


This is the last one

HAPPY HOUR HISTORY TOUR: 5:30-7 p.m. Friday. Historic Columbia guided tour meets in the Publix parking lot on Gervais Street, exploring the history of the Congaree Vista, a residential, light industrial, mercantile and transportation district. $25; Historic Columbia members, $20 (includes cocktails at Saki Tumi and appetizers along the way). Reserve a spot by calling (803) 252-1770, ext. 23; emailing reservations@historiccolumbia.org or at http://historiccolumbia.org

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