Projects & Programs

Girls on the Run season starting

The Girls on the Run season starts February 4th for all teams in Lexington County.  Do you know a girl who wants to participate in GOTR but doesn’t have a team at her school? Refer her to one of these locations! http://gotrcolumbia.org/ Chapin: Crooked Creek Park (Mon/Fri 3:15-4:30) Downtown: Eastminster Presbyterian Church  (Tues/Thurs 5:30-6:45) Irmo: […]

PTC Fitness Classes: Get in Shape and Have Fun!

Click here for a full schedule: Upcoming schedule through October 20th M, T, W, Th 6:30-7:30 Sat 9-10 $5 per class or $30 per month (in advance). More classes and class times coming soon! For more info: Call, email or find Poole Training Center on Facebook! Located at the Poole Training Center 1032 Sharon Church […]

October 14, 2011

Check out the great programs and events offered through the Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission: The Seven Oaks Park Produce Co-op helps participants to adopt a healthy lifestyle while supporting the local economy. You can receive a mix of fresh fruits and vegetables on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month, featuring a variety of […]

September 16, 2011

Our Friday focus this week is on the Eat Smart Move More Summer Challenge. Hundreds of students in ten Lexington School District One elementary schools participated in the Eat Smart Move More Summer Challenge to visit five walking trails and five farmer’s markets in the Lexington area. This week, students who filled in all ten […]

September 9, 2011

Today’s featured program is Fresh on the Menu. Lexington School District Two, Lexington School District One, and Lexington School District Five are all Fresh on the Menu partners. Through this program, South Carolina students and South Carolina farmers benefit when fresh local fruits and vegetables are served in school cafeterias. To learn more about Fresh […]

Featured Partner

Check out the website every Friday to learn more about one of Eat Smart Move More Lexington’s valuable partners!

September 2, 2011

 The Lexington Greenways Alliance (A program of Community Open Land Trust) The mission of The Lexington Greenways Alliance is to “Create greenway corridors and trails throughout Lexington County, encourage healthier lifestyles; providing transportation options to surrounding destinations and offering opportunities for environmental conservation and education”. LGA aims to build an integrated system of trails and […]

Dam Run Collaboration

As a new coalition, we have several projects in the works as more and more entities join us. At present, we are collaborating with Lexington School district 5 to put on the Dam Run across the Lake Murray Dam. This will be held in March 2011 and promises to be the start of an annual […]