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Things To Do In Fairfield County
January 20-February 2022
Important Information

Please be aware that the Town of Winnsboro will be flushing its water system beginning on January 21. It is standard procedure to periodically flush or purge water systems in order to improve the quality of water provided over the long term. However, in the short term you may experience cloudy or discolored water. We apologize for this temporary inconvenience, but again, this is necessary to ensure an improved quality of the water over the long term.

The Ribbon Cutting for the additions to Fairfield County Council on Aging is rescheduled to January 27 at 11 AM. This is due to the anticipated bad weather. Please join us at 210 E Washington St. Winnsboro.

The Fairfield County Library has changed hours Due to Covid 19 impact on available staff. They will close on all weekdays at 6 PM. Saturdays remain 9 AM - 1PM. This will last until the end of February.

Monthly Meetings
Fairfield County Council meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. Meeting in the Council Chambers at 350 Columbia Rd. Winnsboro at 6:00 PM.

Town of Winnsboro Council meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Meeting at the Winnsboro Woman's Club Building 102 S Vanderhorst St. Winnsboro at 6:15 PM.

Town of Ridgeway Council meets the 2nd Thursday of each month. Meeting at Town Hall, 170 S Dogwood Ave. Ridgeway at 6:30 PM.

Winnsboro Lions Club
Meets at noon on the 1st Tuesday of each month at the China Buffet located in Fairfield Square shopping center on US Hwy 321 Bypass S. The club is social distancing, wearing masks when not eating and taking every precaution to stay safe. If you are interested in joining, please call Bobbie Dove at (803)718-4427.

Winnsboro Rotary
Meets at 1 PM on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Fairfield County Council on Aging 210 E Washington S. Winnsboro. If you are interested in joining, please contact Jimi Mullen at (803)712-6100.

Ongoing Events
Youth Baseball & Softball Registration is open until March 14. $20 registration fee for all leagues. All fees MUST be paid. Season is March - May. Play age is determined by age on May 1, 2022. Tentative Dates for Spring Training March 24th - 25th. Tentative date for Coaches meeting March 9th. Sponsored by Fairfield County Parks & Recreation.

Free Vaccine Available at Fairfield County Health Dept. Currently offer Moderna, Pfizer, and Pediatric Pfizer from 8:30-4pm Mon-Friday No appointment needed.
Fairfield County Health Dept. 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd. Winnsboro, SC 29180.

Meals on Wheels is in need of volunteers to help with food distribution. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Fairfield County Council on Aging at (803)635-3015.

The Fairfield County Library is open Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM; and Saturday 9 AM- 1PM. For more information, please call (803)635-4971.

The Fairfield County Library Bookmobile schedule:
If you can't get into Winnsboro to go to the mail library, perhaps you can go to the Bookmobile.
Ridgeway Town Hall 1st & 4th Thursday of month 3 - 6 PM.
Greenbrier Bethel Fire Station Hwy 269 2nd Tuesday of month 2:30 - 4:30 PM.
Willie Lee Robinson Ballfield Hwy 34 Blair 4th Monday each month 3 - 4:30 PM.
Jenkinsville Monticello Fire Station Hwy 215 Monticello 3rd Wednesday of month 3 - 4 PM.
Lake Wateree Dutchman Creek Fire Station 11 AM - Noon 3rd Monday of month.
Exceptions will be holidays or days when weather makes traveling impossible.

January Events

January 23 - Bad Kids Benefit concert for Pine Tree Playhouse. 3 - 7 PM. Tickets: $10 adults, $8 children. Fundraising event for PTP. 230 S Congress St. Winnsboro.

January 27 - Ribbon Cutting at Fairfield Council on Aging Come help us celebrate the new additions to the FCCOA buildings. 11 AM 210 E Washington St. Winnsboro.

January 26 - 29 - Turn-In Dates for Juried Art Show Dear ARTISTS … fellow and future members of FCAC (Fairfield County Arts Council) Get your art work ready for the ANYTHING goes juried art show. LARRY ELDER of Larry Elder Art Consultancy will be the juror and cash prizes will be announced at the opening reception on the first Friday in February. Artwork should not be larger than 16x20. Take in will be the dates of January 26, 27,28, 9 AM -5 PM and 29 from 9 AM-1PM. Location 121 E Washington St. Winnsboro SC Heirloom Fine Art Gallery.

January 28-Hiring Event for Zaxby's in Blythewood Zaxby's is looking for employees, full and part time. The Hiring Event will be held at 170 S Dogwood Ave. Ridgeway from 1PM - 4 PM. If you know anyone that is looking for a job, please share this with them.

January 29 - Oyster Roast Fundraiser for Fairfield County Council on Aging. 5 - 8 PM at 210 E Washington St. Live Music, chili, oysters & more. Tickets are on sale now for $35 per person and can be purchased in person, over the phone or on the FCCOA website. (803)635-3015.

February Events
February is Fairfield County Restaurant Month There will be discount cards distributed to all participating restaurants and merchants in Winnsboro and Ridgeway. These cards will have discounts at most of the restaurants when the card is shown between Feb. 1st - Feb. 28th. The cards will be available starting on Fri, Jan 28th and the list of locations will be available on our Facebook page. For more info, contact the Chamber office at 803.635.4242 or see our Facebook page.

February 4 - First Friday in Downtown Winnsboro Opening Reception for Fairfield County Arts Council Art Show. 5 PM at Heirloom Fine Art Gallery 121 E Washington St. Winnsboro.

February 5 - 1st Annual Got Heart Walk/5K Run
Fortune Springs Park Winnsboro. Start time 9 AM. $25 Early Bird Registration until Jan 1. $30 Jan 1 - Feb 4 registration. $35 Registration day of race. Packet Pick-up 12 - 7 PM at Community Fitness Center, 795 5th St. Winnsboro or 8 AM race day. Sponsored by Fairfield County Parts & Recreation. To register contact or call Lynn Tanner (803)815-2046.

February 7 - Winnsboro Lions Club Rann Forster Pancake Supper
5:30 - 7:30 PM. Please note new location at BARN EXPRESS 215 N Congress St. Winnsboro. Dine in Or Drive Thru. All tickets $7. See any Winnsboro Lion for tickets.

February 14 - St. Valentine's Day

February 21 - President's Day - National Holiday Not a holiday observed by Fairfield County and Town of Winnsboro offices.

Posted on January 20th, 2022.

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Municipal Information

Ridgeway Town Hall
Ridgeway Water Dept

170 South Dogwood Avenue
Post Office Box 24
Ridgeway, SC 29130
Town Clerk (803) 337-2213
MTTF; 8:30-4, Wed; 8:30-1:00

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