Sherwood Forest Neighborhood Association Crier June 1, 2018
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June 1, 2018

Primaries for both parties will be held on June 12.

Contested offices include Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Superintendent of Education, Comptroller General, Commissioner of Agriculture, Treasurer, 5th Circuit solicitor, and House of Representatives District 75.

The General Election will be held on November 6, 2018

Sherwood Forest is divided between two voting districts: Precinct Ward 14 and Precinct Ward 17.

Ward 14 includes the south side of Duncan Street to Kalmia, the west side of Kalmia south to Mimosa, and the south side of Mimosa to Beltline.
SC Senate District 20
Polling Precinct Ward 14 – Polling Location – Sims Park, 3500 Duncan Street

Ward 17 includes the north side of Duncan to Kalmia, the east side of Kalmia to Mimosa, the north side of Mimosa to Beltline.
SC Senate District 21
Polling Precinct Ward 17 – Polling Location – Brennen Elementary School, 4438 Devereaux Road

Political districts common to both: US Congressional District 2, SC House District 75, Richland County Council District 6, School District 13, City Council District 3

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USC Belser Arboretum Open House
Sunday, June 17, 1-4pm
The public is invited to an open house at the W. Gordon Belser Arboretum. The open house program is held the third Sunday of every month, and features a variety of learning elements in these events.

Contact Gail Wojtowicz at 618 402-8736 or by email or see USC's Department of Biological Sciences W. Gordon Belser Arboretum web page for more information.

SFNA General Meeting
Tuesday, August 14, 6:30pm-8pm
The next general meeting of the Sherwood Forest Neighborhood Association is scheduled for Tuesday, August 14 from 6:30pm-8pm at the Sherwood Forest Presbyterian Church on the corner of Wilmot Avenue and Beltline Boulevard. Join us at 6pm to meet and greet your neighbors!

Hayward Harvin, the mayor’s chief of staff, will speak on smart city technology (i.e. like Shotspotter gun discharge detection and sensors on garbage/recycling bins), economic development around town, how the mayor’s involvement with the US Council of Mayors helps the city, and other topics of current interest for the city.

If you have any questions or concerns, or ideas for speakers, please let us know!

SFNA Adopt-A-Highway Clean Up
Saturday, August 25, 9:30-11am
Volunteers are invited to participate in the cleanup which is part of the Keep The Midlands Beautiful Adopt-A-Highway program. We will meet at the Piggly Wiggly parking lot. We will work from Devine to Rosewood on Kilbourne, then east to Beltline, and finishing at Sherwood Forest Church. Volunteers should wear closed toed shoes and bring their own gloves.

Please contact Dave Nelson at 803 447-4793 or for information or any questions.

Crier emails
We are making an effort to send out these informational emails around the first of every month to keep neighbors up do date on neighborhood events, and other events and information of interest. It's cheaper and better for the environment not to print and pass out fliers! But we could all probably use the exercise!

If you have information of interest to the neighborhood, please pass it along and we may include it in a future Crier.

Tell your friends and neighbors to subscribe. No membership required, but of course we would like everybody to join! New neighbor? Let us know and we'll send out the welcome wagon.

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