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December 21, 2012

Sherwood Forest Neighborhood Twelfth Night Party
The Sherwood Forest 12th Night Adult Party is scheduled for Friday, January 4th, 2013 from 6-10pm, and will be held again at the home of Regina Monteith at Bloomwood, the former home of W. Gordon Belser at 530 Kilbourne Road. We are always grateful to Regina for opening her wonderful historic home to us!

The SFNA will provide some food and beverages, but we ask that you bring whatever holiday treats you can.

Please contact Ashley Norton at 803 799-7904 or email to RSVP and to coordinate food and beverages.

This has been a great event so get a baby sitter and don't miss it!

Sherwood Forest Presbyterian Church Holiday Events
The Sherwood Forest Presbyterian Church will present the Christmas Choir Cantata at 10:30am on December 23rd, and a Candlelight Service on December 24th at 6pm.

For more information, see the Church's web site:

USC Belser Arboretum January Open House
The Belser Arboretum's monthly Open House for the general public on the third Sunday of each month from 1-4pm. The next open house will be on January 20.

For more information, see the Arboretum's web site:

Columbia Crime Online
Columbia Crime Online The Columbia Police Department has launched a several new ways for the public to stay informed about crime activity in their area. Citizens can see crime activity based in their neighborhood or the city as a whole, making it even easier to access near realtime crime information.

RAIDS Online provides near real-­time crime information provided by the Columbia Police Department. Citizens can see crime activity based in their neighborhood or the city as a whole.

Cop Logic is the Columbia Police Department's Citizen's Online Police Reporting System. Using this online citizen police report system allows you to submit a non-emergency report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.

In addition to online information, there is now MyPD, an iPhone and Android app to give citizens an additional way of connecting with CPD. The free app can be downloaded by searching for My Police Department or MyPD in the iPhone, iPad, Android Marketplace, or Amazon App store.

For more information about MyPD App, Cop Logic, or RAIDS visit

Volunteers Needed to help our neighborhood!
If you would like to contribute to our neighborhood association's success we need you to volunteer for one of our committee chair positions. We need a Membership Chair, Beautification Chair and Safety Chair. These positions are critical for our association, but the work involved is not that demanding.

Our current officers and committee chair persons are listed at

SFNA has several openings for block captains and co-captains. Block captains are the backbone of our organization, so please consider volunteering. For a map of our zones and current block captains, see

Anyone who is interested in serving in one of these positions please contact Ed Tilden, at or by phone at 530-2436.

Sherwood Forest Neighborhood Association Facebook Page
The Sherwood Forest Neighborhood Association has set up a Facebook page as another way of sharing news about the neighborhood and adding to our sense of community. For some reason, we only have 48 Facebook people who like us! So log on to Facebook and 'like' SFNA at

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