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Weekly Update City of Darlington


Teen Programs are held at 5 p.m. Mondays at the Darlington Library. 843-398-4940

Darlington County Water & Sewer Authority Board of Directors meets at 5 p.m. in the Conference Room at 1701 Harry Byrd Hwy., Darlington, on the following dates: Oct. 15, Nov. 19, and Dec. 17.

Darlington County Council members Bobby Kilgo and Joyce Thomas will hold a Town Hall at 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at the Election Commission Annex, 135 Cashua St., to discuss the courthouse, its condition, and the referendum. 



Free Exercise Classes will be held at 9 a.m. most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at the Harmon Baldwin Recreation Center, 300 Sanders St., Darlington. Info: 843-398-4030

After School Club will be held at the Darlington Library at 4 p.m. each Tuesday during the school year. 843-398-4940

Paws to Read is a literacy program where emerging and reluctant readers can create positive emotional connections with reading. Therapy Dogs International provides one-on-one reading sessions at 12:30 p.m. on the first Saturday of the month and at 3 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at the Darlington Library, 204 N. Main St.

Swing and Shag dance lessons from 8 to 10 p.m. at Darlington Elks Lodge, 836 Timmonsville Highway, Darlington. 843-393-145



Darlington Professional Women meet at noon on the third Wednesday of the month at Darlington Country Club.

Homeschool Hub will meet at 2 p.m. each Wednesday at Darlington Library, 204 N. Main St. 843-398-4940

The City of Darlington Beautification Board will meet at 5 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month with no meeting in July or December.

Karaoke from 8 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays at Darlington Elks Lodge, 836 Timmonsville Highway, Darlington. 843-393-1451



Story Time at Darlington Library, 204 N. Main St. 843-398-4940 ext 305

The Housing Authority of Darlington will close the waiting list for all Public Housing applications at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18. No applications will be accepted after this date until further notice. The Housing Choice Voucher Program waiting list remains closed at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Bingo! at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Darlington Elks Lodge, 836 Timmonsville Highway, Darlington. 843-393-1451



Darlington County Physically Handicapped Society will hold a Chicken Bog Benefit from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. October 19 at 543 Peach St., Darlington. Dine in or carry out $7 per plate. Delivery of 10+ plates. Contact: Buddy Brown at 843-616-2386 (cell) or 843-393-8524 (home), no calls after 9 p.m. please. All proceeds go toward repairs to the handicap building. Come by and look at the renovations that have been completed thus far and made possible with your help and support.



Virgil Wells Cancer Walk begins at 8 a.m. Saturday.

The City of Darlington Beautification Board and the Darlington Garden Club will hold Clean Up Darlington Day from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 20. Meet at the Chamber office, 38 Public Square, for tools, information, refreshments, and restrooms. Submit project ideas to darlingtonplanner@gmail.com. Volunteers needed! Please take pride in our community.

The Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault will hold a walk at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, on the Public Square. The event features live music from individuals and churches, information from various community service organizations, and survivors' stories and experiences shared in a supportive environment.  Info: 843-669-4600 or www.peedeecoalition.org

The Darlington Library Book Club meets the third Saturday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. Stop by the library to pick up each month's selection.

Yoga for Beginners at the first and third Saturday of the month from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at Darlington Library, 204 N. Main St.


Upcoming Events

Pumpkins in the Park: Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 2 p.m. Must register prior to the event. 843-398-4030

Scare on the Square: Trick-or-treating downtown from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25


Mark Your Calendars

5K Under the Lights: 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Darlington Raceway

Speed & Feed Car Show & BBQ Festival: 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at Darlington Raceway


To have your event listed on our websites, please email info@buildupdarlington.org or call 843-398-4000 x 103 by the week prior to your event.