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Learning to fly – like a butterfly

Butterflies take over Eddie the World's Largest Boy

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO)–If you have been to EdVenture Children’s Museum in the last several weeks, you may have noticed that Eddie, known as The World’s Largest Boy, has been surrounded by about 2,000 butterflies.  Butterflies made by students at the Governor’s School of the Arts, as part of the lead up to the Blooming Butterflies exhibit opening May 13th. The…

It’s ok to look AND touch with Touch a Truck

Tyler Ryan learns about the Junior League's annual favorite hands on event

Tyler Ryan learns about Touch-A-TruckWEST COLUMBIA SC (WOLO)–The Junior League of Columbia is again this year, hosting one of the favorite fund raisers of the year, Touch-A-Truck.  According to the T-A-T Co-Chair Kathryn Dinkins, money raised during the annual event goes directly to the Junior Leagues mission of helping children’s charities. Touch-A-Truck 2017 is planned for Saturday at the State…

Get Motivated to Give Back During National Volunteer Week

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The S.C. State Service Commission is encouraging residents to give back this week in celebration of National Volunteer Week. In 2015, more than 62 million Americans volunteered almost eight billion hours, contributing an estimated $184 billion dollars to our nation’s economy, the Corporation for National and Community Service reports. National Volunteer Week was created to celebrate…