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4th of July Parade

Thank you Power Squadron for all you do for Savannah Lakes Village and the community. Though the day started out dark and rainy, it turned into a Great Day! Hope you enjoy the video, it reflects what a caring and active place we live in!  

Fourth Annual Kayak Olympics – July 29, 2015

Fourth Annual Kayak Olympics – July 29, 2015 The U.S Women’s Soccer Team are World Champions and are now preparing for the 2016 Olympics. But, you don’t have to wait that long. Our Fourth Annual Kayak Olympics will be held on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. The fun will take place next to the pavilion at Baker Creek State Park. Grab your kayak and sense of humor and prepare to have more fun […] 

Great Blue Heron Colony


Boat Parade July 4th

Boat Parade – Beach Party – Kids Games & Prizes – Kayak Rodeo – Oh My! The Thurmond Lake Sail & Power Squadron is back to host the Independence Day Celebration at Thurmond Lake near McCormick. It’s Bigger & Better…Again !! This 4th of July, on Saturday, will be the Annual Independence Day Boat Parade. Gathering at the Dorn Boating Facility at 10am, boats will pass the judges stand starting at 10:30. We then make […] 

Bird Lovers


Abbeville Flower Show



ART CLASSES & WORKSHOPS: Belinda Ramsey’s Community Threads (in Willington) Class Date: 4/8/15, One Day Workshop, Wednesday / 10:00 am to 1 pm No Fee. “Dropbox” donation encouraged Bill Updegraff’s Oil Painting (NEW!) Start Date: 4/13/2015, End Date: 5/18/2015, 6 Week Class, Monday / 9:00 – 12:00 $90 Members / $100 Non-Members Clint Scott’s Art Instruction Start Date: 4/21/2015, End Date: 5/26/2015, 6 Week Class, Tuesday / 1:00 to 3:30 $90 Members/$100 Non-Members Contact the […] 

Winter Dinner Dance

Winter Dinner/Dance tickets will be on sale tomorrow, Tuesday, January 20th at the RC from 10 am to 12 noon. This fundraiser is sponsored by the Tennis/Pickleball Committee. As in the past, the monies raised will be used in various ways around the courts. Last year we built the cabanas to provide shade during the summer. This year, we are hoping to add some very much needed seating, for the comfort of our spectators and […] 

New 789 Chevy

I thought you might enjoy looking at this  unusual Chevy.  It’s a 1957, 1958 & 1959 Chevy all into  ONE! This car was built by N2A motors and NO TWO ALIKE!    Unbelievable! The company is planning production  run of about 100 vehicles. It sits on a  Corvette C6 chassis, Front styled like a 57 Chevy, side like a 58, rear like a 59. Hence the designation “789.” Scroll down… Is this a hot looking car, […] 

Christmas Decorations

  Just thought you might get a few ideas for decorations for the holiday. We always have our decorations up for Thanksgiving giving us the opportunity to enjoy them throughout the season.    

Holiday Activities

Holiday Activities in McCormick Mark your calendar a plan to enjoy with the whole family! Volunteers are always appreciated. Festival of Trees – Historic Commission December 4, 5 and 6th / 5:00 – 7:00 At the Cotton Gin & Grist Mill (available for tours) McCormick Community Chorus Concert at the SLV Recreation Center December 4 & 7th Performance at the SLV RC Tickets: $6 Holiday Art Trot December 5 / 5:00 – 8:00 “Enjoy, eat […] 

Savannah Valley Trail

 Savannah Valley Trail dedicates new Frank Clayton Trestle over Mill Creek A dream was realized out in the woods this past Saturday morning when more than 50 McCormick residents gathered to dedicate the Savannah Valley Trails Frank Clayton Trestle over the Mill Creek. “Frank would be so very excited to see this,” said Verna Clayton, Frank’s widow. “Thanks to all of you for making this possible. If Frank were here, he’d probably be doing a […]