March 2021

Attention Denmark-Olar High School Students

Based on Merit & scholarship Criteria: 

  1. Graduating high school student, who will attend college
  2. No restrictions on field of study
  3. 3.0 GPA or better
  4. Letter of reference from a Denmark-Olar Staff member, church member, or member of the community that highlights your extracurricular activities and service for others.

For Consideration:

  • 2-3 minute video


  • What being a Denmark-Olar Viking means to you
  • Colleges you would like o attend or (top 3 choices)
  • Which area of study you will be studying
  • What activities you’d like to be involved in on campus, and a
  • Description of your dream job.

Be creative!

Date:  Deadline for submission:  March 26, 2021



  • All videos submitted for consideration will be subject to public viewing.
  • Submissions consent the usage of footage for scholarship promotions.

The show American Pickers on the History Channel is planning on returning to South Carolina this March 2021!  Mike and Frank are looking for large, rare collections & things they have never seen before.

  • Contact: or leave a Voicemail at 1-855-old-rust or on Facebook: @GotAPick
  • Please let them know
    1. Your Name, Town & State
    2. Phone Number
    3. Where your collection is located
    4. A description of your items

Date:  Friday, March 29, 2021

This is to inform/remind parents and students that Bamberg District One will return to 5 days a week face-to-face instruction model the week of March 29th.  All students currently attending face-to-face will be expected to report to school on Friday’s beginning Friday, April 2nd and every Friday thereafter.  This change will not affect students currently attending virtually

Contact:  Please contact your child’s school administrator with any questions.

Join us as we hold a community Easter Egg Hunt!  Collect eggs for toys and candy.  Participants who find golden eggs will receive money, donated by Denmark Cares.  There will also be refreshments and games.  Activities include an Egg Race, Easter Trivia, Coloring, and Pin the Tail on the Easter Bunny.

Date:  Saturday, March 27, 2021

Time:  12:00 p.m.

Location:  Roadside Park, Denmark, SC

Event Organized by:  Denmark Youth Leadership Council       

Date:  Saturday, March 27, 2021

Time:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (will be open on Saturdays through the fall)

Location:  On the Railroad Berm in front of Piggly Wiggly, Heritage Hwy. in Bamberg


Bamberg County is excited to welcome S.C. State University 1890 Research and Extension to the county with their new Research and Demonstration Farm.  S.C. State University 1890 Research & Extension cordially invites you to a

ribbon-cutting and groundbreaking ceremony of their new 1890 Research and Demonstration Farm on:

Date:  Friday, March 26, 2021 (RSVP by Monday, March 22 to ( Limited RSVPS are available.

Time:  11:00 a.m.

Location:  1678 Alligator Road in Olar, SC


Watch the ceremony LIVE via Facebook and YouTube: or

Movie Title:  A Question of FAITH    

Free to all ladies! Bring a friend!

Date:  Friday, March 26, 2021

Time:  7:00 p.m.

Location:  On Cornerstone Bamberg Campus

Contacts:  Barbara Sharpe, (803) 707-8923

Schedule your appointment to receive the Moderna Vaccine at Voorhees College.

Date:  Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location:  Voorhees College Gym, Denmark, SC

Contact:  LaShandra Morgan. Call for an appointment at 843-327-6685

Are you going to the Prom?  Shop Her Closet Outreach Community Center will be provide a FREE Prom Dress.  Any student can receive the dress of their choice from any school or any county.  You will be able to choose from 500 new and barley worn gorgeous dresses.

Date:  Monday, March 15, 2021

Time:  5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.

Location:  Shop Her Closet Outreach Community Center, 3722 Main Highway, Bamberg, SC

Contact:  Joy Haynes

Date: Friday, March 12, 2021 (Register by March 8 / Price is free)

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


  • Denmark Technical College in the Essie Moore Campbell, and 
  • Clarence V. Lebby, Jr. Learning Resources and Technology Center. Solomon Blatt Boulevard. Denmark, SC 29042


Phase 1b of the vaccine distribution is beginning March 8. You must schedule your appointment prior to arrival. If available, please bring a valid ID and Insurance Card.

Learn about the SC vaccination distribution schedule here:

Date: Friday, March 5 – March 7, 2021


  • Living History Day for schoolchildren to tour is Friday, March 5th, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
    • Camps are open Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and
    • Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Battle reenactments are 2:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, March 6thand March 7th

One-day admission:

  • Ages 5 and under: free
  • Ages 6 – 17: $3.00
  • Ages 18 and over: $10.00

Armbands will be given out at the gate or RV Park. There will be a charge for admission whether camping or not. Parking is free.

Location: 1685 Broxton Bridge Road, Ehrhardt, SC 29081

Contacts: 800-437-4868 or 803-267-3882

Sponsor: Salt-Ketchers Chapter #6 Order of Confederate Rose, a 501 (c) 3, non-profit organization.

For more information, visit:

Date:  March 6, 2021 (Rain Date March 13, 2021)

Time:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location:  On the Railroad Berm in front of Piggly Wiggly, Heritage Hwy. in Bamberg

Open to Artisans, Crafters, and Food Vendors


Attention!!!! Seniors – 60 & Over

Pre-register to meet with an attorney to prepare your:

  • Last Will and Testament
  • Living Will
  • Durable Power of Attorney
  • Health Care Power of Attorney

Location: Orangeburg County Council on Aging
2570 St. Matthews Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118

Date: Thursday, March 4, 2021

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Brandt Building
398 Barnwell Highway, Allendale, SC 29810

Date: Thursday, March 11, 2021

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

April 2021

Contact: Email Jerry Bell at, or text him at:  (803) 300-1972 to register.

Boat & Gear Rental: Cope Kayak Company, (803) 614-9836.

  • Shuttle service will be provided for monthly Chamber River Trips
  • Donations accepted, $10.00 is recommended

2021 Edisto Fork River Trips beginning April 17



Calling all Low-Country Business Owners!

$25.00 Deposit must be paid by April 2, 2021

Date:  Saturday, April 10, 2021

Time:  12:00 – 6:00 p.m. (Set Up:  10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)

Location:  153 Dove Drive, Denmark, SC 29042         

Sponsored by:  Adrian Smalls and Tionne Jamison

Shop for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Graduation & more!     

Shop local and support small business

Date:  Saturday, April 10, 2021

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location:  12930 Broxton Bridge Road, Ehrhardt, SC 29081            

Contact:  Ehrhardt Pharmacy, (803) 267-2121

Food Vendors include: Mr. Jesse’s, Tracy’s Elephant Ears, Pelican’s Sno-balls of Orangeburg, Brittany Ann’s Bakery, and Cutesy Cupcake Company

Other vendors include: Wanda’s Whimsey’s, Divine Design, Sothern Sisters Creations, Black Shadow-Iron Works, Plunder Jewelry & LA Styles, Color Street Nails with Savannah, Brenda’s Jewels & Gems along with Paparazzi Jewelry, Lisa’ Limelife, Tidal Creek Treasures, Soaps by Chassereau, Sister Mary’s & Brother Khalif’s, JAPS Alterations & Sewing by Edrie, Pampered Chef with Wanda, Wild Mahala, May’s Sewing Basket, Southern Belle Closet & Proverbs 31, Shug Tees and Moore, Nancy Crosby’s Creations, Nona’s Wreaths, Twig, POUND with Arlene, Foodshare, KM’s Creations, Southern Hope & Grace (SHAG) Designs, Terri’ Designs in Glass, Lazy Dog Acres, Scentsy with Tansi, Ella’s Miracle Cremes & Canned Goods, Creative Crafts, Ruby Ribbon, and Sweet Mary’s