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Connecting Our Community

The Fort Lawn Community Center offers opportunities for personal enrichment and community connection. Come to learn, get healthy, and have fun!

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Senior Meal Program

Are you 55 or older?  Join us Monday-Friday (with the exception of holidays) at 11:30am for a healthy meal, good conversation, and activities.  Meals are $2.50/person/day.  You must notify the Community Center by 10am if you wish to have lunch that day.


Fort Lawn Community Center provides rental spaces for the public for events, including our 800 plus square foot auditorium, and the combined kitchen and social/dining area.  More information is available on our Rentals page.


Join in the fun and excitement of Bingo the 1st3rd  Friday evening of each month!  Doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin promptly at 6. The $10.00 per person cost includes 18 games throughout the evening with three opportunities to win each game.  Refreshments will be available for sale for your enjoyment. Come on out and join the FUN and win some great prizes!  Please call 803-872-4491 for more information.

Belly Dancing

Ladies, are you ready to dance yourself into shape?  Join Kamilah for the class at FLCC on Saturday mornings from 10am-11am.  This ancient art will help build your core and energize you!  Come to class in stretchy comfortable clothes, and you will have the option to dance bare footed or in dance slippers.  Remember to bring a water bottle!

Pre-registration in not required.  4 classes are $45.


The Fort Lawn Community Center is teaming up with AARP to offer the AARP Safe Driving Course on two different dates: May 26th from 1pm -5pm and June 25th from 9am-1pm. The classes are open to drivers of all ages and can reduce your insurance rate. The cost is $15 for AARP and $20 for non-members. Pre-registration is not required.


Free WorkKeys preparation and testing is offered on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings from 6pm-8pm in the Fort Lawn Community Center’s computer lab. With thanks to Duke Energy Foundation and the J. Marion Sims Foundation, all tests are provided free of charge. Pre-registration is not required. Contact (803) 872-4491 for more information.

Adult Education / GED 

Adult Education and GED prep classes are offered on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9am-1pm.These free classes will help you move forward with your goal of earning your GED.  Pre-registration is not required.

Senior’s Computer Classes

Free Senior’s Computer Classes are offered on Wednesday mornings from 10am-11:15.This class is open to computer novices and folks with intermediate computer skills.

Prim Rag Doll

June 4, 9am-4pm

Make an old fashioned, primitive rag doll using tea dyed muslin. We will add yarn, hair, and clothes.

Beginner friendly.

Cost $30/person

 Machine Applique for Beginners

June 7, 14 6pm-8pm

Learn the basics of machine applique using fusible products. We will make a cheerful applique wall hanging.

Cost $ 25/person

Quilted Handbag

June 18, 9am-4pm

Make a beautiful handbag from your choice of fabrics. Beginner friendly.

Cost $30/person

 Machine Applique

June 14th from 6pm-8pm

Terry Harich will provide a machine applique class for beginners. Kits will be provided by the instructor and are included in the cost of $25. Call 803-872-4491 or 803-577-1724 to preregister for this class.

Veterans Support Group

The Veterans Support Group, which is open to all military veterans, meets at 7pm the 1st Tuesday of each mouth. Join Lynda Burke and Jimmy Gladden for this informative and supportive group.


Information regarding Computer Classes is available here.