Leroy Springs & Co. President & CEO Timothy W. Patterson to Retire After Nearly Two Decades

By cstovcsik | May 28, 2021

Tenure Leaves a Lasting Legacy of Preserving Access to Recreation & Education Fort Mill based Leroy Springs & Company, Inc. announced this week the upcoming retirement of President and CEO Timothy W. Patterson from the non-profit organization which owns and operates the Anne Springs Close Greenway, Springs Golf, FLYERS Afterschool and Springmaid Mountain Resort (Spruce…

Greenway Releases Summer Recreation Guide

By cstovcsik | May 11, 2021

With summer just around the corner, the Anne Springs Close Greenway has released its new Summer 2021 Recreation Guide. The guide is a comprehensive look at all the Greenway has to offer including information about upcoming events and programs, how to volunteer or donate and how to become a member. The Summer 2021 Recreation Guide…

Anne Springs Close Greenway Summer Concert Series Returns to Comporium Amphitheater Every Thursday May through July at the Greenway’s Dairy Barn Entrance

By kseabrook | May 5, 2021

May 4, 2021 – Fort Mill, SC: The Anne Springs Close Greenway recently announced that the popular Greenway Summer Concert Series would return for the 2021 season, beginning a month earlier than in previous years and running through July. Held every Thursday beginning at 6:00pm, the eight annual concert series will resume after a hiatus…

2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year to speak at Greenway event on May 15

By cstovcsik | May 3, 2021

Jennifer Pharr Davis,  2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year, visits the Anne Springs Close Greenway on May 15th at 6:15pm for an evening of inspiration and encouragement as she discusses hiking the Appalachian Trail in a record-setting 46 days, becoming the first and only woman to hold this title. Jennifer has covered more than…

Greenway Receives $8,500 to Fund Afterschool on the Greenway

By kseabrook | April 30, 2021

The Anne Springs Close Greenway has secured a grant from Duke Energy Foundation for $8,500 in support of the Afterschool on the Greenway program, which includes homework help and tutoring support. Founded in 2018, Afterschool on the Greenway was born out of FLYERS Afterschool, which offers K-5 afterschool programming in each of Fort Mill’s 11…

Local Clean-Up Efforts Collect Almost a Ton of Trash

By cstovcsik | April 24, 2021

During the Anne Springs Close Greenway’s Earth Day Celebration weekend, a team of 141 volunteers hit the streets ready to collect trash around Fort Mill and along Steele Creek in an effort to mitigate land and water pollution. The stream clean and litter patrol event was a collaboration between the Town of Fort Mill Stormwater…

Anne Springs Close Greenway Celebrates Fifth Annual “Love the Greenway Month” this April with Return of Signature Programming and Events

By cstovcsik | March 30, 2021

Celebrate April is Love the Greenway Month and the culmination of the 25th anniversary of the Anne Springs Close Greenway including a full line up of programs and activities  Text “Greenway” to 515-55 for updates throughout the month Fort Mill, SC, March 24, 2021 – The Anne Springs Close Greenway will celebrate its fifth annual…

Get Your Selfie Outside This April

By ebowers | March 25, 2021

How much time can you spend outside this April? What can you do to spend more time OUTSIDE than IN? In the final weeks of our $25 for 25 Years campaign, we are challenging our community to Get Your Selfie Outside®, while also raising important funds for our anniversary campaign. With your help, we hope…

Top 10 Habits to Make Your Anne Springs Close Greenway Experience Great!

By cstovcsik | March 10, 2021

Spring is just around the corner!  Longer days and warmer temperatures mean plenty of hours to spend getting outside and taking in all nature has to offer.  The Greenway has seen tremendous growth in the last year; and we want to make sure all of our members and guests have a great time while on…

Greenway Names Adventure Center in Honor of Partnership with Hampton Wildlife Fund

By ebowers | January 22, 2021

Naming Recognizes the Statewide Non-Profit for its $300,000 commitment to Greenway Operations, Facility Upgrades and Endowment The Anne Springs Close Greenway Adventure Center is the latest facility within the local nature preserve to receive a new name. The Greenway recently installed signage signaling a name change at the Greenway’s epicenter for children’s programming and summer…