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    Annual Spring Home and Garden Show showcases local Aiken companies | Home and Garden

    The Aiken Standard’s annual Spring Home and Garden Show is back this year after a one-year hiatus. The annual show allows all kinds of local vendors to showcase their products and services. The 2020 edition of the show was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s two-day event will be held at the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center, 1700 Whiskey Road, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 16, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 17. Entrance to the show is free; however, “the Aiken Standard is requesting a $1 entry donation to go to Child Advocacy Center,” said Melinda Caldwell, advertising and events specialist for…

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    Timed tickets, other safety protocols in place for annual event

    The Dispatch Spring Home & Garden Show is planned as a retail experience this year, with a focus on health and safety while supporting local businesses.    “The Home & Garden Show will operate this year like retail stores that are operating safely for consumers – such as hardware stores, Lowe’s, Home Depot, Target and others,” said Stephen Zonars, Home & Garden Show general manager.   The event, presented by Ohio Mulch, will be held March 6-14 at the Ohio Expo Center Bricker building, 717 E. 17th Ave. Parking is available at the new entrance on 11th Avenue. Guests cannot enter the parking lot from 17th Avenue. Visitors must follow social-distance guidelines while at the show, and other…

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    Annual home and garden expo going virtual | Entertainment

    Wilson Bank & Trust’s annual Southern Home & Garden Expo will be a virtual and interactive event this year. It will be Feb. 17-19 and will feature local businesses specializing in home improvement, interactive videos, prize giveaways and financial assistance for home improvement projects. With Daphne DeLoren, Middle Tennessee life coach and host of A Drop of Sunshine podcast serving as the host, the event will focus on creating a comfortable home to promote the health and well-being of Middle Tennesseans. “Now, more than ever, people are in need of a comfortable space to call home, and we are delighted to bring this event to the community with a virtual…

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