Category 'Events'


ArtFields Says Thank You!

Join the ArtFields Team on Thursday, August 15, 2013 as they say “Thank You” for supporting ArtFields 2013 and to kick-off ArtFields 2014!!!  


Teach for America Visits ArtFields Gallery

A team of Teach for America teachers, led by Josh Bell, visited the ArtFields Gallery and Lake City on June 5, 2013.  Dr. Sharon Moore Askins and Carlie Lynch from the ArtFields staff shared the 2013 ArtFields story and tips for getting involved in small rural communities in South Carolina.


Rustic Pathways Group Visits the ArtFields Gallery

  A group of young women from states across the United States and London, England visited the ArtFields Gallery on July 1st. This group is participating in a literacy enhancement program at Lake City Elementary School in Florence County School District Three in Lake City, SC. Best wishes to this outstanding group of leaders as […]


ArtFields on Instagram!

We are documenting the revitalization of Lake City and the creation of ArtFields on Instagram! Follow us ( or @artfieldssc) and use the hashtag #artfields to show us your entry!


New Lake City Website Launches

The official website for the town of Lake City, South Carolina has just received a fresh, new look and includes several new features! Designed for visitors and residents, the site contains background on the history and culture of our historic town. In addition to the past, the site also shares Lake City’s vision for the […]


Our History

The Lake City area was originally part of Williamsburg Township, which was settled first by Scotch-Irish settlers in 1734. Around 1750, people began to settle along a trail leading from Kingstree to Cheraw in the northern part of the township in what is today the Lake City area. A road later built from Georgetown to […]