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Mims Community Center — Willington, South Carolina


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Mims Community Center

The Mims Community Center serves the residents of Willington in McCormick County. Constructed around 1907 as a two-story frame school used by local white students, the building was reduced to one story in the mid 1930s by the Works Progress Administration after a nearby school suffered a deadly fire.

Mims Community Center

James (Jim) Jenkins of Chesterfield, 2014 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

The Willington School, as it was known, was built with funds raised within the community. In 1994 the former school was converted to a community center and also houses an after-school program.

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Address: 2458 South Carolina Highway 81, McCormick, SC 29835
GPS Coordinates: 33.973475,-82.471387

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