Cancelled: July 9 Planning Commission Meeting has been cancelled.
Farmer’s Market: Edgefield Farmers Market is open on the square on Saturdays from 9 to 1. For more info call Carolyn at 803-507-00278.
Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market : Thursdays from 4 – 6 p.m. on Calhoun Street, with fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, artwork, locally made crafts, and plants. For more information contact Donna Livingston at 803-275-0010 or Anne Smith at 803-275-4097.
Library News : Every Saturday in July the Library will be having a “Bring Your Own Bag (Recyclable or Plastic) & Fill It Up with our Friends of the Library Book Sale Books for Just $5.00.
Revival: Edgefield Church of God would like to invite everyone to a Holy Ghost Revival Sunday, July 12, at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Monday through Wednesday, July 13-15 at 6:30 nightly.
Awareness Fair: The Simmon Ridge Samaritan Baptist Association will hold a Community Awareness Fair on Saturday, July 11, at 9:30 AM at Brewer Community Center, Greenwood. Registration will begin at 9:15 AM. The guest speaker will be Rev. Eric Morton. Topics of discussion: Law Enforcement/Stroke/Bullying/Basic First Aid for Ushers.
Men’s Day: Antioch Baptist Church, Rev. R.C. Oglesby, Pastor, Hwy 178, Saluda, Men’s Day Program Guest speaker will be Minister Jeremy Grimes of Carey Hill Baptist Church on July 12, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. Please come hear the anointed word of God!
ECDA Meeting: ECDA will meet Tuesday, July 14, at 8:30 a.m. in Edgefield Town Hall.
Free Workshops: Edgefield/SC Works Center, 400 Church St, Rm. 306, Tuesday, July 14, 10:00 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “One Minute Commercial”; 11:00 AM “Application Skills and Tips; 1:30 PM “Resume Construction”; 3:00 PM “Resume Clinic/Career Ready 101”; Thursday, July 16th, 2:00 PM “Let WorkKeys Work for You” For further information telephone 637-4029.
Motivational Speaker: Bring your youth to hear Scott Goyette, author and international motivational speaker with “Success through Mindful Living” at W.E. Parker Elementary Library,Tuesday, July 14, from 6-7 p.m. with a reception at 5 p.m. For more info call Michelle Simpkins at 637-4020. (sponsored by SHARE of W.E. Parker and Merriwether Elem. Schools)
Edgefield Cruise-In:on the square, Sat., July 18, 4 to 7 p.m., rain or shine. People with classic cars, trucks or motorcycles are invited to park on the square. Spectators are invited but asked to park outside the square. It is a free event. WKSXwill be broadcasting live playing Oldies. For more information call 803-637-4600.
Bible School: Johnston First Baptist Church will be having a one day Vacation Bible School on Saturday, July 18 from 10AM -5:00PM, ages 3-5th grade. Our theme is: “Camp Kilimanjaro-An Epic Expedition Though Proverbs”. We will have special Bible time, games, music and crafts! Lunch and snacks will be provided. We will have a commencement cookout supper for the children and their families at 5:00PM. For more info please the church office @ 275-4954. Hope to see you there!
Anniversary: Pine Pleasant Baptist Church, 457 Pine Pleasant Church Road, Saluda, 184th Anniversary will be held Sunday, July 19, at 11a.m. Special guest speaker will be Rev. Johnson Dorn who ministers at Hope Chapel in Saluda. There will be special singing by southern gospel artist Oasis from Newberry. A covered dish lunch will follow the service. For more information call Pastor Burton Campbell at (864)980-7768. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Revival: Trinity Community Church, 403 Mims St., Edgefield will have their July Revival July 20, with Pastor Mary William from Cayce; July 21 with Bishop James from Augusta, Ga. and July 22, with Pastor Wilson of Ridgeway; 7 p.m. nightly. Everyone is invited. Pastor Eddie J. Woods
Youth Explosion: Women in Unity will sponsor their annual Youth Explosion Saturday, July 25,from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Edgefield Soccer Field, 696 Mims Street. for children 17 and under with free lunch. Bring swimwear. There will be food, fun games, entertainment, and a school supply giveaway. For more info call 637-2010, 480-2862, or 706-726-0039.
Revival: Mine Creek Missionary Baptist Church will hold their Annual Summer Revival Services July 27-July 30, at 7:30p.m. On Sunday, services will begin at 11a.m. with Rev. Carlton Whidby, of the Cornerstone Community Baptist Church, Roxboro, NC as the guest preacher. Revivalists for the week are Rev. Lonnie Jones (Monday), Rev. Calvin Robinson (Tuesday), Rev. Felton Price (Wednesday) and Rev. Leroy Robertson (Thursday).
Job Fair: Edgefield County Council is sponsoring a Job Fair to be held Wednesday, July 29, from 10AM until 2PM. in the Strom Thurmond High School Cafeteria at 1131 Columbia Road. There is no cost for employers who are currently hiring or who plan to hire workers by October 2015. For more information call 864-941-8050 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.