Here and There – 5/31/12

Farmers’ and Artists’ Market: Johnston Farmers’ and Artists’ Market will be held Sat., June 2, during Peachtree 23 from 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. The regular summer season will begin Thurs., June 7, from 4-6 p.m. and each Thursday thereafter. If interested in being a vendor call 275-4097.

Kids Day:  5th Annual Kids Day for ages 14 and under sponsored by the Southern Eagles Motorcycle Club will be held June 2 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Discovery Center in Edgefield. $2 fee includes lunch and activities(face painting, bingo, games, water slide, and jump zone) Bring an adult, swim suit and towel. For more info call 637-9554, or Lillie at 275-7434 or Cynthia at 803-336-8161 or the Discovery Center at 637-1237.

Men and Women’s Day: Pleasant Lane Baptist Church will have Men and Women’s Day, Sunday, June 3, at 9:30 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. Nikita C. Wigfall. Everyone is invited to attend.

Edgefield United Methodist Vaction Bible School – At SKY Vacation Bible School everything is possible with God!  SKY is filled with amazing experiments, wild games, lip-smacking snacks, surprising adventures, and incredible music.  Join your friends age 3 through grade 5 on June 4-8 from 6-8 PM at Edgefield United Methodist Church for Sky VBS …  fun activities that help faith flow into real life.

Church Anniversary: The 127th Church Anniversary of Republican Grove Baptist Church(276 Gary Hill Road) will be Sunday, June 17, with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and Worship Service at 11 a.m. Guest minister will be Rev. Ronald McFadden of Moores AME Church.

Strom Thurmond Reunion: Attention first two graduating classes, 1962 and 1963. Hold this date on your calendar for our joint 50th High School Reunion on Saturday night, November 3, 2012 at Pine Ridge Country Club, Edgefield.  Details to follow.  For further information, contact Eleanor (Priest) Crim at (803) 275-4573 or Betsy (Rucker) Martin at (803) 480-2234 or