Here & There – 1–17–13

Martin Luther King Day: Simmon Ridge Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. day with a program, Monday, Jan. 21 at noon with Rev. John C. Wiliams of Positive Outreach Ministries as the guest speaker. Everyone is invited to celebrate this joyous occasion (Democrats, Republicans, Independents).

Victory Celebration: Come celebrate the re-election of President Barack Obama Monday, January 21, 2013, starting at 10 a.m. at the Community Center on Macedonia Street across from Macedonia Baptist Church in Edgefield. Refreshments will be served. Watch the inauguration on widescreen T.V. For more info call 803-637-5626 or 803-637-1934.

Free Workshops: Edgefield Works Center, 400 Church St., Room 306, Edgefield, Tuesday, Jan. 22,  10:00 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Job Search After Age 40.”   11:00 AM and 3:00 PM “Job Search Lab” Designed to give individualized help with job search and using the SCWOS system; 1:30 PM “Job Search 2013” For further info call 637-4029

Steak Plate Sale: Benefits Antioch Baptist Church’s Archery Ministry.  $10.00/ticket.  Ticket necessary to claim plate.  Pick-up Sat., Jan. 26 from 11 – 2:30 in front of Heritage Hardware.  For info. or tickets, call 803-480-3744 or 910-352-4337.

Women in Unity Moving: Women in Unity will be moving and will have a two day Grand Opening Saturday, Jan. 26 from 3-5 p.m., and Sunday, January 27 from 2-5 p.m. at 3 Pecan Park in Edgefield. Everyone is invited to help celebrate the move to a larger facility.

Little Jr. Miss: Edgefield County’s Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program will sponsor the Wee, Little and Young Junior Miss pageant. Entry fee is $35.For more info call Stephanie Culver at 275-9349.