Here and There – 7-3-13

Here and There – 7-3-13

Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market every Thursday, from 4 – 6 p.m. in front of the Library/Warehouse on Calhoun Street.  (This week it will be open July 3, Wednesday).

Edgefield Farmers Arts and Crafts Market:  On the Town Square every Sat. through first Sat. in Sept.  9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  $5 per day.  For more info call Carolyn Piekielniak @ 637-6861 or 803-507-0278.

Planning Commission Date Change:  The regular July meeting for the Edgefield County Planning Commission will be changed from July 11 to July 25.

Retirement Celebration: Edgefield County Senior Center will host a Retirement Celebration for Roberta Pugh, Thursday, July 11; Drop-In from 2-5 p.m.

Health Fair: Simmon Ridge Samaritan Baptist Association Union Missionary, Woman’s, Brotherhood, & Youth Auxiliaries are sponsoring a Health Fair on Sat. July 13, at 9 am at Springfield Baptist Church, Edgefield. Classes for Adults and Youth.  Rev. Adrian Wideman, Pastor of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church,  Greenwood will be the Keynote Speaker. For more info call Sis. Dorothy Stevens @ 864-543-2754.

Second Saturday: July 13, stop by the Farmers, Artists & Crafts Market, go on a cemetery tour, witness a reenactment, and visit artisans at their shops: Edgefield is going into the history vault each month and bringing the past to life, every 2nd Saturday.  Call Tonya Browder, Dir. Tompkins Library, for info (803-637-4010)

Pastoral Anniverary: Mine Creek Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate Pastor George Key’s 14th Anniversary, Sun., July 14, at 10 a.m. The public is invited.

Republican Party Meeting: Edgefield County Republican Party will meet at the County Council Chambers on July 16, at 7:00pm. Refreshments will be served at 6:30pm.  The public is encouraged to attend.  For more information, log onto:

Drive In Movie & Costume Contest: ECDA and Bluegrass Materials, Edgefield Quarry will sponsor The Flintstones movie at 8:30 p.m.  and costume contest at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 20.