Here and There – 10-31-13

Here and There – 10-31-13

Trick or Treat: In the Town of Edgefield, Thursday, Oct. 31, from 6-8:30 p.m. The Police Dept. will be on patrol. Please, 12 and under only for costumes and Trick or Treat.

Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market every Thursday, from 4 – 6 p.m. in front of the Library/Warehouse on Calhoun Street.

Edgefield Farmers Arts and Crafts Market:  On the Town Square every Sat. 9:00 a.m.-1:00.For more info call Carolyn Piekielniak @ 637-6861 or 803-507-0278.

ANUF Festival: Agape-N-Unity Fall Festival, Nov. 2,from 10-3 at New & Living Way Church, 3315 Hwy. 19, Trenton; games, voter registration, food, bingo, health fair, softball, entertainment, for more info call 803-640-5501 or 480-1412 or 803-634-2906.

First Annual Trunk or Treat: Oct. 31, 3 Pecan Park (off Hwy 23 across from BiLo); 6:30pm-8:30 pm; Free to the public; no gory or scary costumes, please. Registration form necessary and prize for best decorated vehicle. Sponsored by Women in Unity. To donate or for info, call 803-637-2010.

Democratic Party Training: The Edgefield County Democratic Party will hold a training session conducted by Mr. Willie Bright on Nov. 2, at 8:30 a.m. at the Community Center on Macedonia Street. All interested persons are urged to attend. For more info call Mr. Bright at 275-8000.

Red Oak Grove Baptist church: will hold their annual Fall Festival on November 2, from 2 to 5 p.m.  Food, fun and fellowship.  Come join us.

Pastor Anniversary: Freedom Temple Church of God will celebrate their Pastor Hodges Bush’s Anniversary on Nov. 3, at 3 p.m. with guest minister Ronald McFadden. The public is invited.

ECCHO Unity Fellowship: Sunday, Nov. 3, at 6 p.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 3300 Martintown Road, Edgefield. Rev Rodney Edmond, pastor and speaker, and special music. For more info call 637-6397 or 637-5357.

Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer: The Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer will be held Monday, November 4, 6 pm at the Edgefield First Baptist Church. Women throughout the United States and around the world will be uniting in prayer. We invite men and women of ALL denominations to come join us in prayer for our country and the world.

Special Called Board Meeting: Edgefield County Water & Sewer Authority will have a Special Called Board Meeting on Monday, November 4, at 5:30 p.m. 100 Waterworks Road Edgefield, to approve the Fiscal Year 2013 Audit.

Free Workshops: Edgefield/SC Works Center, 400 Church St, Rm. 306, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Let WorkKeys Work for You”; 11 AM “Job Search Lab”; 1:30 PM “Resume Construction”; 3:00 PM “Computers for Beginners”. For further info call 637-4029.

Republican Women of Edgefield County: (RWEC) will be hosting their Annual Membership Drive on November 5t 6:30 p.m. at Edgefield Town Hall.  Senator Katrina Shealy will be the featured speaker and refreshments will be served to members and guests. The public is invited.

Veterans Tribute: W. E. Parker Elementary School invites all veterans to a program, a musical tribute,  in their honor on Nov. 8, at 8:45 a.m.

Oyster Roast: Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce will hold an oyster roast, Nov. 9, at 5 p.m. in the Johnston Municipal Parking Lot. The roast will benefit Fox Creek, Strom Thurmond High, and Wardlaw Academy. Tickets are being sold at First Citizens Banks, Regions Bank, SRP Federal Credit Union, Turkey Shoppe and the Chamber.

Veterans Day Program: This year’s Veterans Day program will be hosted by Edgefield Post 6932 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in the town square on November 11,, at 3:00 p.m. There will be entertainment, singing and a chance to celebrate with our veterans.  Come join us there. In case of rain will be held at the American Legion Hut. * Veterans should meet 15 min. ahead of time in front of Wells Fargo Bank.

Shopping Trip: Macedonia Baptist Church in Edgefield is sponsoring a shopping trip to Charleston on Nov. 30. All seats are $30. Bus     will leave Piedmont Tech at 6 a.m. For more info contact Wallatte Phillips at 637-5989. Money is due by Nov. 1.

Class Dance: STHS Class of 77 presents Flash Back to the 70’s, Friday, Dec. 13, at 9 p.m. Cost is $10 per person, no money taken at the door. Prize for the best 70’s outfit. To purchase tickets and for more info call 803-275-6167, or  803-275-7862 or 706-373-4031.

Holy Land Tour: Travel to the Holy Land with Dr. Paul Noe, pastor of Sweetwater Baptist Church, April 3-12, 2014. Call 803-257-2017 for a brochure.

Pecan Sales: Festively wrapped chocolate covered, cinnamon glazed and glazed pecans will be available this year by the American Legion Post 30.  Same price as last year.  For advance ordering while supplies last call Bill or Jane Doolittle at 637-3722 or see an American Legionnaire.  Don’t miss out!

The 40th Annual Edgefield Christmas Parade will be Sunday, December 8,  at 4:00 p.m.  There will be snow!  Entry forms are available at Edgefield, Johnston and Trenton Town Hall and  For more information call Calvin Henderson at 803 – 480 – 1255 or Edgefield Town Hall at 803 – 637 – 4014.