Here and There – 11-14-13

Here and There – 11-14-13

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

Business Expo: Business/Community Expo Reminder – Thursday, Nov. 14, 3 – 7 PM Edgefield Town Gym come meet and learn about some of the business, agencies and organizations in our area. For more info call 275-0010.

Dinner Sale: Women In Unity will have a dinner sale on November 15, from 11:00 until 1:30.  The plates will have fried whiting fish, baked beans, potato salad, and white bread. Each plate will cost $7.00.  We will also sell whiting sandwiches for $3.00.

Fall Book Fair: W.E. Parker Elementary invites you to their Fall Book Fair, Nov. 18-22, 7:45 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. For more information contact Melissa Nicholson at 637-4020.

Legion Auxiliary: Edgefield American Legion Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 3 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 18, at the Edgefield Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. The American Legion has invited the Auxiliary to their Thanksgiving Meal ($5.00 each) on Thurs., Nov. 21 at 6:00 p.m. at the American Legion Bldg.

Edgefield County Alliance Meeting: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 8 AM in the Edgefield County Council Chambers. Coffee and light refreshments will be served.For more info call803-279-4138.

Free Workshops: Edgefield/SC Works Center, 400 Church St, Rm. 306, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10 AM. Networkers Group Session – topic – “Budgeting for the Holidays”; 11 AM “Job Search Lab”; 1:30 PM “Application Skills and Tips”; 3 PM “Job of Your Dreams”. For more info call 637-4029.

Edgefield County Republican Party: Matt Moore the SC Republican Party Chairman will be at the County Council Chambers at 225 Jeter Street, in Edgefield on November 19.  The meeting will be at 7pm with a Meet and Greet Preceding at 6:30pm.  Come join us for an update on the latest issues in SC and National Politics.

Legislative Delegation Meeting: The Edgefield County Legislative Delegation will meet on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the Edgefield County Council Chambers located at 225 Jeter Street, in Edgefield.

Hunting Heritage Banquet: The annual NWTF Hunting Heritage banquet is being held Thursday, Nov. 21 at the Old Kendall Mill located at 560 Norris St., in Edgefield. The event, sponsored by WKSX-FM, will feature door prizes, raffles, a live and silent auction and a catered dinner by Parklane Seafood. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are available at Turkey Shoppe on Main on the downtown square.

Johnston Elementary Bingo: Johnston Elementary School PTO will have a Hot Dog Supper and Bingo Night Thursday, Nov. 21 in the school cafeteria beginning at 5:30 p.m. Come out for a fun family evening and support the school.

Hospital Auxiliary Fall Bake Sale: Edgefield County Hospital Fall Festival Bake Sale will be held November 22, from 10am-2pm in the Employee Dining Room.  There will be homemade jams, jellies, preserves, pickles, cakes and breads.  The gift baskets will include donations from local merchants and Auxiliary members.  There will be a turkey and ham raffle too.  The public is welcome.

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.

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!

Christmas Tree Lighting: The Town of Edgefield will have their tree lighting on Friday, Nov. 29 at 6 p.m. Christmas carols will be sung and snow on the square is guaranteed.

Christmas Tour of Churches: The churches of Edgefield along with the Edgefield Historical Society will have the Tour of Churches at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1. Tour begins at St. Mary’s Catholic Church and ends with refreshments at Magnolia Dale. For more info call 637-4104.

Christmas Parade: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.