Here and There – 5-15-14

Here and There – 5-15-14

Low Cost Spay/Neuter:  The SPCA is offering a low cost spay/neuter program to Edgefield County residents.  Fees as low as $15 for those who qualify.  Call 803-648-6863 ext.1 or visit for more information.

Friends of the Edgefield County Library: invite you to join us in support of library needs. Meetings every third Thursday of the month at 5PM in the library. Annual dues (individual) $25. Please help!

Edgefield Farmers and Artisans Market: Town Square, every Saturday until November from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Plants, vegetables, fresh eggs, crafts and more. Vendors welcome. Info: 706-631-5564.

145th Church Anniversary: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, May 18, at 1 p.m. with Rev. Willie Patten as guest minister. Rev. Oscar Brown, pastor.

Homecoming: Johnston Pentecostal Holiness Church will have Homecoming Sunday, May 18 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Jessie Tate, former pastor and retired US Navy Chaplain, will be guest speaker. Music guest will be Debbie Palmer. The public is cordially invited.

Free Workshops: Edgefield/SC Works Center, 400 Church St, Rm. 306, Edgefield,

Tuesday, May 20, 10 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Job Search 2014”; 11 AM  “Job Search Lab” 1:30 PM “Resume Construction”; 3:00 PM “Personality Assessment”  Thursday, May 22, 2014 2:00 PM “Let WorkKeys Work for You”  For further information telephone 637-4029.

Edgefield County Alliance Meeting: On Tuesday, May 20,8 a.m.the Edgefield County Alliance will host its monthly meeting in the Edgefield County Council Chambers located at the corner of Jeter and Railroad Streets, behind the Courthouse. Everyone interested in issues which affect Edgefield County and its citizens is invited to attend. For further information, please feel free to contact Linda Anderson, Chair, via email at  or phone 803-279-4138.

Annual Poppy Distribution:  The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 30 will be distributing poppies and collecting contributions to help with the needs of American veterans May 23 & 24.  Ladies with their poppies may be found at Bi-Lo, in front of the Edgefield Library, and walking around the town of Edgefield.

Men and Women’s Day: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church will have Men & Women’s Day Program, May 25, at 11 a.m. The public is invited. Rev. Lewis Burt is pastor. Any question, please call Carrie Johnson at 275-4010.

GOP Meeting:The Edgefield County GOP meeting is Tuesday, May 27, at the Edgefield County Council Chambers, 225 Jeter Street in Edgefield (behind the Courthouse).  The meeting will be at 7:00 pm with a social before that at 6:30 pm.  We hope to see you there.

STHS Alumni reunion classes 79-90: will be having their reunion on June 13-14, 2014 in Augusta Ga. at The Marriot Hotel & Suites, Corner of 10th and Reynolds Street in the Oglethorpe Ballroom. For more info please contact Jackie Glover Kennion @ (803) 341-1178, Cissy Penner @ (803)637-3094 or Cedric Williams @(803) 275-3380.