Here and There – 7-24-14

Here and There – 7-24-14

Calling all Photographers: a group exhibit, September 18-October 17, 2014. Photos must be delivered to Edgefield County Library by September 15. To be held at the library, sponsored by Friends of the Library. Interested parties call 803-640-0625 or email

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.

Johnston Farmers Market: with seasonal fruits & vegetables, baked goods, artist’s painting, etc.  is held Thursday afternoons from 4 until 6 pm.

Free Workshops: Edgefield/SC Works Center, 400 Church St, Rm. 306, Edgefield,Tuesday, July 29, 10 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Stress to DeStress” ;  1:30 PM “Clarifying Your Work Values”; 3 PM “Reimaging Your Life/Job Search After 50”; Thursday, July 31, 2 PM “Let WorkKeys Work for You” For further information telephone 637-4029.

Homecoming & Revival: Red Oak Grove Baptist Church announces Homecoming & Revival Sunday, July 27, at 11 a.m. and Mon. – Wed. (July 28-30), at 7 p.m. with a nursery provided. Evangelist will be Dr. Randall Jones and Mr. Wallace Watkins will be pianist. Everyone is invited.

Car Wash & Fish Fry: Moores AME Women’s Missionary Society will have a car wash and fish fry, Saturday, Aug. 2, from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Edgefield at the old convenience store across from PiedmontTech.Your support would be appreciated. (Car wash begins at 7/fish at 11).

Homecoming: Simmons Ridge Baptist Church, Sunday, August 3, 10:05 a.m.; speaker, Min. Willie Mathis. Everyone is invited.

Huguenots– Huguenot descendants and other persons interested in French Huguenot history will gather at John de la Howe School in McCormick County on Sunday, August 3, to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the arrival of the Huguenots at New Bordeaux in August 1764. For more info call Bob Edmonds at 864-554-1760.

Revival: annual revival at Simmons Ridge Baptist Church, August 4-7 at 7 p.m. with speakers: Rev. Johnny Peterson, Rev. Willie Patten, Rev. Edward Lloyd, and Rev. Herman Lyon. Everyone is invited.

Revival: Mountain Creek Baptist Church, 108 Mountain Creek Road, Troy, S.C. August 10 at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; August 11-13 at 7 p.m.

Class of 77 Family Picnic: STHS Class of 77 Family Picnic, Sept. 27,at Lick Fork Lake, Martintown Rd., Edgefield, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. with a $3 parking fee. Fore more info and to let us know what you are bringing call Raymond Roper, 480-0701; Mary Cunningham, 275-6167 or Joanne D’Antignac at 706-373-4031.