Here and There – 7-31-14

Here and There – 7-31-14

Cupcake/Lemonade Sale: Pink cupcakes and pink lemonade will be sold in front of Park Row on Friday, Aug. 1 from 10 to 2 by the Taste of Pink Club to support cancer research.

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. to 2 p.m. in Edgefield at the old convenience store across from Piedmont Tech. Your support would be appreciated. (Car wash begins at 7/fish fry at 11).

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.

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.

Homecoming/Revival: All former members and friends are invited to Homecoming at Republican Church Sunday, Aug. 3 at 11 a.m. Dinner will be served in the fellowship hall. Revival services will continue Mon. – Wed., Aug. 4-6 at 7 p.m. Rev. Don Graham will be the guest speaker.

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

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 10 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Application Skills & Tips” ; 11 AM “Job Search Lab”;  1:30 PM “First Impressions”; 3 PM “Computers for Beginners”;   Thursday, August 7, 2 PM “Let WorkKeys Work for You”  For further information telephone 637-4029.

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.

Freeland-Crawford Reunion: The annual reunion of the Freeland-Crawford descendants of James Manning Corey Freeland and Caroline Augusta Butler Freeland will be held on Sunday, August 10, at Plum Branch Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, Plum Branch at 12:45 p.m. Please bring a picnic lunch and tea.

Revival: Moore’s A.M.E. Church, August 11-14 at 7:30 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Dr. Derrick Scott. Everyone is invited.

Back to School Forum: There will be a Back to School Youth Forum hosted by Mt. Canaan’s Boys and Girls Clubs, Aug. 23, from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Topics of discussion: Suicide, Bullying, Self-Esteem, and Depression. Lunch will be provided.