Here and There – 2-5-15

Here and There – 2-5-15

Soup, Sandwich & Smiles: Edgefield United Methodist Church invites everyone to join them at noon each Thursday in February(5, 12, 19 and 26) for lunch and fellowship.The membership says, “We welcome one and all!

Bags of Love: The Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce and Senior Citizens Council will sponsor Bags of Love for Seniors. Bring bags or monetary donations to ECCC, 416 Calhoun St., Johnston by 12:30, Fri., Feb. 6. Bags will be delivered by Meals on Wheels on Valentine’s Day.(Items you might include : Valentine card, comb, tissue, soap, books, toothpaste, toothbrush, magnifying glass, band-aids, hand lotion, blankets, cotton balls, sugar-free candy, wash cloths.

Alzheimer’s Support Group: Saluda Co. Caregivers of Alzheimer’s support group will meet Tues. February 10, at 7:00pm at the Ridge Spring Library. Greg Mayer pharmacist/owner of Apothecare Pharmacy in Leesville, SC will be the speaker. For any further information please call Debbie at 803-687-1087.

Free Workshops: Edgefield/SC Works Center, 400 Church St, Rm. 306, Edgefield,
Tuesday, February 10, 10 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Job Hunting Techniques”; 11 AM “Job Search Lab; 1:30 PM “One Minute Commercial”; 3 PM “Resume Clinic/Career Ready 101 Lab”; Thursday, Feb. 12, 2 PM “Let WorkKeys Work for You”  For further information telephone 637-4029.

Camellia Tea: The 2015 Camellia Tea is scheduled for Thursday, February 12, 3:00 to 5:30, at Magnolia Dale, 200 Norris Street, Edgefield.

Fund Raiser Dinner: Pleasant Lane Baptist Church will sponsor a dinner sale to support the 12 Tribe Rally Program at 876 Hwy. 25, North, Edgefield(across from Hwy Dept) from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14. (Will serve Fish, BBQ Pork&Ribs, Chicken plus sides. Call 803-637-6519(Shirley Taylor) or 843-991-1050 (Ernestine Moore) for more information.

Pastoral Appreciation: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church will honor their pastor Rev. Oscar W. Brown on his 6th Pastoral Appreciation, Sunday, Feb. 15, at 2:30 p.m. Bishop Rosa L.Williams and the Every-Faithful Baptist Church of Augusta, Ga. Will be in charge of the service. Everyone is welcome.

Legion Auxiliary: American Legion Unit 30 Auxiliary will meet Feb. 16 at the Senior Center on Cedar Springs Rd., en Edgefield. Hope all who can will attend.

Annual Pancake Supper: The Episcopal Church of the Ridge will again host this event on Tuesday, February 17, from 6:00 pm. – 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Parish Hall in Edgefield.  Admission is $4.00 per person and “carry-out” plates will be available. The public is invited.

Black History Program: The Old Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church will present its Black History Program on Saturday, February 21, at noon. The Keynote Speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Raphael G. Warnock, Senior Pastor, Ebenezer Baptist Church, Atlanta, GA, spiritual home of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The public is invited.  The Rev. Limuer Myers is Pastor of Old Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church which is located at 200 Macedonia Road, North Augusta.