Here and There – 4-30-15

Here and There – 4-30-15

A Night of Games: ECCOC in conjunction with the Peach Blossom Festival is putting on A Night of Games on Thursday, April 30, at the American Legion Building: $10.00 a card or $15.00 for two cards; these will play 18/20 games.  Hot dogs, chips, during or pizza for $3.00.

Farmer’s Market: Edgefield Farmers Market is open on the square on Saturdays from 9 to 1. For more info call Carolyn at 803-507-00278.

Friends of the Edgefield County Public Library (FOL) invite you to join us for the betterment of the Library’s infrastructure, programs and services to our community. We meet every third Thursday of the month. $25 annual membership dues. Next meetings, Thursday, May 21. Hope to see you.

Library Book Sale: Children’s Book sale continues the month of April at the Edgefield County Library.

BBQ Chicken: Johnston United Methodist Church, serving BBQ Chicken plates (1/2 chicken, slaw, baked beans) in the Fellowship Hall on Friday, May 1, from 5 – 7 p.m.  Dine in or take out.  Tickets may be purchased from Maxwell & Halford Drug, any member of the church or call the church office Mon. – Thurs. between 8 – 12 at-275-4885.

STHS Play: Strom Thurmond High School Fine Arts Department will present “Ax of Murder” on May 1 & 2 at 7 p.m. Call Jennifer Lanham at 275-1768 for reservations.

Peach Blossom Stroll: Saturday, May 2, Johnston Municipal Parking Lot, Registration is $25. All proceeds go to Relay for Life. For more info contact Donna Livingston at the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce.

Choir Anniversary: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church of Johnston will celebrate their 40th Choir Anniversary on Sunday, May 3, at 4 p.m. The public is invited. Rev. Lewis Burt is pastor.

Family and Friends Day: Liberty Springs Baptist Church will host a Family and friends Day on Saturday, May 2, from 9 to 2 p.m. at the Union Park on White Road across from Liberty Springs off Walker Road. Come join us for inspiration, food games and prizes.

Ridge Spring Fire Dpt. Benefit: in memory of Michael Adamick, Saturday, May 2, 5 p.m. until with Steele Justice Band; tickets $10 from the fire department; BBQ dinner at 5 p.m. and Auction at 6 p.m. For more info call Jodie Cromer at 803-685-5858.

Gospel Concert and Mother’s Day Recognition: A Gospel Concert will be held Saturday, May 2, at Johnston Elementary School Gym at 5 p.m. On the program will be George Dean & the Gospel Four, Min. Ricky McDuffie & the Family, Rev. Norris Turner , Muncie McKie and others. Mothers to be honored are Dorothy Peterson, Bessie Gomillion and Ellen Walker. Vendors are welcome. Call 803-761-4763 or 803-443-9387 for more info.

Homecoming Service: Rehoboth Baptist Church, 2896 Key Road, Plum Branch; Sunday, May 3, at 11 a.m. Rev. Brantley Bryan to bring message. Lunch after the service.

Revival Services: Rehoboth Baptist Church, May 3-6 at 7 p.m. Rev. Josh McClendon of Philippi Baptist Church will be guest minister.

Men and Women’s Day: Pleasant Lane Baptist Church will have Men and Women’s Day Sunday, May 3, at 9:30 a.m. with Minister Marilyn Chinn. Everyone is invited.

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

Tuesday, May 5, at 10 AM Networkers Group Session – topic – “Job Search 2015”; 11 AM “Job Search Lab; 1:30 PM “Resume Construction”; 3 PM “Computers for Beginners”; Thursday, May 7th,  2 PM “Let WorkKeys Work for You”  For further information telephone 637-4029.

Yard Sale: May 9, 8 a.m. until; sponsored by the # 3Youth Dpt. to benefit the Northside Park; Sale is located at Northside Park behind Liberty Springs Church, 1347 Walker Rd., Edgefield. Come support the cause.

Mother’s Day Program: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church of Johnston will have their Mother’s Day program on May 10, at 11 a.m. Guest speaker will be Min. Andrea Stevens of Strong Tabernacle FBH Church. The public is invited.

Revival: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Edgefield, S.C. will have their 146th pre-church Anniversary Revival, May 11-13(Mon. – Wed.) at 7 p.m. Guest revivalist will be Rev. Dr. James Hogan of New Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Augusta, GA.

Magnolia Ridge Antique & Art Gathering: May 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; featuring Palmetto Antique Tractor Club;Also a variety of dealers and artists; Farm is at the intersection of Rt. 39 and 23 on Mt. Calvary Road, across from John Deere, out of Ridge Spring.

Church Anniversary: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church will celebrate their 146th church anniversary, Sunday, May 17, at 1 p.m. Rev. Eldwin Griffin and the Mt. Alpha Baptist Church of Ward, S.C. will be in charge of the service. Sunday School will begin at 10 a.m. Rev. Oscar Brown is pastor. Everyone is welcome.