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  • Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Wednesday, January 15

PHYSICIAN SEMINAR – DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF NUMBNESS OF THE HANDS: Stephen Putman, MD of Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists will be the featured speaker at a free community seminar at noon at the Wachesaw Conference Center. Lunch will be provided. Register online at www.georgetownhospitalsystem.org/PhysicianSeminars or call 520-7842 to reserve your seat.

AMPUTEE SUPPORT GROUP: Waccamaw Community Hospital 4th floor dining room 3:45 p.m. Information at 652-1415.

Knitting 101: Learning the Basics, with Ellen McClinton from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Classes for kid’s knitting also. Call or come by to register. JOYfilled Gifts, 800 Front St., Georgetown 545-5344.

BIBLE STUDY: Living Word Christian Center will host a Bible study at 7 p.m. at 66 Plover Dr. in Georgetown.

GEORGETOWN AA: The Georgetown Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the CB Hut, 605 1/2 Church St. Call 843-445-7119. 12 noon O/SS. 8 p.m. C/SS.

BETHESDA SERVICE: Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church will have prayer meeting and Bible study at 6 p.m.

CHILDREN’S PIONEER CLUB: Children’s Pioneer Club will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. at Graves Southern Baptist Church, 44 Vine Ct., Hwy. 521 in Georgetown.

GRAVES BAPTIST PRAYER MEETING: Graves Southern Baptist Church, 44 Vine Ct., Hwy. 521 in Georgetown, will have a prayer meeting from 7 to 8 p.m.

PRAYER AND BIBLE STUDY: First Church of God will have prayer and scripture readings at 6 p.m.

Upper Room Ministry: The Upper Room Ministry will meet at the Carolinian Inn, 706 Church St., Georgetown, every Wednesday at 7 p.m. If you need a ride please call 843-546-4898.

single moms: The Georgetown Outreach Ministries, Inc. offers weekly empowering sessions helping young single moms prepare for the workforce, develop positive attitudes, enhance decision making skills, become economically viable and develop stable, healthy families. Sessions are held on Wednesdays from 6 to 7 p.m. at The Meeting Place, 2921 Highmarket St. Call 520-0875 for further details.

CHIEFS: The Georgetown County Chiefs will meet from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Hardee’s in Georgetown. New and old veterans are welcome.

PAWLEYS ISLAND AA: The Pawleys Island Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. at All Saints Church in the Children’s Church building.

STORY HOUR: The Waccamaw Library offers story time at 10:30 a.m. For information call 545-3623.

Pawleys Island bridge club: The Pawleys Island Bridge Club meets weekly at J.D.’s Steakhouse, 13089 Ocean Hwy., Pawleys Island, on Monday afternoons at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m., Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m., Thursday morning at 10 a.m. and Friday morning at 10:15 a.m. For more information email PIBC@sc.rr.com or visit the Club’s Web site at pawleysislandbridgeclub.com.

ISLAND SERENITY AFG: The Island Serenity Al-Anon Family Group meets at 10 a.m. in the Parish House at Holy Cross Faith Memorial Episcopal Church, 1113 Baskervill Dr. and Highway 17 Bypass in Pawleys Island.

MIDWAY AFG: The Midway Al-Anon Family Group meets at 8 p.m. in the Sandtrap Room at Tupelo Bay Golf Clubhouse, 1800 Business 17 South in Garden City.

MOTHERS OF PRESCHOOLERS: Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) International will meet from 9 a.m. to noon at First Baptist Church, 106 E. Oakland St., Andrews. Call 264-5746.

HUNTINGTON FRIENDS: Friends of Huntington Beach State Park will meet at 9 a.m. at the Education Center. Call 650-7107.

VFW 6444: VFW Post 6444 in Georgetown will have a general membership meeting at 7 p.m.

Thursday, January 16

Tourism Management commission: The Georgetown County Tourism Management Commission meeting, originally scheduled for Jan. 9, will meet at 3:30 p.m. in the Conference Room of The Lachicotte Company.

Revolve bible studay: Why after two millennia God’s Word is still relevant. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Heathpoint, 12965 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. For information call Rick: 843-457-5260. Non-Denominational. Sponsored by: Amos 8:11 Ministries.

Computer Classes: Adult Computer Classes at LOG ON! Computer Lab Tuesday and Thursdays at Howard School (Gym Side), 5:30 to 7 p.m. Instructors: Ann Keith and Lea Moore. For more information call 546-7900 or visit themitneyproject.org.

Overeaters Anonymous: 9 to 10 a.m. at St Peters Lutheran Church, 65 Crooked Oak Dr. (at the intersection with Highway 17) For information call 222-3416.

ANDREWS AA: Sobering Hope Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at Universal Hagar’s Church in Andrews, 313 N. Beech Ave. Call 543-4248 or 646-241-0866.

AA PURPOSE GROUP: The AA Singleness of Purpose Group, a non-smoking, closed-discussion group, meets at noon at Prince George Parish House, 301 Screven St. in Georgetown. Have a drinking problem? Perhaps AA can help. Call 843-445-7119.

GEORGETOWN AA: The Georgetown Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the CB Hut, 605 1/2 Church St. Call 843-445-7119. 12 noon CD. 8 p.m. OD.

CLOTHES CLOSET: Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church’s Clothes Closet is open from 10 a.m. to noon and 4 to 6 p.m. The church is located at 225 Wood St.

GEORGETOWN AFG: The Georgetown Al-Anon Family Group meets at 7 p.m. at Georgetown Presbyterian Church (enter front portico, turn right), 558 Black River Road in Georgetown.

DISASTER NIGHTS: The Georgetown County Hurricane Project hosts “Disaster Nights” at the Georgetown County Library at 5:30 p.m. Participants play Stop Disaster, a game in which you build the safest city possible and then hit it with a natural disaster. The player whose city survives most intact wins the game – and a survivor prize like astronaut ice cream or a battery powered radio.

Game Night: Andrews Library and The Georgetown Library hosts a weekly board and card game night Thursday evenings where a wide variety of games are played. This BYTES Project event is open to anyone, with many of the games being suitable for ages 8+. Andrews Library 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Georgetown Library: 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Call 545-3300 to find out more about the program.

exercise program: Arnett AME Church, 900 N. Merriman Rd. has an exercise program that meets every Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 8 a.m. Church School is Sundays at 9 a.m. and Worship 10 a.m., Bible Study is Tuesdays 6 p.m. and Mid-week worship is Wednesdays 7 p.m.

Gateway to Recovery: Gateway to Recovery is held at Soul Saving Station Church, 1919 Hawkins St., Georgetown at 6 p.m. For information call 527-1785.

LIFE PRESERVER GROUP AA: The Life Preserver Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at Belin Methodist Church in Murrells Inlet.

PAWLEYS ROTARY: The Rotary Club of Pawleys Island meets every Thursday at Litchfield Country Club from 1 to 2 p.m. for lunch and a program. Visiting Rotarians welcome. Call Jane Sentivan at 843-655-4589.

KIWANIS CLUB: The Kiwanis Club of Pawleys Island meets at 7:45 a.m. at Eggs Up Grill.

NEW HOPE AFG: The New Hope Al-Anon Family Group meets at 7 p.m. at Timberlake Baptist Church (enter right rear), 9950 Highway 707 south of Holmestown Road in Burgess Community.

Meeting space: St. Peter’s Lutheran Church at Pawleys Island, Highway 12 and Crooked Oak Dr. has a great new meeting space for many types of gatherings - ideal for civic meetings, board meetings, family reunions, etc. For more information contact Tami in the church office at 237-2795.

CITY COUNCIL: Georgetown City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall. The public is invited to attend.

Andrews Town Council Meeting: 6 p.m., Sheriff’s Department Sub-Station Court Room, 110 North Morgan Ave.

PLANNING COMMISSION: The Georgetown County Planning Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers in the County Courthouse. Call 545-3158.

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP: The Caregiver Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. at Ocean View Baptist Church, 7300 N. Kings Hwy. The group will be led by Barbara Williams, R.N., BSN, a local geriatric care manager and S.C. state representative to the National Family Caregivers Association. Call Barbara at 283-2727 or 650-4006.

LIBRARY BOARD: The Georgetown County Library Board meets at 5:30 p.m. at the library on Cleland St. in Georgetown.

vfw post 6444: The VFW Post 6444 Men’s Auxiliary will meet at 6:30 p.m.

NAACP meeting: The Georgetown Branch of the NAACP will hold its regular meeting at Bethel AME Church, 417 Broad St. at 7 p.m. All members and potential members are encouraged to attend.

Recovery from Suicide Loss: Recovery from Suicide Loss, a support group for those who have experienced the death of a family member or friend by suicide. Group meets from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Christian Counseling Clinic, 10126 Ocean Highway, Suite 2, Pawleys Island. There is no charge for the group. For more information contact Johnny DeLoache at 314-3578.

Friday, January 17

REGIONAL HEALTH SCREENINGS - GEORGETOWN: Georgetown Presbyterian Church from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Packets for event are available at the front lobby desks of both hospitals and will be available on site the day of the event. Contact 520-8579 for additional information or visit the website at www.georgetownhospitalsystem.org.

Merchant Marines: Veterans of the Merchant Marines and all other services are inveited to a meeting at the Veteran’s Café, in the Plaza at the back gate intersection of Bypass 17 and Route 707 – right behind theCVS drug store. Meet at noon for lunch and fellowship. The meeting is called to order at 1 p.m. For information, call John Schmidt at 843-651-8046 or check the website at www.usmmsc.com.

SHABBAT SERVICES: Temple Beth Elohim, a Reform Jewish congregation located at 230 Screven St., holds services every Friday at 7:30 p.m. Call 527-7545.

GEORGETOWN AA: The Georgetown Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the CB Hut, 605 1/2 Church St. Call 843-445-7119. 12 noon CD. 8 p.m. CD.

HOPE FOR TODAY AFG: The Hope for Today Al-Anon Family Group meets at 6 p.m. at Pawleys Island Community Church Community Hall, 10304 Highway 17 South in Pawleys Island.

PAWLEYS ISLAND AA: The Pawleys Island Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon at All Saints Church in the Children’s Church building.

NEW BIRTH: New Birth World Outreach Deliverance Ministry, 899 Oatland Rd., Noon Prayer and Bible Study at 6:30 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous: 9 to 10 a.m. at St Peters Lutheran Church, 65 Crooked Oak Dr., at the intersection with Highway 17. For information call 222-3416.

LITCHFIELD/PAWLEYS AA: The Good Orderly Direction Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Pawleys Island.

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