COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • Thursday, January 23, 2014

Friday, January 24

assisted rides program: There will be a volunteer orientation for the assisted rides program at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, 1230 Highmarket St., Georgetown. Seniors and disabled adults in your community are home bound and need your help getting to the doctors office, grocery store, social activities, religious services and more. Help them live with the quality of life they deserve at a time when they need it most. Mileage is reimbursed, quarterly incentives given and Volunteer insurance is provided.

Reserve your seat now: Rep. Carl Anderson is hosting an open registration program for those who qualify for the Affordable Care Act on Feb. 1 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Georgetown Library, 405 Cleland St. You will need to bring your employer telephone number, your estimated household income for 2014, Social Security numbers for yourself including dependents and email address and password to get into it. To reserve your seat email Ben at ben@iallc.biz.

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.

Saturday, January 25

Back Woods Quail Club: The Back Woods Quail Club is sponsoring a shoot to benefit the Surgical Technology program at Horry Georgetown Technical College. One hundred sporting clay targets will be set up, and the entry fee is $75. Registration and the course open at 9 a.m. at 647 Hemingway Lane in Georgetown. Trophies and classes for hunters will be given as prizes. Hunters interested in knowing more should call 843-546-1466 or email R1466@sccoast.net, or call Prof. Erin Ivey at 843-477-2077.

Movie night: There will be a free movie night at Grace Church Waccamaw in Litchfield, next to Applewood at 7 p.m. Playing will be “Home Run, The Movie,” a story of forgiveness, redemption and hope. All are welcome, and snacks will be available for purchase. For more information, call 235-6400, visit www.homerunthemovie.com, or email crgracechurch@aol.com.

Sandy island tour: There will be a special tour via boat, vehicle and foot to Sandy Island (Murrells Inlet/Pawleys Island) from 8 a.m. to noon. This adventure will include a focus on nature/wildlife found on the island as well as a bit of the fascinating history of the Island. For additional information, contact Rommt Pyatt of Tours De Sandy Island LLC at 843-408-7187 or me at 843-933-1372.

Yard sale: Fireside Ministries youth group will be having a yard sale from 7 a.m. to noon in the gym at the church. All proceeds are being donated to Teen Challenge of South Carolina. For more information, please contact Fireside at (843) 527-8737.

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.

GEORGETOWN AA: The Georgetown Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the CB Hut, 605 1/2 Church St. Call 843-445-7119. 7 p.m. O/S.

Sunday, January 26

GreATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH: The Greater Bible Way Church of Georgetown, 1518 Hawkins St., will be having their Kingdom Kidz Choir Anniversary at 5 p.m.

Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church: The education committee of Bethesday Missionary Baptist Church, 225 Wood St., Georgetown, invites you to its annual W.A. Johnson Scholarship Program. In celebration of Black history, the education committee presents Mrs. Octavia Rogers Ivory in concert at 4:30 p.m.

VFW DINNER: VFW Post 6444, its Ladies Auxiliary and guests will have dinner from noon to 2 p.m. Adults, $7; children 6 to 12, $3; and under 5 years of age, free. District 7 Post 6444 Of Georgetown has a hall available for your use. It may be used for family, conferences, town meetings, or whatever your needs are. Contact the VFW at 546-0529.

GEORGETOWN AA: The Georgetown Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the CB Hut, 605 1/2 Church St. Call 843-445-7119. 9:30 a.m. OD.

Monday, January 27

OB TOUR - MURRELLS INLET: Tour of Labor & Delivery, Postpartum Unit at Waccamaw Community Hospital 6 p.m. Pre-registration required call 520-8490 or register via the hospital’s website.

BOSOM BUDDIES SUPPORT GROUP: Wachesaw Conference Center at 4367 Riverwood Drive, Suite 160 in Murrells Inlet from 6 to 7 p.m. Call 843-237-8787.

Greater bible way church: The Greater Bible Way Church, 1518 Hawkins St., will be having a Leadership Bible Class at 7 p.m. nightly Jan. 27-29.

Republican Woman’s Club: The Georgetown County Republican Woman’s Club will meet at Applewood’s Restaurant, Route 17, in Litchfield at noon. A presentation on Common Core Standards (Education) will be made. Speakers will be Roger O’Sullivan, and Sheri Few, president of South Carolina Parents Involved in Education. If you have questions, call 843-344-3594.

Georgetown County Board of Disabilities and Special needs: The regular board of directors meeting of the Georgetown County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs will be held at 5 p.m. at 95 Academy Ave, 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 CD. 8 p.m. C/BBS.

Narcotics anonymous: The New Life Group of Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at 6 West Main St., Andrews every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Tuesday, January 28

MENDED HEARTS MEETING: Health Point for Health & Fitness in Pawleys Island at 12 noon. Call 843-685-3378 for more information.

PHYSICIAN SEMINAR – STROKE PREVENTION AND CAROTID ARTERY DISEASE: Robert J. Brockman, MD, FACS of Surgical Specialists of Waccamaw 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.

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.

COMMUNITY PRAYER BREAKFAST: The public is invited to Andrews Community Prayer Breakfast at Antonio’s, 13 E. Main St. in Andrews, at 6 a.m.

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

AA PURPOSE GROUP: The AA Singleness of Purpose Group, a non-smoking, closed-discussion group, meets at 7 p.m. at Prince George Parish House, 301 Screven St. in Georgetown. Have a drinking problem? Perhaps AA can help. Call 843-445-7119.

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.

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. Open Topic Discussion Meeting.

BREAKFAST ROTARY: The Georgetown Breakfast Rotary Club meets at 7:30 a.m. at Beef O’Brady’s, 1133 N. Fraser St. Visiting Rotarians welcome. Call 527-2505 for information.

LUNCH ROTARY: The Georgetown Rotary lunch club meets at the Land’s End every Tuesday at 1 p.m.

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.

Macedonia FBH Church: Weekly Bible study 6:30 p.m. 2313 Prince. St., Georgetown.

BIBLE STUDY: Pine Crest Baptist Church in Andrews is every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. at the church. Refreshments will follow the meeting. The church is located at 3689 County Line Road, Andrews.

Game Night: Carvers Bay Library and The Waccamaw Neck Library in Pawleys Island hosts a weekly board and card game night Tuesday 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+. Carvers Bay 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Waccamaw Neck Library: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Call 545-3300 to find out more about the program.

ELKS: The Georgetown/Pawleys Island Elks, BPOE Lodge No. 900 will meet at 7 p.m. at The Lodge, 8363 Ocean Highway across from Pawleys Plantation.

COUNTY COUNCIL: Meets at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers on the second floor of the County Courthouse at 129 Screven St. Call 545-3058.

Comments

Notice about comments:

South Strand News is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. We do not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not South Strand News.

If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Read our full terms and conditions.

Upcoming Events
Poll
Print Ads
Latest Videos


South Strand News

© 2014 South Strand News an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.
150-02-88705