COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Wednesday, February 26

ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP - MURRELLS INLET: 10 a.m. Belin Memorial United Methodist Church in Murrells Inlet. Information at 651-9711.

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP: Waccamaw Community Hospital 4th floor dining room 3 p.m. Call 652-1875 for information.

Health insurance: Free enrollment fair for those who have questions or need assistance enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Georgetown Memorial Hospital from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

greater bible way church: Greater Bible Way Church of Georgetown, 1518 Hawkins St., will be having their 39th pre-church anniversary service at 7 p.m.

Georgetown Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.: The annual Teen Conference will be held on March 22 at Georgetown Middle School beginning at 8 a.m. Pre-registration ends on Feb. 26 and can be mailed to PO Box 1113 or emailed to gtnalumdst@gmail.com. However, regular registration will continue through March 20. The ages for students are 10-18. Parents will also need to pre-register. The cost is free and student pre-registrants will receive a conference bag and t-shirt. Theme: “Connecting Communities to Impact Lives.”

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.

Thursday, February 27

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP – MURRELLS INLET: Waccamaw Community Hospital 1st floor classroom at 1:30 p.m. Information at 652-1281 or 652-1638.

Free trees: Trees for Tomorrows ‘Tree Party’ weekend was a success but they still have trees left over. Several hundred dogwood and Northern red oaks are free to the public for the asking. Call 843-457-8126 or email info@lowcountrytrees.org.

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.

GCADAC: The Georgetown County Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission meets at noon at the commission office on Winyah Street. Call 546-6081.

AMERICAN LEGION: American Legion Post #197 holds a meeting on the 4th Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at JD’s Steak House in Litchfield. For information, call Don Corinna at 843 235-3014.

Prevailing Purpose CHURCH: Prevailing Purpose Church, 249 Wedgefield Rd., will have fellowship, prayer and healing at 7 p.m.

FIRE DISTRICT 1: The Georgetown County Fire District 1 Board will meet tonight at 6 p.m. at Fire Station 10 – Headquarters Station, 3605 Highmarket St.

Friday, February 28

Health insurance: Free enrollment fair for those who have questions or need assistance enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Waccamaw Community Hospital from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

ribbon cutting: There will be a ribbon cutting at e’ellese event logistics solutions at noon, 102B South Merriman Road, Georgetown.

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.

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