COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • Thursday, March 20, 2014

Friday, March 21

Gullah fund raiser: The Gullah Culture Committee of Dickerson AME Church is sponsoring a two day event March 21 and 22 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Yard sale, gumbo stew, and thrift shop sale. The church is located at 614 Henry St., corner of Merriman Road and Bourne St. in Georgetown.

Merchant Marines: Veterans of the Merchant Marines and all other services are invited to a meeting at the Veteran’s Café. The Café is in the Plaza at the back gate intersection of Bypass 17 and Route 707 – right behind the CVS drug store. Meet at noon for lunch and fellowship. The meeting is called to order at 1 p.m.. The guest speaker will be Rick Kaplan, president of the Canine Angels. Rick trains rescue dogs and gives them free to disabled veterans to help them with the challenges they face in their life. For further information, please call John Schmidt at 843-651-8046 or check their web site 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.

Saturday, March 22

Women’s conference: Greater St. Stephen AME Church Women’s Ministry will be having a free women’s conference with lunch at 10 a.m. 2807 Highmarket St. Call to register: Patricia 520-0369 or Linda 240-7934.

Music Preview Day: At 10:30 a.m., First Baptist Church of Georgetown is making hundreds of used anthems, musicals, cantatas, collections, and even hymnals (including copies of the 1975 Baptist Hymnal) available to neighboring churches and individuals. Anyone who is interested in previewing a variety of music ranging from gospel to traditional to classical for adult, youth, and children’s choirs is invited to come to the church, located at 219 Cleland St. (the corner of Highmarket and Cleland Streets) to make selection. Please park in the main parking lot and use the double-door entrance underneath the canopy and come to the choir room. There is no cost, but churches and individuals are asked to make donations for music. Please call Jay Holmes, Minister of Music, at 546-5187 for more information.

Sunday, March 23

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.

Greater St. Stephen A. M. E. Church: Greater St. Stephen A. M. E. Church, 2807 Highmarket St., will have church school at 9 a. m. and worship service at 10:07 a. m. every Sunday.

UNIVERSAL CHURCH: Universal Hagar’s Spiritual Church, 313 North Beech Ave., Andrews, will have service at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Rev. Antonio Padro’n is the pastor. For information call 546-6867.

BETHESDA SERVICE: Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church will have worship service at 7 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. and Sunday school at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Bethel AME Church: Bethel AME Church, 417 Broad St., Georgetown, early morning service is at 7:30 a.m. with breakfast and church school is at 9 a.m. Our regular service begins at 10 a.m.

sunday worship service: First Church of the Nazarene of Georgetown, 622 S. Fraser St., meets for Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. and at 11:45 for worship service. Tony Lupton is the pastor.

Monday, March 24

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.

Greater Bible Way church: The Greater Bible Way Church of Georgetown, 1518 Hawkins St., will be having a Bible class at 7 p.m.

Woman’s republican club: The Woman’s Republican Club will meet at noon at Applewood’s House of Pancakes in Litchfield. Orangeburg attorney and U.S. Army veteran Bill Connor – who lost the 2010 Republican runoff for lieutenant governor to Ken Ard – has filed to run against U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham in next June’s Republican primary, according to federal election documents will be the guest speaker.

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.

Tuesday, March 25

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

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.

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