Thursday, July 17, 2014
Thursday, July 17
SAFESITTER: July 17 and 18. Child must be 11-13 years of age to attend. Wachesaw Conference Center in Murrells Inlet. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Register online at www.georgetownhospitalsystem.org.
Summer Reading: Waccamaw Neck Branch will feature Baruch Nature Center at 3 p.m. for ages eight and up. Pre-registration required.
Optimist club: The South Strand Optimist Club will hold itsí monthly meeting at 12:30 p.m. at Applewood House of Pancakes.
Recovery from Loss: Recovery from Suicide Loss, for those who have experienced the death of a family member or friend. 6 to 8 p.m. at the Christian Counseling Clinic, 10126 Ocean Highway, Suite 2, Pawleys Island. For information 314-3578.
CAREGIVER SUPPORT: The Caregiver Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. at Ocean View Baptist Church, 7300 N. Kings Hwy. Call Barbara at 283-2727 or 650-4006.
Friday, July 18
BLOOD DRIVE:160 Willbrook Blvd in Litchfield Beach from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Womenís safety: There will be a womenís safety event from noon to 4 p.m. at Goldfinch & Winlow, 11019 Tournament Blvd, Suite 202, Murrells Inlet.
Saturday, July 19
Homebuyer training: Steps to take in purchasing a home.Lunch provided. Free, registration required. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bunnelle Center, 8263B Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. For information 843-973-7285.
Peach Festival: St. Paulís Waccamaw United Methodist Church, 180 St. Paul Place, Litchfield, will be having their Peach Festival from 4 to 7 p.m.
Shag Club: The South Strand Shag Club will meet at 8 p.m. at VFW Post 10420 in Murrells Inlet. Check out the website at www.southstrandsc.com.
Sunday, July 20
Concert: Surfside Christian Church of Surfside Beach, 340 N. Azalea Dr., will host a Christian music concert at 7 p.m.
Monday, July 21
Summer Reading: The summer reading program at the Waccamaw Neck Branch Library will feature Jerry Wallís Carnivorous Plants from one to 3 p.m. for ages five and up. Preregistration required.
DIABETES EDUCATION: Diabetes Education program from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Howard Adult Center. For information 843-546-6887, ext. 112 or Zach Grate at 843-546-0921.
Genealogy: The Genealogy Special Interest Group meets every 3rd Monday of each month at the Waccamaw Neck Branch Library in Pawleys Island at 9:30 a.m. The meetings are held in the library meeting room.
Tuesday, July 22
MENDED HEARTS: Health Point for Health & Fitness in Pawleys Island at noon. Call 843-685-3378 for information.
Summer Reading: The summer reading program at the Waccamaw Neck Branch Library will feature the Bookworm Club party from 1 to 3 p.m. for grades one to six.
TOPICS TRIVIA: 4 to 6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Registration appreciated. Chapin Memorial Library,400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, 843-918-1295 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Wednesday, July 23
ALZHEIMERíS: 10 a.m. Belin Memorial United Methodist Church in Murrells Inlet. Information at 651-9711.
STROKE SUPPORT : Waccamaw Community Hospital fourth floor dining room 3 p.m. Call 652-1415 for information.
Summer Reading: The summer reading program at the Waccamaw Neck Branch Library will feature story time at 10:30 a.m. for ages birth to four.
Thursday, July 24
DIABETES SUPPORT: Waccamaw Community Hospital first floor classroom at 1:30 p.m. Information at 652-1281 or 652-1638.
CPR: Wachesaw Conference Center at 4367 Riverwood Dr., Suite 160 in Murrells Inlet 6 to 8 p.m. Call 520-8490 or register via the hospitalís website.
Summer Reading: Waccamaw Neck Branch Library will feature Van Doren the Magician at 3 p.m. for all ages.
GCADAC: The Georgetown County Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission meets at noon at the commission office on Winyah Street. Call 546-6081.
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