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  • Thursday, August 28, 2014

Thursday, August 28

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. Adult CPR is covered but emphasis is on pediatric CPR. Fee $20 per couple or $10 for individual. Pre-registration required call 520-8490 or register via the hospital’s website.

History cruise: Travel the Waccamaw and Pee Dee Rivers with Lee Brockington and learn of the contributions of women to the history of the area. Reserve your seat on the pontoon boat with advance payment, meet at Hobcaw Barony Discovery Center. Pack a lunch, bring a folding chair and plan to picnic on the lawn of Dirleton Plantation. Registration required, $50, 546-4623.

Dems Meeting: Georgetown County Democratic monthly meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at the Georgetown County Library on Cleland St. For more information call Michael 340-3097.

SC Cares: SC-CARES Animal Sanctuary in Georgetown is holding a Senior/Retired/Veterans Volunteer Orientation at 1 p.m. (rain or shine). Individuals needed for feeding, tour guides, fund raising, building, grounds and maintenance. For address and information visit the website info@sc-cares.org or call 546-7893.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Friday, August 29

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.

Overeaters: 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.

Saturday, August 30

Shag Club: The South Strand Shag Club will meet at 8 p.m. at VFW Post 10420 in Murrells Inlet. Come listen to some great shag tunes and dance the night away with DJ Bill Jones. Before the meeting, beginning at 7 p.m., Jack and Deborah Mangan will offer a free workshop. Check out their website at www.southstrandsc.com.

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.

Sunday, August 31

RECOVERING COUPLES: Confidential 12 step meeting for struggling marriages. The Litchfield group is Christ-centered. Sundays at 5:30 p.m. at Eggs Up Grill. Questions? Call Tim at 902-1156.

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.

St. John AME Church: St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church of Pawleys Island, 76 Duncan Ave. will have Sunday morning worship service at 11 a.m., church school on Sundays at 10 a.m. with Reverend Alford Buckner, Wednesday night Bible study at 6 p.m. and prayer meeting from 10 to noon on Wednesdays.

Monday, September 1

Golf Tournament: The Bikini Beach Cat Rescue will have a Labor Day Golf Tournament at Blackmoor Golf Course. 1 p.m. shotgun start. For information call Anne Younger 302-438-2740.

Overeaters: 6 to 9 p.m. at St Peters Lutheran Church, 65 Crooked Oak Dr., at the intersection with Highway 17. For information call 222-3416.

Celebrate Recovery: A biblically-based, worldwide 12 Step program and support group for those suffering from any hurt, hangup or habit meets at 7 p.m. at Grace Church Waccamaw in Litchfield. For more information, email crgracechurch@aol.com or call 235-6400.

Tuesday, September 2

Sheriff’s Advisory Board: The Sheriff’s Advisory Board meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. at the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office, 430 N Fraser St.

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.

Litchfield leaders: Interested in growing your business? The Litchfield Leaders Chapter of BNI-Business Network International meets every Tuesday morning from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at bisQit in the Hammock Shops in Pawleys Island. Call David Hays at 843-251-4896 or visit www.bni.com for more information.

Bereavement support: A bereavement support group meets twice monthly on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 9:15 – 10:30 a.m. in the Parish Life Center of Precious Blood Catholic Church, 1633 Waverly Road, Pawleys Island. The group is facilitated by Harrison Grey, D.Min., Ph.D., bereavement coordinator for Tidelands Community Hospice of Georgetown (546-3410.)

Lions Club: Meets at 6:30 p.m. at Hanser House Restaurant first and third Tuesday of month for dinner and program. Call 237-8316 for info.

AIRPORT COMMISSION: The Airport Commission will meet at 6 p.m. at Georgetown County Airport. To contact the commission, call chairman John Meehan at 235-8811. To contact the airport, call Rick Westfall at 545-3638.

Wed., September 3

farmers Market: The Pawleys Island farmers market at the Waccamaw Regional Recreation Center is every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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.

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

WAVE WEDNESDAY: Support Waccamaw High School by dining at the Murrells Inlet area Chick-fil-A from 5 to 8 p.m. Ten percent of all sales made during these hours will be donated to WHS.

Thursday, September 4

Free courses: Lectures, demonstrations and workshops offered free from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. to introduce the fall lineup of Osher Lifelong Learning Istitute courses at Litchfield Education Center, 14427 Ocean Highway. For information call 349-6584.

Waccamaw library: Sponsored by the Friends of Waccamaw Library, First Thursdays feature a special guest presentation, art display and refreshments at 7 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.

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.

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.

ZONING BOARD: The Zoning Board of Appeals will meet at 5:30 p.m. at County Council Chambers in the Courthouse. Call 545-3158.

WACCAMAW AREA: Waccamaw Neck Area Council will meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Litchfield Exchange Community Room. The public is invited to attend this informational meeting about upcoming Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce events and member benefits.

Masonic Lodge: Pawleys Island Masonic Lodge #409. 75 Haunted Trail, Pawleys Island. Regular Communication meets monthly on the first Thursday. Dinner at 7:15 p.m. and meeting at 8 p.m.

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