HARTSVILLE HAPPENINGS 10/4
New Market School reunion postponed The annual New Market School reunion will be postponed until the spring of next year due to health issues of some committee members. For more information please contact Jean Gainey 843-621-0129.
Reunion The descendants of George W. Sr. and Etta Mae Watkins Shoemake will be having a reunion Saturday, October 7th at the Antioch Baptist Church Fellowship Hall starting at 12 noon. Bring a covered dish and beverage. Paper products will be provided. For more information call Ann Huggins at (843)639-1928 or Rhonda Ghoens at (843)332-2078.
Moree Reunion Family and friends of Walter, Joe, Cecil, Tugg, and Mattie (Gainey) Moree are invited to our 9th annual family reunion on October 14th at 2 p.m. at the First Church of God of the Reformation, 1823 Kellytown Road. Paper products and drinks will be provided. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish and dessert. For more information call Betty 843-861-1897, Joe 843-339-1338, or Jade 843-858-0725.
Treats on the Streets Main Street Hartsville’s Treats on the Streets will be Thursday, October 26th from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Be sure to enter the Hocus Pocus Costume Contest or Strut Your Mutt Dog Costume Contest sponsored by SPC Credit Union in Centennial Park at 6 p.m. for a chance to win wicked prizes!
Bethel United Methodist Church BBQ sale Bethel United Methodist Church, 2501 Bethel Road, Hartsville, is having a BBQ sale October 27th from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., prepared by Schoolhouse Bar-B-Que.
Fourth Street Baptist BBQ sale Fourth Street Baptist Church will be having a BBQ fundraiser sale on November 9th from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Barbecue will be prepared by Tommy’s Self Service. For more information call 843-373-6400.
Downtown Open House & Tree Lighting Downtown Holiday Open House & Centennial Tree Lighting will be Thursday, November 16th from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.
Santa’s Mailbox Santa’s Mailbox will start Thursday, November 16th through Wednesday, December 27th in Centennial Park. Santa’s Mailbox is for children of all ages to send him their Christmas wishlist. Santa will reply to all addressed letters mailed by Wednesday, December 20th.
Christmas on Carolina Complete your holiday shopping during extended shopping hours at downtown retailers on November 30th, December 7th,14th and 21st from 6-8 p.m.
Christmas Parade The Hartsville Christmas Parade takes place on South Fifth Street and Carolina Avenue on Saturday, December 9th at 10:30 a.m. rain or shine.
Hartsville Farmers Market The Hartsville Farmers Market will be held the second Saturday of each month through December 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Downtown Hartsville.
Brain Injury Support Group The Hartsville Brain Injury Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Hartsville Memorial Library. For more information call Danny Weaver at 843-861-5413 or Monroe White at 843-615-5378.
Alzheimer Caregiver’s Support Group Alzheimer Caregiver’s Support Group meeting will be held the first Tuesday of each month at St. Bartholomew Church located at 103 Campus Drive, Hartsville. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. This will be informational and uplifting as caregivers share their experiences. Any questions, contact Jackie Anderson at 393-8521.
Girl Scout meetings What did you do today? Become a girl scout and join the fun! Create. Make friends. Camp. Sing. Explore new places. Try new things! Become a leader. Make a difference! Girl scout meetings are the second and fourth Sunday from 3-5 p.m. Troop 029 at St. Luke United Methodist Church, 302 Dunlap Dr., Hartsville. Troop Leader is Ms. Ann Boone, 843-858-7821. Girls grades, K5-12th.
American Legion Post 53 American Legion Post 53 invites all veterans to come join us and enjoy a meal on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. For more information please call Mike Jackson at 443-532-4911 or Jim Ousley at 843-332-9340.
Call animal shelter to locate lost, new pets To locate a lost pet, or adopt a new one, call the Darlington County Animal Shelter, 398-4402. To have unwanted animals picked up call Animal Control, Darlington City, 398-4035; Hartsville City, 383-3019; or Darlington County, 398-4401.