Jacob Kelley Museum House open house canceled The Historic Jacob Kelley House, 2585 Kelleytown Road, Hartsville planned December 3rd Christmas opening is being canceled due to ongoing extensive restorations. When the restorations are complete we will be hosting a grand re-opening after the first of the year. Look for our posting for this as well as the other open house dates for 2018. As always, the Jacob Kelley House Guild is looking for potential new members.
Kalmia Gardens Holiday Open House Kalmia Gardens, 1624 West Carolina Ave. will be having Holiday Open House on December 3rd from 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Come out and tour the Hart House, enjoy a snack, and a visit with Santa. The event is free. For more information call 843-383-8145.
Pictures with Santa at Simply Christmas Exhibit Missed pictures with Santa at the tree lighting? Grab a picture with Santa at his workshop! Please bring your own camera for pictures with Santa following the 2017 Hartsville Christmas parade.
Tyner Family Reunion The 2017 Tyner family reunion will be held Saturday, December 2, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Kelleytown Baptist Church Family Life Center, 2609 Kelleytown Road, Hartsville. Please bring a covered dish and any old family photos you may have for a special display. For more information, call Mike Tyner at 843-332-0950.
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 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.
The Nutcracker Ballet The Nutcracker Ballet presented by Columbia City Ballet will be Friday, December 15th at 7:30 p.m. at The Center Theater. For ticket information to this holiday tradition, please call 843.332.5721.
Winter Fest cancelled Darlington County Autism Support Group would like to let everyone know that the Winter Fest scheduled for December 2, has been cancelled and we apologize for any inconvenience.
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.