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HARTSVILLE HAPPENINGS

on Monday, 07 June 2021. Posted in News, Arts & Culture, Editorials, Local News

Editor’s Note: Due to the coronavirus epidemic, many events have been cancelled or rescheduled. Please check with the sponsoring organization of each event. COVID vaccine clinic for age 12+ COVID-19 vaccines will be scheduled in the Carolina Pines Medical Group Walk-In Clinic, 701 Medical Park Drive, Suite 103, Hartsville on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. to individuals age 12+. Appointments may be made by calling 843-339-2665. Appointments are required to receive the vaccine so our facility can ensure that we have adequate supply for those wishing to be vaccinated. Farmer’s Market produce vouchers for seniors Senior citizens in the Pee Dee region may be eligible for $25 worth of fresh produce under a South Carolina Department of Social Services program. People 60 years old and older can get $25 worth of coupons that can be used at participating farmers’ markets to purchase fresh produce. Due to COVID-19 virus, applications for the Farmer’s Market Produce Vouchers must be completed online at the Department of Social Services website, wwwdss.sc. gov. Applicants must be a senior age 60 or older; have a valid driver’s license or state issued ID (must be presented to pick up); income guidelines will apply with application, and live in Darlington County. At the time of application, you will be given an application number. After your information has been verified for eligibility an approved number will be sent to you, which you must present with your driver’s license or state issued ID at the time of pick-up. The coupons will be issued at: Lamar - June 8, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Robert L. Grooms Building.; Darlington - June 10, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fitness World Gym.; Society Hill - June 16th - 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Society Hill Community Center; Hartsville - June 17, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - T B Thomas Recreational Center. For additional information, contact the Darlington County Council on Aging at (843) 393-8521. Hartsville Fire Department Hartsville Fire Department now has stickers you can put on your door or window at home to inform the fire department there is a pet in your home. You can come by Hartsville Fire Department at 111 S. 7th St. to pick one up. Deer Creek Ranch and Horse Rescue Deer Creek Ranch and Horse Rescue, 3047 Patrick Hwy., Hartsville is a horse rescue ranch with a mission of rehabilitating and restoring abandoned horses to good homes. They also offer horse camp for ages 7+, trail rides, fishing, petting zoo, birthday parties and many more activities. Go check them out and enjoy the beauty of this 80 acre ranch! Hartsville Memorial Library The Hartsville Memorial Library, 142 E. College Ave., has a variety of events for children and adults. Find their monthly calendar and learn more at darlington-lib.org or by calling 843-332-5115. Community meeting Stop The Violence Peacemakers Ministry invites you to join us as we support our neighbors affected by community violence. We urge all citizens/organizations to come hear about upcoming initiatives in the Darlington/ Hartsville community. Membership is open to all ages. Refreshments will be served. The meeting will be held on June 12, 11:30 a.m. at Mended Hearts Ministries, 1586 Harry Byrd Highway, Darlington. Christian Recovery meeting location Christian Recovery is now meeting at New Providence Baptist Church, 1884 Antioch Road at the corner of North Center Road. The meeting is every Thursday at 7 p.m. All those struggling with addiction and family members are welcome. For more information, call 843-992-5222 or 843-307-7193. 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’s Church, located at 103 Campus Drive, Hartsville. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. For questions, please call 843-332-8765 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Alcoholics Anonymous Alcoholics Anonymous will have meetings daily at 310 S. McFarland St. For more information, call 843-307-8565 or 803-528-4131.