The Cheraw Chronicle and Chesterfield Advertiser is your community newspaper. One of the ways we involve ourselves is by running the events and happenings of the community in our weekly calendar. Send us your event listing no later than noon the Monday prior to publication (Thursday) and we will list your event in the newspaper. There is no charge for most event listings. To list your event, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 843-537-5261.
WHEN: June 17,-20, 8:30am-noon
WHERE: Westside Baptist Church, Cheraw
WHAT: Vacation Bible School. This year’s theme: God’s Big Back Yard. Transportation available.
WHEN: June 17,-20, 6 pm-8pm
WHERE: Pleasant Grove AME Zion Church. 2729 Pleasant Grove Church Road, Cheraw,
WHAT: Vacation Bible School
WHEN: June 17,-21, 9:30am-noon
WHERE: Coker College Baseball Complex, Hartsville
WHAT: Coker College will be starting their five sessions which will be devoted to pitching, hitting, bunting and base running. The camp is open to players ages 6-17 and the cost is $65 for the week. Participants will need to bring their own bat and glove.
CONTACT: 843-383-8105 or 843-383-3534
WHEN: June 19,-21, 6 pm-8pm
WHERE: Free Worship Ministries, 915 Chesterfield HWY.
WHAT: The House of Freedom Fellowship Church invites you to their Re-boot Revival. Their will be guest speakers for this event. Come and join.
WHEN: June 21
WHERE: Maranatha Church, beside the airport
WHAT: Maranatha will be selling fish fry plates at $7 a plate. You can eat in or take out. You can call for tickets. Thanks for your support.
BLACK AND WHITE GALA
WHEN: June 22, 6-10PM
WHERE: SiMT Building, 1951 Pisgah Road, Florence
WHAT: CareSouth Carolina is having its fourth annual black and white gala. The purpose is to raise funds and awareness of HIV/AIDS in our local community. Tickets are $50 for a couple and $30 for an individual.
WHEN: June 22, 8-11AM
WHERE: Historic Cheraw Residences, Maps available
WHAT: Cheraw Arts Commission is having its Artsy Yard Sale. There will be household items to furniture and more. Look for Balloons and Artsy Yard Signs.
CONTACT: 843-537-8420 X12
WHEN: June 22, 12pm
WHERE: Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 7515 Hwy. 52 N, Cheraw
WHAT: The Church invites you to join them and their Fun day. There will be food, play equipment and games for children and games for adults. Also join for Family and Friends day Sunday at the 9 am worship service.
WHEN: June 23, 11am
WHERE: St. Matthew Baptist Church
WHAT: Rev. Theodore Hillian, Jr. will be guest speaker at that morning Youth Service.
WHEN: June 23, 4:30pm
WHERE: Empowerment Temple Life Changing Ministries, 36 Davis St. Cheraw
WHAT: Friends and Family fun day. Pastor Robert Capers will be the guest speaker for this event. Everyone is invited.
WHEN: June 23,-27, 6pm
WHERE: North Cheraw Baptist Church, 101 Hartzell Ave., Cheraw
WHAT: Vacation Bible School with classes for nursery through adult. There will be snacks and games and learn to conquer your fears.
WHEN: June 25,
WHERE: Hospice Office, 700 W. Blvd, Chesterfield
WHAT: Hospice of Chesterfield County will sponsor a Lunch and Learn community training on End-of-Life care issues. Bring your lunch, drinks will be provided. Call Cindy for Information or to register.
CONTACT: 843-623-5526 or 800-572-9322
WHEN: June 27, 7:30pm and 8:45 pm
WHERE: Cheraw State Park
WHAT: Come out and enjoy a Hockey Stick putting contest and long drive Contest at 7:30, entry fee of $1 per shot. This will be followed by the showing of Happy Gilmore starting at 8:45. Popcorn and drinks will be on sale for $1 each.
4th OF JULY
WHEN: July 4, 5pm until after the fireworks
WHERE: Main Street, Hamlet, NC
WHAT: Family Fun Day including Games, Waterslide, Music and Food. Take a tour of the historical RR Depot and Museums. Bring you lawn chairs and enjoy fireworks beginning at 9pm.
WHEN: July 8,-12, 9am-5pm
WHERE: Crabtree Memorial Recreation Center, 1004 Crabtree Lane, Myrtle Beach
WHAT: Advantage Basketball Camp, recently picked as one of the top camps in the country by Sports Illustrated, will be starting this summer. The Cost is $145 to $265.
CONTACT: 425-670-8877 or 404-425-0890
WHEN: July 13, 6pm
WHERE: Gospel Tabernacle Church 549 Deaton Street, Ruby
WHAT: Anniversary Celebration for Pastor Marie Moore and the Spiritual Stars of Ruby.
CONTACT: 843-634-3730 or 843-337-9934
4-H SUMMER CAMP
WHEN: August 5,-9 10 am
WHERE: W.W. Long 4-H Leadership Center, 82 Wire Road, Aiken
WHAT: South Carolina 4-H has started accepting people for summer camp. Drop off is Monday at 10 am and Pick up is Friday at 10 am. Tuition for camp is $250 for members and $260 for non members (limited scholarships may be available).
SUMMER FEEDING SERVICE PROGRAM
WHEN: June 10-August 9
WHERE: Vision Educational Center 206 W Main St Dillon, SC 29536
WHAT: The Summer Feeding Service Program helps give food to those in need. Any Church, Organization, apartment complex, summer program and individual is welcome to participate. Training will be held June 6 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.
WHEN: Second Saturday of each month 8:30am
WHERE: Westside Baptist Church Family Life Center
WHAT: Men’s Prayer Breakfast.
WHEN: Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Faith Temple Church, 4044 Delta Heights Road, Wallace
WHAT: There will be a Bible “seed of faith” study for you and your family. Gain understanding of your purpose and your destiny.
CONTACT: For information call 843-377-9375.
CLASSIC CAR CLUB
WHEN: 2nd Monday at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Shoney’s 905 E. 5th St., Hartsville
WHAT: If you own or have an interest in classic cars, trucks or motorcycles, join us.
CONTACT: Mike Northcutt 843-332-5015 or 843-621-8031 or Harry Wallace 843-332-1836 or 843-229-2923.
WHEN: 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.
WHERE: The Lodge located on the N. Marquis Highway
WHAT: Monthly meetings for lodge #1112 and 152. If you are interested in joining, come and enjoy a meal and entertainment before the meetings.
CONTACT: John Briggs 843-332-6570, Harry Wallace 843-332-1836, Ron Howard 843-332-0889 or Orville Anderson 843-857-8540.
AMVET MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
WHERE: Post 177, Wallace
WHAT: Membership Drive. Sign up or re-new your membership. All military branches welcome.
CONTACT: Earl Hood at 843-439-0401 or Melvin Cohoon, 843-862-5883.
GREATER PEE DEE ANIMAL RESCUE MEETING
WHEN: 6 p.m., Last Saturday of each month.
WHERE: Mary’s Restaurant, Market St., Cheraw
WHAT: Hot dog sale at Cheraw IGA the first Saturday of each month.
CONTACT: Call 843-537-5763 or 843-535-2294.
WHERE: Chesterfield County Animal Shelter.
CONTACT: Debbie Farhi at 704-451-955 or Susan Helms 704-361-3879.
WOMEN SUPPORT GROUP
WHEN: Every Thursday at 4 p.m.
WHERE: 339 N. Page St., Chesterfield
CONTACT: Sheila Awe at 843-623-7364 or email@example.com
GREATER CHERAW CHILDREN’S CHORUS & YOUTH CHORALE
WHEN: Remainder of the year, until spots are filled
WHAT: Auditions for the greater Cheraw Children’s Chorus and Youth Chorale. Call to schedule a time.
CONTACT: Ms. Wilkerson at 843-601-5745
WHEN: Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday night at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Chesterfield Presbyterian Church, 209 W. Main St., Chesterfield
WHAT: Tuesday-Open Discussion; Thursday-Open Step Discussion; Saturday-Open Big Book. Third Saturday of each month will be an open speaker meeting.
WHEN: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
WHERE: Old Health Dept., 212 Church Street, Cheraw
WHAT: Monday- Open Big Book Study at 8pm; Tuesday- Open Discussion at Noon;
Wednesday- Open Discussion at 8 p.m.; Friday-Open Discussion at 8 p.m.,
Saturday- Open 12&12 Study at Noon; Sunday- Open Discussion at 8 p.m.,
Last Sunday of the month is a speaker meeting at 8 p.m.
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY AL-ANON MEETINGS
WHAT: AL-ANON helps families and friends of problem drinkers recover from the impacts of a loved one’s drinking.
WHERE: AA Hut (Old Health Dept.), 212 Church St., Cheraw, Zion United Methodist Church, 671 Zion Church Road, Pageland, and Chesterfield Presbyterian Church (Across from The Chesterfield County Courthouse), 209 W. Main St., Chesterfield
WHEN: In Cheraw; Mondays at 8 p.m., in Pageland: Wednesdays at 8 p.m.; In Chesterfield: Saturdays at 8 p.m.