A.A. Meetings - If you drink, that’s your business. If you want to be sober, that’s our business. A.A. (843) 697-3321.
Traffic Safety Checkpoints - The Lane, Greeleyville, and Kingstree Police Departments will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints during the month of July.
Traffic Safety Checkpoints - The Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints during the month of July.
Support - If you are a parent or guard-ian with a child or children with special needs and may be interested in becoming a part of a parent-to-parent support group, please contact Tommy and Michelle Russell at (843) 373-0912 or (843) 356-5714 or email them at pillaroutreach@ yahoo.com.
Seniors Patrol - The Kingstree Police Depart-ment is offering a seniors patrol wellness check. Any elderly, ill or bedridden residents of the Town of Kingstree who would like for the police department to contact them on a regular basis should call Chief Robert Ford. Chief Ford can be reached at 355-5435 or come by the police department and leave your name, phone number, and address.
Memory Dish - Hospice Care of South Caro-lina's Grief Support Group, known as the "Memory Dish" is held the second Thursday of each month from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Williamsburg Technical Col-lege (Administrative Office Building Conference Room). The Memory Dish is conducted by Chaplain Willis Broughton. The contact number for this group is (843) 213-8507.
Program - Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Weight Program will meet on Thursdays at 9:15 a.m. at Ina Miles Store. For more information contact Lillie Jean at (843) 355-3002 or Ann at (843) 382-9696.
Senior Bingo - The senior citizens of Lane invite any senior citizen to join them every first and third Tuesday at Lane Recreation Center on Broomstraw Rd. for “Senior Bingo.”
Weight Watchers - Weight Watchers 2012 meetings will be held at the First Baptist Church of Kingstree. Classes are on Thursdays at 5 p.m.
Screenings - Williamsburg County School District Office of Special Ser-vices, located at 500 North Academy Street, Kingstree, (843) 355-5533, will hold child find screenings each month.
Applications - Mary’s Little Lamb Learning Center will be accepting applications for state-funded (free) 4K program for 2012-2013 Academic School Year. For more information call (843) 382-3417.
Meeting - The Housing Authority of Kingstree will meet every third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at 1022 Lexington Ave., Kingstree.
Support Group - The Alzheimer’s Associa-tion Caregiver Support Group will meet the third Friday of each month from 12 noon to 1 p.m. at the Williamsburg County Library, Main Library’s Meeting Room in Kingstree. Participants may park in the library parking lot. Contact person for this group is Nancy Adams (843)-822-5133. The support group is free and open to the public. All family members and friends are invited to attend.
Registration - Little Smurf Too Child Development and School-Age is in Williamsburg County, located at 1435 N. Longstreet St., Kingstree. The 4K (pre-kindergarten) program is a free program offered through South Carolina First Steps with free transportation. The program will be held from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., starting August 20. To inquire about the program please contact Pamela Williams at (843) 372-6828 or Mrs. Quane at (843) 264-3262 ext. 101 or 102.
WEOC, Inc. Meeting - The Waccamaw EOC, Inc. Board of Directors’ regularly scheduled board meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 31, at 7 p.m. at the Chavis Early Head Start Center, 2811 S. State Highway 41-51, Hemingway. The public is welcome to attend.
Art Collection - “The African American Art Collection of Cassandra Williams Rush” will be displayed from June 5 to July 31, at C. Williams Rush Gallery Of African-American Arts & Culture, 200 Hampton Avenue, Kingstree. Artwork previously exhibited at Francis Marion University and other works of art by notable artists will be featured Tuesdays to Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please call for group and other appointment times, (803) 397-1859.School groups are encouraged to attend all of the educational exhibits, $5 per person with children under six years, $1.
Search - The Second (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who ever served in the 2nd Infantry Division at any time. For information about the national association and the annual reunion in Reno, Nevada from August 23 to August 26, visit their website at www.2ida.org or contact the association’s secretary-treasurer, Bob Haynes at firstname.lastname@example.org or (224) 225-1202.
Day Pass - RuthLouis Adult Health Day Care, Inc. is more than just a day care service they’re a family providing the best in quality care and the staff invites you to come and visit one of their two facilities. They are giving away a free day pass. Daily services include activities of daily living, rehabilitative care, daily activities, and nutrition. The day care also provides Personal Care 1, Personal Care 2, and medical supply services.
Please contact Mrs. Elise Green at (843) 355-2333 at the Kingstree center or Mrs. Queen Conyers at (843) 201-5848 at the Andrews center to schedule your visit.
Honor Flight - World War II veterans wanted to participate in the next Honor Flight to Washington, DC for a one-day trip, which will include a tour of many of the War Memorials.
The day will end with a visit to Arlington National Cemetery and the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then fly home. There is no cost to you, it’s free. The next flight is scheduled for October 24. You can find out more information and get an application on the website, www.honorflightmyrtlebeach.com or by calling (843) 957-8212. Also applications may be picked up from your local Veterans Affairs Office at 147 W. Main Street, Kingstree or call 355-9321 ext. 6302.
Vital Aging Meeting - Vital Aging of Williamsburg County, Inc. will hold its monthly board of directors meeting on Wednesday, July 25, at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Kingstree Wellness Center at 912 4th Avenue, Kingstree. Please call (843) 354-5496 with any questions.
Musical - Swamp Fox Players presents “The Marvelous Wonderettes,” a musical directed by Joe Ford, August 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, and 18, at the Georgetown Strand Theater. Show starts at 8 p.m. and Sundays, August 12 and 19, 2:30 p.m. matinees. For ticket information call (843) 527-2924.
Registration - W.M. Anderson Primary School’s registration for students in child development through second grade will be held on August 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Students registering for the child development program must be four years old by September 1. Returning students must have all fees paid and update all contact information for registration. All new students must have their Birth Certificate, Social Security card, Immunization Record (White DHEC form), Proof of Residence, Medicaid Cards, Proof of Income and SNAP case number. Please bring cash only to pay all past due fees and the student activity fee for students in kindergarten to second grades. If you have any further questions please feel free to contact the school at (843) 355-5493.
Meeting - AARP Williamsburg County Chapter 5360 monthly meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, July 25, at 12 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Williams-burg County Recreation Complex at 2084 Thurgood Marshall Hwy., Kingstree.
For more information contact Mrs. Chambers at 426-4601.
Workshop - Clemson Extension Home Canning Workshop will be held Monday, August 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sumter-Clemson Extension Office, 115 N. Harvin St., 5th Floor, Sumter. The cost is $30 per person, and the class is limited to 15 people.
The topics include water bath, basics of pressure canning, and demonstration of canning food item. Call or email Nancy Harrison at (803) 874-2354 ext. 113 or email@example.com.
Meeting - Williamsburg County Parks & Recreation youth football coaches organizational meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 31, at 6:30 p.m. at the Williamsburg County Recreation Complex, 2084 Thurgood Marshall Highway. For more information please contact Williamsburg Recreation Department at (843) 355-5004.
Cheerleading Camp - Williamsburg County Park & Recreation will be hosting a cheerleading camp from August 6 to August 10, for more information contact (843) 355-5004.
School Registration - Greeleyville Elementary School will be holding open registration for all students on August 2, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. All students returning to GES will need to be registered. All new students that will be coming to GES for the first time, parents will need to bring the child’s birth certificate, social security card, and current immunization card. If for some reason this date and times are not convenient for you, you may come by the school office any day from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. If you have any questions or concerns, please call the school at 426-2116.