CLOVER Sweetgrass baskets is the topic of the Clover Woman’s Club meeting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Clover Presbyterian Church, Kings Mountain Street. Frank Gadsen is the presenter. Sally Mann is the hostess.
From 2 to 6 p.m. Oct. 21 the Clover Woman’s Club and the Clover 125 Year Committee will sponsor a tour of the early history of Clover called “The Ghost of Clover’s Past.”
The Little Blue Choo from Cherryville, N.C., will tour passengers around the earliest beginnings of Clover. Rob Pursley from Washington, D.C., will serve as guide. The Larne Building on Main Street will be open to purchase a ticket and for viewing a display of the way Clover was in the early days. The Napa Auto parts will serve as the station to board. Buy your tickets early and come early. Space is limited.
Tickets cost $10 or $5 for children 10 and younger. Tickets will be for sale at the Clover Town Hall, 114 Bethel St., and Good Things Consignment, 104 S. Main St.
Call 803-222-7533 for more information.
to meet Thursday
YORK The Western York County branch NAACP will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the United Men’s Club of Clover. For details, contact Wanda Simril at 803-684-6200.
Lions benefit dinner, auction Saturday
LAKE WYLIE River Hills Lions Club announces plans for its annual River Hills/Lake Wylie EMS Benefit Dinner set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at River Hills Country Club.
View items in person on Oct. 12 and until 4 p.m. Oct. 13 at the club in the Promenade Room.
To donate items for the auction, call 803-371-8083.
Friends of Park announce events
KINGS MOUNTAIN Friends of Kings Mountain State Park announce the following upcoming events:
• Trail Ride and Camp Out, Oct. 12-14. Family oriented event. Register by Oct. 5. Call 704-517-9688 or email email@example.com.
• Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 15, Camp York, Kings Mountain State Park. Nominations for 2013 officers.
• Haunted Farm, Oct. 27. Halloween activities at the Living History Farm in Kings Mountain State Park. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Event volunteers needed and new members welcome. Visit friendsofkingsmountainstatepark.org/.
Luncheon includes murder mystery
LAKE WYLIE The next meeting of the River Hills Women’s Club will be Oct. 17 at the River Hills Country Club. Social hour begins at noon, with lunch served at 12:30 p.m. and the program at 1 p.m.
This month’s program is presented by About Town Tours, the murder mystery “Evil Never Dies.”
Call 803-831-2018 for a reservation.
Rotary hosting debate
LAKE WYLIE Lake Wylie Rotary Club hosts a debate between York County Council Dist. 2 candidates Bruce Henderson and John Rinehart at noon Oct. 16 at Good Samaritan United Methodist Church, 5220 Crowders Cove Lane.
Guests are welcome; reservations requested. Lunch, catered by Christopher’s, costs $10.
For more information, visit lwrotaryclub.org.
on risky behaviors
YORK 4-H “Health Rocks!” training will be offered from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Clemson Extension Service office in York. This new curriculum teaches children ages 8 to 14 the skills to make good decisions about tobacco, alcohol, and drug use and to resist risky behaviors.
For information, visit clemson.edu/chester or call 803-209-0538.
Lions get ready for Candy Days
TEGA CAY The Tega Cay Lions Club will hold its annual Candy Days donation drive, along with more than 5,000 Lions Club members across South Carolina, giving away free candy mints in exchange for donations Oct. 26-27 at Walmart and Harris Teeter in Tega Cay.
Local merchants and others interested in supporting the club’s effort are encouraged to purchase a case (240 rolls) of candy mints from a Lions Club member for $85.
Join MOMS Club
in Lake Wylie
LAKE WYLIE The MOMS Club of Lake Wylie-Clover meets monthly in Lake Wylie.
This is a social group, and everyone is welcome to join.
For more information, email email@example.com; visit Meetup.com, search for “MOMS Club of Lake Wylie, SC” or call 803-619-9228.
Art Guild meets monthly
ROCK HILL The Catawba River Art Guild meets at 10 a.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Arts Council of York County, 121 E. Main St.
Annual dues to become a guild member cost $5.
For more information about the guild, call 803-324-1538 or 803-327-5065.
Send club news and photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday prior to intended Tuesday publication date.