Tickets on sale for Lake Wylie Luau Sept. 7

September 1, 2013 

Literary Society luncheon Saturday

The Rock Hill Luncheon Literary Society will sponsor poet, artist and editor Jonathan K. Rice from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at David’s Steak & Seafood, 147 Herlong Ave.

Rice will share his personal approach to integrating art and poetry. A question-and-answer session will be included. Rice will have his books available for purchase and signing.

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Rotary puts focus on Pilates

Jan Kessler will talk about the benefits of Pilates at the Sept. 10 Lake Wylie Rotary Club’s noon lunch meeting at Good Samaritan United Methodist Church, 5220 Crowders Cove Lane.

Guests are welcome to attend. Lunch, catered by Christopher’s, costs $9.

The club’s third annual Lake Wylie Luau is Saturday, Sept. 7, at Red Fez Club’s outdoor pavilion in Steele Creek on Lake Wylie.

Tickets cost $30 in advance, or $35 at the door, and include music, food, wine and beer, plus door prizes.

Sponsors and silent auction items are wanted. Proceeds go to Clover Area Assistance Center Full Choice Pantry Initiative and other programs.

For more information or to order tickets, call 803-517-2190 or 803-627-2242, or visit

A Boating Poker Run also will be held with registration from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Red Fez Club Pavilion. Cost is $10 per hand. You do not have to be a boater to buy a hand. To sign up in advance or for more information, call 803-631-5161.

For more information about the club, visit

Woman’s club tea Sept. 12

Clover Woman’s Club will meet for the membership tea at 4 p.m. Sept. 12 at Neel Cypher’s home on 811 Belwood Drive.

Dues cost $20. Call 803-222-9398 for directions or 803-222-7533 for more information.

4-H, FFA livestock show Sept. 13-14

The 2013 York County Fall Livestock Show will be Sept. 13-14 at the High Tension Ranch, 930 Sandifer Road.

4-H and FFA members from South Carolina will be showing their livestock. Chicken show is at 5 p.m. Sept. 13, followed by the goat show at 6 p.m.. The sheep show is at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 14, with beef cattle show at 11 a.m. and dairy cattle show at 2 p.m.

At 10 a.m. Sept. 14, a horse show will be held at 8024 Park Place Road, York.

The show is free and open to the public. Food will be sold at both locations. For information , call 803-684-9919.

Fish fry served Sept. 15

The River Hills Lions Club is holding a fish fry from 2 to 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at Camp Thunderbird.

Food is provided by Catfish Cove. The menu consists of filet of flounder, chicken strips, hushpuppies, French fries, slaw and tea.

Tickets cost $10 for eat-in or dine out, with proceeds going to Lions charities. Tickets are available in advance at Q2U BBQ Pit, Bagel Boat or by calling 704-583-0349, and at the door.

Historical Society to meet Sept. 15

York County Genealogical & Historical Society meeting is at 3 p.m. Sept. 15 at Louis Pettus Archives at Winthrop University, 700 Cherry Road.

Archivist Gina White will talk about collections in the Louise Pettus Archives.

The exhibit “Pirates of the Carolinas” from the SC State Museum will be on display.

This meeting is open to the public.

Women’s luncheon Sept. 18

The River Hill’s Women’s Club Luncheon will begin at 11 a.m. Sept. 18 at River Hills Country Club.

Interest group sign-up and discussion will be the program. To make a reservation to attend, email Lunch will be served at noon.

Five groups have been added. All returning members should send dues to renew their membership. Mail to Ann Marie Rau/Membership Chairwomen, 34 Catawba Ridge Court, Lake Wylie, SC 29710.

Club membership is open to River Hills Country Club members and River Hills residents. Email Diane Reed at to join.

For other information about the club, call 704-309-3483.

Lions seek auction items for benefit dinner

The River Hills Lions Club seeks donations for its annual Benefit Dinner with live and silent auctions to be held Oct. 5 at River Hills Country Club. Proceeds go to River Hills/Lake Wylie EMS.

Examples of items needed include gift certificates, professional and college sports tickets, artwork, restaurant dinner packages, weekend getaways, automobiles, jewelry, theater tickets and Jet Skis.

Dinner tickets cost $80 per person. Checks may be mails to RH Lions Club/Martin Lewis, 33 Fairway Ridge, Lake Wylie, SC 29710, with memo: Lions Club Benefit Dinner 2013.

For ticket information or to arrange auction item pickup, call 704- 583-0349.

Catawba Art Guild meets monthly

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.

Join MOMS Club in Lake Wylie

MOMS Club, a social group serving ZIP codes 29710 and 29745, offers opportunities for moms and children to join together and enjoy fun activities.

For more information, email or visit and search for “MOMS Club of Lake Wylie, SC.”

Toastmasters meet

in Fort Mill

Toastmasters offers educational material on such topics as overcoming the fear of speaking and giving advanced speeches such as roasts.

The Fort Mill chapter meets at 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 292 Munn Road. Call 803-493-9048.

Send club news and photos to Submission deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday prior to intended Tuesday publication date.

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