Oldies Sock Hop Sept. 27 in Lake Wylie

September 22, 2013 

Knights host sock hop Friday

The third annual Oldies Sock Hop will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at River Hills Marina pavilion, presented by All Saints Knights of Columbus.

Tickets cost $15 per person and include admission, hot dogs, soft drinks and snacks. Prizes and gift baskets will be raffled.

Music is by DJ Frankie the K.

Advance ticket sales only. Call 803-627-4743.

Yard sale fundraiser Saturday

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church on Ridge Road will hold a Women’s Ministry fall fundraiser with a yard sale, car wash and Buddy’s barbecue chicken plate sale at 7 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28.

Building campaign begins Sunday

All Saints Catholic Church, 530 S.C. 274, will launch its “All Saints Alive” campaign Sunday, Sept. 29, to raise money to build a Parish Life Center.

A minimum goal of $1.2 million and challenge goal of $1.8 million have been set.

The kick-off celebration culminates during Commitment Weekend, Nov. 16-17.

Walsh & Associates, a church fundraising consulting firm based in Minnesota, is providing assistance.

For more information, call 803-831-9095.

Junk in the Trunk sale Oct. 5

All Saints Catholic Church Women’s Organization presents Junk in the Trunk from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 5 at the church, 530 S.C. 274.

Cost for spot – two parking spaces – costs $10. There are 25 spots are available. The vendor is responsible for set up and cleanup.

To reserve your spot and for more information, call 803-322-9924 or 803-831-6293.

‘Light the Flame’ presented Sunday

Unity of Charlotte, 401 E. Arrowood Road, presents “Light the Flame: A vision for a new humanity,” a message about daily challenges, by award-winning author Andrew Harvey at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 29.

Following the service, Harvey will continue his message in a class from 1 to 3 p.m.

Suggested donation is $25 per person. For more information or to register, call 704-523-0062.

Cancer survivors celebration Oct. 6

Steele Creek Presbyterian Church, 7407 Steele Creek Road, will hold a celebration for cancer survivors during the 11 a.m. Oct. 6 worship service.

The celebration will feature prayers, music and speakers from the Susan G. Komen Foundation and Cancer Society.

Following the service, a reception will be held in the Bledsoe Family Life Center where attendees can tie a knot in a prayer quilt for those with cancer or in memory of those lost to this disease.

Everyone is invited to attend. For more information, call 704-588-1290.

Pleasant Hill seeks crafters, artisans

Pleasant Hill/Relevant Church, 15000 York Road, will host its community harvest on Oct. 12. Crafters and artisans are wanted.

Anyone interested should call 704-588-0686.

Craft fair Oct. 19

Grace Presbyterian Church, 2955 Hwy. 160 W., will host an arts and crafts fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 19.

For more information, call 803-548-0800.

Craft and Food Bazaar Nov. 2

Tirzah Associated Reformed Presbyterian Church, 6161 Mt. Gallant Road. presents Tirzah Fest Craft and Food Bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 2.

There will be crafts and baskets for Christmas giving for sale along with canned vegetables, frozen home-cooked casserole meals, fresh baked cakes, cookies and candies and vendors.

Sausage biscuits with juice and coffee will be for sale beginning at 8 a.m., and Thanksgiving dinner with the trimmings at noon, with take-out starting at 10 a.m.

Proceeds benefit the Tirzah Women’s Missions Fund.

Call 803-366-5577 for more information.

Dine Mondays

for HOPE

The Waffle House-Lake Wylie and Knights of Columbus of All Saints Council No. 14475 are raising money for Operation HOPE (Helping Other People Everyday), a statewide campaign to help people with intellectual disabilities.

Every first Monday of the month, Waffle House will donate 20 percent of its proceeds to Operation HOPE.

For more information, call 803-746-5464.

Community Cafe serves lunch Tuesdays

The Community Cafe offers free weekly lunches 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays at Lake Wylie Christian Assembly.

The Cafe at Lake Wylie Lutheran Church in Fort Mill serves lunch 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Donations are accepted.

For information, call 330-289-1243.

Church hosts free exercise classes

Free exercises classes are offered Mondays at Christ the King Church, 13501 S. Tryon St. Class is taught by Kathryn Webner, registered nurse, health fitness specialist and a personal trainer.

The Beginner Strength & Conditioning Class is from 5:30 to 6 p.m. targeting balance, endurance and improved muscular strength.

This class is appropriate for seniors, the non-exerciser, or someone recovering from an injury.

The Group Circuit Class from 6 to 7 p.m. is designed to improve total body strength and cardiovascular fitness.

This class is offered for all fitness levels, 12 years and older. Bring a mat, towel and water.

For more information, email Katwebner@gmail.com. For church information, call 704-587-0073.

Singles groups meets Tuesdays

New River Community Church is holding two singles groups, both meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesdays.

• FUSION is for anyone out of high school to age 24. The group meets at a member’s home in York. Singles can build friendships through studying God’s Word together, serving in the community, having fun, and discussing challenges of life.

• Singles Gatherings is for adults ages 25 and older. The group meets at the church, 133 Carroll Cove Road. Connection and Bible study are the primary focuses. Child care is provided for children 10 and younger.

For more information about either group, email kim@nrcc.net.

Scherer hosts moms

Scherer Presbyterian Church, 4800 Charlotte Hwy., hosts REST4Moms from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of the month.

Mothers begin the morning with coffee, tea and goodies, followed by topics of interest, crafts, conversation and discussion. Children are treated to crafts, snacks and playtime. Annual cost is $10.

Register online at SMPCA.com or for questions email scherer.rest4moms@gmail.com.

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