River Hills/Lake Wylie EMS update focus of Jan. 15 luncheon

January 11, 2014 

EMS update focus of Jan.15 luncheon

The River Hills Women’s Club will meet at noon Jan. 15 at River Hills Country Club.

Dick Mann, president of Lake Wylie EMS, will talk about medical changes that could have an impact on EMS in York County and also demonstrate the latest CPR method.

Club membership is open to River Hills Country Club members and River Hills residents. Email rhwcmenbership@gmail.com to make a reservation. Email atmryanne@comporium.net to join the group.

Ballroom dance club to meet

The Ballroom Dance Club will host the regular third Friday dance from 7:30 to 10:20 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, in the Oak Room of the Country Club Golf House, 101 Country Club Drive, Fort Mill.

Dress code is dressy casual. All adult ages and skill levels are invited. Music is by DJ Jim Wright. Dances are alcohol free; non-alcoholic beverages are provided. Guest admission costs $10 a couple.

Call 803-329-5764 or 803-980-4000, or visit theballroomdanceclub.com for more information.

Lions launch telephone directory project

Volunteer members the River Hills Lions Club are seeking advertising from local businesses for the community’s 2014 telephone directory.

Ads reach 1,100 River Hills residents. Proceeds help local charities, including River Hills/Lake Wylie EMS. In 2013, more than $50,000 in yellow page sales were donated. Organizations interested in placing an ad should email grc60@comporium.net.

Red Sox pitching coach speaking Jan. 21

Juan Nieves, Boston Red Sox pitching coach, will be the guest speaker at the Jan. 21 Lake Wylie Rotary Club meeting at Good Samaritan United Methodist Church, 5220 Crowders Cove Road.

Lindy Morris, council director for Girls on the Run Tri County, will speak Jan. 28. Morris is a graduate of West Virginia University with a background in sales and sales management. She reached out to the Springs Close Foundation, Leroy Spring Complex and Springfield Elementary School to found Girls on the Run Tri County in fall 2003. Since that first group of 20 girls, GOTR Tri County has served more than 1,000 girls a year.

Girls on the Run is a life changing learning program for girls ages 8 to 13. The program is designed to increase physical activity and emotional health by providing girls with the tools to make healthy decisions and form healthy self images. The goal is to encourage positive emotional, social, mental, spiritual and physical development through curriculum based running and walking activities. GOTR Tri County is a nonprofit organizations supported by volunteer coaches and local businesses who provide funding for scholarship programs. For information, visit gotrtricountysc.org.

Rotary meets at noon. Lunch costs $9, catered by Christopher’s. Guests are welcome. For more information, visit lwrotaryclub.com.

Learn about Wounded Warrior program

The Clover-Lake Wylie Republican Women’s Club will hold its luncheon Jan. 24 at the River Hills Country Club with featured speaker Kim Dault of the Cross Roads Wounded Warrior Archery Foundation.

This nonprofit charity is based in in Summerton and “dedicated to introducing American soldiers wounded since 2000 to the exciting sport of archery.”

Visitors, members and guests – including men – are invited to the monthly meetings. Following an 11:30 a.m. social, the meeting will commence at noon, followed by lunch at 12:30 p.m. Cost of the luncheon is $18 per person. To reserve a seat with or without lunch – please specify – email Carol Waris at nannerw@aol.com by Jan. 21.

To join the club, email nannerw@aol.com. Men may join the CLWRW as an associate member. Annual membership dues are $25; associate members dues are $10.

Historical society meeting Jan. 25

The York County Genealogical & Historical Society will host a meeting at 10 a.m. Jan. 25 at the University of South Carolina – Lancaster Native American Studies Center, 119 S. Main St., Lancaster.

The center is dedicated to documenting, preserving, appreciating, and studying Native America cultures and history. It has information about all the Native Americans in South Carolina’s past and present. Exhibits include more than 1,160 pieces of Catawba Indian pottery – the single largest collection in the world.

Meetings are open to the public.

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 get together for fun activities.

For more information, email momsclublkw@gmail.com or visit Meetup.com.

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

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