THE MARISHA SHARAY JETER SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION will hold a Cheer Camp Friday, from 9 a.m. -noon Aug. 3 and Saturday, Aug. 4 at the Union County Recreation Department. There will be a meet and greet with some of the USC Gamecock Cheerleaders and an appearance by the Union County High Cheerleaders! All money raised from the fees charged particiants will go to the Marisha Sharay Jeter Scholarship Foundation. Each participant will receive a t-shirt and a snack. Contact Jessica Sherbert if you have any questions at 864-424-9553.
THE DESCENDANTS OF JOSEPH (JOE) AND CARRIE LAWSON PARKS will gather for their second annual Family Reunion at the New Life Baptist Church Social Hall. Please bring your covered dish by 11:30 a.m., and lunch will be served at noon.
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA will hold a Fish Fry Fundraiser at the Monarch Fire Department from 11 a.m.-until. Each plate comes with flounder, french fries, cole slaw, hush puppies, and a drink. Eat in or take out.
THE SINCLAIR FAMILY REUNION will be held at Fairview Baptist Church. Dinner will be served at 1 p.m. Cups, spoons and plates will be provided. Just bring a well-filled picnic basket. Joyce Sinclair, President, and Floyd Sinclair, Vice President. For more information call 426-0529 or 427-3397.
TIMKEN SPORTS COMPLEX will host a meeting at 5 p.m. about upcoming youth boys, youth girls and men’s softball leagues. All three leagues will begin play during the first week in September. All interested players, parents, coaches and umpires are invited to attend. Registration will begin that same day. For more information contact Dolton Williams at 427-0150.
THE UNION COUNTY BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION will meet at 7 p.m. in the Clemson Extension Meeting room. All interested in beekeeping are invited to attend. The program will be presented by SCDNR Biologist Gerald Moore. For information call Bart Woodard at 424-6344 or Jim Stevens at 426-4344.
THE UNION HOSPITAL DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES AND FINANCE COMMITTEE will hold a joint meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Ellen Sagar Nursing Home.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 87 will meet in The Flats in Buffalo at 7 p.m.
THE JONESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1982 will have their 30th reunion from 6:30 p.m.-midnight at the home of Kay Faucette Fowler, 297 C Fowler Drive, Jonesville, off of Pea Ridge Highway. Classmates are asked to bring their own refreshments and lawn chairs. For more information contact Leslie Goings at 466-7759 or Kay Fowler at 466-7333.
THE UNION COUNTY RECREATION DEPARTMENT FLAG/STINGER FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING REGISTRATION has been extended to Aug. 3. Volunteers must be reliable and able to devote 3-5 hours per week to practice and/or games. All volunteers will be required to have a city and county background check. To volunteer, contact Jessica at the Union County Recreation Department at 429-1670 or long onto www.unionscrec.com for more information.
THE UNION COUNTY RECREATION DEPARTMENT AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM is accepting registrations for ages 5-12 years. Students are picked up from Buffalo, Foster Park, Monarch, and Sims. Students receive homework guidance, healthy snack, activities in the gym, and field trips. Please 429-1670 or log on to www.unionscrec.com for more informatino
A VETERANS ADVOCATE is in Union every third Friday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the SCWorks Union office, 103 W. Main St., Union, to discuss eligibility for health care, pension, disability and more.
THE NEW EMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH has opened a free clothes closet in the back of the Municipal Building in Jonesville. Hours of operation will be Tuesday and Friday 9:30 a.m.-noon.
SIMS HIGH CLASS OF 1965 is planning a reunion Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1. For information contact Queen Henderson, 4427-6219; Fannie Means, 674-5805 or Ben Johnson, 426-1399. The class is trying to locate Shirley Dawkins, formerly of Carlisle and John D. Whitmire, formerly of Union. If you have information, please call Queen Henderson.
UNION COUNTY ACTION NETWORK ORGANIZATION (WATCHDOG GROUP) meets weekly on Tuesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at 103 Main St., Union. The public is invited.