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 COUNTY HUMAN SC HUMAN RESOURCE ASSOCIATION will meet from noon-1 p.m. at the Union County Advanced Technology Center, 1401 Furman L. Fendley Highway, Union. Larry Jolly, Regional Vice President for SCMEP (South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership) will be the guest presenter. He will speak on “What is SCMEP and how does it benefit local businesses?”
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.
TORRINGTON/TIMKEN RETIREES will meet a 6 p.m. at the Forest Street Grill in Jonesville.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL’S GALLERY will be open from 12-4 p.m. today. This is the final day to see the exhibit “Three Generations of Union Artists.” Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 for more information.
MASTER GARDENERS will met at 6 p.m. at the Clemson Extension Meeting Room. We will discuss the flower show coming up in October. All former members and Garden Club members please try to attend. Please bring a covered dish.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL WRITERS’ GROUP meets tonight from 6-8 p.m. at the UCAC Gallery on Main Street in Union. Author Joshua Mims will be the guest speaker and will tell about his experiences as a published author. Meeting is open to the public. Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 for more information.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 87 will meet in The Flats in Buffalo at 7 p.m.
THE “TUESDAY NIGHT ARTISTS’ GROUP” will meet at the UCAC Gallery on Main Street in Union on Aug. 14 and 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.. Any artist working in any medium may attend this informal group of like-minded artists. Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 for more information.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL will hold the opening reception for the new show, “A Celebration of Watercolor,” featuring the work of Greenville’s Ashley Kirby. The reception will be held from 2-4 p.m. at the UCAC Gallery on Main Street in Union. The public is invited to attend. Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 for more information.
MONDAY NIGHT MUSIC at the UCAC Gallery on Main Street in Union from 6:30-8:30 p.m.. All musicians playing any type of music are invited to attend. The public is invited to listen for free. Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 for more information.
THE SIMS HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1968 will have their class picnic beginning at 1 p.m. at Foster Park, Shed #4. For addtional information feel free to call 674-6799. See you there.
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.
“PAINTING WITH COFFEE” meets from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Union County Arts Council’s Gallery on Main Street in Union. Any artist working in any medium may attend this informal group of like-minded artists. Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 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.