THE UNION LIONS CLUB will host a Candy Days Donation Drive. Lions will be giving away candy for donations at the Union County Stadium from 5:30 p.m. until game time, prior to the Union County High School Yellow Jackets football game against Broome. Funds raised during the annual donation drive directly support state and local programs that assist the underprivileged with eyeglasses and hearing aids. These donations also fund a Mobile Health Screening Unit, eye surgeries, and camps for blind youth. For more information, please call 426-8871.
THE FAMILY OF JOSEPH WYLIE JOLLY AND MARY SEPHRONIA CHANDLER JOLLY will hold a family reunion at 1 p.m. in the Tabernacle Baptist Church Social Hall. Please bring a well-filled basket.
The UNION COUNTY S.R.T. (SPECIAL RESPONSE TEAM) will have a free Hot Dog Luncheon at Wal-Mart on from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is invited to come out and meet the SRT members. Bring the kids — we will have equipment on display for them to see and the SRT vehicle set-up for them to tour. Raffle tickets for several drawings will be held and donations are accepted.
THE SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM will hold a yard sale from 1 p.m.-until. The sale, which is to benefit Relay For Life, will be held in the church yard at 1437 Jonesville Highway. For more information contact Donna Smith at 427-0595.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL’S WRITERS’ CLUB will meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at UCAC on Main Street in Union. All writers, and would-be writers, are invited to attend. For more information contact UCAC at 864-429-2817 or email@example.com.
THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE HOUSING AUTHORITY OF UNION will meet 5:30 p.m. at 201 Porter St.
THE AMERICAN LEGION POST 87 will meet at 7 p.m. in the Flats in Buffalo.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL’S TUESDAY NIGHT ARTIST’S GROUP will meet today from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at UCAC on Main Street in Union. All artists are invited to come by and work on their art projects along with other artists. For more information contact UCAC at 864-429-2817 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE TORRINGTON/TIMKEN RETIREES will meet at 6 p.m. at Blue Ocean in Clinton.
SIMS MIDDLE SCHOOL will hold a Technology Night for Parents at 6 p.m. in the library. The focus of the program will be Ipads and their educational uses. The first 30 participants will be able to use school Ipads during the session. Parents attending this session may also bring their own Ipads. Call 429-1755 or email Jennifer Tazerouti at email@example.com if you have any questions about the program.
DESCENDANTS OF GEORGE THOMAS HYATT, AMANDA MAYES, AND JANIE SCOTT HYATT will hold their annual family reunion at 12:30 p.m. at Bogansville United Methodist Church. Please bring a covered dish lunch and drinks. Bogansville worship service begins at 11 a.m. You are invited to attend.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS CONCIL’S MONDAY NIGHT MUSIC will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at UCAC on Main Street in Union. All musicians playing any type of music and audience members are welcome. For more information contact UCAC at 864-429-2817 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE UNION COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL’S TUESDAY NIGHT ARTISTS’ GROUP will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at UCAC on Main Street in Union. All artists are invited to come by and work on their art projects along with other artists. For more information contact UCAC at 864-429-2817 or email@example.com.
THE UNION COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1977 will hold its 15-year high school reunion Oct. 19 and 20. Classmates will meet at the football game on Oct. 19 and at 11 a.m. on Oct. 20 at the complex for a softball game and then hold the reunion from 6 p.m.-until at the Shriners Building on S.C. 49. The cost is $25 for singles and $35 for couples. Call Daniele Flower at (864) 441-2245 or send an email to DMNorman1978@yahoo.com.
THE UNION HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1987’s 25th CLASS REUNION will be held Oct. 26 and 27. The following are our missing classmates: Ronnie Henderson, April Humphries, Gerald Jones, Dwight Lindsey, Charles Morgan, Janet Patterson, Melissa Robinson, Patrick Rogers, James William Smith, Lisa Smith, Ursula Smith, Kelvin Thompson, Cynthia Beacham-Jeter, Mark Adams, Monica Henderson, Ronna Kirby and Christie Wyatt Summers. Please contact Beth Walker Lancaster for more information at (864) 426-3438 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE UNION COUNTY HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION is hosting its annual Biggest Buck Competition. A cash prize and trophy will be awarded to the winner. In season registration is Sept. 1-Nov.30. Contact Catherine M. Childers at 301-2466 for more information.
PAINTING WITH COFFEE continues from 10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the Union County Arts Council on Main Street in Union. All artists working in any media are invited to participate in this informal gathering of artists. For more info contact UCAC at 864-429-2817 or email@example.com.
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.
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.
THE PLANNING COMMITTEE OF THE CLASS OF 1977 is planning a reunion the weekend of October 19-20 2012. If you are a member of this class and have not been contacted but would like to attend; please feel free to call Tammy Roark Fisher at 864-427-2675 or Etta Lautrelle Smith-Lipsey@ 864-426-2645.