There will be a contestant meeting Sunday for any girl wishing to compete in the 2016 Miss Camden and Miss Camden Teen Pageant. The meeting will be held at 3 p.m. at Dancing on Broad, 833 Broad Street in Camden.
Join the Kershaw County Library for "The Jazz Age: Charleston and Beyond," a survey of jazz culture through both time and place, using story and film. Dr. Bill Funderburk will lead the discussions. The series will consist of discussions of two movies, a short story and a novel. Come by the Camden Main Library to register and sign out reading materials. The movies will be shown in the meeting room -- there will be two showings of each movie. This series is free and open to the public.
Camden Community Theatre, an affiliate member of the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC), will hold auditions for the hit musical Little Shop of Horrors Wednesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. Auditions are for ages 16 and up.
The 2015 Kershaw County Christmas Parade "A Storybook Christmas" will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m. Held on the second Saturday in December each year, approximately 3,000 spectators turn out for this parade which boasts horses, fire trucks, floats, beauty queens, classic cars, dancing, music, Santa, and much more! To enter the parade, contact Loree Stokes at 432-2525, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or download the entry form at www.kershawcountychamber.org. Simply scroll down on the home page and click on the Parades tab. Entries will be accepted up until Monday, Dec. 7 ...
David Russell is guest speaker for Monday's meeting of the Lugoff Garden Club, to be held at Camden Floral Company, Goodale Avenue, Camden. The owners of Camden Floral, Rick and Tina Deonise will be host and hostess, respectively.
The community is invited to participate in National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week, Nov. 15-21. All of the week's events are sponsored by the Kershaw County Housing Partnership, a United Way initiative. The events are as follows:
TaNyah Radden of Camden was recently selected to participate in the 2015 Miss Jr. Teen pageant competition that will take place on Sunday. TaNyah learned of her acceptance into this year's competition when the pageant announced its selections following interviews conducted in the Columbia area. TaNyah submitted an application and took part in an interview session by the Columbia pageant coordinator.
James Leroy Belk American Legion Post 17 will host its annual Veterans Day program at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Legion Hall, 1047 West DeKalb St. in Camden. The public is encouraged to attend and honor those from our community who made the supreme sacrifice for our country. Cadets from Camden Military Academy and Army JROTC units from Camden High School, North Central High School and Birchwood High School will participate.
Camden ART will open its juried Fall Show in the Bassett Gallery at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County Friday with a reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The exhibition will be on display in the Bassett Gallery through Jan. 8.
The Camden Garden Club will hold its next meeting Monday at the home of Brenda Sullivan. The speaker will be Caroline Matthews, president of The Garden Club of Columbia. Her program will be on what is happening and going on in their club. There will also be a vote on our new members, so the meeting will be closed.