Amanda McNulty, Clemson Extension agent and host of Making it Grow will be the speaker for Lugoff Garden Club's third meeting of the year on Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Judy Baxley on Holly Berry Lane in Lugoff. The Emmy award-winning Making it Grow is a live, interactive, call-in program produced by ETV and Clemson University. Her handcrafted garden hats (and she means that literally) have their own legion of followers. It ...
The Grace Episcopal Church Women have produced its annual Camden calendar with drawings of residences and other significant structures in Camden and its environs. Local artists have generously donated their time and talent to produce the pen and ink representations used in the calendar. Porch, veranda, piazza, stoop and lanai are all names for an outdoor gathering place in Southern homes. As the quintessential welcoming spot to sit and visit, the front ...
The CamBand Annual Fruit Fundraiser runs from Oct. 31 until Nov. 24 via online order.
Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is being observed across the country next week, the week before Thanksgiving. The Kershaw County Housing Partnership is sponsoring the following local events in the hope that all citizens will participate in at least one:
The Camden Garden Club will hold its next meeting on Monday at the home of Donna Freyer. Normally there is a speaker along with a program for members, but this month will be a special hands-on program on making and designing arrangements.
The King Haiglar Garden Club will meet on Monday at 3:30 p.m. Jan Tilford will host the group at 1709 Mill St., in Camden. Virginia Isler and Sherry Sweet-Miller will co-host. There will be a social time with refreshments for all to enjoy.
By DEON LEGETTE Special to the C-I Avoid common pitfalls that can turn a festive Thanksgiving meal into a food borne illness disaster. Preparing and cooking a turkey safely can determine whether family and friends simply enjoy a delicious meal, or if they will end up with an unpleasant food borne illness. How leftovers are handled will also affect the health of those who will be finishing up the feast ...
The United Way of Kershaw County will host its third annual Chili Cook-off Saturday at downtown Camden's Town Green. Music will be provided by Fair Jam from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Reflections from 12 to 3 p.m. Chili will be served from 12 to 2 p.m. Premier sponsors of the event are SAFE Federal Credit Union and Lugoff Automotive Group.
Relay for Life of Kershaw County will host its 2014 kick-off Tuesday 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Kershaw Chamber of Commerce. The chamber is located at 607 Broad St., in Camden.
The choirs of Bethesda Presbyterian Church of Camden and Bishopville Presbyterian Church are preparing for a program of sacred music to be presented Sunday and Nov. 17.
On Oct. 10, at the Price House, the ladies of the Hobkirk Hill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) were enthralled by Jean Sherill, left, as she presented an informative program about the preservation of Mount Vernon. Sherill has been on the board of the Mount Vernon Ladies Association for 11 years. She shared the story of a group of a ladies who banded together in 1853 to save George Washington's ...
The Grace Episcopal Church Women have produced its annual Camden calendar with drawings of residences and other significant structures in Camden and its environs. Local artists have generously donated their time and talent to produce the pen and ink representations used in the calendar.
By HALEY ATKINSON C-I (Camden, S.C.) Localife editor firstname.lastname@example.org Two local haunted house attractions have recently garnered national attention. Kreepy Hollow and Scream Acres, both located in Lucknow, between Camden and Bishopville, were voted respectively No. 1 and No. 3 haunted houses in South Carolina by www.hauntworld.com, a site that rates such attractions throughout the country. Kreepy Hollow is owned by Benji Sims and offers a ...
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Be it known that the 43rd annual Revolutionary War Field Days will be held at Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site on November 2-3. Field Days are a panorama of life during the Colonial and Revolutionary War eras that's entertaining to both families and history buffs.
Swift Creek Church in Boykin will be filled with music and fellowship on Saturday beginning at 5 p.m. The gospel-style singing will feature various local choirs and all proceeds will also be donated to local choirs.
Some of the most cherished Christmas customs and symbols were introduced in Britain and America during the 19th century Victorian Era, particularly the 1840s.
Drs. Moss and Owen of Camden recently provided dental screenings for children at Jackson Elementary School. Above, Dr. Cathy Moss screens a young student. In two hours, the dentists were able to screen 500 children.
"The Community Medical Clinic (CMC) held a festive 15-year anniversary party on November 14 at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. Four hundred community supporters were invited to a red carpet awards show. Their collective efforts represent a community resolve that has provided health care to more than 5,000 Kershaw County patients from 1998 to 2013. This event was a thank you to clinic volunteers who have unselfishly given their time and financial assistance.
Camden ART's annual fall show will be on exhibit at the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County beginning Friday and lasting until Jan. 16. A reception will be held Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Bassett Gallery coinciding with the annual performance of The Nutcracker. (The FAC is closed for Christmas break from Dec. 23 until Jan.) A special viewing of the show during this time can be arranged by calling the FAC at 425-7676.
The Camden Community Concert Band (CCCB) will present its annual Christmas concert on Sunday at the Performing Arts Center at Camden High School. The show begins at 3 p.m. and admission is free.
The Camden Junior Welfare League presents the 37th annual Candlelight Tour of Homes on Saturday from 3 to 8 p.m. The tour will begin at the Camden Archives and Museum, where tour programs will be available and tickets may be purchased. Tour programs include home and site descriptions, maps, merchant information, sponsors, and general League information.
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