Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The local Alzheimer's Association has three caregiver support groups in the area held at different locations on the second Monday of each month.
Locations are the Goose Creek library (5:30-6:30 p.m.) on Old Moncks Corner Road, Moncks Corner Medical Center (11 a.m – noon) on N. Live Oak Drive, and the Otranto Road library (1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.) in North Charleston.
For more information, please contact Cawana Wilson at (843) 571-2641.
The Lowcountry DayLily Club will hold its monthly meeting at Berkeley Electric Co-Op, 551 Rembert Dennis Blvd. in Moncks Corner, at 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 27.
Jim and Peggy Jeffcoat of Singing Oaks Gardens will present the program. Both Jim and Peggy are daylily hybridizers, so this should be an interesting program. Refreshments are provided.
Visitors are most welcome to attend the meetings. For additional information, please contact Perry Gaskins at (843) 336-3433 or Brenda Davis at (843) 761-8062.
A free concert by the Woodwind Quintet of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9 in the Berkeley High School Auditorium.
This event is a gift to the public from the Town of Moncks Corner and the Recreation Department. Please come and enjoy a quiet evening with good music, just in time for Valentine's Day.
Call 899-4708 on Monday, Wednesday or Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for more information.
Berkeley County Democratic Women will have an organizational luncheon at Gilligan's on St. James Avenue in Goose Creek on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Susan Smith, president of the South Carolina Democratic Women's Council, will speak. Lunch is by reservation only. Cost will be $12 per person.
Checks should be made out to Gilligan's and mailed to Dr. Jane Pulling, PO Box 478, Pinopolis, SC 29469. For further information, contact Dr. Pulling at (843) 209-3505 or Lrapulling@homesc.com or Michelle Coryea at (843) 830-4916 or email@example.com.
Palmetto Conservation will offer training for volunteers to lead outdoor hiking, biking and paddle trips in the local area at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 25 and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner.
E-mail Archie at blueways@bswcd if you want to volunteer.
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