Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Be on the lookout for endangered bird
Take your binoculars on your next paddle of the Santee River. The public is being asked to report sightings of the swallow-tailed kite, an endangered-species in South Carolina and considered a species of highest conservation concern throughout its breeding range in North America.
For more information, visit dnr.sc.gov.
Berkeley County invites you to celebrate the new Hanahan Library on Friday, April 26 at11 a.m., at 6326 North Murray Avenue in Hanahan. Parking will be available along Old Murray Drive.
In 2009 Berkeley County Council approved $1.4 million from capital-improvement bonds for the construction of the facility. It will be 6,700 square feet and will include a public meeting room. If more information is needed, contact Ramona Grimsley at 719-4240.
If an outdoor photography class was offered in May at the Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner would you be interested?
The cost would be $25 and would be offered by a local professional. If interested, call 899-5200 or visit www.oldsanteecanalpark.org.
DAR seeks new members
The ladies of Berkeley County are invited to join the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Membership in the DAR honors and preserves the legacy of your Patriot ancestor. Over 200 years ago, American Patriots fought and sacrificed for the freedoms we enjoy today.
As a member of DAR, through participation in the Society’s various programs and activities, you can continue this legacy by actively supporting historic preservation, promotion of education, and patriotic endeavors.
When you join the DAR, you enter a network of more than 170,000 women who form lifelong bonds, honor their revolutionary ancestors and promote historic preservation, education and patriotism in their communities.
For more information about becoming a member of this historic and vibrant organization contact Cathi Lee at GeneralMarionsBrigade@gmail.com
Happy Birthday to Robbie Ballentine, Angela Jackson, Brandon Knight, Lila Lynes, Chrisse Mustapher, Barbara Rogers, Sadie Simmons and Jamie Tuten.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to Elma Atkins, David Ayers and family, Barbra Beach, Metro Borop, Ruth Brassell, Frank Conrad, Spencer Crawford, Wayne Gamble, Claudia Guerry, Dorothy Harris, Louise Harris, Landon Hartman, Liz Howell, Gail Humbert, Lonnie Kessler, Earline Brown-May, Louise McMakin, Janice Mitchum, Betty Rich Morris, David Poole, JR Ramsey, Louise Rich, Peggy Schipmann, Thelma Schurlknight, Carolle Sellers, Trey Smith, Doyle Stock, Flint Swansand, Ginny Tucker, Ray Wadford, Derrick Way, Mae Welch and for any unspoken prayers needed.
Pray for our troops, Gov. Haley and her family, all Veterans, SC Masons, SC Order of the Eastern Star, Rainbow families, and our school system in Berkeley County.
Have a blessed week! If you have news to share, contact Betty Delk at firstname.lastname@example.org before Noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail items to 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479, or call 567-4370.