DAR meeting for pitch-in lunch Wednesday
ANDERSON — The Daughters of the American Revolution are meeting at noon Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, 230 W. Ninth St., for a pitch-in lunch. Turkey will be provided.
American Indian month will be observed. Chuck Johnson will be the guest speaker.
AHS Class of 1966 meets today at Elks
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1966 will meet for dinner at the Elks Lodge 209, 1803 Broadway, at 6 p.m. today. For information, call Dick Dunn 617-0362.
Workshop/salad luncheon is Saturday
ANDERSON — The Mission Ministry of Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual workshop/salad luncheon at noon Saturday at the church, 1611 E. 43rd St. This year’s theme is “Let the works I’ve done speak for me.”
Workshop speakers will be Evangelist Joan Hearvey of Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church and Sister Elizabeth Edwards of Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church.
The Rev. Dr. Floyd Edwards Sr. is host pastor and Sister Beverly Wright is president.
Church offers rides to Thanksgiving meal
ANDERSON — Free bus rides will be offered for those wishing to attend the John Lawson Memorial Thanksgiving dinner at Cross Roads United Methodist Church, 2000 N. Scatterfield Road, from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20.
Tickets can be picked up at the city bus terminal, 1109 Main St., in advance or the day of the dinner.
The free meal will include turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, corn, cranberry salad, sweet potatoes, cole slaw, pumpkin pie, dinner roll and drink.
Parents Night Out at YMCA is Saturday
ANDERSON — The Anderson YMCA, 28 W. 12th St., is holding Parents Night Out on Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m.
Children can enjoy swimming while watching a movie, and there will be food and games. Cost is $5 per child. For more information, call 644-7796 or email to Ymcamadco.org.
HHS Class of 1966 meeting at IHOP
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1966 will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the IHOP restaurant, 1935 E. 53rd St.
The group meets the third Thursday of each month. For more information, call Linda Reagan O’Bryant at 610-8682.
Household goods giveaway Saturday
ANDERSON — New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, 2318 Sheridan St., will conduct its seventh monthly giveaway of basic household goods from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, while supplies last.
Items will include but are not limited to clothing, dish-washing detergent, body and hand soap, and paper products.
The church’s vision to establish an ongoing end-of-the-month tradition has provided many people with the noted items and continues to strengthen each month. For more information, call 810-1147 and leave a message. Someone will return your call within 48 to 72 hours.
DAR meeting for pitch-in lunch Wednesday
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Community Briefs: April 17
A compilation of community news items as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
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