Please join the following events at the HARTSVILLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY on Wednesday’s beginning at 10 a.m. from June 12 through July 24.
>> June 12 – Space Adventures featuring Bright Stars and children’s theaters
>> June 19 – The Sky is Falling featuring Pork Chop Productions and children’s theater
>> June 26 – Sea Constellations featuring the South Carolina Aquarium Rovers and a live animal show.
>> July 3 – Animal fun featuring Narrow Way Nature Center with live animals
>> July 10 – Stellar stories featuring Jef the Mime with an interactive theater
>> July 17 – Launch into Magic featuring Captain Awkwardman magic show.
>> July 24 – All Systems Go featuring ScienceSouth’s interactive show.
Preschool story time will be held on Tuesday and Thursday from 10-11 a.m.
The SWAMP FOX QUILTERS GUILD monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, June 6, at 10 a.m. at the Hartsville Museum, located at 222 N. Fifth St., Hartsville. This will be the opening of the guild’s annual challenge exhibit, “Through the Eye of the Needle.” Members are reminded of the change of time and place.
The art of great gospel music returns to Pride Park 630 S. 6th St. on Sunday, June 9, with the GOSPEL IN THE PARK SERIES. In recognition Men's Health Month, the event will feature a mini health fair, blood pressure screenings, BMI, prostate cancer information and more. A devotional service will be led by Pastor Debbie Bowen-Davis and The Agape Fellowship AME Church Family of McBee. Live gospel entertainment will be by Bobby Wilson and the Chosen Ones of Bishopville, the Soulful Messengers of Kingstree, and national gospel recording artist Helen Miller-Best, known as The Gospel Whirlwind, singing all her hit gospel songs. Bring your lawn chairs and an open heart. For information, call Sister Barbara Carraway at 843-409-5241.
The HOUSING AUTHORITY OF HARTSVILLE will hold a special board meeting on Wednesday, June 12, at 10 a.m.
Join the HARTVILLE BRANCH OF THE NAACP monthly members meeting Monday, June 17, at 6 p.m. at Jerusalem Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 301 S. 6th Street. Guest Speaker will be Pastor Reginald Floyd. He will speak on The Emancipation from slavery and the Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom Day. Light refreshment will be served. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more , call Lunella Williams, president, at 843-616-1294.
The Best Chance Network, Invision Diagnostics and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control have teamed up to offer high-quality free BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS for women ages 40 to 60 who do not have insurance or are underinsured. The event will take place on Wednesday, June 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Darlington Housing Authority, 324 Bacote St., Darlington. For more information or to make an appointment, call 877-318-1349 Ext 1.
The Greater Hartsville Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Outlook Series continues with a HEALTHCARE FORUM on June 19 at the Butler Heritage Auditorium, 1103 S. 6th St., Hartsville from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are $25 and include lunch.The session will be led by Christian Soura, vice president of policy and finance for the South Carolina Hospital Association, who will discuss the future of healathcare and how it pertains to the business community. For more information, call the chamber at 843-332-6401 or visit the website www.hartsvillechamber.org.
Join the DEMOCRATIC WOMEN OF DARLINGTON COUNTY monthly meeting on Monday, June 24, at 6 p.m. at Jerusalem Baptist Church, 301 S. 6th St., Hartsville. We're on the move in our communities, Hartsville, Darlington, Lamar and Society Hill and are sponsoring a voter registration drive and get out the vote drive. For more information, call Davita Malloy 843-339-8967, Elaine Reed 843-307-7086, Shari McFadden 843-206-4185 or Barbara Carraway 843-409-5241.