Clarendon County briefs: Feb. 1, 2019

Posted 2/1/19

Manning Lions Club Pancake Breakfast is on Saturday

MANNING - The Manning Lions Club will hold its Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. on Feb. 2 at Manning Restaurant. For more information, call (803) 472-0054.

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Clarendon County briefs: Feb. 1, 2019

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Manning Lions Club Pancake Breakfast is on Saturday

MANNING - The Manning Lions Club will hold its Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. on Feb. 2 at Manning Restaurant. For more information, call (803) 472-0054.

E-waste recycling event will be held on Feb. 9

MANNING - The next Electronic E-Waste Recycling event and "Shred-with-Us" will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Clarendon County Administration Building's parking lot. For more information, call (803) 433-4004.

Animal shelter dinner, silent auction event is March 2

MANNING - A Second Chance Animal Shelter Annual Lasagna Dinner by Chef Ted and Silent Auction will be held at 6 p.m. March 2 at Fellowship Hall, Manning United Methodist Church, 17 E. Rigby St. Advance tickets are $15. For more information or tickets, please call at Anne at (803) 460-5535 or Donna at (803) 460-0887.

Think Pink extravaganza will be on March 2

MANNING - Clarendon County Cancer OverComers and the Clarendon County Sheriff's Office are hosting the 6th-Annual Think Pink Gospel Extravaganza at 5 p.m. March 2 at Weldon Auditorium, 7 Maple St. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased in advance by calling CCSO Deputy First Class Annett Smith at (803) 460-3976 or by dropping by Weldon Auditorium.

Tyrone Cummings will be the Master of Ceremonies. Seventeen artists and groups will be featured, including Ernest Pearson and The Singing Disciples, Generation for Christ, TC and the Smith Brothers, Billy Bradley and Heart of Worship, The Gospel Jubilees of Sumter, Church on Wheels, Cindy Ward, Green Hill Missionary Baptist Church Mass Choir, Sisters of Faith, CCSO DFCs Latisha Billie-Geter and Shante Demary, Sons of Faith, Dondre Joyner, Craig and Matthew Varn, Fresh Fire Christian Life Center Mass Choir, Rev. Richard Niles and The Spiritual Tones and SC Gospel Express Minister Hammett. Net proceeds from the event will benefit OverComers, Camp Happy Days and Camp Kemo. By attending, you will be helping benefit individuals in your community who have been affected by cancer.

Summerton Strikes Back with Star Wars event

SUMMERTON - The Force is with the Town of Summerton from noon to 4 p.m. March 2 when Star Wars fans of all ages come together to welcome the 501st Legion. The free event will feature Star Wars arts and crafts, creative activities, door prizes, face painting, light refreshments and selfies with a Stormtrooper. Costumes are optional but highly encouraged.

The event is being sponsored by Summerton's 4 MAIN and Harvin Clarendon County Library. For more information, call (803) 485-2525.

1st Clarendon County Cancer OverComers Walk on May 4

MANNING - The 1st Clarendon County Cancer OverComers Walk will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. May 4 at J.C. Britton Park, 3057 Raccoon Road. The event is being presented by the Clarendon County Cancer OverComers and the Clarendon County Sheriff's Office. The event will feature an OverComers' Walk, a luminary celebration and lots of free food, fun, games and music. Let's Walk Together T-shirts will be on sale beginning in March featuring sizes youth through XXXXL. Youth sizes through adult size XL will cost $15 with larger sizes costing slightly more. Sponsorship signs for placement around the track are available for $100 each, and luminaries are available for $10. Corporate sponsorships for the back of the Walk and OverComers' T-shirts are also available. For more information on sponsorships or how you can volunteer to help, please call CCSO Deputy First Class Annett Smith at (803) 460-3976. In case of inclement weather, the event will be moved to the Clarendon County Community Complex, 10 Maple St., behind Weldon Auditorium.