AARP drivers class can lower insurance costs
An AARP Drivers Safety program will be offered for those ages 50 years and older 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 18 at Leroy Springs Recreation Complex, 971 Tom Hall St. Fort Mill.
Participants will receive a certificate that may reduce insurance rates on collision and liability. The cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers. For more information, call Gene R. Esarove at 547-4553.
Vintage club dinner Sept. 26
The Vintage Club of Tega Cays next dinner meeting will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 26, in the
Phil Glennon Community Center. Cocktails begin at 6:15 p.m. with dinner at 7. Entertainment after dinner will be The Frank Sinatra Experience.
For membership information, contact Julia Rietz at 396-0203 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sign up for arts classes
The nonprofit Master Academy of Performing and Creative Arts in Fort Mill is now registering for fall classes that begin Sept. 25. Classes include Instruments (guitar, bass, piano, violin, percussion), Performance (acting, improv, musical theater, vocal/singing), Dance (ballet, hip-hop, jazz, modern, tap, Bollywood), Creative (photography, costume design) and more. Call The Academy at 803-233-6844 or email email@example.com.
Lions club Candy Days coming soon
The Tega Cay Lions Club will hold its annual Candy Days donation drive along with the more than 5,000 Lions Club members across South Carolina. The Tega Cay Lions will give away free candy mints in exchange for donations at the Walmart in Tega Cay and Harris Teeter in Fort Mill Oct. 26-27.
The services that Lions Club offers are funded by donations received from the general public during Candy Days. Local merchants and others who may be interested in supporting this Tega Cay Lions Club fundraising effort are encouraged to purchase a case (240 rolls) of candy mints from a Lions Club member for $85. Those interested in purchasing a case can call Lion George Sumner at 396-0516.
Womans Club plans social
The Womans Club of Fort Mill will hold its annual social 2-3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29, in the Spratt Building located at 215 Main Street, Fort Mill. Refreshments will be served.
The club invites any woman who is interested in learning about them, the clubs service organization and how members are working to help the community of Fort Mill to join them. They support various groups in the areas of art, education, home life, public issues and more.
It is a member of the General Federation of Womens Clubs of South Carolina, which has more than 1,700 members in 65 clubs around the state. For more information, call ShirLee at 548-1751.
Drawing workshop offered
The Catawba River Art Guild is holding a drawing workshop for beginners through intermediates. What will be covered is contour and perspective drawing, design dynamics for painting or sketching, and color basics and understanding value. The instructor is Herb Dumaresq.
Sessions are each Wednesday, beginning at 10 a.m. on the following dates: Sept. 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10 and 17. To sign up, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 803-327-5065. Leave your name, email and/or phone number.
Fort Mill Lions Club invites new members
The Fort Mill Lions Club meets the first and third Tuesday of the month at Unity Hall in Unity Presbyterian Church with dinner served at 7 p.m. The meetings begin at 7:30 p.m., ending around 8:15 p.m.
Call Lion President John Andrejko at 547-2390 to visit or for more information.
Womans Club of Fort Mill
The Womans Club of Fort Mill will hold its regular meeting on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. at Riverview Presbyterian Church on the corner of Sutton Road and Harris Street (124 N. Sutton Road). New members are welcome. If you would like to help us help others, please call ShirLee at 803-548-1751 for more information.
Waxhaw Womans Club plans homes tour
The Waxhaw Womans Club has scheduled its biennial Holiday Tour of Homes for Friday, Dec. 7, and Saturday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The homes featured in this tour are some of the most beautiful, as well as historical, in all of Waxhaw, N.C. This tour will emphasize Waxhaws architectural diversity. Homeowners can still sign up to be part of the tour.
Individual tickets are $20 or four for $60 and can be ordered at waxhawwomansclub.net or by calling 704-803-2006.
Tega Cay Lions
Tega Cay Lions Club meets the second and fourth Saturday of the month. The meetings are held at the golf club on Molokai Drive with breakfast served at 8:15 a.m. The meeting begins at 8:30 and ends around 9:30 a.m.
For more information, call Lion President Hope MacBride at 547-0974.
Yoga Club welcomes all
The Charlotte Yoga Club in Fort Mill and Lake Wylie brings $5 Yoga, Budokon and Pilates classes to the area. Theres no cost to join at www.meetup.com/charlotteyogaclub.
Vintage Club lowers minimum age
The Tega Cay Vintage Club made a significant change to its by-laws at its July meeting: Now, any resident of Tega Cay who is at least 50 years old can join the Vintage Club. This includes a couple even if only one of them is 50 or older.
Previously, the minimum age was 55 because the meeting facility did not have enough seating capacity to accommodate all who wanted to belong. Monthly meetings are now held at the Glennon Center in Tega Cay, providing more room for diners and additional members.
The club meets on the last Wednesday of each month at 6:15 p.m. at the Glennon Center and holds a variety of outings and activities. Dues are $15 per person a year and the dinners each month are $21 per person, including tax and gratuity.
For membership questions, contact Julia Rietz at 396-0203 or email@example.com.
All artists welcome
The Catawba River Art Guild meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m. at the Arts Council of York County, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill. Guests are welcome.
The Catawba River Art Guild was created to support, encourage and inspire the interest of art and artists in the community. Dues are $5 per year. For more information about the Art Guild and upcoming classes, call Herb Dumaresq at 803-327-5065.