A list of fun things to do in our area
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Outdoor concert, final night of the Anne Springs Close Greenway summer concert series 6 p.m. Thursday at the Anne Springs Close Greenway Dairy Barn. Guitarist Caleb Davis will play a blend of jazz, rock, rhythm and blues, and soul. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Admission is free for greenway members, $3 for non-members. Brings chairs, blankets. Soda, beer and wine will be sold. Well-behaved dogs on a 6-foot leash welcome. For more, call 547-4575 or go to ASCGreenway.org.
• The Slave Dwelling Project, 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Fort Mill History Museum, 310 N White St., Fort Mill. For the past three years Joseph McGill, program officer, National Trust Historic Preservation, has slept in dozens of slave cabins to bring awareness to the preservation and interpretation of these structures. Seating limited. Free for members, $5 for non-members. To register, call 802-3646 or go to www.FortMillHistoryMuseum.org.
• Benefit auction and family fun, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Burris Barn, 1471 Banks St., Fort Mill. New and used items, games, food and more. Cash only sales. All proceeds benefit Hearts Secured Ministry. Vendor space available. Call Mike at 704-779-2225.
• Friends Concert, 3 p.m. Sunday, presented by EMK Music and the Lancaster County Council for the Arts at 201 W. Gay St., Lancaster. Classical works by Haydn, Debussy, Manfredini and others
• Adult Crochet Class, 9:15-10:45 a.m. at The Fort Mill Branch YMCA until Sept. 17. Registrants on the advanced level will crochet a Christmas Holly Table Runner. $40 for members and $45 for non-members (supplies not included). Call 548-8020 to register.
• Farmer’s Market, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, 121 Monroe St., at the corner of Confederate Street, Fort Mill.
• Book review and signing, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Fort Mill Library in Baxter Village for Bobbie Harrison, author of “Country Summers.” Sign up to win a free copy of the book.
• Fiddle n’ Pig Shindig, Sept. 20-21 at the Anne Springs Close Greenway. The greenway’s annual barbecue and bluegrass festival draws top cook teams from all over the U.S. to compete for cash prizes. This year’s event includes a chicken wing contest. For more information, call 547-1010 or go to ASCGreenway.org.
• “ Eating Your ‘Weigh’ To a Healthier Weight,” 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 24, at Infinite Wellness Center 1698 Hwy. 160 West, Suite 200 Fort Mill. Free, but seating is limited. to register, call 547-4343.
• Indian Land Rotary’s Annual Fall Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at City of Light, 3000 World Reach Drive (Hwy. 521) Indian Land. Entertainers, businesses, arts & crafts vendors as well as food vendors at this family-friendly event with a portion of the proceeds to benefit local groups. Vendors/exhibitors can call Julie Walters at 803-804-7042.
• Dog Gone Good Time Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, hosted by the Humane Society at Walter Elisha Park in Fort Mill. Fun walk, vendors, pet-themed activities and attractions, entertainment, and music provided by Umbrella Events. The Kidz Zone will include bouncy houses, food and more. All proceeds used to help homeless pets. To register, go to HumaneSocietyofYorkCounty.org and click the Dog Gone Good Time Festival banner on the homepage. • Arts and crafts fair, Grace Presbyterian Church, 2955 Hwy 160 West, Fort Mill, will host an arts and crafts fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19.
• Bingo, good eats, at Fort Mill American Legion Post 43. Call 547-2414.
• Preschool Story Time and activities, for 3- to 5-year-olds and their caregivers will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. or Wednesdays at 10 and 11 a.m. at the Del Web Library in Indian Land. No registration is required.
• Book Clubs for Adults, at the Fort Mill Library. Join other book lovers for a monthly discussion of some great books. Choose the group that best meets your schedule and interests. Call 547-4114 to register.
• The Ballroom Dance Club, meets monthly at the Fort Mill Golf Club. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.