Events: What's happening around the county
Community Fun Day
Description: Cathy B. Gardner Community Fun Day. Free car seat checkup. Health screenings. Fun for all ages.
When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 20.
Where: Jasper County High football fields
Church dinner, yard sale
Description: St. Mary Baptist Church dinner and yard sale in support of Pastor’s anniversary. Fish and chicken dinners. $10.
When: 8 a.m. (yard sale); 10:30 a.m. (dinner sale) Saturday, May 20.
Details: Surenda Burrison at 843-305-9577; Coretta Lawyer at 843-575-1137 or Tamika Miller at 843-726-6329
Solar Farms Open House
Description: Dominion, Solvay, and Adger Solar will host an open house to discuss two solar projects. Representatives will offer information and take questions from the public.
When: 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, May 23
Where: Jasper County Government Building, 358 Third Avenue, Ridgeland
Darryl J. Williams concert
Description: For the first time in five years, Ridgeland resident native Darryl J. Williams returns to his hometown with for a concert benefiting Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School’s Beautification Project. $10 advance ($15 at the door).Sponsored by RHHS PTSA.
When: 6 p.m., May 27
Where: RHHS gym.
KT Destiny Center summer camp
Description: KT Destiny Center’s summer camp. Kayaking, swimming, movies. Ages 5-17. $50 per week or $15 per day.Registration deadline is Register by May 19.
When: June 5-July 7
Where: 6750 Tillman Highway, Ridgeland
Details: 843-645-2224 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Class of 1972 reunion
Description: Ridgeland High School Fighting Trojans Class of 1972 reunion. All class members (it doesn’t matter if you marched or not) are invited.Plan to meet in Ridgeland if enough members respond.
When: June 24
Details: Berty Riley at 843-263-6984 or Mary Bright at 912-604-9633
BJEOC Youth Leadership program
Description: Beaufort-Jasper Economic Opportunity Commission is recruiting income and eligible students 9th- ninth- to 12th-graders for to participate in the fiscal year 2017 Youth Leadership/Summer Youth Employment and Training Program.
Details: Parents of rising 9th- to 12th-graders, Call 843-726-5586
New Hope Church services
Description: Services have begun. Freedom Bible College and Seminary will give free credited classes about the Bible.
When: 4:30 p.m. Sundays. Bible study at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays.
Where: 101 Williams St., Hardeeville
Details: 912-790-1004 or 912-306-4840; ask for Dr. Swindle.