Registration will continue through June 13 for the Ohio Amish countryside trip, Aug. 11 through 14, with Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism's Happy Travelers group.
The trip includes a tour of the Winesburg Carriage Factory, Guggisberg Cheese Shop, Warther Carvings, Breitenbach Winery, Harry London Chocolate Factory, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Canton Classic Car Museum and other sites.
Cost is $525 and includes lodging, three breakfasts, three full-course dinners, all tours, motorcoach transportation, taxes, gratuities and luggage handling. For details and registration, call Carolyn Snyder at 329-5626 or 329-5620.
Chester youth artists honored with local show
The Superintendent's Art Show Reception will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. June 12 at the Arts Council of Chester County, 123 Main St., Chester. The art show winners for grades kindergarten through 12 will be honored and their artwork will be on display.
The reception will be catered by Summit Restaurant of Chester. For details, call the arts council at (803) 581-2030 or e-mail email@example.com.
Learn to shag with Lancaster group
Line dancing lessons sponsored by the Lancaster Shag Club will be at 7 p.m. every Thursday through the summer at the Lancaster Moose Lodge, 200 Moose Drive, Lancaster.
Each session will include a review of dances learned and instruction in new dances. Cost is $2 per person per lesson. For details, call club president Nita Brown at (803) 286-5694.
2008 reunion T-shirts available from Scott-ites
The Rock Hill chapter of the Scott-ites is accepting orders for reunion T-shirts. The Scott-ites hosted the 28th annual Emmett Scott faculty/student reunion May 23 through 25.
T-shirt orders must be pre-paid. Order deadline is June 13. T-shirts are $10 and T-shirts that need to be mailed are $16. For details, call Johnnie M. McCoy at 329-0521.
Clinton AME Zion hosts end-of-school bash
All school-age children and their parents are invited to a free End of the School Year Celebration at 11 a.m. June 14 at Clinton Chapel AME Zion Church, 302 California St., York. Activities include games, prizes and a cook-out.
Sign up for computer Fort Lawn classes
Computer classes are offered this summer at the Fort Lawn Community Center, 5554 Main St., Fort Lawn. The classes are:
• Basic computer, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., June 18 and 19, $30.
• Basic Word skills, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., July 16 and 17, $30.
• Hallmark creating greeting cards, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., July 9, $20.
• Digital camera Kodak easy share cameras setup using camera, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 23, $25.
To register or for details, call the center at (803) 872-4491.
Friday golf tourney to benefit York Place
The Gene Knight Play for the Child golf tournament will be at 11 a.m. Friday, with a shotgun start at Spring Lake Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Drive, York.
The tournament will be a two-man captain's choice format and will benefit the children at York Place, a residential treatment center for children with emotional disturbances.
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. After the tournament, barbecue will be served and prizes awarded. For details, call the York Place PR Development office at 684-4011.
Citizen group plans meeting on airport issue
An airport town hall meeting will be at 7 p.m. today at New Kirk Baptist Church, 175 Museum Road, Rock Hill. No AOD, a concerned citizens group for the responsible development of the Rock Hill Airport, will conduct a forum about the airport expansion and overlay district. For details, visit www.noaod.com.
Post K meeting is Thursday at restaurant
The local Post K will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Lakehouse Seafood Family Restaurant, 3921 Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill. The Post K is a non-profit community services association sponsoring children's safety programs and a deaf scholarship program. The meeting is for Travelers Protective Association members. For details, call Helen Helms at 329-4490.
Fitness club for seniors will begin on June 16
Westminister Towers of Rock Hill is beginning a new community fitness club for seniors hosted by Grace Lutheran Church. The club will meet from 9 to 10:30 a.m. beginning June 16 at the Grace Lutheran Church Social Hall, 426 Oakland Ave., Rock Hill.
Classes will meet from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The class is limited to 25 participants able to walk unassisted, without canes, walkers or wheelchairs.
The club will focus on improving the overall conditioning of active senior adults, ages 65 and older. Sessions will include light to moderate exercises that focus on cardiovascular conditioning, muscle strength, muscle flexibility, balance and agility.
Jonathan Kimball will conduct the program. Kimball is a certified strength and conditioning specialist with a master's degree in fitness and wellness and is the wellness director at Westminister Towers Retirement Community. For details, call Kimball at 328-5211.
American Red Cross plans local bloodmobiles
The York County chapter of the American Red Cross Bloodmobile schedule is:
• 2:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, Best Buy, 1775 Chamberside Drive, Rock Hill.
• 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Fort Mill Fire Department, 121 Tom Hall St., Fort Mill.
• 2:30 to 7 p.m. June 9, Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church, 421 W. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill.
• 3:30 to 8 p.m., June 10, Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, 1883 Saluda Road, Rock Hill.
• 2:30 to 7 p.m., June 12, Oakdale Baptist Church, 1249 Oakdale Road, Rock Hill.
• 2:30 to 7 p.m., June 16, Red Cross office, 200 Piedmont Blvd., Rock Hill.
• 3 to 7:30 p.m., June 20, Charlotte Knights Stadium, 2280 Deerfield Drive, Fort Mill.
• 2:30 to 7 p.m., June 24, Downtown Ecumenical Rock at First ARP Church, 201 E. White St., Rock Hill.
Applications accepted by Fort Mill housing group
The Housing Authority of Fort Mill will accept applications for the Section 8 voucher program from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 10 at the Housing Authority of Fort Mill office, 105 Bozeman Drive.
Pre-applications may be picked up from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday before June 10 at the housing authority office. Applications are available online at www.hafmsc.com.
Applicants already on waiting lists for other housing programs must apply separately for the section 8 program and will not lose their place on those waiting lists.