Lawn mower race planned
The event is a fundraiser for the Shriners Club of York County. It will include a children’s area and events, as well as 50/50 drawing, fireworks Friday and vendors Saturday.
Event times are 7 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 adults each day and free for children ages 10 and younger. For details, call 704-451-3751, 803-242-4671 or visit phatbottomspeedway.com.
Fire department plans yard, bake sale
Along with yard sale items, there will be a bake sale, and water and lemonade for purchase.
Lake benefit planned for leukemia society
Enter the reverse raffle by pre-purchasing a $50 ticket and get entered for a chance to win $1,000. Limited tickets available. Call 704-634-2800 or go to gettinluckyonthelake.com.
Library plans book sale
Thousands of books for all ages will be for sale, priced at $2 per inch. DVDs and audio books will also be for sale at bargain prices.
Opening night for Friends members will be 5 to 8 p.m. July 17. Memberships will be sold at the door. Cost is $15 for individuals and $25 for families. The sale will be open to the public 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 18 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 19. All items will be half price on July 19.
Proceeds go to library programs. For information, go to yclibrary.org or call 803-981-5837.
Master Gardener program taking applications
Classes will be 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays through Nov. 11 at the York County Clemson Extension office, 120 N. Congress St., in York.
Contact Paul Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 803-684-9919.
For those who cannot attend weekday classes, there is a statewide online Master Gardener class offered through Clemson University.
Garden Friday to be July 11
Clemson Extension Agent Paul Thompson will lead a session on Turfgrass Insects and Diseases at the center, 835 Edgemont Ave.
Friday in the Garden is a free public service of the York County Master Gardeners, Clemson Extension Service and the Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department.
POP Club welcomes members
The club is open to the public and will give children $2 in tickets to spend on fresh fruits and vegetables and food plants and seeds. POP Club will be available from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 11 at The Market at Inman Farms, 1101 Black Highway.
The POP Club is a nationally recognized children’s program started at the Oregon City Farmers Market in May 2011 to empower children to make healthy food choices and introduce them to where their food originates.
Volunteers needed for York food delivery
Summer reading program sign-ups underway
In addition, there are weekly performances by puppeteers, theater groups, magicians and others. For information and registration, visit www. yclibrary.org.
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