•Celebrate Van Wyck Festival and Car Show
, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Community Center, 5036 Old Hickory Road. Food, games, rides, music and more.
Never miss a local story.
, takes the stage at Allison Creek Bluegrass 7 p.m. Sept. 4 at Allison Creek Church on the corner of Allison Creek Road and Hwy. 274 between Lake Wylie and Newport. Doors open at 6. Concessions go on sale at 6:30 and music starts at 7. Free. Everyone is welcome.
, the Queen of Clean Comedy, brings her music and wit to Rock Hill Sept. 4 for aHospice fundraiser
at First Baptist Church on Hood Center Drive, Rock Hill. The evening will feature dessert and coffee. For tickets, go toHospiceCommunityCare.org
or call 803-329-1500.
•Children’s Consignment Sale,
Sept. 4-6 at
Harrison United Methodist Church, 15008 Lancaster Highway, Pineville, N.C. Deals on gently used clothing for newborns, juniors and teens, maternity clothing, baby equipment, bedding, toys, children’s furniture, cribs, strollers, car seats and more. To consign or for more information, go tohumcfaithcircle.org
•Library Book Sale
, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Del Webb library, 7641 Charlotte Highway, Indian Land. The Used Book Room will feature BOGO. Cash only sale.
•Fort Mill VFW monthly cookout
, 6 p.m. Sept. 6, at the Hall, 1442 Harris Road, Fort Mill. Everyone is invited to enjoy barbecue sandwiches, potato salad, coleslaw and beans. $6 per plate. A DJ will provide entertainment.
•Old-Time Music Jam and ice cream social
, 1-5 p.m. Sept. 6 hosted by the Charlotte Folk Society at the Hezekiah Alexander Homesite, 3500 Shamrock Drive, in east Charlotte. For more information, go tofolksociety.org
or call Wanda Hubicki at 704-563-7080.
•The third annual Butts & Bluegrass
, barbecue festival 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 6 at Clover Community Park, 256 Community Park Drive. Activities include a motorcycle show, 5K run, craft show, kids corner, cake walk and more. Tickets are $10, adults; $5, ages 6-12, free, age 5 and younger. Bring a nonperishable food item to donate for a $1 discount. For information, call Lisa Thornburg at 704-214-2892.
, sign up for the Fort Mill YMCA’s comprehensive 12-week small group health and wellness program that includes weekly workouts, full fitness assessments, body composition analysis and nutritional guidance. The program starts Sept. 8. All sessions are led by nationally certified personal trainers. For more information, call 803-548-8892 or email@example.com
, for “The Real Christmas Story” 6 p.m. Sept. 8, at Narroway Theatre, 3327 S.C. 51, Fort Mill. For more information, firstname.lastname@example.org
•Book discussion and signing
, Dr. Robert Chacon and Michael Scoggins, co-authors of “The Great Awakening and Southern Backcountry Revolutionaries,” will be at the Fort Hill History Museum 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 13. For information, call 803-802-3646, email@example.com
or go toFortMillHistoryMuseum.org
of the Anne Springs Greenway 10 a.m. Sept. 6. Meet at the Recreation Complex. For more information, go to ASCGreenway.org or call 803-547-1034.
6 p.m. Sept. 11 as the Summer Concert Series at the Anne Springs Greenway concludes. For more information, go to ASCGreenway.org or call 803-547-1034.
, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 19-20, hosted by the York County Quilters Guild at 1965 Cinema Drive, Rock Hill. For more information, go towww.yorkcountyquilters.org
, for the Fort Mill Community Playhouse production “Wait Until Dark,” 7 p.m. Sept. 21-22 at the Playhouse, 615 Banks St., Fort Mill. Bring a resume and headshot, if possible. For more information, go tofortmillplayhouse.org
or call 803-548-8102
, noon-7 p.m. Oct. 4 at Riverview Presbyterian Church at the corner of Sutton and Harris roads, Fort Mill. Proceeds will be used for local missions and church improvement projects. It will include cornhole competition, hayrides and games. A meal, baked goods, snacks, pumpkins, mums and more will be available. For more information, call Janice Angelo at 803-980-0070 or Dawn Posey at 612-670-4410.
, 10 a.m. Oct. 18, at First Baptist Church, 300 S. Market St., Lancaster. Proceeds will pay the cost of providing meals for 100 local homebound seniors. $10 to walk, $25 to walk and receive a T-shirt. To register or for more information, contact Sally Sherrinat 803-285-6956, ext. 23, or Sherrin@lancastercouncilonaging.org.
, 8-11 p.m. Sept. 20, at Beacon Knoll Club House, 210 Pleasant Lake Club Drive, Fort Mill. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Proceeds benefit the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure for breast cancer.
•Rent a kayak,
at the Anne Springs Close Greenway to take out on 28-acre Lake Haigler. $7 for a one-person kayak, or $10 for a tandem kayak for 30 minutes. To make a reservation, call 803-548-7252.
•The Fort Mill Farmers Market
, is open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday at the corner of Confederate and Monroe White streets.
•Bingo, hot food
, at Fort Mill American Legion Post 43. Call 803-547-2414.
•Fort Mill VFW Monthly Breakfast
, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. the second Sunday of each month Sunday in the VFW Hall, 1442 Harris Road, Fort Mill. Coffee, scrambled eggs, grits, sausage, bacon, hash browns, biscuits, fruit and hot cakes for $6. Open to the public and family-friendly.
, now open at the Fort Mill History Museum. Presented in conjunction with the South Carolina Historical Society, “The Shaping of South Carolina” details the disputes, politics and science surrounding the state’s boundary lines from colonial times to the present. The exhibit features original maps from the collection of the South Carolina Historical Society and the Springs-Close Family Archives, as well as quotations concerning the science of surveying from noted surveyor and Revolutionary hero Gen. William Moultrie. For more information, call 803-802-3646 or firstname.lastname@example.org
•Preschool Story Time and activities
, for 3- to 5-year-olds and their caregivers will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays or 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Wednesdays at the Del Webb Library in Indian Land. No registration 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 803-547-4114 to register.
•The Ballroom Dance Club
, meets monthly at the Fort Mill Golf Club. For more information, email email@example.com.
, at Complete Wellness Chiropractic, 6:45 p.m. Thursdays at the Complete Wellness Chiropractic Office as part of the Charlotte Yoga Club. Cost is $5 for club members and $7 for nonmembers. Call 704-899-5000.
•Preschool story time
, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Wednesdays at the Fort Mill Public Library. Story time and activities for 3- to 5-year-olds and their caregivers.