•Allison Creek Bluegrass
, 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at Allison Creek Church, on the corner of Allison Creek Road and Highway 274 between Lake Wylie and Newport. Featured artists are Bluegrass Journeymen. Family friendly. Free.
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, the Fort Mill Community Playhouse, 615 Banks St., will host a musical dinner theater production of “The Spitfire Grill,” based on the film written by Lee David Zlotoff, at 6 p.m. Sept. 19-20. Cost is $35. Reservations are required atfortmillplayhouse.org
, or by calling 803-548-8102. Non-dinner shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 11 and 3 p.m. Sept. 21. Tickets are $15 for adults, and $13 for students and seniors.
•Fiddle ‘n Pig Shindig,
an annual bluegrass and barbecue festival, Sept. 19-20 at the Anne Springs Greenway Dairy Barn. For more information, go toASCGreenway.org
or call 803-547-1034.
•Book signing with author Barbara Lunow
, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 20 at Gallery 102, 104 Williams St., behind Ray's Flower Shop in Lancaster. Lunow is the author of “Are We There Yet?,” a family story of missionary life in a primitive tribal group in New Guinea. For more information, call 803-804-1902 or firstname.lastname@example.org
•The Ballroom Dance Club
, will meet 7:30-10:20 p.m. Sept. 19 in the Oak Room at Fort Mill Golf Course Club House, 101 Country Club Drive. A free dance lesson will be offered 7:30-8 p.m. The attire is dressy casual. All adult ages and skill levels are welcome. Guest admission is $15 per couple, $7.50 for singles. No alcohol; light refreshments provided. For more information, call Bob at 803-329-5764, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
, 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.
, 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.
of the Anne Springs Greenway 10 a.m. Sept. 20. Meet at the Recreation Complex. For more information, go toASCGreenway.org
or call 803-547-1034.
•Percy Jackson Party
, 4-5 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Fort Mill Library. Meet fellow Percy Jackson fans, play games, and make crafts based on Greek mythology. For ages 9-11. Call 547-4114 to register.
•Baxter Women in Business Bartending
5 p.m.-closing Sept. 24 at the Grape Vine Wine Bar in Baxter Village, 1012 Market St., Suite 105, in Fort Mill. Tips will benefit the Dravet Syndrome Foundation.
•Dog Gone Good Time Festival,
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 27 at Walter Elisha Park in Fort Mill to benefit the Humane Society of York County. The event includes a dog walk, vendors, music, food, games and a Kidz Fun Zone with bounce houses. Dog walk participants get an event T-shirt and goody bag. People needed to walk and raise money to help save the homeless pets in York County. For information, go towww.humanesocietyofyorkcounty.org
, for Fort Mill High School class of 1984 and all early and mid-1980s alumni 7-11 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Anne Springs Close Greenway Field Trial Barn, 835 Springfield Parkway, Fort Mill. There will be a bonfire, DJ and light snacks. $10 per person. For more information call Robin Frame at 803-372-1871 or Lisa Lundy at 803-548-3197 and look for the FMHS class of 1984 page on Facebook.
, 3-4:15 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Lancaster County Council for the Arts, 201 W. Gay St., Lancaster. Free. Performers: Erin Moon-Kelly (flute), Carol Edmonds (piano), Leah Moss (oboe and English horn) and Amanda McAllister (oboe). For more information, email@example.com
or go toemk-music.com
, 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 a 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.
•Fall festival and BBQ chicken sale,
8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 4 at Philadelphia United Methodist Church at the corner of S.C. 160 West and Sutton Road, will hold its annual fundraiser to support missions. In addition to chicken plates, a bake sale will be held. To buy tickets, call the church office at 803-548-0102.
, 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 home-bound seniors. $10 to walk, $25 to walk and receive a T-shirt. To register or for more information, contact Sally Sherrin at 803-285-6956, ext. 23, or Sherrin@lancastercouncilonaging.org.
•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.
, 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.