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Community news, Oct. 16: Jefferson class reunion

Jefferson class of ’70 continues reunion

The Jefferson High School class of 1970, the school’s last graduating class, will continue celebrating its 45th reunion at York Comprehensive High School on Oct. 17.

The class will assemble at 6 p.m. on the YCHS lawn across from the home side of the stadium before the homecoming football game.

Food will be provided. After tailgating, the class will sit together in a reserved section in the stadium to watch the game.

The class will be recognized during halftime activities. Details: Stan Byers, 803-627-0920; Jan Thomasson, 803-493-8527; or Harry Good, 803-322-2764.

Western county NAACP to meet

The Western York County branch of the NAACP will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 at Galilee Baptist Church.

The nominating committee will report. For information, call Wanda Simril at 803-684-6200.

Mummy Shuffle planned for Clover

Registration is underway for the third annual Clover Rotary Club Mummy Shuffle 5K fun run and walk Oct. 18.

The event is sponsored by the Clover Rotary Club with support from the Clover High School Interact Club.

The entry fee is $10 in advance; participants will receive a race T-shirt. Day-of-race registration is $15 and will begin at 8 a.m. A T-shirt will be provided while supplies last.

The race will start at 8:30 a.m. from the First Baptist Church parking lot, 117 S. Main St. in Clover. There will be a cash prize for first-place male and female finishers and prizes for best costumes.

Entry forms are available at www.cloverrotary.org and on the club’s Facebook page. Forms also are available at the Clover YMCA, 107 S. Main St., and at Clover Town Hall, 114 Bethel St.

GOP meeting puts focus on growth

The Clover-Lake Wylie Republican Women’s Club will feature a program about the challenges of providing responsive services to the rapidly growing Lake Wylie community on topics including housing, schools and crime prevention at the Oct. 24 meeting at River Hills Country Club.

Speakers will include David Larson, assistant county manager of York County; Bruce Henderson, York County District 2 councilman; Mychal Frost, Clover School District public information officer; and Deputy Kim Morehouse, York County's crime prevention /assistant public information officer.

An 11:30 a.m. social will be followed by a lunch and speaker forum at noon. The program will close with a question-and-answer session.

Lunch costs $20 per person. To reserve a seat with or without lunch (specify), call 803-831-1814 by Oct. 21. Visitors, club members and guests – women and men – are welcome to attend.

For club membership information, call 803-831-1814. Annual membership dues cost $25; associate members (men) are $10.

Joy 4 Tots ride planned for Clover

The 10th annual Joy 4 Tots Ride will be 2 p.m. Nov. 9.

The ride will begin at the Oakridge Community Building and end at Roosevelt Park. Bring one toy per biker. Refreshments will be served.

Details: Blue, 704-813-2792, or Sheila, 980-522-1328.

Agape to host seminar, volunteer training

Agape Senior will host the Five Wishes seminar, noon-2 p.m. Oct. 17 at Jackson’s Cafeteria.

Five Wishes is a popular living will written in everyday language that helps start and structure important conversations about care in times of serious illness. Those attending are encouraged to be seated by noon.

Seating is limited; for reservations, call 803-329-4544.

Clover class of 1989 plans reunion

The Clover High School class of 1989 will hold its 25th reunion 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at Spring Lake Country Club.

For details, visit www.cloverhighclassof89.myevent.com, email a member of the reunion committee at CloverHighClassof89@gmail.com or call Ginger Marr at 803-222-6552.

YMCA plans ski trip for next year

The Upper Palmetto YMCA annual family ski trip to Aspen/Snowmass, Colo., will be Jan. 14-19.

The group will stay at the Timberline Condominiums in Snowmass. The package includes a range of rooming options for five nights; transfers to and from the airport, and from the airport to Timberline; luggage service; four-day lift ticket to Snowmass, Aspen, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk ski areas; shuttle service from Snowmass to Aspen; and a welcome reception and slope-side picnic.

Details: Jimmy Johnson, jimmyjohnson@upymca.org; call 803-324-9622, ext., 228; or visit www.upymca.org.

Good Folks plan December luncheon

Good Folks of York County’s annual fundraising luncheon will be Dec. 2 at the DiGiorgio Center on the Winthrop University campus to benefit Keystone Substance Abuse Services’ planned Youth and Adolescent Center.

The fee to join Good Folks of York County is $30, which includes the luncheon. To become a member, visit www.goodfolksofyorkcounty.com.

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