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This Week


“Blithe Spirit,”

will be presented 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16-18 in the Nation Ford High School auditorium. Tickets available at the door.


Kick for a Cure

, 8a.m.-1 p.m. and 4-8 p.m. Oct. 16 at 9Round in Stockbridge Commons, 833 Stockbridge Drive, Fort Mill. 9Round will donate a penny for every kick during the kick-a-thon to the Susan G. Komen Foundation and National Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation. For more information, email

or go to



The Ballroom Dance Club

, will meet 7:30-10:20 p.m. Oct. 17 at Fort Mill Golf Course Club House, 101 Country Club Drive. A free dance lesson will be 7:30-8 p.m. The meeting is dressy casual. Adults of all ages and skill levels are welcome. Guest .admission is $15 per couple, $7.50 for singles. No alcohol. Light refreshments. For more information, call Bob at 803-329-5764, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.


Halloween Safety Spooktacular,

6-8 p.m. Oct. 17

hosted by Pro Martial Arts Karate with free food, games, prizes and more at the Cross Creek Shopping Center in Indian Land.


Chappel Road Bluegrass

, takes the stage at Allison Creek Bluegrass 6 p.m. Oct. 16 at Allison Creek Church at the corner of Allison Creek Road and Highway 274 between Lake Wylie and Newport. Free. Family friendly.


Fish fry

, 2-6 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Fort Mill VFW, 1442 Harris Road. Fried flounder, slaw, fries, hush puppies and sweet tea. $8 a plate eat-in or take-out. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. For more information, call 547-5480.


Chili cook-off

, sponsored by the Tega Cay Lions Club. Enter by Oct. 18 to compete for bragging rights at the Tega Cay Fall Festival. For information, email or call 803-369-3013


Community Walk

, 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


Poker run

, 1 p.m. Oct. 18, hosted by the Woman’s Club of Fort Mill in support of local veterans. The day includes a spaghetti dinner, music, karaoke, bake sale, door prizes and more than 20 raffled gift baskets. It begins and ends at the Fort Mill Moose Lodge, 1676 Harris Road, Fort Mill. For more information, contact Donna Lentell at 803-984-0370 or

or visit the Woman’s Club on Facebook.



, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 18 at St. John’s United Methodist Church on Tom Hall Street, Fort Mill, Brunswick stew, home baked pies and cakes, crafts and a silent auction. Vendors and a pumpkin patch.


Chamber music

, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Cultural Arts Center, 307 W. Gay St., Lancaster. Free. For more information, call 803-285-7451, email Executive Director Debbie Jaillette, at

, or go to the VMR Concerts page on Facebook.


Fall Frolic

, every weekend on the Anne Springs Close Greenway. Horse rides, hay bale and corn mazes, pumpkin patch, farm animals and more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 26. $8 per person for Greenway members and $12 for nonmembers. Seniors (60 and older) are $6 and kids 4 and younger get in free. Groups of 15 or more receive a group rate of $9 per person.

Next Week


Vendors wanted

for the holiday boutique presented by the Lake Wylie Lutheran Church Quilters. All items must be handmade or hand-embellished, no resale items please. A 10x10 booth will cost $25. Applications accepted through Oct. 20.


Arts and Crafts Festival

, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 25 at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2955 Highway 160 West, Fort Mill. Wood crafts, jewelry, clothes, quilts, pottery and more.

Coming Soon


Oyster roast

, 5-8 p.m. Nov. 8, at the Anne Springs Close Greenway, Field Trial Barn, 835 Springfield Parkway, Fort Mill. All you can eat. $30 for oysters and barbecue, $15 for barbecue only. Proceeds benefit the Nation Ford Boosters Club. Advance tickets available until Oct. 31 by contacting Theresa Law at or 803-242-3916 or by going to

Every Week


$1 dance lessons

, the Lake Wylie Shag Club offers shag lessons and line dance lessons 6 p.m. every Tuesday at the Fort Mill Moose Lodge, 1676 Harris Road, Fort Mill for only $1. Line dance lessons begin at 6 p.m. and shag lessons begin at 7:30 with an open dance floor at 8 p.m. The event features a DJ and snack bar.


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.


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.


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.


Yoga classes

, 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.