Optimist club honors deputy as officer of year
Clover Optimist Club named York County Sheriff’s Deputy Jon Moseley as Officer of the Year during this year’s Respect for Law Enforcement program May 12.
Moseley has worked for the York County Sheriff’s Office for seven years. He patrols the District 1 area of York County and serves on the York County Sheriff’s Dive team.
On Aug. 23, Moseley was witness to a two-car wreck in which one car flipped over. Three of the four people were trapped in the cars and one car caught fire. Moseley used a fire extinguisher from his patrol car to put the fire out and helped the victims until fire and EMS arrived.
Silver Haired group to meet
The Catawba Council of the South Carolina Silver Haired Legislature meets at 11 a.m. May 20 at Richburg Fire Department.
The group identifies issues, concerns and solutions for problems faced by South Carolina residents, with special emphasis on issues related to seniors.
The group serves Chester, Lancaster, Union and York counties.
To join or for more information, call 803-287-9453.
Western county NAACP to meet
The Western York County branch of the NAACP will meet at 6 p.m. May 21 at Wesley United Methodist Church.
For more information, call 803-684-6200.
Chiropractor to speak at Rotary meeting
Amber Pederson with Lake Wylie Family Chiropractic will speak to Lake Wylie Rotary Club May 26 at Good Samaritan United Methodist Church.
Pederson will talk about the differences between functional medicine, which addresses the underlying causes of disease, compared to traditional methods. Pederson obtained her doctorate at Palmer College of Chiropractic College in Port Orange, Fla.
The Lake Wylie Rotary meets at noon Tuesdays. The weekly luncheon meeting is $9 for buffet-style meal. The public is welcome.
4-H registering for day camps
4-H Youth Development of Clemson Extension Service in York County is offering several day camps this summer.
▪ 10 a.m.-noon June 9: 4-H Ag & Art. Paint farm animals and gain self-confidence. For ages 9 and older. Cost: $15.
▪ 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 10: 4-H Bread & Birdhouses. Learn about birds, build birdhouses and bake bread. For ages 8 and older. Cost: $15.
▪ 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 11: 4-H Pasta. Learn how to make homemade pasta and sides to make a complete Italian inspired meal. For ages 8 and older. Cost: $10.
▪ 9 a.m.-noon June 22-26: 4-H Beginners Camp Sew. Learn to sew, which can open up new job opportunities. Fore ages 9-14. Cost: $30, includes starter kit.
The York County 4-H office is at 120 N. Congress St. For more information or to register, call 803-684-9919.
4-H offering beekeeping camp
4-H Youth Development, a part of Clemson Extension Service in York County, will host a beekeeping camp 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 28-29 for ages 5 to 19 at the York Extension Office 120 N. Congress St.
Campers will learn the basics of beekeeping, bee’s jobs in the colony including how pollination takes place, the parts of the hive, the equipment beekeepers use, and how honey is extracted. Campers will receive resources to take home and able to take home a sample of honey.
The registration fee is $10. Call 803-684-9919.