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Club news: S.C. Rep. Norman to speak June 11 in Lake Wylie

Ralph Norman
Ralph Norman

Community invited to June 11 meeting

Clover-Lake Wylie Republican Women will hold a Town Hall Meeting social 6:30-8 p.m. June 11 with S.C. Rep. Ralph Norman at Cherry Sushi Bar, 4034 Charlotte Highway.

Norman will report on S.C. House legislative proceedings and updates. This is an informal political gathering is open to the community, both men and women.

A cash bar will be available with complimentary hors d’oeuvres. No reservations are necessary.

For more information, call 803-831-0689.

Purple Heart Chapter to meet June 15

Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 2008 Rock Hill will meet June 15 at the VFW Hall, 732 W. Main St.

All Purple Heart recipients are welcome. For information, call 803-367-8328.

Lions offering program for veterans

The River Hills/ Lake Wylie Lions Club will offer a new program, “Involve a U.S. Veteran,” which waives the club’s traditional $40 fee for retired or honorably discharged personnel from the U.S. military.

Eligible veterans include personnel from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard Services, Marines, National Guard, Navy or Reserves. The program also includes enlisted National Guard or Reserves.

For membership information, call 803-831-0911.

4-H registering for day camps

4-H Youth Development of Clemson Extension Service in York County will offer 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. For ages 9-14. Cost: $30, includes starter kit.

The York County 4-H office is at 120 N. Congress St. For 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.