Social Event - Northgate Soda Shop
August 1st and 15th - Our first and third Fridays at Northgate Soda Shop feature Trivia (3rd Friday) and Karaoke (both nights). For those who haven't been here before, Northgate Soda Shop also sells beer, wine, and spirits in addition to soda, but its a cash only establishment so be sure you're packing some genuine U.S. samoleans when you walk in the door. Contact Stan McKinney 864.901.0404 if you need directions or check out the web-link to the left for more info on the Soda Shop.
Karaoke Night - Phoenix Inn
August 14th - Come join us at the Phoenix Inn, 246 N. Pleasantburg Dr. on the hill just above the Krispy Kreme Donut Shop. The karaoke starts at 8:00 PM, so you can time your arrival (or departure) to coincide with the start of the singing, depending on whether you intend to partake in the karaoke or escape before it begins. Contact our social coordinator, Stan McKinney, at 864.901.0404 for more details.
The Generous Garden Project
August 16th - The Generous Garden Project at 161 Verdin Rd in Greenville is looking for volunteers to perform a number of tasks on Saturday August 16th. Volunteers need to be there by 9:00AM and will be working on the following things : (1) Paint signs to be placed throughout the garden, (2) Paint fence at entrance to the garden, (3) Build an 8’x 8’ compost bin, (4) Harvest produce. Note - If you have a cordless drill, please bring it to speed up the construction of the compost bin. For this project you may sign up using www.signupgenius.com To find the sign-up sheet enter Martha Cloys email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. There will also be a sign up sheet at the July meeting. Thanks for volunteering for this project! For any questions please contact: Martha Cloys 864-354-1638 email@example.com.
The Really Good, Really Big, Really Cheap Book Sale
August 14th - 17th - Volunteers are needed to help set up and organize the book selling areas in McAlister Square for this event, along with helping out with sales during the actual event. All proceeds will go to the Greenville Literacy Association. Shifts will be as follows :
....Thursday Aug 14th (set up) 9:00 AM - 1:00 pm and 1:00 - 5:00 PM
....Saturday Aug 16th (sales) 8:30 AM -12:30 PM and 12:30 - 4:30 PM
....Sunday Aug 17 (sales and cleanup) 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Contact Karen Stone at 864.627.8822 for more details.
August 23rd - Come join us as we clean and beautify our 2 mile stretch of Highway 25 in northern Greenville County. We meet on Highway 25 just south of the highway 11 bridge at 9:00 AM and it usually takes 2 - 3 hours for us to sweep through our section of the highway, depending on the number of volunteers that participate. Once the work is done. volunteers usually eat together at a local restaurant. Contact Charles Brantley for more information at 864.901.6744.