MES students make dioramas of Yemassee villages


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Courtesy photo As part of their study of Native Americans, Foster Park Elementary School third graders in Mrs. Gibbs’ classroom created dioramas depicting a Yemassee village. Pictured here are Cassidy O’Dell and Zahmirya Littlejohn enjoying their work.


Saturday, Oct. 24

• The Old Buffalo Grammar/Elementary School Reunion will be held from 2-6 p.m. at the Buffalo Community Center — formerly the cafeteria of the old Buffalo School — located at 1505 Main Street, Buffalo.

The reunion is for those who attended or worked at the school, as well as the children of teachers in the decades between 1925 and 1985. Registration tables for each decade will be set up with photos and memorabilia on display. Everyone is encouraged to bring labeled items for display. Cookies and punch will be served.

Monday, Oct. 26

• The Union County Senior Citizens is planning for a New Year’s trip to Myrtle Beach.

Seniors interest in going please call 427-0936 or 487-0275 or 674-5070. Dates for the trip are Dec. 30, Dec. 31, and Jan. 1. Must be paid in full by Oct. 26.

• Delta Kappa Gamma meets at 4 p.m. at Jonesville Elementary School. All members are urged to attend. We will be painting canvas bags ($10) and/or holiday door hangers ($20) complete with a large bow.

• The Union County Council will hold a special meeting on Monday, October 26, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in the Grand Jury Room at the Union County Courthouse to consider third and final reading of an ordinance amending Union County Code of Ordinances Chapter 7, pertaining to Building, Construction and Technical Codes and Union County Code of Ordinances Chapter 2, Article XI, pertaining to boards and commissions and Union County Code of Ordinances Chapter 17, Article III, pertaining to Law Enforcement Officers of the County, and other matters related thereto, to hold an executive session to discuss an economic development issue and to hear from Buddy Smith with the Historical Society to discuss funding for the museum. The public is invited to attend.

• The Union County Democratic Party meets at 5:45 p.m., 201 Porter Street. The meeting is open to the public.

• The Union County Board of School Trustees meets in regular session at 7 p.m. at Foster Park Elementary School.

Tuesday, Oct. 27

• The Union County Senior Citizens meets at Mon Aetna Church Social Hall with a covered dish meal at 6 p.m.

Catherine Varner and Harold Senn will be having the entertainment.

The New Year’s trip to Myrtle Beach payment is due.

Wednesday, Oct. 28

• The Union County Disabilities and Special Needs Board of Directors will have their monthly meeting at 12 p.m. The meeting will be held at 226 S. Gadberry Street. Lunch will be provided.

Tuesday, Nov. 3

• The Union County Beekeepers Association meets 6 p.m. in the Clemson Extension Meeting Room at the fairgrounds.

Light refreshments are served at 6 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30 p.m.

We will be discussing getting hives ready for winter and planning for next year.

Everyone interested in bees is encouraged to attend.

Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to people of all ages, regardless of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital or family status and is an equal opportunity employer.

Saturday, Nov. 7

• The 6th annual Carolina Christmas Shop will be held from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Union County Fairgrounds. Vendor spots are still available. For more information, call (803) 924-3413 or email CarolinaChristmasShop@gmail.com.

The Union County Beekeepers Association will meet on Tuesday, November 3rd at 6:00 in the Clemson Extension Meeting Room at the fairgrounds.

Light refreshments are served at 6:00 and program begins at 6:30pm.

We will be discussing getting hives ready for winter and planning for next year.

Everyone interested in bees is encouraged to attend.

Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to people of all ages, regardless of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital or family status and is an equal opportunity employer.

Saturday, Nov. 28

• The Union High School Class of 1985 holds their 30th reunion at 6 p.m. at Veterans Park. For more information please contact Howard Giles at 864-466-2090.

Courtesy photo
As part of their study of Native Americans, Foster Park Elementary School third graders in Mrs. Gibbs’ classroom created dioramas depicting a Yemassee village. Pictured here are Cassidy O’Dell and Zahmirya Littlejohn enjoying their work.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/web1_IMG_5617.jpgCourtesy photo
As part of their study of Native Americans, Foster Park Elementary School third graders in Mrs. Gibbs’ classroom created dioramas depicting a Yemassee village. Pictured here are Cassidy O’Dell and Zahmirya Littlejohn enjoying their work.
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