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Courtesy photo Rotarian Robert Guess (center) introduced Missy Wilkes (right) and Monica Greene (left) from United Way of the Piedmont to the Union Rotary Club recently. Missy, Union County Relationship Manager, and Monica, Senior Director of Resource Development, talked to the club about the various resources that United Way offers to our community. Right now, University of South Carolina Union and the United Way are partnering to provide free federal and state income tax preparation. Please call 864-424-8042 to schedule an appointment. For more information about United Way in Union, please contact Missy at 864-606-9004.


Relay For Life Team Meetings

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

All Team Meetings will be held at Tabernacle Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center Family Room.

Union County Relay For Life Event will begin at 7 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2016 at the Union County Fairgrounds.

If you or your organization would like more information about UC Relay For Life, please contact Beth Lancaster (864-426-3438) or Torance Inman ( 864-426-0883).

Thursday, Feb. 11

• The Torrington/Timken Retirees will meet at 6 p.m. at Buffalo Seafood.

Saturday, Feb. 13

• The Cone Mill/Carlisle Finishing Group meets at 9 a.m. at Midway for breakfast. All retirees and former employees are welcome. For more information call 466-5276.

Tuesday, Feb. 16

• The Union County Senior Citizens Club will meet a week early this month. The meeting will be at Mon Aetna Baptist Church Social Hall with a covered dish meal at 6 p.m. Ronnie Lybrand will be providing the entertainment. Come and bring a friend.

• Woodmen of the World meets at 6 p.m. at the Woodmen Park.

Thursday, Feb. 18

• The Good Neighbors Garden Club meets at 1:30 p.m. at Andy’s.

Wednesday, Feb. 24

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

The scheduled meetings for the rest of 2016 are as follows:

— Wednesday, March 24

— Wednesday, April 27;

— Wednesday, May 25

— Wednesday, June 22

— Wednesday, August 24,

— Wednesday, September 28

— Wednesday, October 26

— Tuesday, November 22.

Union County Arts Council

• Painting with Coffee — Whether you are a beginner, or a lifelong artists join us every Tuesday morning at 10 a.m.!

• Monday Night Music — Looking for something new to do? Join us Feb. 15 at 6:30 p.m. for a night full of local, musical talent!

• Toddler Time — Friday, Feb. 26, 10:30-11:30 a.m. will be all about the little ones! Any child 4 years old or younger, is invited to join us for a morning full of fun art exploration! Each child must have a parent in attendance. Cost $10

• Mini Monet — Mardis Gras is coming to UCAC! Students will create their very own collage using nothing but beads! You must sign up for this class no later than Friday, Feb. 6, 2016. $15 members/$20 non-members.

• Corky Canvas — DATE NIGHT! Join us for a night of fun, friends, and painting! Each of you will paint your own canvas and when they are put togther it will form a complete piece! Grab your favorite drink and join us for a night out!!! $30 members/$35 non-members per couple.

• Tuesday Morning Painters Exhibit — Our Tuesday Morning Painting with Coffee Group has lined the walls of the UCAC Gallery with their work. Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 11 a.m. for a Brunch Reception.

Bereavement Program

Medi Home Hospice is sponsoring a Bereavement Program. Anyone who has lost a loved one and needs guidance with their loss is invited to attend.

The Bereavement Program will be held at the Medi Home Hospice office located at 720 Duncan Bypass, Suite C, Union, on the top floorof Austin Rehab.

Meetings will be every first Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

Facilitators are Rev. Richard Brown, Chaplain; Kanisha Benjamin, Social Worker.

For more information contact 864-426-7784.

2016 Union County Council Meetings

Second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.

The meetings will be held in the Grand Jury Room at the Union County Courthouse unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 (Lockhart Town Hall)

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 (Primary held on June 14, 2016)

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 (Carlisle Town Hall)

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 (Jonesville Town Hall)

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 (Election held on November 8, 2016)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

2016 Union County School Board Meeting Dates

February 22, 2016 — Sims Middle School

March 14, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

(Teacher of the Year Recognition)

March 28, 2016 — Union County High School

April 25, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center (Academic Recognition)

May 9, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center (Retiree Banquet)

May 23, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

June 13, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

June 27, 2016 — Meet if budget has not been approved

July 25, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

August 8, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

August 22, 2016 — Monarch Elementary School

September 12, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

September 26, 2016 — Buffalo Elementary School

October 10, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

October 24, 2016 — Foster Park Elementary School

November 14, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

November 28, 2016 — Jonesville Elementary Middle School

December 12, 2016 — Union County Career and Technology Center

All meetings are at 7 p.m.

The public and media will be notified if location or times change 24 hours prior to meetings.

Courtesy photo

Rotarian Robert Guess (center) introduced Missy Wilkes (right) and Monica Greene (left) from United Way of the Piedmont to the Union Rotary Club recently. Missy, Union County Relationship Manager, and Monica, Senior Director of Resource Development, talked to the club about the various resources that United Way offers to our community. Right now, University of South Carolina Union and the United Way are partnering to provide free federal and state income tax preparation. Please call 864-424-8042 to schedule an appointment. For more information about United Way in Union, please contact Missy at 864-606-9004.

http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/web1_Monica-Greene-Robert-Guess-Missy-Wilkes.jpgCourtesy photo

Rotarian Robert Guess (center) introduced Missy Wilkes (right) and Monica Greene (left) from United Way of the Piedmont to the Union Rotary Club recently. Missy, Union County Relationship Manager, and Monica, Senior Director of Resource Development, talked to the club about the various resources that United Way offers to our community. Right now, University of South Carolina Union and the United Way are partnering to provide free federal and state income tax preparation. Please call 864-424-8042 to schedule an appointment. For more information about United Way in Union, please contact Missy at 864-606-9004.

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