- Special Sections
- Public Notices
Thursday, Oct. 18
Weight Watchers, weigh-in at 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m., Southport Presbyterian Church, 1025 E. Moore St., Southport. For details, call (800) 651-6000.
Rotary Club of Shallotte, meets 12:30 p.m. at Starz Grill at Planet Fun, Whiteville Road, Shallotte. Visiting Rotarians welcome.
VFW Post 7288 bingo, 5:30 doors open, early birds start at 6:30 p.m. Carter Drive, Calabash. Call 579-3577 for information.
Singers wanted for a newly formed men’s chorus, singing four-part harmony in barbershop style. The group meets at 7 p.m. at the Brunswick County Literacy Council, 282 Ocean Hwy E. in Supply. For more information, call Bill Clegg at 471-7044.
Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m., Ocean View Baptist Church, 7300 N. Kings Hwy., Myrtle Beach, S.C. Open to anyone caring for a loved one, the elderly or disabled. Featuring educational programs, speakers and discussion groups. Help with sitter services available. For details, contact Barbara Williams, RN, BSN, at (843) 283-2727 or (843) 650-4006.
AARP Little River/North Myrtle Beach, S.C., chapter, 1 p.m., Little River United Methodist Church, 1629 U.S. 17, Little River, S.C.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group, 1:30 p.m., Seaside United Methodist Church, Sunset Beach. Information and support for those caring for someone with Alzheimer’s. For more information, call Carol Sigafoos, director of health and welfare ministries, at 579-5753, ext. 231
Food distribution, Loaves and Fishes Ministry, afternoon, Brunswick Islands Baptist Church, 1672 Mount Pisgah Road at Holden Beach Road; 842-8969.
Golden Girls meeting, for women age 50 and older, 6:30 p.m. Shallotte Senior Center. Visitors welcome.
Calabash Community Service Committee, 6:30 p.m., Sanborn Hall, Calabash Town Hall, 882 Persimmon Road, Calabash. For details, call town hall at 579-6747.
Sudan Hillbillies Shrine Unit, 6:30 p.m., South Brunswick Shrine Club, Old Shallotte Road. For details, call 579-7410.
Shallotte Lions Club, 7 p.m., Jerome’s Restaurant in Shallotte. For more information about Lionism, call Lion Judy E Wallace, president, at 579-3575.
Friday, Oct. 19
Rotary Club of the South Brunswick Islands, 7:30 a.m., Tamers Restaurant, Lions Paw. Visiting Rotarians welcome.
Duplicate bridge, 10 a.m., Sunset Beach. Call 754-9169 for details.
Contract bridge, 11:30 a.m., Sea Man’s Restaurant in Calabash. Call Brenda Day at 575-1209 for details.
Bingo, 7 p.m., Shallotte Moose Lodge, 253 Holden Beach Road (half-mile east of Walmart.) Doors open at 5:30 p.m. For details, call 754-4921.
Shallotte Wheel and Dealers, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Western square dance club, Shallotte Middle School cafeteria, September-May. For more information, call Dee Garner at 262-5504 or Ilene Simmons at 754-4764.
Bluegrass music, 7-9:30 p.m., Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street.
Weekly Shallotte art classes, drawing, painting, oil and acrylic, taught by Lola Jackson, MA certified. Day and evening classes offered in Calabash and Shallotte. For more information, call 612-4453.
Saturday, Oct. 20
Brunswick County Fishing Club in Sunset Harbor, Beach Bingo, 7:30 p.m. every Saturday night between the middle of May until the middle of October. Visitors are welcome.
Holden Beach VFW Post 8866, serving breakfast including eggs, biscuits and sausage gravy, other sides including coffee and juice from 8-10 a.m. Public is welcome. Go 1.5 miles past the Holden Beach stoplight on Sabbath Home Road. Cost is $5.
Coastal Shag Club dance, 7-11 p.m., Moose Lodge, 253 Holden Beach Road SW, Shallotte. $5 for members; $8 for non-members. Free Shag dance lessons begin at 6:30 p.m. Non-smoking room with wood dance floor available. For more information, visit www.coastalshagclub.org.
American Legion Bellamy-Joyner Post 213 of Southport is actively seeking members. Regular meetings are at 4 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month. Any interested eligible veterans should contact Commander Leonard H. Moore at 512-7173.
Sunday, Oct. 21
Rolling Thunder Grand Strand Chapter, 2 p.m. The group’s primary function is to educate the public about the POW/MIA issues. For location, call Bill DeVaughn at (843) 685-1793. For details, visit www.rollingthundergrandstrand.com.
Monday, Oct. 22
Stitchin’ Time Needlework Club, 9 a.m., Hickmans Crossroads Library, Calabash.
Weekly Shallotte art classes, drawing, painting, oil and acrylic, taught by Lola Jackson, MA certified. For more information, call 612-4453.
Weight Watchers, St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church, 4941 Main St., Shallotte; 9:30 a.m. weigh-in, 10 a.m. meeting. Parking on Powell Street.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), 10 a.m., Sharon United Methodist Church, Holden Beach Road.
Gentle yoga class, 10-11 a.m., Seaside United Methodist Church, Sunset Beach. $5 per class. Taught by a certified yoga instructor. No pre-registration required. For more information, call 575-9642.
Carolina Coastal Carvers Wood Carving Club, 2-5 p.m., Bonaparte Baptist Church, Shady Forest Drive. All skill levels welcome. For details, call 579-4461.
Shallotte Point Volunteer Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. New volunteers welcome.
Bridge, Mahjong, Scrabble, 6:30 p.m., Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street. For details, call 842-5297.
Southporters Square Dance Club, 7-9 p.m., Virginia Williamson Elementary School. For details, call 383-0721 or visit www.southporters.org.
Vietnam Veterans Of America Chapter 885, 7 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington. For the discussion of veterans affairs and the needs of their families in the region. Open to the public.
Shallotte Elks Lodge No. 2854, 7 p.m., 791 Bricklanding Road, Shallotte. For more information, call Exalted Ruler Susan Janovic at 755-5898.
Concerned Bikers Association, 7 p.m., C.B.A. Lodge/DAV building, 600 Ocean Isle Beach Road, Shallotte. For more information, call Sterling Page at 579-5061.
Tuesday, Oct. 23
Holden Beach Seniors mature movement classes, 9-10 a.m., Lockwood Folly Community Building.
Gentle yoga class, 10-11 a.m., St. Luke Lutheran Church, U.S. 17. $5 per class. Taught by a certified yoga instructor. No pre-registration required. For more information, call 575-9642.
Healing From Trauma Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. Coastal Horizons Center, Shallotte. For those 18 and older who have experienced trauma and are having difficulty healing. For more information, call 754-4515 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weight Watchers, weigh-in at 5:30 p.m., meeting at 6 p.m., Southport Presbyterian Church, 1025 E. Moore St., Southport. For details, call (800) 651-6000.
Tri-Beach Volunteer Fire Department training sessions, 7 p.m.
Elks charity bingo, Calabash Elks Lodge, 937 Carter Drive, Calabash. Doors and kitchen open at 5:15 p.m. Smoke-free facility. For more information, call 579-4600.
Seniors’ bridge game, 6 p.m., Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street. Members and new arrivals welcome. Reservations: Ruth Shupe, 575-4962 or Melba Williams, 754-4681.
Country line and partner dancing, 6:30-9 p.m., Silver Coast Winery, 6680 Barbecue Road near Ocean Isle Beach. $5 per person, includes lessons. For more information, visit www.CountryLineDancing.com or call (910) 287-4243 or visit www.SilverCoastWinery.com or call (910) 287-2800.
Brunswick Quilters, 10 a.m., Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5709 M.H. Rourk Drive, Shallotte. For details, visit brunswickquilters.com.
Boiling Spring Lakes Knitting and Crochet Club, 10 a.m., Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. Basic instruction available. For details, call 845-3693.
Tri-Beach Volunteer Fire Department monthly business meeting, 7:30 p.m., 85 Sabbath Home Road.
Wednesday, Oct. 24
Weight Watchers, open hours from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., 8:30 a.m. weigh-in, 9 a.m. meeting, 10 a.m. weigh-in, 10: 30 a.m. meeting, Sea Trail POA Building, Station Road, Sunset Beach; For details, call (800) 651-6000.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group, 9 a.m., Seaside United Methodist Church, Sunset Beach. For details, call 579-5753.
Weight Watchers, Sea Trail POA Building, Station Trail, Sunset Beach; 10:30 a.m. weigh-in, 11 a.m. meeting. For details, call (800) 651-6000.
Senior Contract Bridge, 2 p.m., Shallotte Senior Center. Members and newcomers welcome. Call Ruth Hood at 575-7194 for details.
Bingo, 6 p.m., Little River Elks Lodge, Highway 57, S.C. Members and guests welcome. For more information, call (843) 390-2840.
Chronic Pain Support Group, 1:30 p.m., St. Brendan Catholic Church, U.S. 17, Shallotte. The purpose is to provide a venue for people with chronic pain to share their experiences and exchange information on such things as medical services and other health issues and to provide assistance to those who may not have access to relatives living nearby. For details, call Kathryn Gemmell at 755-6670.
Calabash Elks Lodge No. 2679, 8 p.m., Traders Village, Calabash.