Courier Community Calendar 1-27-16

• Cannon to offer Wellness Wednesdays

Cannon Memorial Hospital will be offering a February Wednesday Wellness Special at the Cannon Annex each week in February from 7 a.m.-10 a.m. No appointment or doctor’s order needed. Participants can receive a discounted Lipid panel for $15 (regularly $24) with results back within a week. Free blood pressure screenings. For more information, contact Wellness at (864) 898-1331.

• Auxiliary to host white elephant sale

Cannon Memorial Auxiliary will hold a white elephant sale from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, and Friday, Jan. 29. Jewelry, household items, furniture and more will be available in the classroom at Cannon (located near the Outpatient Entrance).

• Classes offered at Hagood Center

New Fiber Room Center activities at the Hagood Center in Pickens have been scheduled for January and February.

The sixth annual Fiber Arts Expo sponsored by Heritage Weavers & Fiber Artists takes place next Saturday – January 30 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Historic Johnson Farm.

There will be additional new activities scheduled throughout the next few months. Pre-registration and lists of the supplies are not available. In January, the center will offer self-binding receiving blankets with Sara. Cost is a $5 donation for the center.

On Feb. 1 and 8, enjoy an introductory painting on silk three-day class with Cheryl. All supplies will be provided at the cost of a $10 donation to the center.

A new weaving class will be held each Tuesday from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. This class will continue each Tuesday for approximately three months. During the class the participants will complete three weaving projects: a teacher orientation practice project, a teacher directed color-scamp project, and a student designed project. At the completion of the class, the participants should be able to weave “on your own.” The participants will be expected to purchase a book and minimal supplies for a total cost of approximately $20.

Below is a list of the center’s regular activities:

Monday: 10-11:30 a.m. — cathedral window quilts with Jacquie

Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. — weaving with Pat; 9-11:30 a.m. — doll clothes with Jacquie; 10-11:30 a.m. — yo-yos with Irene and prayer shawls and cancer caps with Sharon (in the library). Wednesday: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. — weaving with Pat (in the heritage room); 10-11:30 a.m. — knitting with Tally.

Thursday: 10-11:30 a.m. quilting with Sara; 1:30-3:30 p.m. — rug hooking with Cheryl.

• Grace UMC plans 5th Sunday Singing

The community is invited to Grace United Methodist Church in Pickens as it will host a 5th Sunday Singing in its fellowship hall at 6 p.m. on Jan. 31.

Each “5th Sunday Singing” at Grace will include special music and your favorite songs to sing along to.

• Camp Creek moves Sunday services

Camp Creek Baptist Church will move its Sunday service to the Rosewood Center in Liberty for the next few weeks. The move is temporary due to the remodeling of the church’s sanctuary. AWANA clubs will still be held at the church in Central as usual, in the fellowship hall on Wednesday nights.