Out & About

Sept. 22

• The Coloring Club for adults meets at 10 a.m. at the Village Branch Library in Pickens. Bring your own supplies or use the library’s. The program is free and open to all adults. Call 864-898-5747 for more information.

Sept. 23

Family Promise of Pickens County holds its second Cardboard Box City at Gateway Park, 340 Old Greenville Highway, in Clemson to help raise awareness of homelessness in Pickens County. Boxes will rent for $500 each. Contact event leader Bob Fennell at rsfennell43@gmail.com or call 864-643-7291 for more information.

• The Greater Easley Chamber of Commerce holds a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. at A. Smith Clothiers, 5051 Calhoun Memorial Highway.

Sept. 26

An Evening in Wonderland is held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hampton Memorial Library. Flamingo croquet, crafts and more will be offered. The program is free. Call 864-850-7077 for more information.

Sept. 27

Magnolias of Easley, 123 Couch Lane in Easley, holds a grand opening and ribbon cutting from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Clemson Area StoryTellers (CAST) meets at 7 p.m. at The Arts Center, 212 Butler St. in Clemson. Call 864-855-6396 for email clemsonareastorytellers@yahoo.com for more information.

• A Chamber Ensemble Concert is held at 7:30 p.m. at Alive Chapel in the Nicholson-Mitchell Christian Ministry Center on the campus of Southern Wesleyan University. Admission is free.

Sept. 29

• A forum for Pickens County School Board District 3 candidates is held at 6:30 p.m. at Pickens Middle School, 140 Torch Lane in Pickens. Candidates are Shannon Haskett and Alex Saitta.

Through Sept. 30

Pickens County 4-H holds enrollment through Sept. 30. Membership is $10. Visit www.clemson.edu/pickens/4H. Call 864-878-1394, extension 122, for more information.

Oct. 8

• The fifth annual Keowee Charity Golf Classic is held at the Pickens Country Club. Check in is at 7 a.m. Proceeds benefit The Parenting Place. Email keoweegolfclassic@gmail.com for information.

• The 38th annual Pumpkin Festival is held at the Oolenoy Community Building in Pumpkintown. Festivities begin at 9 a.m. with the parade. Call Buddy Cox at 864-878-2045 for more information about being a vendor, being in the parade or volunteering.

Oct. 13

• The Sarlin Branch Library in Liberty holds an adult coloring session at 10 a.m. Call the library at 864-843-5805 for more information.

Oct. 22

Friends of Pickens County Guardian Ad Litem holds its third annual Cluster for Kids Oyster Roast from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Arran Farm, 820 Lendhart Road in Easley. Rep. Gary Clary is the honorary chairman. Tickets are $50 per person or $90 for couples in advance. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door for $75 each.

Outside Pickens County

Anderson County

Hispanic Bilingual Story Time for ages 5 to 12 is held at 4 p.m. Sept. 26. Children will listen to a story told in Spanish and English, play games and make a craft. Call 864-295-1190 for more information.

Always … Patsy Cline is staged by Mill Town Players at 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and at 3 p.m. Sundays at Pelzer Auditorium, 214 Lebby St. in Pelzer through Oct. 9. Tickets are $10 (reserved seating only) for adults, $8 for seniors and military members, and $7 for students.

Oconee County

American Pride — Statler Brothers Tribute is presented at the Walhalla Civic Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24. Advance tickets are $30 for adults, $15 for children and $25 for members of groups. Tickets the day of the show are $35. Call 864-638-5277 or visit www.walhallacivic.com for more information.

• The third annual Pet Palooza is held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 24 at Seneca Animal Hospital, 104 Return Church Road in Seneca, to promote animal awareness and responsible animal care.

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