Thursday, November 8, 2012
Wounded Warriors Fundraiser
Coastal Coffee Roasters is holding its second annual fundraiser to benefit the Wounded Warriors Project. The event will be Sunday, November 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free food by Bob’s Vittles, live music, and a display of the Submarine Float.
There will also be a 30-mile bike ride starting at Coastal Coffee Roasters at 9 a.m. that will benefit Wounded Warriors.
Contact: For more info call Brad Mallett at 843-376-4559 or visit Coastal Coffee Roasters on Facebook.
Location: 108 East Third South St., Summerville
NAMI support group
Monday, Nov. 19 • 6-7:15 p.m.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness Charleston Area offers support groups for individuals recovering from a brain disorder/mental illness and their family and friends. The support group is held at the Bethany United Methodist Church, on the third Monday of each month.
Contact: For more info visit www.nami.org/sites/namicharlestonarea
Location: 118 W. 3rd St. South, Summerville
Veterans support group
Mondays • 7 pm
Veterans w/PTSD (Combat Stress), their Families and Friends Support Group.
This is an anonymous fellowship of veterans from all wars and conflicts, who would like to provide free assistance to veterans, their families and their friends. We offer understanding, support, guidance and coping skills for those affected by PTSD resulting from combat or traumatic military, experiences. We are not a therapy group, but a self-help/support group.
Location: Fellowship of Oakbrook on 1400 Trolley Road
The We Care Skirt And Dress Club
The We Care Skirt and Dress Club, will meet monthly to discuss women's health and fundraising for families in need.
Contact: Ervena Washington: firstname.lastname@example.org for meeting times
Location: Ryan’s on N. Main Street, Summerville
Veterans Day set for Sunday
The Knights of Columbus Assembly 1900 invite you to attend Summerville’s annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony. The ceremony will be held Sunday November 11, 2012 at 10:30am at the Dorchester County Services Building located at 500 N. Main Street. Guest speaker, Colonel William Sessoms, Ret. served the United States Air Force from 1972 – 1997.
Please join The Knights of Columbus along with Disabled American Veterans Chapter 17, The American Legion Post 21, United States Submarines Veterans Inc., Veterans Affairs Officer Dorchester County, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3433, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3433 Auxiliary & Summerville Elks Lodge 2719 on Sunday for a celebration of America’s heroes. Reception and Fellowship immediately following at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3433. 10154 Bellwright Road Ladson, SC. For Directions or additional information 843-709-0068.
The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles will be closed on Monday, November 12 in observance of the Veterans Day state holiday.
Please remember that the day before and after a holiday is often extremely busy at DMV. Customers may want to choose another time to visit their local DMV office or process their transactions online at the agency website at www.scdmvonline.com.
Scottish American Military Society forming post
The Scottish American Military Society is forming a post and meets at the VFW on Bell Wright Road. The group meets the second Saturday of each month; the next meeting is planned for Nov. 10 at 9 a.m.
If you have been in the military and are retired or active duty, we would like to see you. Members of all branches of service including the Coast Guard who are of Scottish heritage are invited.
Go to S-A-M-S.org for more information