“Keep the Penny – Fix our Roads,” a campaign by the Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce to encourage residents to vote “yes” on local questions 1 and 2 on the Nov. 4 ballot, kicked off Tuesday.
On Nov. 5, from 8 a.m. to noon, Google working with the local Red Cross and its volunteers, will host a FREE Computer/Internet Workshop and Luncheon for adults age 55+ at the Train Depot in Moncks Corner.
Experts will help participants learn helpful tools for keeping in touch with family and friends and for becoming more Internet savvy. The day will include a presentation, one-on-one help and a free catered lunch.
Please share the attached flyer and information with your friends and family. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills that will improve the way Senior Citizens live, play and communicate.
The parade will be on Saturday, Oct. 18.
The deadline for parade entry applications is Oct.17. Enjoy live music, entertainment, rides, food and more with family and friends at the Bonneau Town Park, Highway 52 in Bonneau.
What: MMTC Halloween Trick-or-Treat Event
NORTH CHARLESTON – On Thursday, October 30th, bring the kids to Miller-Motte Technical College, 8085 Rivers Avenue for a FREE, SAFE and FUN Halloween celebration! Kids and their adults are welcome from 3:00-5:00PM for trick-or-treating, games and popcorn. A parade will take place at 4:00PM, and prizes will be given to the best three costumes.
This event is open to the community. Please call Miller-Motte Technical College at 843-574-0101 for more information. Happy Halloween!
When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Miller-Motte Technical College is located at 8085 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston
About Miller-Motte Technical College
MMTC offers Associate degree and diploma programs at its multi-state campuses. The program categories include Healthcare, Technology, Skilled Trades, Beauty & Wellness and more. The mission of MMTC is to prepare students for career-focused employment by delivering relevant career training. Visit us online at Miller-Motte.edu to view our complete list of program offerings at each campus. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the programs, and other important information, please visit our website at: disclosure.miller-motte.edu.
If approved, these measures would extend the one-cent sales tax and approve bonds for fixing roads.
Elaine Morgan is the CEO of the Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce. “This is a necessity for us. We have to take care of ourselves. You know we would love to think that the state or federal government is going to be able to address our roads, but there’s just not enough money.”
McElveen Buick-GMC owner Doug McElveen presented a $25,000 check to Berkeley County School Board members and Cane Bay High School students at the dealership to officially begin the new McElveen Business and Marketing Academy at the school.
The partnership represents what will be a three-year commitment of more than $350,000 that McElveen will contribute in terms of money, time and support of the new academy.
Oct. 10, 2014…Trident Technical College St. Paul’s Parish Site is hosting a job fair on Friday, Oct. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in partnership with SC Works and Charleston County. St. Paul’s Parish Site is located at 5231 Hwy. 165 in Hollywood, South Carolina. The job fair is admission-free and open to the general public.
Employers will be on hand to provide valuable information on the types of jobs available with their organizations. Jobseekers can receive tips on how to become more marketable as a job candidate as they get ready to start a new career.
Participating employers include: All Care Living Services; Bojangles; Burger King; Charleston County; Dodge Store; FedEx; Hardees; Harvest Health & Rehab of Johns Island, LLC; Kelly Educational Staffing; NCO; Publix; Stevens Towing; Subway; Target; Walmart; and others.
For more information, contact Rose Manigault, St. Paul’s Parish site coordinator, Trident Technical College Division of Continuing Education and Economic Development, at email@example.com or call 843.323.3800.
Coastal Kids Dental & Braces’ new office will combine 5,000 sq. ft. of state of the art dental equipment with rooms decorated in various scientific themes that cater to their pint-size patients. Patients can also watch movies on flat-screen televisions while they swish with fluoride and open wide.
Bring your family and friends to enjoy amusement rides, vendors, fire fighter competition, entertainment, puppets and so much more.
Vendors are still needed for the festival. If you are interested in an application for vendor or any questions, contact Cindy Wadford at 567-3565.
This event is free and open to the public. It will feature a presentation by the Lowcountry Liar, Brian McCreight, who is a storyteller, narrator, and musician. His books will be available for purchase at the event.
The group will also address matters of business at the meeting, including electing new officers and approving revised bylaws.
For more information, please contact the Goose Creek Library at 843-572-1376.