East Cooper Dems
What: East Cooper Democrats meeting
When: Wednesday, June 26, 6:30 p,m.
Where: Olive Branch AME Church Annex, 1734 Hwy 17
Details: Montez Martin, president of the Lowcountry Housing and Economic Development Foundation, will be the speaker. Copies of state Sen. Vincent Sheheen’s new book, “The Right Way, Getting the Palmetto State Back on Track,” will be available. Donations to the Sheheen Campaign for Governor campaign appreciated. http://sheheenforsouthcarolina.com/ $4 charge for supper. RSVP to Carole Benson at email@example.com or 216-3797.
What: The Mount Pleasant Men’s Reading Group
When: Last Friday morning of each month, 9:30 a.m.
Where: The Atlanta Bread Company in Towne Centre.
Details: The group is looking for new members and also welcome guests. If you enjoy reading, please join. The group differs from the standard reading foremat in that each member discusses a different book. Call Bob Guerin at 971-1754 for more information.
Women in Defense
What: WID meeting
When: Friday, June 28, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Charleston Airport, 7401 Northwooods Boulevard Details: The Women in Defense (WID) Palmetto Chapter is pleased to present Lori Cary-Kothera with the local National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Coastal Services Center. Cary-Kothera will present an overview of the NOAA organization, how it is organized and the type of staff and services they provide. She will also focus on coastal and ocean related topics to include Marine Spatial Planning, how NOAA helps communities with natural disasters, and how they are working with the South Carolina Ports Authority. Please RSVP by Tuesday, June 24 via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The cost is $20 member / $25 non-member. It is a spaghetti dinner.
What: VFW Post 10624 and Ladies Auxiliary Ribeye Steak Dinner
What: Friday June 28, 6-8 p.m.
Where: VFW Post 10624, 1411 Stuart Engal’s Blvd.
details: Dinner includes steak with baked potato, salad roll and dessert. The cost is $10 per person. For more information, call 884-0062.
What: Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Reform Jewish Congregation will host a Shabbat service East of the Cooper.
When: Friday, June 28, 7 p.m.
Where: Franke at Seaside, 1885 Rifle Range Rd.
Details: The service will be led by Rabbi Stephanie Alexander, with music by Koleinu, KKBE’s choir and followed by an Oneg. For more information, please call the Temple office at 723-1090 or visit www.kkbe.org.
What: Sullivan’s Island Fire and Rescue Squad’s 66th annual Island Fish Fry
When: Saturday, June 29, 5-8 p.m.
Where: Under the Big Tin on Sullivan’s Island
Details: Live music by Fowler’s Mustache.
What: Free Will Gospel Concert sponsored by Laing High School Class of 1961
When: Sunday, June 30
Where: The Garden of Prayer Holiness Church, 2537 Highway 17 North
Details: Proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund for high school seniors. For more information, contact Josh Milligan at 789-4402 or Eugene German at 407-401-4829.
What: Watercolor and painting class
When: Every Monday, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Neil Jordan’s Steakhouse
Details: The instructor is Stafani Timmerman. The cost is $15 per class.
What: 88 Club of Mount Pleasant meeting
When: First and third Wednesdays, 7 a.m.
Where: Page’s Okra Grill on Coleman Boulevard
Details: Each meeting has a speaker presenting interesting and timely programs. The group has about 40 active members and are always looking for more.