Thursday, July 13, 2017

July Meeting Reminder

Meeting Reminder 

Our July Association meeting will be Thursday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m. Meetings typically last about an hour. The meeting will be held in the Fellowship Hall (basement) of State Street Baptist Church, located at the corner of State Street & L Avenue.

A public safety officer will at be the meeting to give us an update on crime in our are and note any attendee concerns.

Membership Renewal 

As a reminder, membership renewals were due June 1. If you were not able to attend our meeting to pick up a renewal application , you can download an application HERE. Application and membership dues may be turned in at the meeting or mailed to our PO Box.

Guest Speaker: Artist Chris Robinson 

Southern Lights, a long-term art installation by Chris Robinson, will span the Congaree River between Blossom Street and Gervais Street bridges for a decade. The laser installation is scheduled to light up every evening in Cayce, West Columbia and Columbia every evening for the next decade, launching on Saturday, August 19 as part of the Total Solar Eclipse Weekend celebrations.

Chris will be joining us to tell us more about the installation and answer questions. This a great time to get some behind-the-scenes knowledge about the upcoming signature art attraction.

In the Community 

Food Drive in memory of Linda Keisler Meetze 

Long-time director of God's Helping Hands, Linda Keisler Meetze passed away in May 2017. To honor her memory and support Gods Helping Hands (which gives support to many families in Cayce), we'd like to make a special push to collect items to present to them in August.

If you are able, please consider picking up any of these items for our drive:
  • Canned fruits & veggies 
  • Canned meats (such as tuna, chicken, Spam) 
  • Canned soup 
  • Pop-top meals 
  • Spaghetti sauce 
  • Peanut butter 
  • Cereal 
  • Cooking oil 
  • Dried beans 
  • Juice 
  • Jello 
  • Personal toiletry items (such as bar soap, shampoo, toothpaste) 

If you are not able to bring the items to the meeting, please send an email or Facebook message and we will coordinate picking them up.