Weekly Update City of Darlington
Rubicon will offer Ten Soft Skills You Need Training to help residents of Darlington County develop a core set of soft skills that will help them land any job interview. Participants will learn problem solving skills, time management tips, how to network, and much more. This training is FREE and open to anyone who may be interested. Info: 843-332-4156
Restaurant Revitalization Fund. This program provides emergency assistance for eligible restaurants, bars, and other qualifying businesses impacted by COVID-19.
Registration begins Tuesday, June 1, for Darlington County Library System MATH CAMP will be held July 6-9. Registration begins in June. Cost: 2 sessions/$15 per session. (843) 398-4940
Summer Story Time will be held at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays starting on June 1 at Hartsville Memorial Library, 147 W. College Ave., Hartsville. Sign-up is required. Registration will open one week in advance of every story time. This program is designed for pre-school children, but all are welcome. To register, please call 843-332-5115 or visit the front desk.
The Rotary Club of Hartsville meets at 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Pam's Restaurant, 1009 W. Bobo Newsome Hwy., Hartsville.
Joe's Grill celebrates Wing Night on Tuesday nights at 306 Russell St., Darlington. Dine-in only. Info: 843-944-0626
Wing specials, Drink Specials and Karaoke Every Tuesday Night at the Darlington Moose Lodge, 1056 N. Governor Williams Hwy., Darlington.
Pickle Ball at Darlington Country Club, 125 Country Club Road, Darlington, will be held at 7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays.
Call the Darlington Country Club to make your reservations for our Member Family Night Buffet. (843) 393-0236
The City of Darlington invites members to a Community Forum, Taking Back Our Community, from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 2, at the Harmon Baldwin Recreation Center, 300 Sanders Street. Seating will be limited, and refreshments will be served.
Central Baptist Church Kids in Action will meet at 6 p.m. June 2.
The U.S. Small Business Administration's Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development (IATF) and Advisory Committee on Veterans Business Affairs (ACVBA) will hold virtual public meetings on June 2 and 3, respectively, via Microsoft Teams. The IATF will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 2, via this Microsoft Teams link. To join the meeting by phone instead, use (202) 765-1264 and Conference ID: 979 863 534# The ACVBA will meet from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 3, via this Microsoft Teams link. To join by phone instead, dial (202) 765-1264 and enter the Conference ID: 804 504 248#
CareSouth Carolina is scheduling appointments to administer vaccines to those in Phase 1A now and Phase 1B from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays at CareSouth Carolina Hartsville, 1268 S. Fourth St., Hartsville. You do NOT need to be a patient of CareSouth Carolina. Walk-ins are NOT allowed at this time. To make an appointment, call 843-332-3422.
St. Matthew's Church will hold a Virtual Men's Bible Study at 7 a.m. on Wednesdays and a Virtual Women's Bible Study at 12 Noon on Wednesdays. St. Matthew's Church will hold Virtual Church at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.
Sunrise Rotary Club of Hartsville meets every other Wednesday at 7:30 am at the Greater Hartsville Chamber of Commerce Board Room, 214 N. Fifth St. The Rotary Club of Hartsville is a part of District 7770 of the Eastern South Carolina. (843) 229-2729 or email@example.com
Enjoy Wine Down Wednesdays at Chianti's Wings & Things, 124 Cashua St., Darlington, from 4 to 9 p.m. with wine and wing specials. (843) 944-0880
Drive In Worship Service at 126 Pearl Street parking lot of Trinity United Methodist Church in Darlington at 8 p.m. on Wednesday evenings. Hope to see you there! Listen on FM 88.7.
Carolina Nightlife & Grill will hold a Cornhole Tournament every Wednesday at 2244 Harry Byrd Hwy., Darlington. Anyone can play. Register at 6 p.m. with play starting at 6:30 p.m. All skill levels welcome. Tournament is blind/random partner draw, double elimination format. Cost is $10 per person for the Advanced Bracket and $5 per person for the Tailgate Bracket. If you can average 2 in the hole every time, we recommend the advanced bracket. Cash prizes for winning teams.
Adult Beginner Tennis Clinic: Starting Wednesday, May 26, at 7 p.m. at Bill Cain Tennis Center on Orange Street, the Tennis 101 six-week program for adult beginners aims to attract individuals who have never played tennis before. Cost: $40, includes raquet. Info: Dusty Braddock firstname.lastname@example.org
Enjoy classic Shrimp-N-Grits (or pork chip and grits) at Joe's Grill on Thursday nights at 306 Russell St., Darlington.
Al-Anon, a fellowship of adult relatives and friends of alcoholics for mutual support, will meet at 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Hartsville AA Hut, 310 S. McFarland St. Info: 843-992-2981
Enjoy Steak Night with Joe's Grill on Friday nights at 306 Russell St., Darlington. Dine-in only. Info: 843-944-0626
Fahrenheit 225 will have Trivia & Rock Bingo Night on Fridays beginning at 7 p.m. Pick up to-go orders at 26 Public Square, Darlington. Open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Call in take-out orders at (843) 944-0321.
Shiftin' Gears is an exciting, innovative, party cover duet that brings the full, powerful variety band experience to the stage at 8 p.m. Friday, June 4, at Carolina Nightlife & Grill, 2244 Harry Byrd Hwy.
Neptune Island Waterpark, 1109 Fourteenth St., Hartsville, will open for weekends only and will be open daily beginning June 12. Hours of operation for 2021 will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 12 noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Little League Baseball Closing Ceremony will be held Saturday, June 5, at the Darlington High School parking lot.
Come and celebrate the Gallant Warriors 2-year anniversary from 12 noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, June 5, at 3849 N. Governor Williams Hwy., Darlington. We will also be presenting the pledges/donations to the different organizations who help children with disabilities. Come enjoy food, drinks, games, vendors, contests, and more! Presentation of donations at 5 o'clock. Please note, we have the right to refuse entry if needed. Entry: $10 per bike, $5 for each passenger on bike, and free for ages 15 and younger.
Part of the excitement and joy of pregnancy is delving into the new tasks you'll need to master when your baby arrives. To help you get ready for your bundle of joy while you're sticking close to home, join Carolina Pines' virtual childbirth preparation class, hosted by Chandra Jeppson, Labor and Delivery Nurse and Holly Prescott, Certified Lactation Consultant, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 5. To register, visit cprmc.com/event/29
St. Matthew's Church Women's Ministry will meet after the 8 a.m. service on Sunday, June 6. Info: 843-393-4112
Darlington Presbyterian Church holds service at 11 a.m. on Sundays with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. at the church, 315 Pearl St.
Children's Activities begin at 5 p.m. Sundays with Kids for Christ at the Kid Central Building then share the love of God with them through teaching and songs from 6 to 7 p.m. for Children's Musical Practice at Central Baptist Church, 512 Spring St., Darlington.
St. Matthew's Church will hold a Virtual Church Service at 11 a.m. Sundays. Info: 843-393-4112
Lee Street First Church of God brings the Word of God to you. Connect via Facebook Live or Zoom 646-558-86-56 ext. 222 777 7676. Sunday worship service at 11 a.m. Tuesday midday prayer at noon. Wednesday Bible Study at 6 p.m. Prayer Hotline 1-888-409-8880. Info: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2227777676 or 843-393-2672
Parking Lot Church in the grassy area behind the ball field at 10:30 a.m. at Mechanicsville Baptist Church. There will be ushers directing you where to park your vehicle. Once parked, please tune your radio to 102.5FM. All are welcome.
Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in Lamar will hold services at 11 a.m. in person or online. Masks required in person. (843) 332-1188.
The Knitting & Crochet Club of Lamar will meet at 4 p.m. on Mondays at the Lamar Library, 103 E. Main St., Lamar. Info: 843-326-5524
Monday Night is Spaghetti Night at Joe's Grill, 306 Russell St., Darlington. Served with salad, bread, and tea for $9.95. Info: 843-944-0626
Pickle Ball at Darlington Country Club, 125 Country Club Road, Darlington, will be held at 7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets weekly at 8 p.m. Monday nights at Trinity United Methodist Church in Darlington. Use the Orange Street entrance. Info: 843-395-6897
Mark Your Calendars
It's a Small World Summer Program, hosted by A Perfect Start Child Care, will be held June 21 to August 6 at 103 Saleeby Loop Road, Darlington. Register during May to waive registration fees for children in grades K-6. Pay weekly or pay up front to save $150. https://www.facebook.com/events/280764303587700/
Darlington City Council's regular monthly meeting for June has been rescheduled to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, at City Hall, 400 Pearl St.
Join the Greater Darlington Chamber of Commerce for a Ribbon Cutting at the new expansion facility of Pee Dee Treasures located at 117 E. Broad St., Darlington, at noon Wednesday, June 9.
The Junior League of Florence will hold its 7th Annual Touch A Truck event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at Darlington Raceway, rain or shine.
Please join the 12th Annual Omar River Rats River Run on Saturday, June 12, at the Cashua Ferry Landing in Darlington from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with stops at the Hwy 34 Landing, Doe Bar, I-95, Black Creek, and Hwy 301 Landing. Registration to be held at Hwy 34 Landing and Hwy 301 Landing beginning at 8:30 a.m. Email OmarRiverRats@gmail.com for questions and sponsorship opportunities for businesses and individuals alike.
The City of Hartsville is excited to announce that the 2021 Screen on the Green movie series is BACK! Grab a blanket or a chair and meet us at Burry Park for the summer movie series. Movie starts at dusk. Free. Children and leashed pets are welcome. This event is held in an open-air park with plenty of room for social distancing.
- June 12th: The Lion King (2019) sponsored by Duke Energy
- August 12th: National Night Out, Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse sponsored by LOL Steam Center
- September 11th: Aladdin (2019), sponsored by Sonoco
- October 23rd: Hocus Pocus sponsored by SPC Credit Union
Dominion Church will celebrate all 2021 graduates during a special service at 10:30 a.m. June 13 at the church, 1030 Pearl St. Any 5k, 12th grade and college graduates who would like to participate, please contact Pastor Jami before Sunday, June 6. Please plan to stay afterwards, for a cook out style lunch.
Join Lake Swamp Baptist Church June 13-17 at 6 p.m. each night for Vacation Bible School, Preschool thru Adult, at the church, 6558 Oates Highway.
Clays for a Cause will be held Friday, June 18, at Moree's Sportsmans Preserve, 1217 Moree Road, Society Hill, to benefit the Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Assault. Registration at 9 a.m. Shoot begins at 10 o'clock with lunch and awards at noon. Info: 843-669-4694 or 814-397-9959
Darlington Cruisers will hold their Annual Fathers Day Weekend Classic Car Show on Saturday, June 19, at Joe's Grill, 306 Russell St., Darlington. Info: (843) 858-0902
St. Matthew's Church will hold Confirmation Sunday at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 20, at the church, 210 S. Main St. Potluck Picnic and Bishop's Reception in the backyard follows the service weather permitting. Info: 843-393-4112
St. Matthew's Church will hold Vacation Bible School from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. July 11-13 at the church, 210 S. Main St. Info: 843-393-4112
Maddie's Stop & Shop Pop Up Summer Extravaganza will be held from 12 noon to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, July 10, at the Elks Lodge, 836 Timmonsville Highway, Darlington. Free snacks, beverages, and great vibes. First ten vendors $65. After July 1, vendor fee is $80. Info: Suniko Hickman 843-250-1198
Darlington Raceway will hold a Classic Car Show Saturday, August 21. Participants in the Classic Car Show will receive Dash Plaque, Awards & Prizes, Track Laps on the famous Darlington Raceway, 1 ticket to the Sport Clips VFW Haircut 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Sept. 4, and the 50 first entries will get to drive their car onto Victory Lane for a photo. Cost: $30 through June 30, $40 after. Info: Emily Webster at 843-395-8805 or email email@example.com.
- CareSouth Carolina-Hartsville Suite A/B(Fourth Street): 843-332-3422
- Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center: 843-656-0101
- CVS Pharmacy(Express Lane, Darlington): (800) 746-7287
- Hartsville Medical Group, LLC: firstname.lastname@example.org; (843) 383-5191
- Lamar Family Care: 843-395-8400; email@example.com
- Lamar Family Pharmacy: 843-326-5231
- McLeod Regional Medical Center @ Darlington Raceway: (866) 365-8110
- Pee Dee Health Care: 843-393-7452
- Walgreens #10329(South Fifth Street, Hartsville): 843-332-4523
- Walgreens #9737(South Governor Williams Highway, Darlington): 843-393-2679
- Walmart Pharmacy #1135 (South Fourth Street, Hartsville): 843-332-4891
- World Health Organization
- Centers for Disease Control
- S.C. Department of Health & Environmental Control
- The COVID-19 Data Hub
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Resource Page
- Taking the Pulse of American Households During COVID-19
- Providing Perspective During COVID-19 Using Census Data
- COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line Number (844) 684-6333, TTY (800) 462-7585. Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday.
- Individuals may only enter through the front door of City Hall, 400 Pearl St.
- Individuals must wear a mask.
- Individuals must maintain social distancing of six (6) feet from others.
- A maximum of three (3) people will be allowed in the reception area at any one time. Others must wait outside.
- Restrooms will not be open to the public.
- Emergencies, call 911
- Business Licenses - 843-398-4000 ext. 101
- Permits - 843-398-4029
- Water/Sewer, Normal Business Hours, - 843-398-4040
- Water/Sewer, After 5 p.m., - 843-758-1127
- Fire, Non-emergency - 843-398-4013
- Police, Non-emergency - 843-398-4026
- Municipal Court - 843-398-4004
- Streets & Sanitation - 843-398-4035
- Media Inquiries - 843-992-1561
To have your event listed on our websites, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 843-398-4000 the week prior to your event. The DDRA office has moved to City Hall, 400 Pearl St. If you need us, call 843-992-1561 or email email@example.com. Thanks!