People & events


St. Joseph School gala
COLUMBIA—St. Joseph School’s 60th anniversary gala celebration will be Sept. 5 at 7 p.m. at the parish hall. Details: Terri Boyle, (803) 622-3650 or, or Petrina Marsh,

Run With Endurance 5k
YORK—Divine Saviour Church, 232 Herndon Ave., will host the Run With Endurance 5K Run/Walk on Sept. 13 at 8 a.m. Registration: $20 for the 5k and $15 for Deacon’s Mile. Sign up by Sept. 1 for a T-shirt. Registration ends Sept. 10. Register through the church, Sylvia Theater, or Contact: Amy Brown, or (803) 493-5424.


Psalms study
MYRTLE BEACH—St. Andrew Church will hold “Psalms”, a Bible study on Thursdays, Sept. 11 to Nov. 20 at 10:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. in the parish center. Cost: $28. Email or call the church, (843) 626-4685.


PICKENS—Holy Cross Church will hold its annual “Feastival” with music, crafts, yard sale, and more on Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 558 Hampton Ave. Call (864) 878-0574.

Charity Golf Outing & Auction
GREENVILLE—Knights of Columbus Council 9184 will hold its Charity Golf Outing & Auction fundraiser with a steak dinner Sept. 7 at the Preserve at Verdae. Details: Dick Zurawski, or (864) 567-2158.

Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day
GREENVILLE—The Ancient Order of Hibernians’ annual Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day charity dinner will be Sept. 12 at Twigs Tempietto, 1100 Woods Crossing Road. The event benefits St. Clare’s Home for Joyful Hope. Cost: $45, includes dinner, dancing and a live auction. Details: Tommy Ennis, (610) 297-1812 or Tom Farrell, (864) 630-1922.

Homeschoolers Mass
SPARTANBURG—A Mass for homeschoolers celebrating the Feast of the Queenship of Mary will be held Aug. 22 at 6 p.m. at St. Paul the Apostle Church. Sponsored by Our Lady of Guadalupe Homeschool Group. Potluck follows. Bring a dish. Details: Aimee Miller, (864) 415-5780.

Women of Grace conference
GREENVILLE—The Women of Grace national conference, “Authentically Feminine, Authentically Masculine: Real Women, Real Men for Such a Time as This,” will be held Sept. 5-7 at St. Mary Church, 111 Hampton Ave. A men’s track has been added. Registration: $120 per person, $200 per couple at, (800) 558-5452.

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