Community News

Cleanup set July 14
The communities of Pioneer and LaDeca can drop off and dispose of items including tires, yard debris, TVs, hazardous waste, and more on Saturday, July 14, from 9 a.m. until the bins are full. The event is free. There will be food, drinks and music. Participants can enter to win a gift card. For information, call 863-675-5220. This is the first of several clean-up events to be held throughout the county over the next two months.

Painting workshops
Painting workshops hosted by the Confident Creator, Heather Caldwell, will be held at the Clewiston Public Library, 120 W. Osceola Ave., on Monday, July 16. The children’s workshop for ages 8 years old and up will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. An adult workshop will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is a $15 registration fee, which includes all materials. Registration is required due to limited seating.

HGUNC meeting set July 20
Hendry/Glades Unmet Needs Coalition (HGUNC) invites nonprofits’ representatives and other parties interested in helping Hendry and Glades County residents who still have unmet needs because of Hurricane Irma to attend a meeting to be held on Friday, July 20, at 5 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 331 West Osceola Ave. in Clewiston.

Tournament set July 21
Clewiston Golf Course will host the “Wilbur’s UnFOREgettable Golf Classic” tournament Saturday, July 21. Registration is at 8 a.m., shotgun start at 9. Proceeds will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. Sign up in the Golf Shop or call 863-983-1448.

Teen Dance set July 21
The Harlem Academy Alumni will host a Back 2 School Teen Dance on Saturday, July 21, from 7 to 11 p.m at the Clewiston Middle School, 601 W Pasadena Ave. in Clewiston. Admission is $10.

Date changed for Golf Camp
The Junior Golf Camp #2 (for children ages 6 to 11) to be held at the Clewiston Golf Course, 1201 San Luiz Ave. in Clewiston, has been changed from July 25-29 to July 23-27 from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Monday-Friday. Sign up in the Golf Shop. For information, call 863-983-1448.

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