Swimming lessons offered
The Smith-Hazel Recreation Center pool will offer American Red Cross swimming lessons starting May 1.
The lessons are offered Monday through Thursday in two-week sessions. Four sessions will be available this summer during the day and evening.
Swimming lessons are available for children, adults and those with disabilities.
Contact the center at (803) 642-7634 for pricing and more information.
Golden Harvest competing for funds
Golden Harvest Food Bank is competing to be one of 40 food banks to receive a $45,000 grant from Walmart.
Through Tuesday, people can vote by going to Golden Harvest’s Facebook page. A Facebook account is required to vote.
Entries sought for juried competition
Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is accepting entries for A Sense of Place 2013 juried fine arts competition.
The contest is open to U.S. artists ages 18 and older. Entries must be original, not previously exhibited at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art and completed on or after June 1, 2011. Entries can be created in the following media: painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, photography, ceramics and sculpture.
Entries must be postmarked or hand delivered by May 31.
For more information, contact the institute at (706) 722-5495 or firstname.lastname@example.org.