What’s Happening in Henderson, Chester County and surrounding areas


GFWC Information Meeting Jan. 23
GFWC brings people together who want to improve the community in a variety of ways. We will work together for the benefit of Chester County. If your new year’s resolution was to make an impact, volunteer or  find new friends. Stop by the library from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, to learn more or contact Stephanie Haggard at 731-733-0187 or email stephanie.haggard@gmail.com.
Library Open House Jan. 30
Friends of the Library Open House will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30. FOL members advocate for the library, spread the word about the library and library events, work with the library to plan fundraisers on behalf of the library and support the local library. Stop by our open house or visit our Facebook Event Page to learn more and to see what it takes to become a member.
Lifeline Blood Drive Jan. 31
Lifeline blood services will be holding a blood drive from noon-5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, at East Chester Elementary School.
Superbowl Stew and Bake Sale Feb. 1
Sweetlips Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Super Bowl Stew and Bake Sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 1. Bring your own containers and come early! Proceeds benefit the Sweetlips Fire Department and Community Center, 4415 Sweetlips Rd. For more information, call 989-7046. Snow date will be Feb. 8.
CC Historical Society Meeting Feb. 3
The Chester County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Senior Center. Our night’s speaker will be Beverly Morton, Assessor of Property. Come join us and bring a friend.
Big Country Breakfast Feb. 8
Get ready for another “BIG Country Breakfast” from 7-10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Montezuma Community Center. We will have homemade biscuits, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, gravy and drinks all for $6 per plate. There will also be some baked goods for sale. Come early for the best selection. These funds are used for the cost of operating our community center.
Fourth Annual Black History Program Feb. 15
The Fourth Annual Black History Program will be held from 2-4 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Senior Center in Henderson. The theme is “Move Up!” Sponsors are the Ladies of the Henderson Community. For more information, contact debbiecason73@gmail.com, ahollingswo6@gmail.com, amiecroom@hotmail.com and lwright8159@gmail.com