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


Cookies for Cancer Sunday Family Fun Day July 11, and Aug. 8
Cookies for Cancer will have Sunday Family Fun Day from noon-4 p.m. at Gene Record Park at the Splash Pad. There will be games, races, free hamburgers and hotdogs. Donation items needed are chips, candy, coloring books, children’s toys, etc.
Hickory Corner Community Center Homecoming June 19
Hickory Corner Community Center will celebrate their homecoming starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 19. There will be barbeque plates, hot dogs, a cake walk, a cake auction, a silent auction, antique tractor display and entertainment. All are welcome.
Lifeline Blood Drives June 21
Lifeline Blood Services will be holding blood drives at TCAT from 8:30-11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-2:20 p.m. June 15 and at Piggly Wiggly 1-6 p.m. June 21.
CC Retired Teachers Meeting June 16
Chester County Retired Teachers will meet at noon on Wednesday, June 16, at Snookum’s. The sponsor is Peoples Bank. Mike Barker will be our guest speaker. He will update us on our state retirement system.  Membership dues will need to be paid – $40 for lifetime NEA and $75 for yearly membership.

Juneteenth Celebration June 19
Oasis Community Development Corporation will host a Juneteenth observance from 1-8 p.m. June 19 at North Chester School, 524 Luray Ave. Call 731-608-2222 for more information.

Southwest Head Start Applications now
Southwest Head Start is now taking applications on three- and four-year old children for Chester County Head Start in Henderson. No fees for services. Let us take your application by phone: Lisa Brantley, 608-9102; Kristyl Hansen, 608-9049; or Head Start Center, 989-2561.