Phil and Lauren Shosre

We hope everyone had a happy Mother’s Day holiday weekend.

Wednesday evening, May 8, Horry County Council District 3 member Dennis DiSabato spoke at the clubhouse about outside gunfire directed towards our community.

Dennis is a real estate and personal injury attorney.

The county is working on an ordinance to protect deeply populated areas from gunfire.

Plantation Lakes’ ladies luncheon was Thursday, May 9 at Damon’s Grill with cheery hostesses Joan Bottom, Judy Cobb and Janet Howard. The 28 ladies had a great time and enjoyed prizes.

Friday, May 10 was Plantation Lakes’ Cinco de Mayo happy hour on Abuelo’s restaurant’s outdoor porch with festive hostesses Kathy Haight, Janet Galvin, Margaret Sobel and Darla Hamlin.

About 80 residents enjoyed sunny, breezy 83-degree weather, camaraderie and savory food.

Saturday, May 18, from 8 a.m. - noon is a private multi-family spring yard sale by some homeowners, chaired by resident Priscilla Scales. This is separate from Plantation Lakes’ annual community yard sale in September.

Saturday, May 18, Plantation Lakes’ annual bass fishing tournament entry forms and fees are due. Pay Russ Scales. His address, event flier and entry forms are on Select resource documents, then document, then lake committee and tournament.

Saturday, June 1 from 6:30-11:30 a.m. is the tournament. The $25 cash fee covers lunch and prizes. Fish must be alive at weigh-in.

Bring a non-perishable food or hygiene product donation for Help4Kids Backpack Buddies. Contact Russ at 843-254-4648.

Plantation Lakes’ clubhouse is the venue for all committee and club meetings.

Tuesday, May 21, the social committee meets at 7 p.m. Plantation Lakes ladies age 18 and older are encouraged to join and help plan exciting community events. Contact president Leslie at with questions.

Thursday, May 23, the Card-creating/scrapbooking Club meets 1-4 p.m. chaired by Diane Colarik.

Starting Monday, May 27, Plantation Lakes’ extremely popular water aerobics classes resume Monday-Friday at 8:45 a.m. at the pool.

These free, weather-permitting fun classes are for Plantation Lakes residents only. Guests must be accompanied by their resident host. Registration is unnecessary. Bring noodles, water weights and enjoy.

Check under resource documents, then social committee documents for Diane’s contact information.

Tuesday, May 28, the covenants committee meets at 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 30, the finance committee meets at 7 p.m.

Monday, June 3, the landscape committee meets at 7 p.m.

Thursday, June 6, the Architectural Review Board meets at 9 a.m.

Thursday, June 6, the board of directors meets at 6:30 p.m. Residents are encouraged to ask questions 6:30-7 p.m.

Check under upcoming events for Plantation Lakes’ annual pool party for residents only. The first email blast was sent May 2.

Debbie Bonner is chairing this social committee-hosted event. Gino’s will cater the food and DJ Buff will entertain. Corn hole, pool volleyball/basketball, hula hoops and ping pong will be available.

A non-refundable food ticket cash fee must be paid to Debbie Poat by May 22.

Bring your own towels and beverages, remembering glass is not permitted. Extra chairs are welcome.

Happy birthday wishes to Linda Knouse.

Congratulations to Lauren and Josh Momper on the birth of their son Adam.

Kenny and Susan Walters announce the graduation of their son Kurt from University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business.

Kurt majored in finance and graduates with Cum Laude honors.

We wish him good luck as he begins his mortgage banking career.

Myrtle Beach’ 80 bike week Spring Harley-Davidson Rally continues to Sunday, May 19.

Saturday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m., the North Myrtle Beach Community Band will perform its fifth annual Pops in the Park Concert in Sandhills Bank Amphitheater at North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex. Admission is free.

Tuesday, May 21 from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. is Carolina Forest Library’s next book sale. A bag of books costs $5.

Horry County libraries will offer the Summer Quest reading program, “A Universe of Stories.”

After required points for reading are earned, a completion certificate is awarded.

North Myrtle Beach Music on Main Summer Concert Series will present a live band performing every Thursday night from 7-9 p.m. at the Horseshoe at 1 WW South Ocean Blvd. Admission is free. Concerts will continue through Sept. 26.

Friday, May 24-27 is Atlantic Beach Bike Week.

Coastal Carolina University’s Office of Academic and Community Outreach is sponsoring 2019 Coastal Carolina Kids Camp from June 17-Aug. 9 for children ages 6-10.

Pre-register your children now at outreach or in person at Conway Education Center, 290 Allied Drive in Conway, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Call 843-349-5002. They offer morning and afternoon programs in dance, science, art and theater.

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Have a great week.


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