Phil and Lauren Shosre

Hope that everyone and their homes stayed safe despite Hurricane Dorian on Thursday, Sept. 5.

Monday, Sept. 2, the communications committee sent a community awareness email about hurricane preparedness and the tree management policy.

Tuesday, Sept. 3, Waccamaw Management sent a hurricane prep email blast with emergency phone numbers. See it on website under ‘latest documents’ labeled ‘important information and phone numbers.’ This places you in resource center. Click on Waccamaw Management.

Waccamaw Management’s Sept. 6 email blast states there was no clubhouse, common area, landscaping or downed tree hurricane damage.

Sept. 15 is the deadline for filling out Plantation Lakes’ online phone directory form on to be included in the new printable .pdf format phone directory. Your website personal information is separate from the directory information you provide.

On the website, go to “resource documents,” then “documents,” then click “social committee documents,” then click on the form.

Plantation Lakes’ clubhouse is the venue for all committee and club meetings. Tuesday, Sept. 17, the social committee meets at 7 p.m. All Plantation Lakes ladies are welcome. Contact president

The social committee is supporting the local charity Fostering Hope, Inc. in Conway this year. The charity’s mission is to “provide basic necessities to children in crisis situations.”

Sept. 19 and Oct. 3, the Architectural Review Board meets at 9 a.m. Due to Hurricane Dorian, the Sept. 5 meeting was rescheduled to Sept. 12.

Thursday, Sept. 19, at noon, the ladies luncheon is at the brand new J. Peters Grill & Bar at 825 Market Place Drive in the Lowes Foods shopping area. The charming hostesses will be Les Kozier, Connie Lombardo and Patty Zelnick.

RSVP deadline was Sept. 11 to Patty. The $20 cost includes entree, coffee/tea, dessert, tax and gratuity.

The five menu selections include grilled chicken or flounder sandwich or burger with side, grilled chicken over salad, or potato/she-crab soup with half club sandwich.

Thursday, Sept. 19, the ad hoc light pole committee’s monthly meeting is at 7 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 21 from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. is Plantation Lakes’ annual community yard sale. Rain date is Sept. 22.

With questions, contact Connie Lombardo at 516-241-5189.

If you do not wish to participate at your home, you may still want to donate treasures to the social committee to sell to raise funds for future Plantation Lakes community events. Social committee donations will be accepted Friday, Sept. 20 6-8 p.m. at the designated address on the event flier.

The deadline for participation payments was Sept. 10.

Large mailbox bows will be given out starting Sept. 15. All bows will be picked up by social committee members after the event. Arriving shoppers will be given a neighborhood map. Security will patrol Plantation Lakes during the event to ensure community safety, parking law compliance, and traffic control.

A Goodwill truck will be in the pool parking lot between 2-3 p.m. Saturday accepting unsold donations until the truck is full.

Tuesday, Sept. 24, the covenants committee meets at 7 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 26, the finance committee meets at 6:30 p.m., and the lake committee meets at 7 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 3, the board of directors meets at 6:30 p.m. and accepts residents’ questions until 7 p.m. Due to Hurricane Dorian, the September meeting was rescheduled for Sept. 10.

Saturday, Oct. 5, the Plantation Lakes annual tailgate party will be hosted by Patty and Al Grimm and Kathy and Ron Childress. Bring some chairs and wear your team colors. Details will follow.

Thursday, Oct. 10 from 1-4 p.m. is the Card-creating/scrapbooking Club chaired by Diane Colarik.

Saturday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. is Plantation Lakes’ amazing annual Holiday Boutique. Some outdoor vendor spaces are still available. Contact

Happy birthday wishes to Debbie Wildrick and Doug Butters.

Saturday, Sept. 14, the group will meet at the Carolina Forest Recreation Center at 8 a.m. to collect litter on Carolina Forest roads.

Saturday, Sept. 14 at 2 p.m., Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers football team plays Norfolk State University Spartans at Brooks Stadium, 540 University Blvd., in Conway.

Sunday and Monday, Sept. 15 and 16 are the Fun Sunday and Monday block parties in North Myrtle Beach at First Avenue and 100 South Ocean Blvd. OD Arcade.

A block party with live music, food and vendors will be there 1 - 5 p.m. Sunday and noon - 5:30 p.m. Monday.

These are part of the Society of Stranders [SOS] Fall Migration from Sept. 12-21. They celebrate South Carolina’s state dance, the shag, with shag dancing, shag lessons and live music. The website has information about other events during the 10-day migration.

Sunday, Sept. 22 at 4 p.m., the Coastal Carolina University Chamber Players present a chamber music concert at Edwards Recital Hall. Admission is $17.

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