2-Month Event Calendar

October – November 2021

Events sometimes change. Call or email ahead to be sure.

Oct 1 (Friday) – Last Day for eligible voters to be registered to vote in time for the Municipal Election Day on Nov 2.

 

Oct 1 (Friday) – Northwest Action Dems. No meeting scheduled for October. For information, contact wendy.baruch@gmail.com.

 

Oct 2 (Saturday) – Womens March #DefendRoe, 10:00 am at Chapin Park, Myrtle Beach, sponsored by Grand Strand Action Together (GSAT).

 

Oct 2 (Saturday) – PRIDE in the Park Festival, 12:00 – 7:00 pm at Valor Park, Myrtle Beach, sponsored by Pride Myrtle Beach Inc.

 

Oct 4 (Monday) – Absentee ballots for the Nov 2 municipal election will begin to be mailed to voters who applied for them. Absentee voting In-Person begins for eligible voters at the Horry County Voter Registration & Elections Office (1515 4th Avenue) in Conway, weekdays 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  [843-915-5440]

 

Oct 4 (1st Monday) – HCDP Faith Caucus, 7:00 pm virtually. For info, contact Cedric Blain-Spain at Cblainspain.stateec@gmail.com.

 

Oct 5 (1st Tuesday) – South Side Democrats Network Club. Meets virtually at 7:00 pm. For info, contact Cedric Blain-Spain at Cblainspain.stateec@gmail.com.

 

Oct 7 (1st Thursday) – First Thursday Happy Hour. Meets Thursday at 5:15 pm at the Liberty Tap Room, 7651 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach. For more information, contact Dr Saxena at scsaxen@gmail.com.

 

Oct 8 (2nd Friday) – Beach Dems Breakfast. No meeting planned at this time. Normally 8:30 am at Friendly’s Restaurant, 4705 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach. For information, contact Sally at sallyphoward@aol.com

 

Oct 11 – National Holiday– Columbus Day – Indigenous People’s Day 

 

Oct 12 (2nd Tuesday) – Carolina Forest Democratic Club via Zoom. Second Tuesday of the month, 5:30 pm. Regular attendees will receive the Zoom link by email. Others who wish to attend, contact Cathy T at cath26@gmail.com.

 

Oct 13 (2nd Wednesday) – Gun Sense Committee, 10:00 am via ZoomFor more info, contact Henry Garbelman at hengar45@gmail.com.

 

Oct 14 (2nd Thursday) – South Enders Democratic Club, 6:00 pm via ZoomSecond Thursday of the month. Guest Speakers are SC House Members Patricia Henegan and Jerry Govan, and SC State Senator John ScottTopic: Redistricting. Regular attendees will receive the Zoom link by email. Others who wish to attend, contact Rick at info@southenders.org.

 

Oct 15 (Friday) – Boss’s Day

 

Oct 21 (3rd Thursday) – DWCHC- Democratic Womens Council of Horry County. Third Thursdays, change of time to 4:30-6:30 pm to accommodate an outdoor meeting (meeting on Zoom if weather is inclement). Venue: Grand Park in Market Common. Guest: Rosie the Riveter and introducing the DWC new project “Did You Know”? Details to come on DWC social media, website and email.

 

Oct 22 (Friday) – SHORE Dinner in the Ballroom at the Dunes & Golf Club, 9000 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572. Reception 6:00 pm; Dinner 7:00 pm.  Silent Auction – Buffet – Keynote Speaker. Reservations at https://secure.actblue.com/donate/shore2021.

 

Oct 25 (4th Monday) – Westside Democrats meets 4th Monday at 5:30 pm via Zoom or at the HCDP Office. Contact Scott Pleasant at  scottplez@yahoo.com.

 

Oct 28 (Last Thursday) – North Strand Democrats, 5:00 pm.  Last Thursday each month. For info, contact Verlene DeWitt at bigvbd@gmail.com.

 

Oct 31 (Sunday) – Gun Show Rally, 1:00 – 3:00 pm on Oak Street, across from the Myrtle Beach Convention center. Join the Gun Sense Action committee to encourage common sense gun laws.  Contact Henry Garbelman at hengar45@gmail.com for more details.

 

Nov 1 (1st Monday) – HCDP Faith Caucus, 7:00 pm virtually. For info, contact Cedric Blain-Spain at Cblainspain.stateec@gmail.com.

 

Nov 2 (Tuesday) – (Municipal) Election Day. Polls open 7am to 7 pm for City and Town Council seats for Aynor, Atlantic Beach, Briarcliffe Acres, Conway, Loris, Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach.

Nov 2 (1st Tuesday) – South Side Democrats Network Club. Meets virtually at 7:00 pm. For info, contact Cedric Blain-Spain at Cblainspain.stateec@gmail.com.

 

Nov 4 (1st Thursday) – First Thursday Happy Hour. Meets Thursday at 5:15 pm at the Liberty Tap Room, 7651 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach. For more information, contact Dr Saxena at scsaxen@gmail.com.

 

Nov 5 (Friday) – Northwest Action Dems. For information, contact wendy.baruch@gmail.com.

 

Nov 7 (Sunday) – Daylight Saving Time Change/Clock falls back

Nov 9 (2nd Tuesday) – Carolina Forest Democratic Club. Second Tuesday of the month, 5:30 pm. Regular attendees will receive the Zoom link by email. Others who wish to attend, contact Cathy T at cath26@gmail.com.

 

Nov 10 (2nd Wednesday) – Gun Sense Committee, 10:00 am via ZoomFor more info, contact Henry Garbelman at hengar45@gmail.com.

 

Nov 11 – National Holiday – Veterans Day

 

Nov 11 (2nd Thursday) – South Enders Democratic Club, 6:00 pm via ZoomSecond Thursday of the month. Regular attendees will receive the Zoom link by email. Others who wish to attend, contact Rick at info@southenders.org.

 

Nov 12 (2nd Friday) – Beach Dems Breakfast. No meeting planned at this time. Normally 8:30 am at Friendly’s Restaurant, 4705 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach. For information, contact Sally at sallyphoward@aol.com

 

Nov 18 (3rd Thursday) – DWCHC – Democratic Womens Council of Horry County.   Third Thursdays, change of time to 4:30-6:30 pm to accommodate an outdoor meeting (meeting on Zoom if weather is inclement). Venue: to be announced. Topic: The Homeless Period Project and other programs for women in Horry County. Members asked to bring personal toiletry items for women to donate, including menstruation supplies, shampoos, soaps, lotions. Details to come on DWC social media, website and email.

 

Nov 22 (4th Monday) – Westside Democrats meets 4th Monday at 5:30 pm.  Location via Zoom or at the HCDP Office TBD closer to date. Contact Scott Pleasant at  scottplez@yahoo.com.

 

Nov 25 (Thursday) – Thanksgiving Day 

 

[Date to be determined] – North Strand Democrats, 5:00 pm.  Normally meets last Thursday each month. For info, contact Verlene DeWitt at bigvbd@gmail.com.

 

Nov 26 – Native American Heritage Day