• The Mighty Pens is holding a meeting at the Horry County Democratic party office at 10 a.m. Thursday to discuss the upcoming Democratic campaign and ways to craft letters to the editor.
The meeting will be held at 900 Fourth Ave. in Conway, in Suite A. Muffins and coffee will be available.
Call 488-4237 for more information.
• West Side Democrats will meet 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Coastal Coffee House, located at 748 Highway 544 in Conway, across from Coastal Carolina University and between the two entrances to campus from Highway 544. For more information, contact the HCDP office at 488-4237.
• Horry Grand Strand Dems will meet 12:30 p.m. Friday at Friendly’s Restaurant at the intersection of 47th Avenue North and Highway 17. For more information contact Bea Catalano at email@example.com.
• The Horry County Democratic Party is holding their annual fundraiser Sept. 7 at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, 101 Fantasy Harbour Blvd. in Myrtle Beach.
Tickets are on sale for $50 or attendees can purchase a host table for $500, which provides 10 tickets and includes the attendee’s name in the program. Tickets are on sale through Monday.
S.C. Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter of Orangeburg will serve as keynote speaker.
Those interested also are able to purchase advertisements in the event program, ranging from $5 to $100. Advertisements must be submitted to Carolyn Hickman-Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to the HCDP headquarters at 900 Fourth. Ave., Suite A, Conway, SC 29526. Advertisements must be submitted by Monday.
For more information, call the HCDP office at 488-4237 or party secretary Nancy Anderson at 347-2306.
The reception, featuring a silent auction, will begin at 6 p.m. with dinner following at 7 p.m.