Lake Toxaway News


April 11, 2019

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An Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday.

Thank you to all those who helped with the spring cleanup. A special thank you to the members of Oak Grove Baptist Church for coming to help out on Saturday. We appreciate everyone who came out to move furniture to the Bargain Barn. Lots of great things will be for sale soon in the Bargain Barn. Make plans to come up the first of May for some good shopping. Also, we appreciate all the helped with the cleanup of the kitchen, etc., so we can get ready for our opening night in May. We appreciate all our wonderful volunteers.

Time to think about heading up to the Lake Toxaway Community Center on May 3 for opening night. Dinner is at 6 p.m., with music starting at 7 p.m. The bands for the month of May are already lined up: May 3, New Dixie Storm; May 10, Mac Anderson and Family; May 17, Nick Chandler and Delivered; May 24 Lynn Goldsmith and the Jeter Mountain Gang; and May 31, Byrds and Crowe. We will need lots of volunteers each and every Friday night. To volunteer contact [email protected] or call 966-4026.

Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13. There will be free hot dogs for the children, and adult lunches of hamburger or hot dogs for $5. This is a fundraiser for the Oak Grove Children's Department.

After the egg hunt, there will be organized games with prizes awarded.

Bargain Barn

We are accepting donations for the Bargain Barn at Lake Toxaway Community Center. No clothes, TV's or mattresses. Call Susan at 966-4026 or Jan at (904) 557-1898 to make arrangements for your donations.

News From Quebec Community Center

Continue to keep Lavern Moore in your thoughts and prayers after her surgery. I spoke with her husband and she is still in rehab in Hendersonville. She is doing well and he hopes to have her home soon. The senior lunch program at Quebec Community Center offers a nutritious lunch, fellowship and games from 10 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday, to anyone in the Toxaway, Quebec and Silversteen communities who are age 60 or older. Transportation is available. Contact Pam McCall from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at (828) 862-4466. Make a reservation a day ahead. To rent the Quebec Community Center, contact Ann Hendrix at 862-4974. To rent the Silversteen Community Center, contact Dean Anders at 884-6240.

Special Military Day

Work continues on the Special Military Day planned at the Lake Toxaway Community Center.

Continue to send photos of those killed in the line of active duty throughout Transylvania to Jan Plemmons at 966-9288.

Walking Group

Come out and walk on Tuesdays at the fancy new track. A walking group has started at the new and improved track at the Lake Toxaway Community Center. The group meets at 4 p.m. on Tuesdays.

Quilting In Lake Toxaway

Do you like to quilt or want to learn? The Lake Toxaway Quilt Group hopes to begin meeting again on Tuesday mornings again, starting the first of May. The group meets 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays. All levels of quilters are invited. Contact us at [email protected]


The library's bookmobile visits the following locations on the first Wednesday of every month: Quebec Community Center, 10 a.m. to noon; Lake Toxaway Post Office, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m .; Sapphire Post Office, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. You can pick up or return books at any location. Contact Brenda Ivers at 884-3151, ext. 6, for possible book delivery.

Monthly Meeting

Just a reminder that we have our monthly meeting of the Lake Toxaway Community Center every second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.

We have been meeting at the fire department when our building is closed, but once we open we will be meeting in the large building. We appreciate the use of the room at the Fire Department during the winter months.

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