The Bee Street Successors Toastmaster Club meetings will be held the first and third Thursdays of each month. The meetings will take place at the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, 109 Bee St. Contact Josephine Traina Gleason at 793-4023 or

Rotary officers

The Rotary Club of Charleston recently announced the election of its new officers at the Harbour Club on Prioleau Street.

They are Chappy Chapman, president; Eddie Buxton, president-elect; Andy Morgan, secretary; and Diane McGuire, treasurer.

Beit Midrash

The Beit Midrash Messianic Congregation will have the remembrance of Tisha B'Av at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1 in the downstairs chapel at Citadel Square Baptist Church, 328 Meeting St. E-mail

Metal Detecting

The Lowcountry Metal Detecting Club meets at 7 p.m. on the first Saturday of every month at Perkins Restaurant at 1700 Old Trolley Road in Summerville. Contact Dennis at or Joe @

Sampler Guild

The Charleston Sampler Guild meets the fourth Monday of each month at 1 p.m.

Contact Ann Hart at 884-2410 or