Edgecombe Events should be submitted by noon the day before publication. Items eligible include notices of local meetings and activities of non-profit organizations, clubs, schools and civic groups in the community. Information should be brief and typewritten, neatly printed or via e-mail. Questions? 823-3106 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Leave a daytime contact phone number.
Edge. Community Chorus
Rehearsal at St. James United Methodist Church at 7pm. $10 membership fee. Concert at ECC Oct. 21st.
Phlebotomy classes being on the Tarboro campus of ECC. One class meets 2:30-6:30pm Mond & Wed. A second class meets 6-9pm Tues or Thurs. Prerequisite: Career Readiness Certificate. Cost is$183.50. Call 446-0436, ext. 397.
Spanish Online. Two courses: Workplace Spanish for Customer Service and Workplace Spanish for Manufacturing. Classes are 30 hours of instruction. cost is $120. Call 823-5166, ext. 164 or 265.
Ready Readers Book Club
Will meet and discuss the book “Killer Stuff and Tons of Money” by maureen Stanton. At 6:30pm in the Pender Room of the Edgecombe County Memorial Library.
Progresive Democrats Club
Meeting at 7pm at our District #11 Headquarters. A representative from each pricinct will share updates on their “Getting out the Vote” (GOTV) and Voters Registration Education activities. All members are urged to attend and bring your neighbors and some friends.
The 9/11 In Honor and Rembebrance Ceremony will be held at 2:30pm at Golden Living Center, 1000 Western Blvd., Tarboro. This program is sponsored by the Woodman fo the World Tarboro Lodge 115. The Public is Invited.
Are You Prepared?
September is National Disaster Preparedness Month and you can get all the answers you need from Butch Beach, Director of Emergency Services, from 1-2pm at the Edgecombe County Administrative Bldg. Room 260. Call 252-641-5831.
ECC - Tourism
A two-day class on Edgecombe County History meets Sept. 11&13 on the Tarboro campus of ECC. Class meets 9am-noon. This is the first class in new Tourism Ambassador Certificate program. Fee is $120. Call 823-5166, ext. 220.
ECML continues it’s 8th LTAI disscussion series. Theme: Altered Landscapes North Carolina’s Changing Worlds. “Garden Spells” by Sarah Addison Allen will be discussed by Dr. karen Zipf, professor of History at ECU in Greenville.
Meeting at the Colonial Theater, Main Street. Groundbreaking for the completion of the exterior of the Theater will take place at 10am at the back of the Theater.
Will hold it’s monthly meeting at 6:30pm at ECC, Tarboro campus Room A-141, McIntyre Bldg. OUr project for Sept. is the Board of Elections education and voter registration in high schools. Free, open to the public and non-partisans.
Cancer Support Group will meet at 7pm in the library of Vidant Edgecombe Hospital. The speaker will be Pat Curl . Please call 823-8277. 823-5546, or 823-2525 for more information.
Tar River Tea Party
Holding an Organizatinoal meting at 6:30pm at Braswell Library in Rocky Mt. For additional information call 823-2404.
Tarborough Junior Cotillion
From 6:30-8:30pm at the Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall in Tarboro. For 5th, 6th, or 7th graders. Call Garde Parson at 252-559-0747 for more information.
Musical Memories of WWII
At the McIntyre Auditorium, Edgecombe Community College at 7pm. $10 per person. Buy tickets at Vet Museum 823-0891 and Blount Bridgers House 823-4159. Tickets will also be sold at the door.
A Nurse Aide I class begins on the Rocky Mt. campus of ECC. Class ends ec. 19th. Class meets 8am-1pm Mon-Wed. Prerequistie: Career Readiness Certificate. Cost is $183.50. Call 446-0436, ext. 397.
Town of Conetoe
Community Watch Meeting for Block Captains and residents at 7pm.