The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

September 7, 2012

Edgecombe Events

FOR THE DAILY SOUTHERNER
FOR THE DAILY SOUTHERNER

TARBORO — SEPT 8

Music Festival

The Edgecombe Arts Council and the Town of Tarboro are sponsoring the 1st Annual Blue Grass and Folk Music Festival from 10am-6pm at Indian Lake Park. $15 at the gate. Call Carol Banks at 252-823-4159.



Senior Games

Pancake Breakfast

7-10am at Andy’s Restaurant. Money raised will go towards helping to defray the cost for those seniors who are attending the NC Senior Games State Finals in Raleigh-Sept. 26-29th. Tickets are $5.  Call 641-4263.



SEPT 8

ECC/Mill Work

A two-weekend class in Mill  Work:  Windows & Doors meets Sept. 8-9 and Sept. 15-16 on the Tarboro campus of ECC. class meets 8am-5pm. Sat/Sun. Cost is $120. Call 823-5166, ext. 241.



Ebonette Club

Will meet at 4pm at the home of Ernestine Smith.



Diabetes Education

Class

FREE class at Vidant Family Medicine-Pinetops. (located at 1473 NC 42-43 West). From 9:30-11:30am.  Certified Diabetes Educator, Karolynn Barnhill will be the guest speaker. Call 252-933-3975 to register for the free class.



SEPT 9

Edge. Community

Chorus

Rehearsal at  St. James United Methodist Church at 7pm. $10 membership fee. Concert at ECC Oct. 21st.



SEPT 10

Edge. Community

Chorus

Rehearsal at  St. James United Methodist Church at 7pm. $10 membership fee. Concert at ECC Oct. 21st.



ECC

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.



ECC

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.



SEPT 11

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.

9/11

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.



LTAI

Disscussion

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.



SEPT 12

Golden Kiwanis

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.



SEPT 13

Bosom Buddies

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.



SEPT 15

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.



SEPT 17

ECC

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.