TARBORO — 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: email@example.com. Leave a daytime contact phone number.
MAY 29 - JUNE 13
Volunteer Crisis Call Training
My Sister’s House will be having a volunteer Crisis Call Training course from 5:30PM-8:30PM, Mon.-Thurs. We are looking for volunteers.
4-H Golf Club
Are your interested in playing golf? Join the 4-H Golf club for any youth between the ages of 10 through 18! An interest meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 4:00pm in the Family Consumer Science Lab of the Edgecombe County Administrative Building located on 201 Saint Andrew St. For additional information contact Jamilla Hawkins at 252-641-7821.
The E.L. Roberson Center will be hosting the fourth annual May Day at Sunset Church of God, from 9-2. It’s to honor Older Americans Month. This is free and lunch will be provided. To register or for more info call 641-4263.
with Don Aycock
Originally scheduled for May 23, has been rescheduled from 2-3:30pm in the Warner Room of Braswell Memorial Library.
Be someone’s hero and save a life. Donate Blood at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital Lobby from 10am-2:30pm. For more info. call Amy Dixon at 252-641-7126.
MAY 31 and JUNE 1
Juneteenth Community Empowerment Harambee Festival
This FREE event will take place Friday and Saturday. On Fri., it’s the Thelonious Monk Jazz Festival featuring live jazz entertainment from 7pm-11pm in the Booker T. Theater. On Sat. the Junteenth Community Empowerment Celebration featuring artist Mel Waiters, from 12pm-7pm at the Douglas Block. There will also be kids activities, arts/crafts, food vendors, entertainment and more. Congressman G.K. Butterfield will serve as the guest speaker. For more info visit www.downtownrockymount.com.