The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


October 3, 2013

Edgecombe Events Oct. 3


The Happy Senior Citizens Club will be sponsoring gift bingo on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the E.L. Roberson Center.

Candidate Forum

The Edgecombe County Human Relation Commission will host a candidate forum 6 p.m. at Edgecombe County Auditorium. The purpose of the forum is for citizens to become informed about the candidates.


Ebonette Club

Meets at 4:00 p.m. at the home of Viola Harris.

American Legion

Eason Tiney American Legion Post 19 will meet 5 a.m. for breakfast followed by an meetin at Abrams Barbecue in Tarboro. All veterans are encouraged to attend.


Tarboro Fire Department

The Tarboro Fire Department invites the citizens it station on Howard Avenue from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Puppet shows games and refreshments as well as fire related demonstrations will be offered.


Flag-raising Cermony

There wil be a Flag-raising Cermony at the Veteran’s Memorialon the Town Common. The veteran being honored is Joel Bourne, U.S. Marine.

Activity Day in Hobgood

Starting with the gigantic yard sale at 9 a.m. Booths are available for $10, other activities start at 10 a.m. All activities will be held at the Thomas Sheilds Community Center. To reserve a booth or for more info, call 907-3785. Come one, come all! Bring your lawn chair!

Masters Gardeners Fall Planting Bulbs Sale

At Marrow Pitt Ace Hardware, from 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Demonstration on keeping moles and voles away from your bulbs. Come join us!

Relay for Life Captain’s Meeting, Edgecombe County

6:30 p.m. in room 152, Edgecombe Community College. Returning teams and new teams invited! 2014 Relay Location will be at SouthWest High School.


Literacy Volunteers Registration Deadline

Tutor an adult nonreader 1 1/12 hours a week. Register for the 12-hr tutor training workshop to be held on Oct. 12 and Oct. 26 at the Edgecombe County Memorial Library. For more info, call 252-442-1511 or 877-398-5576.

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