The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

October 28, 2013

EDGECOMBE EVENTS OCT. 28

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WILSON — Edgecombe Events should be submitted by noon THREE days before the activity. Items eligible include notices of local meetings and activities of non-profit organizations, clubs, schools and civic groups in the community. Please limit to 30 words or less and typewritten, neatly printed or by e-mail. Questions? 823-3106 or e-mail: editor@dailysoutherner.com with “EVENTS” in the subject line. Include a daytime contact phone number.



Commercial businesses are not eligible to list events in Edgecombe Events and will not be acknowledged.



Listings are free and published on a space available basis.









NOVEMBER 2

Rabies Vaccination Clinic

State Law requires all dogs, cats, and ferrets 4 months of age and older to be vaccinated against rabies and wear proper collar and rabies tag. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Tarboro Animal Clinic.



Health and Wellness Fair

Free, community-wide event for men and women at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital

from 8am - 12pm. Event will include clinical breast exams for women and

prostate exams for men, as well as other health information and screenings.

Clinical breast exams will be offered on first-come basis. Gentlemen must

register in advance for prostate screenings by calling 1-800-472-8500 or go

to www.vidanthealth.com/prostatescreening



ECC Genealogy

A one-day Intro to Genealogy class meets Saturday, November 2, on the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College. Class meets 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Fee is $70. Contact 823-5166, ext. 241, or flemingm@edgecombe.edu.



Colonial Theatre “Star Light Ball”

The Colonial Theatre “Star Light Ball” will be held at 7 p.m. at the Atrium in the Fleming Building at Edgecombe Community College. The evnt is a fundraiser for the theater’s restoration and tickets are $50 per person for food, drinks, music and a silent auction. For more information, call 823-0891.



NOVEMBER 3

O’Malley Tunstall will help host the Second Annual Wags 4 Tags Eat.Bid.Drink Fundraiser at On The Square Restaurant in Tarboro.  Wags 4 Tags unites rescued dogs from kill shelters and trains them to be companion dogs with psychologically and emotionally impaired veterans in North Carolina.  Please contact Wags 4 Tags at their website or at wagstags@gmail.com for more information.





NOVEMBER 4

RELAY FOR LIFE EDGECOMBE COUNTY

Captain’s meeting In conference room (152) at Edgecombe Community  College. All returning teams and new teams welcomed. For more information, contact Varnell Kinnin at 904-3547 or varnellk@hotmail.com



NOVEMBER 5

Election Day.



NOVEMBER 6

The Edgecombe Garden Club will at 12 p.m. 12:00 luncheon at the Fountains at the Albemarle. Doug Looper  of Tarboro will speak on "Bonsai."  Interested non-members are welcomed. Call 823-8971.



NOVEMBER 7

NOVEMBER 21

The Happy Senior Citizens Club will be sponsoring gift bingo on the first and third Thursday of the month from 7-9 p.m. at the E.L. Roberson Center.



NOVEMBER 8

The men of the North Carolina Association of Alphamen of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. will host its 52nd Annual district conference in Rocky Mount from November 8-10 at the Doubletree and Gateway Convention Center. The main public event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel featuring U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield.  This event is free.



November 9

ECC Southern Architecture

A weekend course on Southern Architecture meets November 9-10 on the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College. Class meets Sat-Sun 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Fee is $70. Contact 823-5166, ext. 241, or flemingm@edgecombe.edu.



ECC Porches & Floors

A new weekend historic preservation course on Porches and Floors meets November 9-10 on the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College. Instructor is Gordon Bock, architectural historian and longtime editor of Old House Journal. Class meets Sat-Sun 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Fee is $70. Contact 823-5166, ext. 241, or flemingm@edgecombe.edu.



Tuesday, Nov. 12

Making Your Own Health Care Decisions

Join us for a free dinner at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital from 6pm - 7:30pm and hear Dr. Dean Patton, medical director for Vidant Home Health and Hospice and professor at East Carolina University, explain hospice services and howto discuss your health care directives with your family. Experts will be available to answer questions about advanced directives and end-of-life decisions. Tools will be provided to help you make your health care wishes known. Call 1-800-472-8500 or log onto www.vidanthealth.com/healthdecisions to register for this free event.



NOVEMBER 15-17

1st Annual Myrtle Beach Fun Fling

Includes two nights hotel accomodations, two breakfasts, two dinners, and reserved seating at two shows. For additional info, call Jane Harper at 823-8277 or Carolyn Worden at 823-1882.



NOVEMBER 16

ECC Building Analysis

A one-day historic preservation course on Building Analysis meets Saturday, November 16, on the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College. Class meets 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Fee is $70. Contact 823-5166, ext. 241, or flemingm@edgecombe.edu.



NOVEMBER 21

The Happy Senior Citizens Club will be sponsoring gift bingo on the first and third Thursday of the month from 7-9 p.m. at the E.L. Roberson Center. This will be the final bingo night of 2013.



NOVEMBER 29-30

North Edgecombe High School Class of 1978 will celebrate its 35th Class Reunion. For more info, contact Pamela Brown at 813-7389, Deveda Suggs at 904-1177 or Edna Parker at 314-7856.



NOVEMBER 30

Town of Conetoe-Christmas Parade

11 a.m. For more info, please call 823-1043.



Tarboro Travelers  Biking Club

Bike riding every Sunday, starting from Braswell Center from 3pm-5pm. Come ride your bike for fun and your health around Tarboro. It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner, average or an experienced rider! For more info come by the center or call 641-4210.