The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


January 17, 2013

Edgecombe Events in January 17th paper

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: Leave  a daytime contact phone number.  

JAN 17  - JAN 31

Low-Income Engergy Assistance

The Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) gives families a one-time vendor payment to help pay their heating bills. Applications will be taken for disabled persons receiving a service through the Division of Aging and Adult Services or for households with a member age 60 and older. For application sites in

Rocky Mt. call 985-5053, for Tarboro sites call 641-7637.

JAN 17 - JAN 19

Book Sale

Everything must go! Buy all you can pack in the bag for $5. Gently used and purged books and books on cassette. Call Edgecombe County Memorial Library for more information. 252-823-1141.

JAN 17

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)

Meeting has been moved to Jan. 24th.

Happy Senior Citizens Club

Will be sponsoring Gift Bingo on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 7-9pm at the E.L. Roberson Center.

Juvenile Crime Prevention

The Edgecombe and Nash County Councils meet at 9am at the East Carolina Ag & Education Center in Rocky Mt.  The public is invited to attend. For more information call 827-5058.

Hearing Assistance

Karen Caputo from the NC Deaf  and Hard of Hearing will be at the E.L. Roberson Center to discuss services offered. At 9:30am. You must register. Call 1-800-999-6828.

JAN 18

Day Trip Titanic Exhibit

The E. L.  Roberson Center is hosting a trip to Raleigh to see the Titanic Exhibit. Leave at  8:30am return around 3:30pm. You will need to bring a packed lunch; we will tour the capital and legislative bldgs. Cost is $15, which includes your ticket for the Titanic Exhibit and transportation. Call 641-4263.

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