ROCKY MOUNT — 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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Leave a daytime contact phone number.
FEB 15 - MAR 1
Intervention and Prevention funds are available to serve at-risk youth in Edgecombe and Nash Counties. Applications accepted through March 1st. Local public agencies, 501 (c) (3) non-profits & local housing authorities interested in applying may call 641-7827, 904-2065 or 827-5058.
FEB 15 - MAR 31
North East Carolina Prep School, a free public charter school, has open enrollment for the 2013-2014 school year. Call 252-641-0464 for more information.
FEB 15 - APR 16
Income Tax Services
Will be offered at the E.L. Roberson Center again this year. Bring all income documentations for 2012, drivers license and social security card. Tax preparaton services will be held each Tuesday from 9am-1pm.
FEB 15 - APR 16
10 Week Weight Loss Program
At Braswell Memorial Library, Rocky Mt., Every Tuesday from 6:30-7:30pm. Men and Woman welcome. Your must register to participate. Call Amber Perry at 252-459-1240 or the Library at 252-442-1951, ext. 243.
FEB 15 - FEB 18
Great Backyard Bird Count
Simply record number and name of birds seen in one hour or in one day and report them. Go to www.birdcount.org for instructions. More reports DESPERATELY needed from our area for Audubon, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and Bird Studies Canada. Encouraged by Edgecombe Garden Club.
My Sister’s House Gala
Honoring Cynthia “Cymp” Joyner. At Birchwood Country Club from 6pm-until. Dinner and Live Music by “Monkeyfoot”. For more information and auction items listed call 252-462-0366. Tickets $30. My SistersHouseGala.com.
Kindergarten & Preschool Registration
For the 2012-2013 School Year at Coker-Wimberly, Princeville and Stocks Elementary Schools from 9am-noon.