The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


December 17, 2012

December 14-28, 2012


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.

DEC 14 - JAN 6

Season of Light

Planetarium show that takes a look at traditions around the world. Held at the Children’s Museum & Science Center at 4pm, a special showing on Saturdays at noon. Admission is $4. For more information call 972-1167 or visit

DEC 14 - JAN 6

Laser Holidays

It’s seasonal music and lights at 3pm in the Children’s Museum & Science Center in Rocky Mt., Admission is $4. Call 972-1167 or visit, for more information.

DEC 14  - DEC 30

Ice Skating

The City of Rocky Mt. is providing a huge ice skating rink for some Holiday fun. Sessions start on the hour and last 45 minutes. Come out for your session before or after the Christmas Parade. At the Rocky Mt. Train Station Tuesdays -Fridays from 1-8pm. Saturdays, 1-8pm and Sundays 1-5pm. FREE. For more information call 972-1441 or visit

DEC 14

Blood Drive

Give Something that Means Something, donate blood to the American Red Cross and help save a life. ou will automatically be entered to win a $1,000 gift card. At the Vidant Edgecombe Hospital Classroom from 10am-2:30pm. For more information call 252-641-7126.


Retired School


Christmas dinner will meet  at 11am at Hunter Hill Cafe.  Members are to make reservations with the Treasurer now.

Basketball Contest

At the Braswell Center for ages 10-18 at 6pm.  For more information call 641-4210.

DEC 15

Bird Feeders

Make Holiday Bird Feeders and learn about our feathered friends at the Children’s Museum & Science Center, starting at 11am.  For more information call 972-1167 or visit

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