The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


July 20, 2012

Edgecombe Events July 21-31, 2012


Open Car, Motorcycle & Truck Show

The Heaven Bound Custom Car Club is hosting this event for the Edgecombe County Veteran Museum to help raise money. From 8am-1pm is registration and awards will be given at 3pm.  50/50 drawing, DJ, Hot dogs, and the top 50 will win a Trophy. For more information contact Ellis Cullifer at 252-883-4856, Ricky Smith at 252-907-3841,  or James Warren  at 252-883-3722.

Train the Tutor

The Twin Counties Literacy Council is sponsoring this event at Edgecombe County Memorial Library from 9:30am - 4:30pm on July 21st and July 28th. Trainees must attend both sessions. After being trained, volunteers will be qualified to provide tutoring in literacy to interested Edgecombe county residents. 252-823-1141.



STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) Camp for rising 6th-8th graders meets on the Tarboro campus of ECC. Camp meets 8am-5pm daily. Hands-on activities will include soldering, electronics, physics experiements, programming, and Lego Mindstorms kits. Fee is $50. Contact 823-5166, ext. 273, or

Community Watch

The Town of Conetoe is having a community watch meeting at the Town Hall at 7pm.

Edgecombe Community Chorus

Rehearsal at St. James United Methodist Church from 7-8:30pm. Call Beck Johnson for more information at 252-823-8923.


Golden Kiwanis

Meeting at the E.L. Roberson Center at 9:45am. The speaker is Mr. Alan Thornton, Tarboro Town Manager.


Afternoon Tea with

Area Artists

At the Braswell Memorial Library from 4-7pm. Art in the Warner Rm and Refreshments in the Wiley Rm.

Weight Loss Seminar

FREE information from Dr. Raghid Bitar on weight loss surgery at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital at 5:30pm. Call 1-800-472-8500 to register.



Eye Screening Clinic

The Princeville Community Lions Club will be sponsoring their 2nd annual civic project with the NCLI Vison Van at the Princeville Senior Citizens Center, 214 S. Main St., Princeville from 9am-3pm. For more information call 252-823-3740.


Adult Dental Clinic

At the Edgecombe County Health Department. You must be 18 years old and be uninsured. First come first serve by Appointment only. Call 252-641-1331.


4-H Safety Day

At the East Carolina Agriculture & Education Center-Livestock Arena, 1175 Kingsboro Rd. Registration is at 9am. Program ends at 2pm. For more information call Tany Heath at 252-641-7827.

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