The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

July 12, 2012

Edgecombe Events for July 12-23, 2012

FOR THE DAILY SOUTHERNER
FOR THE DAILY SOUTHERNER

TARBORO — JULY 12

Poetry Writing

FREE Adult Poetry Writing Workshop featuring Phillip Shabazz from Carrboro, NC. At the Tarboro Edgecombe Memorial Library at 10:30am and at 6:30pm.



Bosom Buddies

Breast Cancer Support Group will meet at 7pm  in the Pittman Room at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital. Please call 823-8277, 823-5546, or 823-2525 for more information



Reception for Artists

Linda Dallas & Pamela Zimmerman will be at the Blount Bridgers House, 130 Bridgers St., Tarboro, from 5:30-7:30pm. For more information call 252-823-4159.



JULY 13

Poetry

Open Mike Night

At the Edgecombe Memorial Library at 6:30pm. Participants from the week long writing workshops will perform/read original poems. Admission if FREE to the public.



JULY 14

Genealogy

Introduction to Genealogy meets on the Tarboro campus of ECC. Class meets 8am-5pm. Fee is $65. Call 823-5166, ext. 241.

American Legion

Eason Tiney



Post 19

Monthly Business Meeting at Abrams Restaurant, 609 W. Wilson St., Tarboro. Breakfast at 9am, Meeting to install New Officers at 9:45am.



FREE Admission

At the Blount Bridgers House, featuring music from Beaufort County Traditional Music Association, Mexican Food, Farmer’s Market, Crafts and More! Call for more information 252-823-4159.



JULY 15

Bridal Show

Unlimited Bridal Productions will present its “Red Carpet Wedding” summer bridal show from 1-5pm at Nash Community College, 522 N. Old Carriage Rd. There will be various vendors, cake and food tastings, refreshments, door prizes and giveaways. Tickets are $5 in advance, $8 at the door. For more information call 252-937-0000.



JULY 16

Ready Readers

Book Club

Will meet and discuss the book “Getting To Happy” by Terry McMillian. In the Pender Room of the ECML at 6:30pm.



JULY 17

CPR

For the general public on the Tarboro campus of ECC. Class meets 8am-5pm. Fee is $65. Call 823-5166, ext. 175.



Tarboro

Kiwanis Club

Superintendent of Edgecombe County Schools will present the program at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital Classroom at 6pm. The new Superintendent will give a brief bio and some of his Visions for Edgecombe County School System.



JULY 19

Design your own Black Light T-Shirt

From 2-3:30pm in the Warner Meeting Room of the Edgecombe County Memorial Library. For more information call 252-442-1951, ext. 257.



Gift Bingo

The 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.



 Tar River Repulican

Women’s Club

Will meet at Abrams Restaurant at 6:30pm.  Guest Speaker will be Ed Goodwin.



JULY 20

American Legion

Eason Tiney

Post 19

Division 1 Meeting at Post 425 Littleton. Meal at 6pm and Meeting at 7pm.



JULY 21

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.



JULY 23

STEM Camp

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 stamilior@edgecombe.edu.