The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

July 18, 2012

Edgecombe Events for July 18-27, 2012

The Daily Southerner


Golden Kiwanis

Meeting at the E.L.  Roberson Center at 9:45am. The speaker is Mr.  Ken Lautzenheiser. Ken is responsible for Publicity for the Edgecombe County Veterans Military Museum and the Colonial Theatre.


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.

Video Night

NO CHARGE. At the Edgecombe County Veterans Museum at 7pm. See a different perspective compared to traditional biographies. Featured are Generals Pershing, Custer and Field Marshall Mongomery. Non-members are welcome.


American Legion Eason Tiney Post 19

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


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.