TARBORO — 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: email@example.com. Leave a daytime contact phone number.
JAN 18 - JAN 31
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.
JAN 18 - JAN 19
Everything must go! Buy all you can pack in the bag for $5. Gently used and purged books and books on cassette. Call Edgecombe County Memorial Library for more information. 252-823-1141.
Day Trip Titanic Exhibit
The E. L. Roberson Center is hosting a trip to Raleigh to see the Titanic Exhibit. Leave at 8:30am return around 3:30pm. You will need to bring a packed lunch; we will tour the capital and legislative bldgs. Cost is $15, which includes your ticket for the Titanic Exhibit and transportation. Call 641-4263.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
Commemorative Banquet at 6pm at ECC, Mobley Atrium Bldg., Speaker - Reverend James D. Gailliard, Word Tabernacle Church, Rocky Mt.
21st Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Concert
At the House of Resurrection, 120 S. King St., Whitakers. 4pm. Featuring Youth and Gospel Choirs from Whitakers, Battleboro, and Enfield area.
25th Annual Unity Breakfast
The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the Dunn Center with Civil Rights Attorney and CNN Legal Analyst, Avery Friedman, as the guest speaker. The breakfast will begin at 7am and the program will start at 8am. For more information call 972-1181.