The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


October 8, 2012

Edgecombe Events October 8-14, 2012


Wellness Workship for

Breast Cancer Survivors

Free of charge. “Get REAL and HEEL”. At Vidant Edgecombe Hospital, 6pm in the classroom. This program develop an individual plan that helps mangae cancer treatment and increase chances of survivorship. To register call 1-800-472-8500.

Jubilee Down Home

Christmas Show

E.L. Roberson Center will be going to the Rudy Theatre in Selma, N.C. We will have time for some shopping and lunch before the show. Cost is $25.00. For 55 and older. Call 252-641-4263.

Ready Readers

Book Club

Will meet to discuss the book “Sittin’ In the Front Pew” by Party EbonySatin Brown. At 6:30pm in  the Pender Room of the Edgecombe County Memorial Library. 252-823-1141.



Retired School  Personnel

Will meet at 10:30am in the Braswell Memorial Library.


Discussion series. The book “Blood Done Sign My Name” by Timothy Tyson will be discussed by Dr. Jonathan Sarris, Associate Professor of History at NCWC, Rocky Mount. 823-1141.


NARFE Chapter No. 0781 will meet at Gardner's in Rocky Mount at 12:30 PM. For more information call 937-4494.

OCT 10

Golden Kiwanis

Will meet at the Fire Station #2, 2208 Howard Ave. The meeting will begin at 9:45am. Speaker to be announced.

Twin County Democracy is having it's final pre-election get together and phonebank from 6pm - 7:30pm at the Rocky Mount branch of the Edgecombe Community College in the Auditorium room at 225 Tarboro St, Rocky Mount.

OCT 11

Potluck Meal

Geoff Gisler of the SELC (Southern Environmetnal Law Center) will discuss current actonis dealing with the Tian Concrete Plant in Wilmington, the Bonner Bridge on the Outer Banks, and wetland and water issues on eastern NC rivers. No charge to attend, but bring a homemade dish. 6:30 pm. or 252-904-2022.

Bosom Buddies

Cancer Support Group will meet  at 7pm  in the library at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital. Call  823-8277, 823-5546, or 823-2525 for more information.

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