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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Leave a daytime contact phone number.
Downeast Animal Refuge Seafood Fundraiser
At ACE Hardware, Lunch, 11am-until. Supper, 4pm-until. Flounder, Shrimp, Combo, or Softshell Crab plates available. Down East Animal Refuge (DEAR) is a nonprofit, No-Kill dog refuge in Scotland Neck.
Bosom Buddies Support Group
7 p.m. in the library at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital. Please call 823-8277, 823-5546, or 823-2525 for more info.
Marvin Daugherty, meteorologist from WITN TV, will be at the E.L. Roberson Center at 10:30 a.m. He will talk about the upcoming hurricane season, typical weather patterns for this area, and how to best prepare for any kind of disaster.
The Happy Senior Citizens Club will be sponsoring gift bingo on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the E.L. Roberson Center.
Edgecombe Arts presents 2nd Annual Bluegrass Festival
10 a.m.-6 p.m., Gates Open at 9 a.m., Indian Lake Park. Tickets $20/person, ages 12 & under free. Tickets available now! Pick up at Edgecombe Chamber of Commerce or buy at the gate on date of event.
Rabies Vaccination Clinic
State Law requires all dogs, cats, and ferrets 4 months of age and older to be vaccinated against rabies and wear proper collar and rabies tag. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Tarboro Animal Clinic.
1st Annual Myrtle Beach Fun Fling
Includes two nights hotel accomodations, two breakfasts, two dinners, and reserved seating at two shows. For additional info, call Jane Harper at 823-8277 or Carolyn Worden at 823-1882.