The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


December 26, 2012

Edgecombe Events Dec. 26, 2012- Jan. 26, 2013

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: Leave  a daytime contact phone number.  

DEC 26 - DEC 30

Ice Skating

The City of Rocky Mt. is providing a huge ice skating rink for some Holiday fun. Sessions start on the hour and last 45 minutes. Come out for your session before or after the Christmas Parade. At the Rocky Mt. Train Station Tuesdays -Fridays from 1-8pm. Saturdays, 1-8pm and Sundays 1-5pm. FREE. For more information call 972-1441 or visit

DEC 26 - JAN 6

Season of Light

Planetarium show that takes a look at traditions around the world. Held at the Children’s Museum & Science Center at 4pm, a special showing on Saturdays at noon. Admission is $4. For more information call 972-1167 or visit

DEC 26 - JAN 6

Laser Holidays

It’s seasonal music and lights at 3pm in the Children’s Museum & Science Center in Rocky Mt., Admission is $4. Call 972-1167 or visit, for more information.

DEC 26 - 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.

DEC 26

Youth Rap Session

At the Braswell Center for ages 12-18.  This forum for young adults is to help them voice their opinions, issues or whatever is on their minds. For more information call 641-4210.

DEC 29

Kwanzaa Celebration

At the Thomas Sheilds Community Center at 3pm. FREE admission. Recipes and words of wisdom will be passed out. For more information call 907-3785.

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