March 26, 2015

Weekend Roundup, March 27-29


Skip ahead:
Friday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • ‘Books Are Fun’ Sale at Central Carolina Hospital, 1135 Carthage Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    7a-2p
    What: Shop for books, toys, and electronics to benefit the CCH Auxiliary. The sale will be in the GI waiting room next to the ER entrance.
  • Easter Photos at DBR Ministries Thrift Store, 200 S. Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    3-5p
    What: A professional photographer will offer photos with baby chicks. Get pricing and other details at 336-365-8326 or 919-708-5643.
  • LCI Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A, 3224 NC Hwy S, Sanford NC
    When:
    5-8p
    What: If you mention LCI when you order, the restaurant will donate 10% of your total back to the org.
  • JDRF Fundraiser at Barberitos, 525 New Waverly Place, Cary NC
    When:
    5-10p
    What: 20% of all sales will be donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
  • Live Music at UnWINEd, 237 Center Grove Church Rd, Moncure NC
    When:
    7-9:30p
    What: Rob Matthews will perform.
  • The Fox on the Fairway at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When:
    8p
    What: A madcap adventure about love, life, and man's eternal love affair with golf. Main stage tickets are $23 for adults and $13 for children and students.

Saturday in Sanford/Lee County NC

  • Open House at Jo-Ann's Fashions, 2306 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a-3p
    What: Shop spring arrivals, get a bra fitting from The Bra Lady, and learn more about Damsel in Defense.
  • Plate Sale at Poplar Springs UMC, 1809 Poplar Springs Church Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a-2p
    What: Purchase a homemade chicken and pastry or BBQ plate for $8 per plate. The BBQ will also be available for purchase in bulk.
  • Adoption Event at Petsense, 2414 S Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a-3p
    What: Lending Paws a Hand, Inc. will have several dogs available to meet that are in need of a forever home.
  • Meet and Greet Cookout at OT Sloan, 1420 Bragg St, Sanford NC
    When:
    12-2p
    What: The Brick City Crusaders, a new youth football program, is hosting a cookout for parents and children to learn more about the program. Hot dogs, chips, and drinks will be served.
  • Crowned Cuties Pageant at the Arts Center, 507 N Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    2-5p
    What: Contestants will compete in The Birthday Bash Pageant. All contestants will win a crown and a birthday present. Admission to watch the pageant is $5 per person. Call 919-727-9013 for information.
  • Easter Photos at DBR Ministries Thrift Store, 200 S. Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    3-5p
    What: A professional photographer will offer photos with baby chicks. Get pricing and other details at 336-365-8326 or 919-708-5643.
  • The Fox on the Fairway at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When:
    8p
    What: A madcap adventure about love, life, and man's eternal love affair with golf. Main stage tickets are $23 for adults and $13 for children and students.
  • Live Music at Yesterday's Pub and Grill, 98 Amarillo Ln, Sanford NC
    When:
    9:30p
    What: Soul Decree will perform.

Sunday in Sanford/Lee County NC

  • Jazz Lunch at UnWINEd, 237 Center Grove Church Rd, Moncure NC
    When:
    1-4p
    What: Mimosas and Belinis will be available. A catered lunch by Chef Bill will be available from 1p to 3p. Jeremy Marcotte will play piano.
  • The Fox on the Fairway at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When:
    2p
    What: A madcap adventure about love, life, and man's eternal love affair with golf. Main stage tickets are $23 for adults and $13 for children and students.

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Social Buzz, March 26

Thursday's posts:
  • The Lee County Young Commissioners leadership program is currently accepting applications for the 2015 session. Contact Bill Stone at bill_stone@ncsu.edu or 919-775-5624 for more information or to apply.
  • Don’t miss the free seminar “You Are What You Eat” at the Stevens Center tonight (6-7:30p). You’ll learn about a local man who lost 130 pounds without gimmicks, fads, or dieting. Call 919-776-4048 for more information.
  • Plan to have dinner at Chick-Fil-A tomorrow night to benefit LCI (5-8p). If you mention LCI when you order, the restaurant will donate 10% of your total back to the org.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

March 25, 2015

Social Buzz, March 25

Wednesday's top posts:
  • Take the kids for Easter photos with baby chicks at DBR Ministries Thrift Store (200 S. Steele St) today through Saturday (3-5p) or by appointment. Get pricing and other details at 336-365-8326 or 919-708-5643.
  • Go to the Stevens Center tomorrow to learn how a Sanford man lost 130 pounds in a year and a half without fads, gimmicks, or diets. The seminar is free at starts at 6p.
  • The United Way of Lee County needs volunteers to serve on its Community Investment Teams to help determine which local agencies it will fund this year. Click over for all pertinent information.
  • Take the kids to decorate Easter-themed cookies at Karma Boutique & Coffee Bar on Saturday (11a-3p). The cost is $5, which includes 3 cookies and a gift.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

March 24, 2015

Social Buzz, March 24

Tuesday's highlights:
  • Take your preschooler to Stepping Stones - Sanford for a free outdoor playdate on Wednesday (10-11:30a). Call 919-708-7866 for more information.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

March 23, 2015

Social Buzz, March 23

Monday's posts:
  • SNAP-NC, a low-cost mobile spay/neuter service, is coming to Walmart on Tuesday. You must make an appointment at 919-783-7627 or on their website.
  • Kristina Seawell, BBCI, is holding a 10-week Birth Booth Camp for women planning natural childbirth. The classes will be on Fridays starting in mid-April. Register by Wednesday for a $25 discount at 919-770-5094.
  • Women are invited to learn how to take control of their money and achieve financial security at a free lunch seminar with Lisa Whalen of Thrivent Financial on Wednesday at Carolina Trace (11a). Space is limited. Contact 919-708-5031 or lisa.whalen@thrivent.com to register.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.