July 23, 2014

Social Buzz, July 23

SocialSanford Summer Camp Guide 2014
Wednesday's posts:
  • Preschoolers ages 3-5 and their guardians can take a free Cub Trek at San Lee Park today (10-11a). Call Jaime or Carrie at 919-776-6221 to let them know you’re coming.
  • Deep River Sporting Clays is hosting two concealed carry classes. One will be this Saturday and the other will be Tuesday, July 29. Both start at 8a and cost $90. Guns will be available to rent and ammunition will be available for purchase. Call the Pro Shop at 919-774-7080 to register.
  • Jelly Beans Frozen Yogurt is offering parents 20% off their total purchase all day tomorrow. That’s a great reason to take the kids for frozen yogurt.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

July 22, 2014

Social Buzz, July 22

SocialSanford Summer Camp Guide 2014
Tuesday's updates:
  • Carolina Animal Rescue & Adoption needs cleaning supplies like paper towels, bleach, laundry detergent, trash bags, and toilet paper. They also need office paper and milkbone dog treats. Donate what you can!
  • The NC Treasure Chest Ministry is trying to line up volunteers and donations for its free community Thanksgiving meal. If you can help, let them know ASAP at 919- 777-9222.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

July 21, 2014

Social Buzz, July 21

SocialSanford Summer Camp Guide 2014
Monday's posts:
  • Women ages 17-25 are invited to an empowerment night at the McSwain Center on July 24 (5-8p) featuring Ayanna Hamilton. Transportation can be provided.
  • Greg Fishel will visit the Chatham Community Library tomorrow for the summer reading program’s science day (11a-12p). Contact the library at 919-545-8085 for more information.
  • The exchange student program needs hosts for the 2014-15 year. If you’re interested, contact Emily Rollin at e.rollin@international-experience.net or 269-625-4662 for information or to volunteer your home.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

July 17, 2014

Weekend Roundup, July 18-20

Skip ahead:
Friday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Free Tour of Piedmont Biofuels, Lorax Lane, Pittsboro NC
    When:
    10a
    What: Take a tour of the biodiesel plant. Tours are rain or shine, and begin promptly. No need to call in advance. Tours are not preempted by holidays.
  • Lunch Benefit at SRB Mini Storage Buildings, corner of 421N and McNeil Road, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a-until…
    What: Buy hot dogs, pintos, fried potatoes, drinks, and desserts to benefit Bobby Branch, a local man who was burned setting off fireworks.
  • Free: Live Music at UnWINEd, 237 Center Grove Church Road, Moncure NC
    When:
    7:30-10p
    What: Cee Rodriguez will perform.

Saturday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Flapjack Fundraiser at Applebee’s, Plaza Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    7-10a
    What: Get pancakes, sausage, and a drink for $7 to benefit the Goldston Lions Club’s programs for the blind and visually impaired.
  • Community Yard Sale in Owl’s Nest neighborhood, off Pendergrass Road, Sanford NC
    When:
    7a-12p
    What: Each home will have a sale in its driveway. At least 10 families will be participating.
  • Produce Market at Broken Plow Farm, 1851 Avents Ferry Road, Sanford NC
    When:
    8a-12p
    What: The farm will have radishes, squash, zucchini, lettuce, swiss chard, kale and eggs available for purchase.
  • Yoga Monkeys at Tree of Life Piyo, 126 W. Main Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    8:15a
    What: Weekly 30-minute classes for children. The drop-in fee is $5/class but a bulk rate is available.
  • Sanford Farmers' Market, Depot Park, Charlotte Avenue, Sanford NC
    When:
    9a-12p
    What: Fitness classes, entertainment, kids' activities, cooking demonstrations, along with fresh produce and more.
  • Free: Cruz-N in downtown Goldston NC
    When:
    10a-3p
    What: View antiques, hot rods, muscle cars, and trucks. Concessions will be available for purchase. The event will be at exit 159 on Hwy 421N.
  • Summer Sizzler Sale in downtown Cameron NC
    When:
    10a-5p
    What: Antiques shops in Cameron will host their annual clearance sale.
  • Swimming at OT Sloan Pool, Bragg Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-5p
    What: The cost is $3 per person. (Weather permitting.)
  • Paddle Boats and Kayaks at San Lee Park, 572 Pumping Station Road, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-6p
    What: Rent paddle boats for $3/half hour or kayaks for $5/half hour. Call 919-776-6221 for more details. (Weather permitting.)
  • Live Music at the Lee County Arts Center, 507 N. Steele Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    7:30p
    What: Tommy Edwards and the Bluegrass Experience will perform. Tickets are $10 and will benefit renovations to the building. There will also be an art raffle and concessions for purchase.

Sunday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Free Piedmont Biofuels Tours at Lorax Lane, Pittsboro NC
    When: 1-2p
    What: Take a tour of the biodiesel plant. No need to call in advance. Tours are not preempted by holidays or inclement weather.
  • Power Flow PiYo at Tree of Life, 126 W. Main Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    6p
    What: A fusion style of PiYo that incorporates dynamic balance, strength and functional training, and athleticism. Drop-in rate is $10.
  • Restorative Yoga at Tree of Life, 126 W. Main Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    7:15p
    What: Practice poses using props to help relax your body and quiet your mind. The drop-in rate is $10.

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Social Buzz, July 17

SocialSanford Summer Camp Guide 2014
Thursday's posts:
  • Shop an indoor yard sale at the Stevens Center on Friday (7a-5p) and Saturday (7a-12p). You can also drop off donations between now and then. Proceeds will benefit the center’s programs.
  • Head out to Depot Park tonight for the Function in the Junction concert series. Brick City South will play classic rock, country, and pop starting at 7p.
  • Plan to see Tommy Edwards and the Bluegrass Experience at the Arts Center this Saturday (7:30p). Tickets are $10 and will benefit renovations to the building. There will also be an art raffle and concessions for purchase.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.