February 11, 2016

Weekend Roundup, Feb 12-14


Skip ahead:
Friday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Night to Shine Prom at San Lee Chapel, 3215 Keller-Andrews Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-9p
    What: Arrive in the parking lot at 5:45p, 6:45p, and 7:45p to cheer on the church’s special-needs prom participants as they arrive. Or line the streets of downtown Sanford to wave at the participants as they take limo rides.
  • Date Night at Doggin Art Tees, 1503 Old Carbonton Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-9:30p
    What: Paint a theme. Play an interactive game. 20% of proceeds will benefit Carolina Animal Rescue & Adoption.

Saturday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Free Choice at Doggin Art Tees, 1503 Old Carbonton Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a-4p
    What: Paint a tee or canvas board. You can choose from dog designs or other themes. Bring a beverage and snack.
  • Zumba at Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a-12p
    What: All are welcome. The cost is $3 per person.
  • Valentine’s Dinner at The Old Place, 289 Elmer Moore Rd, Bear Creek NC
    When:
    4-8p
    What: Get a special Valentine’s meal for two complete with drinks, a buffet meal, and dessert. The price is $18.95 per person. You must call ahead to make a reservation.
  • Benefit Dinner at the Stevens Center, 1576 Kelly Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    5:30-8p
    What: Enjoy the center’s annual Valentine's prime rib dinner and auction to raise money for the center’s programs. Tickets are $25.

Sunday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Free Choice at Doggin Art Tees, 1503 Old Carbonton Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-7p
    What: Paint a tee or canvas board with your family. You can choose from dog designs or other themes. Bring a beverage and snack.

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Social Buzz, Feb 11

Thursday's posts:
  • Alpaca Peruvian Charcoal Chicken has soft-opened for business. However, their grand opening is slated for Monday (11a). The restaurant is located at 813 S Horner Blvd, in the old Hardee’s building.
  • CCCC has published its schedule for summer youth camps. Visit their website for class descriptions and registration details.
  • Boys ages 10-14 are invited to participate in the Passport to Manhood Summit at the Boys & Girls Club of Sanford/Lee County on Feb 19 (7-11p). Registration is $5 and must be done by February 12.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

February 10, 2016

Social Buzz, Feb 10

Wednesday's posts:
  • The CUOC has 16,000 lbs of sweet potatoes to share. Bring your bags or boxes and take what you'd like. The potatoes are in the back lot behind their building 2885 Lee Avenue.
  • New Hope Baptist Church will host The Harvesters in concert on Friday (7:30p). Though this is a free concert, a love offering will be taken.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

February 9, 2016

Social Buzz, Feb 9

Tuesday's highlights:
  • Lee Christian School will present an interactive murder mystery on Friday (7p) and Saturday (2:30p and 6p) at the Lee County Arts and Community Center. Tickets are $5 in advance or $7 at the door. The audience should dress in 1940s Texas style.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.

February 8, 2016

Social Buzz, Feb 8

Monday's posts:
  • Want to learn to line dance? The VFW is holding lessons tomorrow (7-9p). The cost is $7 and you do not need to be a member to attend.
  • Canady’s Termite and Pest Control is hiring a full-time office assistant to work Monday-Friday (8a-5p). To apply, visit their office at 3639 U.S. Hwy 1 in Vass.
  • Learn more about the impact of flooding at Raven Rock tomorrow (2p). Wear sturdy, closed-toe shoes and meet at the visitor center.
  • The Partners for the Advancement of Gifted Education will hold a meeting at First Presbyterian Church’s McIver Hall on Thursday (6:30p). Meet the new AIG coordinator for Lee County Schools and learn ways to support your gifted child.
Do more: See our full calendar for the day on Facebook or right here on our website.