Social Buzz, April 17-21

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Remember: Check the SocialSanford Facebook page during the week for events or updates that weren’t submitted in time for the Social Buzz. Specifically, use the hashtags #socialsanfordjobs and #socialsanfordgiveaways on Facebook for job/giveaway updates.


Things to do in Sanford/Lee County this week:

Skip ahead: Tuesday – WednesdayThursday – Friday

Monday

Tuesday

  • Spring Plant Sale at Southern Lee, 2301 Tramway Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    2-7p
    What: Shop for spring plants from Southern Lee’s horticulture department. The greenhouse is located behind the school.
  • Lee Readers Book Club at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30p
    What: Lee Readers is a book club that meets on the third Tuesday of each month.

Wednesday

  • Sanford Jobseekers at First Baptist Church, 202 Summit Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    8:30-10:30a
    What: Join a group of like-minded job seekers who want to support one another during transition. Everyone is welcome. Call 919-776-6137 for more information.
  • Toddler Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10-11a
    What: Bring toddlers (up to age 3) for story time in the auditorium. Programs last between 20 and 30 minutes and may include stories, finger plays, flannel board stories, crafts, movement, and music.
  • Spring Plant Sale at Southern Lee, 2301 Tramway Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    2-7p
    What: Shop for spring plants from Southern Lee’s horticulture department. The greenhouse is located behind the school.

Thursday

  • Thursday Hike at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    When:
    9-10a
    What: Join park staff every week to hike 3-6 miles on trails that can be flat, hilly and include steps. Plan to stop during the hike to observe wildlife, enjoy environmental educational moments, and listen to the natural world. For ages 12 and up. Call the visitor center at 910-893-4888 x0 for additional information and meeting location.
  • Preschool Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10-11a
    What: Bring children ages 3-5 for story time in the auditorium. Programs last between 20 and 30 minutes and may include stories, finger plays, flannel board stories, crafts, movement, and music.
  • Sanford Area Photo Club at the Mann Center, 507 N. Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    7p
    What: The club is open to all members. This month’s topic is “It’s Hip to Be Square.”

Friday

  • Holocaust Remembrance at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, 1801 Nash St, Sanford NC
    When:
    12-3p
    What: Dr. Debbie Long, the daughter of two survivors, will be the guest speaker courtesy of The Center for Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Education of NC. Additionally, the Center’s founder and director, Sharon Halperin, will be part of the program.
  • Don Schlitz at Venue 121, 121 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When: 6p
    What: Dinner will be served at 6:30p and the music will begin at 8p. Tickets are $50.
  • Party at the Park at Grace Chapel, 2605 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Sanford NC
    When: 6-8:30p
    What: A night of food, fun, and music that includes a climbing obstacle course, jousting competition, inflatables, and more.
  • SASS Social at the VFW, 1500 Webb St, Sanford NC
    When: 7-10p
    What: The Sanford Area Society of Shaggers (SASS) will hold their monthly social. Newcomers are welcome. Music will be provided by DJ Kitty Earles.

Events submitted after Sunday night will be added to the SocialSanford Events Calendar and/or SocialSanford’s Facebook Events.