Social Buzz, Aug 14-19

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Remember to check back during the week and watch the SocialSanford Facebook page 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: TuesdayWednesdayThursday – Friday

Monday

  • Central Carolina Toastmasters, 1105 Kelly Dr, Sanford NC
    When: 6:30-7:30p
    What: Improve your communication and leadership skills. Meetings are held Central Carolina Community College in Wilkinson Hall, Room 221. Guests are always welcome. Meetings start and end on time, so arrive early.
  • Kidz Turn at Crossroads Ministries, 107 Milton Ave, Broadway NC
    When: 6:30-8:30p
    What: Ages 4+ are invited for a back-to-school bash tonight through Wednesday. You must register to attend.

Tuesday

  • Pollinator Garden Tour at Chatham Mills, 480 Hillsboro St, Pittsboro NC
    When: 5:30p
    What: Chatham County Cooperative Extension agent Debbie Roos will lead a tour of the garden. No registration is required. Meet on the lawn.

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.
  • Parkinson’s Disease Support Group at the Lee County Enrichment Center, 1615 S. Third St, Sanford NC
    When:
    10:30a
    What: This group is for patients and their caregivers. All are welcome.
  • Trivia Night at Libations, 139 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When: 6:15p
    What: The winning team will receive $50 toward their bar tab. Call 919-292-1629 with questions.

Thursday

  • AM Buzz hosted by Carolina Trace Country Club, 2100 Country Club Dr, Sanford NC
    When: 7:30a
    What: AM Buzz features breakfast, coffee, and networking with members of the Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce and the business community.
  • Thursday Hike at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    When:
    9a
    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.
  • Guardian ad Litem Program Volunteer Training Class in Lillington, NC
    When: 5:30-8:30p
    What: Learn how to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children in court. Call 800-982-4041 or visit volunteerforgal.org for more information.

Friday

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