Social Buzz, Aug 7-11


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


  • Pollinator Garden Tour at Chatham Mills, 480 Hillsboro St, Pittsboro NC
    When: 10a
    What: Chatham County Cooperative Extension agent Debbie Roos will lead a tour of the garden. No registration is required. Meet on the lawn.
  • Pints & Poses at Libations, 139 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When: 6:30p
    What: Michelle Morie will lead a one hour yoga class. The class and your choice of a beer or glass of wine is $10. Call 919-292-1629 to check on availability.



  • Sanford Jobseekers at First Baptist Church, 202 Summit Dr, Sanford NC
    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.


  • Thursday Hike at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    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.
  • Summer Party at Field Sparrow Farm, 1623 NC Hwy 87S, Sanford NC
    When: 5-8p
    What: Celebrate the farm’s first season in Sanford with farm tours, food, and discussions on sustainable agriculture and cooking. Tours run at 5:30p and 6:30p. Food is at 7p. Bring your favorite dish to share.
  • German Speakers Group at San Felipe Mexican Restaurant, 1706 S. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When: 5:30p
    What: The group invites all German speakers to attend. There is no agenda, just great conversation. Contact Tamara Lewis at for more information.


  • Coffee & Worship at Coffee Barrel, 703D S. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When: 6-9p
    What: Bring an instrument and join in or just come and enjoy others playing and singing. Allysha Lilley will start the night.
  • ‘Wizard of Oz’ at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 7p
    What: The second session of the theatre’s Summer Youth Conservatory will stage the iconic production. Tickets are $8/child and $14/adult.

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