Social Buzz, Feb 20-24

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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

  • Pints & Poses at Libations, 139 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30p
    What: For $10, participants get one hour of yoga and one pint from the tap or glass of wine. Space is limited. Call 919-292-1629 to ensure mat space.

Tuesday

  • 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.
  • Tuesday Tales at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 7-9p
    What: Several area storytellers will entertain audiences with their stories. There will be no charge for this event. But seating is limited, so call 919-775-4155 or stop by to reserve your seat. Box office hours are weekdays 2pm-6pm.

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.

Thursday

  • Free Breakfast at Chick-Fil-A, 3224 NC Hwy 87S, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30-10:30a
    What: Stop by the eatery for free breakfast. This is for the month of February.
  • 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.
  • Business After Hours at the Hawkins House, 112 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 5-7p
    What: Join the Sanford Area Growth Alliance for a Business After Hours hosted by Liberty HomeCare. The event will feature appetizers, drinks, live music, a candy “bar,” and a photo booth.

Friday

  • ‘Savannah Sipping Society’ at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When:
    2p and 8p
    What: “Four unique Southern women, all needing to escape the sameness of their day-to-day routines, are drawn together by Fate—and an impromptu happy hour—and decide it’s high time to reclaim the enthusiasm for life they’ve lost through the years.” Tickets are $14 for students and seniors and $25 for adults.

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