Remember: 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:
- Aldi Job Fair at Holiday Inn Express, 2110 Dalrymple St, Sanford NC
When: 7a-1p and 3-7p
What: The store, which is still under construction, is seeking store associates ($12/hr) and shift managers ($16.50/hr).
- Paint & Sip at The Flame, 109 Carbonton Rd, Sanford NC
What: Paint Van Gogh’s “Still Life with Roses and Sunflowers” for $35, which includes all supplies and guided instruction. The subject will be sketched on an 11×14″ canvas. You must pay in advance here.
- Monday Night Music Jam at Circle M City, 74 Cowboy Ln, Sanford NC
What: Music will be in the Livery Stable. There is no admission fee. All are welcome.
- Cow Appreciation Day at Chick-Fil-A, 3224 Hwy 87S, Sanford NC
What: Dress up like a cow to get a free entree.
- Summer Reading Program – Grades K-3 at the Mann Center, 507 N. Steele St, Sanford NC
What: The theme for the week is “Build a Better Web” with Rags to Riches Theatre.
- Intro to Animation at the Harnett County Public Library, 601 S Main St, Lillington NC
What: Youth in grades 3-5 will learn to program using Alice software.
- 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.
- Summer Reading Program – Toddlers/Preschoolers at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
What: The theme for the week is “Home Sweet Home” with Mrs. Delisa and Mrs. Sheneeta.
- Job Fair at NC Works Career Center, 1909 Lee Ave, Sanford NC
What: The Staffing Alliance will hire skilled production workers, forklift operators, general production workers, and material handlers. You must pre-register at www.ncworks.gov.
- Live Music at Coffee Barrel, 703D S. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
What: Rob Matthews will play.
- Historical Plaque Unveiling in downtown Sanford NC
What: The City of Sanford plaque dedicated to downtown Sanford’s horse hitching rings will be unveiled on the corner of McIver and Chatham streets.
- 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.
- Preschool Reading Program at the Raleigh Exec Jetport, 700 Rod Sullivan Rd, Sanford NC
What: The Lee County Coalition for Families will host a story time with the theme of transportation. This week’s story time will focus on airplanes. Younger children and older siblings are welcome.
- Summer Reading Program – Grades 4-6 at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
What: The theme for the week is “Building Friendship” featuring Kristan Shimpi with Lee County Girl Scouts.
- Sweeney Todd at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
What: The Temple’s Teen Conservatory will stage this production. Tickets are $14/adult and $8/student.
- Live Music at The Smoke and Barrel, 120 S. Steele St, Sanford NC
What: Corey Luetjen will perform.