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:
- 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.
- Harlem Ambassadors Fundraiser at Lee County High School, 1708 Nash St, Sanford NC
What: Watch community leaders face off against the Harlem Ambassadors in a basketball game to support the CUOC.
- Beginner Line Dance Class at the VFW, 1500 Webb St, Sanford NC
What: Dancers of all ability levels are welcome to learn in a friendly environment. The cost is $7/person.
- 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.
- Toddler Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
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.
- Lee County Beekeepers Association Meeting at Karma Boutique & Coffee Bar, 131 Wicker St, Sanford NC
What: Learn more about the effort to bring honey bees and beekeeping to downtown Sanford.
- Daybreak Divas at Karma Boutique & Coffee Bar, 131 Wicker St, Sanford NC
What: Get a jump start on the day and join members of Sanford BPW for coffee and conversation.
- 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 Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
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.
- International Culture Night at El Refugio/The Refuge, Jonesboro UMC, 407 West Main Street, Sanford
What: Explore exhibits, food, music, and dance from more than 15 countries. The night’s activities will be presented by adults who take classes with El Refugio and the college and career readiness program at CCCC.
- BBQ Plate Fundraiser at 336 Kentryewood Farm Road, Sanford NC
What: Buy a plate of barbecue with green beans, slaw, bread, and dessert for $8 to benefit Relay for Life. Delivery is available for 10+ plates. Call 919-498-5894 to order.
- Ladies Night Out at Karma Boutique & Coffee Bar, 131 Wicker St, Sanford NC
What: The coffee shop will stay open late for shopping, food, and more. This event will include special vendor booths offering product samples, clothing, home decor, door prizes and raffles. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
- Live Music at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
What: Sweet Potato Pie & The Malpass Brothers will perform. Reserved seating is $25. Order tickets online or call the box office at 919-774-4155.
- Live Music at The Smoke & Barrel, 120 S. Steele St, Sanford NC
What: Eric Stickland will perform.