Social Buzz, May 15-19

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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

Tuesday

  • Lee Readers Book Club at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 6:30-7:30p
    What: Lee Readers is a book club that meets on the third Tuesday of each month.
  • NC History Quiz Bowl at First Presbyterian Church, 203 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 7-8p
    What: Sponsored by the Friends of the Lee County Library, the NC History Quiz Bowl will be held in the church’s fellowship hall. For questions, or to sign up to participate, contact the Lee County Library at 919-718-4665.

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.
  • Parkinson’s Disease Support Group at Lee County Enrichment Center, 1615 S 3rd St, Sanford NC
    When: 10:30-11:30a
    What: Parkinson’s Disease Support Group for patients and their caregivers meets on the third Thursday of each month. All are welcome.
  • Documentary Screening at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 6:30-8p
    What: Common Cause NC will offer a free screening of “Democracy for Sale.” There will be a discussion and Q-and-A. No ticket is required, but seating is limited.

Thursday

  • AM Buzz hosted by Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S. Steele St, Sanford NC
    When: 7:30-9a
    What: Join the Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce and local business leaders for a morning of networking, complete with complimentary coffee and breakfast.
  • 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.
  • Spirit Night at Sweet Frog, 2815 S. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When: 5-9p
    What: A percentage of all frozen yogurt purchases will be donated to Boone Trail Elementary School.

Friday

  • SASS Social featuring DJ Kitty Earles at the VFW, 1500 Webb St, Sanford NC
    When: 7-10p
    What: The Sanford Area Society of Shaggers will hold their monthly social. People who enjoy beach music and/or shag dancing are welcome to attend.

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