Social Buzz, Nov 13-17

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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

Monday

  • Yoga for Beginners at Sanford Yoga Center, 126 W. Main St, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-7p
    What: Beginners yoga is for people of all shapes, sizes, fitness levels, and genders. This is a 4-week week series that will run on Mondays. The cost is $32 for all four Mondays or $10/day. This is the third of the four Mondays.

Tuesday

  • CARA Fundraiser at Aye Toro, 3064 S. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    4-10p
    What: Dine in or take out to benefit Carolina Animal Rescue & Adoption. The org will receive a portion of sales from the night.
  • Genealogical & Historical Society Meeting at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-8p
    What: Bring a dish to share for the Society’s annual holiday party. Also bring a special ornament, poem, or holiday story for Holiday Show and Tell. The meeting is open to the public and guests are welcome.

Wednesday

  • Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a
    What: Librarians Delisa and Sheneeta will host an interactive and engaging story time for toddlers. The theme is “Thanksgiving.”
  • Open House at The Bread of Life, 219 Maple Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    1p
    What: The Bread of Life has been selected to house Sanford’s first Extreme Weather Shelter for the homeless. It will operate when temperatures are below 32 degrees or above 90 degrees. Visit the facility and learn more.
  • Upward Basketball Signups at First Baptist Church, 202 Summitt Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-8p
    What: High school boys can sign up to play in the Upward league. The cost is $30 for the season. Call 919-776-6137 for more information.

Thursday

  • Thursday Hike at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    When:
    9a
    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.
  • Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a
    What: Librarians Delisa and Sheneeta will host an interactive and engaging story time for preschoolers. The theme is “Thanksgiving.”
  • Sanford Latin Dance at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    12-1p
    What: Sanford Latin Dance will visit the library to give free dance lessons to attendees. Dance styles include bachata, salsa, merengue and cha cha. Everyone is welcome and registration is not required.
  • Paint Night at Luminarias, 200 Independent Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30-9:30p
    What: Wine and Design will lead a paint night. The subject will be a deer with fall foliage. The cost is $35, which includes all supplies and guided instruction. You must register to attend.

Friday

  • Free Developmental Screenings at Theraplay, 135 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When:
    9a-12p
    What: Theraplay will hold free developmental delay screenings by appointment. Contact 919-774-1281 or info@theraplaync.com to schedule a slot.
  • ‘The Nutcracker’ at the Mann Center, 507 N. Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    7p
    What: The Sanford School of Classical Ballet will stage its annual production of the holiday classic. Admission is $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Call 919-770-3171 for tickets.

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