Social Buzz, Nov 28-Dec 1

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Remember to 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.


Here’s this week’s activity list:

Sanford/Lee County events & activities for the week:

Skip ahead: Tuesday – WednesdayThursday – Friday

Monday

  • Toastmasters International at CCCC-Lee County, 1105 Kelly Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30-7:30p
    What: Toastmasters International helps people reach their public speaking and leadership goals. The Central Carolina Club is open to the public and students.

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Sanford Jobseekers at First Baptist Church, 202 Summit Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    8:30-10:30a
    What: Whether you are a jobseeker or trying to help and support job seekers. 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

  • 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.
  • Tree Lighting at CCCC-Lee, 1105 Kelly Drive, Sanford NC
    When:
    5:30-6:30p
    What: The Marching Yellow Jackets will escort Santa to the college’s plaza. Santa will read “Twas the Night Before Christmas” and cookies and hot chocolate will be served. Charlee Cougar will greet guests. After a countdown, the college’s tree will be lit. For more information, contact Emily Hare at 919-718-7230 or ehare@cccc.edu.
  • First Thursday Poetry & Prose at Karma Boutique, 131 Wicker St, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-8p
    What: Writers age 15 and under are encouraged to share their original works from 6-6:15p. Works containing adult language or mature themes may be shared after 6:15p.

Friday

  • Christmas Tree Event at Millstone Creek Orchard, 506 Parks Crossroads Church Rd, Ramseur NC
    When:
    3-9p
    What: Take a hayride to a Christmas Tree Village, see a holiday movie (6-8p), visit with Santa, and more all for $5/person. Children under 2 are admitted free.
  • Train and Tree Lighting at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-9p
    What: Santa will arrive by fire truck to light the train and tree in Depot Park and stay for photos. Lee County Partnership for Children will provide craft and activity stations and the Temple Teens will perform holiday music. The Lee County Arts Council will have free emoji Christmas ornaments for the first 100 children.
  • Chatham Studio Tour Opening Reception at Chatham Mills, 480 Hillsboro St, Pittsboro NC
    When:
    7-9p
    What: Kick off the annual tour of Chatham County’s artists the night, hosted by the Chatham Artists Guild. During the first two weekends in December, this free event provides an opportunity to meet 50+ artists and see first-hand where their artistic creations come to life.

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