Social Buzz, Sept 11-15

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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

Tuesday

  • Free ACES Program at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, 1801 Nash St, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-2p
    What: CCCC’s Academic & Cultural Enrichment Series (ACES) will host sociologist and retired UNC-Pembroke professor, Dr. Stanley Knick Graham, for a presentation and Q&A entitled “Contemporary Issues Facing Native Americans.” All are invited.
  • Ladies Night at Deep River Sporting Clays, 284 Cletus Hall Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    5-7p
    What: Women are invited to practice, hone their skills, network, and learn. Novices are welcome. The cost is $15, which includes refreshments. Call 919-774-7080 to register.

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.
  • Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a
    What: Librarians Delisa and Sheneeta will offer stories, crafts, and games for toddlers. This week’s theme is “All About Me.”
  • Trivia Night at Libations, 139 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When: 6-7:30p
    What: Libations hosts a trivia night every other Wednesday. The winning team will get $50 towards their bar tab.

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 Broadway Library, 206 S. Main St, Broadway NC
    When:
    10a
    What: Librarian Sheneeta will offer stories, crafts, and games for toddlers and preschoolers. This week’s theme is “All About Me.”
  • Story Time at the Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a
    What: Librarians Delisa and Sheneeta will offer stories, crafts, and games for preschoolers. This week’s theme is “All About Me.”
  • Story Time at the Lee Regional Fair, N. 5th St, Sanford NC
    When:
    9:30a
    What: The Coalition for Families invites preschoolers and families to attend the fair for free. They’ll offer story time, songs, and limited rides (10-11a).
  • German Speakers Group at Yamato Japanese Steak House, 2610 S. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    5:30p
    What: All German speakers are welcome. There is no agenda, just great conversation. Contact Tamara Lewis at tplewis@windstream.net for more information.
  • Fall Open House at CCCC, 1105 Kelly Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    6-7:30p
    What: Learn more about the Health Technologies and Cosmetic Arts programs. Dental programs will be highlighted at the Dental Center.
  • Free Symphony Concert at Westover Park, 267 Bonanza Dr, Fayetteville NC
    When:
    6:30p
    What: Select Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra musicians will perform dixieland jazz. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on. No pets or alcohol are allowed in the park. Some food trucks will be on site. In the case of inclement weather, the concert will be moved indoors to the Westover Recreation Center, but not cancelled.

Friday

  • Free Family Movie at Aberdeen Lake Park, 301 Lake Park Crossing, Aberdeen NC
    When:
    7:45p
    What: Bring blankets or chairs to watch Moana by the lake. Small concessions will be available for purchase. In case of rain, the movie will play on Sept 16.

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