Social Buzz, Sept 12-16

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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:

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Monday

  • Story Time at Millstone Creek Orchards, 506 Parks Crossroads Church Rd, Ramseur NC
    When:
    11a-12p
    What: One hour program includes story, tasting, hayride & take home seed planting. The cost is $8.
  • Auditions at Lee County High School, 1708 Nash St, Sanford NC
    When:
    3:30-5p
    What: Children in grades 3-8 can audition for the high school drama department’s performance of Schoolhouse Rock. Children should prepare a song as their audition. Auditions will be in the auditorium.

Tuesday

  • Sanford MOPS at St Luke UMC, 2916 Wicker St, Sanford NC
    When:
    9:30-11:30a
    What: The Sanford Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) group will hold its first meeting of the 2016-17 year. Any mom of a child from birth through kindergarten is welcome to join.
  • Auditions at Lee County High School, 1708 Nash St, Sanford NC
    When:
    3:30-5p
    What: Children in grades 3-8 can audition for the high school drama department’s performance of Schoolhouse Rock. Children should prepare a song as their audition. Auditions will be in the auditorium.
  • Orchestra Rehearsal at Lee County High School, 1708 Nash St, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30-9p
    What: The Lee County Community Orchestra will rehearse for the season in the Instrumental Rehearsal Hall. All instrumentalists are welcome to join.
  • Festival Singers of Lee County Fall Rehearsal at First Presbyterian, 203 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 7p
    What: The community group will begin rehearsing for the December 4 holiday performance. New and returning members are invited to join. Call 919-774-4608 or 919-776-3624 for more information.

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.
  • Chess Club at Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30-8:30p
    What: The Library Chess Club meets every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 6:30 – 8:30 pm. Players 10 and up are welcome. For more information, call Debbie at 919-718-4665 ext 5490.

Thursday

  • Hike For Your Health at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington
    When:
    9a
    What: Call park office at 910-893-4888 for additional information.
  • 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.

Friday

  • Wellness Clinic at the Enrichment Center, 1615 S. Third St, Sanford NC
    When:
    7a-1p
    What: The center will offer a full lipid panel (fasting required), blood pressure screening, bone density, BMI, and breast health screening, and an “Ask the Dietician” session. A light breakfast will be provided. No registration is required.
  • Nature’s Seedlings at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    When:
    10-11a
    What: Take children ages 3-7 to learn about spiders and their webs. After crafts and games, attendees will go on a spider walk. Meet at the Visitor Center.

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