Social Buzz, Sept 26-30

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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.
  • Temple Academy at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 4:30-6p
    What: The Temple Theatre will hold 8-week drama classes for grades 5-8 starting this week. The cost is $150. For more information, contact Greta Zandstra at 919-774-4512 Ext 228 or by email at educationdirector@templeshows.com.
  • Special Needs Preparation Workshop at CCCC-Harnett County, Lillington NC
    When:
    6-7p
    What: Lisa Whalen-Thrivent Financial and the Stevens Center will help participants plan for the futures of their special needs loved ones. This is a free workshop and no products will be sold. Call 919-776-4048 or e-mail office@stevenscenter.org to register.

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.
  • Book Talk at Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    6:30-8p
    What: Don Overby, author of the newly published memoir, “Just Ordinary Soldiers” will give a book talk in the library auditorium. The talk will recount the experiences of young men during the Vietnam War era.
  • Library 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. 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

  • Flu Shot Clinic/RX & Fitness at the Enrichment Center, 1615 S. Third St, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a-2p
    What: The center will offer flu shots, a fitness assessment, brown bag medication review, and more.
  • Plate Sale at Tramway Fire Dept, 5900 McDaniel Dr, Sanford NC
    When: 11a-7p
    What: Buy a plate of bbq pork or chicken, 2 vegetables, a roll, and dessert for $8. Alternate pickup locations are PetSense and Pittsboro Pet Supply. The sale will benefit several local animal rescue groups.
  • Animal Tracks and Signs at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    When: 6-7p
    What: Join a park ranger to discover some of the clues to finding animals in the park on this one-hour classroom program and short hike (0.2 mile). Participants can make plaster casts of silicone track molds to take home. Meet at the Visitor Center.

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