Weekend Roundup, Sept 16-18

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Events in the Sanford/Lee County Area this Weekend

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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.
  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p
    What: The fountain runs from May 11 to October 31. During that period, it will operate for an hour at a time at 10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p each day.
  • Auction at S & L Bargain Depot, 1000 N. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    6p
    What: Overstock and mis-shipped items will be auctioned to the highest bidder. There will be free popcorn until the auction starts at 6:30p.

Saturday

  • Sanford MOPS Consignment Sale at St Luke UMC, 2916 Wicker St, Sanford NC
    When:
    8-11a
    What: Sanford MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) will host its annual consignment sale in the gym. There will be a wide variety of gently used items for babies and children. This is open to the public. $1/person entry fee, which enters you into a raffle.
  • Plein Air Paint-Out in Downtown Sanford, NC
    When:
    9:30a-4p
    What: Members of the Sanford Brush & Palette Club will setup around downtown Sanford to paint canvas or paper. The works of art will then be on display at the annual Art Show. Rain date will be September 24.
  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p
    What: The fountain runs from May 11 to October 31. During that period, it will operate for an hour at a time at 10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p each day.
  • Zumba at Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a-12p
    What: All are welcome. The cost is $5 per person.
  • Music Festival at the American Legion, 305 Legion Dr, Sanford NC
    When:
    2-8p
    What: Enjoy a day of music to support disabled veterans. Admission is $5. Food will be available for purchase.
  • Cruise In at Sonic, 2600 S Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    4-5:30p
    What: See cars of all makes and models. Cars will cruise to the Sonic in Spring Lake at 5:30p.
  • Ballroom Dancing at the Southern Pines Elks Club, 280 Country Club Cir, Southern Pines NC
    When:
    6:30-10p
    What: Join USA Dance for a Black and White Celebration of National Ballroom Dance Week. Doors open at 6:30p for social time. Free dance lessons begin at 7p and dancing continues until 10p. For more information, call 919-770-1975.
  • Social Saturday at Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    7-11:30p
    What: The event starts with salsa dancing lessons from 7p to 8p. From 8p to 11:30p, the floor will be open to dancing. Light refreshments will be provided. Feel free to bring a dish or dessert to share. Admission is $10 per adult.

Sunday

  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p
    What: The fountain runs from May 11 to October 31. During that period, it will operate for an hour at a time at 10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p each day.

If you’d like an event or activity added to the Weekend Roundup, submit it by Thursdays to kelly@socialsanford.com.