5th Annual J.T. Hoggard/ Roger Manning Plow Day
114 Zeddie Lane, Askewville, NC
A fun-filled day of plowing and planting the traditional way, featuring a 12-horse hitch and many other teams. Come out and enjoy the cart and wagon rides! Awesome food provided by the Askewville A/G Medical Missions Team to raise funds for the upcoming mission trip to Tanzania. Also featuring a special performance by Eternal Collision, a strength team based out of Virginia excited about spreading the good news of Jesus Christ!! This is a NC Work Horse and Mule Association Event. Join us for an action-packed day of fun for the whole family!
Sleeping Beauty Ballet Paramount Performing Arts Series
The Paramount Theatre
Sleeping Beauty Ballet
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Saturday, March 15th, 2014 - 7:00pm
Sunday, March 16th, 2014 - 3:00pm
Event details or to purchase tickets online
Goldsboro Ballet will present the Sleeping Beauty Ballet featuring the story of Sleeping Beauty from babyhood, childhood, to her 16th birthday party and then see how the Lilac Fairy protects her in the deep sleep that the entire castle must endure as the Wicked Fairy puts a curse on the entire castle. Come and see the many fairies that help make this ballet so special. Character building can be applied as you will see the fairies of virtues we all want to have as young people. Then follow Beauty as she grows up.
Tickets: $16/Adults, $12/Students 18 & Under
Tickets for this and many more upcoming events are available at the Paramount Theatre Box Office located at 139 South Center Street in Downtown Goldsboro, NC, online at www.GoldsboroParamount.com or over the phone by calling (919) 583-8432.
Tickets on sale now at the Paramount Theatre Box Office:
Footloose: The Musical
Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience
Sleeping Beauty Ballet
Dance for Christ
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Tickets for these upcoming events, and more, are available at the Paramount Theatre Box Office located at 139 South Center Street in Downtown Goldsboro, NC, online at www.GoldsboroParamount.com or over the phone by calling (919) 583-8432.
The Paramount Theatre
Physical Address: 139 South Center Street, Goldsboro, NC 27530
Mailing Address: P.O. Drawer A, Goldsboro, NC 27533
Phone: (919) 583-8432 | Fax: (919) 580-4209
Paramount Theatre Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Theatre Service Coordinator: email@example.com
Bling Into Spring Vendor Event
New Bern NC
17 Different Vendors, Crafts, Personalized Items, Jewelry, and many more
Michelle Bryant 252-675-3521 Event Coordinator
Swansboro Rotary Oyster Roast
Rotary Civic Center in Swansboro
Swansboro Rotary Club’s 35th annual Oyster Roast and Pig-Out will be March 15, 5-8 p.m.
Tickets purchased in advance are $45. They allow entry to one of the club’s most popular fundraisers, an all-you-can-eat extravaganza that takes place indoors at the Rotary Civic Center in Swansboro.
Machine Gun, a popular and well-known variety band from Wilmington, will provide musical entertainment.
Diners are reminded to bring an oyster knife and a glove. In addition to oysters, the menu includes roasted pig, fried fish, clam chowder, hot dogs with chili, cole slaw, hush puppies, condiments and a variety of beverages.
The civic center, which is on West Main Street Extension off NC 24 behind Family Care Pharmacy, provides a spacious indoor area for diners. It will be equipped with several large screen televisions tuned to the NCAA basketball tournament.
Tickets purchased at the door will cost $50. Tickets for children 15 and younger are $20, available only at the door.
Proceeds from the event are used to benefit youth scholarships and projects in Onslow and Carteret counties.
Tickets can be purchased from any member of the Swansboro Rotary Club or at the Civic Center. Tickets can also be purchased at Darden Insurance and Century 21 Waterway Realty in Swansboro and at Eastern Mortgage in Emerald Isle.
For more information, call (910) 326-6175.
Beginner's Guide to Fishing the Tar-Pam
8:30AM - 12:30 PM
Edgecombe Community College, McIntyre Auditorium, Tarboro
Join the Pamlico-Tar River Foundation (PTRF) and Tarboro Association of Saltwater Sportsmen (TASS) for the first edition of our fishing clinic series, Beginner’s Guide to Fishing the Tar-Pam! Local experienced fishermen from TASS and the Pamlico River-area will teach you basic information on terminology, different types of tackle and bait, fishing strategies, and knot tying. This clinic will focus on the most popular freshwater and brackish water species. *A portion of all proceeds will go towards TASS.* The clinic is $40 for non-PTRF members, including a 1 year membership and $10 for PTRF members.
Kelly Jochim, 252-946-7211
Greene Lamp Head Start Now Accepting Pre-Kindergarten Applications For 2014-2015 School Year
8:00am – 4:00pm
309 Summit Ave and 1001 E. Highland Ave in Kinston
Snow Hill office located at 110 S. E. First St.
Greene Lamp Head Start is now accepting Pre-Kindergarten applications for the 2014-2015 school year for children in Lenoir and Greene Counties. The child must be three or four years of age by August 31, 2014. Transportation is available to children enrolled in the program based on need and availability.
Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm.
To complete the application, the following items are required:
-Proof of child’s birth (i.e. Birth Certificate)
-Proof of Income for 2013 (i.e. tax return, W-2 form, TANF, SSI, child Support).
Any questions, please call the Family Engagement and Community Partnership staff in Kinston at (252) 527-5252 or Snow Hill at (252) 747-8146.
A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center - March Events
A Time for Science Nature and Science Learning Center (ATFS) is located off Highway 11 between Ayden and Grifton in Contentnea Creek Estates. The physical address is 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton NC 28530.
Follow the website and newsletter regularly for possible additions or other updates to this schedule. For weather dependent activities (such as star parties, etc.), check the website for possible cancellations before leaving home.
If it is possible for you to do so, please announce (or post) this first activity regularly throughout the month till the March 22 date
Save the Date -- March 22
Love A Sea Turtle Annual 5k Run & Nature Walk
Proceeds fund summer camps at A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center for underserved youth as well as turtle awareness and education. $20.00 for individual runners ($25.00 after Feb 1) and $5.00 for the Nature Walk. Participants can register on-line at loveaseaturtle.com or runtheeast.com.
Each Saturday in March except 22nd (Mar 1, 8, 15, --, 29)
On the Trail to Fitness
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Cost - $2.00 / participant
Combine your exercise program with a connection to Nature. Walk or run along the One-Mile Fitness Trail around four lovely ponds and workout at the 10 fitness stations. Or simply amble along the trail for a pleasant Saturday walk.
Second Saturday Family Fun Day
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Cost - $5.00 adult $3.00 child
Take a guided walk along one of the Conservancy trails then make a “pin-less” pinwheel for fun in the winds of March. Please register by March 7.
2014 Greenville St. Patricks’ Day Parade
Location -- Downtown Greenville
4:00 pm to 11:00 am
Cost – No Charge
Enjoy the A Time For Science / Ulster Project float in the Second Annual Greenville St. Patricks’ Day Parade.
Busy Body Builders
Location – Pitt County KidFest, Greenville Convention Center
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Visit the A Time For Science exhibit at KidFest 2014 for a stimulating experience for your preschooler that you can learn to duplicate at home.
Carolina Skies Astronomy Club – Spring Equinox Star Party
7:00 pm ---
Cost – No Charge
Following the big Turtle Run in the morning the astronomy Club will hold its annual Spring Equinox Star Party at 7:00 pm. Come a little early to watch the sun go down in the west, one of only two time during the year it sets in the west. The indoor program will be announced on the A Time For Science website. Please register by March 21.
Fourth Monday Family Night
Location - Chick-Fil-A Winterville
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Cost – No Charge
Begin your spring garden by starting your own flower seed pot.
Save the Dates -- March 28 through April 13
North Carolina Science Festival
Check the calendar and the website for A Time For Science events during the state-wide North Carolina Science Festival.
For information or for registrations contact ATFS through the website (www.atimeforscience.org), through email at (firstname.lastname@example.org), or by phone at 252-746-4470.
THRILLSEEKERS, this one’s for you! New Bern Parks & Recreation announces our first-ever LEPRECHAUN LEAP
New Bern Aquatic Center
THRILLSEEKERS, this one’s for you! New Bern Parks & Recreation announces our first-ever LEPRECHAUN LEAP, on March 15 at 10am! We challenge you to take a chilly dip into the frigid water at New Bern Aquatic Center, along with other warm-hearted people----all for the sake of those who desperately need organ transplant surgery. Registration is underway now at West New Bern Recreation Center, or online at http://www.newbern-nc.org/RP/sp_events.php.
Registration is $20 through March 7, and is $30 the day of the event. Register and start fundraising today and make a difference in the lives of those who desperately need organ transplant! Contests for best costume, biggest fundraiser, biggest splash, and more. Dress in your best winter swimsuit and join the fun!
For more information, call 252.639.2902.