Selected Community Events
Indoor Yard Sale at Westside Church
1205 Lynn Drive in Kinston (Off of Roseanne Dr., behind Bill Fay Park)
Join Westside FWB Church for an indoor yard sale Saturday, August 2nd from 7am to noon, rain or shine! Stop by to see what hidden treasures you may find!
There will be children's clothes and toys, books, movies, electronics, plants, sports items, skin care products, furniture, home decorations, holiday decorations, pet toys, and much more!
OR, take the opportunity to make room for new things in your home, and sell some of your items with us! Rent a 12x12 space with table and chairs for only $10. Contact Sandy Tilghman at (252) 522-5729 to reserve your space today.
Spread the word! Hope to see you there!
Officer Down Memorial Ride
Carteret Community College, 3505 Arendell Street Morehead City
Sponsored by North Carolina Blue Knights Chapter XVIII
The ride starts at Carteret Community College, in Morehead City. Registration begins at 10:00 am and the motorcycles go out at 11:00 am. The ride fee is $15.00 for the rider and $5.00 for a passenger. The motorcycle ride will travel along Crystal Coast to honor the fallen Law Enforcement Officer's from Carteret County. Food will be provided at the end of the ride. Also there will be drawings, door prizes, 50/50 drawing and more. Proceeds will assist the family's of Officer's killed in the line of duty
Jim Gnozzio, 252-342-2808
Helping Hands Boutique Yard Sale
Apr 5, 2014 8 AM - 2 PM
2715 Hwy 70 E James City,NC
Yard sale to benefit the Coastal Women's Shelter
Helping Hands Boutique
Swansboro Rotary Oyster Roast
Mar 15, 2014 5-8 p.m.
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.
Great Glow Run benefitting Easter Seals UCP
May 3, 2014 8:00 p.m.
The Easter Seals UCP Great Glow Run will light up Greenville in support of individuals and families managing disabilities and mental health challenges. The illuminated 5K evening race will be held Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Town Common. Check-in begins at 6:00 p.m. and the race starts at 8:00 p.m. Participants will don glow and LED gear as they join other enthused runners on an eye-catching, glimmering course.
Register by April 18 at GreatGlowRun.com for just $35. Unless sold out, day of event registration is $50. Active duty military are eligible for a special $25 registration; team discounts also available. Entry fee includes bib, timing chip, race t-shirt, bib, glow decoration and entrance to the post-race Afterglow party.
Patrick Curran (919) 783-8898 x8907