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Beauty for Ashes Women's Conference

445 Soundside Rd., Edenton, NC 27932
Free conference, childcare provided - A time for women to relax and be inspired and encouraged by the Word of God and powerful worship music

Jennifer Coon, 252-632-0808,

Daffodil Fall Meeting

120 Community Way, Barco, NC Between Currituck Regional Airpark and Central Elem. School
This meeting is Free and Open to all to attend. The Bulb Exchange is for paid members…one may join at the meeting to take part in the give-away. Fran Higgins

The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society
Fall Meeting, October 25,

The fall 2014 meeting of the Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society will be held at the NC Currituck County Extension, 160 Community Way, Barco, NC, on Saturday October 25, 2014. Registration for the meeting will start at 9:30 pm with the meeting called to order at 10:00 am, Saturday October 25, 2014 until 2:00 pm. Come and enjoy the day with daffodils.

The NENCDS Membership Meeting start with a short business meeting followed by recognition of new members and those members that worked at the show. Our feature speaker is Ms. Glenna Graves American Daffodil Society (ADS) member, ADS accredited Daffodil Judge and Instructor. Glenna has been show Chairperson as well as President of the Garden Club of Virginia, and Washington Daffodil Society. She has been very active with ADS and many of its National and East Coast Daffodil Shows. Ms. Graves will speak on growing Daffodils show daffodils. The speaker will be followed by our bulb exchange and a pot luck lunch. The public is invited. Membership is encouraged.

Persons interested in attending the NENC Daffodil Society meeting and bulb exchange should contact:
NENCDS Show Chairman: Clay Higgins (252) 491-9268 ( or Debbie Kelso (252) 232-2261 for additional information.

Link to the American Daffodil Society home page:
Debby Kelso at the Currituck Extension Center

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!

SUNDAY NIGHT SING featuring Made By Mercy Trio

Mar 30, 2014 6:00pm

Westside FWB Church in Kinston 1205 Lynn Drive, Kinston, NC 28504
Come celebrate, praise, and fellowship with the Made By Mercy Trio! You'll be entertained and blessed by this talented Southern Gospel group.

Westside Church
(252) 522-4505


Apr 8, 2014 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.

Citizens Involved In Government, Inc. (CIG) is sponsoring a Candidates' Forum on 04/08/14 from 6 PM - 9 PM at the Pamlico Co. Courthouse. All candidates are invited to participate. This will give the community a chance to test the pulse of the candidates and the candidates a chance to test the pulse of the community. So, come out and listen to the candidates and ask questions you would like answered.

Monica Gibbs, 252 617-3067

Onslow County Public Library hosts Proposal Writing Basics – a free financial aid workshop

Mar 4, 2014 1 pm

Main Library Branch in Jacksonville
Onslow County Public Library is hosting Proposal Writing Basics at the Main Library Branch in Jacksonville March 4 at 1 pm.

Are you new to proposal writing? This class will cover how the proposal fits into the overall grantseeking process. Learn what to include in a standard proposal to a foundation, tips for creating a standard proposal, and what funders expect to see in your proposal. We will discuss how to best communicate with funders during the grant process and we will take a look at sample proposals that earned grant funding.

Onslow County Public Library is a Foundation Center Funding Information Network member. We offer print and digital resources for nonprofits as well as quarterly classes.

Nonprofits are invited to join us Tuesday, March 4 at 1pm. Registration is required.

For more information, please contact Karen Moore at Onslow County Public Library at 910.455.7350 ext. 1421 or visit us online at