Kick Back at the Cole for students on Saturday


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Today

MONTHLY BREAKFAST, Hamlet First United Methodist Church, 300 Charlotte St., Hamlet, 7-10 a.m. Two meats, eggs, grits, biscuit and gravy, coffee and juice. $5 per plate. Takeouts available.

KICK BACK AT THE COLE. health-education event for teens, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cole Auditorium, Richmond Community College, 1042 W. Hamlet Ave., Hamlet. Information for those 13 to 19 on sex, drugs and driving.

TERRY /CROUCH FAMILY REUNION, noon, Lee Thee A.M.E. Zion Church, Rockingham; 11 a.m. Sunday, Sidney Grove Church of Deliverance, Ellerbe; 3 p.m. Sunday, Lee Thee A.M.E. Zion Church, Rockingham. Guest preacher, the Rev. Wayne Scott, Ashley Tabernacle Church of God in Christ, Columbia, Pa.

Tuesday

MONROE AVENUE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1967, 11 a.m. luncheon meeting, Holiday Restaurant, U.S. 1 South, Rockingham. For more information, call 910-582-4869.

Aug. 30

U.S. REP. ROBERT PITTENGER TOWN HALL, 12:30 p.m., Rockingham City Hall, 514 Rockingham Road.

Sept. 1

SPAGHETTI SUPPER, 6 p.m., West Rockingham Church of God, 116 Garrett St., Rockingham. Donations will be accepted, with proceeds will go to the church’s youth department.

Sept. 2

BREAKFAST PLATE/SANDWICH SALE, Temple Church of God in Christ,104 S. Stewart St., Rockingham, 7 a.m.

COUNTRY BREAKFAST, Spring Hill Wesleyan Church fundraiser, 7-10 a.m., off N.C. 38 on Spring Hill Church Road, Hamlet. $6 for takeout or all you can eat. Proceeds will go to church work, missions.

“FILL BACKPACKS FOR KIDS” bicycle and motorcycle ride, 9 a.m. to noon, behind Sports Connection, 38 Main St., Hamlet. Families are welcome and may contribute school supplies for the children of Fairview Elementary, Hamlet. At 3 p.m., motorcyclists will ride from Sports Connection to Town Creek Indian Mound at Mount Gilead, and back again, as part of the collection effort. Riders are asking for such donations as 24-packs of crayons, notebook paper, highlighters, hand sanitizer and backpacks.

MEAT-AND-TWO VEGGIES DINNER, Greater Diggs Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church fundraiser, 1258 Old Cheraw Highway, Rockingham. One meat; corn, baked beans, potato salad, cabbage or green beans; cornbread or roll; drink and dessert, $8. Meat choices: stew beef and rice, pork chop, chicken, fish. Sandwiches $4. Eat in or take out. Delivery with five or more orders. For information, call Preston Waddell, 910-895-1739.

Sept. 6

ROHANEN CLASS OF 1959, lunch at noon, Fatz Cafe, 714 U.S. 74 Bus. E., Rockingham.

Sept. 7

HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hamlet Senior Center, 102 Veterans Drive, Hamlet. Free blood pressure, hearing, vision screenings. Free hot dogs, music, entertainment. Flu, shingles, hepatitis and tetanus/diptheria/pertussis vaccinations available to those who present insurance information and register by Sept. 1. For more information, call 910-582-7985.

SANDHILLS AGINNOVATION CENTER ribbon-cutting/open house, 10:30 a.m., 1298 Crawford Road, Ellerbe. Please contact Susan Kelly to say you will attend, 910-997-8255, susan_kelly@ncsu.edu.

Sept. 8

COMMUNITY SOUTHERN GOSPEL SING, Joy Free Will Baptist Church, 864 N.C. 177, Hamlet. Doors open, 6:30 p.m.; concert, 7 p.m. Performers: Bonnie Pressley, Burning Bridges Ministry, God’s Chosen Messengers, Drew and Tonya Rainwater. Love offering accepted; light refreshments provided.

Sept. 9

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 7-10 a.m., fellowship hall, East Rockingham United Methodist Church, 490 Mill Road. $4, all you can eat. Proceeds to church men’s club. Sweets, crafts sale will run concurrently.

Sept. 10

GUINN FAMILY REUNION, 1 p.m., East Rockingham Senior Center, 135 Sixth St., Rockingham. All descendents of George Henry and Carrie Grice Guinn invited.

Sept. 11

BURLINGTON RETIREE BREAKFAST, 8:30 a.m., Holiday Restaurant, 414 S. Hancock St., Rockingham.

EAST ROCKINGHAM MEN’S CLUB, 7 p.m., East Rockingham Fire Department, 487 Airport Road, Rockingham. Visitors and new members welcome.

Sept. 13

CSX ANNUAL RETIREE LUNCH, 11:30 a.m., Ellerbe Springs Inn, 2537 U.S. 220, Ellerbe. Call 910-652-6246 for information, reservations.

Sept. 14

BRANDING BASICS, 11 a.m., Cole Auditorium, Richmond Community College. Class by Richmond County Chamber of Commerce, RCC Small Business Center on how design a brand, establish brand identity, what a living brand is. Class free, but registration required: https://www.ncsbc.net/workshop.aspx?ekey=400370043. Lunch available to those who pay $5 at door.

HAMLET MASONIC LODGE NO. 532, AF&AM, 6:15 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, 307 Main St., Hamlet.

INOCULATION CLINIC for rising kindergartners, seventh-graders, 4-6:45 p.m., Richmond County Health Department, 127 Caroline St., Rockingham. No appointment needed. Parents must provide proof of insurance, Medicaid/Health Choice card, plus parent’s photo ID or child’s birth certificate. Call nursing supervisor Kim Crump for details on immunization requirements, 910-410-1130. (No kindergarten physicals performed.)

Sept. 16

BENEFIT GOSPEL SING, 6 p.m., West Rockingham Church of God, 116 Garrett St., Rockingham. Pierce Choir, Lumber Bridge; Bobby Deal Family, Pembroke; the Rev. Donald Deal, Ruby Church of God. Donations will go to the church building fund.

Sept. 17

“LADIES IN HATS,” 3 p.m., New Diggs Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church,494 Mizpah Road, Rockingham. The Rev. Janice Ingram, Wayman Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church, Rockingham, will talk about the history of women and hats. Dinner will be served. Participants should wear their favorite hats. For more information, call Clara Crenshaw, 910-895-3486.

Sept. 18

INOCULATION CLINIC for rising kindergartners, seventh-graders, 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m., Richmond County Health Department, 127 Caroline St., Rockingham. No appointment needed. Parents must provide proof of insurance, Medicaid/Health Choice card, plus parent’s photo ID or child’s birth certificate. Call nursing supervisor Kim Crump for details on immunization requirements, 910-410-1130.

Sept. 19

SINGER DEBBY BOONE, 7:30 p.m., Cole Auditorium, Richmond Community College, 1042 W. Hamlet Ave., Hamlet. Famous for the song “You Light Up My Life,” Boone will perform songs from her new album, “Swing This,” as well other pop, country and gospel numbers. DeWitt season ticket holders may use their tickets for entry. Single-show tickets, $35 to $45. For ticket details, call 910-410-1691, or visit the box office.

Sept. 23

ANNUAL GREENWING EVENT, Richmond County Chapter Ducks Unlimited, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., fish hatchery, McKinney Lake Road, Hoffman. Youths 17 and younger invited to fish; must be accompanied by adult, who will not be allowed to fish. Fishing with live bait; no fishing license required. Registration $20 online at ducks.org or by cash at event. For more information, call 412-606-6889.

MOTORCYCLE RIDE for charity, 1 p.m., Hwy 55 restaurant parking lot, 722 U.S. 74 Bus., Rockingham. Singles $15, doubles $20. Door prizes, auction, 50/50 drawing. Meal furnished to those who ride. Proceeds to Andy’s Foundation, which supports Miracle League, Make-a-Wish Foundation, shelters for battered women. Sponsors Ol’ Skool Tribe, Hwy 55 restaurant.

Sept. 25

COMPUTER CLASSES @ LEATH LIBRARY, 11 a.m. to noon, Leath Memorial Library, 412 E. Franklin St., Rockingham. Five weeks of Monday-morning classes in basic computing, internet basics, email basics, Microsoft Word basics, Facebook basics. Free. Call 910-895-6337 to sign up.

Sept. 26

SCHOOL SUPPLY GIVEAWAY, noon to 2 p.m., Beaver Dam Community Center, U.S. 1, Hoffman. The Hoffman Red Hat Club will give away school supplies, and serve hot dogs, chips and drinks.

Sept. 28

HAMLET MASONIC LODGE NO. 532, AF&AM, 7 p.m., 307 Main St., Hamlet.

Oct. 12

AFFAIR ON THE SQUARE, 5-8 p.m., Harrington Square, downtown Rockingham. Dark Horse Band will play. Dinner specials will be available at Pattan’s Grille, Henry’s Cafe, Hudson Brothers. Sidewalk art exhibits. Children’s activities at Discovery Place Kids. Drawings for gifts. For information, call 910-331-9965.

Oct. 14

LADIES’ DAY OUT, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cole Auditorium, Richmond Community College, 1042 W. Hamlet Ave., Hamlet. Shopping, beauty consultations, fashion show. Admission $5. Goodie bags for first 50 attendees. For information, call 910-331-9965, or visit www.LadiesDayOutNC.com.

Oct. 21

HOLY SMOKE BBQ & MUSIC FESTIVAL, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 410 E. Washington St., Rockingham. Classic Soul beach band, Unity Quartet gospel group. Barbecue, face-painting, arts and crafts, playground. Proceeds will go to charity. For more information, call 910-895-4027.

PICKIN’ IN THE PINES, bluegrass and barbecue benefit to support 4-H campers, 6-11 p.m., Camp Millstone, 1040 Mallard Drive, Ellerbe. Music by the Blue Highway Band, the Long Gone Band and Lauren & Lane; pig pickin’ and heavy hors d’oeuvres; live auction. Adults only. $50 per person. For more information, visit go.ncsu.edu/millstone4hpickininthepines.

Nov. 6

COMPUTER CLASSES @ LEATH LIBRARY, 11 a.m. to noon, Leath Memorial Library, 412 E. Franklin St., Rockingham. Five weeks of Monday-morning classes in basic computing, internet basics, email basics, Microsoft Word basics, Facebook basics. Free. Call 910-895-6337 to sign up.

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