WNAA COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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AM I COLLEGE ELIGIBLE? THE TRUTH ABOUT GETTING INTO COLLEGE

Am I College Eligible? The Truth about getting into college, with guest speaker Jim Beck, Regional Director Athletes for College, Sunday, March 8th at 4:00pm at Griffin Recreation Center, 5301 Hilltop Road in Greensboro. The event is to educate athletes, coaches, and parents in our communities about NCAA guidelines, being an recruit able athletes, and to provide additional resources to help individuals gain more college exposure. Presented by Rise Up Elite Sports Academy Inc. and Athletes for College.

PROVIDENCE BAPTIST CHURCH 149TH CHURCH ANNIVERSARY

Providence Baptist Church at 1106 Tuscaloosa Street will celebrate its 149th Church Anniversary on Sunday, March 8th at 10:55 a.m.  Bishop George W. Brooks, Pastor Emeritus of Mt. Zion Baptist Church will be the speaker. Providence was organized in 1866 and Dr. Howard Allen Chubbs has served as pastor for the last forty-nine years. An Anniversary Reception will follow the morning program in the Enrichment Center.  The public is invited to attend. Providence Baptist Church is located at 1106 Tuscaloosa Street in Greensboro. For more information, call 336-273-7552.

500 YOUTH IN BLACK CONCERT – A.L.F. OUTREACH MINISTRIES

A.L.F. Outreach Ministries will host the 12th annual 500 Youth in Black concert with Gospel recording artist Tasha Cobbs, Friday, March 13th from 7pm until 11pm at Averett University North Campus, 707 Mount Cross Road in Danville, Virginia. Evening Presider is Dr. Kevin Bonds of Citadel of Praise (Brooklyn, NY), Musical guests: Minister Terrence Cotton, Caitlyn Lassiter, Witness, Tia Macklin and more! Attire is Army Wear. For more information, visit www.alfministry.com

GENESIS BAPTIST CHURCH BUILDING MILLIONAIRS SEMINAR

Genesis Baptist Church, 2812 East Bessemer Avenue in Greensboro will host “Building Millionaires for a Higher Purpose Seminar”, Saturday, March 21st from 9:00am until 1:15pm in the Fellowship Hall. Topics include: Discover Your Entrepreneurial Personality, Making Sense of Investing, Turning your Dream into your job and more. Guest Facilitators include Financial Experts: Todd Leverette, Jacqueline D. King and Joe Dudley, Jr.  This event is sponsored by Genesis Baptist Church Financial Literacy Ministry. For more information, call 336-379-1133.

NC A&T CAMPUS RECREATION CENTER

Attention all Students, Faculty and Staff at North Carolina A&T State University Get into shape at The Campus Recreation Center located on the corner of Benbow and Bluford roads.  Validated students' memberships is included in your tuition and Faculty and Staff memberships are just $120.00 Annually or $10.00 a month with payroll deduction.  Please contact the Campus Recreation Center staff at 285-4230 for more information.  We are helping Aggies create a healthy lifestyle!  Aggie Pride!!!

SUMMER SESSIONS – NC A&T

Summer days can lead to a brighter future through the extended learning office of summer sessions at North Carolina A&T State University.  Degree and non-degree seekers, students visiting from other colleges, even rising high school juniors and seniors can select from an array of courses scheduled from May 18th to July 31st.   Take advantage of affordable tuition. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere with smaller classes. Brighten your future this summer!  Enroll in one of the summer sessions at North Carolina A&T.  For more information call 336-334-7810.

AGGIE ENRICHMENT CAMP – NC A&T

The last day of school will be here before you know it.  Be prepared by enrolling your child in the North Carolina A&T Summer Youth Programs.  They’re designed to help elementary and middle school students explore future careers, discover their hidden talents, and become more enlightened in academics.  The camps operate between June 15th and July 31st for ages 6 to 13.

Robotics, Art, Math, Engineering, Animal Science, Theatre are a few of the most popular.

For more information; contact the Office of Continuing Education at 336-334-7810.

HEALTH & WELLNESS FAIR AT SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH

The Food & Nutrition Science Club will host the 9th Annual Nutrition, Health & Wellness Fair Friday, March 27th from 9am until 2pm at Shiloh Baptist Church. For more information, contact Dr. Patricia Lynch at 919-696-8404.

ALL OFFICER'S DAY

The New Saint Paul Baptist Church invites you to join us as we celebrate All Officer's Day on Sunday, March 15th, 2015 at 3 PM.  Our special guest will be Reverend Lamar Boykin and the New Ephesus Baptist Church Family of Ruffin, NC. For more information of this and all other events at our church, visit our website at TNSPBC or our Facebook page.  The New Saint Paul Baptist Church is located at 1020 E. Stadium Drive, Eden, NC and church telephone number is 336. 635.5171. Reverend Dr. Joel E. Clark is the pastor.  

ST. JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH – MEN’S DAY CELEBRATION

The St. John Baptist Church of Axton, VA where the pastor is Dr. Green Moore will be having their Men's Day celebration on March 15, 2015 at 3pm.  The guest speaker will be Rev. Melvin Jones, Sr. and his choir and congregation of New Jerusalem Tabernacle of Prayer in Greensboro, NC.  Everyone is welcome to worship with us.

GENESIS BAPTIST CHURCH 2015 SPRING COMMUNITY CAREER FAIR

Genesis Baptist Church, located at 2812 East Bessemer Avenue in Greensboro NC, will host a career fair on Thursday, March 19th from 8am – 5:30pm and Friday, March 20, 2015(8am – 4:00pm).  The career fair is done in partnership with local resource groups such as NC Joblink, and NC Works.  The fair will bring together necessary resources to evaluate, educate and prepare prospects to take their careers to the next level. 336-567-5032.

APPLIED ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT NC A&T

Are you a high school senior interested in engineering and hands-on learning? Then the Applied Engineering Technology Department at NC A&T State University is your best choice! This undergraduate degree program provides you with engineering foundation, technological hands-on skills and industrial management basics. After your graduation with this degree, many large companies will welcome you to join their working teams with very attractive compensation. If interested, please call the Office of Student Success at 336-334-7359.

SUMMER SESSION AT NC A&T

Did you know taking classes during summer sessions can allow you to: Develop a plan to increase your GPA, lighten your course load for the fall, focus on more intense classes and graduate early. Don’t wait! Register now for the 2015 Summer Session at North Carolina A&T State University, because that’s what aggies do! For summer dates or for more information, contact the Office of Summer sessions at 336-334-7810 or visit our website www.ncat.edu

MASTER BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AT NC A&T STATE UNIVERSITY

Cultivate and let your business mind flow while receiving your “MBA” Master of Business Administration at North Carolina A&T State University. With flexible online and on campus classes, personalized classrooms, and accessible instructors success is right around the corner. Learn with efficiency and purpose to manage people and processes, handle business problems with solution- orientation, read and interpret news and reports, communicate business ideas, and gain an understanding of business strategies. NC A&T will set you on the right path to a bright future in the business world. Worried that receiving your MBA isn’t in your budget?  No problem! NC A&T offers affordable AACSB accredited programs ranging from Accounting to Human Resource Management, and Supply Chain Systems. The only thing standing between you and your MBA is you! For more information about the MBA program at North Carolina A&T, visit our website at www.ncat.edu/mba or speak directly with the MBA Director by calling 336-285-3291.

Because that’s what AGGIES DO!

 

FALL ARREST HARNESSES RESEARCH

North Carolina A&T researchers are looking for experienced roofers to participate in a project on fall arrest harnesses. There will be monetary compensation for participating. For more information, call 301-437-2602.

FREE ADULT ED CLASSES

Register for FREE “Basic Skills Plus” classes to earn a nurse aide certificate and high school equivalency diploma at the same time.  If you live in or near Moore County (Pinehurst, NC), call Karen Decata at Sandhills Community College at 910-695-3779. Register for FREE High School Equivalency and Adult Basic Education classes.  If you live in or near the Westmoore area of Robbins, NC (Moore County), please call Sandhills Community College at 910-695-3998.

MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC AT NC A&T STATE UNIVERSITY

Has anyone in your family been bothered by emotional, behavioral or substance abuse problems. If so, we are here in the community to help. The Center for Behavioral Health and Wellness is a mental health clinic that provides services for individuals across the lifespan, including children, adolescents, and adults, as well as their families. Our skilled clinicians are able to assess and treat a variety of conditions. Our specialty area is trauma recovery using an approach that recognizes that everyone has strengths, regardless of what they may be struggling with. Our services are based on principles of empowerment, trust, safety, choice and collaboration. A variety of payment options are available for your convenience. We are located on the edge of A&T State University’s campus at 913 Bluford St. Free parking is available.  To schedule an appointment call our office today at (336) 285-2605.

SPARROW’S NEST INC. COMMUNITY RESOURCE WEBSITE

The Sparrow’s Nest Inc. , a youth leadership organization, in conjunction with the City of Greensboro, are developing a community resource website, called Hiphub.org which will  feature Greensboro nonprofit organizations which offer programs for children, teens and families.

This directory is being offered for free to any nonprofit or faith based organization desiring to inform the public of the services they provide. This could include afterschool and weekend programs, dance programs, charter schools, etc. Each nonprofit would receive a 200x200 banner ad with their logo, a brief mission statement and a link to their webpage.

For profit businesses can support this initiative and advertise their services for a small fee for the entire year. For more information call 336-549-0146.