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FREE SUMMER LUNCH & BREAKFAST FOR KIDS – GREATER LOVE WORLD
The Greater Love World Outreach Center will participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided to all children at no charge. Meals will be served at 1501 Upland Drive in Greensboro. For more information, call 336-233-3829.
FREE BREAKFAST & LUNCH – GCS SUMMER MEALS PROGRAM
Guilford County Schools is proud to announce the 2015 Summer Meals Program through the Summer Nutrition Program. Breakfast and lunch will be served to school age children 18 and under at no cost., June 17th thru August 13th, Monday thru Thursday at 8:00am until 9:00am and 11:30am until 12:30pm. For a complete list of locations in Greensboro and High Point, visit their website www.gcsnc.com
SUMMER CAMP FOR TEENS - ESMT (EXPLORATION IN SCIENCE AND MATH IN TECHNOLOGY SUMMER) SUMMER CAMP
This year the Exploration in Science and Math in Technology Summer Program is back with new topics to explore. We hope that you can join us this summer. We have three sessions to select from:
2015 Program Date(s) to Choose From:
Session 1: June 22nd - 26th (Day Camp)
Session 2: July 6th - 10th (Day Camp)
Session 3: July 20th - 24th (Day Camp)
All camps are on a first come first serve basis. "To secure your dates, please complete the Online Registration and pay the participation fee."
This one week hands-on technology, math, and science camp is designed for rising 8th through 12th grade students. Participants will be engaged in math and science projects that drive technology. Students will be immersed in technology laboratories with Math, Science, and Technology faculty, exploring the latest technological trends. Students will engage in the exploration of:
· Math principals and applications needed for technology
· Science principles and applications needed for technology
This is a Day Camp (8am – 5pm) that is non-residential. Space is limited; therefore, any forms and/or deposits received after deadline dates will be considered by date priority and availability. All forms and final payments should be received by deadline dates. This Year we will focus on:
Camp Hours: 8am – 5pm
Program Director: Paul Campbell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Phone: 336-285-3095 or 336-334-7359
Location: Campus of North Carolina A&T State University; Smith Hall (School of Technology Building)
Participation Fee: $185.00
Lunch and Snacks are Included.
FOOD FOR FINES AT THE PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Are you ready for some beach reading but have fines on your library card? To help summer readers, Rockingham County Public Libraries will sponsor a FOOD FOR FINES program starting June 1 and continuing until June 27 at all branches. For each non-perishable food item donated, $1.00 in fines will be waived. The food item must have a current expiration date. This offer is for fines only. Items donated to the Eden Library and Bookmobile will be distributed to the Salvation Army. Items donated to the Reidsville Library will be donated to the Outreach Center. Items donated to the Madison-Mayodan Library go to the Hands of God Ministry. Stoneville Library’s items will be donated to the God’s Helping Hands Ministry. Donations of non-perishable food items will be accepted at all the branches even if there are no fines to waive. It’s a great way to give back to the community and to get ready for a summer of reading.
COLTRANE JAZZFEST STUDENT ESSAY CONTEST
The John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival is currently accepting entries for the 2015 Student Essay Contest. Contest winners will be presented a new instrument on stage during the fifth annual John Coltrane Jazz Fest on Labor Day Weekend. Deadline to submit entries for the contest is July 18, 2015. To request an entry form and contest rules, contact Yvonne Anderson at email@example.com
FUN IN THE SON – REHOBOTH CHRISTIAN CENTER & LOVE FELLOWSHIP
Rehoboth Christian Center and Love Fellowship Church will host “Fun in the Son”, Sunday, July 5th from 10am until 4pm at North Park Community Center in Burlington. Free Food, Games & Awesome Fellowship. This event is open to everyone!!!
MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH – MUSIC AND DEDICATION SERVICE
SATURDAY EVENING AT MEMORIAL (SEAM) PRESENTS…Music and Dedication Service Come Celebrate With Us, SATURDAY – JUNE 27, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Memorial United Methodist Church, 1327 Cedrow Drive, in High Point. Paul N. Milton, Pastor (336)889-4501. Prayer, Praise and Worship, Music, Dance and Refreshments. Featuring: ANTHONY FOSTER
Singer, Musician, Song Writer. SHAWANDA LYNETTE Singer, Songwriter, Worship Leader, Vocal Coach, Recording Artist.
The Youth & Teen Department of the Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church along with our Pastor Johnnie F. Taylor, would like to invite you to attend our annual Youth Day and Youth Revival Services beginning on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at 11:00am. Minister Donielle Graves of the Jerusalem United Holy Church in Reidsville will be bringing the morning message. On Monday, July 13, at 7:00pm, Elder Kevin Sturdivant and the Grooms Chapel Missionary Baptist Church Family will be our special guests. On Tuesday, July 14, at 7:00pm, Pastor Alton Vann and the Jones Crossroads Baptist Church Family will be our guests. On Wednesday, July 15, at 7:00pm, Pastor Jermaine Parker and the Smith Chapel Baptist Church family will close out our revival services. Rising Star is located at 146 Fisher Hill Road in Eden. For more information, call 336-627-1841
PRESENTS “CROWNS OF GLORY” 100 WOMEN IN HATS
High Point Church of the Living God Pastor’s Aide Ministry Presents “Crowns of Glory” 100 Women in Hats Celebration Ladies come out and show us your finest Crowns of Glory, Sunday June 28th at 4:00 p.m. Guest speaker will be Evangelist Sue Burgess High Point Church of the Living God is located at 406 Ennis Street in High Point. Guest host are Apostle Jerome and Pastor Stephanie Dumas. If you have any questions contact church office at (336) 887-1208
POWERHOUSE OF DELIVERANCE – A DAY TO CELEBRATE
Bishop W. L. and Lady A. B. Washington presents A Day to Celebrate “Necessary” Saturday, July 11th at 5 pm at 1800 Bothwell St. in Greensboro. Please come and help us celebrate this Great Woman of God! Pastor Nancy Wilson.
NITRO MOTORCYCLE – STUNT SHOW – HARSHAW GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Harshaw Grove Baptist Church will host “A Ride 4 the Grove”, Saturday, July 18th at Cox’s Harley-Davidson 2795 Highway 134, in Asheboro, NC. Registration is from 9:30am until 11:00am, kick stands up at 11am. $20 per bike. Silent auction, 50/50 raffle. For more information, contact Krystal at 336-267-0657.
I Am A Queen will host its 3rd Annual Teen Empowerment Conference: Beautifully Broken on Saturday, July 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.at the Power Play Center located at 2207 E. Cone Blvd., Greensboro, N.C. The conference is for teen girls between the ages of 10 to 18 and will discuss topics on self-worth, teen pregnancy, human trafficking, social media etiquette and high school/college readiness. After the final program, teens will have the chance to participate in the Queen Explosion, a celebration fit for a queen that will offer carnival food, face painting, video games, bowling, dance competitions, selfie stations and so much more. The event is FREE for all teen girls and will feature special guest speakers. Register TODAY at www.iamaqueen.org. For more information, call (336) 638-1315 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
GIRLS BASKETBALL CAMPS, JUNE AND JULY
The Lady Aggies will host three girls basketball camps this summer. Serious 9th through 12th-grade athletes looking to elevate their game are invited to the Elite Camp on June 21st. Younger athletes (2nd through 9th grades) are invited to work on fundamental skills and basketball knowledge at the Day Camp, July 13th to 16th. And for 9th- to 12th-grade teams looking to grow together and compete against high-level offseason competition, come to the Team Camp on June 27th and 28th. For more information contact Jessica Smith at 336-285-3615.
SUMMER VOLLEYBALL CAMP, JULY 17TH TO 19TH
The A&T 2015 Summer Volleyball Camp will be held July 17th to 19th at Moore Gym. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 12 to 18. Registration cost is $250 for resident campers and $200 for commuters ($20 off for N.C. A&T faculty and staff and $20 off for eight players or more from the same team). For more information, visit their website www.ncatvolleyballcamp.com
HAYES-TAYLOR MEMORIAL YMCA SUMMER PROGRAMS
Are you looking for family fun? Well join the Hayes-Taylor Memorial YMCA! If you have already joined, make sure you are getting the most out of your membership. There are numerous wellness programs to participate in as well as year-round sports activities for the youth. Right now, Daycare and Summer Basketball are accepting registrations. There is also an After School program, Summer Camp, Aquatics activities and more! As a Hayes-Taylor YMCA member, you receive discounts on all of these programs. Get back to family. Get back to fun. Join the Hayes-Taylor Memorial YMCA today! Call (336) 272-2131 for more information or visit us on the web at HayesTaylorYMCA.org.
SOCIAL MEDIA DAY AT THE NUSSBAUM CENTER FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP
The 6th annual Social Media Day! This event will take place on June 30, 2015 from 9 am - 4 pm at the Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship located at 1451 S. Elm Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406. Social Media Day is an annual global celebration that highlights the contributions made by developers and social media enthusiasts alike. The Small Business Center at GTCC will be teaming up with professionals and experts in the community to bring you a variety of programming focused on Social Media. Current speakers include
Registration is free and required https://www.ncsbc.net/workshop.aspx?ekey=230350112
FRESH BUCKS AT MARKET SQUARE FARMER’S MARKET
The Market Square Farmer’s Market in Reidsville gladly accepts SNAP/EBT and in 2015, your SNAP/EBT dollars will go even further at the farmers market with Fresh Bucks! Fresh Bucks tokens are extra market dollars for SNAP/EBT recipients to spend on fresh fruits and vegetables at the market. For every $10 or more SNAP/EBT benefits exchanged for market tokens, the customer receives $10 in Fresh Bucks tokens. For example: $15 in SNAP + $10 in Fresh Bucks = $25 to spend at the market! If a customer spends less than $10 of their SNAP/EBT benefits, then they receive the equivalent of their purchase in Fresh Bucks. For more information visit www.ci.reidsville.nc.us
VA SIDELINES 1ST ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT FUNDRAISER
VA Sidelines 1st annual Golf Tournament fundraiser. Come out for a day (June 27th) of fun on the GREENS while helping our homeless HEROES at the same time. For ONLY $65 you have 18 holes on the beautiful Crooked Tree course in Browns Summit NC, cart, free COOK OUT lunch, Trophies and Prizes. For more information, contact VA Sidelines to register your team of 4 at 336-701-2129.
35TH PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY OF REV. DR. CLARENCE JOHNSON & FIRST LADY BETTY JOHNSON
Elm Grove Baptist Church, 1302 Hwy 29 Business in Reidsville will host a Retirement Celebration & 35th Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Dr. Clarence Johnson & First Lady Betty Johnson, Saturday August 1st at 6:00pm at Grandover Resort & Conference Center, 1000 Club Road in Greensboro. To Reserve Tickets: (336) 342-3710. Ticket Reservation should be made by: June 15, 2015.
FREE SUMMER PATHWAYS CAMP FOR ADULT STUDENTS
Free College and Career Readiness Summer Pathways Camp for adults will be held at Sandhills Community College July 6-9, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Advice will be available regarding improving your academic skills, or earning your high school equivalency; and completing training as a hospitality professional, personal care aide, electrical wiring apprentice, or nursing assistant. Call Nicole Worley at 910-695-3772 or Karen Decata at 910-695-3779.
JUNE 28: YOUR TOM THUMB WEDDING & FASHION SHOW INVITATION!
Mark your calendar! Save the date! Tell family and friends! You are invited to come celebrate and witness this great, exciting, colorful event sponsored by the Wells Memorial Mothers' Board. It's the Tom Thumb Wedding, 5 p.m., Sunday, June 28th, followed by a Rainbow Reception & Fashion Show. All at Wells Memorial Church of God in Christ, 1001 E. Washington St., in Greensboro. Please join the Mothers' Board for the Tom Thumb Wedding, Rainbow Reception & Fashion Show. Dr. Herman Platt is pastor. For more info, call 336.272.6564.
YOUTH CONFERENCE 2015
Divine Purpose Presents Youth Conference 2015 The Outpouring
Friday June 26th 7pm
Evangelist Jamesia Harrison
The Ramp Church International
Saturday June 27th 10am
Elder-Elect Regina Bonds
The Life Church
Saturday June 27th 6pm
Pastor Zeb Talley III
The Rehab Christian Center
Other invited guests include: Stephanie Motley-Danville, VA; Min. Anthony Porter and Fresh Anointing- Martinsville, VA; Min. Brandon Perkins- Charlotte, NC; Steve Hurt and Company- Farmville, VA. All services will be held at Divine Faith Holiness Church 1002 Fayette St. Martinsville, VA. Marshall L. Wells Jr.- Host Pastor
PAINT THE CITY PURPLE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS
In celebration of the 7th Annual Purple Candlelight Vigil the Sherri Denese Jackson Foundation for the Prevention of Domestic Violence, Inc. presents The Kick-Off of “Paint the City Purple”. The event will be held in The Community Awareness Center parking lot at 2200 East Market Street, Suite C, in Greensboro, Friday, June 26th from 6:30pm to 8:30 pm.
WOMEN'S ENCOUNTER 2015
Women's Encounter-Are You Thirsty or Longing For More Of God? If Your Answer Is "Yes" Reserve The Dates On Your Calendar:
Date -July 17&18, 2015
Location- New Beginnings 215 Fourth Street
High Point ,NC
Theme: 'A Time Of Refreshing'! Come, Meet Jesus At The Well!
Scripture: John 4:7-15
Praise and Worship, Workshops with Dynamic Women, Intercession, And Youth Workshops for Our Daughters of Destiny. Ages 12-16
Free Registration, The Only Cost Is You Being There. For More Information Please Contact Minister Gaynel Elerby At 336-991-4968
UNITED METHODIST WOMEN OF HOLMES GROVE CHURCH 'PEARLS AND DRESSES'
The United Methodist Women of Holmes Grove Church will hold its 'Pearls and Dresses' Rainbow Tea at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015. The United Methodist Women will be hearing from local nonprofit organizations on their needs and impact on the community while enjoying teas, sandwiches and cookies. Tickets are $10 and all funds will help with mission projects. The Holmes Grove United Methodist Women have supported mission efforts locally and around the world every year. For more information, contact 336.272.6302. Holmes Grove is located at 1100 Alamance Church Road, Greensboro.
FALL 2015 FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING REGISTRATION BEGINS JUNE 15
The Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department is hosting youth football and cheerleading registrations from June 15 to July 17 for children ages 7-12 (based on an August 31, 2015 cut-off date).
· The youth football registration fee is $50 per participant.
· The cheerleading registration fee is $50 per participant, which includes a t-shirt, shorts, and medallion.
Parents may register at the Parks and Recreation Building, 1001 Fourth St., Mondays through Fridays from 9 am to 4:30 pm. Registration needs include an original birth certificate and a PAYS card. To receive a PAYS Card, parents or caregivers must watch a video and pay a $5 fee.
The football leagues consist of:
· Pee Wee for 7-8 year olds up to 115 pounds.
· Mites for 9-10 year olds up to 130 pounds.
· Midgets for 11-12 year olds up to 145 pounds.
For more information or to learn how to become a volunteer football or cheerleading coach, contact Phil Hardin at 336-373-2955.
NEW ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
New Zion Missionary Baptist Church would like to welcome the community to our annual Vacation Bible School. It will be held nightly from 6:15 to 8:45 pm Monday, June 22nd – Thursday, June 25, 2015. This year’s theme is No Text, No Twitter…Just know Jesus. Please contact the church office at (336) 272-8441 for more information or register online at NEWZIONMISSIONARYBAPTISTCHURCH.ORG.
FISH FRY & CAR WASH
WAYMAN CHAPEL AME CHURCH Fish-fry and Car-wash
Saturday, June 27th 10:00 am – 3:00 p.m., 592 N. Main St. Graham, N.C. Contact Richard Woods 336-512-4486 for additional Information.
VETERANS & FRIENDS DAY AT SAINT JAMES PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Are you a veteran of the United States? Come and celebrate Veterans Day at Saint James Presbyterian Church on Sunday, June 28th at 8 am & 11 am . Be inspired and encouraged as we celebrate veterans and their families at Saint James Presbyterian Church 820 Ross Avenue in Greensboro. A reception will follow the 11 am worship service. For more information go to www.stjamespresby.org.
7TH JOHN W. COLTRANE MUSIC EDU-TAINMENT FESTIVAL
The 7th Annual John W. Coltrane Music “Edu-tainment” Festival, Saturday, October 3rd at 1935 Ghio Osborne Road in Hamlet, North Carolina from 12pm until 7pm. Celebrating Roots & Talents of NC Sandhills & SC PeeDee Regions. Seeking Premium musicians, singers, authors, poets, artists and dancers, also seeking sponsors, vendors, exhibitors, donations, supplies, volunteers and talent. For more information, call 347-286-8742 or visit their website www.jcmef.com
AGGIE IMPACT SCHOLARS PROGRAM: LEAD COUNSELORS AND ASSOCIATE COUNSELORS NEEDED
The Aggie Impact Scholars Program is a summer transition program for selected freshmen designed to enhance college achievement. The program will last from June 25, 2015-August 3, 2015. Lead Counselors are needed to direct and coordinate the efforts of the Associate Counselors and serve as the Student Activities Director. Newly graduated students, current graduate students and educators are encouraged to apply for this role. Associate Counselors will monitor students, assist instructors, provide tutoring, supervise/lead social and academic activities, chaperone outings, and other duties as assigned. Rising A&T sophomores, juniors and seniors in any academic discipline with strong writing and mathematics skills are encouraged. The program offers compensation for room and meals for six weeks. To be considered, please direct all inquiries to Ms. Dawn M. Nail, Center for Academic Excellence, email@example.com, or (336)285-4133.
40TH YEAR REUNION – DUDLEY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1975
The Dudley High School "Class of 1975" will be celebrating their "40th" year reunion July 2015. Weather you can attend ...or not... the class ask that you visit/register current contact info as well as catch up and connect with other classmate. Website: https/www.Classcreator.com/Greensboro-North-Carolina-Dudley-1975.Have questions? Use website under "Contact Us"
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
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.
ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support Group meets the third Monday of each month, 6-7:15 pm. Caregivers are invited to attend for support, to learn and share information about caring for their loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease. Open sharing is encouraged and confidentiality is stressed. The next meeting will be Monday March 16 at 2105 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro. Scott Herrick of the Alzheimer’s Association Western Carolina Chapter will speak on “Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors: Driving, Finances and Doctor’s Visits.”
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.
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.