Community Calendar: February 21, 2014
Friday, February 21
Yarn Lovers Open Studio: For artists working with yarn; every Friday, 10 a.m.-noon at the Rutherford County Visual Arts Center, 160 North Main Street in Rutherfordton; free for members of the Guild, $5 per studio session for non-members; call 828-288-5009 for more information.
KidSenses Finger Painting Extravaganza: Make beautiful works of art using fingers and paint; artistic fun begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m.
TJCA-CFA Dance Project Concert: Winter Dance concert "Don Quixote," 6:30 p.m. in Leitner Auditorium; doors open at 6 p.m.; admission is free, donations are welcome.
Saturday, February 22
Free Rabies Clinic: 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Farmers Friend, 188 Whitesides Road in Rutherfordton; free for those on public assistance, $5 for the general public; sponsored by PAWS; for more information call 888-422-7303.
KidSenses Winter Olympic Medal Day: In honor of the end of the 2014 Winter Olympics, design gold medals and take a first place photo on the KidSenses Olympic Stand; event starts at 10 a.m. and lasts until 2 p.m.
Women Together: Event presented by Rutherford Regional Health Foundation from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at The Performing Arts and Conference Center at ICC; featured actress and comedian Pam Stone; proceeds will provide Patient Navigator Services and mammograms for uninsured women through Rutherford Regional Health System's Cancer Resource Center.
Fish Fry & Rib Plates: Unionville Lodge, 399 Ledbetter Road in Spindale beginning at 11 a.m.; plates with all the trimmings $7, sandwiches $3.50 and NY style hot dogs $2; carry-outs are welcome and all proceeds benefit the Building Fund; for more information call 286-2066.
Young at Heart Club: Meeting at 11:30 a.m. at Tri-City Cafeteria in Forest City.
Country Ham Supper: Beginning at 4:30 p.m. and ending at 8 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Forest City; benefit for Relay for Life.
Sunday, February 23
Save the Date: "Teen Town Hall" event presented by United Way Youth Council, 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at R-S Middle School; panel of four teens and a behavioral health counselor invite parents to join in a moderated discussion about mixed messages that youth receive regarding dating, as well as how to have open and honest communications between youth and parents when it comes to dating, friendships and healthy relationships.
Monday, February 24
Mooneyham Public Library Book Sale: 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., today through Friday.
Freedom from Smoking Class: Every Monday, 4 to 5 p.m., Rutherford Regional's Cancer Resource Center; for more information, call 828-245-4596 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Al-a-non meets at First United Methodist Church, 264 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton; Mondays at 7 p.m.; Newcomers Meeting at 6:30 p.m. prior to the regularly scheduled meeting; call 288-2767 for more information.
Moment to Moment: The Alzheimer's Caregiver Journey: Educational opportunity for anyone with a friend or family member with Alzheimer's; Thursday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. at Carolina House of Forest City, 493 Piney Ridge Road; contact Kristina McNeil at 828-288-1171 or Kmcneil@brookdaleliving.com for more information; RSVP by today.