Community News, June 7, 2013

Jun. 07, 2013 @ 12:20 AM
16U Destroyers Travel Baseball Team Looking for players. Contact: Ed Walsh at 828-803-8729.
 
You’ve Been “Flushed”! By making a minimum donation of $10, we will place a beautifully decorated Toilet on the lawn of your choice! Some restrictions may apply.
If your lawn gets “flushed,"  you can make a minimum donation of $10 to have the toilet removed and sent to someone else’s lawn. For more info call 828-288-6335 or 828-288-6329. Proceeds will benefit Relay For Life Of Rutherford County. Sponsored by RIMA Relay For Life Team.
 
Rutherford County Honor Guard needs honorably or medically discharged veterans (male or female) to participate in the guard. Uniforms and training provided; practice 6 p.m. Mondays and Fridays; strictly voluntary; contact numbers: 289-5356, 288-1591, 980-2419, 657-6549.
 
Book Sale: Rutherford Electric Membership Corporation lobby at 186 Hudlow Road in Forest City to benefit ACS Relay for Life. Hardbacks $2; paperbacks $1.  8-5 Mon - Fri. For info 245-1621, ext 412.
 
Advance Care Planning: Free sessions consist of a private consult to understand the purpose and use of living wills and health care powers of attorney. Call Joey Revis at Hospice of Rutherford County at 245-0095 to schedule an appointment or for more information.
 
Friday, June 7
Yard Sale: at Flowers By Terry beginning at 7:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday. All proceeds for Community Pet Center.
 
Tye-Dye Tissue Paper Flowers at KidSenses — Create tye-dye tissue paper flowers to take home and "plant" in your own garden! Fun begins in Creation Station at 5:30 and last until 8
 
Music at the Mills at Union Mills Learning Center. Supper at 6 and music at 7 featuring New 5 Cents and Homegrown.
 
Senior Center: aerobics at 8:45, trip to Hamricks at 8:45, SiilverStriders at 9, fun/fellowship/singing at 10, slow-moving exercise at 12:30.
 
Saturday, June 8
BBQ and Hoedown: Youth Fundraiser at White Pine Ranch, 1356 Rock Road, Rutherfordton from 4 until 9 p.m. Adults $10, Seniors $8. Under 5 eat free. Music by Windy Gap Trio, Four Wheel Cab Company and Cat Gut Revival. For info call 828-289-2728.
 
Fairy Tale Day at KidSenses: Prince and princess tea party with Cinderella who will help us write magical fairy tales and fairytale hat making! Children who dress up in their best knight, princess, or fairy tale outfits will win a special prize. From 11 to 3.
 
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open this from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.  
 
Benefit for Clyde Saine: Wild Joker in Chesnee from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.; BBQ plates $7; $1 raffle tickets for homemade desserts; corn hole and horseshoe tournaments - $5 entry fee; musical entertainment; benefit run at Old Kmart in Forest City and ending at Wild Joker; motorcycles $20 (with passenger $25.) car $15 (with passenger $20); contact 828-447-2400 or 828-748-1846.
 
Make Your Own Mini Nantucket Birdhouse: RCVAG, Main St., Rutherfordton; 10 a.m. until noon; advanced registration fee $10; supply fee, payable at class is $28; instructor Brenda Atchley; call 828-288-5009 to register.
 
Baked Spaghetti Supper: for Hope Cancer Awareness to benefit Michelle Pettit - cancer patient; 3 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.; at SDO Fire Department, Hwy. 221; auction at 5 and half and half drawing at 5. 
 
Pancake Breakfast at Fatz Restaurant from 8 to 10 a.m. All proceeds go to the Floyd’s Creek Baptist Church’s student ministries. Cost is $7 per ticket. For details, call 828-245-1059.
 
Amie Sessoms, Distinguished Young Woman of Rutherford County and Distinguished Young Woman of North Carolina will participate in the Distinguished Young Women of America program in June. The public is invited to a drop-in reception for Amie at the First Baptist Church, 211 West Main St., Forest City from 1 to 4 p.m.
 
Multi-Family Yard Sale/Bake Sale; from 7 until 11 a.m. at Forest City Family Medicine Parking Lot, 281 East Main St., Forest City (close to Padgett & King); proceeds Benefit Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Foundation. Help CF stand for Cure Found.
 
Teseniars (of all spellings) Reunion at 12 p.m. (eat at 1) at Foursquare Church, 121 Mitchell St., Forest City; for info, call Nancy at 828-453-0546.
 
Low-cost Vaccine Clinic: 12 to 1 p.m. at Thunder Road Animal Hospital, 827 Thunder Road, Spindale.
 
Covered Dish Potluck Dinner: at 6 p.m. at Piedmont Pleasant Hill Community Club,1761 Maple Creek, Rutherfordton.  After the meal there will be an organizational meeting to determine the future plans for the Clubhouse. This meeting is open to all residents of the community and those with ties to this club. This club was organized in 1964 but may be dissolved due to lack of community involvement. If you are interested in assuring that our communities do not lose this valuable resource, please come and voice your views
 
Buffet Breakfast at Gilkey School Community Center from 7 til 10 a.m. Adults $5, ages 6-12 $3. 6 and under free. Proceeds to help Gilkey School Community Center.
 
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Monday, June 10
Chase FFA Alumni Meeting at 7 p.m. at Agriculture Department, Chase High; contact: chaseffaalumni@gmail.com or (828) 447-3134.
 
Pot Luck Dinner at First Baptist Church of Rutherfordton on Main Street at 6 p.m. Sponsored by Rutherford Quilt Guild. All members are asked to bring pot luck dish, something for show and tell and your husbands. Contact 288-3030.
 
Open on Mondays: KidSenses has extended its normal hours of operations to meet the summertime play needs of our young visitors. The museum will be open every Monday from 9 – 5 through August 19.
 
Senior Center: aerobics at 8:45, SilverStriders at 9, art group at 9, crochet at 9, fun-time cheerleading at 11 and slow-moving exercise at 12:30.
 
Tuesday, June 11
Senior Center: needlework at 9, computer class at 10, yoga at 10, What Would Dad Do? at 10:30, diabetic support group at 1.
 
American Legion Post 74 will hold a regular meeting with dinner at 6 p.m. and meeting to follow.
 
Wednesday, June 12
Senior Center: Wednesday walk at 8:30, aerobics at 8:45, stitchery at 9, line dancing at 10, summer Pictionary at 10:30, oil art group at 12:30, slow-moving exercise at 12:30.
 
Thursday, June 13
Senior Center:  needlework at 9, craft time at 1-:30, bridge at 12, computer class at 12:30, just dance at 1.
 
Friday, June 14
Senior Center: aerobics at 8:45, SilverStriders at 9, fun/fellowship/singing at 10, slow-moving exercise, wear Red, White and Blue for Flag Day.
 
Hot Dog Lunch at Veterans Office on Fairground Road in Spindale from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m; 1 hot dog, chips, dessert and drink $4. take outs available; sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Unit 74; all proceeds will be used to support our veterans.
 
Saturday, June 15
Decorate Your House — Free Children's Drop-in Workshop; at RCVAG, Main St., Rutherfordton, NC from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.; free instruction and materials; call 828-288-5009 for more information
 
2nd Annual Movie on the Meadows: The Last of the Mohicans outdoors on a 35-foot screen at 9 p.m. preceded by one-hour guided hikes at 3:15 and 4:45 p.m. to see the filming locations. Original wardrobe pieces on display in the Sky Lounge Gift Shop. Presented by Chimney Rock State Park and Ingles Markets.
 
The Foothills Daylily Society will host a daylily flower show and plant sale on from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Gardenwoods Landscape Accessories, Woodcraft, and Gifts located at 4250 U. S. 64-74A Hwy., Rutherfordton, NC (Chimney Rock Road). There is no admission charge and the public is invited for this fun-filled and educational event.
 
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Monday, June 17
Senior Center: aerobics at 8:45, blood pressure check 9 to 11, SilverStriders at 9, art group at 9, crochet at 9, recipe club at 9:30, Medicare Summary Notices program at 10:15, fun-time cheerleading at 11, slow-moving exercise at 12:30, ice cream shop at 1.
 
Tuesday, June 18
Professional Women of Rutherford County will meet at noon at Tuscany Italian Grill (Dutch treat), 619 Oakland Road, Spindale. Orders may be called in to 288-3883. Meeting is open to any business or professional woman in the county. Annual dues are $20 per member. 
 
Senior Center: needlework at 9, computer class at 10, yoga at 10, shuffleboard and cornhole at 10, Wii fun at 1.
 
Caregiver Support Group meeting at 6 p.m. Support, education, and resources available to help you care for a loved one at home or in a facility. Please join us at 630 South Church Street in the Crestview Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Call Amy Hamilton at 828.375.0046 to register. This is a free, open to the public, nonprofit support group.
 
Wednesday, June 19
Senior Center: Wednesday Walk at 8:30, aerobics at 8:45, AARP Safe Driving Class, stitchery at 9, tea party at 9:30, line dancing at 10, oil art group at 12:30, slow-moving exercise at 12:30, trip to thrift stores and consignment shops on Main Street at 1.
 
Thursday, June 20
Senior Center: needlework at 9, craft time at 10:30, bridge at 12, computer class at 12:30, just dance at 1.
 
Friday, June 21 
The Matthew Pannell Foundation presents Jason Crabb at R-S Central. For ticket info call 828 980 3204
 
16th Annual Kids & Cops Event: Charles R. Summey II Park (formerly the Forest City Dunbar Park) on Learning Parkway from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; learn about the different departments that protect and serve our neighborhoods and communities;  free pizza, drinks and a whole lot of activities; trophies awarded to Best Police Car, Best Fire Truck, Best Rescue Unit, and Best EMS Unit; businesses or civic organizations that would like to participate are asked to contact Lacey Euten of the Forest City Police Department at (828) 248-5232.
 
Senior Center: aerobics at 8:45, SilverStriders at 9, SENIOR shiners going to Willow Ridge at 9:30, fun/fellowship/singing at 10, book club at 10:30, slow-moving exercise at 12:30.
 
Saturday, June 22
Build A Bluebird House: at RCVAG, Rutherfordton; children ages 8-13 with an adult; 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.; supply fee $15; register early due to limited space. Call 828-288-5009 to register
 
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Sunday, June 23
Senior Center: Trip to Green Room Theater to see "Anything Goes"
 
Monday, June 24
Senior Center:  aerobics at 8:45, SilverStriders at 9, art group at 9, crochet at 9, funtime cheerleading at 11, slow-moving exercise at 12:30.
 
Tuesday, June 25
Senior Center: needlework at 9, computer class at 10, yoga at 10, Have You Ever... (fun activity) at 10:30, Wii fun at 1.
 
Wednesday, June 26
Senior Center: Wednesday Walk at 8:30, aerobics at 8:45, trip to thrift stores and consignment shops at 9, stitchery at 9, line dancing at 10, oil art group at 12:30, slow-moving exercise at 12:30.
 
Thursday, June 27
Senior Center: needlework at 8, craft time at 10, bridge at 12, computer class at 12:30, just dance at 1.
 
Friday, June 28
Senior Center: aerobics at 8:45, SilverStriders at 9, fun/fellowship/singing at 10, book club at 10:30, slow-moving exercise at 12:30, Wii fun at 1.
 
Saturday, June 29
Community Blood Center of the Carolinas Blood Drive at McDonald's, 134 Oak St., Forest City, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Free Cheeseburger and McCafe to all Donors!
 
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Sunday, June 23
Community Blood Center of the Carolinas Blood Drive at Spindale Fellowship Holiness Church, 301 Deviney St., Spindale; from 12:30 until 4:30 p.m.
 
Saturday, July 6
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, July 13
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.  
 
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, July 20
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, July 27
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, August 3
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, August 10
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.  
 
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, August 17
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, August 24
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, August 31
Max Cruise aka Ron McKinney at 57 Alpha Airport at Rutherford County Airport; noon until 3 p.m. weather permitting. Songwriters, musicians, etc invited. Open Mike. 
 
Saturday, September 14
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.  
 
Saturday, October 12
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.  
 
Saturday, November 9
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.  
 
Saturday, December 14
Chase Corner United Methodist Ministries will be open this from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. We are now open the second Saturday of every month.