Community News, December 29, 2012

Dec. 29, 2012 @ 12:28 AM

 

Saturday, December 29
Noisemaker Bonanza at KidSenses: Join us at the museum from 2:00 – 4:00 as we design noisemakers to help ring in the New Year!
 
Monday, December 31: Ring in the New Year at KidSenses! 10:30 – 1:00 for the New Year’s Eve party! We will play games and create New Year’s festive hats! We’ll also countdown to 12:00 noon to ring in the New Year early at KidSenses. 
 
Monday, December 31 
Victorian New Years Eve Ball at Lenska Palace: from 8:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. A 19th century ball filled with music,conversation, buffet dinner, parlor games and entertainment. Advanced limited ticket sales only. $35.00 per person. Call 828-382-0081 for more information.
 
Tuesday, January 1
Kidsenses Closed for New Year's Day
 
Thursday, January 3
Democratic Women of Rutherford County will meet at 6 p.m., at headquarters building, Main Street, Forest City. A light supper will be provided. Information rutherfordncdems@yahoo.com. 
 
Saturday, January 5
Baby and Me Club for Siblings: 10 to 11 a.m., Rutherford Regional Medical Center; registration is required for all classes; please call Lucy Calhoun, 828-286-5065, or e-/Users/bgreene/Desktop/01-01-13 FCWRAP A1.pdf.zipmail lucy.calhoun@rutherfordregional.com to confirm class dates and times and to register.
 
Saturday, January 5
Bridal Showcase: featuring fashion show, giveaways and vendors;  from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at 2270 US 74ABypass, Forest City; register at www.joys-bridal.com; call 828-245-0454 for more info. Event is free.
 
Monday, January 7
Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the Rutherford County Board of Commissioners will be held at 5 P.M. in the Rutherford County Office Building, 289 North Main Street, Rutherfordton, NC in the County Commissioners’ Meeting Room.
 
Tuesday, January 8
Childbirth Education Class: Tuesdays for four weeks, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; free for families having their babies at Rutherford Regional Medical Center; registration is required for all classes; please call Lucy Calhoun, 828-286-5065, or e-mail lucy.calhoun@rutherfordregional.com to confirm class dates and times and to register.
 
Tuesday, January 15
Is Entrepreneurship for You? at ICC; presenter Arlene Childers; identify the personal qualities and skills of successful entrepreneurs.  
 
Thursday, January 24
Bulletproof Your Business Start-Up at ICC; presenter Russ Seagle; learn the 16 things you absolutely must have to avoid to build a bulletproof business. 
 
Saturday, January 26
One-Day Childbirth Education Class: One day class, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; free for families having their babies at Rutherford Regional Medical Center; registration is required for all classes; please call Lucy Calhoun, 828-286-5065, or e-mail lucy.calhoun@rutherfordregional.com to confirm class dates and times and to register.
 
Tuesday, January 29
How to Write a Business Plan at ICC; presenter Arlene Childers; learn the tools necessary to write a successful business plan. 
 
Wednesday, January 30
The Blood Connection blood drive: noon to 5 p.m., Norris Biggs Conference Room at Rutherford Regional Medical Center; goal is 50 pints; walk-ins welcome; donors will receive a T-shirt and the choice of a coupon for the $5 Jewelry Sale or a $5 meal coupon for the Break Away Cafe; for appointments or more information, call 828-286-5338.