Community News, June 12, 2013

Jun. 12, 2013 @ 12:02 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.
 
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.
 
Music at the Mills at Union Mills Learning Center; supper at 6 and music at 7 featuring Herman Coffey & Blue Grass Tradition & Homegrown
 
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. 
 
Ride In/Bike Night at the Legion Hut, 947 US 221S; sponsored by American Legion Riders Post 74 starting at 2 p.m. Food, drinks and games. All are welcome. Proceeds benefit veterans and youth of Rutherford County.
 
SWA Pro Wrestling at Forest City National Guard Armory at 8 p.m.; tickets $6. Event is in memory of Ralph "Pops" Rhymer who ran SWA for 14 years. 
 
Anita Price Davis will be at the County Library from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. for an author signing.
 
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.
 
Mental Illness Family-to-Family Support Group; Always on the 3rd Tuesday of the Month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Red Cross Building, 1333 Fallston Road, Shelby, NC
 
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. 
 
BBQ and Gospel Music: Green Hill Fire Department from 5 until 7 p.m. Donation only. To benefit Homeschool Co-op.
 
Sunday, June 23
Senior Center: Trip to Green Room Theater to see "Anything Goes"
 
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.
 
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.
 
Summer Reading Program at Union Mills Learning Center for all ages; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 
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. 
 
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. 
 
Wednesday, July 10
Summer Reading Program at Union Mills Learning Center for all ages; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 
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.
 
Tuesday, July 16
Mental Illness Family-to-Family Support Group; Always on the 3rd Tuesday of the Month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Red Cross Building, 1333 Fallston Road, Shelby, NC
 
Wednesday, July 17
Summer Reading Program at Union Mills Learning Center for all ages; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
 
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. 
 
Wednesday, July 24
Summer Reading Program at Union Mills Learning Center for all ages; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 
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. 
 
Wednesday, July 31
Summer Reading Program at Union Mills Learning Center for all ages; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 
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. 
 
Tuesday, August 20
Mental Illness Family-to-Family Support Group; Always on the 3rd Tuesday of the Month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Red Cross Building, 1333 Fallston Road, Shelby, NC
 
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.