Community Calendar: February 12, 2014
Wednesday, February 12
$5 Jewelry and Accessories Sale: Norris Biggs Classroom at Rutherford Regional Medical Center; today 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday 7 a.m.-7 p.m. and Friday 7 a.m.-2 p.m.; proceeds presented by Rutherford Regional's Auxiliary to RRHS for patient care services.
Rutherford County Humane Society Thrift Shop: New hours for the shop, Wednesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.; located at 305 Buffalo Creek Road in Lake Lure.
Thursday, February 13
RCVAC Open Studio: For artists working in any paint medium; every Wednesday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and Thursday from noon-3 p.m.; free for Guild members and $5 per session for non-members; studio located at 160 North Main Street in Rutherfordton; call 828-288-5009 for more information.
Kingdom Heirs Concert: Carolina Gospel Association presents the Kingdom Heirs at 7 p.m. at R-S Central High School; Southern Sounds, a Rutherford County gospel group, will sing prior to the Kingdom Heirs; spaghetti supper held at 5:30 p.m. and minimum donation of $7 per plate goes to Rutherford Housing Partnership.
Friday, February 14
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.
RCVAC Art in the Window: February artist featured is Donna Marie Sabolovic, watercolorist and calligrapher; center open 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; call 828-288-5009 for more information.
KidSenses Valentine's Day Celebration Night: Create Valentine's Day crafts and enjoy yummy treats; event begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m.
Saturday, February 15
KidSenses National Gum Drop Day: Create crafts using gum drops and learn how to make shapes using toothpicks and gum drops; make a gum drop goodie bag to take home; event is from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
The Spinners at The Foundation Performing Arts Center: A Valentine's weekend show at 7:30 p.m.; tickets start at $29, call 828-286-9990 to reserve seats.
Sunday, February 16
3rd Annual Run for Your Valentine: An 8K "Skirt-Chase-Her" at 2 p.m. at McNair Stadium in Forest City; pre-registration is $20, make checks payable to FCPR-217 Clay Street in Forest City, NC 28043; prizes for best male and female costume and best combined couple time; for more information call Mandy Huffman at 828-447-7760.
Monday, February 17
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.
Survivin' Cancer Support Group: Third Monday of every month, 5-6 p.m., Crawford Builiding (Auxiliary Room) at Rutherford Regional Medical Center; for more information call 828-245-4596 or email email@example.com.
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.
RCVAC Art Exhibit: Items by arts students at East High School will be on exhibit at the Rutherford County Visual Arts Center today through March 8; center located at 160 North Main Street in Rutherfordton; everyone is invited to an Artist Reception on Feb. 21; call 828-288-5009 for more information.