Community Calendar: March 2, 2014

Mar. 02, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Monday, March 3

Chase Corner Ministries 25 cent Sale: Tops, bottoms, shoes, books and other selected household items will be sold for 25 cents each; store located on Chase High Road; sale runs through Friday, March 8.

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

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.

Rutherford Community Chorus Rehearsals: Six-week cycle of rehearsals begins in preparation for "Come Away to the Skies: A High Lonesome Bluegrass Mass" to be performed at the Don Gibson Theater on April 14; rehearsals at First Baptist Church in Forest City from 7:30-9 p.m.; anyone interested in joining contact Tony Spencer, musical director, at 256-6626 or

Tuesday, March 4

Childbirth Education (4-week session): Classes held every Tuesday for four weeks at Rutherford Regional Medical Center, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; contact Lucy Calhoun at 828-286-5065 or to confirm class dates and to register.

Wednesday, March 5

Griffith Rutherford NSDAR Chapter Meeting: Program presented by Leah Buckley and Cindy Dotson; 3 p.m. at The Hut, 271 North Toms Street in Rutherfordton; contact 245-6320 for more information.

Thursday, March 6

Beach Bingo: Beginning at 6 p.m. and ending at 8 p.m.; Lane's Hog Heaven BBQ in downtown Forest City; 50 cents per card per game; proceeds benefit the Community Pet Center.

Financials/Cash Flow for Small Business: Three-hour class on the full needs of small business financial reports; 6-9 p.m. at Isothermal Community College, Communication Technology Building, Room 108; seminar is free; call Dee Spurlin at 828-395-1416 for more information.