Community Calendar: May 12, 2014

May. 12, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

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Monday, May 12

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 Quilt Guild: Meeting at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church on Main Street in Rutherfordton; program hosted by Darlene Morse, member of the Nimble Thimble Guild; for more information about the Rutherford Quilt Guild and the charities it supports, contact Susan Lester at 288-3030.

Tuesday, May 13

Harris High School Alumni & Friends Breakfast: Beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Forest City Diner; Dutch treat and all welcome; to RSVP call 828-447-3040 or email

American Legion Post 74: Regular meeting at the Legion Hut, 947 U.S. 221 in Rutherfordton; dinner at 6 p.m. and meeting to follow; for information contact Chuck Brooks at 828-287-1294.

Equestrian Trail Coalition of Western North Carolina:Public Town Hall meeting to discuss trails in Rutherford County; 6 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, located at 1850 Poors Ford Road in Rutherfordton; for more information call 828-248-4463.

Bike Night at Sonic: Every Tuesday evening through Sept. 30, 2014; hosted by Carolina Faith Riders at Sonic in Spindale, from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m.; for more information call Bob at 828-287-6882 or Mike at 828-289-1944.

Wednesday, May 14

Mental Health First Aid Training: Eight-hour course at McDowell County Health Department, 408 Spaulding Road in Marion; course is 1-5 p.m. today and 1-5 p.m. tomorrow; registration is $25; to register or for more information email or or call 828-447-0812 or 828-289-2662; hosted by Disability Partners and RHA Behavioral Health.

Expanding Horizons Art Show: Isothermal Community College is proud to showcase the work of past and present students of instructor Don Blackwell in a month-long invitational art show at the ICC Polk Center in Columbus; all artwork on display through May 30; for more information call 828-894-3092.