Community Calendar: April 8, 2014

Apr. 08, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

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Tuesday, April 8

Look Good, Feel Better: Program at the Cancer Resource Center from 10 a.m. until noon; specially-trained cosmetologists teach women techniques to cope with skin changes and hair loss as they undergo treatment for cancer; to register call 828-245-4596 or email or

Cover to Cover Book Club: Meeting at 6 p.m. at Forest City Diner; discussing "Heading Out to Wonderful" by Robert Goolrick; May's book selection will be "Still Alice" by Lisa Genova.

Baby Parent Connection: Seminar at Rutherford Regional Medical Center from 6-9 p.m.; class will help parents become familiar with caring for their newborn; call 828-286-5065 to register or for more information.

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

Free Small Business Center Seminar: Building a Business on eBay with Nick Hawks; held from 6-9 p.m. at Isothermal Community College, Communication Technology Building, Room 108; a seminar for individuals who want to establish continual retail presence on eBay; to register, contact Dee Spurlin at 828-395-1416 or

East Rutherford High School FFA Alumni: Meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the East Rutherford High School cafeteria; help support the local FFA Chapter; for more information and to confirm attendance, contact Brooklyn Murray at 828-748-6033 or

Thursday, April 10

Mastectomy Fittings: Every other Thursday at Rutherford Regional's Cancer Resource Center; fittings provided by Smith's Drugs of Forest City; for an appointment call 828-245-4596.

Free Small Business Center Seminar: Taxes for Small Businesses with Dan Thomas; held from 6-9 p.m. at Isothermal Community College, Communication Technology Building, Room 108; small business taxation will be discussed in depth during this seminar; to register, contact Dee Spurlin at 828-395-1416 or

Friday, April 11

Youth Empowerment Annual Fish Fry: Fish, hot dogs, fries, potato salad, desserts and more at Youth Empowerment, located on Sparks Drive behind Bojangles in Forest City; event begins at 11 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m.; plates are $9 and all proceeds benefit Youth Empowerment; to pre-order a plate call 828-288-1021 or email

Superhero Night: Join KidSenses for a night of superheroes; kids can come dressed as their favorite superhero and make their own superhero jet packs; the fun begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m.; event is free with paid admission to the museum.