Join Ornitholigist, Susan Campbell, for a remarkable look at how Hummingbirds are banded and data recorded. Weather permitting, call the day before to be sure banding will take place. Weymouth Woods, 1024 Fort Bragg Rd, Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-2167 or online.
This event was created to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. Artists will be judged on the following categories: Painting (includes acrylic,oil, & watercolor); Drawing/Pastel; Photography; Printmaking/Mixed Media; 3-D, and awarded cash prizes. Campbell House Galleries, 482 E Connecticut Ave, Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-2787 or online.
Registration is open for youth flag football. We offer two divisions: ages 9-10 and 11-12. Must register by August 24 at 910-295-1900 or website. Practices and games will be held at Cannon Park, 90 Woods Road, Pinehurst, on Monday and Wednesday evenings beginning September 6, 2017. Cost: $20 residents; $40 non-residents. For more info: Dave White, 910-295-2817 or email.
If you are over 50 years of age and paint, draw, or take photos show us why you love Moore County through your art. Must be submitted by 2 pm on Sept. 13th. Ten winners will each receive a $100 Visa Gift Card and be featured in the 2018 calendar to benefit the "Respite Care" program for Caregivers. Winners will be announced September 15th. Senior Enrichment Center, 8040 Hwy 15-501, Carthage. For more info: 910-215-0900.
If you have a garden problem, a garden pest, a question, or if you want help deciding on plant choices, call the Moore County Cooperative Extension Office at 910-947-3188. Knowledgeable Master Gardener Volunteers will research the answers for you. Walk-in consultations are available during the same hours at the Agricultural Center, 707 Pinehurst Avenue, Carthage; if possible, bring a sample of the plant problem or photos.
Learn some Pinterest-inspired crafts with a friend or meet new ones. Cost: $15 residents; $22 non-residents, supplies and coffee included. Aberdeen Recreation Center, 301 Lake Park Crossing, Aberdeen. For more info and to pre-register (must): 910-944-7275.
Participants will learn basic yogic postures and asana, breathing and self-massage techniques and a series of centering and meditation techniques that will help participants acquire strength, flexibility, mental acuity and positive outlook. Ideal for adults ages 40 and up. All proceeds benefit persons with disabilities served by MCACC. The Monarch Creative Art and Community Center, 1662 Richards St., Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-2936 or online.
All funds raised will go toward AOS & Friends Care direct care recipient requests, programs and community education/awareness efforts targeting older adults, with an emphases on Alzheimer's and Dementia. Pick-up October 5, 4:30-6:00 pm at Famous Toastery, 1303-1337 W. Morganton Rd., Southern Pines (light hors d'oeuvres, music and wine & beer). Order and more info: online or email.
The market features many wonderful farms, nurseries, bakeries, meat and egg providers, cheesemakers and specialty food producers our area has to offer. Tufts Memorial Park, 1 Village Green Rd. West, Pinehurst. For more info: 910-687-0377 or website.
Read to Your Bunny Preschool Storytime (all children through age 5) will be held on Wednesdays throughout the year. The focus of these storytimes will be stories, songs, and fun, with a special emphasis on activities to that build skills children need when they enter Kindergarten. Join the storytime from 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. and then stay for playtime! Southern Pines Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-8235.
An offering designed to allow the natural unfolding of life. 30 min. Satsang (gathering of two or more in "Truth"), 30 min. Silent Meditation. All levels, all welcome. Free, with donation option for Moore Co. Coalition for Human Care. Southern Pines Yoga Co., 169 Beverly Lane, Southern Pines. For more info: 910-246-0065 or 910-639-1089 or website.
Sponsored by the Realtors and Trinity Community Outreach Center. Doors open at 6:00 pm for a Silent Auction. Prizes are 20 gift baskets including: Golf for 4 at Talamore, Doggie Basket, Wine Basket, Fitness, Dinner and a Move, Spa, Gentlemen Jack Cocktail Basket, Car Detailing, and more. Tickets: $20 adults; $10 student and may be purchased at the Country Bookshop, at 910-603-1668 or online. Sandhills Community College, Owens Auditorium, 3395 Airport Road, Pinehurst.
A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children's imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty. PG-13, Biography, Drama. Sunrise Theater, 250 NW Broad St, Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-8501.