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.
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.
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 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.
Enjoy this fun and educational event for the whole family. Events include: Solar S'mores - 11 am-3pm, Watermelon Eating Contest - 12-12:45 pm, Science of the Sun - 1:30-2 pm, Solar Eclipse Briefing - 1:30-2:30 pm, Solar Eclipse - 2:33-2:42 pm. Solar eclipse glasses will be provided. Swimming pool will be open. Carolina Hotel, West Lawn & Pool, 80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst. For more info and tickets: online.
Moon Pies, Sun Chips, and Sun Drop soda will be provided in honor of the event. We have a limited number of eclipse glasses for faculty, staff, and students in the President’s office, Student Life in the Dempsey Center, and the library. View the eclipse on the back lawn (softball field) or head to Owens Auditorium at 2 pm to watch the live feed of the eclipse scheduled to happen for us at 2:44 pm. Sandhills Community College, 3395 Airport Road, Pinehurst. For more info: #eclipse2017scc.
At this rare experience you will receive free eclipse-viewing glasses, indulge in moon and sun themed treats, view live streaming of NASA coverage of the eclipse, do astronomy themed arts and crafts, and more! Southern Pines Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-8235.
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.
Children ages birth to 5th Grade and their families come together to enjoy a session that incorporates stories and activities that foster a love of books and reading with tips for winding down after dinner and getting the week off on the right track. Southern Pines Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. For more info: 910-692-8235.
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.