Music at the Mills
Fri. March 29, 7pm. First Time Around & Homegrown. Supper 6pm. Free Admission. Union Mills Learning Center; 6495 Hudlow Rd. Union Mills.
Forest City Cross Walk
A silent pilgrimage about God’s love. Fri. March 29, 9am. The walk will start at FBC on Main St. For more info, please call 828-919-0009.
Carolina Faithriders Event
Cruise-In Blessing of the Bikes & Bike Show Sat. March 30, 11am at Rutherford County Moose Lodge; 548 E. US 74 Hwy. Business, Forest City. Blessing of the bikes @ 12:30pm, music by 3:16 Band, free food, drinks & door prizes. Info: 828-289-1944.
Benefit & Yard Sale
For Jimmy Smith who has Bone Cancer Stage 4, the event will consist of music, food & yard sale items. Also, Jimmy’s grandson Daniel Foster will be doing an Elvis Tribute. All proceeds goes to help this family, they have no life insurance. Golden Valley Music Park on Sat. April 6, 11am. All day event. If weather permits, event will be held outside.
20th Annual BBQ Supper
Sat. April 6, 4-8pm at Hopewell Hollis Community Clubhouse. Adults $9, kids 6-12 $5.
Chase FFA Alumni Spring Picnic
Sat. April 6, Softball 3pm, Cookout 5pm. Chase High School. For more information contact Ashley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 828-447-3134.
Rutherford Quilt Guild
1st Spring meeting Mon. April 8, 7pm at the First Baptist Church, Main Street Rutherfordton. All members please bring your challenge quilts for show & tell. Speaker: JeanAnn Wright. 828-288-3030.
Fundraiser Family Movies
Retro Cinema 4 & Rutherford County Humane Society present: “Good-bye My Lady” on Tues. April 9, 7pm. Tickets $8 at door. Help the Cinema and help local rescue animals with Rutherford County Humane Society.
ICC Classes in April
•Sign Language II •T’ai Chi Chih •Beginning Shag Dance •Small Engine Repair- Advanced •Notary Public •Music, Imagery and More •Effective Teaching in Distance Learning •Zumba •Vehicle Safety Inspection •Ceramics •Securing Business Support- Non Profits •Expressive Water Colors •Force on Force Concealed Handgun •Saturday Morning Bakeshop- Yeast Bread •Digital Photography •ServSafe Food Safety Training •Genealogy Research •Sell It on Craig’s List •Concealed Carry Handgun •Disc Golf •Intro to Excel •Auto Dealers CEU •How Money Works •Family Swim •Intro to Quickbooks. To register, or for more info, call the Continuing Education Dept. 828-286-3636, option 2, then option 1.
Support Group - 3rd Tuesday of Every Month
If you are caring for a loved one with a debilitating disease we offer resources, education, and support on your journey. Come spend an hour and relax, learn, and make friends with caregivers in the same situation. Call 828-375-0046 for more info or if you need a caregiver to sit with your loved one during the group meeting. Crestview Baptist Church; 630 South Church St., Forest City.
Easter Egg Hunt Rescheduled
2013 Easter Egg Hunt canceled for Sun. March 24 and rescheduled for Sat. March 30, 2PM in the Rotary Train Parking Lot. Shelby Parks and Recreation; 850 W. Sumter St., Shelby.
Hospice In Need of Items: Trash bags, laundry detergent, cleaning products dish detergent, Lysol spray, liquid hand soap, paper towels, Kleenex tissue, toilet tissue, etc. Info: 828-245-0095.
Grace of God Rescue Mission Needed items: Sectional plates, bowls, plastic forks & spoons, cups, napkins, paper towels, gallon canned foods, personal hygiene items, coffee, sugar & cleaning items. For more information, please call 828-245-9141.
Are You Ok Phone Reassurance Program: Designed to check on senior citizens & help them & their family have peace of mind. Program provides a knowledge that someone cares and will check on them daily. No cost for this program. Contact Lt. Godlock 828-287-6395, Rutherford Co. Sheriff Office.
Crime Stoppers of Rutherford County: Program established for the purpose of obtaining info about criminal activity & fugitive felons. Have information about a crime? Report is anonymously. You do not have to reveal your name. Your information could get you a cash reward. Please call Crime Stoppers at 828-286-8477.
Advance Care Planning: Sessions consist of a private consult to understand the purpose and use of living wills and health care powers of attorney. Sessions are free. Please call Joey Revis at Hospice of Rutherford County at 828-245-0095 to schedule an appointment or for more info.
Domestic Violence Education/Support Group
Women who are victims of domestic abuse, or who never want to become victims, are invited to a free Domestic Violence Education/Support Group which meets 2 hours each week on Tuesdays. Contact Dr. Johnnie Martin @828-286-9590 or Sally Claroni @ 828-245-1390, Ext. 104 for times and location. Great information, interesting activities, and a caring, supportive environment.