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Feb. 15 Community News


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Wednesday, February 15, 2017


Retired School Personnel

The North Carolina Retired School Personnel of Pitt County will meet at 10:30 a.m. at Parker’s Barbecue on 3109 S. Memorial Drive. Members will vote on convention delegate nominees to the NEA Annual Meeting and Representative Assembly. Please bring school supplies for the community service project.

Police Community Relations meeting

The Greenville Police Department and the Police Community Relations Committee will hold a meeting from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room of the Eppes Recreation Center at 400 Nash St. Guest speakers will be Jermaine McNair and Chris Burack.

Coming up

Human trafficking

Pitt County Coalition Against Human Trafficking will hold a meeting from 9:30-11 a.m. on Thursday in Meeting Room A of the Sheppard Memorial Library, 530 Evans St.

Republican women

The Republican Women of Pitt County will hold their monthly luncheon at noon on Thursday at 400 Saint Andrews restaurant, 400 St. Andrews Drive. Featured speaker will be Brian Brown, liaison for Sen. Thom Tillis. A lunch buffet will be served for $14 inclusive. For more information contact President Beth Capillary at 531-0788.

Dinner and singing

The Men’s Fellowship of Black Jack Original Free Will Baptist Church, 2972 Black Jack-Simpson Road, will hold a pancake sausage dinner and gospel singing event from 6-8 p.m. on Friday. $8 per plate. Eat in or take out. Purchase tickets at the door or by contacting Dale Mills at 252-756-1951.

Pancake supper

William Pitt Lodge 734, 1104 Charles St., will host its annual pancake supper from 5-8 p.m. on Friday. Tickets are $8 per person and covers all the pancakes and sausages you can eat. Tickets may be purchased at the event. All proceeds go to the Lodge’s Masonic Charities.

Choir concert

The NC A&T State University Choir will perform at 7 p.m. on Friday at Jarvis Memorial United Methodist Church, 510 S. Washington St. The concert is free and open to the public.

Pancake supper

The Pactolus Fire Department, 5858 U.S. 264 East, will hold a pancake supper from 4-8 p.m. on Friday. Plates are $6.

NBA Skills Challenge

A Junior NBA Skills Challenge will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at the South Greenville Recreation Center, 851 Howell St. Players 14 and under are eligible to participate. Walk-up registration will be accepted from 9:30-10 a.m. No fee. Contact the South Greenville office at 329-4549.

Homeownership workshop

A homeownership education workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday in the United Way of Pitt County offices in the Cupola Building, 226 W. Eighth St. To register, call the City of Greenville Housing Division at 329-4481.

Go Red for Women

Stacey Greenway, a heart survivor from Vidant Health, will speak on heart health as part of the Go Red for Women campaign from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday in the multipurpose building at Phillippi Missionary Baptist Church, 2665 W. Virginia St., Simpson. A free, healthy lunch will be served. Both women and men are encouraged to attend and to wear red. For more information contact Valerie Gatlin at 916-6409.

Visit www.reflector.com/communitycalendar for a full listing of events.