Feb 17 Community News
Friday, February 17, 2017
Black Light Project
A day presentation showing for the Black Light Project, a community fine art exhibit and presentation displaying positive images of African American life, will be held at 10 a.m. in the Goess Multipurpose Room at Pitt Community College, 1986 Pitt Tech Road, Winterville. The exhibit will run from Jan. 30-Feb. 28 in the Goess Student Center.
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. $8 per plate. Eat in or take out. Purchase tickets at the door or by contacting Dale Mills at 252-756-1951.
William Pitt Lodge 734, 1104 Charles St., will host its annual pancake supper from 5-8 p.m. 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.
The Pactolus Fire Department, 5858 US 264 E., will hold a pancake supper from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 17. 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. Call 329-4549.
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 252-329-4481.
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 252-916-6409.
The Eva J. Lewis Alumni Chapter of Elizabeth City State University will hold a dinner meeting at 3 p.m. on Sunday at 1004 Colonial Ave. Call 252-758-5039.
A career day panel discussion will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday at The Anointed Ones Ministries International, 4271 N. Edge Road, Ayden. The discussion will include professionals from a variety of fields. Call 252-746-2722 or visit www.theaomi.org.
Grocery store tours
Pitt Partners for Health is offering free guided grocery store tours through the month of March. Each is led by a registered dietitian nutritionist or health educator and will cover how to read food labels, compare unit prices, shop for produce on a budget and a $10 Challenge activity. Participants will receive a booklet containing information on nutrition, food budgeting and healthy recipes and a $10 gift card and reusable grocery bag to use during the $10 Challenge. Sign up at http://cookingmatters.fikket.com or call Stefanie at 252-847-8265.
The Nu Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Talent Hunt Program is seeking students in grades 9-12 to showcase their talent in classical music (instrumental or vocal). Contact Freddie Outterbridge at 252-355-7981 or 252-717-7941.
Visit www.reflector.com/communitycalendar for a full listing of events.