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Aug. 13 Community News

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Stan Cohen of Chocowinity sent in this photo of a mourning dove sitting on a nest with two hatchlings.

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

Today

Doggie Pool Party

Greenville’s annual Doggie Pool Party will be held from 1-5 p.m. at the Community Pool, 2113 Myrtle Ave. Dogs and their owners are welcome to swim, catch some rays and make new friends. Entry in the doggie swimwear pageant is encouraged. Cost is $5 per dog. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Greenville Off-Leash Dog Park. Dogs must be supervised by an adult. No more than one dog per adult. Call 329-4567.

Museum open house

The Winterville Museum in the Cox-Ange House, 2543 Church St., holds an open house from 3-5 p.m. on the second Sunday of every month. It houses artifacts and displays that reflect the history of Winterville and Pitt County. Private or group tours can be scheduled by calling 321-2660. Admission is free but donations are appreciated. The museum is open on the second Monday of the month.

Sunday in the Park

The rock band Nantucket will appear at 7 p.m. for Sunday in the Park at the Greenville Town Common. For more information, visit www.greenvillenc.gov.

Pet food pantry

The Pet Food Pantry of Eastern North Carolina accepts pet food and litter to donate to needy pet owners the second Sunday of each month and to provide to pet owners through the Council on Aging Meals on Wheels program. Drop off items at 408 W. Arlington Blvd., B-1, host a pet food drive or make a donation at www.petfoodpantryenc.org.

Coming Up

Kiwanis

The Kiwanis Club of Golden K Greenville will host Christopher Ulffers, Director of the East Carolina University School of Music, at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Masonic Lodge, 1104 Charles St. The members will gather starting at 9:30 a.m. At the meeting, Ulffers will be discussing the many forms of musical events conducted by the ECU School of Music. For more information about this event or the Golden K Kiwanis Club, contact Neil Dorsey at ndorsey99@hotmail.com.

Stroke screening

The Winterville Senior Citizens Club will have a Stroke Screening Day at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday in the Winterville Community Room, 2593 Railroad St. Jordan Joyner from Vidant will be doing the screening. Call 355-2572 to sign up.

Two Cents Worth

Vendors will have the opportunity to display, sell and share information about their products from 3-6 p.m. on Tuesday at the “Two Cents Worth in a Bag” event at the Eppes Recreation Center, 400 Nash Street. The event is an opportunity for participants to promote and advertise their businesses. Tables will be available. The event is free. Contact Dianne Davis at 292-3521 or email twocentsworthinabag@yahoo.com.

Republican women 

The Republican Women of Pitt County will hold their monthly meeting from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday at Villedge Wood-Fired Kitchen and Bar at the Hilton Greenville, 207 S.W. Greenville Blvd. A lunch buffet will be served for $15 per person. The speaker will be Superior Court Judge Jeff Foster. To RSVP, call Beth Capillary 252-531-0788.

Democratic women

Democratic Women of Pitt County will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday at the Alice Keene Center, 4561 County Home Road. Contact President Davis for more information at 703-618-8088 or via email, dwpittcounty@gmail.com.

Cruising and Cruise Planning Course

Pamlico Sail & Power Squadron will offer a Cruising and Cruise Planning Course from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesdays beginning Aug. 23 at First Presbyterian Church, 211 W. Second St., Washington, N.C. Price is $45 for members, $50 for non-members (or $10 more, respectively, for couples sharing course materials). To register, contact PSPS Educational Officer Linda Erickson at pspsed@gmail.com or 964-3009. Deadline for registration is Monday.

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

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