Chatham Scene

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Sims Cheek Poindexter will be signing her new book, Whispers from God  at Virlie’s Grill in Pittsboro on Tuesday, May 31, from 10 a.m. until 12:30.  The book describes her spiritual experiences over the past few years, including her teaching time.  The book is on sale at Virlie’s as well as The Carpenter’s Shop in Sanford and may be purchased from the author or online at The Chapel Hill Press.
Kick off the summer season and support a great cause in the community by joining us for a special gospel concert featuring William Willard, on Saturday, June 11, at the historic Sunset Theatre in Asheboro at 7 p.m. to benefit Hospice of Randolph County.   Concert tickets can be purchased in advance at Hospice of Randolph County,  the Randolph Hospice House, or at the door before the concert.
Narconon reminds families that abuse of addictive synthetic drugs is on the rise. Learn to recognize the signs of drug abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk. Call Narconon for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all types of drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals. 800-431-1754 or
A Bird Walk with New Hope Audubon Society will be held at 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 4. Meet at 7 in front of the Wild Bird Center in Eastgate Shopping Center in Chapel Hill for a 2-3 hour bird walk at a nearby site. New birders and birders of all skill levels are welcome. Bring snacks and water if you like. Heavy rain will result in cancellation. For questions, contact David Anderson at