News and Events Around the County
COUNCIL on AGING EVENT
The Council on Aging will host a Wellness/Health Discussion Group on the third Friday of every month at 2 p.m. in the Eastern Chatham Senior Center in Pittsboro. To sign up or for more information, contact Alan at 919-542-4512 or e-mail at: alan.
MILLSTONE CREEK ORCHARDS VERY BERRY CELEBRATION
Come to Millstone Creek Orchards’ Very Berry Celebration 2016 on Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, June 26 from 1 to 5 p.m. Join us for a free, community event to celebrate the berry harvest. Enjoy blackberry and blueberry picking with free hayrides to the berry orchards, with samples of “all things berry”. Check the Apple Barn Country Store for all sorts of goodies. The orchards are located at 506 Parks Cross-
roads Church Road, near Ramseur, about one miles south of U.S. 64.
CHATHAM HOSPITAL – EXERCISE IS MEDICINE
Chatham Hospital will offer a free upcoming education session titled “Exercise is Medicine”, free to all interested individuals, on Tuesday, July 12 from 12 to 1 p.m. in the small conference room in the Chatham Hospital Medical Office Building. Session includes exercise, weight loss, caloric expenditure, and more. To sign up, contact the Cardiac Rehabilitation Department at 919-799-4650.
SATURDAYS IN SEAGROVE
Spend Saturdays in Seagrove from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. In July, observe demonstrations or participate in Hands-On- Activities, mini-classes and workshops throughout the Seagrove Pottery Community. Visit www.discover
seagrove.com for a list of participating shops and details. Spend the whole day or just a few hours.
SNOW CAMP OUTDOOR THEATRE
“Pathway to Freedom,” a unique, exciting historical drama, will open its 22nd season on July 7th at the Snow Camp Outdoor Theatre. The play will run for twelve performances through August 6, at 8 p.m.
The Theatre is located in historic Snow Camp, at 301 Drama Road. More information and directions are on the website: http://www.snow
FRIENDS of STATE PARKS MEETING
Friends of State Parks is holding an informational meeting about forming a local chapter to support the Lower Haw River State Natural Area in Chatham County. The meeting is open to the public and will be held at the Bynum Ruritan Club on Tuesday, July 12 at 6:30 p.m. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROYAL OAK DENTAL GROUP RIBBON CUTTING
The Chatham Chamber of Commerce invites the public to join them for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the office of Royal Oak Dental Group, located at 422 N. Holly Avenue in Siler City. It will take place at 12:30 p.m. on June 28. Refreshments will be available afterwards.