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Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:28:29 -0500
From: “Nathalie W.”
Subject: Chat List Member post
Today I joined our Chatham Artists Guild. We’d like to post our call to artists.
Here’s our post and it should originate from email@example.com :
Call to Artists!
Join the Chatham Artists Guild
-Connect with other artists
-Participate in exhibits throughout the year
-Be on the Studio Tour
-Have your own artistÊ¼s page on our website
Applications due March 2, 2015
For more information go to
Thanks very much,
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:18:45 +0000
From: Alyssa Byrd
Subject: Joint elected boards to meet January 29
PITTSBORO – On Thursday, January 29, the Chatham Economic Development Corporation (EDC) will host a joint meeting with the Chatham County Board of Commissioners, the town boards of Goldston, Pittsboro, and Siler City, and the Board of Education to discuss effective models of career and technical education.
In September, the University of North Carolina’s Center for International Understanding hosted a Global Leaders to Germany program to provide North Carolina representatives an opportunity to learn first-hand about the German system of supporting manufacturing. The Institute for Emerging Issues sponsored a Chatham County team to attend: Dianne Reid, President of Chatham EDC, Renee Paschal, Assistant County Manager and Dr. Pamela Senegal, Vice President of Economic and Community Development for Central Carolina Community College.
Dianne Reid and Renee Paschal will talk about what they learned from German models of apprenticeships and dual education, and how Chatham County can implement similar strategies in local career and technical education programs.
The public event is at 7 p.m. at Bestfood Cafeteria in Siler City (220 East 11th St.). Guests are invited to arrive at 6 p.m. for a Dutch treat dinner..
For more information, contact the EDC at 919-542-8274.document.getElementById("post-18586-blankimage").onload();
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:21:00 -0500
From: Linda Gaile Reyes
Subject: A Shout Out for Clair De La Varre
I have to say I am so impressed with the way Pittsboro has progress and grown in the 10 yrs I have been here..I am so thankful for our new addition Clair… Her business involves many levels of personal healing… From the deepest relaxation techniques I have ever experienced and ways of getting in touch with the negativity that has held me back from success and happiness in my personal life and all my relationships… And ways of completely releasing it… 2 visits and I feel a depth of contentment and happiness and confidence I thought was lost. I can’t wait to go back..
Her new office is in the Wellness Center 157 West St. 919-636-2781… Don’t make the mistake I did. I didn’t realize the Wellness Center had moved…. I walked into the woman’s home… She was so kind and sweet about my mistake… I wasn’t the first that week to make that mistake..I hope 2015 is a great year for you all… If you have any questions about my experience just email me… She also does hypnosis for pain relief, weight loss, life traumas..
Linda in Chatham Forest
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:09:51 -0500 (EST)
From: 458 West B&B
Subject: Food Pantry in Moncure
God’s Helping Hands Food Pantry in Moncure is in need of non-perishable food (such as canned goods, rice, beans) and/or monetary donations. This food pantry has been operating in southeast Chatham County for 15 years and provides food for approximately 65 families. It is associated with the NC Food Bank.
The food pantry is open the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at Liberty Chapel Church’s annex building in Moncure. For more information, call 919-599-8337.
Monetary donations go a long way when shopping at the NC Food Bank, where the food is sold to the food pantry for 18 cents a pound. So, a $10.00 donation will buy 55 pounds of food! 100% of all money donated goes toward purchasing food for the food pantry. Please send monetary donations to God’s Helping Hands Food Pantry, 5097 Old US 1, New Hill, NC 27562. We will gladly send you an in-kind receipt if requested.
Food can be dropped off at the food pantry on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month from 10:30AM-1:30PM or call 919-599-8336 to make other arrangements.
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:47:00 -0500
From: Marianna Spence
Subject: FVRC Valentine’s Benefit Dance, featuring the Swang Bros.
Dust off your dancing shoes and join Family Violence & Rape Crisis Services for an evening of friends, delicious food, drinks, and live music by the Swang Brothers! The benefit dance will be held Thursday, February 12 from 6 – 9 PM in The Bold Building, 50101 Governors Drive, Chapel Hill.
Tickets are $20 in advance through Feb. 11 (or $25 at the door) per person. Purchase tickets online at: www.fvrc.org/news-room/valentines-dance-2015. You can also purchase tickets by phone or email at 919-542-5445 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Swang Brothers play American music from the 50s and 60s, combining a heady mix of traditional country, rockabilly pop and blues. The three-piece outfit of thumping upright bass, driving acoustic guitar and twanging electric guitar covers a diverse array of artists including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Conway Twitty, George Jones, Johnny Horton, Englebert Humperdinck, Gene Vincent, Neil Diamond , Merle Haggard, Chet Atkins and many others while mixing in some choice original tunes to round it all out. The band can turn on a dime, playing an all-out rockabilly rave-up one moment, then downshifting into a country ballad the next, followed by a burning instrumental number.
Thank you to our generous sponsors:
Bold Real Estate Companies
Bean & Barrel
Pittsboro Roadhouse & General Store
Averett Law Offices
Action Alliance of FVRC
Development and Public Relations Coordinator
Family Violence & Rape Crisis Services
Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/FVRCChatham.document.getElementById("post-18577-blankimage").onload();
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:22:19 -0500
From: Kay Roberts
Subject: Gospel Singing
Martha’s Chapel Christian Church will be hosting a Gospel Singing on the evening of January 31st. Performing will be The Hinshaw Family.
The Hinshaw Family consists of mother Connie Hinshaw, her three daughters, Debbie, Sandy and Robin and grandson Graison. They have sung gospel music together as long as they have been a family and are dedicated to sharing Jesus Christ through their music. You can read more about The Hinshaw Family at: http://www.hinshawfamilync.com The concert will begin at 7:00 pm and last approximately one hour. Light refreshments will be served following the concert.
The church is located at 2811 Martha’s Chapel Church Road in beautiful Chatham County. Information about the church can be found at: http://www.marthaschapel.comdocument.getElementById("post-18575-blankimage").onload();
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:41:09 -0500
From: “John Moore”
Subject: Circles Chatham Information Night
You have probably heard of Circles Chatham. Whether you have or not, here is a chance to learn more. This coming Tuesday, January 27, Circles Chatham is offering a pleasant evening of dinner and a time to understand the What and How of Circles Chatham, the community impact it is having, and the opportunities to get involved helping local people move to financial self sustainability.
Where: Pittsboro United Methodist Church, 71 West St, Pittsboro, just off the traffic circle (parking behind the church) in the Fellowship Hall on the second floor
Date: Tuesday, January 27
Time: Dinner is promptly at 6pm…information session from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Child care provided.
We look forward to seeing you there. So that we can plan for your participation, please RSVP at www.circleschatham.org . If this Tuesday is not convenient yet you still want learn about Circles Chatham, go to the RSVP and let us know.document.getElementById("post-18573-blankimage").onload();
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:01:02 -0500
From: Kelly Butler
Subject: Open House for 2015-16 Admissions
Admissions for 2015-16 has begun at Haw River Christian Academy! Prospective families and community supporters are invited to our upcoming Open House events:
Thursday, February 5 (5:30-7:30 p.m.)
Friday, February 6 (8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
Our evening Open House provides parents with the opportunity to browse through classrooms, review curriculum, and converse with teachers, administrators, parents, and board members. The daytime event enables families to witness a classical Christian education in action!
– Grammar School: Junior Kindergarten & Kindergarten (half-day) – 6th Grade
– Logic School: 7th-9th grade
– Rhetoric School (10th-12th grade): Phase 3*
*(*We are adding one grade per year, with our first graduation planned for May 2018.)*
– Christ-centered curriculum (including Latin, music, art)
– Christ-centered school culture
– Family-oriented, covenantal model: Based upon principles of Deuteronomy 6:6-9 and â€œen loco parentisâ€ (educating â€œon behalf of parentsâ€ )
– Smaller class sizes
– 501(c)3 non-profit organization
– Inter-denominational and church independent (currently represented by families in 40 churches!)
– Member of the Association of Classical Christian Schools (with over
250 member schools across America)
HRCA leases the beautiful facilities of Emmaus Baptist Church. Our campus has a full-size gymnasium, fellowship hall, lunch room, science room, school library, art room, drama stage, soccer field, and more!
HRCA combines an excellent education and school culture for a reasonably priced tuition. Limited financial aid is available with decisions awarded to applying families by early Spring or until the funding is fully allocated.
2428 Silk Hope Gum Springs Road, Pittsboro NC 27312
Personalized tours, including classroom observations, may be scheduled by calling 919-533-4139.
*”Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not
depart from it.” – Proverbs 22:6*
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:30:36 -0500
From: Doug Nicholas
Subject: Re: Who buys vinyl records
Circle City Books & Music buys and sells vinyl.document.getElementById("post-18567-blankimage").onload();