Calendar events must be submitted by noon Monday for publication. Items accepted are events sponsored by not-for-profit organizations or free events. Mail to: Community Calendar c/o The Nashville Graphic, 203 W. Washington St. Nashville, NC 27856 or fax (252) 459-3052 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a contact name and phone number.
REUNION: Southern Nash High School Class of 1996 will be having their 20th year class reunion on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Birchwood Country Club, 901 E Birchwood Dr, Nashville, NC 27856. More details to follow as they become available. Find up-to-date info at the class reunion website at http://classreport.org/usa/nc/bailey/snhs/1996/ or on the group's Facebook page. Contact Tracey Richardson at 252-813-1560 or email@example.com for info.
REUNION: The Rocky Mount Senior High School will have their 45th Class Reunion the weekend of October 28 through 30, 2016 and is searching for classmates and whomever started at the school in 1968. The class of 1968 is the second graduating "GRYPHON CLASS." The first was RMSH Class of "1970." For more info, call Katrina Rogers (RMSH Class of 71 Reunion Committee ) at (252)446-3238 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRIPLE P LIFESTYLE: Triple P Lifestyle is offered to parents of children ages five to 10 years old and offers strategies for healthier eating and encourage being active with your child. Triple P Lifestyle started on June 20, 2016 and will end on August 29, 2016 at the YMCA, 1000 Independence Drive, Rocky Mount from 6:30 p.m.until 8:30 p.m. Free Childcare is provided to participants, light snacks will be served and YMCA discounts will be given upon completion. Registration is required. The program is sponsored by the Nash County Health Department, YMCA and Area L AHEC. For information, contact Sharnell Wiggins, Triple P Coordinator, at 252-459-1377.
Faith Family Worship P.H. Church will hold a BBQ Chicken Plate Sale on Friday, July 22 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the church, 4839 Redman Road, Rocky Mount. Plates are $7 and includes a half chicken, green beans, potatoes, bread and cake. For info, call Rev. Gerald Parker at 252-544-1354. Proceeds to go to building funds.
A Lupus Walk, sponsored by Lupus From Pain to Praise and Natasha Davis, will be held at J.W Glover Park on July 23 from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. The event is open to the public. For info, call Natasha Davis at 252-544-2479.
Nash Arts will host a Dance Camp July 25 through 29 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The course is instructed by Bethany Williams and will teach ballet, jazz, modern and hip hop. The cost is $65 or $60 for Nash Arts members. Deadline to register is July 11. The registration deadline is July 18. Call 459-4734 for info.
Braswell Memorial Library will host Chris and Neal Rock Star Magic on Wednesday, July 27 at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the the Warner Meeting Room as part of the library's Summer Reading Program.
Braswell Memorial Library will host a Collectible Card Game Tournament as part of the Teen Summer Reading Program on July 27 from 3 until 5 p.m. in the Y.A. area. Card games will include Yu-Gi-Oh and the Magic the Gathering.
Braswell Memorial Library will host a Sports Movie Night as part of the Teen Summer Reading Club program with "The Karate Kid" being shown from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. in the computer lab.
Nash County GOP Aware will host a Candidate Forum on Thursday, July 28th at the Nash GOP Headquarters in Rocky Mount at 6:30 p.m. Candidates include Lisa Barnes, Dan Cone, Beth Freshwater-Smith and Rick Horner. Bring your questions and hear what they have to say.
Nash Health Care Systems will host a Community Lunch and Learn on July 29 at 12 p.m. The topic will be "Understanding Risk Assessment and Genetic Counseling" with Stefanie Geisler. Call 962-3473 register.
Lawn Chair Theatre will be held on the Imperial Centre lawn on Friday, July 29 with the movie "Inside Out." The family friendly outdoor movie series is free and open to the public, with kids' activities starting at 7 p.m and the movie starting at 8:30 p.m. All movies are on the Imperial Centre lawn. In the event of rain, Lawn Chair Theatre will be held in the Imperial Centre's Education Building. For further information, visit www.downtownrockymount.com. The Imperial Centre for the Arts & Sciences is located at 270 Gay St. in Rocky Mount.
The fifth annual Rockin' Classic Auto & Motorcycle Expo will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Rocky Mount. The public is invited to check out restored vehicles and "tricked out" cars and motorcycles while enjoying the charm of downtown. Food and various other vendors will be present, and there will be entertainment from the Main Event Band. A motorcycle and car parade will be held at 2:45 p.m. Judging begins at 11 a.m. The general public will vote on the People's Choice Award. To participate in the Rockin' Classic Auto & Motorcycle Expo, register on site July 30 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. For info, call 252-972-1151 or visit www.downtownrockymount.com.
The Spring Hope Chamber of Commerce will host its "Dancin' at the Depot" Summer Music Series with The Rhythm Express Band from 5 until 8 p.m. at the depot. The band will perfom on the Depot Deck.
Nash Arts will host a Guitar Camp for Beginners August 1 through 5 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The camp is for ages 7 and up and will be instructed by Meredith Davis. Students will learn fundamentals, notes, finger exercises, strings, basic chords and strumming, counting and build a song. The cost is $65 or $60 for Nash Arts members. The registration deadline is July 18. Call 459-4734 for info.
The Nashville Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor its 2016 Outdoor Movie Series with the movie "Despicable Me 2" on August 2 at 8:30 p.m. at Glover Park.
Nash UNC is offering a series of free prenatal classes, beginning Tuesday, August 2. Classes will be held August 2, 9, 16 and 30 from 7 until 9 p.m. in the Nash UNC Women's Center Education Room. Register will NCHD Pregnancy Care Management, Tia Foule at 459-1246, Englewood OB Gyn at 937-6611 or Nash OB Gyn at 443-5941.
The Spring Hope Senior Citizens will meet August 3 at noon in the Spring Hope community building. Holly Edwards, Activities Specialist for the Nash County Senior Center, will be the guest speaker. Please call Jan Mills at 252-478-4281 for additional information.
Nashville's Chamber of Commerce will host its First Friday Coffee on Friday, August 5 at 7:30 a.m. The event will take place at The Nashville Exchange in downtown Nashville. For more information on the event and the chamber, visit www.nashvillencchamber.org or call 459-4050.
The Women of the Moose are sponsoring an indoor yard sale on Augut 6 from 7 a.m. - noon. Spaces are available for $10 each or 3 for $25. Call Ann Wright at 978-4005 to reserve tables or for more information. Sausage rolls will be available for breakfast and BBQ chicken plates for lunch from 11-2 p.m. Proceeds will to to the Backpack Buddies program to beneift local school children.