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Blood drive: Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton will host an American Red Cross blood drive in the Assembly Room at the medical center on June 12 from 10 a.m to 2:30 p.m. Anyone who would like to donate blood must bring a valid ID, be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. To schedule an appointment or for information, call Beth Ivey at 910-671-5093.


Awareness event: The Wesley Pines Retirement Community in Lumberton will recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness day with a free program and group walk beginning at 9:30 a.m. For information, call Twilla Allen at 910-272-5061.


Saturday


Community day: The Golden Leaf Council 139 Knights of Pythagoras will hold it’s Community Organization Day event from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Bill Sapp Recreation Center in Lumberton.


June 16


Summer camp: Lumberton Recreation Department’s weekly summer camp will be held from June 16 through Aug. 11 (no camp the week of June 30). Camp is for children ages 5 to 12. Camp costs $60 a week. For information call 910-671-3962.


June 24


Movie screening: The Carolina Civic Center will screen “HOPE,” a film about area cyclist Maria Parker’s Race Across America to honor her terminally ill sister. All proceeds will go to 3,000 Miles to a Cure, which works to end brain cancer. The film begins at 6:30 p.m. and will be followed by a Q&A session with Parker. For information, visit 3000milestoacure.com


July 26


Duck race: The Boys and Girls Club of Lumberton will hold its 12th annual Duck Race at 11 a.m. at Stephen’s Park in Lumberton. Each duck is $25 and the first place winner will receive $2,000 if present, $1,000 if absent. The Carolina Breakers will perform at noon. For information, call 910-738-8474.


July 27


Memorial bike run: A motorcycle run will be held in memory of Nicole Cooper, a 10-year-old who died of the flu in March, in Red Springs. Registration will be held from noon until 2 p.m. in the parking lot of the Piggly Wiggly on East Fourth Avenue and is $10 for individual riders, $15 for couples. The entry fee includes a meal and three raffle tickets. For information, call Shelly Jacobs at 910-536-3842.


Ongoing


Kickboxing: Aerobics classes for women 18 years or older are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Bill Sapp Center from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.. The cost is $20 a month. For information you may visit class or call 910-671-3962.


NAACP meeting: The Robeson County NAACP will hold its general meeting at 6 p.m. every second Sunday of the month at the Lumberton Resource Center. The center is located 1608 E. Fifth St. in Lumberton.


Disabled Veterans Meeting: The Disabled American Veterans of Lumberton Chapter 7 holds its monthly meeting at Golden Corral at 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month. For information, call 910-301-2383.


Community Watch: Godwin Heights Community Watch meets at 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Godwin Heights Park. For information, call Councilman Burnis Wilkins at 910-734-4841.


Hospice training: Southeastern Hospice will hold a special training series for new volunteers from Wednesday through March 28. The sessions will be held every Wednesday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Southeastern Home Care Services in Lumberton. For information, call 910-735-8915.


Support group: The Chad Allen Arnette Families and Friends of Murder and Homicide Victims support group of Robeson County holds its monthly meeting on the last Tuesday of each month at Bible Alive Ministries in Lumberton. For information, call Debra Arnette at 910-734-1527.


Shag dance lessons: The Lumberton Recreation Department will sponsor shag dance lessons with new classes starting Monday. The classes will be held in the south end of the Pine Street Activity Center. Beginners classes start at 7 p.m. and intermediate classes start at 8 p.m. A partner is not required. There will be a fee of $30 a person a month. For information, call 910-671-3881.


Lupus support group: The Lumberton Support Group of the Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina chapter, meets the third Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Sandy Grove Baptist Church. The church is located at 1601 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Lumberton. For information, call 877-849-8271 or visit www.lupusnc.org.


Smocking/Sewing classes: Smocking classes will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. every Monday at the Pine Street Senior Center. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Group running: The Sisterhood, a fitness group program from Robeson Road Runners, meets at 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the parking lot of Southeastern Lifestyle Center in Lumberton. For information, call 910-671-3876.


Quilting classes: Quilting classes will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. every Tuesday at the Pine Street Senior Center. No experience is necessary. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Group walking: Walking as exercise is held from 9 to 10 a.m. every day at the Pine Street Gym. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Craft classes: Craft classes will be held 1 to 4 p.m. every Tuesday at the South Lumberton Resource Center located Martin Luther King Drive. No experience is necessary. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881


Craft classes: Craft classes will be held from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Pine Street Senior Center. No experience is necessary. For information, call T0nya at 910-671-3881.


Craft classes: Craft classes will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. every Thursday at the New Easy Lumberton Resource Center. No experience necessary. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Painting classes: Painting classes will be held at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at 1314 Mimosa St. in Lumberton. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Pottery classes: Robeson Community College will hold pottery classes at 6 p.m every Thursday led by certified instructor Patty Speights. The college is located at 5160 Fayetteville Road in Lumberton. For information, call 910-739-5135.


Visually impaired bowling: Sunshine Seekers support group will host a bowling event from 10 a.m. to noon every Wednesday at the Lumberton Bowling Center. All legally visually impaired individuals are welcomed. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Senior Bingo: Free bingo for seniors will be held from 10 a.m. to noon the first and second Monday of each month at Pine Street Senior Center. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Card game: The card game Bridge will be played at 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Pine Street Senior Center. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Blind support group: Sunshine Seekers is a support group that meets at 10 a.m. on Thursdays at the Pine Street Senior Center. Participants must be legally blind. Some of the activities include attending musicals, sports camps, exercise, bowling and fishing trips. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Social group: The OK Club will meet the first Tuesday of every month for business meeting at 1:30 p.m. at Pine Street Senior Center. A planning meeting will be held at noon on the second Tuesday of every month. Members must be 50 and older. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Visually impaired craft classes: Craft classes for the visually impaired are held at 10 a.m. on Thursdays. No experience is necessary. For information, call 910-671-3881.


Support group: The Golden Ladies support group will meet at 10 a.m. every Thursday at the Pine Street Senior Center. Members must be 50 years old or older. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Board games: The Pine Street Senior Center will offer board games from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. the second Thursday of every month. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Chair aerobics: A low-impact chair aerobics class will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. on Mondays and 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Pine Street Senior Center. Participants must but 50 and older. The instructor is Timothy Clark. For information, call Tonya at 910-671-3881.


Percussion classes: The South Resource Center at 1408 Martin Luther King Drive offers percussion class on Mondays through Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. The costs is $10 per month. For information, call Jackie Jimenez at 910-671-3962.


Square dancing: The Lumber River Swingers hold a dance every Tuesday night from 7 to 9 at the East Lumberton Community Resource Center For information, call Betty Cox at 910-258-2237 or Donald Thorndyke at 910-734-2237. No dance is held on the fifth Tuesday of the month.


Drum classes: Drum classes are being held Mondays through Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Weed and Seed building on Martin Luther King Drive. For information, call Gregory Campbell at 910-671-5979.


VFW meeting: The Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Ladies will hold its monthly meeting every fourth Saturday at noon at the Pine Street Activity Center in Lumberton. The center is located at 801 N. Pine St.


VFW meeting: The Veterans of Foreign Wars post 2843 of Pembroke holds is monthly meeting at 7 p.m. on the first Monday following the second Sunday of each month. The post home is located at 1509 Union Chapel Road.


Community Watch: The East Lumberton Community Watch meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at the East Lumberton Community Resource Center located at 1608 E. Fifth St. For information, call 910-740-3406


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