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NAB’s burning bowl

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 22:02
Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2018 00:07:04 +0000 From: Eve Holladay Subject: NAB’s burning bowl Ah, NA BOOKoo! You finally described a tradition some of us have enjoyed for a couple of decades with the burning bowl and our wishes to end the sorrows of the past. No more war, no more cruelty, and even Chatham […]

Coming up at The MOD in Pittsboro this week

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:20
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:24:54 -0500 From: The Modern Life Restaurant Subject: Coming up @ THE MOD Wednesday Jan 17 – 6-8pm WINE TASTING! AND MUSIC W/ AVIS 10% off cases ordered Saturday Jan 20 – 6-9pm LIVE MUSIC WITH DAVE SMITH & TRACY LYNN Sunday Jan 21 – 4-8pm THE MOD IRISH SESSION […]

In an emergency, you want to be the one helping, not the one needing help! Don’t be a victim!

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:19
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:18:26 -0500 From: Terry Schmidt Subject: Don’t be a victim! In an emergency, you want to be the one helping, not the one needing help! Don’t be a victim! Hurricanes, floods, fires, earthquakes, landslides, power outages, evacuations, and hazardous material spills raged across the US in 2017. Trained community members […]

Local attorney recommendation in Siler City

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:05
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:01:02 -0500 From: Bruce Hively Subject: re: lawyer recommendations… I want to take a moment to thank the many folks who responded to my request for recommending a local lawyer. Among the many one name kept popping up, Ben Atkins out of Siler City. My friend went with Mr. Atkins […]

Woods Charter School Cafe Night on February 15

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 20:42
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:16:42 -0500 From: Gene Galin Subject: Woods Charter School Cafe Night on February 15 woods Charter School Cafe Night is February 15 at 6 pm -8:00 pm.  Cafe Night is a wonderful tradition at Woods for students to share their talents with the community. Students can sing, dance, perform a skit, play […]

Siler City, have you heard about UPLIFT Chatham?

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 20:53
Date: Tue, 9 Jan 2018 10:36:21 -0500 From: “John Moore” Subject: Siler City, have you heard about UPLIFT Chatham? UPLIFT Chatham is having an important Information Session to help introduce the Siler City community to this local grassroots organization with the mission of working with families with low income to overcome barriers and achieve success.  […]

If you have not tried Willy’s rolls, you definitely need to make that stop in Pittsboro

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 20:26
Date: Tue, 9 Jan 2018 09:11:35 -0500 From: Claire Linker Subject: Willy’s_Cinnamon_Rolls If you have not tried Willy’s rolls, you definitely need to make that stop in Pittsboro. They are heavenly! Willy’s is located across the side street from The ABC store.

Woods Charter School’s 2018-19 Application Deadline January 15th

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 19:42
Date: Tue, 2 Jan 2018 10:21:52 -0500 From: Ann Kaiyala Subject: Woods Charter School’s 2018-19 Application Deadline January 15th Woods Charter School is a K-12 school of 500 students in northern Chatham County that is open to all school-aged children in North Carolina. We have small class sizes; a creative, dynamic, and dedicated faculty; and […]

Many thanks to the few good souls discreetly leaving cat food for the poor strays throughout Chatham County

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 22:18
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 17:03:32 +0000 (UTC) From: Mary Ellen Armstrong Subject: For the Chatlist, thanks! Many thanks to the few good souls discreetly leaving cat food for the poor strays throughout Chatham County… We at Belvedere Farm Pet Sanctuary and One Pet Atta Time Animal Crusade are still snowed in and unable to […]

Bynum Front Porch is looking for a hot food vendor for their Friday night Music Series

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 19:10
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 09:10:01 -0500 From: Martha Collins Subject: Food Truck Vendors Do you have a food truck?  Would you be interested in a regular Friday night place to sell your food?  Bynum Front Porch is looking for a hot food vendor for their Friday night Music Series beginning first Friday in May […]

On January 9, grow your business by learning new online marketing strategies

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 18:39
Date: Thu, 4 Jan 2018 19:43:54 -0500 From: Kelly Johnson Subject: Grow your business by learning new online marketing strategies Boost your business this year by learning some new online marketing strategies. Courtney Barbee, executive officer at The Bookkeeper LLC in Raleigh, will offer her marketing insights at the Tuesday, January 9, 6 p.m., meeting […]

Register now for the Chatham County CERT course

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 16:31
Date: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:30:55 -0500 From: Terry Schmidt Subject: Register now for the Chatham County CERT course Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT, see http://www.fema.gov/community-emergency-response-teams/) is a national program that educates individuals on how to respond to hazards that may impact their local area, and trains them in basic disaster skills such as fire safety, […]

Chatham Conservation Partnership meeting on global warming will be on January 18

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 15:03
Date: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 14:38:57 -0500 From: Catherine Deininger Subject: Next CCP mtg on Jan 18th You are invited to attend the upcoming Chatham Conservation Partnership (CCP) meeting to learn more about how changes in our climate are predicted to impact natural resources in Chatham County and what is being done to prepare for […]

Best places to see if you can help out local folks during freezing conditions might be local churches

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 14:56
Date: Thu, 4 Jan 2018 10:42:36 -0500 From: Bruce Hively Subject: re: freezing conditions… May be the best place to see if you can help out with keeping local folks warm and/or looked after is your local churches. They work with DSS to identify folks in need in their respective community. They usually have a […]

Traffic Calming 101

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 06:01




This great video was originally hosted here along with an informative article.

Tradition has it that if you eat collards and black eyed peas on New Year’s day, it will bring you wealth.

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 18:04
Date: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 13:46:26 -0500 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: I’m in the money . . . Tradition has it that if you eat collards and black eyed peas on new years day, it will bring you wealth. Collards are the green dollars and peas are the  small change. As usual, I didn’t have […]

Sing fearlessly by finding your voice at Shakori Hills

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 17:45
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 09:57:07 -0500 From: *protected email* Subject: SING FEARLESSLY BY FINDING YOUR VOICE Wouldn’t you like to have more fun with your voice?   Discover your own natural voice – your veryown unique instrument. Our past classes have been so successful and Shakori Hills, as part of their Community Involvement, is offering another […]

Refuge Recovery group is forming in Chatham County. Starts January 14

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 15:35
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:13:34 -0500 From: Sheldon Clark Subject: Refuge Recovery Hello all, We’re happy to announce that a Refuge Recovery group is forming in Chatham County. Refuge Recovery is a Buddhist-oriented path toward recovery from addiction.  It’s a practice based on mindfulness, forgiveness, compassion, and generosity.  When practiced with meditation and kindness, […]

FREE Belly Dance Class with Jackie at Joy of Movement on January 2

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 15:22
Date: Mon, 1 Jan 2018 20:25:18 +0000 From: Julia Baker Subject: Free Belly Dance Class and Joy of Movement FREE Belly Dance Class with Jackie! Tuesday January 2 | 7:30 p.m–8:30 p.m. www.bellydancingwithjackie.com to register For more information about our classes, teachers, and special events, go to www.thejoyofmovementcm.com, or find us on Facebook. Joy of […]

Million People See Pittsboro Youth Theater Play Online

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 15:18
Date: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:00:27 -0500 From: Pittsboro Youth Theater Subject: Million People See Pittsboro Youth Theater Play Online Whoo Hoo!!! Superstar YouTuber Alex Wasabi and his family saw our signs and attended Pittsboro Youth Theaters spectacular performance of “Into the Woods” in Sweet Bee Theater in Pittsboro last Sunday. After its first day […]