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Orange County Library Now Available by Mobile
ORANGE COUNTY, NC – The Orange County Public Library’s catalog of materials can now be accessed by mobile devices. Library users can search the library’s holdings, access their library account, place requests for library items, browse new and popular additions to the library and find information about library locations and hours – all from their smart phone or other mobile device at http://catalog.co.orange.nc.us/Mobile/.
Vehicles Needed for Car Ministry
Do you have, or know someone who might have, a car that you would be willing to donate to our car ministry? Our car ministry seeks to provide transportation for our prison ministry partners, and others, who are transitioning back into society and need a hand up during that transition. We are looking for vehicles that can be affordably made safe and reliable. We would be glad to provide a donation tax letter for tax purposes. Please call or email the church office if you would like to donate or might have a good lead for us! Union Grove United Methodist ChurchPastor Rich Greenway firstname.lastname@example.org
Farmers' Markets & Local Farms
Tuesdays 4-6pmEno River Farmers’ Market, Public Market House, E. Margaret LaneWednesdays 7-7pm Hillsborough Farmers’ Market, Home Depot Parking Lot, Hampton PointeSaturday, 8am-12 noonHillsborough Farmers’ Market, Home Depot Parking Lot, Hampton PointeSaturday, 8am-12 noon, Eno River Farmers’ Market, Public Market House, E. Margaret LaneSaturday, 9am-2pm, Efland Farmers Market, Efland Ruritan Club, 3106 US 70 West in Efland. If you wish to be a vendor, stop by Newbergs Automotive to pick up an application.Hillsborough Farmers' Market& Eno River Farmers' Market& Efland Ruritan ClubLocal farms with items for sale can be found atOrange County Farms& Local Harvest
Thursday evenings - Open Mic at Weaver Street Market
Join WSM every Thursday from 6:30 - 8:30 as we showcase live, local music at our Hillsborough store in the Lilac Lounge. For a schedule of performers, visit Hillsborough Open Mike
Hillsborough Leads Group - Weekly MeetingThursdays. Now at 8:15 AM at the Village Diner, 600 W. King St.Hillsborough Civitans - 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month1PM Village Diner. We are seeking new members. For more information, visit Hillsborough Civitan ClubTuesdays, Kiwanis Club Meeting Tuesdays noon-1PM at Occoneechee Steak House. Guests are welcome.Every Thursday-Hillsborough Rotary Club Meeting7-8AM Village Diner. See listing under Clubs & Organizations to learn more about the Rotary Club and to contact a member.
Free Language Lessons On-line
– Orange County Public Library now offers Transparent Language Online™, a fun, effective, and engaging language-learning program for libraries and their patrons. The program is accessible via web-browser and will be available for free to all library patrons at home or at the library.Transparent Language Online is packed full of pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing, and vocabulary building lessons for over 80 languages. Featuring top-of-the-line coursework combined with great social media resources, Transparent Language Online isthe most complete language-learning system available to library patrons. Transparent Language products are used in more than 12,000 civilian and government educational institutions, including major universities and government agencies, such as the US Navy, US Marine Corp, Special Operations Command, and the Defense Language Institute.For more information on how to get started learning a language today, call the library at 919-245-2537 or visit http://www.co.orange.nc.us/library/onlineresources.asp
Wednesdays, Hillsborough Coffee & Contacts
9:30am every Wednesday. Visit the Hillsborough Coffee and Contacts Meet-Up website for current location of meetings. Coffee and Contacts is a growing, national women's business referral network with chapters meeting weekly. Meetings last 1 hour with a 15-30 minute social time before the start of the formal meeting. Learn more about the Coffee and Contacts Network at our website: www.womenspowernetworking.com.
Lots Happening at The Depot at Hillsborough Station
Have you visited the General Store, picked up a fresh muffin to enjoy with your cup of coffee from Carrboro Coffee Company or fresh sandwich or hotdog, stopped in for some Maple View Farm ice cream or listened to the live music? If not, it's about time you checked out The Depot. Go in person if you can so you can also enjoy great food from theHillsboroughBBQ Company or visit on line at The Depot at Hillsborough Station. And there's free wi-fi too!
4-H Summer Sizzle Middle School Summer Camp:WHAT: Summer Sizzle is an action packed summer middle schoolprogram. Each week will feature trips and activities whichfocus on a selected weekly topic; such as Arts & Crafts, Sports,Cooking, S.T.E.M. Activities, Environmental Tours & Activities,Bowling, Skating, Swimming, Movies and many more...WHO: Youth must be a rising 6th, 7th, or 8th grader and must be ableto participate in outdoor activities, field trips and function in agroup setting.WHEN: Monday - Friday, beginning the week of JUNE 23rd toJULY 25th, 2014 (Sign up is on a weekly basis.)TIME: 7:45 A.M. - 5:45 P.M.COST: $100.00 per week for the full day program. No pro-rated feesaccepted. A one-time $50.00 deposit is required for sign-upregardless of the number of weeks selected. The deposit will gotoward the payment of the participants 1st week of participation.If for some reason the participant does not attend the weeksregistered, the $50.00 deposit is non-refundable.WHAT IS INCLUDED:Supplies, supervision, entrance/activity fees, accident insurance,transportation for field trips, and a camp t-shirt.WHAT IS NOT PROVIDED:Lunch, transportation to and from site, extra snacks,souvenirs purchased on field trips.