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The Elizabeth City Morning Rotary Club will meet at YMCA at the Pines today at 8 a.m. College of The Albemarle President Jack Bagwell will be the speaker.

TODAY

EC Morning Rotary

The Elizabeth City Morning Rotary Club will meet at YMCA at the Pines at 8 a.m. College of The Albemarle President Jack Bagwell will be the speaker.

Career readiness workshop

NCWorks Career Center will offer a career readiness certificate prep workshop at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, Friday and again on Friday, Feb. 21 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Albemarle Senior Games

Registration for the Albemarle Senior Games is now underway. Albemarle Senior Games will be held March 23-25, 27,31; April 3, 7, 8, 16, 20, 23, 27; May 5-6, 13, 19. Entry forms are available at area senior centers, the Albemarle Commission office, Albemarle Lanes, Albemarle Plantation, Albemarle Family YMCA, Currituck Family YMCA, YMCA at the Pines, the Downtown Café & Soda Shoppe in Edenton and the Albemarle Senior Games website. Entry forms must be received by Feb. 15. Contact: Ashley Lamb at 404-7088 or alamb@accog.org.

SATURDAY

Women’s Aglow

Women’s Aglow will meet at St. Phillips Chapel at 10 a.m. Rod Evans will be the speaker.

SUNDAY

Red Cross blood drive

Holy Family Catholic Church, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

MONDAY

Alzheimer’s/Dementia support

The Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group for caregivers and family members will meet at Hertford United Methodist Church, 200 Dobbs St., Hertford, at 1 p.m. Contact: 333-7774 or 426-7167.

TUESDAY

Currituck Historical Society

The Currituck Historical Society will meet at the Barco Library at 7 p.m. Speaker Dr. Harry Watson will discuss highlights of Currituck’s 350-year history.

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library will meet in the Pasquotank Library Community Room from noon to 1 p.m.

Historically underused biz

Elizabeth City State University’s Office of Design and Construction will host a Historically Underutilized Business certification training event at the K.E. White Center from 9 a.m. to noon. To register call, Melanie Baker at 335-3791.

DPS hiring event

NCWorks Career Center will host an N.C. Department of Public Safety hiring event at 118 Blades St., Edenton, from 10 a.m. to noon. Contact: 331-4798.

Federal resume writing workshop

NCWorks Career Center will offer a federal resume writing workshop at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, from 9 a.m. to noon. Contact: 331-4798.

Camden Republicans

The Camden County Republican Committee will meet at the Center for Active Adults at 7 p.m.

HEAL grief support

The H.E.A.L. (Helping Everyone Accept Loss) Grief Support Group, sponsored by Albemarle Hospice, will meet at Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation at 2:30 p.m. Contact: Cheryl Fehr-Banks at 339-0922.

Spay/neuter mobile clinic

PETA will station its spay/neuter mobile clinic at the Border Station in Currituck Tuesday and again on Tuesday, Feb. 25. Check-in will be from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and animal pickup will be from noon to 2 p.m. The cost of the procedure for dogs is $40, $20 for companion female cats and free for male companion cats. Appointments are required. Call 757-622-7382, ext. 3.

Red Cross blood drives

Edenton Baptist Church, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Emotions Anonymous

Emotions Anonymous, a 12-step program for emotional wellness, will meet at Saint Katherine Drexel Catholic Church in Currituck at 6:30 p.m. Contact: Denton at 232-2539.

Weight-loss group

The Take Off Pounds Sensibly group will meet at the Currituck Senior Center at 5:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Recreation public hearing

The Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing at Knobbs Creek Recreation Center at 6 p.m. to get residents’ input on new facilities at Enfield Park.

VFW Post 6060

VFW Post 6060 will sell baked chicken meals at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $10. Free local delivery available by calling 338-2828.

Pasquotank NAACP

The Pasquotank County branch of the NAACP will meet at the W.C. Witherspoon Library at 7:15 p.m. Contact: 267-6868.

Red Cross blood drive

B&M Contractors, Elizabeth City, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Resume writing made easy

The NCWorks Career Center will offer a Resume Writing Made Easy class at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Contact: 331-4798.

Currituck Christian Women

The Currituck County Christian Women will host a luncheon at American Legion Post 288, Old Worthguard Road, Coinjock, at 11:30 a.m. Pastor Susie Fitch-Slater will be the speaker. Cost is $7. Contact: 453-3783.

UPCOMING

Albemarle Craftsman’s Guild

The Albemarle Craftsman’s Guild will hold its first screening of the year Saturday, Feb. 15. To apply, take or mail three or more samples of a craft, along with a completed application, before then to the Pasquotank Center of Cooperative Extension in Elizabeth City. Contact: 338-3954.

Juvenile crime prevention

The Camden County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council is now accepting applications for grant funding. The deadline is Feb. 27 at noon. A mandatory grant writing workshop for new applicants will be held at Martin Community College in Williamston, Feb. 18. Register by emailing denise.bond@ncdps.gov by Feb. 4. Contact: TreNeice H. Townes at 312-6484.

Crime prevention funds

The Juvenile Crime Prevention Council is seeking applications for $162,280 in funding for nonprofits that serve delinquent and at-risk youth. Agencies can visit bit.ly/2RC22Js. Applications are due by March 16. Mail program applications to: Tonja Simpson Jacobs at 1217 Moseley St., Elizabeth City, NC 27909. Contact: 335-1633.

Scholarship applications

The Caswell Center Foundation, Inc. is offering three $1,000 scholarships for the 2020-21 academic school year to rising college senior in Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Hertford, Pasquotank and Perquimans counties. Eligible students must be working toward a graduate degree in allied health, education or psychology in one of the following areas: occupational therapy, physical therapy, recreation therapy, psychology, nursing, speech-language pathology, or social work and intend to serve persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities after graduation. The deadline to apply is April 1. Contact: Danielle Howell at 208-3790 or danielle.howell@dhhs.nc.gov.

Thursday, Feb. 13

Ribbon cutting

Pink Ribbon Resource Center will host a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday, Feb. 13 at 113 Baxter Lane, Suite B, Moyock, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. To RSVP call 453-9497 or email: info@currituckchamber.org.

Red Cross blood drives

Sentara Albemarle Medical Hospital, Thursday, Feb. 13 from noon to 5 p.m.

Weight loss support

The Elizabeth City Take Off Pounds Sensibly group will meet at Catholic Holy Family Church at 10 a.m. Contact: Sharon Vessey at 202-2943.

NCWorks workshops

NCWorks Career Center will host a U.S. Census hiring workshop at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, Thursday, Feb. 13, Feb. 20 and Feb. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The center will also host a communication skills workshop today and again on Feb. 20 from from 9 a.m. to noon. Contact: 331-4798.

Friday, Feb. 14

Library bee

Project Linus of Northeastern NC will host a Library Bee at the Pasquotank Library in the Community Room, Friday, Feb. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon. Email: projectlinusnenc@mediacombb.net.

Friday, Feb. 14

EC Morning Rotary Club

The Elizabeth City Morning Rotary Club will meet Friday, Feb. 7 at the YMCA at the Pines at 8 a.m. Randy Midgett, NC Dept of Highways will be the speaker.

Saturday, Feb. 15

BBQ chicken dinner fundraiser

The Belvidere-Chappell Hill Volunteer Fire Department will host a bbq chicken dinner fundraiser Saturday, Feb. 15 from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Donations are $8 per plate. For tickets call, 331-3279.

Sunday, Feb. 16

Senator speaks at church

NC Senator Erica Smith will be the Black History speaker at Providence Baptist Church, 214 W. Church St., Edenton, Sunday, Feb. 16, at 11 a.m.

Monday, Feb. 17

Red Cross blood drives

Grandy Primary School, Camden, Monday, Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 18

NC DPS hiring event

NCWorks Career Center will host a NC DPS Hiring Event Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact: 331-4798.

Wednesday, Feb. 19

How social media can kill your job search

NCWorks Career Center will host How Social Media Can Kill Your Job Search, Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Contact: 331-4798.

VFW Post 6060

VFW Post 6060 will sell Salisbury steak or liver and onion meals Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $10. Free local delivery is available by calling 338-2828.

Red Cross blood drives

John A. Holmes High School, Edenton, Wednesday, Feb. 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 20

Expo/job fair

Chesapeake Regional Healthcare will present the 2020 Business, Home & Outdoor Living Expo & Job Fair Saturday, March 7 at Currituck County High School, 4203 Caratoke Highway, Barco, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. To become a sponsor or exhibitor, call 453-9497. Applications must be received by Thursday, Feb. 20.

Friday, Feb. 21

EC Morning Rotary Club

The Elizabeth City Morning Rotary Club will meet Friday, Feb. 7 at the YMCA at the Pines at 8 a.m. Andy Montero will speak on his involvement in the national training program for cafeteria staff.

Red Cross blood drives

Perquimans County High School, Friday, Feb. 21 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 22

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser

Boy Scout Troop 162 will host a spaghetti dinner fundraiser at the Pasquotank Ruritan Club, 2213 Main St., Ext., Elizabeth City, from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Cost is $8.

Sunday, Feb. 23

SPCA foster orientation

The SPCA of Northeastern NC will host a Foster Orientation Sunday, Feb. 23 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Light refreshments will be available and there will be an open discussion about fostering and how essential it is to the shelter and its animals.

Monday, Feb. 24

Red Cross blood drives

Elizabeth City Police Department at the Elizabeth City Parks and Recreation Center, Monday, Feb. 24 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.; J.P. Knapp Early College, Currituck, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

Red Cross blood drives

Macedonia Baptist Church, Edenton, Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 26

VFW Post 6060

VFW Post 6060 will sell pasta bake meals Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $10. Free local delivery is available by calling 338-2828.

Interviewing tips and techniques

NCWorks Career Center will host Interviewing Tips and Techniques, Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Contact: 331-4798.

Thursday, Feb. 27

Guardian ad Litem training

The Guardian ad Litem Program is seeking community citizens to be volunteer child advocates for abused and neglected children in our local court system. Thirty hours of Guardian ad Litem training will be held Thursdays, Feb. 27, March 5, 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9 and 16 at the Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center, Barco, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.. Contact: 331-4755.

Networking that sticks

NCWorks Career Center will host Networking That Sticks, Thursday, Feb. 27 at 422 McArthur Drive, Elizabeth City, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Contact: 331-4798.

Friday, Feb. 28

EC Morning Rotary Club

The Elizabeth City Morning Rotary Club will meet Friday, Feb. 28 at the YMCA at the Pines at 8 a.m. Jennifer Palestrant, Chief Deputy Commonwealth of Virginia Dept. of Mines, Minerals, and Energy will be the speaker.

Cyber security for biz

The Currituck Chamber of Commerce will host the program, “Cyber Security: Learn How to Protect Your Business from Online Threats,” at Eagle Creek Golf Club & Grill, 109 Green View Road, Moyock, Friday, Feb. 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jim Parker, senior vice president and chief information officer for the N.C. Community College System, will be the speaker. Cost for lunch is $12. Pre-register at ncsbc.net or call 335-0821 ext. 2229.

Friday, Feb. 28

Kids Safety Day

Albemarle Alliance for Children and Families will host the 3rd Annual Kids Safety Day at 1403 Parkview Drive, Elizabeth City, Saturday, March 28 at 10 a.m. Car seats will be provided and installed professionally. There will be a $10 fee for the event. The deadline to register is Feb. 28. You can register at www.aacfnc.org. Contact: Jenna Caldwell at 333-1233 or jcaldwell@albemarleacf.org

Saturday, Feb. 29

Roaring Twenties Gala

Arts of the Albemalre will host its Roaring Twenties Gala Saturday, Feb. 29 from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The fundraising gala will feature the Top Hats band, a catered dinner and live and silent auctions. Tables of 8 are $1,250, individual tables of 8 are $1,000, bistro tables for 2 are $150 and individual table seating is $125. Seating is limited. Contact: 777-ARTS or visit AoA.

Monday, March 2

Camden Kindergarten pre-registration

Pre-Registration for 2020-21 Kindergarten Students will be held at Grandy Primary School Monday, March 2 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesday, March 3 from noon to 6 p.m.; Monday, March 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesday, March 24 from noon to 6 p.m. All children who were born on or before August 31, 2015 are eligible for Kindergarten Registration for the upcoming 2020-21 school year.

Scholarship applications

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association is seeking nominations for a $750 scholarship available to state residents pursuing a college degree in business or a business-related field of study. Application packets available at community college financial aid offices. March 16 is the deadline for applications. Contact: 232-2261 or visit currituck.ces.ncsu.edu.

Monday, March 16

Extension open house

NC Cooperative Extension Currituck County Center will host an Open House at 120 Community Way, Barco, Monday, March 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. You can register at currituckopenhouse.eventbrite.com. Contact: 232-2262 or Cameron_Lowe@ncsu.edu.

Saturday, March 28

Church craft/vendor show

Berea Baptist Church will host a Craft & Vendor Show at the Family Life Center, 2033 N. Road St., Elizabeth City, Saturday, March 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. There will be door prizes and concessions. All proceeds will go towards the church’s Youth Mission Trip to Philadelphia and Camp Cale.

Hazardous Waste Disposal Day

NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck Center and Currituck Public Works team will hold a household hazardous waste disposal day to help assist in this year’s spring cleaning at the Southern Outer Banks Water Plant, 734 Ocean Trail, Corolla, Saturday, March 28, from 9 a.m. to noon. Email or call Adam Formella at Adam_Formella@ncsu.edu or 232-2262.

Saturday, April 18

Home/flower/garden show

Currituck County Extension Master Gardener volunteers will host the 2020 Currituck Home, Flower and Garden Show at the NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Center, 120 Community Way, Barco, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact: Chris Blaha at 232-2262 or ctblaha@ncsu.edu