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Community Briefs: ProMusic Conservatory plans 'Name That Tune' contest

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Clothing giveaway set for today

Freedom Ministries will have a clothing giveaway at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 at Omega Resource Center, 300 Fairview Ave. Refreshments will be served while supplies last. For more information, call Paddie Battle at 252-315-3421.

Church distributing coats today

Suggs Christian Temple, 1602 Stantonsburg Road, will have a coat giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 20.

Middlesex board sets special meeting

MIDDLESEX — The town Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23 to discuss Middlesex Police Department personnel matters. Commissioners will meet at Town Hall, 10232 S. Nash St. The meeting is open to the public.

Banking class planned Wednesday

The Recovery Concepts Community Center at 2860 Ward Blvd., Suite C will have Ben McElory of BB&T speaking on banking basics at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24.

Participants will learn the value of a checking account, use tools to save money and find out how to establish credit. For more information, call 252-991-7267.

Name that Tune slated Jan. 27

ProMusic Conservatory, 105 Nash St. W., will have a evening of music, fun and food as teams compete to see which one can “Name that Tune” at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27.

Each team is playing for a $150 to $250 donation to the charity of its choice. All other proceeds benefit the ProMusic Conservatory Scholarship Fund. Admission is $2 per person. For more information, call 252-291-3386.

Chamber ensemble concert set

ROCKY MOUNT — The Astralis Chamber Ensemble: French Impressions will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 231 N. Church St.

The concert is free followed by a reception. Child care will be provided. For more information, contact Lawrence Goering at 252-442-1134, ext. 224.

Tams to perform at Moose Lodge

The Tams will be in concert at the Wilson Moose Lodge on Forest Hills Road from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Feb. 3.

Tickets are $25 per person for members and $30 per person for non-members. Seats are limited. For more information or for tickets, call 243-5733.

Bereavement group to meet

The bereavement support group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8 in the Wells Fargo Conference Room at Wilson Medical Center. For more information, call 252-399-8924.

Diabetes support meeting slated

The Wilson County Diabetes Education and Support Group will meat 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12 at the Wilson Medical Center Cardiac Rehabilitation Center. For more information or to register, call Martha Gurley at 252-399-8673 or email martha.gurley@wilmed.org.

Museum to host Valentine’s dinner dance

The Imagination Station, 224 Nash St. E., will have a family valentine dinner, dancing for the parents and food and games for the kids 6 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14.

The event features catering by Big Harold’s and music by Tyler Davis. For more information or tickets, visit http://scienceandhistory.org/family-valentine or call 252-291-5113.

Breastfeeding prep class planned

A preparation for breastfeeding class is being held 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15 in the Wilson Medical Center auditorium. The class is free and registration is required. For more information or to register, call Jennifer Roberts at 252-399-8887 or email jennifer.roberts@wilmed.org.

Celebrate Life banquet scheduled

ROCKY MOUNT — Your Choice Pregnancy Resource Center will host its Celebrate Life banquet 7 - 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15 at Englewood Baptist Church. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Dr. Robert E. Jackson Jr. will be the featured speaker. Admission is $20 per person and tickets can be ordered by mail. Make checks out to Your Choice Resource Center and mail to 400 Sunset Ave., Rocky Mount, NC 27804. For questions, call 252-446-2273.

Talent competition set for Feb. 18

The Beta Beta Beta chapter of Omega Psi Phi fraternity is sponsoring a music talent hunt at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18 at ProMusic Conservatory, 105 Nash St. W.

All students are invited to participate in this musical competition by performing classical or semi-classical vocal or instrumental music. A meet and greet is planned for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14 at ProMusic.

For more information, call Willie Williams at 252-234-2979.

Learn about labyrinths at garden talk

Cheryl Patterson will be the speaker for Garden Talks at 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19 at the Wilson Agricultural Center, 1806 Goldsboro St. SW. The talk will be on modern labyrinths.

Brian Center seeking volunteers

The Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation of Wilson is seeking volunteers to assist residents with activities between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Those interested are asked to call Belinda Artis at 252-237-6300 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or visit the Brian Center at 2501 Downing St.

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