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Authors to speak at senior center

BAILEY — James and Margaret Bailey, authors of “The Country Doctor Museum: Early Medical Practices, Treatments and Medicines” will speak at the Southern Nash Senior Center, 8180 Stoney Hill Church Road, at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26. The senior center is sponsoring the presentation for seniors 60 and older. There is no cost to attend, but advance registration is required due to limited seating. For more information, call 252-235-4314.

Children’s advocacy center to open

ROCKY MOUNT — The Nash, Edgecombe, Wilson Children’s Advocacy Center will hold a grand-opening ceremony from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 116 N. Englewood Drive. The center is part of Children’s Advocacy Centers of North Carolina, which provides services for abused children and is composed of collaborative partners such as local child protective services, law enforcement, prosecutors, medical and mental health providers. For more information, call 252-446-7623.

Spaulding alumni to hold 45th reunion

The C.C. Spaulding Alumni Association will hold its 45-year class reunion Thursday, Aug. 29 through Sunday, Sept. 1 with events in Wilson, Spring Hope and Nashville.

A black-tie affair is planned from 8-11 p.m. Aug. 29, hosted by the class of 1969 at the Darden Alumni Center, 1600 Lipscomb Road E. A fish fry will be held from 7-10 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Spring Hope Community Center, 103 N. May St. The annual banquet is scheduled from 4-6:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at the O.D. Moore Building, 806 S. Alston St., Nashville, followed by dancing from 8 p.m. to midnight at the same location. A family fun day is planned from 3-7 p.m. Sept. 1 at the Old Teachers’ Home in Spring Hope.

The alumni association preserves the legacy of the former C.C. Spaulding High School in Spring Hope. For more information, call 252-478-3376.

Church to host gospel concert

SPRING HOPE — Free Union Free Will Baptist Church, 3534 Macedonia Road, will feature Southern gospel singing group His Voice in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

Justice tractor show scheduled

SPRING HOPE — Duke Memorial Baptist Church and the Justice Volunteer Fire Department will sponsor the 20th annual Justice Community Antique Tractor, Car and Engine Show Friday, Sept. 6, and Saturday, Sept. 7. Special events include a parade of cars and tractors, music, events for children, a swap meet and silent auction. Spaghetti plates will be available for $7 each beginning at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 6. The show will end at noon Sept. 7.

The tractor show and community festival will take place at 3976 N.C. 581 N. outside Spring Hope. For more information, call Linda Aycock at 919-853-2925.

Chamber plans community yard sale

SPRING HOPE — The Spring Hope Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a community yard sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, in the downtown depot area.

The sale is open to individuals, organizations and retail vendors. Spaces are on a first-pick basis at registration. Spaces 1-20 must be filled before spaces 21-40 will be available. Commercial vendors are required to register in advance for the Pine Street marketplace, with 12-foot by 12-foot spaces available for $10 each.

For more information, call the chamber at 252-478-1919.

COMMUNITY CALENDAR listings are published free of charge as a public service of The Enterprise. The submission deadline is noon Monday for each Wednesday’s edition. Email listings to jmills.enterprise@wilsontimes.com with “Community Calendar” in the subject line.

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