Jul
11
Fri
59th Annual Grandfather Mountain Highland Games @ Grandfather Mountain
Jul 11 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 13 @ 4:00 PM

Brawny athletes, delicate dancers, noisy bagpipe band parades, rocking Celtic music and a spectacular highland setting makes this colorful celebration of Scottish culture the best highland games in America. Camping is available on a first come, first served basis. Admission charged.

Jul
13
Sun
Sunflix Theater Movie – Word and Pictures @ Sunrise Theater
Jul 13 @ 2:30 PM – 4:15 PM

Words and Pictures stars Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, and Bruce Davison. It revolves around an art instructor and an English teacher who form a rivalry that creates a school competition where students decide whether pictures or words are more important.

Sangha in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh @ Congregational Church
Jul 13 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Sangha in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh every Sunday. Includes sitting meditation, walking meditation, and discussion of Thich Nhat Hanh teachings.  The Community of Mindfullness in the Pines – meets at the Congregational Church, 895 Linden Rd., Pinehurst (across from Eliotts).  Free and open to the public. Donations welcome.

Deep Chatham @ The Rooster's Wife
Jul 13 @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM

“Deep Chatham” is a band that offers a Tellico. unbridled, organic, Appalachiacana sound.  Doors open at 6:00pm, performance starts at 6:45.  Cost: $15 in advance or $20 at the door, tickets can be purchased online. 

Jul
14
Mon
112th Women’s North and South Amateur Championship @ Pinehurst Resort & Country Club (No. 8)
Jul 14 – Jul 19 all-day

Two years after the Men’s Championship began in 1900, the Women’s Championship was born and will celebrate its 112th year in 2014. It has become one of the most sought after women’s amateur titles and routinely displays the talents of players who are seen competing on the LPGA.

Play on Pinehurst No. 8. For more information on formats, sign up or other related data, please call the Tournament Office.

Kamp Kidworks @ Pinehurst Elementary & FirstHealth Center for Health & Fitness
Jul 14 @ 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

The Pinehurst Parks and Recreation Department will hold two 1/2 day Kamp Kidworks camps (8 weeks) this summer. One camp will be held at Pinehurst Elementary School, 100 Dundee Rd., and the other camp will be co-sponsored with FirstHealth Center for Health and Fitness and we will utilize their facility. These 1/2 day day camps have a ton of fun in store for your little camper! Daily activities provide adventure, wonder and fun in a safe, supervised program. Crafts, games, sports, swimming and more will highlight mornings of excitement. Registration can be done separately for each one week session that your child will attend and can be done at www.pinehurstnc.org. Drop-off is no earlier than 7:30am and campers must be picked up by 12:30pm. A non-refundable $15/week deposit is due at the time of registration. A fee will be charged for any child picked up late. No lunch will be served and youth should bring a snack each day. Registration will be open until camp is full. The first two weeks and the last week will be held at FirstHealth only. There will be no camp June 30-July 4. Pinehurst Elementary Cost: $42 residents; $63 non-residents. FirstHealth Cost: $39 residents; $59 non-residents.

Stroller Strides @ Rassie Whicker Park
Jul 14 @ 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Stroller Strides is a total fitness program that moms can do with their babies. It includes power walking & running with intervals of strength and body toning exercises using exercise tubing, the stroller and the environment. Taught by certified and specially trained fitness instructors, it is a great workout for any level of exerciser. Class meets every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Rassie Wicker Park in Pinehurst. This unique program also provides moms with the opportunity to meet other moms, engage in weekly playgroups with their babies, and enjoy monthly Mom’s Night Out. This is free and open to the public. 

Calling All Artists!
Jul 14 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Deadline for submitting artwork for the 34th Fine Arts Festiva of Moore County.  Artwork must be delivered between July 14 – 19.

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2014 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (deadline for entry):  July 14-19, 2014
Awards Notification:  All winners will be phoned and/or emailed by July 29, 2014.
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5-7 p.m.
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony:  Friday, August 1, 2014, 6-8 p.m.
Exhibition Dates:  August 1-29, 2014.
Final Art Removal Date:  September 2, 2014.

Signups for 2014 SP Youth Baseball @ Campbell House, Southern Pines
Jul 14 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Sponsored by the Southern Pines Recreation & Parks.  For 9-10 year olds as of 8/1/14.  Fee: $10 resident; $25 non-resident.  Player clinic is on August 23 from 9:00-10:30am.  Practices and games hild on Monday & Thursday nights and Saturday afternoons at Memorial Field A & B, from mid-September through October.  League emphasis is on learning baseball fundamentals, teamwork and sportsmanship.  

Weekly Parenting Class @ Life Care Pregnancy Center
Jul 14 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

For moms who are pregnant and/or have a child under the age of one year.  One-on-One sessions available.  Contact Life Care Pregnancy Center for more information. 

Sail Around the Mediterranean @ Weymouth Center for the Arts & Humanities
Jul 14 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The Women of Weymouth meeting/luncheon will be catered by Elliott’s on Linden, featuring delicious food and wines from the region. More information to follow.

Al-Anon Meeting @ Emmanuel Episcopal Church
Jul 14 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Al-Anon offers strength and hope for family and friends of problem drinkers.  Join us for meetings every Monday from noon – 1PM at Emmanuel Episcopal Church. 

Post-Deployment Support Group @ FirstHealth Behavior @ Moore Regional Hospital
Jul 14 @ 12:00 PM

Come take part in the post-deployment support group that is offered every Monday at FirstHealth Behavioral, Specialty Centers Building, Moore Regional Hospital.  For more information or confidential appointment call 910-715-1535 or 910-715-3370.

Weight Watchers Meeting @ St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church
Jul 14 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Weight Watcher’s Support Group meets weekly on Mondays, from 5-6PM. 

Summer Outdoor Jazz Band Concert @ Boyd Library Green @ Sandhills Community College
Jul 14 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Enjoy the second in the series of Summer Outdoor Concerts by the College Jazz Band.  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy tunes under the shade of the pines in the beautiful lawn area in the center of campus.  Free and all are welcome.  Dinner can be purchased beginning at 5:30.  In the event of rain, show will be in Owens Auditorium.

Al-Anon Meeting @ First Baptist Church
Jul 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Family and friends of problem drinkers come together every Monday from 7-8PM. This meeting offers strength and hope. 
Meetings every Monday from 7 pm to 8 pm.  

Sandhills Photography Club @ Theatre of the Hannah Marie Bradshaw Activities Center of the O'Neal School
Jul 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The Sandhills Photography Club was started in 1983 to provide a means of improving members’ photographic skills and technical knowledge, for the exchange of information, and, by club activity, to develop membership potential and public interest in the art of photography.

Meetings alternate between programs, competitions, and field-trip presentations. Workshops and field trips round out our activities. Guests are always welcome!

Sunflix Theater Movie – Word and Pictures @ The Sunrise Theater
Jul 14 @ 7:30 PM – 9:15 PM

An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important.

Words and Pictures Stars:Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Bruce Davison

Jul
15
Tue
Moore County Women’s Amateur Golf Tournament @ Pinehurst Country Club
Jul 15 @ 6:30 AM – 1:00 PM

The 2014 Moore County Women’s Amateur Event is open to all women ages 16+ by day of play with USGA Handicap Index. Two-day stroke play tournament.

Kamp Kidworks @ Pinehurst Elementary & FirstHealth Center for Health & Fitness
Jul 15 @ 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

The Pinehurst Parks and Recreation Department will hold two 1/2 day Kamp Kidworks camps (8 weeks) this summer. One camp will be held at Pinehurst Elementary School, 100 Dundee Rd., and the other camp will be co-sponsored with FirstHealth Center for Health and Fitness and we will utilize their facility. These 1/2 day day camps have a ton of fun in store for your little camper! Daily activities provide adventure, wonder and fun in a safe, supervised program. Crafts, games, sports, swimming and more will highlight mornings of excitement. Registration can be done separately for each one week session that your child will attend and can be done at www.pinehurstnc.org. Drop-off is no earlier than 7:30am and campers must be picked up by 12:30pm. A non-refundable $15/week deposit is due at the time of registration. A fee will be charged for any child picked up late. No lunch will be served and youth should bring a snack each day. Registration will be open until camp is full. The first two weeks and the last week will be held at FirstHealth only. There will be no camp June 30-July 4. Pinehurst Elementary Cost: $42 residents; $63 non-residents. FirstHealth Cost: $39 residents; $59 non-residents.

Community Appearance Commission @ Pinehurst Village Hall
Jul 15 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

The Community Appearance Commission (CAC) reviews and makes recommendations regarding plans for single family homes and fences.  The Community Appearance Commission meets at the sub-committee level with developers in the Assembly Hall of Village Hall located at 395 Magnolia Road. Inspections by Commission members are done after the developers’ meetings. Each sub-commitee works two consecutive weeks and takes off the third week. On the first Tuesday of each month, the entire Commission meets at 8:00 am in the Council Conference room of the Village Hall. 

Calling All Artists!
Jul 15 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Deadline for submitting artwork for the 34th Fine Arts Festiva of Moore County.  Artwork must be delivered between July 14 – 19.

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2014 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (deadline for entry):  July 14-19, 2014
Awards Notification:  All winners will be phoned and/or emailed by July 29, 2014.
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5-7 p.m.
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony:  Friday, August 1, 2014, 6-8 p.m.
Exhibition Dates:  August 1-29, 2014.
Final Art Removal Date:  September 2, 2014.

Zumba Gold @ Great Shape for Women Fitness
Jul 15 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Zumba Gold is a slower paced dance class geared for the beginner or Seniors. Enjoy exercise at a pace that you can enjoy and that you can have fun with., 

Senior & Adult Chair Exercise @ Aberdeen Recreation Station
Jul 15 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Exercise for Seniors is a very important part to our well being when it comes to our health and wellness.  By getting up in the morning and exercising you have just boosted your metabolism, alertness, and energy levels.  Benefits to chair exercising includes the increase of muscle strength, circulation, range of motion, and puts you on the right track to a healthier lifestyle.

Yoga @ Fair Barn
Jul 15 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Learn a gentle, but challenging approach to yoga including proper breathing, gentle stretching, gradual strengthening, mental focus, and the art of relaxation. This class is for beginners and those who want a gentle, mindful yoga practice. All participants will need to bring a yoga mat and a towel. Yoga is done in bare feet, so please wear comfortable clothing that allows for flexibility. Pre-registration is required. Cost: $30 residents; $60 non-residents.

Lunch and Game Day @ Douglass Community Center
Jul 15 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Participants bring their lunch and enjoy fun activities.  Card games, board games and the Wii will be available for you to enjoy with your children and entire family. 

American Ballroom Dance Class @ Liberty Place
Jul 15 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

American Ballroom Dance Classes. Liberty Place, 214 East Washington St, Rockingham, N.C. 28379 Downtown on US 1, next to Fidelity Bank. No reservation or appointment is necessary. Come join us! 

Sandhills “MeetUp” for Singles @ Social 165
Jul 15 @ 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Get ready, Get psyched, Get on the move & Get Out…to Celebrate the Sandhills Singles kick-off “MeetUp”.  The Sandhills Singles 40-60′s Social Scene, the newest, greatest singles outlet for like-minded adults on our new home turf. 1/2 price wine, open mic night, free appetizer raffles & more. Come on out, don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to find new friends, fun & activities with us.

Sunflix Theater Movie – Word and Pictures @ The Sunrise Theater
Jul 15 @ 7:30 PM – 9:15 PM

An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important.

Words and Pictures Stars:Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Bruce Davison

Al-Anon Meeting @ Aberdeen Building
Jul 15 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Al-Anon offers strength and hope for family and friends of problem drinkers.
Meetings are held every Tuesday from 8 pm – 9 pm.  

Open Mic Night @ Social 165
Jul 15 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Need practice? Come enjoy open mic night at Social 165 on Tuesdays from 8PM -11PM. These are practice sessions for musicians and have no cover. Also enjoy 1/2 price wine night.

Jul
16
Wed
Kamp Kidworks @ Pinehurst Elementary & FirstHealth Center for Health & Fitness
Jul 16 @ 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

The Pinehurst Parks and Recreation Department will hold two 1/2 day Kamp Kidworks camps (8 weeks) this summer. One camp will be held at Pinehurst Elementary School, 100 Dundee Rd., and the other camp will be co-sponsored with FirstHealth Center for Health and Fitness and we will utilize their facility. These 1/2 day day camps have a ton of fun in store for your little camper! Daily activities provide adventure, wonder and fun in a safe, supervised program. Crafts, games, sports, swimming and more will highlight mornings of excitement. Registration can be done separately for each one week session that your child will attend and can be done at www.pinehurstnc.org. Drop-off is no earlier than 7:30am and campers must be picked up by 12:30pm. A non-refundable $15/week deposit is due at the time of registration. A fee will be charged for any child picked up late. No lunch will be served and youth should bring a snack each day. Registration will be open until camp is full. The first two weeks and the last week will be held at FirstHealth only. There will be no camp June 30-July 4. Pinehurst Elementary Cost: $42 residents; $63 non-residents. FirstHealth Cost: $39 residents; $59 non-residents.

Stroller Strides @ Rassie Whicker Park
Jul 16 @ 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Stroller Strides is a total fitness program that moms can do with their babies. It includes power walking & running with intervals of strength and body toning exercises using exercise tubing, the stroller and the environment. Taught by certified and specially trained fitness instructors, it is a great workout for any level of exerciser. Class meets every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Rassie Wicker Park in Pinehurst. This unique program also provides moms with the opportunity to meet other moms, engage in weekly playgroups with their babies, and enjoy monthly Mom’s Night Out. This is free and open to the public. 

Calling All Artists!
Jul 16 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Deadline for submitting artwork for the 34th Fine Arts Festiva of Moore County.  Artwork must be delivered between July 14 – 19.

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2014 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (deadline for entry):  July 14-19, 2014
Awards Notification:  All winners will be phoned and/or emailed by July 29, 2014.
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5-7 p.m.
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony:  Friday, August 1, 2014, 6-8 p.m.
Exhibition Dates:  August 1-29, 2014.
Final Art Removal Date:  September 2, 2014.

Sangha – Thich Nhat Hanh Tradition @ Raven's Wing Healing Center
Jul 16 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Sangha in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh is offered every Wednesday from 9-10:30AM at Raven’s Wing Healing Center. This program includes a 30 minute sitting meditation, 15 minute walking meditation, discussion of teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh, and Dharma Sharing.

Sandhill Farmer’s Market @ Village Center
Jul 16 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

The Sandhills Farmers Market is open two days a week from April through September. On Saturdays, the market will be in the parking lot of the Village Center. On Wednesdays, it will be setting up at 10 Village Way near the picnic shelter in Cannon Park. 

Summer Art Class @ Artists League of the Sandhills
Jul 16 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Come out and enjoy an art class with Artist Betty Hendrix. For only $55, you can learn how to use oil pastels in your own way with the Finding Your Own Style w/Oil Pastels class. 

Preschool Storytime at Southern Pines Public Library @ Southern Pines Public Library
Jul 16 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Tai Chi @ The Fair Barn
Jul 16 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Lee Holbrook will instruct these classes based around the gentle circular movements of Tai Chi. This effective exercise increases body awareness, coordination, and longevity while strengthening immunity. People of all levels can enjoy this peaceful morning workout which can be practiced almost anywhere. 

Children’s Story Time @ Given Memorial Library
Jul 16 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Children and Parents are welcome for story time at the Given Memorial Library.  For more info, please call 910.295.6022visit www.givenmemorial.org

Al-Anon Meeting @ United Methodist Church
Jul 16 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Family and friends of problem drinkers can find strength and hope for their situation. Meetings are held every Wednesday from 7-8PM.

Bingo at the Elks @ Southern PInes Elks Club
Jul 16 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Play Bingo at The Elks. Bingo for the Early Birds starts at 7PM and regular games begin at 7:30PM.

Foobar @ The Cup of Flow
Jul 16 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The Cup of Flow presents “Foobar” on July 16th from 7-10PM. 

Sunflix Theater Movie – Word and Pictures @ The Sunrise Theater
Jul 16 @ 7:30 PM – 9:15 PM

An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important.

Words and Pictures Stars:Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Bruce Davison

Alcoholics Anonymous @ First Baptist Church
Jul 16 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

This is an open discussion, non-smoking meeting.  If you or someone you know is having trouble with alcohol, please come start a new way of life with us – one day at a time.  This is a very unique group for those with children because free,professional childcare is provided for the duration of every meeting.

Alcoholics Anonymous Aberdeen Newcomer’s Group @ The Wilder Building/Aberdeen Community Building
Jul 16 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

The Aberdeen Newcomer’s group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets every Wednesday at 8:00pm.  This is an open discussion, non-smoking meeting.  If you or someone you know is having trouble with alcohol, please come start a new way of life with us – “one day at a time”.

Jul
17
Thu
Kamp Kidworks @ Pinehurst Elementary & FirstHealth Center for Health & Fitness
Jul 17 @ 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

The Pinehurst Parks and Recreation Department will hold two 1/2 day Kamp Kidworks camps (8 weeks) this summer. One camp will be held at Pinehurst Elementary School, 100 Dundee Rd., and the other camp will be co-sponsored with FirstHealth Center for Health and Fitness and we will utilize their facility. These 1/2 day day camps have a ton of fun in store for your little camper! Daily activities provide adventure, wonder and fun in a safe, supervised program. Crafts, games, sports, swimming and more will highlight mornings of excitement. Registration can be done separately for each one week session that your child will attend and can be done at www.pinehurstnc.org. Drop-off is no earlier than 7:30am and campers must be picked up by 12:30pm. A non-refundable $15/week deposit is due at the time of registration. A fee will be charged for any child picked up late. No lunch will be served and youth should bring a snack each day. Registration will be open until camp is full. The first two weeks and the last week will be held at FirstHealth only. There will be no camp June 30-July 4. Pinehurst Elementary Cost: $42 residents; $63 non-residents. FirstHealth Cost: $39 residents; $59 non-residents.

Calling All Artists!
Jul 17 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Deadline for submitting artwork for the 34th Fine Arts Festiva of Moore County.  Artwork must be delivered between July 14 – 19.

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2014 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (deadline for entry):  July 14-19, 2014
Awards Notification:  All winners will be phoned and/or emailed by July 29, 2014.
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5-7 p.m.
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony:  Friday, August 1, 2014, 6-8 p.m.
Exhibition Dates:  August 1-29, 2014.
Final Art Removal Date:  September 2, 2014.

Military Wives Fellowship @ The Village Chapel
Jul 17 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Military Wives Fellowship meets at The Village Chapel. This group provides Christian support and fellowship for the wives of those who serve our country in the military. A nursey is provided.

Senior & Adult Chair Exercise @ Aberdeen Recreation Station
Jul 17 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Exercise for Seniors is a very important part to our well being when it comes to our health and wellness.  By getting up in the morning and exercising you have just boosted your metabolism, alertness, and energy levels.  Benefits to chair exercising includes the increase of muscle strength, circulation, range of motion, and puts you on the right track to a healthier lifestyle.