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SMS Holds Fall Festival
Southern Middle School is hosting its first Fall Festival, Friday, Nov. 17, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
There will be games and prizes, cake walks, food, crafts, 20-plus theme baskets up for silent auction, raffle prizes including restaurant gift certificates, a new 20-inch color TV and an MP3 player.
"We will also be holding an indoor yard sale so everyone can take home a few extra treasures," says a spokesman.
There will be activities for all ages. Ticket prices are low due to support from local businesses.
The Moore County Historical Association is hosting an "Everything-Must-Go Tag and Yard Sale," Saturday, Nov. 11, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 325 N. Page St. in Southern Pines.
All new and old inventories (furniture, collectibles, kids' stuff, household items, and much more) reduced 50-75 percent.
For information, call 692-2051 or visit www.moorehistory.com
Tea and Show
Carolina Performing Arts Center and Special Things invite the public to CCNC's Royal Dornoch Ballroom for its fashion show and tea on Sunday, Nov. 12, at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $5 for children and $12 for adults.
Call 695-7898 for reservations and information.
Norris Hodgkins will present a pictorial lecture based on Helen Huttenhauer's book, "Young Southern Pines," on Sunday, Nov. 12, from 2 to 3 p.m., at the Southern Pines Civic Club, 105 S. Ashe St., Southern Pines.
Call 910 692-2051 or visit www.moorehistory.com for further information.
The Carolina Pines Ballroom Dancers will host a dance Saturday, Nov. 11, in Carthage at 105 McReynolds St. The lesson is from 7 to 8 p.m., with a variety of dancing from 8 to 10 p.m.
The cost is $4 for first-time visitors.
"Please bring canned food for donation to the Food Bank," says a spokesman.
Call 949-5500 or 692-5280 for more information.
A contra dance, with Linda Cooper and Big Celtic Fun, will be held Saturday, Nov. 11, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., with a beginners' lesson at 7 p.m.
The event is held at Old West End Gym, Old West End School Road, West End.
The cost is $8 for adult non-members, $6 for teen non-members, veterans and active duty military, $4. Beginners welcome.
For information,, call 947-2086 or visit www.geocities.com/sandhills contradancers.
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