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Fall Litter Sweep Set
Keep Moore County Beautiful, Inc. is gearing up for the annual Fall Litter Sweep, which is the statewide roadside cleanup drive scheduled through Sept. 30.
Those interested in helping Keep Moore County Beautiful may come out on Saturday, Sept. 23, at 8 a.m., to the Belk parking lot facing U.S. 15-501 and meet some of the board members while assisting with this highway cleanup.
Sandhills Little Theatre presents "The Music Man" Friday, Sept. 22, Saturday, Sept. 23, and Sunday, Sept. 24, at Owens Auditorium, SCC.
For ticket information and times, call 281-0661.
'Meet and Greet'
The Sandhills Woman's Exchange, a nonprofit organization, will host a "Meet and Greet" coffee for volunteers on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at 10 a.m., in the log cabin at 15 Azalea Road in Pinehurst.
All current and prospective volunteers are invited to attend.
Due to increasing business at the Exchange, the following additional volunteers are needed: sales associates, dining room hostesses, general office and consignment assistance, landscape and yard maintenance.
"Call the Exchange at 295-4677 and let us know if you will attend," says a spokesman.
A "Soccer Shootout" will be held at the Southern Pines Elks Club Saturday, Sept. 23, from 9 to 11 a.m. The competition is open for ages 5 to 13.
There is no entry fee.
Refreshments will be served to the children who enter the contest.
Call 692-7375 for information.
There will be an antique auto show, Saturday, Sept. 23, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Pinehurst Harness Track, N.C. 5.
Admission is free.
The show is sponsored by the Sandhills Chapter of the AACA and the Village of Pinehurst Parks and Recreation Department.
For information, call 949-2420 or 281-3459.
Tickets are still available for Richard Simmons' two-hour Sept. 23 session at the Carolina Hotel that features an hour-long light, fun aerobics class, followed by a nutrition and health talk, question-and-answer time and autographs.
The event is scheduled from 8 to 10 a.m.
The $50 ticket includes light refreshments.
Call 910-235-8304 for advance tickets and information, or purchase at the door of the Carolina Hotel Grand Ballroom by 7:45 a.m. Saturday morning.
A concert by the Artie Shaw Orchestra will benefit FirstHealth Hospice Foundation at Pinecrest High School, Saturday, Sept. 23, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., sponsored by Sears.
Tickets are $15.
Call 295-1597 for information.
Robbins First Baptist Church is hosting "Roy Phillips Day" at 651 Hemp St., Robbins, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Saturday, Sept. 23 (rain date will be Oct. 7).
There will be a car show with judging starting at 10 a.m., a silent auction, gospel singing, and a food and bake sale.
All proceeds benefit Roy Phillips. For more information, call 948-2768.
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