Destination Summer

2017

Goldsboro News Argus - Destination Summer

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 Destination Summer— 15 There will also be programs for adults, including: • Better Choices Nutrition Series will be at the Goldsboro Library Mondays in May and June, except for May 29, from noon to 1 p.m. Michelle Estrada will teach participants how to make better food choices and delicious healthy recipes. • Real Murders Book Club will meet June 2 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library to discuss the novel "A Wilderness of Error: The Trials of Jeffrey MacDonald" and July 7 from 4 to 5 p.m. to discuss "The Midnight Assassin: The Hunt for America's First Series Killer." • Adulting 101: Know Your Finances) program for ages 18 through 25 will be held June 5 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will learn the essential skills for living in the adult world, like balancing a bank account and setting up a budget. • Adulting 101: Getting a Job pro- gram for ages 18 through 25 will take place at the Goldsboro Library June 12 from 4 to 5 p.m. Participants will learn essential skills for living in the adult world, like how to write a resume. • Legal Aid Clinic: Divorce event will be held at the Goldsboro Library June 15 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Participants will learn the basics of pro-se divorce in North Carolina. • Adulting 101: What is Fake News? program will take place at the Goldsboro Library June 19 from 4 to 5 p.m. Participants will learn how to separate real news from fake. • Adult summer reading program will take place June 20 from 2 to 3 p.m. at Steele Memorial Library. Matthew Whittle with Habitat for Humanity will present a seminar on how Habitat works and how people can volunteer. • A Portable Library: eBooks pro- gram will be held at the Goldsboro Library June 20 from 2 to 3 p.m. Participants will learn how to find, download and read ebooks from the library's free online collection. Register by calling 919-735-1824. • Medicare information session will take place June 21 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library, presented by local insurance expert Mary Anne Powell. • Travels with Julie Beck program will take place at the Goldsboro Library June 21 from 4 to 5 p.m. • African American Poetry: A Celebration event will be held June 22 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library. Lenard Moore, English pro- fessor at the University of Mount Olive, will talk about the great contri- butions of African American poets and read selected poems. • Clean Green! event will be held at the Goldsboro Library June 27 from 3 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to make their home a cleaner, fresher, safer place to live by making their own nontoxic cleaning products. • Adult summer reading, wellness and message therapy, program will take place at Steele Memorial Library June 28 from 2 to 3 p.m. Tana Johnson, a licensed massage thera- pist, will give a program on body well- ness and therapeutic massage. Register by calling 919-299-8105. • Making Homes More Energy- Efficient program will be held June 29 from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library. • Book Discussion: The Life- Changing Magic of Tidying Up pro- gram will take place at the Goldsboro Library July 3 from 6 to 7 p.m. Participants will discuss the book "KonMari Method," which is about a system of organizing possessions so you never have to clean again. • Social Security seminar will take place July 10 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library, presented by Ethel Barnes. • Adulting 101: Moving Out pro- gram for ages 18 through 23 will take place July 10 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will learn essential skills for living in the adult world, like what to expect living in a college dorm. • Adult summer reading program will be held July 11 from 2 to 3 p.m. at Steele Memorial Library. Marsha Quintanilla will teach a Zumba class for beginners and seniors. Register by calling 919-299-8105. • Becoming a Foster Parent pro- gram will take place at the Goldsboro Library July 11 from 2 to 4 p.m. • Be a Voice for a Child: Guardian ad Litem program will be held at the Goldsboro Library July 12 from 3 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to speak up for children suffering abuse and neglect in Wayne County. • Save a Life: Foster a Pet program will be held at the Goldsboro Library July 17 from 4 to 5 p.m. Members of Paw-N-Hand animal rescue will explain how to help homeless pets. • Adult Summer Reading: Credit Repair program will take place at Steele Memorial Library July 18 from 2 to 3 p.m. Lee Hulse will tell partici- pants how to repair their credit. • Medicare information session will be held July 19 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library, presented by Mary Anne Powell. • Build a Better World: Volunteer Fair will take place July 22 at the Goldsboro Library from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. • Book Discussion: The Happiness Project will be held July 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library. • Adulting 101: Cooking on a Budget program for ages 18 through 25 will be held at the Goldsboro Library July 31 from 4 to 5 p.m. Michelle Estrada will show partici- pants how to cook quick, easy meals on a college budget. Continued from 14 Library Cruise the Neuse, go fishing, go on a field trip at Parks and Rec summer camps By BECKY BARCLAY bbarclay@newsargus.com Goldsboro Parks and Recreation Department will have everything from paddling on the Neuse River to skating to fishing during this year's summer camps. Here's what's been planned: • Cruise the Neuse will take place June 3 at Neuse River Boat Ramp. There will be two heats. The first starts at 8 a.m. and the second will be at 1 p.m. Space is limited to 100 in each heat. Canoes and kayaks are available on a first come, first served basis or you may take your own. Cost is $15 per person. Hot dogs and drinks will be provided. Information and registration: 919- 739-7484 or racesonlilne.com/CruiseTheNeuse. • Farmer's Market will be at Herman Park Center every Wednesday and Friday during the summer. Get fresh produce from local farmers. Information: 919- 739-7484. • Fun Bunch summer day camp for ages 6 through 12 will take place June 12 through Aug. 25 from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Herman Park Center. Campers will do activities like field trips, skating, fishing, sports, games, bowling, swimming and more. Lunch will be provided each day. Cost is $65 per week. Information and registration: 919-739-7480. • WA Foster summer day camp will be held June 12 through Aug. 18 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at WA Foster Center for ages 7 through 13. Campers will have field trips and activities such as swimming, arts and crafts, dancing, game room and more. Lunch will be pro- vided each day. Cost is $20 per week. Information and registra- tion: 919-734-4164. • Youth Fishing summer camp I will be held June 12 through 16 from 8 a.m. to noon for ages 6 through 16. Campers will learn how to fish and visit local ponds and lakes. Fishing instructors will be Russell Stephens and Tyler Ham. Cost is $40 per camper. Information and registration: 919- 739-7480. • Youth Basketball summer camp I and II will take place June 19 through 23 from 9 a.m. to noon for ages 4 through 8 and 1 to 4 p.m. for ages 9 through 17 at Goldsboro High School and WA Foster Center. Campers will learn the fundamentals of basketball. Cost is $40 per camper. Information and registration: 919- 739-7480. • Youth Volleyball summer camp will be held July 10 through 14 from 9 a.m. to noon for students in grades six through nine at WA Foster Center. Cost is $40 per camper. Information and registra- tion: 919-739-7480. • Youth Golf and Tennis sum- mer camp will take place July 17 through 21 for ages 5 through 16 at Herman Park tennis courts and Goldsboro Golf Course. Tennis will be Monday through Wednesday and golf will be Thursday and Friday. Instructors will be Jody Dean and Danny Flowers. Cost is $40 per camper. Information and registration: 919-739-7480. • Youth Baseball summer camp will be held July 24 through 28 from 9 a.m. to noon at Berkeley Park for ages 5 through 12. Campers will learn the fundamen- tals of baseball. Cost is $40 per camper. Information and registra- tion: 919-739-7480. • Beach/Fishing Camp II sum- mer camp will take place July 31 through Aug. 3 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at different beaches in east- ern North Carolina for ages 6 through 16. Campers will learn how to fish. Instructors will be Russell Stephens and Tyler Ham. Cost is $50 per camper. Information: 919-739-7480. • Advanced Golf summer camp will be held Aug. 7 through 11 from 8 a.m. to noon for ages 13 through 17 at Goldsboro Golf Course. Instructor will be Jody Dean. Cost is $40 per camper. Information and registration: 919- 739-7480. Wing cookoff will be held on May 27 A Wings of Wayne Military Appreciation Festival and Wing Cookoff will be held May 27 from 1 to 6 p.m. There will be a wing cookoff, a variety of food, artisan vendors, musi- cal entertainment, a motorcycle ride by Downeast Rolling Thunder and more. For more information, log onto www.wingsofwayne.org.

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