CALENDAR FOR JAN. 23

Jan. 23, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

TODAY

• Story time for preschoolers will be held at 11 a.m. at the Main Library, 107 Hawkins Ave., Sanford. This week's theme will be “Happy Birthday!” For more information, please call Delisa Williams at (919) 718-4665.

• The Triangle Down Syndrome Network will hold a Sandhills Get Together at 6:30 p.m. at Elizabeth's Pizza, located in the Riverbirch Shopping Center just off of the Spring Lane exit in Sanford. The purpose of the gathering is to connect parents in Cumberland, Moore, Chatham and Lee counties. Each guest is responsible for his own bill. Please RSVP to rsvp@triangledownsyndrome.org.

• Chamber Membership 101, a free, informational seminar about what the Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce does and how it can be a useful tool for businesses, will be held at 11:45 a.m. at the chamber, 211 S. Steele St., Sanford. RSVP to (919) 775-7341. See http://www.sanford-nc.com to learn more.

• Lee County Schools Superintendent Andy Bryan will hold a meet-and-greet session at 5:30 p.m. at SanLee Middle School, 2309 Tramway Road, Sanford.

• The Temple Theatre will present “Black Pearl Sings” at 2 and 7 p.m. at the theater, 120 Carthage St., Sanford. Tickets can be purchased by phone or in person through the box office ( (919) 774-4155) or online via www.templeshows.com. Prices range from $23 for a regular adult ticket to $13 for children/students. Discounts available for military, Lee County educators and groups of 10 or more ($19 per person).

• The Broadway Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Feedmeal Restaurant.

• Certified enrollment volunteers offer help with healthcare signup each week at Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro. Today's session is at noon in the computer lab. Assistance is free and available to anyone; no appointment is necessary. In order to enroll in healthcare at the time of their visit, those applying for healthcare coverage should bring social security numbers (or document numbers for legal immigrants) for everyone in the household needing insurance coverage, employer and income information (W-2 forms, Wage and Tax statements or pay stubs) for everyone in the household needing coverage and policy numbers for any current health insurance plans covering members of the household. The volunteer program is sponsored by the League of Women Voters, UNC Healthcare and Get Covered America. For more information or a complete schedule of enrollment days and times, call the library at (919) 545-8084.

FRIDAY

• The Temple Theatre will present “Black Pearl Sings” at 8 p.m. at the theater, 120 Carthage St., Sanford. Tickets can be purchased by phone or in person through the box office ( (919) 774-4155) or online via www.templeshows.com. Prices range from $23 for a regular adult ticket to $13 for children/students. Discounts available for military, Lee County educators and groups of 10 or more ($19 per person).

SATURDAY

• The South Chatham Ruritans will hold their annual chili cookoff from 4-6 p.m. at the Goldston Fire Department. Proceeds benefit Chatham Central scholarships. The cost is $7 per person, which includes chili, grilled cheese, beverage and a dessert. To enter, drop off two quarts of chili in a crockpot by 2 p.m.; winners will be announced at 4 p.m. The entry fee is $10. Categories are regular, with beans, white and vegetarian. The winners in each category will receive a trophy.

• The Temple Theatre will present “Black Pearl Sings” at 8 p.m. at the theater, 120 Carthage St., Sanford. Tickets can be purchased by phone or in person through the box office ( (919) 774-4155) or online via www.templeshows.com. Prices range from $23 for a regular adult ticket to $13 for children/students. Discounts available for military, Lee County educators and groups of 10 or more ($19 per person).

• Lee County Arts Council invites people to turn wine bottles into indoor or outdoor lamps from 1-4 p.m. at the council office, located in the Steele Street Mall in Sanford. Wine bottles will be available, but those with one they would like to use are welcome to bring it. The project should take no more than an hour to complete, and participants can come in any time during those three hours. The cost is $12 for an outdoor bottle and $15 for an indoor bottle (based on the hardware used). Call (919) 774-6139 to sign up, or email at leecountyarts@gmail.com.

SUNDAY

• The Temple Theatre will present “Black Pearl Sings” at 2 p.m. at the theater, 120 Carthage St., Sanford. Tickets can be purchased by phone or in person through the box office ( (919) 774-4155) or online via www.templeshows.com. Prices range from $23 for a regular adult ticket to $13 for children/students. Discounts available for military, Lee County educators and groups of 10 or more ($19 per person).

• An information session and campus tours will be held from 2–4 p.m. for all families interested in learning more about The O’Neal School. During the information session, families will have the opportunity to hear from and speak with Headmaster Alan Barr, Director of Admissions Alice Droppers, the division directors, faculty and current O’Neal parents and students. For more information about enrollment to The O’Neal School, please call Director of Admissions Alice Droppers at (910) 692-6920 or see www.ONealSchool.org.