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Groundbreaking for 9/11 First Responders Memorial in Pittsboro on March 28Groundbreaking for 9/11 First Responders Memorial in Pittsboro on March 28
[Mar. 28, 2014] The Chatham County 9/11 First Responders Memorial Foundation Corporation wants everyone to know that its members are on the move with plans to build a First Responders Memorial and residents can help get the project off to a successful start. A groundbreaking has been scheduled for Friday, March 28, 2014 at 1 pm at the memorial site, which is located on 15/501 just south of the traffic circle in Pittsboro, across from the Pittsboro Fire Department. Bring a shovel to be part of the event.
Also: Chatham County to host tenth anniversary tribute to 9-11 victims and first responders
 
Volunteers needed for Clean Jordan Lake’s March 15 cleanupVolunteers needed for Clean Jordan Lake’s March 15 cleanup
[Feb. 28, 2014] On Saturday, March 15, Clean Jordan Lake volunteers will participate for the fifth year in the Haw River Assembly’s annual Clean-Up-A-Thon. Fran DiGiano, president of Clean Jordan Lake, said “while other groups remove trash along the Haw River from Greensboro to Bynum, our volunteers are assigned to stretches of the Haw River Arm of the lake.”
 
2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Series2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Series
[Feb. 23, 2014] Now in its fifth year, Exploring Nature in Chatham series is offered by Chatham Conservation Partnership (CCP) with Central Carolina Community College (CCCC) to promote conservation of Chatham's natural resources and the college's Ecotourism program. Trips are open to the general public. See registration information for each trip since there may be a charge or maximum group size. All events are free unless otherwise noted. Please register by calling 919-545-8044 Monday through Friday at Central Carolina Community College's Continuing Education department.
 
Chatham Journal's 25 most popular Chathamcentric videos of 2013Chatham Journal's 25 most popular Chathamcentric videos of 2013
[Jan. 17, 2014] Here's a compilation of the 25 most popular Chatham County videos posted on the Chatham Journal YouTube channe.
Also: Chatham Journal YouTube Channel
 
Chatham County public libraries to hold public comment sessions
[Jan. 12, 2014] All three branches of Chatham County Public Libraries will hold public comment sessions on Monday, January 13 and Tuesday, January 14. All county residents are invited to attend a session at the library they use most often. The sessions are part of a project to plan programs and services for the next few years, and will be moderated by Phil Barton, an independent library consultant. By Jennifer Gillis
 
Chatham County Solid Waste & Recycling is offering free Christmas tree recyclingChatham County Solid Waste & Recycling is offering free Christmas tree recycling
[Jan. 1, 2014] The Chatham County Solid Waste & Recycling Division is offering free Christmas Tree Recycling at the Main Facility for a limited time. County residents may bring their real trees from 7 am to 3:30 pm on the following dates at no charge
 
Christmas Eve service at Chatham County courthouseChristmas Eve service at Chatham County courthouse
[Dec. 24, 2013] What better way to celebrate Christmas than with a Christmas Eve service in the historic but newly renovated courthouse? The Church of the Holy Trinity, Chatham invites Chatham County folks and their families to the courthouse on the traffic circle of downtown Pittsboro on Tuesday, December 24 at 6pm.
 
Chatham County animal shelter featured on Humane Society facebook pageChatham County animal shelter featured on Humane Society facebook page
[Dec. 11, 2013] The Humane Society of North Carolina recently visited the Chatham County animal shelter to meet the animals and staff. Photos of their tour, including several of adoptable pets, are featured on their Facebook page, which can be found by searching for “The Humane Society of the United States - North Carolina” in Facebook. More photos and stories are available on the North Carolina Voters for Animal Welfare’s Facebook page, which also profiled the shelter.
 
Ninth annual 5K Reindeer Run/Walk set for December 14Ninth annual 5K Reindeer Run/Walk set for December 14
[Dec. 10, 2013] On Saturday, December 14, 2013, community members, partners and volunteers with the Active Chatham Coalition will join together for the Ninth Annual 5K Reindeer Run/Walk plus the 1-mile Rudolph’s Family Fun Run in Pittsboro, NC. The race will start promptly at 8:00 a.m. at the Central Carolina Community College campus, where runners and walkers will begin the 3.1 mile USATF certified 5K course on the T.H.A.N.K.S. trail, run through scenic downtown Pittsboro and finish at the community college.
 
Siler City Christmas parade takes place on Thursday night at 7 pmSiler City Christmas parade takes place on Thursday night at 7 pm
[Dec. 5, 2013] Join your neighbors and friends in downtown Siler City on December 5 at 7 p.m. for the always treasured Siler City Christmas Parade. This year's parade theme is "The Star Spangled Christmas."
 
Chatham County Partnership For Children featured at next Wake-Up WednesdayChatham County Partnership For Children featured at next Wake-Up Wednesday
[Nov. 12, 2013] Meeting professionals at Wake-Up Wednesday connects you with other go-getters in the community and is a great forum for spreading news about your business and mission. Networking begins at 8 am, at the Carolina Brewery in Pittsboro. The program runs from 8:30-9:30 am. Admission is $5. By Lesley Landis
 
Librarian & Educator Appreciation Night at McIntyre's Books in FearringtonLibrarian & Educator Appreciation Night at McIntyre's Books in Fearrington
[Oct. 15, 2013] Join McIntyre’s Books in Fearrington Village on Wednesday, October 16 for a night dedicated to celebrating books and education. The event with feature information on new titles and common core resources for K-12.
 
Medication disposal dropoff in Goldston on October 12Medication disposal dropoff in Goldston on October 12
[Oct. 9, 2013] What can I do to get rid of old prescription medication in my home? This is a question that Sheriff Richard Webster has heard many times. In his effort to address the issue, the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office has teamed up with Chatham Drug Free to offer a solution. Debuting on Saturday, October 12 2013, at the Goldston Old Fashioned Day will be a new drop box where citizens can dispose of any unwanted medications that may have gone out of date or are no longer needed.
 
Siler City Senior Center Earns Certification as NC Center of Excellence
[Oct. 7, 2013] The Chatham County Council on Aging announces that the Western Chatham Senior Center in Siler City has been certified as a NC Senior Center of Excellence by the NC Division of Aging and Adult Services. By Debra Henzey
 
Chatham senior hikers will meet on October 11 at the NC Zoo
[Oct. 7, 2013] The Senior Hikers will meet again on Friday, October 11 at the NC Zoo. If you want to carpool, meet at the Pittsboro Senior Center at 9:30 am-otherwise, they will meet at 10:30 am on the African side. There is an entrance fee of $9-$10 for those over 62 years old depending on the size of the group. (It is $9 for senior groups with 15 or more people). By Megan Coggins

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