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Community Briefs: Church plans clothing, housewares giveaway

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Freedom Ministries will have a clothing and household items giveaway beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 23 at the Omega Resource Center, 300 Fairview Ave. Free hot dogs and chips will be available.

Church to hold fellowship day

Miracle Deliverance Center, 315 Lodge St., will have a community fellowship day from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 30 with free lunch provided, raffle drawings and children’s games.

Bereavement support group to meet

Wilson Medical Center’s bereavement support group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12 in the hospital’s Wells Fargo conference room.

Daniel family reunion scheduled

BLACK CREEK — Descendants of the late James and Elaphair Daniel will hold a family reunion at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 24 at the Black Creek Community Building on Privett Street. Attendees are asked to bring a picnic lunch. For more information, call Glenda Barnes at 252-243-3350, Betty Jo Greene at 252-230-9316, Debbie Bass at 252-290-5775 or Jean Collier at 252-237-9100.

Tar River Basket Weavers to meet

ROCKY MOUNT — The Tar River Basket Weavers will meet at 4 p.m. for open weave followed their meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 at the Imperial Center Education Building, 270 Gay St. For more information, call Susan Legaj at 252-442-5659.

Human trafficking workshop slated

GREENVILLE — The group Stop Human Trafficking Now will host a free seminar from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 at Sheppard Memorial Library, 503 Evans St.

The Human Trafficking 101 seminar will teach attendees to spot signs of human trafficking and how to report suspicion of human trafficking. The training is free, but registration is required. To register, email kari@encstophumantrafficking.org. A light supper will be provided and certificates of completion will be available.

Hospital to host blood drive

Wilson Medical Center will sponsor a blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 11 in the hospital auditorium. To make an appointment, call Sue Barnes at 252-399-8478.

Breastfeeding prep class planned

A Preparation for Breastfeeding class is scheduled from 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday, July 19 in the Wilson Medical Center auditorium. Admission is free and advance registration is required. For more information, call Jennifer Roberts at 252-399-8887.

Dietitians to lead grocery tour

Wilson Medical Center dietitians will lead a healthful shopping tour of the Food Lion supermarket at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14. Registration is required and space is limited. To sign up, call 252-399-8478.

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