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Aging

  1. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Seymour

    April 11, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Seymour Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document; or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  2. Nature Trail Walks - Blackwood Farm Park

    April 11, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Enjoy a spring hike around this historic farm and Orange County park. The forest walk encircles the farm and provides remarkable scenic views of the rolling fields, large pond, and farmstead. Walk along a portion of the old roadbed that once linked Chapel Hill and Hillsborough. Time will also permit a tour of the historic Blackwood family farm building complex with interpretive signage and interesting photography. Spanish speakers join us on April 11; an interpreter will accompany us on the walk. About Hollow Rock Nature Park: http://www.orangecountync.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/Hollow-Rock-Nature-Park-6. Trail Distance: 1.5 miles ; Trail Difficulty: Easy, with uneven surfaces. Leader: Rich Shaw, retired Orange County Land Conservation Manager. Rain date: May 7. Pick up Times/Locations: 9:00 a.m. – Passmore Center, 103 Meadowlands Dr., Hillsborough 9:30 a.m. – Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Rd., Chapel Hill

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  3. Domestic Violence Lunch & Learn - Seymour

    April 11, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Seymour Center

    Did you know that domestic violence affects every age group, including older adults? It does not discriminate and is present throughout the life span. In this session, you will learn more about domestic violence among older adults. Guest speakers will share key concepts, research, statistical data, and videos related to older adult domestic violence. Refreshments will be served.

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  4. Retirement for Boomers and Retirees - Passmore

    April 11, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Passmore Center

    It’s never too late or too early to learn about growing your money. Planning for your retirement and making sure that your money will last is a daunting task. Join us and discover how you can make wise decisions for the future. Topics include: Foundations of Investing, Focus on Fixed Income, Stocks: The Nuts and Bolts, An Investor’s Tour of Mutual Funds, Preparing for the Unexpected, and Preparing Your Estate Plan. Class Max: 15. Instructor: Jane Clark, Financial Advisor

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  5. Al-Anon Support Group - Passmore

    April 11, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Passmore Center

    Alcoholism affects many people, especially family and friends. There are people all around that may be experiencing the same thing you are right now. This local Al-Anon group can help provide understanding and support. Al Anon is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. By sharing common experiences and applying the Al-Anon principles, families and friends of alcoholics can bring positive changes to their individual situations, whether or not the alcoholic admits the existence of a drinking problem or seeks help.

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Animal Services Events

  1. Spring Into Action (Adoption Special!)

    April 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 @ Animal Services Center

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  2. Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Microchip clinic!

    April 11, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Animal Services Center

    1-year and 3-year rabies vaccinations will be available for $10. Please bring a previous rabies certificate in order to get the 3-year vaccine. Microchips also available for $35. Please bring all pets on leashes or in carriers.

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Board of County Commissioners (BOCC)

  1. Healthy Carolinians of Orange County

    April 11, 2019, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ TBD

    Contact: Ashley Rawlinson

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Library

  1. Brain Lab | Main Library | Grades 3-5

    April 11, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Explore the world of neuroscience through some mind-blowing experiments, models and activities.

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  2. Turning Rituals Into Rewards | Main Library | Middle & High School & Adults

    April 11, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    The Kiwanis Club of Hillsborough, with the support of the Hillsborough Running Club and the Orange County Library will host this free event for students, parents, and anyone interested in the benefits of following positive daily rituals. Tom Carr, president of the local Kiwanis Club and vice president of the Hillsborough Running Club will present this fast-paced, informative and humorous program. Tom was a local educator for over thirty years in Orange County Schools and recently served on the Orange County School Board. He will share his personal story on how he has utilized daily rituals. A voracious reader, writer, and runner, Tom has kept daily journals of his activity for the last thirty-seven years. Tom will provide numerous tips to help adults and young people get off to a good start on their road to journaling success. At the end of the presentation participants will receive their own unique booklet.

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