Events


Join us for National Walking Day-Wednesday, April 2

This collaborative event is presented by the Chatham County Parks and Recreation, Chatham County Health Department, Chatham County Council on Aging, Town of Goldston and the Town of Siler City. There will be 10 hikes throughout the day and the first 10 people to sign in at each event location will receive a t-shirt. Click here for Flyer

Locations and Times:

8 am-Southwest District Park, 15124 NC Hwy 902, Bear Creek

8 am-Boling Lane Park, 302 South Fir Avenue, Siler City

8 am-Curt Askins Memorial Park, 355 Golston Glendon Road, Goldston

9 am-Eastern Chatham Senior Center, 365 NC Hwy 87 N, Pittsboro

10:30 am-Western Chatham Senior Center, 112 Village Lake Road, Siler City

Noon-Roberson Creek Greenway, 80 East Street, Pittsboro

Noon-Siler City Health Department Clinic, 1000 S. Tenth Ave., Siler City NC to Paul Braxton Park, 1000 S. Tenth Ave., Siler City

4 pm-Powell Place, Mary Hayes Barber Holmes Park, 304 Old Rock Springs Road, Pittsboro

5:15 pm-Central Carolina Community College Track, 764 West Street, Pittsboro

6 pm-Northeast District Park, 5408 Big Woods Rd., Chapel Hill

 

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Class

The Chatham County Council on Aging seeks residents interested in the Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, an eight-week program to help control arthritis symptoms.

The free program will be offered at the Western Chatham Senior Center at 112 Village Lake Road in Siler City. It begins Tuesday, February 11, 1-2 pm and will continue on Tuesdays and Thursdays for eight weeks.  For more information, contact Marlene Stonecipher at (919) 742-3975.

The free program will be offered at the Pittsboro Senior Center at 365 NC Hwy 87 N in Pittsboro. It begins Monday, February 17, 3:30-4:30 pm and will continue on Mondays and Wednesdays for eight weeks.  For more information, contact Lindsay Hickling at (919) 542-4512.

Class size is limited, so please call to reserve your space. 

 

Come "boogie" with us in Siler City!

Join us for our Friday Dances from 7:30-10:30pm at the Western Chatham Senior Center in Siler City. Live Band. Cost is $8 per person. Doors open at 6:30 pm.

March 7-JR Gainey & Killing Time Band

March 14-Southern Exposure

March 21-Cheyenne

March 28-Jr Gainey & Killing Time Band

April 4-Southern Exposure

April 11-NO DANCE

April 18-COLOURS

April 25-JR Gainey & Killing Time Band

For more information contact Faye Tillman at 919-742-3975.

 

Spring 2014 Hiking Group Schedule

Thursday, January 16, 2014-Mason Farm Biological Reserve-CANCELLED

Wednesday, January 29, 2014-American Tobacco Trail at New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd.-CANCELLED

Tuesday, February 11, 2014-American Tobacco Trail at New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd.

Thursday, February 27, 2014-Bynum Haw River Trail

Thursday, March 13, 2014-Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve

Wednesday, March 26, 2014-Vista Point

Tuesday, April 15, 2014-North Carolina Botanical Garden

Wednesday, May 14, 2014-Briar Chapel Trail System

Thursday, May 29, 2014-Seaforth

2014 Spring Hiking Schedule

For more information, contact Lindsay or Allison at 919-542-4512.