Wednesday, August 31, 2011

TODAY!!! 9th Annual Boomer, Senior & Caregiver Expo!

Be sure to attend the 9th Annual Boomer, Senior & Caregiver Expo TODAY Wednesday, August 31, 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. FREE ADMISSION, HEALTH SCREENINGS, MINI SEMINARS and much more! See below schedule of events for more information. If you have questions call 776-0501 ext. 2201.

Monday, August 29, 2011

The Center Post

The September 2011 edition of the Enrichment Center's monthly newsletter, The Center Post, is now available!  Click here to read or download!

Aug. 26, 2011 Special Called Meeting of the Board of Commissioners

The Lee County Board of Commissioners met in a special called meeting on August 26, 2011.  Click here to view action taken at said meeting. 

Thursday, August 25, 2011

FDA-USDA Hurricane Preparedness (English and Spanish)

The FDA and USDA are providing consumers with vital information concerning food and water safety during an emergency and how to prepare for an emergency before, during, and after the emergency has occurred. 

Please click below to read:

Food and Water Safety During Hurricanes, Power Outages, and Floods--What Consumers Need to Know

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

FDA - USDA Hurricane Preparednss Guide

The below link is a guide that will help prepare us for the potential impending hurricane.  Please review and share this post with others.

Hurricane Preparedness Guide

A Taste to Remember

Join us on Sunday, September 11 at Carolina Trace Country Club for "A Taste to Remember" with proceeds benefiting the Enrichment Center's Helping Fund to assist older adults in crisis situations. This event is sponsored by Liberty Home Care and Hospice Services and Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of Lee County. Click here for more details!

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

8-26-2011 Special Meeting of the Board of Commissioners

The Lee County Board of Commissioners will hold a special called meeting on Friday, August 26, 2011, beginning at 8:30 a.m., to consider an Economic Development Administration (EDA) Grant from the Department of Commerce.  The grant will be used for public infrastructure and building renovation to support the expansion of Caterpillar's Lee County campus.  The meeting is open to the public and will be held in the Commissioners' Room, Lee County Government Center, 106 Hillcrest Drive, Sanford, NC.

Monday, August 22, 2011


Lee County will be holding the fall 2011 LITTER SWEEP roadside cleanup between September 17 - October 1, 2011.  If you are interested in assisting with the cleanup, please contact the local Department of Transportation office at 910-944-7621 for more details.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Online Survey for San-Lee Park Summer Camps

Please click the below link and take a brief online survey for Lee County Parks and Recreation.

Online Survey

2011 Sales Assessment Ratio Report

The Lee County Tax Office has prepared its annual Sales Assessment Ratio Report.  It gives an overview of the NC property tax system, outlines the assessment process and provides implications for the 2013 revaluation by analyzing current market statistics.  Please have a look and provide us feedback on how to improve future reports to

2011 Sales Assessment Ratio Report

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

New Bid Opportunities

Lee County Government has multiple new bid opportunities.  Please click the below link for more information.

Bid Opportunities

Broadway Library Open House! Aug. 22

Show your support for the Broadway Branch Library by coming to our open house on Aug. 22, 2011 from 3 to 7 pm.  The Broadway Library is located at 206 S. Main St.  There will be refreshments, library cards, and gift bags for the first 100 kids! 

Action Taken at 8-15-11 Commissioner's Meeting

The Lee County Board of Commissioner's met on August 15, 2011 for their regular meeting.  Click here  to view Action Taken from said meeting.  

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Lee County Health Department Press Release

Please click below link for information on possible transmission of Hepatitis A at the Fayetteville Olive Garden.

Click here for English version

Click here for Spanish version

Vacancies for Region J Advisory Council on Aging

Lee County is looking for two individuals to serve on the Region J Advisory Council on Aging.  Interested citizens should contact Senior Services Director Debbie Davidson at 776-0501 for details.  

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Lee County Board of Commissioner's Meeting

The Lee County Board of Commissioners will meet on August 15, 2011 for their next regular meeting.  Click here to view agenda for said meeting.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Volleyball Camp Registration

Click flyer below for information on Lee County Parks and Recreation volleyball camp registration.

Monday, August 8, 2011

Knowledge is Power - Enrichment Center's Resource Guide

Here at the Enrichment Center of Lee County, we believe that most people prefer to take charge of the happenings occurring in their lives.  The RESOURCE GUIDE empowers you to take control by providing the necessary information to research issues and make decisions.  Enclosed is a list of local, state, and national organizations that deal with the issues of aging.  The local organizations include service descriptions and any applicable eligibility requirements.

The staff at the Enrichment Center will be most happy to provide additional information or assist in accessing other organizations.  Call us at any time, 919-776-0501.

Click here for the RESOURCE GUIDE

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Lee County Area Promotional Video - Courtesy of Sanford Area Association...

You may have seen this commercial already as it has been airing over the last week or so, but the Sanford Area Association of Realtors has shared this video with us. It's a wonderful promotion of the Sanford and Lee County area. This is being used as a marketing tool to boost the local economy and market Sanford/Lee County to those in surrounding areas.

Click the image above to play commercial.



August 22, 2011 @ 2:30 PM - August 31, 2011 @ 5:30 PM
Sanford, NC

18-hour food safety certification course for food service managers and/or other employees responsible for the operation of the establishment and who are employed full time. Certification provided by Education Foundation of the National Restaurant Association upon successful completion of the course and exam.

Event Location:
McSwain Extension Education and Agriculture Center
2420 Tramway Road
Sanford, NC 27332

Susan Condlin at (919) 775-5624

Event Sponsor:
NCCE, Lee County

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

New Employment Opportunity!

The employment opportunities tab of our Facebook page has been updated.  Changes include a new recruitment for Revenue Collection Clerk in the Lee County Tax Office.  For more information, visit our Facebook page where you can click the "Employment Opportunities" tab, or visit the Lee County Human Resources webpage.