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April 2019

DIY Solar Workshop

April 18 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Learn to harness the power of the sun in this DIY Solar Workshop. Bring in your DIY solar project or come and look at what others have done. Learn how to make low cost solar projects on your own.

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May 2019

Living off the Grid Workshop

May 2 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Join us for an informative evening with Stacy Woodhouse on Living off the Grid. Stacy Woodhouse will cover: Solar Power, Battery systems, Home Efficiency, Passive solar Home Design, Raising Food off Grid.

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Community Yard Sale

May 4 at 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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We are having a Community Yard Sale at the C4EE. Come see our building and learn what we have planned for the future. Join us for a fun day of browsing for new Treasures. Bring tables or racks to sell your items. Please call to register your FREE space by April 26th

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Energy Conservation Workshop

May 15 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Join us for our Energy Conservation Workshop with Dominion Energy's LeRoy Adkins. He will teach you how to conserve energy in your home and save money while you do it. Learn what CFL lights are, how lowering the temperature in your home can impact your energy consumption, how and why to fix air leaks and much more.

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B.A.S.S. Being a Safe Senior Workshop

May 16 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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In this workshop Braxton Brown will teach Seniors about: Landlord/tenant relations and how to handle scammers in your neighborhood.

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Energy Efficiency Workshop

May 23 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Join us for our Energy Efficiency Workshop in collaboration with the Roanoke Electric Cooperative. Patrice Jordan will discuss Roanoke’s energy savings programs and several other interesting topics.   Other topics discussed: Upgrade2$ave program, $mart Energy $avings Devices, 101 Ways to Save Energy, Energy Efficiency Displays

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Automated Solar Chicken Coop Workshop

May 30 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Join us for an informative evening with Stacy Woodhouse on Living off the Grid. In the second part of our Off the Grid series, Stacy Woodhouse will teach you how to build a solar powered opening/closing chicken coop to protect your chickens from predators. To take part, please call our office to secure your free space.   Phone: (252) 541-3004

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Line Dancing

May 31 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Learn to line dance with Dorcel Edmonds and burn some calories with this fun way to exercise! Cost to participate: $5/person Call today to register: (252) 541 – 3004

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June 2019

Your Food: Fibs and Facts

June 4 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Ever wonder what all those labels on your food really mean? Do you want to know more about where your food comes from? Then this workshop is for you! Victoria Neff - Horticulture Agent Beth Burchell - Lifestock Agent EB Odom - Family and Consumer Science Agent North Carolina Cooperative Extension To take part, please call our office to secure your free space.   Phone: (252) 541-3004

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Business After Hours: “A Taste of the Lake”

June 13 at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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The C4EE will be hosting the Lake Gaston Chamber of Commerce After Hours on Thursday, June 13th at 5:30 pm. The theme of this event is "Taste of the Lake," where local restaurants will be providing food samples for attendees. If you are interested in visiting the Center for this networking event, please RSVP before Tuesday, June 11th by sending an email to info@lakegastonchamber.com, or calling 252-586-5711.

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Line Dancing

June 14 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Learn to line dance with Dorcel Edmonds and burn some calories with this fun way to exercise! Cost to participate: $5/person Call today to register: (252) 541 – 3004

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Gospel Concert: New Sons of Faith

June 15 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Come out to the C4EE on June 15th at 6 pm to enjoy the Gospel Music ensemble known as the New Sons of Faith. This is only part one of the Center's exciting upcoming Summer Concert Series! The event is free and open to the public. Food will be available for purchase and tips are welcome for performers. Make sure to bring a lawn chair/blanket, and a friend.

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Renewable Energy Summer Camps for Middle School Students

June 17 at 8:30 am - July 23 at 2:00 pm

If you are... ...curious about how things work? ...excited to learn about energy? ...interested in designing cool, energy related projects? Then this Summer Camp is for you! We are offering eight Renewable Energy Summer Camps: June 17th - 20th (Bertie County, NC) June 25th - 28th (Washington County, NC) July 8th - 11th (Center for Energy Education) July 15th - 18th (Center for Energy Education) July 16th - 19th (Edgecombe County, NC) July 22nd - 24th (Perquimans, NC) July 23rd…

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ECO-HERO Summer Camp for 1st – 3rd grade students

June 17 at 8:30 am - June 24 at 2:00 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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If you are... ...curious about how things work? ...excited to learn about energy? ...interested in designing cool, energy related projects? Then this Summer Camp is for you! We are offering two ECO-HERO Summer Camps: June 17th - 20th June 24th - 27th To take part, call our office to secure your space or fill out the application form here: https://forms.gle/nGq3rxYNh4PVod6w6 Phone: (252) 541-3004 The Camp is free, lunch included.

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July 2019

Teaching Tomorrow’s Scientists – Solar curriculum training for teachers

July 9 - July 30

Center for Energy Education (C4EE) is offering solar curriculum training for teachers in public, private and charter schools in the area. The workshop is designed to integrate solar education easily into your science lesson plans. There will be four Teaching Tomorrow's Scientists events this year: Washington County, NC - July 9th and 10th Bertie County, NC - July 11th and 12th Halifax County, NC - July 25 & 26th Mecklenburg County, VA - July 30th and 31st Each workshop will…

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Country Music Concert

July 13 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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C4EE Summer Concert Series introduces the local band, Carolina Switchgrass to the stage. Come out to the C4EE on July 13th at 6 pm to enjoy a musical mixture of bluegrass and country from Carolina Switchgrass. This is only part of the center's exciting Summer Concert Series! The event is free and open to the public. Food will be available for purchase and tips are welcome for performers. Make sure to bring a lawn chair/blanket and a friend.

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Open Mic Night

July 27 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Come out to the C4EE on July 27th at 6 pm for Open Mic Night, which is part of the center's Summer Concert Series. Witness poetic, musical, and other artistic talents from members of the surrounding community. The event is free and open to the public. Food will be available for purchase and tips are welcome for performers. Make sure to bring a lawn chair/blanket and a friend. If you are interested in performing at this event, sign-up by calling…

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August 2019

New Sons of Faith Gospel Concert

August 3 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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EVENT RESCHEDULED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. New date TBD Come out to the C4EE on August 3rd at 6 pm to enjoy the Gospel Music ensemble known as the New Sons of Faith. The event is free and open to the public. Food will be available for purchase and tips are welcome for performers. Make sure to bring a lawn chair/blanket and a friend.

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Solar 101

August 6 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Join us for an interesting and informative evening and learn about solar energy. Solar 101 is an informational meeting for the community to learn about solar, renewable energy and solar projects in the area. Topics covered will be: What is a solar farm? How does solar work? What are health and environmental concerns? Jobs in solar

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Be A Safe Senior: Home Safety

August 20 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Center for Energy Education, 460 Airport Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 United States
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Braxton Brown will host a "Be A Safe Senior" Workshop on safety around the home at the Center for Energy Education on August 20, 2019. The event will begin at 10:00 am. Brown will be accompanied by a Halifax County Deputy Sheriff for a question and answer session. The event is free and open to the public.

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