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• Mexican Independence Day Festival, sponsored by the Arts Council of Wayne County, will be held at Cliffs of the Neuse State Park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 18. There will be crafts, music and Mexican dancers. The family-friendly event is free.

• Cabaret 22 will take place at 7 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Arts Council of Wayne County, sponsored by Wayne UNC Health Care. There will be musical theater ballads and recitations from the play “Lump” in honor of breast cancer survivors and in memory of those who have lost their battle with the d…

Song of the South: Assimilation and Secession in Today’s Country and Bluegrass Music event, presented by the Carolina Public Humanities and the Foundation of Wayne Community College, will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 20 in Walnut 101 at Wayne Community College. It will look at present-day bluegra…

• Second annual Peep show will take place at the Arts Council of Wayne County through Sept. 17. It will feature artwork by local artists and art enthusiasts made from marshmallow Peeps. There is a chance to vote for your favorite Peep creation and help raise money for local non-profits. Free.

• Second annual Peep show will take place at the Arts Council of Wayne County Sept. 7 through 17. It will feature artwork by local artists and art enthusiasts made from marshmallow Peeps. There is a chance to vote for your favorite Peep creation and help raise money for local non-profits. Fr…

• First LEGO League Junior for those in kindergarten through fifth grade will meet at the Goldsboro Library Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. Barbara Byers with North Carolina Cooperative Extension will teach demonstrate how to create with LEGOs. Free. Register by calling the Goldsboro…