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. Free. Information 919-736-3300.
AARP TO MEET
The Waylin Chapter of AARP will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, at the Yummy Orient in Mount Olive.
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 919-735-1824.
PREP FOR SUCCESS
Prep for success series will be held at the Goldsboro Library Sept. 4 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sept. 4 and 18 for adults. They will learn job-searching skills and career and educational planning. Topics include completing job applications, writing resumes, writing cover letters, reference sheets, interview skills, professional attire, career planning and networking. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.
“Cars on Center: The Golden Age of the Automobile in Goldsboro” exhibit will be at the Wayne County Museum through Sept. 29. The exhibit will explore the many car dealerships and the car culture of downtown’s Center Street from the 1940s through the 1960s. In addition to the photos of dealers and cars gone by, there will be vintage toy cars, models, car collectibles and car memorabilia and accessories on display. There will also be drive-bys of various local car clubs and vintage car shows in the parking lot several weekends to be announced later. Free. Information: 919-734-5023.
TEEN GAME NIGHT
Teen game night for ages 13 through 18 will take place Sept. 6 from 5 to 6 p.m. at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive. Free. Register by calling 919-299-8105.
Recital series with Michael Stephenson will take place Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the University of Mount Olive’s Hazel Waters Kornegay Assembly Hall on Wooten Street, Mount Olive. Saxophonist Stephenson will be accompanied by piano, organ and harpsichord, and will play music from J.S. Bach to spirituals and modern music written for the saxophone. Free. Information: Cindy Wellinger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
History walks of downtown Goldsboro will be sponsored by the Wayne County Museum Sept. 8 at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Tour guide will be museum director Jennifer Kuykendall. Tours will last 45 minutes and will begin and end at the museum. Free. Information: 919-734-5023.
GOLDEN K KIWANIS
Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Herman Park Center. Rep. John Bell, house majority leader in the North Carolina Legislature, will give a legislative update.
Wayne County Cruisers Car Club will have its 3rd annual Center Street Car Show in conjunction with the North Carolina Poultry Festival Sept. 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be a cruise in Sept. 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be specialty awards and top 30 cars. Information: 919-751-8380.
The 86th annual J.W. McClenny family reunion will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at Smith Chapel United Methodist Church, five miles west of Mount Olive on N.C. 55. It will be a covered-dish meal.
The WATCH mobile van will be closed for Labor Day but at the following locations this week: Tuesday at Soup Kitchen on Oak Street; Wednesday at Pikeville Food Lion on Hwy. 117 N.; and Thursday at Food Lion on Hwy. 111. Call 919-222-4450 for appointments.
An organizational meeting will be held Monday for K-3 graders interested in Girl Scouts at 6 p.m. and for 4th-5th graders at 7 p.m., both at 108 E. Lockhaven Drive. Volunteers are also needed. Those interested but unable to make a weekly commitment to a troop are invited to a service team meeting on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the same address. For more information on the local Girl Scout program, call 919-920-4022.
The 26th annual Little and Teen Miss Goldsboro Pageant will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at Wayne Community College. All proceeds will benefit Victory Junction Camp. For more information, call Susan Mintz at 919-735-5590.
The Robert Nelson and Sarah Jane Grant Waters family reunion will be held Sept. 9 at Woodland United Methodist Church fellowship hall at 1 p.m. Those attending are asked to take a covered dish and a beverage. Information: 919-738-3930.
Girl Scout Troop 1 will have an organization meeting for girls and parents on Thursday at 7 p.m. at 108 E. Lockhaven Drive. The troop is accepting girls 6th through 12th grades. For information, call 919-920-4022.
The Young Democrats of Wayne County, the Epsilon Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and the Goldsboro Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. are hosting a candidates forum on Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Wayne County Public Library on East Ash Street. Light refreshments will be served during a meet and greet from 6 to 6:30 p.m. followed by the forum. All Wayne County candidates are welcome to participate, regardless of party affiliation. This event is open to the public.