WATCH VAN

The WATCH mobile van will be at these locations this week: Monday at Salvation Army on William Street; Tuesday at Realo Drugs on New Hope Road; Wednesday at Compare Supermarket on U.S. 117; and Thursday at St. Paul’s Church on Chestnut Street. Call 919-222-4450 for appointments.

SUMMER CAMPS

Wayne Community College still has openings in four of its summer days camps for middle and high school students. Space is still available in the Aviation Camp for rising sixth through eighth graders, July 22-25 from 9 a.m. until noon; Business Boot Camp for rising sixth through eighth graders, June 24-27, 9 a.m. until noon; Sew and Stitch Camp, for rising sixth through eighth graders, July 15-18, 9 a.m. until noon and July 22-25 for rising ninth through 12th graders, 1-4 p.m.; and Eye-Opening Science Camp for seventh and eighth graders, July 22-25, 9 a.m. until noon. For information, visit www.waynecc.edu/career-exploration-camps, call 919-739-6931 or email ldnewkirk@waynecc.edu.

June 17

• Wayne Masonic Lodge No. 112 AF&AM will hold a stated communication 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple on Norwood Avenue. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.

• Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories program will be held at 9:30 a.m. for ages 3 through 6 with a parent and 10:30 a.m. for ages 7 through 11 with a parent at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will blast off to space and beyond through stories, experiments, games and crafts. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

• Fun Bunch Camp, Camp WA and sports camps begin. Fun Bunch camp is for ages 6 through 12 and will be held at Herman Park Center, with a cost of $65 weekly. Camp WA is for ages 7 through 12 and will be held at W.A. Foster Center, with a cost of $30 weekly. Sports camps include fishing, volleyball, golf, tennis, basketball, advanced soccer, beach, advanced golf, baseball and cheerleading, with a cost of $40 per camper. For more information, go to goldsboroparksandrec.com/register.

• Now You’re Cooking 4-H summer camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 8 and 9. Cost is $15. Campers will learn the basics of cooking, make snacks and cook lunch. Information: 919-731-1527.

• Under the Sea camp will be held June 17 through 20 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for ages 3 through 5 at Goldsboro Ballet. Dancers will explore movement through an Under the Sea theme. They will have the opportunity to imagine mermaid life and creatures of the sea. There will be ballet, creative movement tumbling and rhythm through various movement concepts in each technique. There will be a daily craft and a snack. It concludes with a parent presentation demonstrating what they studied June 20 at 11 a.m. Cost is $95. Information: 919-778-0888.

• Mermaids and Pirates camp will be held June 17 through 21 from 1 to 4 p.m. for ages 5 through 7 at Goldsboro Ballet. Dancers will explore movement concepts and storytelling through ballet, tap and tumbling lessons. Teachers will tap into the creative experience while introducing and continuing to train various dancers in age appropriate lessons. There will be a daily craft and snack time. They will study stories, marine life and history and myths of pirates and mermaids. It concludes with a parent presentation June 21 at 3:30 p.m. Cost is $120. Information: 919-778-0888.

• Apprentice Intensive Camp will be held June 17 through 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for ages 10 through 12 at Goldsboro Ballet. Dancers will take a classical ballet class daily and a variety of intensive classes in pointe, jazz, modern, musical theater and choreography. They will be exposed to guest artists Fleming Lomax, professional ballet dancer and ballet director of Asheville Ballet; Sayward Russell, dance professor at Meredith College and Elon University; and Brad Parquette, professional dancer with Colorado Ballet, Tampa Ballet, Ballet Mississippi and Maryland Ballet; as well as staff from the School of Goldsboro Ballet. This camp is for the student who would like to study dance seriously. Cost is $220. Information: 919-778-0888.

• Session 1 of summer art camp will be 9 a.m. to noon June 17 through 20 at the Arts Council of Wayne County, with instructor Donna Amos. The theme will be “Fins, Feathers and Fur.” Campers will journey through the sky, jump in to the sea and end up on land. There will be 3-D painting, papier mache and masks and collages depicting the animal kingdom. Cost is $125. Information: 919-736-3300.

June 18

• The Old Mill Cemetery Committee will meet 6:30 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, U.S. 13 North. Relatives of the deceased are encouraged to make donations for the upkeep of the cemetery. For information, call 919-344-3983, 919-330-8045 or 919-242-4466.

• Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories program will be held at 9:30 a.m. for child care groups ages 3 through 6 and 10:30 a.m. for child care groups ages 7 through 11 at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will blast off to space and beyond through stories, experiments, games and crafts. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

• Natural history evenings will be held June 18 and 25 at 6 p.m. at Cliffs of the Neuse State Park. Join a ranger for a hands-on learning experience about the natural history of the Cliffs. Participants will explore the geology of the cliffs and Neuse River and talk about animals of the cliffs and their roles in the ecosystem. Meet at the overlook amphitheater. Free. Information: 919-778-6234.

• Play day will take place from 11 a.m. to noon at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive for ages birth through 5 with a parent or caregiver. It will be a morning of unstructured, creative play. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.

• A Universe of Stories: Adult Craft program will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive and 6 to 7 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will make galaxy bath bombs. Free. Register by calling 919-299-8105 or 919-735-1824.

• Planes and Trains 4-H summer camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 9 through 12. Cost is $15. Campers will learn about different travel methods and ride the Amtrak from Selma to Wilson. Take a bag lunch. Information: 919-731-1527.

• Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet at 10 a.m. in Herman Park Center. Speaker will be Steve Hamilton, district manager of Wayne Water District.

June 19

• Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories event will be held at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. for ages birth through 2 with a parent at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will blast off to space and beyond through stories, experiments and crafts. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

• Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories event will take place from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Fremont Library. There will be stories, crafts, activities and snacks. Free, but tickets are required.

• Now You’re Cooking 4-H summer camp will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 10 and 11. Cost is $15. Campers will learn the basics of cooking, make snacks and cook lunch. Information: 919-731-1527.

• Lazy O Farm 4-H summer camp will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for ages 6 through 8. Cost is $10. Campers will visit Lazy O Farm in Smithfield to go on the Fairy Tale trail, a hayride, visit animals and learn about soybeans. They will make ice cream. Take a bag lunch. Information: 919-731-1527.

June 20

• A Universe of Stories: Mission Control, A Pop-up Maker Space event will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Goldsboro Library for teens. The library’s 3-D printer, green screen, Littlebit robotics and other equipment will be available for participants to explore the wonders of the universe. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

• Summer Outdoor Fun event will take place at 9:30 a.m. for those in prekindergarten through fifth grade at the Goldsboro Library. Participants will learn about the world by visiting the library garden, playing games, reading books and doing experiments. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

• 4-H Explorers Downtown 4-H summer camp will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for ages 10 and older. Cost is $15. Campers will do a scavenger hunt on Center Street, exploring some of the businesses, seeing the many art displays and finding a bit of history along the way. Two teams will try to find the hidden treasures in downtown Goldsboro. Take a bag lunch and extra money for souvenirs. Information: 919-731-1527.

• Exploring the Solar System event will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive for ages 5 through 11. They will explore the solar system through crafts, games and other activities. Free. Register by calling 919-299-8105.

• Walk with a Librarian event will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Fairview Park. Take good walking shoes and water. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

• Friends of Compassion will meet at 7 p.m. at Pizza Inn on U.S. 70 Bypass. It is primarily for parents, grandparents and siblings who have lost a child, grandchild or sibling, but anyone is welcome who may be dealing with the loss of a loved one. For information, call Connie Brown at 919-920-9732.

June 21

• Movie Night will be held from 8:30 to 10 p.m. at Cliffs of the Neuse State Park’s swim lake. It will be a PG rated movie. Take your own snacks and camping chairs. Park gates will be closed while the movie is playing. In case of rain, the event will be canceled. Free. Information: 919-778-6234.

June 22

Gov. Charles B. Aycock Birthplace in Fremont will have a free Saturday on the Farm program from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It will feature vintage farm equipment displayed by members of the Eastern Carolina Vintage Farm Equipment Club. The Waterbound Dulcimers will perform from 10 a.m. to noon. The Beekeepers of the Neuse will have displays. Information: 919-242-5581.