KIWANIS TO MEET
Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday in Daniels Chapel fellowship hall. Speaker will be Joe Marm, Medal of Honor recipient.
The Goldsboro Library will have a craft program 10 a.m. Aug. 27. Participants will use wooden blocks, nails and string to create a string picture. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.
The Goldsboro Library will have a career assessment and planning event 10 a.m. Aug. 30 with Kelvin Parker with Wayne Community College. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.
Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive will have a teen STEAM event 5 p.m. Aug. 23 with science experiments. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.
Free Youth Outreach will have a performance of “Pretty Hurts” 6:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Paramount Theatre. Free.
Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive will have a cardio drumming class 3 p.m. Aug. 25. Participants use drumsticks, an exercise ball and an exercise ball stand to work out. Free. Register by calling 919-299-8105.
Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive will have a program on the history of Mount Olive 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 25. Lynn Williams will give the program. Free. Information: 919-299-81505.
PLANTING TREES, SHRUBS
Jessica Strickland with the Wayne County Cooperative Extension Service will talk about planting trees and shrubs 11 a.m. Aug. 26 at the Goldsboro Library. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.
GIFT SHOP OPEN
The Peggy Seegars Senior Center gift shop is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Proceeds benefit the senior center.
The Goldsboro Library will have a free program 10 a.m. Aug. 24 on Discoveries from Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge/La Concord. He will talk about what the artifacts tell us about the 300-year-od shipwreck. Information: 919-735-1824.
Graham Price, animal services director for Wayne County, will present a program on caring for animals 10 a.m. Aug. 24 at the Peggy Seegars Senior Center. He will also have some animals for adoption. Free.
The Goldsboro Library will have a free program on “The Spotted Lanternfly and Tree of Heaven” 6 p.m. Aug. 25. Wayne County Forest Ranger Bradley Stevens will talk about how the bug got here, what it does and what people can do about it to save trees. Information: 919-735-1824.
The Peggy Seegars Senior Center will have a program on reducing the risk of dementia 12:15 p.m. Aug. 30. Lisa Levine with the Dementia Alliance of North Carolina will talk about the risk factors of dementia. Free. Information: 919-731-1591.
The Goldsboro Library will have a free tabletop games for adults program 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 27. Information: 919-735-1824.
Norwayne Alumni and Friends will have its 50th annual homecoming weekend Sept. 1 through 4. There will be prayer, spades and bowling Sept. 1, a meet and greet reception and business meeting Sept. 2, 5K walk/run and a parade Sept. 3 and a banquet Sept. 4.
‘STORY OF MOUNT OLIVE’
The Mount Olive Area Historical Society and Steele Memorial Library will co-sponsor a lecture on “The Story of Mount Olive, Part II” by Lynn Williams, assistant corporate secretary and public relations manager, Mt Olive Pickle Co. The lecture will be Aug. 25, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Evans Room, Steele Memorial Library, 119 W. Main St., Mount Olive.