Community calendar

KIWANIS TO MEETThe Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Daniels Chapel fellowship hall. Speaker will be Bobby Powell, special assistant to the athletic director of North Carolina State University.

CONSTITUTION WEEKThe local David Williams Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will observe Constitution Week through Sept. 23 distributing displays, programs and materials to Wayne County schools to use when studying the Constitution.

NARFE TO MEETNational Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 1830 will meet 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Murray’s Barbecue and Seafood restaurant.

FALL FESTFall Fest will be held 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Farm Credit Farmers Market beside the Maxwell Center on Wayne Memorial Drive. It will feature local produce, handmade crafts, a kids pumpkin decorating contest, mums for sale, free wagon rides, a display of vintage farm equipment, fire trucks and police cars on display, baked goods from Mickey’s Pastry Shop and food for sale by McGrady Grill and Pinky Food trucks. Information: 919-731-1520.

PAJAMA STORYTIMEPajama storytime will take place 6:30 to 7 p.m. Sept. 21 at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive for children ages 2 through 6 and a parent/caregiver. Jump into your jammies for songs, stories and lots of fun. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.

TEEN PAINT AND PIZZAA teen paint and pizza event will take place 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Arts Council of Wayne County for youths in grades nine through 12. There will be pizza and soda. Teens may take an art project to work on or use the Arts Council’s supplies for a project. Cost is $5 and includes two slices of pizza and a drink. Information: 919-736-3300 or email

TEEN GAME NIGHTTeen game night will be 5 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Goldsboro Library for ages 12 through 18 to relax and play some video games. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

BOOK CLUBNew Dawn Inspirational Book Club will meet 3 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Goldsboro Library to discuss “Wonderland Creek.” Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

LIBRARY CARD SIGN-UPThe Wayne County Public Library is celebrating September as Library Card Sign-Up Month with a special library card bingo, which includes a take-home bingo activity. Those who return a completed bingo card will be entered into a drawing for one of four library-themed tote bags and a gift card. Information: 919-735-1824.

WCC LECTUREThe Foundation of Wayne Community College will sponsor a free program 5:30 p.m. Sept. 27 in Moffatt Auditorium. John Jeffries Martin, Duke University history professor and author, will talk about “Venice: A crossroad of cultures and commerce in the making of the modern world.” He will share how the early modern city-state of Venice ascended as a commercial power in Europe and how business with the north and east helped usher in the modern age. The lecture will also be livestreamed at