BOOK CLUBBring Your Own Book Adventure Club will meet 6 p.m. Monday at the Goldsboro Library. The theme will be “Dog Days of Summer.” Participants should choose a book based on this theme. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.


The Wayne County Museum director, Jennifer Kuykendall, will lead a free downtown history walk 10:30 a.m. Aug. 7, starting at the museum lobby and featuring various historic sites and downtown buildings. Wear comfortable shoes. Register by emailing to


Who Done It Readers Book Club will meet 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Goldsboro Library. The book will be “The Yard.” Free. Information: 919-735-1824.


Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Daniels Memorial United Methodist Church fellowship hall. Speaker will be Edward H. Croom, president of the University of Mount Olive.

ANIMAL COLOR THERAPYAn animal color therapy program will take place 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.

VENDORS WANTEDApplications from artisan and craft vendors are being taken for the Gov. Charles B. Aycock state historic site’s annual Rakin’ in the Fun Festival to be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 13. There is a $10 entry fee. Information: 919-242-3381 or