The Lincolnton City Council will hold a special meeting 6 p.m. today at City Hall due to a grant resolution deadline. This meeting is open to the public.
The Lincoln Photography Club will meet 7 p.m. today at the Lincoln Cultural Center, 401 E. Main Street in Lincolnton. Photography educator Dave Kelly will discuss working with histograms.
GASTON BASIC SKILLS
Gaston College Lincoln Campus will offer a Basic Skills New Student Orientation class for those interested in earning a GED or Adult High School diploma 9 a.m. to noon and 5:30-8:30 p.m. today through Thursday. For more information, call (704) 922-2268.
East Lincoln Republican Women will meet 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at the East Lincoln Fire Department on S. Pilot Knob Road in Denver. Dan Forest, candidate for Lt. Governor is the guest speaker. Call (704) 488-3451 for more information.
Lincoln Squares will have an open house and fun dance 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday at Asbury United Methodist Church in Lincolnton. For more information, call (704) 276-9301 or (704) 732-1520.
The Lincoln County Democratic Women will meet jointly with the Lincoln County Democratic Party 7 p.m. Tuesday at their headquarters, 129 W. Water Street in Lincolnton. For more information, call (704) 276-0777 or (704) 240-0807.
Registration for the October spay/neuter clinic sponsored by the Humane Society of Lincoln County is 1-4 p.m. Wednesday and 4-6 p.m. Thursday at 2422 Country Club Road in Lincolnton. The actual clinic will be October 11. Call (704) 732-9022, Ext. 1 for more information.
WLHS CLASS OF 2006
The WLHS Class of 2006 5-year reunion will be Friday at Howardâ€™s Creek Community Center after the West Lincoln vs. Cherryville football game. Tickets are $10 and will be sold at the football game on Friday. For more info, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
GEMS AND MINERALS
The 34th annual Gaston Gem, Minerals, and Faceters Club Show will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. The show will be held at Gaston Park in Dallas on the Dallas-Cherryville Highway. For more information, call (704) 865-6748 or (704) 864-4387.
Two Fish and Five Loaves food pantry will sponsor a plate sale fish fry 11 a.m. until sold out Friday in the Big Lots parking lot in Lincolnton. All profits go to the non-profit food pantry. For more information or to order early, call (980) 241-1724 (Without Walls Freedom Center).
St. Lukeâ€™s Lutheran Church, 4051 King Wilkinson Road in Lincolnton, will have a fall/winter kidâ€™s consignment sale 7:30-9:30 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday at their Family Life Center. Gently used kidâ€™s clothing, shoes, toys, equipment and more will be sold.
STANLEY CREEK RUN
The 3rd annual Stanley Creek Massacre 5K and 10K races will be Saturday in downtown Stanley. These races provide a hilly/challenging race experience. The race starts at 8 a.m. Registration is $20 by Sept. 23. For more information, call (704) 922-2160.
St. Paulâ€™s Lutheran Church, 2042 Salem Church Road in Lincolnton, will host a huge multi-family yard sale 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the corner of Salem Church Road Â and Philadelphia Church Road. Proceeds benefit youth programs.
KINGS MOUNTAIN 1990
The Kings Mountain Class of 1990 reunion and family cookout will be 12-5p.m. Saturday at Christian Freedom Baptist Church, 246 Range Road in Kings Mountain. For more information, call (704) 300-9381.
The Davis family reunion will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Hebron United Methodist Church, located on Highway 27 West in Lincolnton.
BLESSING OF ANIMALS
Maryvale Sisters Daycare and Daniels Lutheran Church will co-host a Blessing of the Animals 3 p.m. Sunday at the Maryvale Sisters Daycare, 2522 June Bug Road in vale. All animals are welcome on a leash. For more information call (704) 735-8034, (704) 735-2388, or (704) 276-2626.