JustCare Ministries, 214 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will offer a community Thanksgiving meal 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday. For more information, call (704) 530-1728.
Hinton Memorial United Methodist Church youth will host a community Thanksgiving meal 2-4 p.m. Thursday at the church, located on the Car Farm Road in Lincolnton. For more information, call (704) 732-0931.
Blair Wise family and friends will have their reunion beginning 12 p.m. Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, at Bethphage Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall on Hwy. 182 in Lincolnton.
A Christmas craft show and sale will be held 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at
â€œThe Terracesâ€ club house, Hwy. 16 in Denver, across from Denver Fire Department. Great holiday craft items, along with baked goods, jams and jellies will be available. Come out and do your Christmas shopping.
The Lincolnton Christmas Parade will be 4 p.m. Sunday. The route will begin at Lincolnton High School and end on East Main Street. A tree lighting ceremony will immediately follow the parade. For more information, call (704) 736-8915.
David Memorial Baptist Church, 2533 Country Club Rd. in Lincolnton, is hosting Jeff and Sheri Easter in concert 6 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10, with children under 12 admitted free. Call (704) 735-5481 or (704) 942-7636 for more information.
East Lincoln Republican Womenâ€™s Club meets 7 p.m. Tuesday at the East Lincoln Fire Department on S. Pilot Knob Road. This is the last monthly meeting of 2011. 2012 officers will be elected. For more information, call (704) 488-3541.
AARP Driver Safety
Gaston County Senior Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy. in Dallas, is hosting an AARP driver safety course 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday. The course is free to current and former military, their spouses and children. Advance registration is required. Call (704) 922-2170.
WLHS Band Boosters
West Lincoln High School Band is hosting their Annual Fruit Sale until Nov. 28. Fruit will be delivered the week of Dec. 12. A full case is $26; half case is $16. Contact a band member or the band director, Mr. Tyler LaDuke to order at (704) 736-9453, Ext. 27801.
Lincoln County Parks and Recreation is hosting Line Dancing classes at the East Lincoln Community Center, 8160 Optimist Club Rd. beginning 10 a.m. Nov. 30. Cost is $3 per class. For more information, call (704) 483-8980.
Gaston College, Lincoln Campus, will hold Basic Skills New Student Orientation 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 28-Dec. 1. For more information, call (704) 748-1046.