The Cherryville City Council will meet 7 p.m. Monday in the community buildingâ€™s council chambers.
Oak Grove Baptist Church, on Startown Rd. in Lincolnton, will hold a spiritual revival and renewal 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Guest preacher is David MacEachern from Batcave Baptist Church in Bat Cave, N.C. For more information, call Pastor Joe D. Stanley at (704) 477-4113.
Coalition of Churches
Coalition of Churches will meet 7 p.m. Monday at the Oakland Center on Linden St. in Lincolnton. For more information, call (704) 735-0168.
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees group will meet noon Tuesday at Ryanâ€™s Steakhouse in Lincolnton. Lunch will start 11:30 a.m. For more information, call (704) 748-6498.
Community Blood Center of the Carolinas will hold a blood drive 12-4:30 p.m. Wednesday at CMC-Lincoln, 433 McAlister Rd. in Lincolnton.
Tools for Caregivers
Lincoln County Senior Services is hosting â€œPowerful Tools for Caregivers,â€ a series of meetings starting 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the James Warren Citizens Center in Lincolnton. Meetings will go through April 18. Registration is required. For more information, contact Becky Putnam at (704) 736-8410.
The N.C. Cooperative Extension will host a 15-week weight management movement program, â€œEast Smart, Move More, Weigh Less,â€ starting 5:15 p.m. Wednesday at the James W. Warren Citizens Center in downtown Lincolnton. The program will be every Wednesday. For more information or to register, call Melinda Houser at (704) 736-8461.
Pathways will hold a Boards of Directors meeting 6 p.m. Thursday at the Cleveland/Ollie Harris Center, 917 First St. in Shelby.
The Lincoln Quilt Guild will meet 7 p.m. Thursday at the James Warren Citizenâ€™s Center in downtown Lincolnton. For more information, call Jane Goodson at (704) 736-0435.
St. Peter By the Lake Episcopal Church, 8344 Fairfield Forrest Dr. in Denver, is hosting a nutrition seminar 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Guest speaker is Dr. Matt Brown from High Country Proactive Health, PLLC, in Boone. For more information, contact J. Hawkins at (704) 483-1684.
Widowed Group of the Greater Gaston Area will host a program, â€œHow to Strengthen and Protect Your Heart Beginning Right Now,â€ 6:15 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Citizens Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy. in Dallas. Guest speaker is Karen Willis, RN/BSN. For more information, call (704) 865-5663.
Crowell United Methodist Church, 4018 Killian Rd. in Lincolnton, will hold a Relay for Life breakfast 7-10 a.m. Saturday.
Pumpkin Center Volunteer Fire Dept., 2911 Lee Lawing Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a hamburger, hotdog and corndog sale 11 a.m. Saturday. Proceeds will benefit the department.
The Lincoln Cultural Center will host the 2012 Heafner/Williams Vocal Competition 12:30 p.m. Saturday (semifinals) and 3 p.m. Sunday (finals). For more information, call (704) 732-9055.
Reggie Sadler Family
East Maiden Baptist Church, 1400 E. Maiden Rd. in Maiden, will host the Reggie Sadler Family for singing and preaching 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. For more information, call (828) 428-8451.
Memory Loss Program
Rehobeth United Methodist Church, 9297 Sherrills Ford Rd. in Terrell, will host â€œThe Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimerâ€™s Diseaseâ€ 7 p.m. March 19. For more information, visit http://rehobethumc.org/news.html.
Gospel Way Baptist Church, 3904 Tryon Courthouse Rd. in Cherryville, will host a revival with Brother Tommy Carver 7 p.m. March 19-22. For more information, call (704) 445-8420 or visit www.gospelwayonline.org.
The Arts Council of Lincoln County is holding its annual Flo Robinson Literary Competition. Entries may be poetry or prose and must be postmarked to the Arts Council by March 28. For more information on competition rules and guidelines, call (704) 732-9044.
Deadline to apply for a $1,000 Gaston College scholarship from Pathways Services is March 31. Applicants must have completed the 40-hour Peer Support Specialist training at Pathways and be a resident of Lincoln, Cleveland or Gaston County. Submit applications online at either www.gaston.edu or http://gcstars.gaston.edu/stars/.
The Lincoln Theatre Guild now has registration forms available online at lincolntheatreguild.com for Lincoln Drama Camp, entitled â€œiMusic Time Capsule: Music Through the Decadesâ€.Â Camp is available to rising 2nd-12th grade students. Dates are July 16-20 at Lincoln Charter Schoolâ€™s Lincolnton Campus and July 23-27 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Denver.Â For more information and cost, call (704) 732-9055.
The Lincoln County Cooperative Extension is currently taking applications for the Herter Oâ€™Neal Scholarship. Eligible participants include county high school seniors who plan to major in business. Students from Lincoln County School of Technology and Gaston Collegeâ€™s Lincoln Campus may also apply. For more information or to receive an application, contact Joyce Dorsey at (704) 736-8452 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jesus Name Ministerial Tabernacle, 627 N. Aspen St. in Lincolnton, is hosting a food pantry 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Individuals can call to order after hours or go online to www.oneharvest.com to order and select a church pickup site. The last day to order is March 15. Pick-up date is March 24. For more information, call (704) 732-6071.