Poetry Lincolnton will host guest poet Scott Owens 7 p.m. Friday at the Lincoln Cultural Center. For more information, call (704) 732-9055.
Crowell United Methodist Church, 4018 Killian Rd. in Lincolnton, will hold a Relay for Life breakfast 7-10 a.m. Saturday.
Bethel Church, 200 Bethel Church Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a yard and bake sale 7 a.m. Saturday. For more information, call (704) 732-2922
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.
Kingdom Ministries, 270 Car Farm Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a fish fry/BBQ/hot dog outreach 11 a.m. Saturday in the North Gate Plaza Parking Lot. Call in orders will be available at (704) 640-6675.
The Cleveland/Lincoln County Rose Society will host a rose bush pruning demonstration 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Charles R. Jonas Library, 306 W. Main St. in Lincolnton. In the event of rain, the demonstration will be March 24.
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.
Amity Baptist Church, 881 Amity Church Rd. in Denver, will host a spring comedy fashion show and spaghetti dinner 6 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (704) 735-5161 or (704) 735-1033.
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.
Chicken and dumplings
McKendree United Methodist Church, 3537 Maiden Hwy. in Lincolnton, will host a chicken and dumplings luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Donations will be accepted. For more information, call (704) 735-4062.
Messiah United Methodist Church, 4102 W. Hwy. 27 in Lincolnton, will host a covered dish luncheon following the 11 a.m. service Sunday to celebrate the churchâ€™s 42nd year of ministry. Guest speaker is Rev. Hugh “Buddy” Compton.
For more information, call (704) 276-2150.
Board of Health
The Lincoln County Board of Health will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Lincoln County Health Department Board Room, 151 Sigmon Rd. in Lincolnton.
For more information, call (704) 735-3001.
Memory Loss Program
Rehobeth United Methodist Church, 9297 Sherrills Ford Rd. in Terrell, will host “The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimerâ€™s Disease” 7 p.m. Monday. For more information, visit http://rehobethumc.org/news.html.