Fairview Baptist Church, 3614 Wilfong Rd. in Newton, will host a BBQ fundraiser starting 10 a.m. Delivery options will be available. Cost is $7. For more information or to place an order, call (828) 781-6262 or (828) 244-0560.
The Lincoln County Singing Convention will meet 7-9 p.m. at Reeps Grove UMC, 7401 Reeps Grove Church Rd. in Vale. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call (704) 276-1529.
Temple Baptist Church, 3115 N.C. 27 in Lincolnton, will host a yard sale 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the church building fund.
Daniels Lutheran Church, 3710 Reepsville Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a country breakfast 7-10 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Cost is $6. For more information, call Pastor Ted Bost at (704) 735-8034 ext. 2388.
El Shaddai Baptist Church, 4953 E. N.C. 27 in Iron Station, will host a free clothes giveaway and hot dog sale at 12 p.m.
Cleveland/Lincoln County Rose Society will meet for a garden tour and ice cream social 5:30 p.. at the home of Jerry and Jo Ann Ostrander, 3900 Siesta Ln. in Maiden. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call (828) 428-3508.
Bethlehem UMC, 6753 N.C. 182 in Cherryville, will host a hot dog and ice cream supper 5-7 p.m. Proceeds will benefit medical expenses for Dot Smith.
The Lincoln Cultural Center in Lincolnton will host “Synergy Violins” with Stephen and Jeff Neal 7 p.m. in the Timken Performance Hall. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $10. Seniors and students are $7. For more information, call (704) 732-9055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Roseland Baptist Church, 1172 Rosehill Dr. in Lincolnton, will host their annual homecoming event 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Britt Willis and musical group “The Willis Brothers.” Lunch will follow the event at 12:30 p.m.
Landmark Church, 4321 Reespville Rd. in Vale, will host guest speaker Daniel Woody at both the 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. service.
Boger City UMC, 2320 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will host a community luncheon 11:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall. An $8 donation is suggested.
The Houser Reunion will be 1 p.m. at Bethphage Lutheran Church, 4060 N.C. 182 in Lincolnton.
Pottery & ice cream benefit
Salem Lutheran and United Church of Christ, 3410 Startown Rd. in Lincolnton, will host their annual pottery bowl/ice cream benefit at 3 p.m. For a $10 donation, individuals will receive a handmade bowl and ice cream. Attendants will also vote on their favorite ice cream flavor. Proceeds will benefit Christian Ministry of Lincolnton.
El Shaddai Baptist Church, 4953 E. N.C. 27 in Iron Station, will host a youth program at 5 p.m.
McKendree UMC, 3537 Maiden Hwy. in Lincolnton, will host “Mission Possible” Vacation Bible School 5:30-8 p.m. today through July 31. Free food will be handed out each night.
Daniels Lutheran Church, 3170 Reepsville Rd. in Lincolnton, will host “Splash into God’s Word” Vacation Bible School 6 -8 p.m. daily today through Aug. 1. Supper will be served 6 p.m. daily, too. For more information, call Pastor Ted Bost at (704) 735-8034 ext. 2388.
Boger City UMC, 2320 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will host “Kingdom Rock” Vacation Bible School today with dinner at 5:30 p.m. To pre-register, call (704) 735-7691.
Crouse Volunteer Fire Department, 2764 W. N.C.150 in Crouse, will hold their annual meeting at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call (704) 735-2247.
Community Blood Center of the Carolinas will host a blood drive 4-7 p.m. at Denver Fire Department, 3956 N. N.C. 16 in Denver. Sign-up at carolinadonor.org or call (704) 972-4700 to make an appointment for the drive.
Registration for the Humane Society of Lincoln County’s low-cost spay/neuter clinic on Aug. 13 will be 1-4 p.m. today at 2422 Country Club Rd. in Lincolnton. Payment in the form of cash or check is due at registration.
Registration for the Humane Society of Lincoln County’s low-cost spay/neuter clinic on Aug. 13 will be 4-6 p.m. today at 2422 Country Club Rd. in Lincolnton. Payment in the form of cash or check is due at registration.
Safari Miles restaurant and Relay for Life team “Betting on a Cure” will host a concert benefit for the American Cancer Society 7-10 p.m. in the restaurant parking lot, 390 N. N.C. 16 in Denver. Big Blast and The Party Masters will perform. The event is being held in memory of Adam and Sam Dixon. In lieu of tickets, wristbands will be provided for a $10 minimum donation. The following locations have wristbands for sale: Safari Miles, Raymond James (Denver), Westlake Restaurant, Cabbella’s Coffee Shop and Nails 4 U. Team members are also selling them.