The Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Lincoln County Senior Center on the Gaston College-Lincoln Campus, 511 S. Aspen St. in Lincolnton. For more information, call Tony Darr at (704) 992-2871 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last Man’s Club
The Last Man’s Club will meet 11 a.m. at Lincoln House Restaurant, 604 Clark Dr. in Lincolnton.
The 2013 Got to be N.C. RV Tour will stop 4-6 p.m. at Wal-Mart, 306 N. General Blvd. in Lincolnton. The purpose of the tour is to showcase N.C. agricultural products. Products will be on hand to sample along with free materials. For more information, call (919) 707-3001.
Lakeside Church of God, 6636 Pine Ridge Rd. in Denver, will host “Bugging Out for Jesus” VBS 6:30 p.m. daily today (Aug. 7) through Aug. 9. A family day will be 2 p.m. Aug. 10. For more information, call Rhonda at (980) 241-9210. For transportation, call Tamara at (704) 441-6536.
Greater Works Full Gospel Ministries, 2543-A E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will host a youth revival 7 p.m. daily today through Friday. For more information, call (704) 240-9498.
New Providence Full Gospel Church, 947 George Brown Rd. in Crouse, will host a three-day revival with teaching 7 p.m. daily. For more information, call (704) 732-9644.
Staff Masters will host a hiring event for various company positions 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Gaston College-Lincoln campus, 511 S. Aspen St. in Lincolnton.
Federation of the Blind
The Lincoln County Federation of the Blind will meet 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Lincoln county Senior Center, 514 S. Academy St. in Lincolnton on the Gaston College-Lincoln campus. For more information, call Joy Scott at (828) 428-3239 or Billy Milburn at (704) 483-2387.
Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in room 319 of the Lincoln County Senior Center on the Gaston College-Lincoln Campus, 511 S. Aspen St. in Lincolnton. The class will be for beginning quilters. For more information, call Linda at (704) 483-2778.
Greater Moore’s Chapel AME Zion Church, 1009 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will host a chicken casserole lunch at 11 a.m. Cost is $7.
North Lincoln High School, 2737 Lee Lawing Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a Band of Knights preview performance at 7 p.m.
American Legion Post 30 will meet 7 p.m. at the American Legion building, 1120 N. Aspen St. in Lincolnton.
Soil & Water awards
Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District will host their annual awards banquet 7 p.m. at the Citizens Center in Lincolnton. For more information, call (704) 736-8501.
Sons of Confederate
The Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 1616 Gen. Robert F. Hoke/ Col. Wm. J. Hoke will meet 7 p.m. at the Lincoln Cultural Center in Lincolnton. For more information, call Harmon Lackey at (704) 472-7980.
GRACE Singles group will meet 7 p.m. in the family life center dining room of First Baptist Church, 201 Robin Rd. in Lincolnton. Guest speaker Dr. Keith Brown will present “Making Magical Moments.” For more information, call (704) 735-0541.
Kindred Healthcare Lincoln will host Bingo 10 a.m. with prizes and light snacks. For more information, call June Loftin or Janice Beckham at (704) 732-1138.
Gallery 27, 808 W. N.C. 27 in Lincolnton, will host a grand opening reception and celebration 6:30-10 p.m. For more information on the gallery, visit ncgallery27.com.
Gaston County Parks & Rec. will host a senior dance 7-10 p.m. for ages 55 and up at the Senior Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy. in Dallas. Cost is $4. For more information, call (704) 922-2170. Anyone needing an accommodation is asked to call at least 5 days before the event.
Cherryville Little Theater, 301 W. Academy St. in Cherryville, will present “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” 7 p.m. today. Additional show times will be Saturday and Sunday. Cost is $8 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. Doors will open 45 minutes before show time.
Amity Baptist Church, 881 Amity Church Rd. in Ironton, will host a large yard sale rain or shine 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. with hot dogs for sale 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Proceeds will benefit local mission projects.
Real Life Community Church, 5477 E. N.C. 27 in Iron Station, will host a hot dog and yard sale 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hot dogs will be sold starting 9 a.m. Rain date will be Aug. 17.
Marvin UMC, 2731 Startown Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a breakfast buffet and pancake station 7-10 a.m. Cost is $6. For more information, call (704) 735-3516.
Lincoln County Senior Services, 514 S. Academy St. in Lincolnton, will host a senior yard sale 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more information, call (704) 732-9053.
Pleasant Grove UMC, 2069 N.C. 182 in Lincolnton, will host a Back-2-School Bash starting 10 a.m. with hay rides, Bible stories, bounce houses, corn hole, bingo, water games and more. A free hot dog lunch and pizza supper will able be served. For more information, call (704) 735-7511.
Overeaters Anonymous will meet 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 2639 E. N.C. 150 in Lincolnton. The group meets the second and fourth Saturday of each month. For more information, call Robbie at (704) 616-2630.
Descendants of Rev. George Washington Ivey will meet in Asheville. For more information, contact Eleanor Ivey Campbell at (828) 279-4132 or email@example.com.
Greater Moore’s Chapel AME Zion Church, 1009 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will host a fish fry starting 11 a.m. Cost is $7 for whiting plates and $8 for croaker plates. To pre-order, call Arthur Burch at (704) 674-6757.
Cherryville Little Theater will present “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Living Word Ministries of Lake Norman, 1062 N.C. 16 in Lowesville, will host supper at 4:30 p.m. and singing at 6 p.m. with Driven Quartet from Indian Trail, N.C. Concert cost is $10 for ages 13 and up. Food is free. Additional concerts will be various Saturdays through December. For more information, call Pastor Derrick Dellinger at (704) 506-9789.
Widowed Group of the Greater Gaston Area will host a senior dance with Marty Vanderlip 7-10 p.m. at the Senior Park & Rec. Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy. in Dallas. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Cost is $8. Beverages will be provided. For more information, call (704) 865-5663.
River Oaks Band
Bud Long’s River Oaks Band will perform 7 p.m. at 2910 Killian Rd. in Lincolnton. Due to insurance liabilities, children must be 12 and up to attend. Doors will open at 6 p.m. For more information, call (704) 735-1389.
A free Bluegrass Gospel concert will be 7 p.m. at Rock Springs Campground as part of the 183rd Rock Springs Methodist Camp Meeting in Denver. King James 1611 Boys, Black Creek, The Gospel Plowboys and Lee Jones and The Log Cabin Boys with special guest Dave Leatherman will perform. For more information, call (704) 483-2710.
The Men’s Brotherhood of St. Matthews United Church of Christ, 4575 Maiden Hwy. in Lincolnton, will host a BBQ lunch starting at 12 p.m. Proceeds will benefit mission projects.
Descendants, family and friends of James Andrew and Mary Jane Eaker Neill are invited to attend a family reunion 1 p.m. at Shady Grove Baptist Church, 3240 Tryon Courthouse RD. in Cherryville. Attendants are asked to bring a well-filled picnic basket. For more information, call Bonnie at (704) 435-9885 or Joan at (864) 235-0262.
Cherryville Little Theater will present “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” at 3 p.m.
Mt. Pisgah UMC, 273 Tryon School Loop Rd. in Bessemer City, will host a revival today and Monday, which will feature Rev. Michael Hill, of Providence Missionary Baptist Church in Lincolnton. Services will be 7 p.m. daily. For more information, call (704) 435-9967.
East Lincoln Mustang Boys and Girls Basketball Camp will be 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. today through Aug. 15 at East Lincoln High School, 6471 N.C. 73 in Denver, for rising 2nd-8th graders. Preregistration cost is $85 and $95 the day of camp. For more information, contact Coach Chip Ashley at (704) 718-5136 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apple pie sale
The Lincoln County Extension and Community Association will sell fried apple pies today through Aug. 16 for $2 apiece in the demonstration kitchen on the first floor of the Citizens Center in Lincolnton. Pies will be available starting 1 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Aug. 16. Walk-ins will be limited to 5 pies or less. For large orders, call (704) 736-8464 starting 9 a.m. today.
East Lincoln High School will host a women’s golf practice 2-4 p.m. today through Aug. 15 at Cowan’s Ford Country Club, 761 Club Dr. in Stanley.
Davis Chapel AME Zion Church, 5494 Hope Rd. in Vale, will host “The Spirits of Hope” worship event at 3:30 p.m.
El Shaddai Church, 4953 E. N.C. 27 in Iron Station, will host a 4 p.m. worship service with guest speaker Evangelist Glady Woodward.
Middle Cross Baptist Church, 3474 Crouse Sch. Rd. in Crouse, will host “Investigation Destination” VBS 6:30 p.m. nightly today through Aug. 16 for ages 5 and up. A light meal will be served each night. For more information, call (704) 745-6307.
Crouse community project
The Crouse Community History and Photo Project will host Daniel W. Barefoot, local historian and author and magician, at the group’s meeting 4 p.m. at Crouse UMC, 3311 Crouse School Rd. in Crouse.
Theatre Guild play
The Lincoln Theatre Guild and Gale S. Elmore, CPA, will present “Steel Magnolias” Aug. 16-18 and 23-25 at the Lincoln Cultural Center in Lincolnton. To purchase tickets, visit the Cultural Center or lincolntheatreguild.com.
Wine & Art Fest
Organizers of the Lovable Lincolnton Wine & Art Fest are seeking artisans and food vendors for festival Oct. 12 in downtown Lincolnton. A limited number of slots are still available for wineries. For more information and to complete a vendor application, visit www.LLwineweekend.org.
Old Towne Carolers of Lincolnton is looking for a cappella singers filled with holiday spirit to play professional gigs from Thanksgiving through Christmas Eve. Individuals must be mobile enough to stroll city streets, shopping malls and private parties in Victorian costume. The group will meet eight weeks starting in October in Lincolnton. For more information, call Sandy Eldridge at (704) 408-1418.