BBQ and Chicken plate
Poplar Springs A.M.E Zion Church will host a BBQ and Chicken plate sale from 11 a.m.–5 p.m. and again on Aug. 23 from 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Dine in or carry out. Plates include Tasty Chop BBQ or Chicken, baked beans, slaw and roll and dessert. Donations are $10. For more information, call (704) 735 – 0960
Daniels Lutheran Church, 3170 Reepsville Road in Lincolnton, will host a country breakfast, open to the public from 7-10 a.m. A $6 donation is suggested to benefit the church building fund.
Ken Turner & Valor III, The Childers Family, and Carroll Cooke & Determined will be in concert at Living Word Ministries of Lake Norman – 1062 Hwy 16 South in Stanley. The singing will begin at 6:00 pm. Free admission, but freewill offering will be received. For more information, please call (704) 618-9762.
Gospel singing with the Easter Brothers and the Easter Family will be at Charity Baptist Church at 113 Charity Church Road in Lawndale, beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, please call (704) 466 – 8774.
Fundraiser / yard sale
St. James A.M.E Zion Church at 501 South D Street in Maiden will host a fundraiser / yard sale beginning at 8 a.m. $5 fish sandwiches, $1.50 hot dogs, $1 drinks and $8 fish plates including baked beans, cole slaw, bread and a dessert. Rain or Shine. For more information, please call (828) 994 – 1149.
Hulls Grove Baptist Church – North at 270 Car Farm Road in Lincolnton will host a Community C.A.R.E Carnival from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. There will be games for kids, door prizes, a live gospel band and free hot dogs. For more information, please call (704) 732 – 1191.
Special music celebration
Emmanuel Lutheran Church on East Main Street will host a special music celebration beginning a 6 p.m. followed by an ice cream social.
Hintons Memorial United Methodist Church will have Homecoming services, beginning at 3 p.m. For more information, please call (704) 732 – 0931.
Gilbert family reunion
The Gilbert Family Reunion will be at BethpHage Lutheran Church at 3440 Hwy 182 in Lincolnton. Covered dish lunch begins at 1 p.m. For more information, please call (704) 735 – 4358.
Ice cream social
An old fashioned ice cream social will be held at Salem Lutheran and United Church of Christ at 3410 Startown Road in Lincolnton beginning at 3 p.m. Homemade ice cream will be served in handmade pottery bowls, donated by area potters. Donation is $10. All proceeds go to the Christian Ministry Soup Kitchen For more information, please call (828) 244 – 9591.