Community Calender for the week of November 7, 2018

Church plans yard sale fundraiser

PRINCETON — The Betty Massey Circle and the youth at Hephzibah Baptist Church located at 4633 US 70 E. will have a yard sale and bake sale from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 10. All money raised will be used for mission projects and youth activities. For more information, call 919-965-5886 or visit

Craft, vendor fair scheduled

SMITHFIELD — Pisgah Baptist Church, 3689 N.C. 210, will have a craft and vendor fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 with vendors, handmade crafts and food such as Boston butts, homemade soups and Brunswick stew for sale. All proceeds will go to Kristy Brisson and her children. For more information, call 919-934-8048.

Arms Around Selma set for Nov. 17

SELMA — The Arms Around Selma community cleanup day will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17 with volunteers meeting in the parking lot of Selma Elementary School located at 311 W. Richardson St.

Organizers are also holding a human resources class to help job-seekers, including those with criminal records. The free class will include tips on resume-writing, interviewing and business dress and is planned from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 17 at Selma Tabernacle, 206 E. Anderson St. For more information, call Sammy Evans at 919-631-0702.

Gingerbread house festival slated

SMITHFIELD — The Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield will accept entries for its seventh annual Gingerbread House Festival during business hours from Monday, Dec. 3 through 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6.

Categories include family, for parents with children up to age 5, junior for ages 6 – 8, youth for ages 9 – 12, teen for ages 13 – 17 and adult for ages 18 and up. For more information, call Katie Barbour at 919-934-8146, option 3.

COMMUNITY CALENDAR listings are published free of charge as a public service of the Johnstonian News. The submission deadline is noon Monday for each Wednesday’s edition. Email listings to with “Community Calendar” in the subject line.

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