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Community Calendar: Lions Club broom sale set for Saturday

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Lions Club broom sale set for Saturday

PINE LEVEL — The Pine Level Lions Club will be selling brooms at Town Market in Pine Level from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 6.

Brooms are manufactured by Industries for the Blind in Greensboro. Both flat brooms and heavy-duty patio brooms will be available.

All proceeds go to the North Carolina Lions Sight First Program that helps supply eye exams, new and used eyeglasses, screening programs, white canes, Braille reading materials and other services for the visually impaired.

Hospital plans 5K, 10K race

SMITHFIELD — The Champions 5K/10K race will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 13 at Johnston Health Smithfield’s main entrance, 628 N. Eighth St. N. Proceeds will benefit the Johnston Health Foundation’s Heart Fund and Healthy Kids Fund.

To register, visit For more information, call Amanda Johnson at 919-938-7348 or email

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.