Fayetteville Rose Society: Meeting is today,10 a.m., in Room 104, Lafayette Hall, FTCC. American Rose Society Carolina District director Don Myers will speak.
Maxwell Road ‘Endless’ Yard Sale: Today, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. at 2105 Wade-Stedman Road. Rent space for $20. Bethany Historical Society will offer breakfast, lunch, barbecue sauce and cookbooks for sale. 624-2140 or 391-2653
Robeson County Planetarium Shows: Tuesday-Wednesday,10 a.m. and 2 p.m., at Exploration Station, 211 E. 1st St., Lumberton. Topic is Total Eclipse, with an emphasis on the Aug. 21 solar eclipse. Free. For information and reservations, call 671-6000, ext. 3381.
Wine and Whimsy: Thursday, 6-8 p.m., Cape Fear Botanical Garden. Release your inner artist. Materials and instruction provided. Snacks and beverages must be purchased on site. Cost is $20 for members, $25 for nonmembers. Must be 16 or older. Seats are limited, register at 486-0221.
Cruise-In at Mac’s: Friday, 5-8 p.m., Mac’s Breakfast Anytime, Aberdeen. Classic cars, 50/50 raffle, door prizes, music. Proceeds benefit local charities. sandhillsclassicstreetrods.com or 910-639-1494
Community Forum: Aug. 19, noon-4 p.m., Cliffdale Library meeting room, 6882 Cliffdale Road. Contact Tannelaine Wilson at 704-449-9175; on Facebook: A Day of Action.
Sandhills Purple Heart Dinner: Aug. 19, 5 p.m., Crown Complex Expo Center. Purple Heart recipients and Gold Star mothers will be honored. Advance tickets are $25 per person. Sponsorships available; donations welcome. For information and tickets, visit sandhillsphdinner.com or call 919-810-1383. Tickets are also available at the Crown Box Office or capefeartix.com.
Southern Soiree: Aug. 19, 7 p.m., Highland Country Club. Presented by Fayetteville Urban Ministry, Inc. Silent auction, beer, wine, hors d’oeuvres; keynote speaker is Sterling K. Brown. $85 per person, $140 per couple. Sponsorships available. Call 483-5944 or email [email protected]
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