Wednesday, April 21, 2021

April, 2021

Purple Up! Day

Purple Up! Day

Friday is being recognized as Purple Up! Day to recognize students in the Wayne County Public Schools and honor their parents who serve at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base.  Rresidents are asked to show their support by wearing purple and decorating homes and businesses with purple to honor military children.

Mass Vaccination Clinic

Mass Vaccination Clinic

Wayne UNC Health Care is holding a mass vaccination clinic on Friday at the County Fairgrounds.  The clinic will be from 9 AM to 2 PM inside a building at the Fairgrounds located at 2801 US 117 in Dudley. Follow the signs when you get to the fairgrounds. Registration is not required but suggested by…

Red Cross Bloodmobile

Red Cross Bloodmobile

Your car can’t run on empty. Neither can hospital blood banks. This April, the American Red Cross is teaming up with INDYCAR® to help refuel the blood supply and is offering a chance to win a VIP trip for four to the 2022 Indianapolis 500® to those who come to donate. And there’s more! Presenting…

Arts Council of Wayne County Hosts WCC Fine Arts Show

Arts Council of Wayne County Hosts WCC Fine Arts Show

Wayne Community College’s Fine Arts – Student Show The work of Wayne Community College’s fine arts students will be on display April 16th through May 21st. The location for the exhibit will be the Arts Council of Wayne County, 102 N. John Street in Downtown Goldsboro. Join us for the opening reception April 16th starting…

HS Football Playoff 1st Round Broadcast

HS Football Playoff 1st Round Broadcast

The brackets are set and WGBR will be there to bring you all the action of the First Round of the NCHSAA Playoffs.  This Friday’s Matthews Motors High School Game of the Week pits the Rosewood Eagles up against the Panthers of Northside-Pinetown.  Pre-game show begins at 6:45 PM and Kick-off is set for 7:00…

Greater Goldsboro Road Run – Run For a Child

Greater Goldsboro Road Run – Run For a Child

42nd Annual 1-mile fun run/walk, 5K run/walk, and 10K run. Fundraiser to help support our purpose at Sunrise Kiwanis of assisting the children and youth of our community. The funds generated from event sponsorships and participants go toward financial support for over 20 local organizations that assist the needy children and youth of Wayne County.…

Book-Reading Event At Wayne Co. Museum

Book-Reading Event At Wayne Co. Museum

This free youth book-reading event is part of the Museum’s current exhibit “Fighting for Freedom” which explores the history of the 135th USCT, a Goldsboro regiment of Black soldiers in the Civil War. At 1 pm we will have an in-person reading event for children and adults of the book “Where Eagles Come From”, written…

Golden K Kiwanis Club

Golden K Kiwanis Club

The Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet Tuesday April 20 at 10 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall of Daniels Memorial Church at 2802 East Ash Street. The guest speaker will be Sissy Lee-Elmore Executive Director of the WATCH program.

Seymour Johnson Toastmasters Online Meeting

Seymour Johnson Toastmasters Online Meeting

Our club is open to the public and currently meets 100% online via Zoom. Toastmasters can help you become a better speaker and presenter, develop your leadership skills, communicate with confidence, and listen effectively. Learn these skills and more in a supportive, self-paced, fun atmosphere. We love visitors! Currently, we host virtual meetings 1st Weds…

Knowledge At Noon Luncheon

Knowledge At Noon Luncheon

Health Care Luncheon with Keynote Speaker Dr. Jessie Tucker, President and CEO of Wayne UNC Health Care. $25 for Chamber Members $35 for Non-Members  

Red Cross Bloodmobile

Red Cross Bloodmobile

Your car can’t run on empty. Neither can hospital blood banks. This April, the American Red Cross is teaming up with INDYCAR® to help refuel the blood supply and is offering a chance to win a VIP trip for four to the 2022 Indianapolis 500® to those who come to donate. And there’s more! Presenting…

Dillard Academy Charter School Kindergarten Registration

Dillard Academy Charter School Kindergarten Registration

Dillard Academy Charter School, 504 W. Elm St., Goldsboro, NC, will hold its kindergarten registration on Friday, April 23, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please call the school to schedule an appointment by Thursday, April 22, 2021 @ 919-581-0128. Registration Requirements: Child must be 5 on or before August 31, 2021 Must have…

Red Cross Bloodmobile

Red Cross Bloodmobile

Your car can’t run on empty. Neither can hospital blood banks. This April, the American Red Cross is teaming up with INDYCAR® to help refuel the blood supply and is offering a chance to win a VIP trip for four to the 2022 Indianapolis 500® to those who come to donate. And there’s more! Presenting…

Founders Cup Golf Tournament

Founders Cup Golf Tournament

To benefit the United Way of Wayne County Walnut Creek Country Club – Goldsboro Registration for 4-player teams and individuals available. $400 foursome | $125 individual Raffles, Giveaways and Prizes! Contact: ashlee@unitedwayne.org or 919-735-3591  

12th Annual Career Fair

12th Annual Career Fair

Make plans to participate and help us guide tomorrow’s workforce TODAY! This year’s event will be held virtually on Tuesday, April 27th from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. All 8th grade students as well as those 9-12 grade students that are enrolled in a Career & Technical Education class will be attending the virtual event. The…

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