Thursday, September 24, 2020

October, 2020

The Taste of Wayne Re-Imagined

The Taste of Wayne Re-Imagined

The tradition of the Taste of Wayne County continues despite COVID-19. 30 Restaurants from all over the county have committed to support United Way of Wayne County and this year’s Taste with discounts compiled in a coupon booklet. Passport Booklet are only $15 with over $250 in savings. United Way of Wayne County is also…

Economic Outlook NC State Treasurer Dale Folwell

Economic Outlook NC State Treasurer Dale Folwell

As you are aware, there is growing concern that the economic slowdown due to the state’s COVID-19 pandemic response will continue to impact businesses across the state. Not only does this cause job loss but reduces business, occupancy and sales tax revenue that governments depend on. As chairman of the Local Government Commission, Treasurer Folwell…

Candidate Forum

Candidate Forum

Candidates from 28 contested and uncontested races that affect Wayne County have been invited to participate in the ZOOM forum. Registration is required for candidates and the public interested in watching the forum. Click here for more details.    

Pirate’s Treasure

Pirate’s Treasure

*Pirate’s Treasure Sunday, Oct. 4th, 3pm Discover your navigation skills and put them to the test. We will be learning how to use a map and a compass to find some pirates treasure. Supplies are limited to please call to reserve your spot, 919-778-6234. Meet in the Lake Parking Lot.

Downtown Ghost Tour

Downtown Ghost Tour

Visit Goldsboro, the travel and tourism department for Goldsboro-Wayne County, is relaunching its Totally Fly Ghost Tours just in time for the fall season. The tours will take place on Fridays starting October 9 and will alternate each week between historic Downtown Goldsboro and the Goldsborough Bridge Battlefield site. Tours are from 7-9 p.m. and…

Birdwatching Walk

Birdwatching Walk

Birdwatching walk Saturday, October 10th, 9:00am Take a guided walk as we quietly search for and discuss fall birds. Participants are encouraged to bring binoculars if they have them, the park will not be providing binoculars. This program will feature an easy 1-mile hike, please bring comfortable walking shoes. Meet at the Visitor Center.

Fall Colors

Fall Colors

Fall colors Sunday, October 11th, 3:00pm Why do some trees lose their leaves and others keep them? Join us as we look at the fall colors and discuss what makes them change. This program will feature an easy 1-mile hike, please bring comfortable walking shoes. Meet at the Picnic Shelter.

Early Voting Begins Today

Early Voting Begins Today

Early Voting is underway today at these locations: Maxwell Center 3114 Wayne Memorial Dr. Goldsboro, NC Wayne County Public Library 1001 E. Ash St. Goldsboro, NC Bear Creek Missionary Baptist Association 1800 S. Slocumb St. Goldsboro, NC Mount Olive Train Depot 110 W. Main St. Mount Olive, NC Pikeville Harmony Lodge #340 108 SW Railroad…

Early Voting Today

Early Voting Today

Early Voting is underway today at these locations: Maxwell Center 3114 Wayne Memorial Dr. Goldsboro, NC Wayne County Public Library 1001 E. Ash St. Goldsboro, NC Bear Creek Missionary Baptist Association 1800 S. Slocumb St. Goldsboro, NC Mount Olive Train Depot 110 W. Main St. Mount Olive, NC Pikeville Harmony Lodge #340 108 SW Railroad…

Downtown Ghost Tour

Downtown Ghost Tour

Visit Goldsboro, the travel and tourism department for Goldsboro-Wayne County, is relaunching its Totally Fly Ghost Tours just in time for the fall season. The tours will take place on Fridays starting October 9 and will alternate each week between historic Downtown Goldsboro and the Goldsborough Bridge Battlefield site. Tours are from 7-9 p.m. and…

Early Voting Today

Early Voting Today

Early Voting is underway today at these locations: Maxwell Center 3114 Wayne Memorial Dr. Goldsboro, NC Wayne County Public Library 1001 E. Ash St. Goldsboro, NC Bear Creek Missionary Baptist Association 1800 S. Slocumb St. Goldsboro, NC Mount Olive Train Depot 110 W. Main St. Mount Olive, NC Pikeville Harmony Lodge #340 108 SW Railroad…

Creepy Critter Night Hike

Creepy Critter Night Hike

Creepy Critter Night Hike Saturday, Oct. 17th, 7pm Wooo is roaming around in the dark? Join us for a night hike where we’ll learn about some local nocturnal animals – the scary and not so scary ones. Meet in the Lake Parking Lot.

Early Voting Today

Early Voting Today

Early Voting is underway today at these locations: Maxwell Center 3114 Wayne Memorial Dr. Goldsboro, NC Wayne County Public Library 1001 E. Ash St. Goldsboro, NC Bear Creek Missionary Baptist Association 1800 S. Slocumb St. Goldsboro, NC Mount Olive Train Depot 110 W. Main St. Mount Olive, NC Pikeville Harmony Lodge #340 108 SW Railroad…

Halloween Campfire

Halloween Campfire

Halloween Campfire Sunday, Oct. 18th, 6pm What do we think of when we think Halloween? Pumpkins, Bats, Spiders, Snakes…a lot of things we can find outside! Come out to the park for some seasonal fun as we learn about a few of our favorite Halloween topics while enjoying the warmth of a campfire.  Meet at…

Early Voting Today

Early Voting Today

Early Voting is underway today at these locations: Maxwell Center 3114 Wayne Memorial Dr. Goldsboro, NC Wayne County Public Library 1001 E. Ash St. Goldsboro, NC Bear Creek Missionary Baptist Association 1800 S. Slocumb St. Goldsboro, NC Mount Olive Train Depot 110 W. Main St. Mount Olive, NC Pikeville Harmony Lodge #340 108 SW Railroad…

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