“Peer to Peer,” a 10-week class for adults with mental illness, will begin Sept. 6 at Pathways to Life, 1420 S. Pollock St., Selma. The class will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays. To attend, call 919-817-6294.
A car show to benefit Hopes N Dreams is scheduled from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at 6114 U.S. 301 South, Four Oaks. Registration opens at 10 a.m. The cost to enter a vehicle is $20; vendor space is $20 a booth, plus a percentage of sales. The show will present a host of awards. For more information, call Dale Bender at 919-618-3537 or Jennifer Grimm at 919-618-3470.
Here are upcoming blood drives in Johnston County:
Benson – noon-4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Hodges Chapel Church, 780 Hodges Chapel Road.
Clayton – 2-6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at Baptist Center Church, 2163 Ranch Road.
Micro – 2-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, at 102 E. Main St.
Selma – 2-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, at the Selma Masonic Lodge 320, 405 N. Pollock St.
Selma – 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Branch Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 7438 N.C. 96 North.
Smithfield – 3-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, at Johnston County Correctional Institution, 2465 U.S. 70 West.
The Democratic Women and Men of Johnston County will gather at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, on the front steps of the courthouse in Smithfield to celebrate the 96th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment. Those attending are encouraged to dress in their favorite hat or style of clothing from the last 96 years. After a photo, the group will have dessert at nearby Gotham’s Deli.