The Durham Arts Council will host Local Color, a fundraiser for Arts for Life’s programs at Duke Children’s Hospital, from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at 120 Morris St., Durham. There will be artwork by local students, live entertainment, an auction and local food. Tickets cost $40. artsforlifenc.org/localcolor.
Great Clips fundraisers
Great Clips will donate 10 percent of proceeds to local schools on Saturday, Sept. 6, Sunday, Sept. 7, Saturday, Sept. 13, and Sunday, Sept. 14.
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Great Clips at Hampton Poine in Hillsborough will raise money for Cameron Park Elementary School in Hillsborough. Great Clips at Carrboro Plaza will raise money for Carrboro Elementary School. Great Clips at Meadowmont in Chapel Hill will raies money for Rashkis Elementary School in Durham. Great Clips at New Hope Commons in Durham will raise money for Forest View Elementary School in Durham.
Performance Golf Classic
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce’s Performance Golf Classic fundraiser for the Partnership for a Sustainable Community will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at Governors Club, 11000 Governors Drive, Chapel Hill. Registration for chamber members costs $135 each or $525 for four. Registration for non-members costs $160 each or $600 for four. carolinachamber.org.
Goathouse Refuge fundraiser
A luau-themed party and silent auction will raise money for the Goathouse Refuge of Pittsboro from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at Camp Royall, 250 Bill Ash Road, Moncure. Register for $10, including dinner and beverages, by Saturday, Sept. 6. 919-542-6815, goathouserefuge.org.
Not So Normal 5K + Weekend
Not So Normal 5K + Weekend events will be from Friday, Sept. 12, through Sunday, Sept. 14. There will be parties for kids, babysitting, restaurant specials, comedy and music, a 5K race and family activities. Registration costs $25 and proceeds will be donated to The ArtsCenter and the N.C. Children’s Hospital. Admission is free for ages 8 and younger. Donations of books and canned goods will be accepted for Book Harvest, PORCH and TABLE. notsonormal5k.com.
‘Freddie for a Day’
Local musicians will play at the “Freddie for a Day: The Songs of Queen” benefit for Planned Parenthood and the Mercury Phoenix Trust at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at Chapel Hill Underground, 157 E. Rosemary St. A donation of $10 is recommended.
Healing Hands for Arthritis
Massage Envy Spa will raise money for the Arthritis Foundation during the fourth annual Healing Hands for Arthritis event on Wednesday, Sept. 17. Participating spas will donate $10 from every one-hour massage or facial to the foundation. massageenvy.com.
First in Fight
The League of Upper Extremity Wrestling Women of Durham will raise money for Durham First in Families with an arm wrestling competition at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at The Social, 1007 W. Main St., Durham. All donations go directly to Durham First in Families to support services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. gofundme.com/LUEWWDFirstInFight.
Food Truck Rodeo
Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels will sponsor its third annual Food Truck Rodeo from 5-8 p.m. at Carrboro Town Commons, 301 W. Main St. There will be a raffle and bake sale, and 10 percent of the cost of food trucks’ meals will be donated to Meals on Wheels.
Cornucopia Cancer Support Center Golf Tourney
The 10th annual Cornucopia Cancer Support Center Golf Tourney will be Monday, Sept. 29. Registration costs $130 before Aug. 1. Registration after Aug. 1 costs $155. cancersupport4u.org.