Eastern Wake: Community

Club notes: Oct. 26

Spaghetti plate sale

The Wendell Masonic Lodge will hold its annual spaghetti lunch and dinner sale from 11 a.m-6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11, at the lodge, 27 N. Main St., Wendell. Cost is $5 per plate. Meals can be taken out or eaten in at the lodge. There is parking behind the building. Proceeds from the event benefit the Masonic Home for Children in Oxford. Advance tickets are avalable at Western Auto on Wendell Boulevard. Call Ray Burch at 919-266-6032 for more information.

Zebulon Rotary Spelling Bee

The Zebulon Rotary Club will host a spelling bee fundraiser from 6:30-8 p.m., Nov. 10, at the Rotary/Woman’s Club building, 405 W. Sycamore St, Zebulon. The event will be held in honor of the late Barrie Davis, who was a fellow Rotarian. A team of four players costs $100. Teams can also buy their way back into the tournament for $20 if they mispell a word. Participation is open to students and adults. Proceeds will benefit a town beautification project. To register, see any Rotary Club member.

Zebulon Lions

▪ The Zebulon Lions Auxiliary will host its annual craft fair from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Lions Club building, 118 E. Lee St., Zebulon. Every available vendor booth has been reserved, so club members expect a wide variety of homemade crafts to be available for purchase just in time for the holidays.

▪ The Zebulon Lions Club will host a spaghetti supper from 5-8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 18, at the Lions Club building. Cost is $8 for all you can eat. Visitors can eat in or take out.

Brunswick stew sale

The Dragon Slayers Motorcycle Club will host a Brunswick stew sale Saturday, Nov. 12, beginning at 9:30 a.m. The event will be held at the IGA on Wendell Boulevard. Stew is $7 per quart. Proceeds benefit the Firefighters Assisting Armed Forces Families organization. For more information, email aharbour@nc.rr.com.

Two Green Thumbs Garden Club

The Two Green Thumbs Garden Club of Knightdale meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month from September through May at Knightdale Baptist Church, 15 Main St. Visitors are welcome. For details, call 919-217-8076.

Perennial Garden Club

The Perennial Garden Club meets the second Monday of each month at Covenant Presbyterian Church. Social time begins at 6:30 with a program beginning at 7 p.m. The club offers programs regarding gardening, birds and other aspects of nature. The club is actively involved in community service projects. For more information, call 919-365-6866.

Wendell Lions Club

The Wendell Lions Club now meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 700 Lions Club Road, Wendell.

The group is currently taking reservations for its Saturday, Nov. 19, craft show. For information, call 919-626-0092.

Knightdale American Legion

Knightdale American Legion Post 529 is now meeting on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Knightdale Chamber of Commerce.

Wendell Rotary Club

The Wendell Rotary Club meets at noon every Tuesday at the Wendell Country Club, 180 Jake May Drive, Wendell. For details, go to wendell.rotaryclub.pro.

Cub Scouts

▪  Cub Scout Pack 515 meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at St. Eugene Catholic Church, 608 Lions Club Road, Wendell. Rising first- through fifth-grade students are welcome to join and participate in the Scouts’ activities. For details, go to pack515.wordpress.com.

▪  Cub Scout Pack 522 of Zebulon meets at 7 p.m. Monday nights at Zebulon Baptist Church, 400 N. Arendell Ave., Zebulon. Visit cubscoutpack522.weebly.com for more information.

Boy Scouts

Boy Scouts of America Troop 365 meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays. The group is chartered by Knightdale United Methodist Church.

Rising sixth-graders who are at least 10 1/2 years old are welcome. For details, including meeting locations, go to sites.google.com/site/troop365nc.

Wendell American Legion

Post 148 Wendell of the American Legion meets at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month at 5100 Wendell Blvd. Veterans are welcome. For details, go to NCLegion.org.

Steel Magnolias Garden Club

Steel Magnolias Garden Club meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month, from September through May, at Zebulon United Methodist Church, W. 121 Gannon Ave., Zebulon. Guests are welcome. Contact 919-269-6514.

Little River Historical Society

The Little River Historical Society meets at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month in the fellowship hall of Zebulon United Methodist Church, 121 W. Gannon Ave., Zebulon. The group focuses on the history of the eastern Wake County area.

Eastern Wake Sons of Confederate Veterans

The Col. Henry Burgwyn/Eastern Wake Sons of Confederate Veterans meets at 6:30 p.m. for a meal and 7:15 p.m. for the program on the third Tuesday of each month at Boulevard Pizza, 2925 Wendell Blvd., Wendell. Visitors are welcome. Call 919-365-5206 for information.


The 5 County Beekeepers Association meets at 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Bennett Bunn Plantation, 1915 Old Bunn Road, Zebulon. The group welcomes new members. For more information, visit 5cba.org or call 919-626-2930.

Wendell Woman’s Club

The Wendell Woman’s Club meets at noon on the third Wednesday of each month at 10 Cypress St. For details, go to wendellwomensclub.org.

Wendell Historical Society

The Wendell Historical Society hosts tours of historic homes, auctions, book signings and fundraising events throughout the year. For details and the meeting schedule, go to wendellhistory.com or call Carol Hinnant 919-365-3228.

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