Garner: Community

Club Notes: Jan. 18

Garner Lions Club

Optimist Club barbecue

The Garner Optimist Club will host its annual homemade barbecue from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at 2110 Vandora Springs Road, Garner. Plates are $8 and include a choice of barbecue pork or chicken, with boiled potatoes, cole slaw and hush puppies. There will also be a concurrent bake sale by the Junior Optimist Club.

Beekeepers Association

The Johnston County Beekeepers Association will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19, at the Johnston County Agricultural Center, 2736 N.C. 210, Smithfield. For details, go to